Posts Tagged ‘U.S. Catholic’

U.S. Catholic and Orthodox Archbishops Pray for Pope-Patriarch Holy Land Trip

By CNA/EWTN NEWS | WASHINGTON — Catholic and Eastern Orthodox leaders in the U.S. celebrated the closeness between the two Churches, recommitting to continued dialogue as Pope Francis’ trip to the Holy Land approaches.

Archbishop Jos…

‘Stare the devil down’: How one top U.S. Catholic entrepreneur is fighting for religious freedom

by John Jalsevac November 20, 2013 ( – Use it or lose it. That’s the advice one of the United States’ leading Catholic entrepreneurs and philanthropists wants to give to fellow Christians who are worried about growing threats to freedom of religion in the country: Either unapologetically…

Will Taxpayer Dollars Fund Congressional Abortions?

WASHINGTON — The U.S. Catholic bishops have expressed alarm that a proposed government regulation fails to make clear that laws banning federal funding of abortion will be respected in congressional health-care plans.

The new…

Abortion Polls Test the Conscience of a Church

WASHINGTON — The U.S. Catholic bishops are trying to bring their flocks fully into the pro-life fold, but another poll confirms that the faithful are not even halfway there.

However, Catholic and pro-life leaders…

A decades’ long administrative “wink and nod” in U.S. Catholic education?

  When a local newspaper in suburban southern California—the Inland Valley Daily Bulletin—published photographs of a local Catholic high school teacher’s wedding, “Matrimonial bliss turned into an employment nightmare.” The problem? The teacher at St. Lucy’s Priory High School in Glenora, CA, 45-year-old Ken Bencomo, is homosexual and attempted a so-called “homosexual marriage” with his [...]

USCCB letter: Obama administration has ‘new, more grudging attitude’ toward people of faith

by Ben Johnson WASHINGTON, D.C., February 18, 2013, ( – If the U.S. Catholic bishops cannot rely on the president to protect religious liberty, they will instead lobby Congress. That’s the message of a letter written to Congress by Archbishop William E. Lori lobbying for two legal provisions…

Editorial Assistant – The Claretians (Chicago, IL)

EDITORIAL ASSISTANT Publishing/Journalism, FT EmployeeThe Claretians (Chicago, IL)Editorial Assistant, U.S. Catholic Chicago-based Claretian Publications seeks an Editorial Assistant for U.S. Catholic magazine. Responsibilities include proofreading, e…

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