Here’s a look at some of the stories making headlines today:
• Pope Francis named three auxiliary bishops for the Archdiocese of Los Angeles, including Father Robert Barron of Word on Fire Catholic Ministries fame.
• Some 60 mayors from around the world met at the Vatican to tackle climate change, human trafficking and development goals.
• Marking the 10th anniversary of the bishops’ Catholic Campaign to End the Use of the Death Penalty, two bishops cited progress made and called for renewed efforts.
• This summer, the Catholic Sun and the Diocese of Syracuse are highlighting prayer traditions and favorite places to pray, and you’re invited to join us.