Articles on this issue "bishops"
During his weekly General Audience, Pope Francis entrusted himself and all bishops to the prayers of the faithful. Through their prayers, he said,"we can at least hope to be closer to the …read more
Pope Francis has appointed Bishop Peter Christensen, 61, of Superior, Wisconsin, as bishop of Boise City, Idaho, and accepted the resignation of Bishop Michael Driscoll, 75, from pastoral …read more
The Holy See today announced changes or confirmations of Church law governing the resignation of diocesan bishops: ordinaries, coadjutors, and auxiliaries. Cardinalswho head Roman curial …read more
Pope Francis celebrated a Mass this morning to commemorate the 10 Cardinals and 111 Bishops who have passed away this year. In his homily, the Holy Father reflected on the mystery of the …read more
At 11:30 this morning, Pope Francis presided over the Eucharistic Celebration in St. Peter’s Basilica for the souls of Cardinals and Bishops who died in the course of the year. Here is a …read more
The Archbishop of New York has said that even if none of us “live up” to the Church’s ideals, it still welcomes us with open arms. In a wide-ranging interview with ZENIT this week, Cardinal …read more
The midterm report on the deliberations of the Synod on the Family has appeared and there is a fair amount of hysteria all around. John Thavis, a veteran Vatican reporter who should know …read more