Summary of US bishops’ 2017 fall assembly

The US Conference of Catholic Bishops met in Baltimore Nov. 13-14 for their annual fall assembly. The Conference website has links to News Releases covering all activities at the meeting including reports on the chairmen-elect of following committees:

Communications – Bishop Michael Burbidge (Arlington)
Cultural Diversity in the Church – Bishop Nelson Perez (Cleveland)
Doctrine – Bishop Kevin Rhoades (Fort Wayne-South Bend)
National Colections – Bishop Joseph Cistone (Saginaw)
Pro-Life Activities- Archbishop Joseph Naumann (Kansas City, KS)
Religious Liberty – Archbishop Joseph Kurtz (Louisville)

Secretary – Archbishop Allen Vigneron (Detroit)

For a summary of Cardinal Pietro Parolin, the Vatican’s Secretary of State’s address to the US bishops (America magazine, Nov. 13, 2017), click here.

For a summary of USCCB president, Cardinal Daniel DiNardo’s first address to the US bishops (America magazine, Nov. 13, 2017), click here.

For a complete list of USCCB and Catholic News Service releases, click here.

For a list of the USCCB Fall Assembly video’s on-demand, click here.