- Jan 17, 2020
The 10th bishop of the Diocese of Burlington has opened a cause for canonization for the first bishop of the statewide diocese.
Recommendations on evangelization, vibrant parishes and communications emerged from the Diocese of Burlington’s first synod to be held since before the Second Vatican Council took place.
Pope Francis’s repeated invitations to practice mercy and charity have become the focus of efforts to defuse the widespread polarization that has wracked society and has crossed into Catholic circles.
After the Federal Communications Committee voted on party lines to undo net neutrality, many involved in Catholic social justice are worried what this will mean.
The chairman of the U.S. bishops’ Committee on Communications has urged the Trump administration to keep current net neutrality rules in place because an open internet, he said, is critical to the nation’s faith communities and how they interact with their members.