Associate Justice Antonin Scalia, 79, the outspoken leader of the Supreme Court’s conservative bloc, was found dead at a Texas ranch Saturday morning.
At the request of Pope Francis, the Vatican has decreed that the Holy Thursday foot-washing will be open to women and girls.
NCR Editorial Staff: President Barack Obama has put in motion a set of initiatives for upgrading our nuclear arsenals that, if implemented, would harm a generation of the world's citizens.
Ciudad Juárez, Mexico -- a city notorious for a recent four-year battle among local cartels, resulting in more than 10,000 killings -- will host Pope Francis Feb. 17.
Fueled by campus unrest with its own historical role in slavery, the Jesuit school plans to establish a new research center and department of African American Studies.
The Field Hospital: Chicago Catholics prepare for parish closings; Fake priest fleeces LA parishes; Ministry for gay and lesbian Catholics profiled in video series
The Field Hospital: Ark. parishes to pair up with Lebanon parishes to resettle refugees; How a pastor's coming out impacts his parish; and a Ky. parish communicates via app.
Conversations with Sr. Camille: Cody McCone prays for a Third Vatican Council, and shares a humorous reason for praying frequently to Sts. Anthony and Jude.
Making a Difference: Thousands braved the elements to witness to the dignity of unborn human life, and to protest the gravely immoral practice of abortion.