Bishops

October 18, 2011

New Ukrainian Prelate Speaks of Hope for Church Unity

Archbishop Sviatoslav Shevchuk discusses his role in fostering ‘unity of action.’

October 17, 2011

HHS Ends Contract With Church Program for Trafficking Victims, Stressing Need for Contraception

A former director of the HHS trafficking program argues that contraceptives may facilitate coercive prostitution.

October 14, 2011

China's Population Control Continues

Nation’s economic clout grows in the face of its 1-child policy and persistent religious persecution.

October 14, 2011

U.S. Bishops and Other Catholic Groups Issue Ad Opposing HHS Mandate

Oct. 11 statement ran in Politico and The Hill in Washington: 'Support access to health care? Protect conscience rights.'

October 14, 2011

Pope Praises St. Ambrose as Model for Civil Servants

Benedict quoted fourth-century bishop at meeting with Italian politicians Oct. 14: 'The establishment of the civil power comes from God as well, so that he who exercises it is, he also is a minister of God.'

October 7, 2011

Archbishop Kurtz on Priestly Vocations, the Rosary, Traditional Marriage

Vice president of the U.S. bishops’ conference places heavy responsibility for defense of marriage on Christian couples.

October 6, 2011

Bishop Zubik: 'The Roman Collar is Not a Bull's Eye'

Pittsburgh’s shepherd defends himself from an accusation of sexual misconduct; district attorney confirms that allegations are not credible

October 5, 2011

"Darn Tootin'!" Obama Brags on His Thuggish Contraception Policy

October 3, 2011

Pope Urges European Bishops to Courageously Evangelize

Council of European Bishops’ Conferences annual assembly held.

September 30, 2011

New Bishops' Committee Responds to Religious Liberty Threats

Archbishop Dolan cites six urgent challenges that have arisen in just three months.

September 28, 2011

Bishops Speak Out Against HHS Mandate and Urge Faithful to Do Likewise As Deadline Looms

Update: Bishop Conley writes column in opposition. Comments deadline is Sept. 30.

September 28, 2011

Catholics Called to Action in Bishops' Respect Life Month Letter

Cardinal DiNardo: 'Catholics must not shrink from the obligation to assert the values and principles we hold essential to the common good, beginning with the right to life of every human being and the right of every woman and man to express and live by his or her religious beliefs and well-formed conscience.'

September 13, 2011

Bishops Speak Out About Alabama Immigration Bill

They say law would threaten the Catholic Church’s ministry.

September 5, 2011

U.S. Bishops' Labor Day Letter Focuses on Present Economy and Dignity of Work

Letter: 'This Labor Day we need to look beyond the economic indicators, stock-market gyrations and political conflicts and focus on the often invisible burdens of ordinary workers and their families, many of whom are hurting, discouraged, and left behind by this economy.'

August 19, 2011

Unions and the Church: Lessons Learned From Wisconsin Battle

Bishops look to heal divisions among Catholics drawn into statewide debate.

August 18, 2011

Sedevacantist Sisters Reunite With Church

Sisters of Mary, Mother of the Church describe their long journey back to recognizing the Pope.

August 11, 2011

Mandated Contraception: Preventing the Unthinkable

News Analysis: Can Church leaders avoid a clash between Obamacare and Catholic doctrine?

August 10, 2011

Why the Scandals Increased My Faith in the Church

August 5, 2011

Michigan Bishops Address Immigration

They highlight problems of policy and voice 'deep concern' about effectiveness of current system.

August 2, 2011

Obama Administration Approves Mandated Contraception Coverage

Critics say religious exemptions and conscience protections are too weak, and legislation is needed.

Page 8 of 12 pages ‹ First  < 6 7 8 9 10 >  Last ›