Tirunelveli, India -- Anti-nuclear priest fights for election in India  -- He defies church authorities but hopes they will be sympathetic.
Medicine Hat, Canada -- "Conditions of employment" contract for publicly funded Catholic schools says employees can be terminated if in same-sex or common-law relationships outside of the “traditional Catholic Church definition.” 
Chicago -- Priest recently reinstated to active ministry under investigation again. Will remain in active ministry during this investigation, archdiocese says
Pushing the little-known Latino Generation into the public sphere  by Mario T. García
Author interview: Barbara Ehrenreich’s latest book, Living With A Wild God: A Nonbeliever’s Search for Absolutely Everything.  "I hate the word spirituality. It creeps me out. It sounds so ... sweet" (h/t to @marykvalle)
The Legacy of Gabriel García Márquez . The writing of García Márquez is really about how the common people -- the pueblo of the impoverished Caribbean coast of Colombia -- not only survive but find ways to live with dignity.
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.