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USCCB President: Amoris Laetitia, A Tremendous Gift For Church And Families In The U.S.
WASHINGTON—Archbishop Joseph E. Kurtz of Louisville, Kentucky, president of the U.S. Conference of Catholic Bishops, issued a statement [on September 27, 2016] about the ongoing, fruitful reception and implementation in the United States of Pope Francis' Post-Synodal Apostolic Exhortation, Amoris Laetitia.
Report on Reception and Implementation of Amoris Laetitia in the United States (September 2016)
Pope Francis's Love Letter Invites Deeper Reflection on the Beauty of Marriage and Christ's Teaching, USCCB President Says
WASHINGTON—Archbishop Joseph E. Kurtz of Louisville, Kentucky, president of the U.S. Conference of Catholic Bishops, welcomed Pope Francis' apostolic exhortation, Amoris Laetitia, on love in the family. Pope Francis' "love letter to families" invites everyone to grow as members of the family of God, Archbishop Kurtz said April 8.
Pope Francis' Apostolic Exhortation on Love in the Family Welcomed by USCCB Family Life Committee Chairman
WASHINGTON-Pope Francis' new apostolic exhortation, Amoris Laetitia (The Joy of Love), released April 8, brings "a rich reflection on the mission of the family and on how the Church can equip couples to embrace God's vision for marriage and can offer healing for families who are struggling," said the chairman of the U.S. Conference of Catholic Bishops' (USCCB) Committee on Laity, Marriage, Family Life and Youth.
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Share truth of family with mercy, help those struggling, pope says
VATICAN CITY (CNS) -- The same mercy and patience that are essential for building a strong family must be shown to those whose families are in trouble or have broken up, Pope Francis said in his highly anticipated post-synodal apostolic exhortation.
A little bit country: Pope looks at the nitty-gritty of family life
VATICAN CITY (CNS) -- Pope Francis' hymn to love and family life is more like a country song than a Disney tune.
Pope to release document on the family April 8
VATICAN CITY (CNS) -- The Vatican has set April 8 for the release of "Amoris Laetitia" ("The Joy of Love"), Pope Francis' reflection on the family and family life.