Roman Catholic Diocese of Pittsburgh
The Catholic Diocese of Pittsburgh has won a federal lawsuit that makes all Catholic institutions exempt from the Affordable Care Act.
The Affordable Care Act has caused an uproar of late and now the Archdiocese of Pittsburgh is heading to court to fight against the law.
The Roman Catholic Diocese of Pittsburgh on Tuesday again sued the federal government seeking to overturn a looming requirement that employers offer contraceptive coverage in employee health plans.
It is nearly impossible to look at the photos of the children who died at Connecticut’s Sandy Hook Elementary School and not ask, “Why would God allow this to happen?” or “Why do bad things happen to good people?”
The Roman Catholic Diocese of Pittsburgh is hoping to raise $125 million to fund everything from a new high school north of the city to an outreach to evangelize fallen-away Catholics during a new campaign.
On the evening of Thursday, June 21st, Bishop David Zubik was driving from Oakland after celebrating mass to his home at St. Paul Seminary in Crafton. At the corner of Third Avenue and Grant Street, the bishop’s Ford Edge was hit. The impact was horrific, shearing off the bumper, grill, computer box and sending it flying.
Many Catholics will soon notice changes in the Mass. It is the first major reform since Vatican II, more than 40 years ago.
Pittsburgh Roman Catholic Bishop David Zubik this week got out in front of a sexual abuse allegation that was made against him. The district attorney who investigated said there was no validity to the allegation and that he is offended by the charge.