St. Louis -- 'Vatican II priests' meet, express new hope -- Association of U.S. Catholic Priests meeting.
Madison, Wis. -- Catholic diocese changes process for baptism of children of same-sex couples -- All requests must go through office of the vicar general
More from Wisconsin: Another Republican Tells GOP to Back Off Marriage Opposition -- U.S. Sen. Ron Johnson of Wisconsin: "I'm pretty traditional guy, almost 60 years old. I think marriage is between a man and a woman. But again if the voters decide that they want gay marriage, I’m not going to oppose it."
We say: Charlottesville reveals the weeping wound of racism. What do we, the American Catholic faith community, do next? Read the editorial.
Education: A way up for Cambodian women escaping the sex-trade by Claire Schaeffer-Duffy. Global Sisters Report, devoted to covering the mission and ministry of Catholic women religious. It offers news, commentary and reflections on spirituality and theology.
Cleveland -- Thieves strike Detroit Ave. Roman Catholic church(with video)
St. John of Nepomuk Church at Zelená Hora -- Czech state to return UNESCO-listed sight to Catholic church
Canterbury, England -- Anglicans and Catholics to face each other in Canterbury cricket match -- The match will raise funds for the Global Freedom Network, the joint Anglican-Roman Catholic anti-trafficking initiative launched in March.
Commentary: Protect border children: Opposing view by Mark J. Seitz, the bishop of El Paso
Daily Bread is a series of 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.
Pencil Preaching is a blog in which Celebration editor Pat Marrin combines Scripture and sketching to reflect on the Word.