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USCCB President: Amoris Laetitia, a Tremendous Gift for Church and Families in the U.S.

September 27, 2016

WASHINGTON—Archbishop Joseph E. Kurtz of Louisville, Kentucky, president of the U.S. Conference of Catholic Bishops, issued a statement today about the ongoing, fruitful reception and implementation in the United States of Pope Francis’ Post-Synodal Apostolic Exhortation, Amoris Laetitia.

Full statement follows:

 

Bishop Mitchell Rozanski calls Springfield diocese 'home' on 2nd anniversary

SPRINGFIELD – It has been a busy August for Springfield Catholic Bishop Mitchell T.

USCCB President Offers Prayers, Support After Church Attack, Killing of Priest in France

USCCB President Offers Prayers, Support After Church Attack, Killing of Priest in France

July 26, 2016

Statement of the Massachusetts Catholic Conference on the Passage of the Transgender Legislation

Today's passage of An Act relative to transgender anti-discrimination, commonly known as the "transgender Bill" follows several months of debate and discussion in the Massachusetts legislature and numerous expressions of public opinion.

Cardinal O'Malley issues statement on killing of Dallas officers

(Cardinal Sean P. O'Malley issued the following statement July 8 in the wake of the ambush of Dallas police officers July 7 that left 5 officers dead and 7 wounded.)

The assassination of five members of the Dallas Police Department last night was a heinous crime that is rightly condemned across our country.

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