- May 29, 2020
Bishop Gregory J. Mansour, who heads the Eparchy of St. Maron in Brooklyn, New York, is pretty sure he came down with symptoms of COVID-19 from helping a man who had fallen and was coughing on a Brooklyn street.
Bishop Frank J. Caggiano of Bridgeport, Connecticut, is the new chairman of the board of Catholic Relief Services following his appointment by Archbishop Jose H. Gomez of Los Angeles, president of the U.S. Conference of Catholic Bishops.
Approximately 480 men and women work at the Baltimore headquarters of Catholic Relief Services, the overseas aid and development agency of U.S. Catholics.
U.S. bishops tell stories about their moms ahead of Mother’s Day.
The mainstream media has largely ignored the humanitarian work of Catholic Relief Services and its partner agencies directed toward refugees in the Middle East according to Maronite Bishop Gregory J. Mansour. The incoming chairman of the board at CRS believes it’s time this changed.
“People do look to America and religious freedom is our greatest freedom and we ought to be able to export it…The more we export it throughout the world, the happier our world will be,” said Bishop Gregory J. Mansour, who heads the Eparchy of St. Maron in Brooklyn, New York.