“We Are With You” Say U.S. Bishops In Calling Elected Officials And Americans To Work Together To Welcome Refugees And Immigrants

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“We Are With You” Say U.S. Bishops In Calling Elected Officials And Americans To Work Together To Welcome Refugees And Immigrants Without Sacrificing Core Values, Security BALTIMORE—On the first day of the Fall General Assembly, Archbishop Joseph E. Kurtz, president of the U.S. Conference of Catholic Bishops, asked his brother bishops to support a post-election statement given by Bishop Eusebio Elizondo, auxiliary bishop of Seattle, Washington, and chairman of the USCCB Committee on Migration, repeating the words to our brothers and sisters who come to the country seeking a better life: "We are with you."...Read More

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Pope Francis receives Chocolate version of Noah's Ark -
(Vatican Radio) Pope Francis received an unusual presentation at the end of his General Audience on Wednesday: A representation of Noah’s Ark made out of over 140 kilograms of chocolate....Read More
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Four Cardinals Formally Ask Pope for Clarity on ‘Amoris Laetitia’ 
- VATICAN CITY — Out of “deep pastoral concern,” four cardinals have taken the very rare step of publicizing five questions they have sent Pope Francis in a bid to clear up “grave disorientation and great confusion” surrounding his summary document on the synod on the family, Amoris Laetitia (The Joy of Love)....Read more