USCCB Updates

U.S. Bishops, Other Denominations File Amicus Curiae Brief In Supreme Court Case Of Arizona Vs. United States

The U.S. Conference of Catholic Bishops (USCCB) and several other Christian denominations filed an amicus curiae brief with the U.S. Supreme Court in the case of Arizona vs. United States, supporting the principle that the federal government c

 

U.S. Bishops, Other Denominations File Amicus Curiae Brief In Supreme Court Case Of Arizona Vs. United States

The U.S. Conference of Catholic Bishops (USCCB) and several other Christian denominations filed an amicus curiae brief with the U.S. Supreme Court in the case of Arizona vs. United States, supporting the principle that the federal government c


Catholic Home Missions Appeal Supports Pastoral Services, Seminarian Formation and Evangelization in U.S. Dioceses

The Catholic Home Missions Appeal, which will be taken up in many U.S. parishes the weekend of April 28-April 29, supports home mission dioceses, which are dioceses in the United States and its dependencies that need outside help to offer


Bishops’ Subcommittee on the Church in Latin America Announces Grants to Caribbean Region as Pope Visits Cuba

The United States Conference of Catholic Bishops’ (USCCB) Subcommittee on the Church in Latin America announced the approval of funding, totaling over $3.5 million in grants, to aid the work of the Church in Cuba, the Dominican Republic, Haiti and


Vatican Approves English and Spanish Texts for ‘Blessing of a Child in the Womb’

WASHINGTON—The Vatican has approved the publication of the “Rite for the Blessing of a Child in the Womb,” which will be printed in English and Spanish in a combined booklet and should be available for parishes by Mothers’ Day. The U.S. bishops who

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