topic-orcul000006 News Coverage on United States Conference of Catholic Bishops - CTNow
RSS feeds allow Web site content to be gathered via feed reader software. Click the subscribe link to obtain the feed URL for this page. The feed will update when new content appears on this page.

United States Conference of Catholic Bishops

A collection of news and information related to United States Conference of Catholic Bishops published by this site and its partners.

Top United States Conference of Catholic Bishops Articles

Displaying items 111-121
  • Catholic bishops say they don’t support efforts to repeal health care law

     
    The U.S. Conference of Catholic Bishops said this week that it does not support efforts to repeal the Affordable Care Act, according to Religion News Service. The bishops group said they instead will concentrate their efforts on trying to fix what they...
  • New iPhone app helps Catholics through confession

     
    Playing with an iPhone in church used to be like napping during a sermon. But now, with a new app, the device could become the “perfect aid for every penitent.” So says Little iApps. The company recently released Confession: A......
  • Confession: There’s an app for that

     
    With the advent of Lent comes an app for Catholics that allows them to prepare for confession anywhere, any time, any how with their iPhones, iPads, and iPod touches. “Designed to be used in the confessional, this app is the perfect aid for every...
  • U.S. bishops condemn nun's book on spiritual seeking, 'Quest for the Living God'

     
    U.S. bishops condemn nun's book on spiritual seeking. Can she appeal to a higher power?...
  • Catholic bishops debate assisted suicide

     
    The Catholic bishops of the United Stateswill debate and vote on a statement opposingphysician-assisted suicide at their Spring General Assembly, June 15-17, in Seattle. The document, To Live Each Day with Dignity, will be the first statement on...
  • Fortnight for Freedom or Discrimination?

     
    In dueling press releases, Catholics for Choice and U.S. Conference of Catholic Bishops debate whether religious freedom is under attack or the church is engaging in religious discrimination. First, the Catholic Bishops: “Across America, our right...
  • New San Francisco archbishop appointed by pope

     
    The Vatican on Friday named the bishop of Oakland, a leading opponent of gay marriage, as archbishop of the Roman Catholic Archdiocese of San Francisco. The appointment of Salvatore J. Cordileone, 56, by Pope Benedict XVI is scheduled to be......
  • Noonan teaches Responsible Citizenship to Catholics on Monday

     
    WHEN: Monday, Sept. 24, 7-9 p.m. WHERE: Annunciation Catholic Church Life Center, 1020 Montgomery Road, Altamonte Springs. This event will provide information to help Catholics fulfill their moral obligation to promote the common good during the general...
  • Mississippi votes on “personhood amendment”

     
    ReligionLink reports on the new abortion battleground: states defining the beginning of life at the moment of conception: On Tuesday, Nov. 8, voters in Mississippi will cast ballots on a so-called “personhood amendment” that would define a...
  • Vatican welcomes Episcopal converts to Catholic Church

     
    Episcopal Church members and clergy will be able to join the Roman Catholic Church under a new structure, the equivalent of a diocese, created by Pope Benedict XVI....
  • Catholic bishops oppose contraception ruling; Catholic Democrats favor it

     
    The decision by the federal Health and Human Services to require health insurance plans to covercontraception and sterilization has drawn opposite reactions from Catholics. The Catholic bishops issued a statement of opposition to the requirement...