News and Events

Press Releases

Bishops statements

  • Bishops' statement on VIrginia's continued use of death penalty --January 18, 2017
  • Bishops' pre-election statement -- October 2016
  •  On Life and LIberty: Statement by Virginia Bishops on Actions by Governor and General Assembly -- April 11, 2016
  • Virginia Bishops' statement on Supreme Court's Decision on Marriage -- June 26, 2015 (in Spanish)
  • Virginia BIishops' statement on death penalty in Virginia -- May 6, 2015 (in Spanish)
  • Virginia Bishops' statement on marriage case in Norfolk - Feb. 14, 2015
  • Virginia Bishops' statement about early review of critical abortion center regulations -- May 12, 2014

Recent Conference statements and press releases

  • Statement on the passing of retired Senator Charles Colgan -- Jan. 4, 2017
  • Statement welcoming incoming Diocese of Arlington Bishop Michael F. Burbidge -- Oct. 4, 2016
  • Statement on Governor's veto of religous liberty bill -- March 30, 2016
  • Statement of Governor's veto of bill to defund of Planned Parenthood --March 29, 2016
  • Bishops file Amicus Brief in Bostic Marriage Case --  April 2014

Past op-eds and statements


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