Faithful Citizenship

Forming Consciences for Faithful Citizenship

“We need to participate for the common good. Sometimes we hear: a good Catholic is not interested in politics. This is not true: good Catholics immerse themselves in politics by offering the best of themselves so that the leader can govern.”

– Pope Francis, 9/16/13

Read the statement from the U.S. Conference of Catholic Bishops (USCCB) about the responsibility of Catholics to vote and participate in politics in light of our faith. The statement “lifts up our dual heritage as both faithful Catholics and American citizens with rights and duties as participants in the civil order.’