1. Today is All Saints Day and Pope Francis says saints aren't superheroes, but were humans transformed by their encounter with God.
2. The chairman of the United States Conference of Catholic Bishops' Committee on Pro-Life Activities wrote to members of the House of Representatives to support the "Abortion Insurance Full Disclosure Act" (H.R. 3279), which addresses one aspect of the abortion-related issues in the Affordable Care Act (ACA).
3. November is Black Catholic History Month. Learn more about ministry of African American Catholics.
4. While Boston Red Sox players may say that their beards brought them luck to win the 2013 World Series, some Franciscan friars say their beards help them bring Christ to others.
5. God loves you.