The overt criticism of the USCCB came after Cardinal Cupich published a separate statement on his website that did not include certain critiques.
Speaking at his Senate confirmation hearing, Antony Blinken also endorsed outgoing Secretary of State Mike Pompeo’s declaration that the Chinese government is engaged in ‘genocide’ against Muslim ethnic minorities.
The new president signed 17 executive actions focused primarily on combating COVID-19 and its economic fallout, immigration and the environment — with additional moves planned to promote abortion and transgender rights.
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Archbishop Cordileone Prays for Joe Biden on Inauguration Day, States His Support for USCCB President
On Wednesday, Archbishop Salvatore Cordileone of San Francisco welcomed Archbishop Gomez’s “timely call for healing as a country as the new administration assumes office.”
The letter was signed by Bishop John Sherrington, an auxiliary bishop of Westminster with responsibility for life issues at the English and Welsh bishops’ conference, and Bishop Mark O’Toole of Plymouth, the patient’s local bishop.
Biden, the second Catholic to become president of the United States, said on Wednesday that “to restore the soul and secure the future of America requires so much more than words."