• Bishops plead for conscience protections on abortion

    Bishops plead for conscience protections on abortion

    • Jul 8, 2016

    Cardinal Timothy Dolan of New York and Archbishop William Lori of Baltimore have written members of Congress to urge passage of the “Conscience Protection Act of 2016,” citing recent cases in California, New York and Washington in which faith-based facilities have faced orders to provide abortions.

  • Making the Church a target won’t help abuse victims

    Making the Church a target won’t help abuse victims

    • Jun 11, 2016

    What supporters of legislation to extend the statute of limitations for suing the Church are hailing as “reform” actually threatens the institution that is now the very facilitator of responding to sexual abuse in the United States. If passed, these measures would directly imperil the local schools and parishes that have become the safest places for children in the country.