Pope Francis: Bishops should work to avoid “gossip and slander”

The following comes from a Jan. 3 story on the website of the Catholic News Agency. Pope Francis has written to the bishops of the United States calling for a “change of mindset” to restore the Church’s credibility and trust

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2019-01-04T10:43:53-07:00January 4th, 2019|Categories: Bishops and church leaders|Tags: , , |6 Comments

US bishops unhappy with Obamacare repeal bill passed by House

The House passed a repeal of the Affordable Care Act and a replacement health care bill on Thursday, but one bishop warned that the new bill poses serious problems for the vulnerable. Bishop Frank Dewane, chair of the domestic justice

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C – Who speaks for California’s bishops?

The following column by E.J.Dionne, Jr., syndicated columnist for the Washington Post and nearly a hundred other papers, appeared on May 23.  There is a healthy struggle brewing among the nation’s Roman Catholic bishops. A previously silent group, upset over conservative colleagues

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2012-05-31T22:01:09-07:00May 31st, 2012|Categories: Other News|Tags: , |0 Comments