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Faithful Invited to Fast and Pray the Rosary

May 12, 2022 by Jeff Caruso

Faithful Invited to Fast and Pray the RosaryIn the midst of current tensions, the USCCB is inviting Catholics around the country to join in fasting and praying the Rosary tomorrow, May 13, the...

Statement by Bishop Burbidge and Bishop Knestout on U.S. Senate’s Second Rejection of Extreme Abortion Bill

May 11, 2022 by Jeff Caruso

Statement by Bishop Burbidge and Bishop Knestout on U.S. Senate’s Second Rejection of Extreme Abortion Bill This afternoon, for the second time this year, the U.S. Senate held a vote to...

How did your legislators vote in 2022 session?

May 3, 2022 by Jeff Caruso

2022 General Assembly session saw fewer bills pass but greater progress madeDuring the 2022 General Assembly session (Jan. 12 – March 12), fewer bills crossed the finish line than in recent years...

This Week at the 2022 General Assembly–Veto Day and VA March for Life

April 29, 2022 by Jeff Caruso

This Week at the 2022 General Assembly–Veto Day and VA March for LifeWednesday was a big day in Richmond! The fourth annual Virginia March for Life brought together hundreds of residents from...

Your input matters: two reminders and some good news

April 20, 2022 by Jeff Caruso

Don’t forget to join us on April 27th for the Virginia March for Life and take action now on the Governor’s amendment! We are only ONE week away from the 4th annual Virginia March for Life...

Your voice is needed at the Virginia March for Life

April 14, 2022 by Jeff Caruso

Sign up for the Virginia March for Life on April 27th @11am   Wednesday April 27th is a BIG day in Richmond and we need your voice! Join us for the 4th annual Virginia...

Save the Date: Virginia March for Life April 27

March 17, 2022 by Jeff Caruso

Pregnant and need help?  Find pregnancy resources within the Diocese of Arlington and the Diocese of Richmond.If you are not a member of the Conference's advocacy network,...

This Week at the 2022 General Assembly–Week 9

March 11, 2022 by Jeff Caruso

This Week at the 2022 General Assembly–Week 9The Virginia General Assembly will complete its work on all matters except for the budget by tomorrow, March 12. More on unusual Senate actions: As...

This Week at the 2022 General Assembly–Week 8

March 4, 2022 by Jeff Caruso

This Week at the 2022 General Assembly–Week 8With only a week left in the 2022 session, many committees have already met for the last time, with the remainder to finish up their business on Monday...

Statement by Bishop Burbidge and Bishop Knestout on U.S. Senate Rejection of “Women’s Health Protection Act”

February 28, 2022 by Jeff Caruso

Statement by Bishop Burbidge and Bishop Knestout on U.S. Senate Rejection of “Women’s Health Protection Act”Earlier tonight, a critical number of U.S. Senators took a strong, decisive stand...

This Week at the 2022 General Assembly–Week 7

February 25, 2022 by Jeff Caruso

This Week at the 2022 General Assembly–Week 7The General Assembly is now sprinting downhill toward its conclusion. This week the House and Senate took up in earnest bills passed by the other chamber...

This Week at the 2022 General Assembly–Week 6

February 18, 2022 by Jeff Caruso

This Week at the 2022 General Assembly–Week 6The Virginia General Assembly passed its first important deadline this past Tuesday: Crossover Day, the day after which each chamber can only consider...

This Week at the 2022 General Assembly–Week 5

February 11, 2022 by Jeff Caruso

This Week at the 2022 General Assembly–Week 5On Wednesday, more than 300 advocates filled the halls of the General Assembly this past Wednesday for Defending Life Day. After an ecumenical prayer...

This Week at the 2022 General Assembly–Week 4

February 4, 2022 by Jeff Caruso

This Week at the 2022 General Assembly–Week 4The 2022 Virginia General Assembly has completed its fourth week of work. Since even-year sessions are 60 days long, the House and Senate are nearly...

This Week at the 2022 General Assembly–Week 3

January 28, 2022 by Jeff Caruso

This Week at the 2022 General Assembly–Week 3The 2022 Virginia General Assembly has completed its third week of work, and committees in both the House and Senate continue to plow through many bills...

You marched, now advocate

January 24, 2022 by Jeff Caruso

Be a direct influence on your General Assembly members while they’re in Richmond - join us for Defending Life Day!We are inspired by so many who gathered for the 49th annual National March for...

This Week at the 2022 Virginia General Assembly–Week 2

January 21, 2022 by Jeff Caruso

This Week at the 2022 Virginia General Assembly–Week 2Since last week’s update, big events have occurred here in Richmond and in our nation’s capital. Last Saturday, Glenn Youngkin, Winsome Sears and...

This Week at the 2022 Virginia General Assembly–Week 1

January 14, 2022 by Jeff Caruso

This Week at the 2022 Virginia General Assembly–Week 1The Virginia General Assembly gaveled in for its 2022 session on Wednesday. This year’s session will last for 60 days. As a result of the...

Defending Life Day - only one month away

January 6, 2022 by Jeff Caruso

Join us in Richmond for Defending Life Day on February 9th! In just one month, we look forward to welcoming you to a unique event – an event which brings together the pro-life voice of Virginia...

Defending Life Day: Learn More - Sign Up - Share

December 20, 2021 by Jeff Caruso

Sign up for Defending Life Day on February 9th! On February 9th, pro-life Virginians from across the Commonwealth will come together under one roof to advocate for the protection of human life...

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