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House Speaker Paul Ryan, R-Wisconsin speaks during the National Catholic Prayer Breakfast May

Demonstrators gather outside the Organization of American States building in Washington Jan. 11, as diplomats and an array of officials from the three ...

House members introduce bipartisan measure to ban abortions at 20 weeks

Ikea insight for Catholics: When home doesn't feel like home

Massachusetts Sen. Elizabeth Warren speaks at an "organizing event" held at a bowling

French evangelicals face backlash at home after success of Trump and Bolsonaro abroad

Guadalupe and the future of our common home

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Franciscan Fr. Richard Rohr speaks to a full house at Catholic Theological Union in Chicago Dec. 7 to kick off a two-day symposium on Thomas Merton.

Pages and protection: A first step in bringing clergy sex abuse secrets to light

Members of the Call to Action group in Lincoln, Nebraska, sing in a prayer

President Donald Trump is seen at the White House in Washington Aug. 14, 2017. (CNS/Jonathan Ernst, Reuters)

A weekend at Cape Cod shows glimpses of a future church

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Catholic activists meet on the lawn of the Capitol to call for justice for immigrants during a National Catholic Day of Action with Dreamers rally on Feb.

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President Trump, largely surrounded by evangelical leaders, holds up an executive order that he signed during a National Day of Prayer event in the Rose ...

A demonstrator holds up a sign with a passage from Pope Francis' encyclical "Laudato Si', on Care for Our Common Home" during a protest Oct. 4 outside the ...


First responders and residents walk amid debris and destroyed homes Oct. 11 after Hurricane Michael swept through Mexico Beach, Florida.

FBI Director Robert Mueller in the Oval Office of the White House, July 20, 2012 (Wikimedia Commons/White House/Pete Souza)

Pope Francis makes the shape of a heart as he visits Casa Hogar el Buen Samaritano (Good Samaritan Home) in Panama City Jan. 27.

A woman holds a sign in protest during Mass July 25 at the cathedral in Santiago. Chile's bishops resigned en mass in May after revelations of sexual abuse ...

Ismael Perez Acosta stands on the porch of his damaged home Oct. 23 in Lares, Puerto Rico, more than one month after Hurricane Maria devastated the island.

Former Notre Dame football coach Lou Holtz offers a faith pep-talk during a Catholics Come Home commercial. The 30-second spots will air through Jan.

Crystal Cathedral, home to the 'Hour of Power,' transforms into Catholic seat

Residents look at a collapsed house Sept. 12 after Hurricane Irma passed the area in Vilano Beach, Florida. (CNS/Chris Wattie, Reuters)

The Maiduguri Diocese camp for internally displaced persons houses about 500 Catholics who are sheltering from persecution by Boko Haram militants.

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North Carolina 'Church in Exile' battles restorationists

Sister-run home shelters deportees from US, renews spirits

People gather outside St. Peter's Catholic Chaplaincy in Enugu, Nigeria. (Festus Iyorah

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Philadelphia to sell nursing homes to help stabilize church finances

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In response to those who were asking me about my description of the National Catholic Reporter offices as a "mansion," I'm posting a picture or two that I ...

Confessions of an 'in-between' Catholic

Pope Francis gives his annual pre-Christmas speech to officials of the Roman Curia and

A firefighter inspects a burning home during a wind-driven wildfire Dec. 5 in Ventura, California. (CNS/Mike Blake, Reuters)

Long-time Dolores Mission parishioner Rita Chairez, left, works in restorative justice, investing much of her time visiting persons in prison.

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Where can you go in America and avoid the symbol of the heart? On Valentine's

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A large banner on San Francisco's St. Ignatius Church declares the parish's status as a

... Care Center at Providence Health System in northeast Washington Sept. 18, 2015. The hospital is slated to be closed in mid-December. (CNS photo/ Catholic ...

For real change, we must get at four roots deeper than church structures

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The congressionally mandated Fourth National Climate Assessment, released Nov. 23 by the White House, projects that climate ...

Faith is passed on at home, pope tells parents at baptism

Bodies of people allegedly killed by Islamic State militants are seen on the floor of a morgue in late February in Douma, Syria. The U.S. House Nov.

Worshipers gather at the Roman Catholic Church of the Sacred Heart of Jesus in Samara,

Demonstrators in Washington protest the Trump administration's immigration policy during a national day of action called

A Butte County Sheriff deputy surveys a home Nov. 11 that was destroyed by the

A paranormal team will peform a purported exorcism on live television Oct. 30 in this Bel-Nor neighborhood in St. Louis. The St. Louis archdiocese has ...

A couple walks near the Roman Catholic cathedral of the diocese of Speyer, Germany. (Wikimedia Commons/Sundar1)

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Spring Hill College in Mobile, Alabama, is teaming up with Wilmer Hall Children's Home

The Long Road Home

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The headquarters of the Catholic Bishops' Conference of India in New Delhi (John Mathew

Editorial: National Catholic journals unite: 'Capital punishment must end' We, the editors of four Catholic journals — America, National Catholic Register, ...

Some of the writer's candidates for women suited to serve in the College of Cardinals. Top row: Linda Hogan (NCR photo/Joshua J. McElwee); Agnes Brazal (GSR ...

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From left, Carlos Pereyra, Franciscan Fr. Phillip Ley, Fernando Andino and Marvin Bac at Posada Guadalupe, a house in San Antonio for asylum-seeking young ...

Animosity, attacks against LGBT Catholics create 'toxic atmosphere'

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Theology en la Plaza

Priests gather for morning prayer June 28 during the assembly of the Association of U.S. Catholic

The Australian court has approved house arrest of Archbishop Wilson, who had been found guilty by an Australian court ...

Can Fr. James Martin's bridge hold up?

At the White House Dec. 11, President Donald Trump signs into law the Iraq and Syria Genocide Relief and Accountability Act of 2018, which will provide ...

The White House in Washington. (CNS photo/Tyler Orsburn)

Exclusive: Cupich says bishops must cede authority, allow lay oversight of accusations

Latinos could transform faith's role in US politics

Wind turbines are seen in Iowa in August 2017. (Wikimedia Commons/Tony Webster

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Book tells Nebraska's Catholic horror story

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... his ceremonial oath during his Oct. 8 public swearing-in with retired Justice Anthony Kennedy in the East Room of the White House. The Catholic judge ...

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Archbishop John Nienstedt is pictured in a May 12, 2015 photo. (CNS/Dave Hrbacek, The Catholic Spirit)

New Ways Ministry sees 'hope and frustration' for LGBT Catholics

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Guests play in the pool of Villa Herodian, a home in the West Bank settlement of Tekoa that was formerly listed on Airbnb. (Noam Feiner/Lewis Weinger)

Detail of Page 20 of National Catholic Reporter issue date June 7, 1985, jump page of Jason Berry's article "Pedophile priest: study in inept church ...

Mercy, globetrotting and our global home: recapping Francis' third year as pope