The head of the U.S. bishops’ international justice and peace committee implored Secretary of State John Kerry to utilize U.S. foreign policy to address the “root causes” of child migration from Central America. 486 more words
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USCCB committee chairman calls on President Obama, Central American presidents to protect children and families
Protection, not interdiction, should be priority
Root causes of violence and poverty should be addressed
Reaffirms opposition to changes in law to send children back… 297 more words
No court decision can ever undo the truth about marriage
Judges should not impose their own views
Truth about authentic marriage will prevail
Yesterday’s order by the U.S. 447 more words
Bishop Pates to Secretary Kerry; United States must change trade and economic policies, stop drugs and arms flow to end border crisis
Focuses on violence and related economic factors that drive people to migrate
Encourages drug treatment programs at home and restrictions on gun exports
Notes damage caused by U.S., Canadian mining companies in Latin America… 354 more words
Archbishop Kurtz joins Pope Francis in calling for prayers, action for peace in Middle East, Ukraine, Africa, Central America
Israel, Hamas conflict terrorizes Israeli civilians, costs the lives of more than 500 Gazans, most of them civilians.
Conflicts in Syria, Iraq have caused millions to flee homes, tens of thousands to die… 510 more words
The bishop-Chairmen of two USCCB Committees responded with great concern to President Obama’s July 21 executive order to prohibit federal government contractors from what the Administration deems “sexual orientation” and “gender identity” discrimination and to forbid “gender identity” discrimination in the employment of federal employees. 472 more words
My 2 Cents Worth
About time they did their job!
Now, what about my diocese. You have not correct my bishops or women religious. I’m waiting!