**George Weigel's new book, which completes the story of John Paul II's life, has been released. The first volume is very long and wonderful. I look forward to reading it.
**The Church is exploding in parts of Asia.
**The myths about abuse in the Church continue to be spread.
**Please pray for the Pope as he prepares for his visit to the U.K.
**Two Facebook stories:
- Facebook thieves continue to rob by using status updates.
- "Facebook is used mostly by narcissists and those with low self-esteem, says a Canadian study."