Pope brings 'church for the poor' to S. America's poorest with Ecuador, Bolivia, Paraguay trip

...He knows this reality, because he worked so long with the bishops of Latin America and as head of the Jesuits in Argentina," said...state, pep talks to seminarians and meetings with regional bishops ? Francis will also have some very personal encounters...

Silver Bluff High School | The Augusta Chronicle

...their sixth state football championship. Silver Bluff will get its shot at redemption Friday night when the Bulldogs play host to Bishop England in a rematch of last year's Class AA Division II Lower State title game. Don't Miss Databases: Search public...

Court OKs same-sex marriage

...Clarence Thomas also dissented.Several religious organizations criticized the decision.The U.S. Conference of Catholic Bishops said it was "profoundly immoral and unjust for the government to declare that two people of the same sex can constitute a...

At Augusta's Bethel AME Church, its links to Charleston's stricken Emanuel AME Church were noted

...Rev. Mark Pierson, said a special litany for the victims Sunday and called each by name, as requested by the Coun cil of Bishops of the Afri can Methodist Episcopal Church."Our faith will not be stolen, even by violence as heinous as the assassination...

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...

Property transfers

...Hobbs, Lot, on the south side of Broad Street, 2044 Broad St., $34,800Lynda D. Snell and Tommy K. Snell to Tonya S. Bishop, Lot 11, Block B, Town and Country ParkDawn M. Evans to George W. Evans, 10 acres, Tract A, on the southeast side of...

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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