- Jan 28, 2020
The chairman of the U.S. bishops’ Catholic Education Committee applauded the recent decision by Congress to reauthorize scholarship legislation that includes a federal education voucher for nearly 2,000 students in Washington.
Catholic bishops in the U.S., England and Wales welcomed the Vatican’s statement that gender ideology is opposed to faith and reason, and that Catholic schools and parents must help teach children that gender is fixed from birth.
As principal of St. Jerome Academy in Hyattsville, Md., Mary Pat Donoghue worked with faculty, staff, parents and the pastor to develop a classical curriculum at the school, which now has a waiting list and is adding classes.
On Monday, the U.S. bishops released a call for concrete action on gun violence in response to last month’s Parkland school shooting.