Sister Dede and Bishop Byrne were both speakers at the annual event on Thursday, attended by Catholic and pro-life leaders and faithful across the nation.
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Speakers highlighted the joy and sacrifice of the Christian life, with keynote speaker Bishop William Byrne calling the faithful to deeper participation in the sacraments and imitation of the Blessed Mother.
Ongoing attacks against human dignity were the focus of this year’s event, from Ukraine to U.S. schools and the unborn in the womb.
Jimmy Lai, a media entrepreneur and Catholic pro-democracy advocate in Hong Kong, was given the ‘Christifidelis Laici’ award on Sept. 14.
President Trump, Attorney General Barr, and Bishop Barron Speak at National Catholic Prayer Breakfast
The event is an annual gathering of Catholic leaders held in Washington, D.C., begun in 2004 to promote Pope John Paul II’s call for the New Evangelization.
The Born-Alive Infant Protection Act has been introduced countless times in Congress, but has failed to become law.
Barr, a Catholic, served as attorney general during the George H.W. Bush administration from 1991 to 1993, and was confirmed as attorney general again in 2019.
Phoenix shepherd addresses the abuse crisis and threats to marriage and the domestic church, at the National Catholic Prayer Breakfast.
The chairman of the U.S. bishops' Committee on Pro-Life Activities addressed the National Catholic Prayer Breakfast Thursday morning.
Mike Pence spoke of Catholic legacy in America, said Trump administration is committed to protecting life and liberty June 6.