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Kansas Bishops Issue Statement on In-State Tuition Legislation

Yesterday, the House Federal and State Affairs Committee held a hearing on HB 2192, legislation that would deny in-state tuition rates to those living in Kansas without legal documentation.  The bill would have the effect of denying in-state tuition to the children of those here illegally.  The Kansas Bishops submitted a joint statement to the […] Read More >>

In-State Tuition for Illegal Immigrants – HB 2192

HB 2192 would deny in-state tuition rates to those living in Kansas without legal documentation, and would have the effect of denying in-state tuition to the children of those here illegally. Statement by Kansas Catholic Bishops Bill text of HB 2192 Status: 03/20/2013 Hearing in House Federal and State Affairs Committee 01/31/2013 Introduced in House […] 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 >>

Election Year 2012

Pastoral Guidance The Kansas Bishops are issuing a series of reflections on the important principles that Catholics should consider during an election year. Four statements have been released thus far: Statement #1: General Principles for Catholic Voters Statement #2: Religious Freedom, Conscience and the Sanctity of Human Life Statement #3: Marriage, Family and the Election […] Read More >>

Huge Crowd Rallies in Topeka for Religious Freedom

WATCH THE RALLY HERE VIEW PICTURES FROM THE RALLY — CLICK AND SCROLL DOWN Kansas’ four Catholic bishops hosted a historic statewide rally for religious freedom at the State Capitol Building in Topeka today. A record crowd of thousands endured intense heat that surpassed triple digits and listened to remarks from keynote speaker Cathy Ruse, […] Read More >>

Kansas Bishops Release Statement on Marriage and the Family

The statement is the third in a series of election year 2012 statements for Catholics in Kansas. Kansas Bishops on Marriage, Family and the Election For more information, visit the Kansas Catholic Conference Election 2012 page. Read More >>

Kansas Bishops Release Third Reflection on Election 2012: Marriage & the Family

Pastoral Guidance The Kansas Bishops are issuing a series of reflections on the important principles that Catholics should keep in mind during an election year.  Three statements have been released thus far: Statement #1: General Principles for Catholic Voters Statement #2: Religious Freedom, Conscience and the Sanctity of Human Life Statement #3: Marriage, Family and […] Read More >>