Saints Next Door

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On Holy Thursday, Pope Francis prayed for the dead as well as for the priests, doctors and nurses who he said represented the "saints next door" during the coronavirus pandemic. Over the next months, National Catholic Reporter and Global Sisters Report will be bringing the stories of Catholics in this crisis: those who have died, but also those whose service brings hope. To submit names of people for consideration for this series, please send a note to

Read NCR's Saints Next Door stories here.

Dominican brings compassion, insight to her second pandemic as an MD

Sep 28, 2020

'Our most tragic time': Felician Sisters bear loss of 13 sisters to COVID-19

Jul 20, 2020

Connection, compassion and care in a Bronx COVID-19 ward

Jun 18, 2020

When the pandemic came to Colombia, to the Franciscan Sisters of the Immaculate

May 29, 2020