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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 usccb vp archbishop gomez ‘A quiet leader’: Archbishop Gomez begins serving as the vice president of the U.S. Conference of Catholic Bishops

Election Day did little to put aside divisions within the nation. While some felt vindicated by the outcome, others took to the streets in...

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Thumbnail cardinal dinardo archbishop gomez Archbishop Gomez becomes first Latino vice president of the USCCB

Archbishop José H. Gomez will serve as the first Latino vice president of the U.S. Conference of Catholic Bishops. The archbishop was elected vice...

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Thumbnail archbishop jos h gomez at the second annual immigration summit at christ cathedral feb 27 2016 courtesy of the la archdiocese cna 2 29 16 Archbishop Gómez's immigration stance praised by Vatican official

Rome, Italy, Nov 16, 2016 / 11:09 am (CNA/EWTN News).- Archbishop Silvano Tomasi said the election of Archbishop Jose Gómez as vice president of...

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Thumbnail archbishop joseph kurtz 4 speaks at a press conference in philadelphia during pope francis vist on september 26 2015 credit mary rezac cna 9 26 15 1 Archbishop Kurtz on the best thing to come out of the synod

Families helping families – this may have been one of the greatest “fruits” to come from the Synod on the Family, said the president of the U.S....

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Thumbnail usccb 2 Archdiocesan victims assistance coordinator appointed to advise U.S. bishops

A therapist responsible for dealing with allegations of sexual abuse in the Archdiocese of Los Angeles has been appointed to serve at a national...

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Thumbnail 20170827t1004 0207 cns harvey charities response Be ready to help Hurricane Harvey victims, U.S. bishops say

The damage done by Hurricane Harvey is a cause for prayer and preparation to help the storm’s victims, the U.S. Conference of Catholic Bishops has...

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Thumbnail joe biden credit drop of light via wwwshutterstockcom cna Biden gay marriage flap prompts response from Catholic bishops

Washington D.C., Aug 5, 2016 / 04:25 pm (CNA/EWTN News).- Just days after United States Vice President Joe Biden officiated at a same-sex wedding...

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Thumbnail usccb background banner credit addie mena cna cna 11 12 13 Bishops laud Pope’s humility, care for poor on anniversary

In a statement released on the occasion of the first anniversary of Pope Francis’ pontificate, US bishops praised the pontiff for his example, and...

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Thumbnail prescription bottle credit david smart via wwwshutterstockcom cna Bishops preach hope, solidarity amidst opioid epidemic

Washington D.C., Jul 12, 2017 / 10:48 am (CNA/EWTN News).- Amidst a growing epidemic of drug overdose and opioid addiction, Catholic bishops have...

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Thumbnail border marker at san ysidro jd Bishops remain hopeful on immigration reform in a Trump presidency

Washington D.C., Jan 14, 2017 / 06:01 am (CNA/EWTN News).- The upcoming inauguration of President-elect Donald Trump has raised questions about the...

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Thumbnail bowling balls credit ginny via flickr cc by sa 20 cna 6 11 15 Bowling with Bishops – and other things to expect at the World Meeting of Families

Bring your mitre and your bowling ball if you plan on coming to Philadelphia for the World Meeting of Families this fall, Archbishop Charles Chaput...

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Thumbnail usccb 2012 fall general assembly credit michelle bauman cna 2 cna us catholic news 11 12 12 Celiac disease, health care, exorcism book on agenda for bishops' meeting

The reception of Communion by those with Celiac Disease, avoiding cooperation with evil in health care partnerships, and a possible English...

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Thumbnail priests credit jeffrey bruno cna cna us catholic news 4 29 13 Confirmed priest abuse allegations in single digits for 2014

There are tens of thousands of Catholic clergy in the U.S. – but there were fewer than 10 substantiated allegations of clergy sex abuse committed...

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Thumbnail african mother and child credit sura nualpradid shutterstock cna Critics of Congolese relief project got it wrong, CRS says

Baltimore, Md., Oct 24, 2016 / 03:35 pm (CNA).- Catholic Relief Services says claims that it took part in contraceptive distribution as part of a...

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Thumbnail church credit minutius hora via wwwshutterstockcom cna 12 10 15 Did a 'Catholic Spring' group intimidate Florida churches?

Tallahassee, Fla., Nov 4, 2016 / 03:40 pm (CNA/EWTN News).- A group that has been tied to the idea of a “Catholic Spring” revolution in leaked...

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Thumbnail cardinal daniel dinardo of galveston houston texas credit bohumil petrik archbishop jose horacio gomez of los angeles credit daniel ibanez cna DiNardo, Gómez elected new heads of US bishops

Baltimore, Md., Nov 15, 2016 / 09:36 am (CNA/EWTN News).- The United States Conference of Catholic Bishops on Tuesday elected Cardinal Daniel...

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Thumbnail doctor credit darko stojanovic via pixabay cco public domain cna 5 29 15 Doctors who object to abortion need more legal protections, bishops say

Washington D.C., Feb 13, 2017 / 06:03 pm (CNA/EWTN News).- Objectors to abortion need stronger conscience protections in federal law, the U.S....

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