Archbishop Christophe Pierre

Papal nuncio to speak at meeting of US priests who back homosexuality, female ordination

Archbishop Christophe Pierre is set to attend the meeting of the dissident Association of US Catholic Priests in June. By Martin Bürger, February 18, 2020 February 18, 2020 (LifeSiteNews) – The Apostolic Nuncio to the United States, Archbishop Christophe Pierre, will be speaking at the... read more

Nobody Is Demanding a ‘Pastoral Thrust’

BY DANIEL THIMONS, NOVEMBER 19, 2019 On November 11, the Apostolic Nuncio to the United States, Archbishop Christophe Pierre, addressed the USCCB General Assembly. In this address, he stated: “The pastoral thrust of this pontificate must reach the American people, especially as families... read more

Analysis: US Bishops at Odds Over Abortion and the ‘Francis Test’

Contention ensued over amendments to a letter meant to accompany a series of videos aimed at helping Catholics engage with the American political process. Ed Condon/CAN/November 13, 2019 BALTIMORE — During the second day of the USCCB’s fall General Assembly in Baltimore, divisions among... read more

USCCB: Sackcloth, Ashes and a Major Shock

USCCB Fall Meeting: Day One Matthew E. Bunson Blog |  Nov. 13, 2018 The U.S. Conference of Catholic Bishops opened its Fall Assembly in Baltimore Monday with an agenda of prayer and deliberations on dealing with bishop accountability in the face of the scandal surrounding former Cardinal... read more

Cardinal DiNardo’s Promise and the USCCB’s Pending Policies to Address the Abuse Crisis

NEWS ANALYSIS ahead of the fall bishops’ meeting By J.D. Flynn/CAN, Nov. 9, 2018 BALTIMORE — On Aug. 16, Cardinal Daniel DiNardo made U.S. Catholics a promise. The cardinal, president of the U.S. bishops’ conference, wrote that a summer of scandal had revealed a spiritual crisis in... read more

Apostolic nuncio celebrates Mass for migrants at Mexico border

By Associated Press, posted Monday, 24 Oct 2016 Archbishop Christophe Pierre celebrated Mass along the Arizona-Mexico border The representative of Pope Francis in the US led a cross-border Mass on Sunday in an effort to bring awareness to the plight of immigrants and refugees. Archbishop... read more

Bishops should help ‘the people know Jesus’

Archbishop Christophe Pierre, newly appointed apostolic nuncio to the United States, said the Church must be ‘the light of the world’ Gretchen R. Crowe, OSV Newsweekly, 7/20/2016 His French accent is thick, his laugh is quick and his Pope Francis-esque message is full of encounter,... read more