USCCB Updates

Peter’s Pence Collection Helps Needy People Around The World

The Peter’s Pence Collection will be taken up in most Catholic parishes the weekend of June 26 – 27. This year’s theme, “Cast the love of Christ upon the world,” focuses on the relationship between solidarity and love.

Bishops’ General Meeting In Atlanta To Be Available By Live Stream, Social Media, Satellite

The public sessions of the annual Spring General Assembly of the U.S. Conference of Catholic Bishops (USCCB) in Atlanta will be available through streaming video online, USCCB’s social media presence on Facebook and Twitter and via satellite for …

Peter’s Pence Collection Helps Needy People Around The World

The Peter’s Pence Collection will be taken up in most Catholic parishes the weekend of June 26 – 27. This year’s theme, “Cast the love of Christ upon the world,” focuses on the relationship between solidarity and love.

Bishops’ General Meeting In Atlanta To Be Available By Live Stream, Social Media, Satellite

The public sessions of the annual Spring General Assembly of the U.S. Conference of Catholic Bishops (USCCB) in Atlanta will be available through streaming video online, USCCB’s social media presence on Facebook and Twitter and via satellite for …

Church Leaders To Discuss Support For Haiti At CUA Conference

More than 350 attendees from Haiti and from over 30 U.S. states, Canada and France will fill the National Conference on Solidarity, “Haiti: One Table, Many Partners,” at The Catholic University in Washington (CUA), June 1-3. This is the lar …

Nashville Dominican Sister Named Head Of USCCB Education Office

Dominican Sister John Mary Fleming, a member of St. Cecilia Congregation in Nashville, Tennessee, has been named executive director of the Secretariat of Catholic Education of the U.S. Conference of Catholic Bishops (USCCB). Sister Fleming cur …

Pope Names Bishop Aquila Of Fargo, North Dakota As Archbishop Of Denver, Bishop Malone Of Portland, Maine As Bishop Of Buffalo, Accepts Resignation Of Bishop Kmiec Of Buffalo

Pope Benedict XVI has named Bishop Samuel J. Aquila of Fargo, North Dakota, 61, as archbishop of Denver; Bishop Richard J. Malone of Portland, Maine, 66, as bishop of Buffalo, New York; and accepted the resignation of 75-year-old Bishop Edw …