2. Pope Francis said today in Sri Lanka that religion must never be abused in the cause of war.
3. We've changed our cover photo in preparation for the 9 Days for Life, which starts Jan. 17. There are plenty of graphics for you to share at http://ow.ly/Hf75Q and check out http://9DaysforLife.com, where you can download the novena app for iPhone and Android.
4. As part of this year’s Catholic Schools Week activities, a live discussion on January 15 will address the importance of Catholic schools in the context of the New Evangelization, and will be available to diocesan and ministry groups through MyUSCCB. More information and registration instructions can be found at https://usccb.force.com/MN4__PublicEventRegistration?id=a11C0000006C7yzIAC. Social media messages with the hashtag #CSW15 are also encouraged during that week.
5. God loves you.