National Catholic Reporter: In New Jersey, Cardinal Joseph Tobin wants us to say no to "heartless" deportation policies. In Kansas, Archbishop Joseph Naumann wants us to say no to the Girl Scouts. And to the word "yoga."
Religion News Service: Fleming Rutledge's new book is a magisterial tome that has garnered the attention and respect of some unlikely religious leaders.
Gallup: 4% believe Bible is literal word of God, the lowest in Gallup's 40-year trend.
The Atlantic: The national park wouldn't let him collect rocks for research.
NPR: Donald Trump's first overseas trip as president begins Friday with a pilgrimage of sorts. But he's wading into deep waters with potential for missteps and disagreement.