Last article of "Bishops' Documents"
Here is the text of the homily delivered by Archbishop Peter Sartain of Seattle during the funeral of Cardinal Francis George, Archbishop Emeritus of Chicago. * * * As a pastor in Memphis twenty-something years ago, one day I picked up a national Catholic publication and read a talk by the Bishop of Yakima, Fra...read more
Articles from "Bishops' Documents"
Yesterday, in the presence of the Holy Father, the fourth congregation of the extraordinary synod on the family continued the general debate on the synod's theme, taking its cue from chapters …read more
During yesterday morning’s debate at the Synod of Bishops, Archbishop Diarmuid Martin stressed the importance of consulting married couples. He said parents, especially those in the poorer …read more
Here below is a translation of the report of the secretary general of the Synod of Bishops, Cardinal Lorenzo Baldisseri, given at the First Congregation this morning. *** INTRODUCTION Most …read more
From September 30 to October 4, 2014,Bishops from the Arabian Peninsula, Syria, Lebanon, Jordan, Palestine, Israel, Cyprus, Djibouti and Somalia had their annual meeting. Here below is the …read more
Here is the statement from 18 US prelates who made a prayer pilgrimage from Sept. 11 to 18 to Israel and the Palestinian Territories. * * * Bishops’ Prayer Pilgrimage for Peace in the Holy …read more