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Emergency National Collection to Assist Dioceses Affected by Hurricane Harvey

  Diocese of Palm Beach Announces an Emergency Collection to Help those Impacted by Hurricane Harvey (DPB special collection to take place  September 16th & 17th or September 23rd & 24th. Click to read press release WASHINGTON—Archbishop José H. Gomez

A Call For Solidarity With Our Brothers And Sisters Impacted By Hurricane Harvey

WASHINGTON—U.S. Conference of Catholic Bishops' (USCCB) president, Cardinal Daniel N. DiNardo of Galveston-Houston, has called for prayers and solidarity with those impacted by Hurricane Harvey. Cardinal DiNardo also called on all people of good will to closely monitor future calls for assistance

USCCB Pastoral Reflection - Living as a People of God in Unsettled Times

Read Bishop Barbarito's Column: Living the Truth in Love: To Welcome, to Protect, to Promote, to Integrate and to Pray           Living as a People of God in Unsettled Times: A pastoral reflection from the Administrative Committee of the

Papal Message for Lent 2017

MESSAGE OF HIS HOLINESS POPE FRANCIS FOR LENT 2017   "The Word is a gift. Other persons are a gift"   Dear Brothers and Sisters,   Lent is a new beginning, a path leading to the certain goal of Easter, Christ’s victory over death. This season urgently calls us to conversion.

USCCB Asks President Trump to Fulfill His Promise to Protect Religious Liberty

USCCB Chairmen Ask President Trump to Fulfill His Promise to Protect Religious Liberty   February 16, 2017 WASHINGTON—In early February, several media outlets reported that President Donald J. Trump is considering issuing an executive order establishing a government-wide initiative to

USCCB Strongly Opposes Executive Order by Trump Administration

    USCCB Committee on Migration Chair Strongly Opposes Executive Order Because It Harms Vulnerable Refugee and Immigrant Families   MEDIA CONTACT: Norma Montenegro Flynn O: 202-541-3202 WASHINGTON—President Donald J. Trump issued today an Executive Order addressing the U.S. refugee

USCCB Committee on Migration Strongly Opposes a Wall Along Border

    Committee on Migration Chair Strongly Opposes Administration’s Announcement to Build a Wall at U.S.-Mexico Border, Increase Detention and Deportation Forces MEDIA CONTACT: Norma Montenegro Flynn O: 202-541-3200    WASHINGTON—President Donald J. Trump today issued an executive

USCCB President Says the Gospel Serves the Common Good, Not Political Agendas

A statement from Archbishop Joseph E. Kurtz of Louisville, Kentucky, President of the United States Conference of Catholic Bishops WASHINGTON—At this important time in our nation’s history, I encourage all of us to take a moment to reflect on one of the founding principles of our republic – the

U.S. Bishops’ Welcome Pope Francis’ Call for World Day of Prayer for Victims of Sexual Abuse Survivors

WASHINGTON—Archbishop Joseph E. Kurtz of Louisville, Kentucky, president of the U.S. Conference of Catholic Bishops, welcomed Pope Francis’ call for a World Day of Prayer for Victims of Sexual Abuse and highlighted the efforts in dioceses across the country guided by the Charter for the Protection

Cardinal Dolan, Bishops’ Pro-Life Chairman, on Deceptive “Catholics for Choice” Ad Campaign

Cardinal Timothy M. Dolan of New York, chairman of the U.S. Conference of Catholic Bishops' (USCCB) Committee on Pro-Life Activities, issued the following statement alerting the public to a deceptive ad campaign calling for taxpayer funding of abortion in the name of the Catholic faith. A