Editorial -- Catholic church's crackdown on poverty-fighting nuns all about dogma 
Philadelphia -- Trial: Priest told of attempted seminary gang rape 
Election 2012 -- Protest by Catholic activists may hamper Obama reelection bid  Some activists expect civil disobedience, which could lead to powerful images of priests and nuns being led away in hand restraints.
Commentary -- Church should not ignore signs of the times and turn its back on world 
Commentary -- Fighting malaria is full time job  By Carolyn Woo
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.