1. All life has "inestimable value," was the message Pope Francis shared with European countries recently.
2. Rio is ready to host Pope Francis next week for World Youth Day, which will be his first international trip since he was elected pontiff in March.
3. In case you missed it, the USCCB Subcommittee on the Church in Africa approved 39 grants of more than $1 million to assist the Church in the continent.
4. Some of our USCCB team will be arriving in Rio this week and early next week. Make sure you follow WYD USA's Twitter. for news, photos and much more.
5. God loves you.