Limerick, Ireland -- Parents, students face dilemma: attend pop concert or first Communion? 
Montgomery, Ala. -- Parent suing for tax credits to send daughter to Catholic school worked for Republican official. 
St. Paul-Minneapolis: Demands grow to see secret lists of Minn. priests accused of abuse 
Freiburg, Germany -- The Vatican pledged on Thursday to take action against a German diocese which gives out Holy Communion to Catholic divorcees who have re-married.  "When you are offside in a football game, the referee blows the whistle."
Pencil Preaching  is blog that Celebration editor Pat Marrin combines scripture and sketching to reflect on the word.
Daily Bread  is a series short reflections, written by four authors who meet regularly to share the readings. Daily Bread is intended to help daily preachers and others who pray from the assigned scriptures each day to orient themselves to the Living Word addressed to the church in the world. It's a great way to begin the day.