Catholic women promote religious freedom

In this video from the U.S. Conference of Catholic Bishops, three Catholic women tell of the importance of their faith and the freedom to practice it in all areas of their life. Watch and listen to the stories of a nurse, a Franciscan sister running a hospital system,...
CCI Radio Hour: July 15, 2013

CCI Radio Hour: July 15, 2013

July 15, 2013 show Fr. John Belmonte, superintendent of schools for the Diocese of Joliet, joins Bob to talk about the We Parent More app he created for parents to connect with their parish and school. This free app was unveiled during last month's Catholic Press...
U.S. bishops: HHS final rules still inadequate

U.S. bishops: HHS final rules still inadequate

 The president of the U.S. Conference of Catholic Bishops today said the final rules on the federal Department of Health and Human Services mandate requiring coverage of abortion-inducing drugs, contraceptives and sterilizations still fall short in protecting...
2013 legislative session consumed by marriage battle

2013 legislative session consumed by marriage battle

The 2013 spring session of the Illinois legislature can be marked by what didn’t happen – redefinition of marriage. After an unsuccessful push to redefine marriage during the lame-duck session in January, Senate lawmakers in February passed Senate Bill 10,...