U.S. Bishops Establish New Ad Hoc Committee Against Racism

News from the USCCB:
U.S. Bishops Establish New Ad Hoc Committee Against Racism - WASHINGTON—The United States Conference of Catholic Bishops today announced the establishment of an Ad Hoc Committee Against Racism. Initiated by Cardinal Daniel N. DiNardo of Galveston-Houston, President of the USCCB, the committee will focus on addressing the sin of racism in our society, and even in our Church, and the urgent need to come together as a society to find solutions.....Read More

News from the Pope:
Pope Francis: Liturgical reform is irreversible - (Vatican Radio) Pope Francisgave an important address on the liturgical reform on Thursday, speaking to participants of the 68th Italian National Liturgical Week. The liturgical reform, he said, did not “flourish suddenly,” but was the result of a long preparation. ....Read More
News from the Church:
Catholic Priest and Tennis Umpire to Officiate at 2017 U.S. Open
- The U.S. Open is American’s premier tennis event, running Aug. 28-Sept. 10 at the USTA Billie Jean King National Tennis Center, in Flushing, New York. Previous winners include Switzerland’s Stan Wawrinka, Germany’s Angelique Kerber, Britain’s Andy Murray and Serena Williams of the U.S. But did you know among the lineup of international stars is a Nigerian-born Catholic priest who is responsible for keeping star matches running smoothly and fairly?.....Read more