Bishop Ricken Offers '10 Prayers for Year of Faith"

Catholics can prepare for the Christmas season and deepen their experience of the Year of Faith by strengthening their prayer lives.

Governor Patrick Announces In-state Tuition for Immigrants

Governor Deval Patrick last week announced a new policy that would grant in-state tuition rates for undocumented immigrants.

Advisory: Vatican Announces Worldwide Telecasts Information for Christmas and World Day of Peace Ceremonies

Information for broadcasters regarding worldwide telecasts of the events presided over by Pope Benedict XVI on Christmas and New Year’s Day.

Question 2 is Deeply Flawed

Why Question 2 is wrong for Massachusetts.


Asks Catholics to follow his Twitter account @CardinalSean

Bishop Ricken offers 10 ways Catholics can live the Year of Faith

To honor the fiftieth anniversary of the Second Vatican Council and the twentieth anniversary of the Catechism of the Catholic Church, Pope Benedict XVI has announced a Year of Faith, starting October 11 and ending November 24, 2013.

New Poverty USA Website offers Statistics, Stories, and Resources to Catholics

Catholics can learn about the state of poverty in the United States and concrete ways they can make a difference at a new website from the the U.S. Conference of Catholic Bishops (USCCB). The site,, was launched August 15 and offers tools and resources to spread the word about poverty in America.

Passing of Nellie Gray, March for Life Founder, Mourned by Pro-life Spokeswoman

At news of the death of Miss Nellie Gray, founder and long-time organizer of the annual national March for Life in Washington, Deirdre McQuade, assistant director for policy and communications at the Pro-Life Secretariat of the United States Conference of Catholic Bishops (USCCB), offered the following comment: