Catholic Churches of western Montana: Future of parishes uncertain in wake of bankruptcy 
Kansas City, Mo. -- Some critics see a local role in Uganda’s anti-gay fervor 
Newark, N.J. -- Newark Catholics said to be withholding funds from archdiocses Archbishop's pricey retirement home spurs backlash
Letter to the editor: Archbishop's residence shouldn't discourage Catholic charity 
The Pope and Ukrainian Catholic bishops have issued urgent appeals to all Catholics Prayers after violence, deaths in Ukraine 
Dublin, Ireland -- Mary McAleese urges Pope Francis to give women a greater say 
A leading Mormon voice for ordaining women into the LDS priesthood said the Internet has revolutionized Mormon feminism 
Salina, Kansas -- Bishop endorses National Catholic Sisters Week and timed to be a part of Women’s History Month.  Want more information about the week: Inaugural Catholic Sisters Week set for March 
More on National Catholic Sisters Week: The daily paper in Watertown, S.D. ran a notice (though you need a subscription read the full account)  and The St. Louis Review has a very nice write up.  (No subscription requited.)
And speaking of Catholic Sister, The Chicago Tribune carred the story of Sr. Peg Ivers in Chicago: Fighting to be heard amid church’s silence 
Papua New Guinea's Catholic Bishops Conference is again appealing for the Australian and PNG governments to close the asylum seeker detention centre on Manus Island. 
Pencil Preaching  is blog in which Celebration editor Pat Marrin combines Scripture and sketching to reflect on the Word.
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.