Pope’s U.S. visit schedule released by Vatican

Editor | August 1, 2015

WASHINGTON — Pope Francis’ apostolic journey to the United States is “a source of joy and gratitude,” said the president of the U.S. Conference of Catholic Bishops in response to the release of the full visit schedule by the Vatican, … Continue reading

New bishop for Diocese of Greensburg

Editor | August 1, 2015

Archbishop Charles J. Chaput of Philadelphia served as the principal consecrator for the ordination and installation of Reverend Edward C. Malesic as Fifth Bishop of the Diocese of Greensburg, Pennsylvania. The July 13 event was attended by an estimated 1,000 … Continue reading

Statement on the Supreme Court Decision on Marriage

Editor | July 21, 2015

Supreme Court Decision on Marriage ‘A Tragic Error’ says USCCB President WASHINGTON — The U.S. Supreme Court decision, June 26, interpreting the U.S. Constitution to require all states to license and recognize same-sex “marriage” “is a tragic error that harms … Continue reading