USCCB Updates

Pope Names Priest as New Auxiliary Bishop of Seattle

WASHINGTON—Pope Francis has named Monsignor Daniel H. Mueggenborg, a priest of the Diocese of Tulsa, as an auxiliary bishop of the Archdiocese of Seattle. Msgr. Mueggenborg currently serves as pastor of Christ the King Church in Tulsa, Oklahoma. The appointment was publicized in Washington, April 6, by Archbishop Christophe Pierre, apostolic nuncio to the United States…

President & Vice President of U.S. Bishops Conference Respond to Syria Chemical Attack

WASHINGTON—  Cardinal Daniel N. DiNardo of Galveston-Houston, president of the U.S. Conference of Catholic Bishops (USCCB), and Archbishop José H. Gomez of Los Angeles, vice president of the USCCB, have issued the following joint statement on yesterday’s chemical weapons attack in northern Syria… Read the full statement.