contraceptive mandate

Bishops Reflect on Election Year Responsibilities

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Reflexiones sobre la elección 2016 por los Obispos de Kansas

Spanish language transcript available here.

Bishop Kemme on Religious Freedom


2013 Fortnight for Freedom: June 21 – July 4 The U.S. bishops have called for a Fortnight for Freedom, a two-week period of prayer and action, to address many current challenges to religious liberty, including the August 1, 2013 deadline for religious organizations to comply with the HHS mandate and Supreme Court rulings that could […] Read More >>

Catholic Bishops Correct False Claim Made in Vice Presidential Debate

October 15, 2012 | , | Posted in News/Updates

The United States Conference of Catholic Bishops released a statement after Vice President Biden incorrectly claimed that Catholic social services organizations would not be affected by the HHS “contraceptive mandate.  Click here to read. Read More >>

We are all Caligulans now.

A growing corpus of declinist literature finds in the fall of the Roman Empire an analogy for our own times.  Depending upon the political hue of the commentator, American greatness is on the downslope because of “imperial overreach,” or economic exhaustion, or a loss of respect for republican principles — each symptoms of the disease […] Read More >>

Catholic Bishops Reflect on Moral Principles for Catholic Voters

The Catholic Bishops in Kansas have released their fifth and final reflection on the moral principles Catholics should keep in mind as they vote this election year. All five statements, as well as other important information for voters, are available at the Kansas Catholic Conference Election 2012 webpage. Read More >>