Morning Briefing

National Bishops Conference elects first Hispanic vice president 

U.S. Bishops: End of the Archbishop Kurtz era and  the missed opportunities 

Read continuing coverage of the bishops conference here 

Phyllis Zagano: Does the U.S. need anger management?

FBI reports spikes in anti-Muslim, anti-Semitic incidents

The Cubs reach the Vatican: Cupich gives Francis a cap

NY Times: Firings and discord put Trump transition team in state of disarray

Washington Post: How Bannon flattered and coaxed Trump on policies key to the alt-right

RNS: Parallel lives? Trump and Berlusconi

John Carr in America: Catholics in the Time of Trump

Global Sisters Report: Sr. Kate Kuenstler advises laity when parishes face closure

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