Nurturing faithful citizens

Helping people forge a deeper relationship with our Lord is the key to addressing a whole host of problems that beset the church and society.

Not just another ‘trade meeting,’ convocation seeks to unify U.S. church

Called by the bishops, the historic convocation will find more than 3,000 Catholic leaders — bishops, clergy, religious and laypeople — meeting July 1-4 in Orlando, Florida, to focus on how the pope’s 2013 apostolic exhortation, “Evangelii Gaudium” (“The Joy of the Gospel”), applies in the United States.