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U.S. Bishops’ Chairman Grateful to Senate for Passing Infrastructure Bill, Signals Need for Additional Action

August 10, 2021

WASHINGTON - Following passage of the Infrastructure Investment and Jobs Act in the U.S. Senate, Archbishop Paul S. Coakley of Oklahoma City, chairman of the U.S. Conference of the Catholic Bishops’ (USCCB) Committee on Domestic Justice and Human Development, issued the following statement:

Housing Aid Flush Despite Historic Spike in Spending

February, March Allocations Surpassed Usual Annual Spending

Media Advisory: USCCB to Celebrate Religious Freedom Week, June 22-29

June 2, 2021

 

WASHINGTON– Each year, the U.S. Conference of Catholic Bishops (USCCB) observes Religious Freedom Week. Beginning with the feast day of Sts. Thomas More and John Fisher, and including the Nativity of St. John the Baptist, the week-long commemoration ends with the feast of Sts. Peter and Paul. 

Cardinal Sean's message to priests on Hyde Amendment

CARDINAL'S  OFFICE

66  BROOKS DRIVE

BRAINTREE.  MASSACHUSETTS  02184-3839

617-782-2544

 

May 27, 2021

Dear Monsignor/Father:

 

Allow me to ask for your assistance with a matter of the highest priority concerning the protection 

of unborn children. As Pope Francis has shared with us, every child is "a gift that changes the 

history of a family... and this child needs to be welcomed, loved and cared for".

 

For 45 years, annual passage of the "Hyde Amendment" in federal appropriations bills, by a 

President of U.S. Bishops’ Conference and Chairman for Ecumenical and Interreligious Affairs Condemn Recent Rise in Antisemitic Incidents

President of U.S. Bishops’ Conference and Chairman for Ecumenical and Interreligious Affairs Condemn Recent Rise in Antisemitic Incidents

 

May 26, 2021

 

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