1. Pope Francis says God forgives and expects you to do the same.
2. Three chairmen of the U.S. Conference of Catholic Bishops (USCCB) gave strong support for the Child Welfare Provider Inclusion Act of 2015. The Act would forbid the federal government, and any state receiving federal funds for child welfare services, from taking adverse action against a provider that, for religious or moral reasons, declines to provide a child welfare social service.
3. Have you ever wondered why Catholics go to Confession? Here's the answer.
4. In case you missed it: Matt Wilch looks at the Syrian refugee crisis in light of a recent report from the USCCB: Refuge and Hope in the Time of ISIS
5. God loves you.