USCCB Updates

Pope Names Auxiliary Bishops For Diocese Of Rockville Centre, NY

WASHINGTON—Pope Benedict XVI has named Msgr. Robert J. Brennan, 50, a pastor and vicar general of the Diocese of Rockville Centre, New York, and Msgr. Nelson J. Perez, 50, a pastor in the Archdiocese of Philadelphia, as auxiliary bishops for the Rockville Cen …

Pope Names Auxiliary Bishops For Diocese Of Rockville Centre, NY

WASHINGTON—Pope Benedict XVI has named Msgr. Robert J. Brennan, 50, a pastor and vicar general of the Diocese of Rockville Centre, New York, and Msgr. Nelson J. Perez, 50, a pastor in the Archdiocese of Philadelphia, as auxiliary bishops for the Rockville Cen …

Peter’s Pence Collection Helps Cast The ‘Peace Of Christ’ Upon The World

WASHINGTON— Later this month, Catholics in the United States have the opportunity to help Pope Benedict XVI in his assistance to Catholics in all parts of the world including poor dioceses where many people depend on the Church for support, areas whe

Vatican Critiques Book By Mercy Sister Margaret Farley

WASHINGTON—The Vatican Congregation for the Doctrine of the Faith (CDF) has declared that a book on sexual ethics by Mercy Sister Margaret A. Farley does not conform to the teachings of the Magisterium. As such, the CDF said, “it cannot be used as a v …