San Berrnardino, Calif. -- Bishop dedicates first Korean Catholic parish in Inland area 
Australia -- Catholic university approved research into paedophile clergy Project ran from 1997-2008.
Protecting Other People's Children  by Patricia McGuire, President, Trinity Washington University
England: The crisis over women bishops in the Church of England has deepened after a clergyman announced he would not be taking up the post of Bishop of Whitby over the issue. 
Vancouver, Canada -- Canadian Catholics debate “Come Home” campaign 
PArish Diary: Speaking about love with love  by Fr. Peter Daly
Editorial: Family planning and the Philippines  The Roman Catholic Church has vowed to fight the Reproductive Health Bill, but lawmakers need to respond to the population's needs.
Lima, Peru -- America's neighbors to the south, torn by high murder rates themselves, urge the US to tighten its gun laws after the Newtown shooting. 
America magazine chooses 16 big stories in 2012 
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.