The Catholic Conference of Illinois, on behalf of Cardinal Francis George, OMI and all the bishops of Illinois, calls upon the Illinois General Assembly to reject Senate Bill 1716, the civil unions legislation.
House Bill 5428, which passed the Illinois House and is now before the Illinois Senate for consideration, would allow adult adopted persons to have greater access to obtaining a copy of their original birth certificates. The Catholic Conference of Illinois is not in...
CCI celebrates Illinois Senate passage of Senate Bill 2494, which provides tuition vouchers to the families of children enrolled in Chicago’s lowest performing schools.
CCI Executive Director Bob Gilligan spoke at a press conference, calling for the abolition of the death penalty. For his full statement, click here.
The Catholic Conference of Illinois today released a statement expressing its disappointment over the recent court action in Cook County to again delay the implementation of the Illinois Parental Notice of Abortion Act.
The Catholic Conference of Illinois, representing the six Catholic dioceses in our state, has issued a statement following the Illinois Supreme Court's decision regarding the statute of limitations. For the full statement, click here.