California -- Catholic Diocese of Stockton to move forward on bankruptcy claim 
Commentary: Stockton makes its grand entrance to the Bankruptcy Ball  by Joelle Casteix
As inquiry gets under way in Northern Ireland, advocates advise: Extend child abuse inquiry to England and Wales 
Dating advice received from the pulpit is well-intentioned, but in practice, it may not work out the way women want.  by Mariam Williams
Ekiti, Nigeria -- Bishop Felix Ajakaye says God has not forsaken Nigeria , the people of the country should learn to promote peaceful co-existence
Pope Francis should consider the church's outdated annulment process  By Fr. Peter Daly
Republican Millionaire Has A Compelling Case For A $12 Minimum Wage , And He’s Taking It Directly To California Voters
Mesa, Ariz. -- Mesa church dedicates morning mass to migrant deaths 
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.