Obama on Terrorism and Drones: Pakistan welcomes Obama stance on force 
Obama on Terrorism and Drones: A new response in the war on terror 
The Christian Brothers and the Christian Brothers of Ireland, Inc., to pay $16.5 million to more than 400 claiming sex abuse 
Commentary: Pope Francis Opens a New Chapter in Catholic-Muslim Relations 
Washington state citizens upset by Catholic health care mergers: How the Catholic Bishops Outsmarted Washington Voters 
Who would have thought it? Notre Dame's former football coach Weis buyout may approach $19 million 
National Council of the Boy Scouts of America voted to include openly gay boys and young men.
- Some fear this will result in "injection of hypersexuality and gay activism into a youth organization." It won't. 
- Boy Scouts march half-step forward 
- Boy Scouts' historic vote won't end the debate 
China: The top official of China's state-sanctioned Catholic church said he was encouraged by Pope Francis' attempt to reach out to China's faithful during a prayer this week.
Salina, Kansas -- Catholics, like farmers, must be industrious, bishop says at gathering , marking Rural Life Day.
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.