Election 2012 -- Poll: Obama holds 8-point lead over Romney among Catholic voters 
Election 2012 -- Catholic Conundrum: What's an Anti-Abortion, Pro-Immigrant Voter to Do? . This is not a commentary. It is a news analysis from Neveda.
The Pope Heads of Lebanon: With world on the brink, can Benedict be a firebreak?  By John L. Allen Jr.
Hobby Lobby sues over birth control mandate , the first non-Catholic business owner to sue over the requirement
SAN JOSE -- A Jesuit brother, accused of sexually molesting a student at Bellarmine College Preparatory in San Jose more than 40 years ago, was later disciplined by the Catholic religious order and forbidden from working with minors.
Joliet, Ill. -- Priest accused of abuse returned to limited ministry  due to canon law technicalities.
Opinion: If the bishops want to lead, they must first listen  by Brian Cahill
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.