Here are the 10 most-read OSV stories for October:
1. 'Called out of darkness' and into light of Christ (Interview with Anne Rice about vampires and her journey from atheism to faith)
2. Setting a new standard for Catholic colleges (Outgoing president of The Catholic University of America boosts school's Catholic identity)
3. What's behind Vatican's decision to receive Anglicans
4. Popular priest has reluctant jubilee Profile/interview of Father Benedict Groeschel as he celebrates 50 years as a priest.
5. What the Church teaches about (big) government
6. Drawn to the Undead Why Americans love sinking their teeth into vampire stories.
7. Cross bolted to desert rock sparks church-state battle
8. Accent on better relations between international pastors and parishioners 300 Helping priests become better understood through speech training.
9. Inundated with Catholic mail solicitations?
10. Emerging voices energize pro-life movement Young pro-lifers lay claim to their cause with innovation, inspiration.