New U.S. bishops’ president: ‘Pro-life issues are very dear to me’

By Claire Chretien Editor’s note. This is excerpted from a post that appeared at LifeSiteNews and is reposted with permission. BALTIMORE, Maryland, November 15, 2016 – The newly elected President and Vice President of the United States Conference of Catholic Bishops (USCCB) stressed their commitment to defending human life at a press conference Tuesday. “Pro-life …

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Cardinal Daniel Dinardo Urges Renewed Commitment to Defending Human Life in 2012 Respect Life Month Statement

WASHINGTON— Catholics should “renew their personal commitment to defend all human life, especially the most vulnerable members of the human family,” said Cardinal Daniel DiNardo of Galveston-Houston in a statement marking Respect Life Month, October 2012. Cardinal DiNardo, chairman of the Committee on Pro-Life Activities of the U.S. Conference of Catholic Bishops (USCCB), addressed various …

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Bishops Urge House and Senate to act to address religious liberty crisis brought on by Obama Mandate

By Dave Andrusko In a letter sent August 3 to Congress, Cardinal Daniel DiNardo, chair of the U.S. bishops’ Committee on Pro-Life Activities, called on the House and Senate to address what he described as “unprecedented and misguided federal policy”–the Obama administration’s controversial mandate. DiNardo wrote, “One year ago, for the first time, the federal …

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