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Diocese of Cleveland sends nine to gathering of Catholic leaders

First nationwide meeting of Catholics in 100 years The “Convocation of Catholic leaders: the Joy of the Gospel in America” is scheduled July 1-4 in Orlando, Florida and nine lay, religious, and clergy from the Cleveland diocese will be among the 3,000 Catholics leaders from across the country who will closely examine how to best […]

Video – Fortnight for Freedom begins June 21, ends July 4

The United States Conference of Catholic Bishops (USCCB) is encouraging Catholics across the country to enter into the period two weeks prior to the Fourth of July with a strong focus on prayer, education and reflection on our first freedom, freedom of religion. Read more and watch video at the USCCB Fortnight for Freedom webpage>

USCCB chairman welcomes Ninth Circuit decision upholding preliminary injunction on refugee resettlement pause and travel ban

INDIANAPOLIS – On June 12, the U.S. Court of Appeals for the 9th Circuit largely affirmed a nationwide preliminary injunction against implementation of sections of the Administration’s executive order that attempted to suspend and limit the U.S. refugee resettlement program and also attempted to ban the entry of people from six Muslim-majority countries. A statement […]

U.S. Conference of Catholic Bishops releases 2016 Annual Report on the Protection of Children and Young People

WASHINGTON – The U.S. Conference of Catholic Bishops Committee for the Protection of Children and Young People has released their 2016 Annual Report – Findings and Recommendations on the Implementation of the Charter for the Protection of Children and Young People. The 2016 report for audit year July 1, 2015 – June 30, 2016, states […]

Pence addresses religious freedom at National Catholic Prayer Breakfast

WASHINGTON (CNS) – Vice President Mike Pence and other speakers addressed securing religious liberty and protecting the sanctity of human life both in the United States and worldwide, particularly in the Middle East, at the 13th annual National Catholic Prayer Breakfast in Washington June 6. Pence spoke about President Donald Trump’s commitment to the securing […]

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