Daily Archives: August 4, 2010

Breaking: Bishops’ president decries ruling on California marriage law

Press release just issued by the USCCB: WASHINGTON-Cardinal Francis George, President of the United States Conference of Catholic Bishops, decried the August 4 decision of a federal judge to overturn California voters’ 2008 initiative that protected marriage as the union … Continue reading

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K of C pledges to help every Haitian child who lost a limb during earthquake

The estimated 800 Haitian children who lost an arm or a leg because of the country’s violent earthquake Jan. 12 will get prosthetic limbs and therapy courtesy of the Knights of Columbus. The effort, called Hope for Haiti’s Children, was … Continue reading

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Jacques Montouroy: A true humanitarian

Catholic Relief Services lost a true humanitarian July 29 in the person of Jacques Montouroy. He died from complications from an ulcer, according to CRS. He was 63. In his 41 years with the U.S .bishops’ overseas relief and development … Continue reading

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