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Pope Francis has created in India the new Diocese of Kuzhithurai, with territory taken from the Diocese of Kottar. The new diocese is a suffragan of the metropolitan Church of Madurai. It has some 265,000 Catholics served by just over 130 priests and around 270 religious. The Holy Father appointed Salesian ...read more
Articles from section "Dioceses and Episcopal Conferences"
Cardinal Vincent Nichols, Archbishop of Westminster, is inviting Catholic dioceses, parishes and groups across England and Wales to support a new Pope Francis-inspired outreach initiative. …read more
Here is the Christmas message released today by the leader of Canada's bishops,Archbishop Paul-André Durocherof Gatineau. * * * As I write this Christmas message, barely a week has gone by …read more
Four chairmen of the U.S. Conference of Catholic Bishops issued a statement in response to the Dec. 3Department of Labor final rule to implement President Obama’s July 21 Executive Order …read more
In the coming months, the U.S. Conference of Catholic Bishops’ Subcommittee on Asian and Pacific Island Affairs and the Secretariat of Cultural Diversity in the Church will conduct a …read more
The U.S. Conference of Catholic Bishops (USCCB) approved several liturgical items, including revisions to the liturgy of the hours and a revision of guidelines for the celebration of the …read more