Archbishop Timothy Broglio (Mil. Services)

Trump pushes back on reported cancellation of Navy contracts with Catholic priests

By Jusine Coleman, The Hill, September 9, 2020 President Trump on Wednesday pushed back on the reported cancellation of Navy contracts with Catholic priests who serve as chaplains at military bases. Rear Adm. Bette Bolivar The president announced on Twitter that the Navy would not follow... read more

US Navy Changes Course, Allows Attendance at Religious Services with Precautions

Gregory Slavonic, acting assistant secretary of defense for Manpower and Reserve Affairs, said on Wednesday that Navy orders should not “restrict attendance at places of worship where attendees are able to appropriately apply COVID-19 transmission mitigation measures, specifically social... read more

Archbishop joins pope in calling for talks to resolve U.S.-Iran tensions

By Dennis Sadowski, Catholic News Service, June 19, 2019 WASHINGTON, D.C. - Amid rising tensions between the United States and Iran, Archbishop Timothy P. Broglio of the U.S. Archdiocese for the Military Services called on President Donald Trump’s administration to seek “sustained dialogue... read more

D-Day’s Enduring Memory: Heroic Chaplains Remembered on 75th Anniversary

The Register remembers three clergymen whose extraordinary courage should never be forgotten. By Joseph Pronechen, Jun. 6, 2019 Tens of thousands of Allied forces stormed the beaches of Normandy. June 6, 1944 — D-Day was underway. That day 75 years ago launched the major turning... read more

Military archbishop defends Trump ban on new ‘transgender’ soldiers

By Doug Mainwaring WASHINGTON, D.C., July 31, 2017 (LifeSiteNews) – The Archbishop for the Military Services, USA, issued a statement defending President Trump’s announcement that the U.S. military will no longer accept "transgender" individuals because of the "tremendous medical costs and... read more


Fr. Vincent Capodanno, the "Grunt Padre," is a Medal of Honor recipient by Trey Elmore  •  •  June 1, 2017 DETROIT ( - The U.S. Archdiocese for the Military Services has ended its four-year inquiry into the life of Vietnam-era Navy Chaplain Fr.... read more

US bishops elect Cardinal Daniel DiNardo as their new president

by Catholic News Service, posted Tuesday, 15 Nov 2016 Archbishop Jose Gomez of Los Angeles was elected vice president Cardinal Daniel DiNardo of Galveston-Houston was elected president of the US bishops’ conference on Tuesday for a three-year term to begin at the conclusion of the... read more

Air Force Officer Faces Review over Bible

By Todd Starnes, August 17, 2016 The Military Religious Freedom Foundation is demanding an Air Force major be “aggressively punished” for having an open Bible on his desk at Peterson Air Force Base in Colorado Springs, Colo. “It [the Bible] is very obviously a statement of Christian... read more

Bishops Struggle to Balance Needs of Parish and Country

By Chaz Muth, Catholic News Service, July 1, 2016 Providence Bishop Thomas J. Tobin took notice of the charismatic young Polish immigrant who seemed to excite young Catholics at his parish while endearing himself to the older parishioners.  Father Willenberg was given the honor of serving as... read more