National Black Sisters’ Conference issues statement on Archbishop Gómez’s speech against social justice movements

Eds. Note: The following statement was issued by the National Black Catholic Sisters' Conference and run in its entirety in The Black Catholic Messenger. You can read the entire statement on The Black Catholic Messenger's site at this link. In its editorial note leading into the statement, the editors at The Black Catholic Messenger write: … Continue reading National Black Sisters’ Conference issues statement on Archbishop Gómez’s speech against social justice movements

Are racial justice movements straying from Catholic tradition — or are Catholic leaders out of touch?

by Alessandra Harrisin America Magazine Jose H. Gomez, Archbishop of Los Angeles and president of the U.S. Conference of Catholic Bishops, released his address to the Congress of Catholics and Public Life being held in Madrid, Spain. In the address he stated that an elite leadership class has risen around the globe, one that has … Continue reading Are racial justice movements straying from Catholic tradition — or are Catholic leaders out of touch?