General Assembly, January. 8, 2014 - March 8, 2014
2nd Annual Virginia Stands for Life Rally, Wednesday, January 8, 2014. 10 - 11:30 AM, Capitol Bell Tower, Capitol grounds, Richmond.
2014 Life and Justice Concerns of the Catholic Church in Virginia, Saturday, Jan. 18, 10 AM - noon. Holy Family Catholic Church, Dale City, VA. See the flyer
Events and News
2nd Annual Virginia stands for Life Rally
The political climate is changing. We need you to join us in Richmond to stand for life, now more than ever! Read our blog to find out more about the Wednesday, Jan. 8th event. To register, contact Virginia Podboy.
2014 Life and Justice Concerns of the Catholic Church in Virginia
Life, marriage, poverty, immigration, justice - learn more and discuss the issues on which we'll be advocating during the upcoming legislative session. Join us Saturday, Jan. 18, at this two-hour conference to see how you can help this work! See the flyer.
Catholic Advocacy Day 2014
Come to Richmond and join Virginia's Bishops and Catholics from throughout the Commonwealth for this annual event on Thursday, Jan. 30, 2014. Learn about the issues, discuss them with other concerned Catholics, then meet face-to-face with your legislator (or designee) to encourage them to vote for the common good. More information about schedule, issues, bus transportation and registration here.
National Migration Week Jan. 5 - 11, 2014
Find out more here.
Statement on Supreme Court's Decisions on Marriage
On the blog: For true marriage, a tragic decision by the Supreme Court
Speak up for conscience rights today! See the video
Pray, Fast, Act: The Church's plan to defend life, marriage and religious liberty (in Spanish)
Recently on from the tiber to the james:
- "This Land is Home to Me": The State of Virginia past Roanoke, part 1
The State of Virginia past Roanoke, part 2
After marriage decisions we must remain vigilant
On Labor Day, remember the dignity of work
The Catholic position on the death penalty honors victims, protects human dignity