Archbishop Lori

Thumbnail bishops credit martha calderon cna Amid racial tensions, US bishops search for healing and peace

Baltimore, Md., Nov 15, 2016 / 03:39 pm (CNA/EWTN News).- Race relations, racism, and violence were on the mind of the United States bishops during...

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Thumbnail archbishop william e lori takes part in a press conference at the usccbs fall general assembly in baltimore on nov 11 2013 credit addie mena cna cna 11 11 13 1 Archbishop: Be vigilant against US religious freedom threats

Amidst increasing violent religious persecution in the Middle East and Africa, it is vital for Christians in the U.S. to remain on guard of their...

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Thumbnail archbishop william e lori of baltimore credit archdiocese of baltimore cna Archbishop Lori: Religious liberty protections 'a victory for all Americans'

The chair of the U.S. bishops’ Committee on Religious Liberty says that expanded religious liberty protections in the federal contraception mandate...

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Thumbnail archbishop william lori credit patrick novecosky legatus cna Archbishop Lori slams 'reckless' comments by civil rights chair

Washington D.C., Sep 14, 2016 / 03:32 pm (CNA/EWTN News).- After the chair of the U.S. Commission on Civil Rights called current appeals to...

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Thumbnail 20170131t0934 7738 cns jordan syrian refugees Asylum Seekers: Beyond political refugee rhetoric

When she was in high school in Iran, Sara’s parents told her she couldn’t go to law school. They had a big fight. “But because of my religion...

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Thumbnail arrest the police credit dren pozhegu via flickr cc by nc 20 cna A year after riots, Baltimore leaders unite for Rome pilgrimage

Nearly a year after violent riots erupted in West Baltimore following the death of Freddie Gray while in police custody, religious leaders from...

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Thumbnail cardinal william keeler april 2005 in rome italy credit marco di lauro getty images cna Baltimore mourns Cardinal Keeler, former archbishop

Baltimore, Md., Mar 23, 2017 / 05:10 pm (CNA/EWTN News).- Cardinal William Henry Keeler, who was Archbishop of Baltimore from 1989 to 2007, has...

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Thumbnail rosary prayer credit pkpix via wwwshutterstockcom cna 10 16 15 1 Beware 'polite persecution,' archbishop warns

With relics of two English martyrs currently touring the U.S., the Archbishop of Baltimore implored Catholics to follow their example by defending...

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Thumbnail black hand white hand credit alexey skachkov shutterstock cna Here's how the Church in Baltimore is taking concrete steps to fight racism

As racial tensions continue across the United States, Archbishop William Lori of Baltimore announced a statewide task force to combat racism and...

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Thumbnail candlelight vigil credit a katz shutterstock cna How the Catholic Church needs to fight racism

Washington D.C., Sep 13, 2016 / 08:02 pm (CNA/EWTN News).- If it hopes to bring peace to racial tensions in the U.S., the Catholic Church must be...

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Thumbnail trafficking credit 71 eak moto shutterstock cna Maryland bishops join fight against human trafficking

Baltimore, Md., Apr 5, 2017 / 06:02 pm (CNA/EWTN News).- Maryland's bishops united in voicing their concerns over the evils of human trafficking,...

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Thumbnail archbishop william lori at a nov 12 2012 press conference for the usccb fall general assembly credit michelle bauman cna Religious freedom battle 'daunting,' but bishops urged to persist

The leader of the U.S. bishops’ religious freedom committee encouraged his fellow bishops not to lose heart, but to place their trust in God, in...

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Thumbnail american flag and church credit jim lopes via wwwshutterstockcom cna 3 1 16 Religious leaders: sexual orientation laws threaten freedom

Washington D.C., Dec 14, 2016 / 09:50 am (CNA/EWTN News).- It’s time to end coercion against those who recognize marriage as a union of one man and...

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Thumbnail archbishop william e lori takes part in a press conference at the usccbs fall general assembly in baltimore on nov 11 2013 credit addie mena cna cna 11 11 13 Religious liberty 'fundamental' to human dignity, bishops affirm

In a recent interview with CNA, Archbishop William Lori of Baltimore reaffirmed religious liberty as a priority for the U.S. bishops, emphasizing...

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Thumbnail us capitol credit stephen melkisethian via flickr cc by nc nd 20 cna This group in Congress defends religious liberty. Who are they?

Washington D.C., Jan 10, 2017 / 12:02 am (CNA/EWTN News).- You may not have heard of it, but a group of members in Congress advocates for public...

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Thumbnail opening mass for the synod of bishops on the family oct 8 2015 credit mazue catholicnewsorguk cna Two parish priests chosen as next auxiliary bishops of Baltimore

Vatican City, Dec 5, 2016 / 07:00 am (CNA/EWTN News).- Upon accepting the resignation of Bishop Denis Madden, Pope Francis has appointed two...

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Thumbnail family reading credit natalia lebedinskaia shutterstock cna US bishops back religious freedom for adoption, foster care providers

Washington D.C., Apr 12, 2017 / 02:33 pm (CNA/EWTN News).- Three chairmen of the U.S. Catholic Bishops Conference have voiced strong support for a...

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Thumbnail american flag and church credit bobkeenan photography via wwwshutterstockcom cna 3 1 16 US bishops laud attorney general's new religious freedom protections

Following an announcement by the U.S. Attorney General detailing 20 principles of religious liberty for all government agencies and executive...

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