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As part of Jewish-Christian dialogue, a joint concert was given on Sept. 4, 2021, in the Dohány Street Synagogue by the Solti Chamber Orchestra in Budapest. Hungary.

US Bishops Express Outrage at Increase in Antisemitic Attacks

The statement was issued on the 60th anniversary of ‘Nostra Aetate,’ the document of the Second Vatican Council which made clear the Church’s condemnation of hatred and violence against Judaism, beginning a new era of understanding and cooperation between the two faiths.

The Vigil Mass for Life at the Basilica of the National Shrine of the Immaculate Conception in Washington, D.C., Jan. 21, 2015.

US Bishops: National Prayer Vigil for Life to Continue Post-Roe

The vigil has taken place on the eve of the annual March for Life since 1979. Catholics across the country are encouraged to participate Jan. 19-20, 2023, to pray for an end to abortion and a greater respect for all human life in the United States.

A mom holds her newborn.

US Bishops Offer Pro-Family Policy Recommendations Ahead of Midterms

The USCCB expressed support for such measures as reasonable accommodations for pregnant and breastfeeding mothers; support for a child tax credit; tax credits and other assistance for pregnancy resource centers; initiatives to support federal paid family leave; strengthening of maternal and child health care; and adoption support.