U.S. Bishops’ Pro-Life Activities Chairman on 25th Anniversary of The Gospel of Life

March 23, 2020

WASHINGTON- Archbishop Joseph F. Naumann of Kansas City in Kansas and chairman of the U.S. Conference of Catholic Bishops’ Committee on Pro-Life Activities has issued… Read More

World Day for Consecrated Life Celebrated in Conjunction with “Candlemas”

January 27, 2020

WASHINGTON – Each year, the Catholic Church celebrates the World Day for Consecrated Life. Instituted by Pope John Paul II in 1997, the celebration is… Read More

USCCB and FCCB File Amicus Brief with U.S. Supreme Court Urging New Trial of Death Row Inmate

January 22, 2020

WASHINGTON— On January 17, the U.S. Conference of Catholic Bishops (USCCB) and the Florida Conference of Catholic Bishops (FCCB) filed an amicus curiae brief with… Read More

National Migration Week is Jan. 5-11

January 2, 2020

Globally, there are more than 70 million people who have been forcibly displaced from their homes due to political instability, violence, and economic hardship. Pope… Read More

U.S. Bishop Chairmen Applaud Passage of Legislation Protecting Immigrant Farmworkers and U.S. Agricultural Industry

December 16, 2019

December 13, 2019 WASHINGTON— Two bishops who chair committees for the U.S. Conference of Catholic Bishops (USCCB) applauded the passage of the Farm Workforce Modernization… Read More

USCCB Issues Statement on Supreme Court Cases Upholding the DACA Program

November 12, 2019

WASHINGTON— Bishop Joe S. Vásquez, of Austin and Chairman of the United States Conference of Catholic Bishops (USCCB) Committee on Migration, commented on three cases… Read More

National Vocation Awareness Week Highlights Vocation as Gift from God

October 18, 2019

From United States Conference of Catholic Bishops The Catholic Church in the United States will celebrate National Vocation Awareness Week, November 3-9, 2019.  During this… Read More

USCCB President and Migration Chair Urge Against Further Reduction in Refugee Resettlement as Contrary to American Values

September 13, 2019

 September 13, 2019 Migrants from Central America seeking asylum in the U.S., cross the Rio Grande near Ciudad Juarez, Mexico, June 11, 2019. More than… Read More