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"
A Lenten Pastoral Letter from Bishop Mark Davies of Shrewsbury, England, tobe read at Mass in all churches and chapels of the Dioceseon the First Sunday of Lent, 9th March 2014: *** My dear …read more
Here is an address given today by Archbishop Diarmuid Martin of Dublin, vice president of the Irish bishops' conference, at a conference called "Journeying Together: Challenges Facing the …read more
Cardinal Oswald Gracias, the outgoing president of India's conference of bishops (CBCI), has issued the following pastoral letteron behalf of the country's Catholic bishops. The letter …read more
The following is the full statement of India's conference of bishops (CBCI) who held their 31st plenary meeting 5-12 February 2014. The theme was: "Renewed Church for a Renewed Society – …read more
In his pastoral letter to commemorate Peace Sunday Jan. 19, Bishop Mark Davies of Shrewsbury, England, has invited the Catholic faithful to make 2014 a year of prayer for peace and …read more