Joe Feuerherd | Jun. 25, 2009 NCR Today PrintemailPDF NY Times on Papal-Presidential MeetingMore on MeetingCatholic Charities CutsAtheism Ads Pat Marrin, longtime Celebration editor and author of the "Francis" cartoon strip, retires this week. Celebrate Pat by subscribing to Celebration or buying The Francis Chronicles cartoon book (Pat will continue the cartoon strip for NCR)! Pols Push to Keep PastorSwine Flu to Limit Communion CupMethodist-Catholic Dialogue Explores Eucharist, EnvironmentAfter PhRMA, Hospitals Could Strike the Next Health Care Deal Roll Call says "Key players involved are the American Hospital Association, the Federation of American Hospitals and the Catholic Health Association." PrintemailPDF Show comments NCR Comment code: (Comments can be found below) Before you can post a comment, you must verify your email address at Disqus.com/verify. Comments from unverified email addresses will be deleted. Be respectful. Do not attack the writer. Take on the idea, not the messenger. Don't use obscene, profane or vulgar language. Stay on point. Comments that stray from the original idea will be deleted. NCR reserves the right to close comment threads when discussions are no longer productive. We are not able to monitor every comment that comes through. If you see something objectionable, please click the "Report abuse" button. Once a comment has been flagged, an NCR staff member will investigate. For more detailed guidelines, visit our User Guidelines page. For help on how to post a comment, visit our reference page. View the discussion thread.