USCCB Updates

General Assembly Of Bishops Unanimously Adopts ‘United For Religious Freedom’ Statement

The U.S. Conference of Catholic Bishops (USCCB) reaffirmed by a unanimous voice vote on June 13 a recent statement of the USCCB Administrative Committee regarding the HHS mandate.

Bishops Vote To Draft Message On ‘Work, Poverty And A Broken Economy’

The U.S. Conference of Catholic Bishops (USCCB), meeting for their annual Spring General Assembly, approved a proposal by the bishops’ Committee on Domestic Justice and Human Development to draft a message entitled Catholic Reflections on Work …

 

General Assembly Of Bishops Unanimously Adopts ‘United For Religious Freedom’ Statement

The U.S. Conference of Catholic Bishops (USCCB) reaffirmed by a unanimous voice vote on June 13 a recent statement of the USCCB Administrative Committee regarding the HHS mandate.

Bishops Vote To Draft Message On ‘Work, Poverty And A Broken Economy’

The U.S. Conference of Catholic Bishops (USCCB), meeting for their annual Spring General Assembly, approved a proposal by the bishops’ Committee on Domestic Justice and Human Development to draft a message entitled Catholic Reflections on Work …

Bishops Plan Materials, Events, Social Media Outreach For Year Of Faith

The U.S. bishops’ promotion of the Year of Faith will include homily helps, a gathering of theology professors and even Facebook posts about the lives of the saints, according to a presentation to the bishops at their Spring General Assembly in …

Catechetical Sunday 2012 Materials Available Online, Focus On The New Evangelization

Materials for Catechetical Sunday 2012 are available online for free download by parishes in the United States. This year’s theme for Catechetical Sunday, which will be celebrated the weekend of September 16, is “Catechists and Teachers as …

National Review Board Reports On 10 Years After Charter

The National Review Board (NRB), a lay group advising the U.S. Conference of Catholic Bishops (USCCB) on the handling of the sexual abuse of minors by clergy, issued a 10-year progress report, June 13, at the USCCB spring meeting in Atlanta.

Dioceses Gear Up For Fortnight For Freedom, June 21-July 4

Dioceses nationwide will highlight religious liberty during the Fortnight for Freedom, June 21-July 4.