Bishops disappointed by House passage of SB 4, ‘anti-sanctuary cities’ legislation
April 27, 2017 | posted by Texas Catholic Conference of Bishops
The Texas Catholic Conference of Bishops (TCCB) is disappointed by the Texas House’s vote to pass SB 4, which will punish local police officers if they do not fully cooperate with detainer requests issued by Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE). SB 4 would also allow local peace officers to inquire into the legal status of people who are arrested or detained.Learn More
In TED talk, pope says sowing solidarity will reap hope for the future
April 26, 2017 | posted by Catholic News Agency
Early Wednesday morning Pope Francis addressed the TED 2017 conference, telling participants that to have a hopeful outlook for the future, we must plant seeds of humility, solidarity and tenderness today.Learn More
Catholic leaders urge extreme caution for new Netflix series
April 24, 2017 | posted by Catholic News Agency
It’s only been out for a few weeks, but that’s enough time for “13 Reasons Why” to have become the latest teenage Netflix binge craze.
Mercy is key to the life of faith, Pope Francis says
April 23, 2017 | posted by Catholic News Agency
On Divine Mercy Sunday Pope Francis said mercy is essential in living the Christian life, because it not only allows us to understand ourselves and God better, but it also prompts us to recognize and help those in need.