Cardinal Donald Wuerl

March 17, 2014

A Year of Grace for the Church and the World

COMMENTARY

April 16, 2013

Cardinal Wuerl Ramps Up Support for George Washington Chaplain

During an April 14 Mass with George Washington University students, Washington's cardinal commended chaplain Father Greg Shaffer.

February 26, 2013

Cardinal Wuerl Thanks Pope for Guidance and Humble Example

Approximately 3,000 people gathered at the National Shrine in Washington for a Mass of thanksgiving for the service of the Pope.

October 31, 2012

Road Map for the New Evangelization

In its final document, the Synod of Bishops on the New Evangelization calls for a Church commission to protect religious liberty.

October 19, 2012

Synod Fathers Calling for ‘a New Pentecost,’ Says Cardinal Wuerl

The Washington archbishop serves as a general relator to the Synod of Bishops on the New Evangelization, which continues through Oct. 28 at the Vatican.

July 4, 2012

Fortnight for Freedom's Fitting Conclusion on Independence Day

Cardinal Wuerl and Archbishop Chaput end the two weeks of prayer and reflection with inspiring words.

July 3, 2012

Protecting Our First Freedom

COMMENTARY

May 30, 2012

Bishops Defend Legal Strategy as HHS Mandate Emerges as Election-Year Issue

In the wake of 43 Catholic groups filing legal challenges, media coverage targets internal tensions over strategy.

May 5, 2012

A Cardinal on Politics

Saturday Book Pick: Cardinal Donald Wuerl reminds readers of the importance of going into the voting booth with a well-formed conscience.

January 26, 2012

Cardinal Wuerl Thinks Church Can Win Contraception Fight

October 24, 2011

Cardinal Wuerl Dedicates Blessed John Paul II Seminary

Reliquary containing a fragment of the bloodied cassock worn by the late Pope when he was shot is placed in the chapel.

October 10, 2011

Large Group of Episcopalians Received Into the Church

Cardinal Wuerl notes the ‘truly historic moment’ on Cardinal Newman’s feast day.

September 21, 2011

Young Theologians Encouraged to Confront 'The Intellectual Tasks of the New Evangelization'

Embrace the spiritual calling of your academic vocation, Cardinal Wuerl tells a Washington gathering.

July 5, 2011

Anglicans on the Move

One of the first American parishes to respond to Pope’s offer will mark a special feast day this October.

April 6, 2011

Bishops Critique Work of Feminist Theologian

Book ‘employs standards from outside the faith,’ the doctrine committee asserts. Publisher expects controversy to generate more sales.

January 25, 2011

John Garvey Inaugurated as 15th President of CUA