CNN: Seventeen missionaries from the United States and Canada, some of them minors, were kidnapped in Haiti on Saturday, according to the organization Christian Aid Ministries.
The New York Times: Part of the Catholic church in Sicily has imposed a three-year prohibition on naming godparents, arguing that the tradition has become merely a way to fortify family ties — and mob ties, too.
Religion News Service: Simply start somewhere, and start somewhere local.
Sojourners: Most of the U.S. public doesn’t “know anything at all” about congressional Democrats’ Build Back Better infrastructure plan, according to a CBS poll released this week.
HuffPost: Pope Francis demanded corporate industries and world leaders change the way they operate so the poor aren't left behind by the wealthy elite.