Catholic schools – faith formation, academic excellence, nurturing environment

The Education Improvement Scholarships Tax Credits Program means more parents can send their children to the schools right for them. Read more »

Life, marriage and family – witness, ministries and advocacy

“The family is a good which society cannot do without, and it ought to be protected.” – Pope Francis, Amoris Laetitia Learn more »

Religious freedom – bedrock of Virginian and American values

Protect the right to live faith in homes, parishes, institutions and the public square. Learn more »

Politics is local – work for the common good

“A good Catholic meddles in politics, offering the best of himself, so that those who govern can govern.” – Pope Francis Learn more »

Catholic schools – faith formation, academic excellence, nurturing environment

Life, marriage and family – witness, ministries and advocacy

Religious freedom – bedrock of Virginian and American Values

Politics is local – work for the common good

VCC Voter Education Resources

Bishops' Pre-Election Letter
In EnglishIn Spanish
Presidential Comparison 2020
In EnglishIn Spanish

To make your vote count, act now.

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COVID-19: Prayer and Resources

Prayer from the USCCBCOVID-19 Resources

News & Events

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Action Alert

Take action – your help is needed!  

To make your vote count: act now.

USCCB calls for action to stop federal executions.

USCCB Alert: Demand a COVID-19 Vaccine Free from Abortion

USCCB Alert: Act now to help save Catholic schools

USCCB Alert: Your voice is crucial this week!

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Updates

VCC releases voter education resources

September 15, 2020 by Jeff Caruso

Bishops’ letter and Presidential candidate comparison issued to help voters prepare for Nov. 3   November 3 is Election Day. To help you prepare for these critical decisions, two vital resources...

This Week at the 2020 Virginia General Assembly Special Session

August 28, 2020 by Jeff Caruso

The Virginia General Assembly convened on August 18 to consider bills that address the economic impact the COVID-19 pandemic has had on the Commonwealth’s budget and issues surrounding criminal...

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Virginia Catholic Conference Issues

Because We Are Catholic

Catholic Education


77 primary & high schools
26,561 school students
$315.7 million – amount Catholic schools save commonwealth

Catholic Social Services


28 languages spoken
81,853 clients served
$26.9 million – total combined budget

Catholic Healthcare


8 hospitals
11,100 hospital employees
$159 million – Total community benefit

The Reach of the Catholic Church in Virginia

Bishop Michael F. Burbidge

Diocese of Arlington

Crest of the Diocese of Arlington

Bishop Michael F. Burbidge

Bishop Barry C. Knestout

Diocese of Richmond

Crest of the Diocese of Richmond

Bishop Francis X. DiLorenzo
Bishop Michael F. Burbidge

Bishop Michael F. Burbidge

Diocese of Arlington

Crest of the Diocese of Arlington

Bishop Francis X. DiLorenzo

Bishop Barry C. Knestout

 

Diocese of Richmond

Crest of the Diocese of Richmond