NCR has been covering the international gathering of women religious meeting in Rome:
- Vatican religious prefect: 'I was left out of LCWR finding' 
- LCWR head to global sisters: 'Serious misunderstandings' with Vatican 
- Servant, feminine leadership focus of global sisters' gathering 
- Global sisters explore models of effective leadership 
Colts Neck, N.J. -- Pastor, youth ministers step down at church where priest violated ban on child contact 
Editorial: Pope Francis could appoint a coadjutor bishop to Newark, N.J.  This would enable the archdiocese to move forward and restore trust among parishioners.
Columbus, Ohio -- Gay Catholic-school teacher’s firing raises questions 
Madison, Wis. -- Holy Wisdom Monastery now off-limits to Catholic priests  A February visit to the monastery by Sr. Simone Campbell appeared to be the final straw for Bp. Morlino.
Eau Claire, Wis. -- Eau Claire Catholic schools chief candidate says false report killed his contract . Diocesan officials mistakenly believe he is gay.
Australia Parliamentary Special Commission of Inquiry into child sex abuse: 'Catholic mafia' hindered priest probe 
The Philippines prepare for election -- Philippines’ Roman Catholic Church’s influence wanes  Effort ahead of midterm vote targets backers of birth control
Tanzania -- One killed in attack of Arusha church 
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.