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Living As A People Of God In Unsettled Times

A pastoral reflection from the Administrative Committee of the United States Conference of Catholic Bishops WASHINGTON—The U.S. Conference of Catholic Bishops Administrative Committee has issued the following pastoral reflection in solidarity with those who have been forced to flee their homes due to violence, conflict or fear in their native lands. In the statement, the […]

Archdiocese announces beatification date for Oklahoma priest

WASHINGTON (CNS) – The Archdiocese of Oklahoma City announced that one its native sons, Father Stanley Rother, a North American priest who worked in Guatemala and was brutally murdered there in 1981, will be beatified Sept. 23 in Oklahoma. “It’s official! Praised be Jesus Christ! Archbishop Coakley received official word this morning from Rome that […]

U.S. bishops chairman on migration says new executive order still leaves many innocent lives at risk

WASHINGTON – The Most Reverend Joe S. Vásquez, Bishop of Austin and Chair of the USCCB Committee on Migration, says that President Trump’s latest Executive Order still puts vulnerable populations around the world at risk.  In a statement issued after the announcement of today’s travel suspension, Bishop Vásquez says that while we seek to maintain […]

U.S. Bishops’ chairman on Interreligious Affairs responds to recent rise in anti-Semitic actions across U.S.

WASHINGTON – In response to the recent rise in anti-Semitic actions that have taken place across the U.S., the Most Reverend Mitchell T. Rozanski, Bishop of Springfield and Chairman of the USCCB Committee on Ecumenical and Interreligious Affairs, has issued the following statement expressing solidarity and support for our Jewish brothers and sisters, while also […]

Astronauts reflect on how faith fortifies them in space

Fifty-five years ago, John Glenn was the first American to orbit the Earth in the spaceship Friendship 7. Glenn, who died at age 95 on Dec. 8, 2016, made the nearly five-hour flight on Feb. 20, 1962. He also was the third American and fifth human to travel in space. Since then, the space program […]

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