Tag: Bishop James Conley

Abuse scandal prompts feelings of ‘shame, anger, deep disappointment’

Abuse scandal prompts feelings of ‘shame, anger, deep disappointment’

| August 7, 2018 | 0 Comments

The sex abuse allegations against Archbishop Theodore McCarrick and questions about whether “other church leaders knew about this abuse and could have intervened” to stop it “are painful,” Lincoln Bishop James Conley said Aug. 3.

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Q-and-A on faith leaders’ letter on beauty of ‘God-given sexual identity’

Q-and-A on faith leaders’ letter on beauty of ‘God-given sexual identity’

| Julie Asher | February 9, 2018 | 0 Comments

In December, Bishop James Conley of Lincoln, Nebraska, chairman of the U.S. bishops’ Subcommittee for the Promotion and Defense of Marriage and three other Catholic bishops joined several other religious leaders in signing an open letter titled “Created Male and Female” about the inherent beauty and dignity of God-given sexual identity.

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Quotes from this week’s newsmakers – August 2, 2012

Quotes from this week’s newsmakers – August 2, 2012

| August 2, 2012 | 0 Comments

“It just touched my spirit. And just to be among so many African-Americans who know who they are as Christians and . . . are not afraid to let people know that we are black and we are Catholic and that there’s no separation in that was a powerful thing.”
— Deacon Lawrence Houston, who ministers at St. Peter Claver Parish in New Orleans, speaking July 19 about the National Black Catholic Congress XI in Indianapolis

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