Archbishop Kurtz

Thumbnail us capitol credit trekandshoot shutterstock cna After 'Catholic Spring' email leak, US bishops warn American ideals at risk

Washington D.C., Oct 14, 2016 / 11:56 am (CNA/EWTN News).- Following a leaked email from prominent political actors about a possible “Catholic...

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Thumbnail bishops credit martha calderon cna Amid racial tensions, US bishops search for healing and peace

Baltimore, Md., Nov 15, 2016 / 03:39 pm (CNA/EWTN News).- Race relations, racism, and violence were on the mind of the United States bishops during...

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Thumbnail archbishop joseph kurtz 4 speaks at a press conference in philadelphia during pope francis vist on september 26 2015 credit mary rezac cna 9 26 15 1 Archbishop Kurtz on the best thing to come out of the synod

Families helping families – this may have been one of the greatest “fruits” to come from the Synod on the Family, said the president of the U.S....

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Thumbnail archbishop joseph e kurtz of louisville takes part in a press conference at the usccbs fall general assembly in baltimore on nov 12 2013 credit addie mena cna 2 cna Archbishop Kurtz: Synod to draw on 'richness' of global Church

The president of the U.S. bishops' conference said that this autumn's synod on the family will reflect the cares and concerns of the Church from...

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Thumbnail joe biden credit drop of light via wwwshutterstockcom cna Biden gay marriage flap prompts response from Catholic bishops

Washington D.C., Aug 5, 2016 / 04:25 pm (CNA/EWTN News).- Just days after United States Vice President Joe Biden officiated at a same-sex wedding...

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Thumbnail crowds at the march for life in washington dc on jan 27 2017 credit jeff bruno 45 cna Catholics oppose buffer zone around Kentucky's last abortion clinic

Louisville, Ky., Jul 25, 2017 / 02:36 pm (CNA/EWTN News).- Pro-life activists in the Archdiocese of Louisville have spoken out against a city...

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Thumbnail a resident and a sister arrange flowers at the little sisters of the poors mullen home in denver co in this undated file photo credit el pueblo catolico james baca cna 1 3 Church must remain free to serve, Fortnight for Freedom concludes

Catholics must come together to protect the work of the Church's charities and services, said the U.S. bishops' president as the annual Fortnight...

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Thumbnail diversity credit a katz 1 shutterstock cna Cincinnati Catholics hope to give Church a megaphone on racial, social problems

Cincinnati, Ohio, Feb 25, 2017 / 04:15 am (CNA/EWTN News).- Catholics in Cincinnati are hoping that an upcoming meeting of bishops and leaders will...

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Thumbnail cardinal donald wuerl l and cardinal timothy dolan leave the vaticans synod hall on oct 10 2014 credit daniel ib  ez cna cna 10 10 14 Extending an invitation: Synod prompts revamp in Church language

The need to develop a new way of communicating Church teaching in contemporary society emerged in synod discussions last week, with specific...

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Thumbnail archbishop joseph kurtz answers questions during a press conference at the vatican press office on oct 15 2014 credit daniel ib  ez cna 5 cna 10 15 14 Fidelity to Bishop of Rome crucial to evangelization, US bishops say

In a message to Pope Francis on Monday, the U.S. bishops vowed fidelity to the Holy See and voiced hope that Pope Francis will attend the World...

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Thumbnail homeless credit marc brneke via flickr cc by nc 20 cna 2 10 15 Go forth! Ministry leaders instructed to encounter God in the poor

The president of the U.S. bishops’ conference exhorted a group of Catholic leaders to go forth in ministry to serve at the peripheries of society,...

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Thumbnail semons joseph e kurtz 1 walking out of the paul vi hall during the synod of bishops on oct 9 2015 credit daniel ibanez cna 10 9 15 Help for the poor, dialogue with Trump – Archbishop Kurtz's parting vision

Baltimore, Md., Nov 14, 2016 / 11:30 am (CNA/EWTN News).- Concrete outreach to those in need should be the focus of the U.S. bishops going forward,...

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Thumbnail archbishop joseph kurtz 4 speaks at a press conference in philadelphia during pope francis vist on september 26 2015 credit mary rezac cna 9 26 15 Here's what Archbishop Kurtz thought about Pope Francis' visit

For Archbishop Joseph Kurtz of Louisville, hearing the words of Pope Francis is like being taken back in time to when he first experienced his...

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Thumbnail candlelight vigil credit a katz shutterstock cna How the Catholic Church needs to fight racism

Washington D.C., Sep 13, 2016 / 08:02 pm (CNA/EWTN News).- If it hopes to bring peace to racial tensions in the U.S., the Catholic Church must be...

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Thumbnail archbishop joseph kurtz 3 speaks at a press conference in philadelphia during pope francis vist on september 26 2015 credit mary rezac cna 9 26 15 Keep calm and follow Jesus, US bishops say after the election

Baltimore, Md., Nov 14, 2016 / 12:50 pm (CNA/EWTN News).- As the country recovers from a divisive election and many in the U.S. are living in...

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Thumbnail extraordinaryjubileeofmercy Mercy: A mission of Christian love for the Americas

BOGOTA, Colombia — “Faced with a divided world which is in search of unity, we must proclaim with joy and firm faith that God is communion, Father,...

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Munich, Germany, Jul 23, 2016 / 08:11 am (CNA/EWTN News).- The archbishop of Munich has called for prayers for the victims of Friday’s deadly...

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Thumbnail ncaa division 1 mens basketball championship credit matthew d britt via flickr march 30 2014 cc by nc sa 20 cna 3 17 15 1 Put aside that fifth bracket and tackle Church teaching, bishop urges

Many challenges to families need addressing today, including perhaps too much attention given to college basketball’s “March Madness,” and not...

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