USCCB Updates

Bishop Pates Urges Ratification of Mine Ban Treaty in Letter to National Security Advisor  The United States should sign and ratify the Convention on the Use, Stockpiling, Production and Transfer of Anti-Personnel Mines and Their Destruction, also known as the Ottawa Convention or the Mine Ban Treaty, said the chair of the U.S.

Bishop Pates Urges Ratification of Mine Ban Treaty in Letter to National Security Advisor  The United States should sign and ratify the Convention on the Use, Stockpiling, Production and Transfer of Anti-Personnel Mines and Their Destruction, also known as the Ottawa Convention or the Mine Ban Treaty, said the chair of the U.S. 

Pope Names Springfield, Illinois Priest as Bishop of Wichita, Kansas and Newark Priest as Auxiliary Bishop of Miami  Pope Francis has named Msgr. Carl Kemme, 53, vicar general of the Diocese of Springfield in Illinois, as Bishop of Wichita, Kansas. He also named Msgr. Peter Baldacchino, 53, a priest of the Archdiocese of Newark, as an auxiliary bishop of …

USCCB Subcommittee Chairman Strongly Supports Amending U.S. Constitution to Protect Marriage  Archbishop Cordileone: Marriage Protection Amendment to the U.S. Constitution is needed

Collection for the Church in Central, Eastern Europe Builds Future

The annual Collection to Aid the Church in Central and Eastern Europe will be held on March 9 in the Diocese of Orlando. The collection supports pastoral, educational and construction projects in Central and Eastern Europe and Central …