For those who had a hard Mother's Day  by Heidi Schlumpf
Politics in the UK: ‘Being a Catholic Liberal can be difficult’ 
Columbus, Ohio -- Carla Hale, Fired Gay Catholic School Teacher, Not Backed By Union 
Cleveland, Ohio -- Catholic bishop and breakaway congregation continue talks 
Commentary -- Cardinal Dolan and America’s troubled Catholic Church By Anthony M. Stevens-Arroyo
Australia parliamentary inquiry into sexual abuse -- Too few cops for Catholic sex abuse probe, inquiry told 
Art student's semi-nude performance still under discussion: Catholic Bishop Suggests ‘Freedom of Speech’ Does Not Allow Religious Disagreements 
Pencil Preaching  is blog that Celebration editor Pat Marrin combines scripture and sketching to reflect on the word.
Daily Bread  is a series 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.