An Endorsement That’s a Blessing  Pope Benedict's retirement sparks an economic boomlet in Leon, Mexico.
Commentary -- Belief Is the Least Part of Faith  By T. M. Luhrmann
Commentary -- Who should take the blame for the Newark priest scandal?  By Scott Alessi
Seattle, Wash. -- Gonzaga music prof. linked to investigation of child pornography 
Bremerton, Wash. -- Catholic pastor pulls parish out of the Boy Scouts . Make sure you read the priest's list of possible causes for same-sex attraction.
The State of the Internet: Wearables, Driveables, Flyables 
This fascinating time-lapse video shows nine months of the Mars Curiosity Rover digging and moving its way across the red planet, in just one minute . Unlike the typical Mars beauty shots, the video shows the rover actually getting its work done.
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.