1. This Thursday, the Vatican will release Pope Francis' highly anticipated encyclical letter "Laudato Si': On the Care of Our Common Home." Find resources on the topic and read what the U.S. bishops and previous popes have written about our environment.
2. The Fortnight For Freedom starts this Sunday in Baltimore with a Mass celebrated by Archbishop William E. Lori. The focus is on the right to bear witness to faith in society. Learn more at Fortnight4Freedom.org.
3. Did you miss any of the presentations or reports from last week's USCCB General Assembly? Catch up here.
4. During a homily, Pope Francis talked about today's readings and the need to turn the other cheek to those who have done us wrong.
5. God loves you.