IMMIGRATION REFORM: PCUSA signs onto letter to Speaker Boehner

The following letter was circulated by Faith in Public Life and published last week in Politico. Sr. Patricia Chappell, SNDdeN, Executive Director of Pax Christi USA, is a signatory. Dear Speaker Boehner, We write to you as fellow Catholics with heavy hearts and a profound sense of urgency. As the House of Representatives still delays … Continue reading IMMIGRATION REFORM: PCUSA signs onto letter to Speaker Boehner

FEDERAL BUDGET: Catholic leaders tell Rep. Ryan to stop distorting Church teaching to justify budget

by Casey Schoeneberger, Faith in Public Life Nearly 60 prominent theologians, priests, nuns and national Catholic social justice leaders released a statement today refuting Rep. Paul Ryan’s claim that his GOP budget proposal reflects Catholic teaching on care for the poor, which he made in an interview earlier this week with the Christian Broadcasting Network. … Continue reading FEDERAL BUDGET: Catholic leaders tell Rep. Ryan to stop distorting Church teaching to justify budget