Sacramento, Calif. -- Legislative committee passes extension of statute of limitations on second try 
Commentary -- Russia Is Repeating US Mistakes in Iraq on Syria 
Changing faiths: Hispanic Americans leaving Catholicism for Islam  (text and video)
Aba diocese, Nigeria -- Dispute between bishop and some of his priests turn personal and nasty and public 
Faith in the average voter restored: Nearly half of Louisiana voters don’t want ‘Duck Dynasty’ star Willie Robertson to run for Congress 
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.