USCCB Updates

Bishop Lori to Brief Bishops on Religious Liberty Issues; Names Members, Consultants of Ad Hoc Committee

WASHINGTON—Bishop William E. Lori, chairman of the United States Conference of Catholic Bishops’ (USCCB) Ad Hoc Committee on Religious Liberty will update the bishops on committee efforts at the November 14-16 meeting of the U.S. bishops.

Guidelines for National Collections on the Ballot at Bishops’ November Meeting

WASHINGTON— The U.S. Catholic bishops will vote to authorize the publication of a new document on administering national collections at the Fall General Assembly in Baltimore, Maryland, November 14-16. The proposed publication, entitled “One Church. One Mis

San Diego Law Student, Immigration Advocate Is Winner Of 2011 Cardinal Bernardin New Leadership Award

WASHINGTON— Rosibel “Rosy” Mancillas Lopez, a law student and advocate for immigration reform from San Diego, is the recipient of the 2011 Cardinal Bernardin New Leadership Award. The award is sponsored by the Catholic Campaign for Human Development (CCH