1. Pope Francis has named Auxiliary Bishop Daniel E. Thomas of the Archdiocese of Philadelphia, 55, as Bishop of the Diocese of Toledo, Ohio. The appointment was publicized in Washington, August 26 by Archbishop Carlo Maria Viganò, apostolic nuncio to the United States.
2. Make sure you read the series of guest blogs on the 50th anniversary of the Civil Rights movement.
3. Catholic Schools are starting another year. Find out why they are so vital.
4. Pope Francis wrote to the family of James Foley, saying he, "commends James to the loving mercy of God our Father, and joins all who mourn him in praying for an end to senseless violence and the dawn of reconciliation and peace among all the members of the human family."
5. God loves you.