The document Forming Consciences for Faithful Citizenship, on the political responsibilities of Catholics, was approved by the full body of U. S. Catholic bishops in November 2007. It was revised for printing in October 2011, and is available now - click here to dowload the document.
On Sunday, November 27, the First Sunday of Advent, we began using the revised ritual text containing prayers and instructions for the celebration of the Mass.
Maryland‟s Catholic bishops invite you to read and reflect upon their new statement, The Most Sacred of All Property: Religious Freedom and the People of Maryland. The document reviews the history and role of religious freedom in our society, highlights present-day threats to this freedom, and offers ways to get involved.