Bishops

Father Enrique Delgado of the Archdiocese of Miami is seen Oct. 12. Pope Francis appointed him to be an auxiliary bishop in the archdiocese that same day. (CNS photo/Archdiocese of Miami)
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Catholic News ServiceOctober 13, 2017
His appointment "reflects the growing presence of Hispanics in the Catholic Church here in the United States."
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Catholic News ServiceOctober 11, 2017
Trump's new immigration policy proposals “are not reflective of our country's immigrant past, and they attack the most vulnerable.”
Clergy of the Syro-Malabar Catholic Church process at the start of Mass in a suburb of New Delhi Nov. 18 to mark the 50th anniversary of the church's first missionary venture. (CNS photo/Anto Akkara) (Nov. 19, 2012)
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Different Catholic rites are, in fact, "a treasure" for the church.
People pray during Mass Oct. 7 at St. John the Evangelist Church in San Diego (CNS photo/David Maung).
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Michael J. O’LoughlinOctober 10, 2017
The U.S. bishops’ committee on marriage and family released the letter “Always Our Children” in 1997 as an attempt to encourage parents not to abandon their gay and lesbian children and to assure them of God’s love.
Pope Francis prepares to greet bishops during his general audience in St. Peter's Square at the Vatican Oct. 4. (CNS photo/Paul Haring)
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The Catholic Church's Code of Canon Law is an instrument that must serve the church's pastoral mission of bringing God's mercy to all and leading them to salvation, Pope Francis said.
People wave Spanish flags during an Oct. 8 demonstration organized by the Catalan Civil Society organization in Barcelona, Spain. (CNS photo/Eric Gaillard, Reuters)
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Catholic News ServiceOctober 10, 2017
Spanish Cardinal: Catalonian call for independence is “an act of sedition, fraud and betrayal.”