THE HOUSE OF HUMAN DIGNITY
- Bishops struggle with disaffection issues. Kenney, Nicholas // National Catholic Reporter;11/22/96, Vol. 33 Issue 5, p3
Focuses on the issues tackled at the National Conference of Catholic Bishops' annual conference held November 11-14, 1996. Concern about the flight of young adults from the church; New pastoral plan called `Sons and Daughters of the Light'; Movement towards an individual conception of faith;...
- Paperwork, votes weakening fraternal episcopal bonds. Roberts, Tom // National Catholic Reporter;11/22/96, Vol. 33 Issue 5, p4
Focuses on the problems that plagued the November 11-14, 1996 meeting of the National Conference of Catholic Bishops. Mountains of documents generated; Need for bishops to spend more time together; Little chance for any real theological reflection.
- Catholics and the Bicentennial: Process and Purposes. Shaw, Russell // America;4/19/1975, Vol. 132 Issue 15, p294
The article offers information on the Catholic bicentennial celebration. It states that the National Conference of Catholic Bishops (NCCB) will sponsor a program entitled "Liberty and Justice for All" in Detroit, Michigan in October 1976. The program aims to measure the performance of the...
- Women, violence and prayer--the U.S. bishops meet. Reese, Thomas J. // America;12/10/1994, Vol. 171 Issue 18, p4
Focuses on the social issues discussed at a National Conference of Catholic Bishops meeting held on November 14-17, 1994. Women's issues; Violence; Liturgical language; Catholic health question.
- Irrelevance a fine art at bishops' meeting; Curran shines at CTA. Unsworth, Tim // National Catholic Reporter;01/16/98, Vol. 34 Issue 11, p15
Compares how Catholic teachings were discussed at the annual meeting of the National Conference of Catholic Bishops and by Father Charles Curran at the annual meeting of the group Call to Action (CTA). Bishops' subservience to the Vatican City; Curran's examination of the tension between...
- American Catholics. A social and political portrait. Menedez, Albert J. // Humanist;Sep/Oct93, Vol. 53 Issue 5, p17
Presents a demographic portrait of the Roman Catholic population in the United States. Concentration of Catholics in the Northeast and Midwest historically; Diversity; Social and economic conditions and progress; Majority of Catholics as living in metropolitan areas; Age; Political leanings;...
- As economy booms, volunteers drop. Malcolm, Teresa // National Catholic Reporter;10/09/98, Vol. 34 Issue 43, p5
Reports that the booming United States economy and increasing competition among lay mission programs have resulted to a drop in prospective Catholic volunteers. Comments on the volunteer shortage; Information on a task force on the problem created by the Catholic Network of Volunteer Services;...
- How U.S. Catholic readers celebrate Christmas. // U.S. Catholic;Dec98, Vol. 63 Issue 12, p16
Presents a survey on how United States Catholic readers celebrate Christmas. Best way to celebrate Advent; Most memorable Christmas; What to look forward to in the Christmas season; Dreaded thing for the Christmas season.
- Polarized Catholics? Don't believe your mail! Greeley, Andrew // America;2/22/1997, Vol. 176 Issue 6, p11
Reports on the possible increase in Catholic polarization in America. How the issue in abortion increased the number in polarization than any other issues; Possibility of polarization among Catholics; How the findings of Professor Paul DiMaggio contradicts the Catholic Common Ground project;...