USCCB approves new pastoral letter against racism

By Mark Pattison, Catholic News Service BALTIMORE (CNS) – The U.S. bishops overwhelmingly approved a pastoral letter against racism Nov. 14 during their fall general

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Racial harmony discussions set in archdiocese

 
   Two years after praying “Our Family Prayer” against violence, murder and racism, the Archdiocese of New Orleans is offering a vehicle by which Catholics can open a dialogue and take action.
   In October, Archbishop Gregory Aymond will invite individuals to participate in discussion sessions on racism. The sessions will delve into former Archbishop Alfred Hughes’ “Made in the Image and Likeness of God, a Pastoral Letter on Racial Harmony,” released in 2006.

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