July 30, 2014
WASHINGTON—An order of sisters, a former state Catholic Conference leader and an archdiocesan social justice director received the 2014 People of Life Award for lifetime commitment to the pro-life movement during a July 28 ceremony at the annual Diocesan Pro-Life Leadership Conference held this year in Charleston, South Carolina. Cardinal Sean O'Malley, OFM Cap., of Boston, chair of the Committee on Pro-Life Activities of the U.S. Conference of Catholic Bishops (USCCB), presented the awards to the Little Sisters of the Poor, Sheila Hopkins and George Wesolek (awarded posthumously).
July 8, 2014
WASHINGTON—The Chairman of the U.S. Conference of Catholic Bishops' (USCCB) Committee on Domestic Justice and Human Development and the president of Catholic Charities USA, urged the U.S. Sentencing Commission to retroactively fix flawed federal sentencing guidelines for federal non-violent drug offenses.
Where do the candidates stand?
Each election cycle, the Florida Conference of Catholic Bishops conducts the Candidate Questionnaire Project to assist Catholics and the broader community with the obligation to become informed voters.
View Candidate Responses
Posted in: Candidate Questionnaire Project
Get ready for the upcoming elections!
- Guidance for pastors and parishes as they facilitate the involvement of the faithful in appropriate election related activities.
Read the guide online (English) / (Spanish)
Print in booklet format (English) / (Spanish)
Posted in: Election Activities and Guidelines
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