- Jun 1, 2020
Started in 1979, the annual Catholic Communication Campaign is the only one to designate 50 percent of proceeds for dioceses and 50 percent to communication efforts of the U.S. Conference of Catholic Bishops. About $8 million is raised nationally.
Documentarian Ken Burns, with a string of television successes that range back into the 1980s, said the Christophers were “generous” in giving him their Life Achievement Award this year.
Seattle University’s athletics and recreation center will no longer be named after the late Archbishop Thomas Connolly.
Hispanics from across the Diocese of Rockford were encouraged to see the past, present and future during a diocesan encuentro.
Religious denominations in the United States have been largely exempt from paying taxes, but some cracks are beginning to show.