Obama to propose $1 billion climate fund  to research on the projected impacts of climate change, help communities prepare for climate change’s effects and fund “breakthrough technologies and resilient infrastructure.”
Bankruptcy news: Milwaukee -- Archdiocese announces bankruptcy reorganization that creates $7 million debt 
South Dakota panel approves child sex abuse task force . 15-member study group would meet between July and January in hopes of creating legislation that would help educate teachers, parents and the community at large on how to prevent abuse and how to help children more quickly.
Death Penalty Watch: Ohio's botched execution increases resolve to save David Hammer 
Theology for you: With book on God and Darwin, Elizabeth Johnson gets her voice back 
Tom Reese's column: Faith and Justice -- Vatican's doctrinal congregation isn't so supreme anymore 
Parish News: Albuquerque, N.M. -- Newman Center parishioners decry Dominican exit 
Parish News: Buffalo, N.Y. -- Church closings in limbo as Rome overrules bishop 
London -- Megan Hodder, a 20-year-old former atheist who was recently baptized as a Catholic, says Pope Francis' election has been a true test of her new faith. 
Beware of Pope Francis: The path he’s taking demands that we change  by Timothy Shriver
Boston College: A Conversation with School of Theology and Ministry Dean, Mark Massa, SJ 
Pencil Preaching  is a blog in which Celebration editor Pat Marrin combines Scripture and sketching to reflect on the Word.
Daily Bread  is a series of 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.