The new consistory announced by Pope Francis continues the policy of including Bishops from mission territories in the Church within the College of Cardinals
Bishop Joe S. Vásquez of Austin, Chairman of the United States Conference of Catholic Bishops’ (USCCB) Committee on Migration
The Catholic Bishops of the United States urge Americans to unite following recent hate-motivated violence, and ask all to refrain from using racist and xenophobic language.
Before his Ascension, the risen Christ commissioned the apostles to preach, teach, and baptize all nations
The Pope expresses his spiritual closeness and prayers to all those affected by this week’s series of mass shootings in the US.