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

Statement on the Occasion of the Promulgation of Laudato Si’

Editor | July 21, 2015

UDCCB President Welcomes Pope Francis’ Encyclical Laudato Si’ The United States Conference of Catholic Bishops, an assembly of Latin and Eastern Catholic hierarchs of the United States and U.S. Virgin Islands, jointly exercise certain pastoral functions on behalf of the … Continue reading

Eleven Decades Celebrated

Editor | July 20, 2015

On June 4, 1905 +Father Alexis Pastelyi celebrated the area’s first Greek Catholic Divine Liturgy in Bobby Hall, located on Idaho Street in Farrell, in a multi-community area of western Pennsylvania which borders Ohio. Fastforward 110 years to Sunday, June … Continue reading