A leading Italian newspaper is reporting that Phoenix Bishop Thomas J. Olmsted will become secretary of the Congregation for Institutes of Consecrated Life. The secretary position is second in command of the office.
South Africa minister visits Mandela in hospital. Mandela, 94, is said to be doing "very, very well" following unspecified tests
NCR's sister publication, Celebration, posts reflections on each day's Scripture reading. Here's a link: celebrationpublications.org/dailybread. You may want to bookmark it. It's a great way to begin the day.
St. Louis, Mo. -- Independent Catholics Relocated to Historic Danforth Chapel