Issues and Action
As Catholics, we are part of a community with a rich heritage that helps us consider the challenges in public life and contribute to greater justice and peace for all people.
A special Mass is planned to begin the Fortnight for Freedom
On June 21 at 6:30 p.m., Rev. Joe Noche, Chaplain and Diocesan Liaison for Family Life and Pro-Life Activities, will preside and deliver the homily at a Mass at St. Mary, Mother of God Church. You are welcome to concelebrate. The Fortnight will close with a Ringing of Bells Witness for Religious Freedom on July 4 at 12 noon. For more information, please contact Donna Goodwin, 609-403-7192 or firstname.lastname@example.org
On Sunday, October 14, 2012 Archbishop William E. Lori of Baltimore lead a Mass and Pilgrimage for Life and Liberty at the Basilica of the National Shrine of the Immaculate Conception in Washington, D.C. Shortly after the Mass, Archbishop Lori lead the recitation of the first day of the Rosary Novena for Life and Liberty, which will took place from October 14 to 22, 2012. Additional resources are available for the October Respect Life and Liberty campaign. Please see the press release as well.
"Responsible citizenship is a virtue, and participation in political life is a moral obligation."
-- Forming Consciences for Faithful Citizenship