- Aug 6, 2020
The Archdiocese of Louisville, Kentucky says the Catholic archbishop is doing well after a seven-hour surgery for his ongoing cancer treatment.
Archbishop Joseph Kurtz announced on Wednesday that he has recently been diagnosed with cancer.
Four U.S. bishops, chairmen of U.S. Conference of Catholic Bishops’ committees or subcommittees, have signed on to a letter voicing religious freedom concerns with the Equality Act, introduced in the House this year.
The new bishop of Memphis encouraged unity and a “new heart” for the troubled diocese during his installation Mass on Tuesday.
The troubled diocese of Memphis, Tennessee prepares to welcome a new bishop on Tuesday.
Bishop David P. Talley, named by Pope Francis March 5 to be the next bishop of Memphis, said he looks forward to getting to work in helping the diocese heal.