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We are a national membership organization of the Catholic Bishops in the United States.
The U.S. Conference of Catholic Bishops promotes the greater good which the Church offers humankind, especially through forms and programs of the apostolate fittingly adapted to the circumstances of time and place. This purpose is drawn from the universal law of the Church and applies to the episcopal conferences which are established all over the world for the same purpose.
In this section you will find information and resources to learn more about the Church, what the Church teaches, and how to grow in your faith.
Each committee of the Conference supports the ministry of the bishops with an emphasis on evangelization. The bishops exercise in a communal and collegial manner certain pastoral functions entrusted to them by the Lord Jesus of sanctifying, teaching, and governing
The U.S. Catholic Church provides the compassion of Christ in numerous ways, including through health care institutions, schools and universities, charities and social service agencies, and the work of individuals, parish communities, and diocesan entities.
Today, the House voted X to X in favor of H.R. 4502, a package of appropriations bills that currently excludes the 46-year-old Hyde Amendment and othe...
On Monday, the U.S. Conference of Catholic Bishops became aware of impending media reports alleging possible improper behavior by its general secretar...
Pope Francis has accepted the resignation of Bishop Randolph R. Calvo from the pastoral governance of the Diocese of Reno and has appointed Bishop Dan...
The Solidarity Fund for the Church in Africa helps support pastoral projects in Africa, like a pro-life conference in Ghana.
Pope Francis outlined plans for the next World Meeting of Families in a video message July 2.
Prayers to Protect Us
Catholic Household Blessings and Prayers
Prayers of Pope Francis
On Fraternity and Social Friendship (Fratelli Tutti)
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