NCR Today: For almost 150 years the Dominican Sisters of St. Catherine of Siena-Iraq (Dominican Sisters) have served the Iraqi Christian community.
NCR Today: Pope replaces Vatican ambassador Vigano; Cardinal Dolan reflects on Iraq trip; Sisters help children with autism in Vietnam; Shakespeare play to be performed at Vatican
Cardinal Timothy Dolan and Bishop William Murphy sat down with NCR while still in Erbil, Iraq, for a brief reflection on the visit.
NCR Today: After fleeing the Islamic State, Christians sheltered in Iraqi Kurdistan still face daily challenges.
NCR Today: NCR's Tom Gallagher reports after his first full day on the ground in northern Iraq.
NCR Today: New York Cardinal Timothy Dolan, chair of Catholic Near East Welfare Association, is traveling to Iraqi Kurdistan this week.
Rome: "How do you say the truth without wounding mercy? How do you be merciful without omitting the truth?"
NCR Today: As Obama's presidency is in its final year, his foreign policy strategy has become apparent; he is a sober realist.
U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry said that atrocities carried out by the Islamic State group against Yezidis, Christians and other minorities were genocide.
After fleeing their home countries because of war, people from Iraq and Syria find refuge but no legal status as they shelter in Lebanese refugee camps and substandard housing situations.