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People participate in the opening Mass of the Fortnight for Freedom on June 21, 2012 in Baltimore, Md.

Supporters say 'partisan' charge misses point of bishops' efforts

Critics who accuse the U.S. bishops of “partisanship” have misunderstood their motives by viewing religious questions in secular terms, supporters... Read more

US bishops urge Congress to 'fix' problems in health care law

The U.S. Conference of Catholic Bishops has renewed its call for Congress to correct problems within the 2010 health care... Read more

Archbishop Wilton D. Gregory.

Bishops say HHS lawsuits represent broad Catholic interest

Bishops nationwide have voiced support for a wave of recent lawsuits against the federal contraception mandate, explaining that the dioceses... Read more

The Blessing of the Child in the Womb and Archbishop Gregory Aymond.

Bishops publish blessing for unborn child

Ahead of Mother’s Day, the U.S. bishops’ conference has published a prayer to bless an unborn child, the child’s pregnant... Read more