Morning Briefing

Nearly 40 percent of mothers are now the family breadwinners, report says

Myers/Fugee Case: Lawyer for embattled priest questions whether he was supervised

W.Va. prayer rally calls for justice for coal miners in health care limbo

Catholic Church Mediates Ceasefire Between Honduran Gangs

Rep. Bachmann won't seek re-election

We say: Charlottesville reveals the weeping wound of racism. What do we, the American Catholic faith community, do next? Read the editorial.

Vatican organizing worldwide, simultaneous eucharistic adoration June 2

Los Angeles -- Catholic orders to release secret files on molesting priests The release of confidential files kept by the orders, such as the Salesians, Vincentians and Marinists, were agreed to as part of settlements with victims.

Fired after getting pregnant, Ohio teacher sues Catholic school

EWTN & Immigration

Extortionist cons Catholic priest out of $133,000; sentenced to 7 years in prison

PP-header2.jpgLooking for an a little inspiration to begin your day?  NCR's sister publication, Celebration, gives you two options, both based on the Scripture readings of the day:

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.


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