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Papal nuncio tells U.S. bishops to welcome, learn from and teach...

Catholic News Service BALTIMORE — Archbishop Christophe Pierre, the new apostolic nuncio to the United States, urged U.S. bishops Nov. 14 to pay close attention...

U.S. bishops’ fall assembly opens in Baltimore Monday

WASHINGTON — The U.S. bishops will discuss ways to promote peace in U.S. communities torn apart by violence, vote on ways to implement priority...

U.S. bishops say compromise could be reached in HHS contraceptive mandate...

WASHINGTON — A Sept. 9 letter from USCCB officials to the Department of Health and Human Services stressed that a compromise could effectively be...

Bishop Malooly’s statement regarding Biden officiating at same-sex marriage

Bishop Malooly sent the following statement to priests of the Diocese of Wilmington, Aug. 5, after Vice President Joe Biden officiated at a same-sex...

U.S. bishops’ audit on protection of children policies warns of complacency

Catholic News Service  WASHINGTON — The annual report on the implementation of the U.S. bishops’ “Charter for the Protection of Children and Young People” warns...

Washington Letter — Catholic vote not as monolithic as it was,...

Catholic News Service WASHINGTON — Is there a Catholic vote? Well, yes. Kind of. Voting patterns show Catholics vote much like the rest of America, with minor...

Bishops approve budgets, fail to OK diocesan assessment increase

Catholic News Service BALTIMORE — The U.S. bishops approved a $24.2 million budget for the work of their national conference in 2016, but their vote...

Pope speaks as a pastor in call to protect earth, U.S....

Catholic News Service WASHINGTON — Pope Francis speaks with a pastor’s voice and with deep respect for science in calling the world to address threats...

Bishops hear report on church’s efforts to defend marriage

Catholic News Service ST. LOUIS — As the institution of marriage faces unprecedented challenges, the Catholic Church continues to promote and defend marriage as being between...

U.S. bishops discuss upcoming papal letter on ecology, the pope’s visit...

Catholic News Service ST. LOUIS — The U.S. bishops gathered in St. Louis for their spring general assembly heard presentations on the pope’s upcoming encyclical...

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