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November 16, 2011

Bishops Urge Senate to Stop Funding Abortions, New USCCB Appointments and Anglican Ordinariate News

'At a time when Congress is tempted to reduce even vitally important programs that serve the poorest and neediest people here and abroad, the moral wrong of expanding subsidies for direct violations of human life and dignity is especially egregious,' Cardinal Daniel DiNardo, chairman of the Committee on Pro-Life Activities for the U.S. bishops’ conference, said in a Nov. 14 letter to senators.

November 15, 2011

Blesseds John Paul II and Marianne Cope Added to U.S. Proper of Saints

More from the USCCB meeting.

November 15, 2011

Archbishop Chaput: 'Religious Freedom Should Be an Election-Year Issue'

November 15, 2011

U.S. Bishops Establish Permanent Subcommittee on Health Care Issues

More on Nov. 14 USCCB vote.

November 15, 2011

Cardinal Wuerl on Religious Freedom, Threats to Marriage, and Welcoming Anglicans Into the Church

U.S. Anglican ordinariate will be official on Jan. 1.

November 15, 2011

The Bishops on Iraq

November 14, 2011

Former Adviser to U.S. Bishops Explains His Resignation

Daniel Avila says he resigned from his position at the U.S. Conference of Catholic Bishops because of his 'desire to see the bishops continue their effective and courageous witness without distraction.'

November 14, 2011

Archbishop Dolan Fires Up Assembly

The Church is 'hardly some ... outmoded club of sticklers.'

November 14, 2011

Live From the U.S. Bishops' General Assembly: Religious Freedom Surfaces as a Key Issue

Archbishop Dolan gives a bold opening address.

November 10, 2011

Bishop Lori: 'Place of God and the Place of Organized Religion ... Has Begun to Erode'

U.S. bishops' Ad Hoc Committee for Religious Liberty will meet for the first time Nov. 13.

November 7, 2011

Great Mass Resource for Kids, Siena Cathedral, How to Free a Soul from Purgatory, and much more!

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November 1, 2011

Bishops Urge Senate to Reauthorize Religious-Freedom Commission

'Today the mission of the U.S. Commission on International Religious Freedom is more important than ever,' said Bishop Howard Hubbard of Albany, N.Y.

November 1, 2011

Bishops Support FCC Proposal

Broadcasters will submit documents about their programming to an online file, which will be available to the public. The proposal was supported by the USCCB.

October 19, 2011

U.S. Bishops Will Discuss Adding John Paul II Prayer to Liturgical Calendar

USCCB will vote on the measure during their upcoming general assembly.

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

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

Obama Administration Defunds Bishops' Migration and Refugee Services Work

Grant funding cut to the USCCB's campaign against human trafficking after ACLU challenge related to the Church's opposition to abortion and contraception.

October 7, 2011

Register Radio: The New Translation of the Roman Missal

Professor Dr. Edward Sri and Apologist Jimmy Akin

September 28, 2011

Pastoral Response to Homosexuality, Origin of Monasticism, St. Wenceslas, and much more!

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September 3, 2011

Holy Obligation to Participate in Politics, Consecrated Virgins, The Real Population Bomb, and more!

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