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We’re hiring! Conference hiring Associate Director

July 17, 2017 by Jeff Caruso

Conference seeks applicants to join team Associate Director  The Virginia Catholic Conference, the public-policy agency of Virginia’s Catholic bishops and their two dioceses, seeks applicants...

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VA bishops reissue statement on death penalty

July 6, 2017 by Jeff Caruso

  Virginia’s Catholic Bishops reissued the following statement:   Statement by Bishop Francis X. DiLorenzo and Bishop Michael F. Burbidge on the Death Penalty in Virginia Our Creator --...

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U.S. bishops offer Senate moral criteria for health care reform

June 2, 2017 by Jeff Caruso

Principles include respect for life, access, affordability and conscience protections WASHINGTON—As the U.S. Senate begins to discuss health care reform, Cardinal Timothy M. Dolan of New York,...

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U.S. Bishops “deeply troubled“ by President’s withdrawal from Paris Accord

June 1, 2017 by Jeff Caruso

  Decision will harm people of U.S., world, and poorest communities WASHINGTON—President Donald J. Trump announced today that the United States will not honor the Paris agreement on climate change...

US Bishops Urge Senate to Strip Harmful Proposals from ACHA

May 5, 2017 by Jeff Caruso

  U.S. Bishops Chairman Calls on Senate to Strip Harmful Proposals from House-Passed Health Care Bill   May, 4, 2017 WASHINGTON—After the U.S. House of Representatives passed the American Health...

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US Bishops Respond to Executive Order on Religious Freedom

May 4, 2017 by Jeff Caruso

 USCCB President: Today’s Executive Order Begins a Process  May 4, 2017  WASHINGTON– Cardinal Daniel N. DiNardo, Archbishop of Galveston-Houston and President of the United States...

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Find out how your legislators voted on key issues

April 18, 2017 by Jeff Caruso

VCC vote charts track state senators, delegates on issues important to Catholics How did your state legislators vote on issues important to Virginia Catholics? Find out by going to the statewide...

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Show solidarity with vulnerable refugees

January 30, 2017 by Jeff Caruso

Tell the president and your members of Congress that America should continue to support refugees   Join our bishops in standing up for refugees who seek protection on American shores. See the...

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Va Bishops Issue Death Penalty Statement

January 18, 2017 by Jeff Caruso

Statement by Bishop Francis X. DiLorenzo and Bishop Michael F. Burbidge on the Death Penalty in Virginia Our Creator -- who made us out of love for love -- has dominion over all life. As children...


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