SC bishops: Schools failing children, need boost

...is signed by Lutheran Bishop Herman Yoos, Episcopal Bishops W. Andrew Waldo and...vonRosenberg, Catholic Bishop Robert Guglielmone, and United Methodist Bishop L. Jonathan Holston...said he and his fellow bishops are raising the issue...

Catholic bishops burdened as they meet

...month's end. "I think the bishops will be talking about bankruptcy...attention because its leader, Bishop William Skylstad, was in line to succeed Bishop Wilton Gregory of Belleville, Ill., as president of the bishops' conference during this...

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Same-sex part of reform bill pains bishops

The nation's Roman Catholic bishops are in a difficult position as the debate...liberal Latino groups.But Cath olic bishops, with the support of evangelicals and...issue, the U.S. Conference of Catholic Bishops would not provide a copy of the statement...

Bishops' meeting will lessen abuse talk

America's Roman Catholic bishops will meet next week, and a glance...Louis stands in sharp contrast to the bishops' ground-breaking meeting last year...unprecedented opportunity to assail the bishops for decades of mishandling abuse claims...

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Catholic bishops urge action and votes against abortion

...non-Catholic alike," said Bishop Howard J. Hubbard of...church, a tool of the bishops," Hubbard said...gospel at its core." The bishops also discussed proposed...permission to teach from local bishops. Catholic universities...faithful Catholics." Bishop Allen H. Vigneron...

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Some Catholic colleges question proposal to shift control to bishops

...fear a proposal to shift control to local bishops could compromise academic standards and...from their boards of trustees to local bishops, rewriting the schools' charters to...during the U.S. Conference of Catholic Bishops. The bishops gave schools until May to...

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Pope opens meeting of the world's bishops

...three-week synod, during which bishops will make recommendations...expected to be discussed by the bishops, including whether Communion...of the laity in Masses. Bishop Donald Trautman, one of the alternate American bishops named to the synod, criticized...

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Pope to U.S. bishops: sex abuse scandal also provides hope, renewal

...and promoting healing between bishops, priests and the laity...America, and confident that the bishops' willingness to address...reporters by the Vatican. Bishop Francis Joseph Gossman of Raleigh...hold this year with American bishops making the required visits...

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Bishops issue statement against gay marriages

...marriages, something the church's bishops say they can't do. The church's international Council of Bishops issued a pastoral statement Thursday...is available to all." The Council of Bishops -- 67 active bishops from around the...

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China says Pope showed 'no respect' for inviting rival bishops to Vatican meeting

...details and did not clarify which bishops were unable to attend. Calls...appoint their own priests and bishops. Catholic Chinese who meet...12 million followers. Four bishops from mainland China were on...attend the October synod. One bishop each from Hong Kong and Taiwan...

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