2. Pope Francis has directed that showers in St. Peter's Square be reserved for the homeless.
3. Bishop Christopher Coyne, who was recently voted chairman-elect of the USCC Communications Committee, recapped the General Assembly on his blog, giving insight in how the bishops work together.
4. Next week marks the 50th anniversary of the Second Vatican Council's Decree on Ecumenism, Unitatis Redintegratio. In honor of that, here's a "blog-alogue," blog posts about dialogue, one on Catholic relations with the Eastern Orthodox, as told by a Catholic priest, and one on Catholic relations with the Lutherans, as told by a Lutheran pastor.
5. God loves you.