NEW YORK — Following a mild stroke last Friday, the head of the United States Conference of Catholics Bishops (USCCB), Cardinal Daniel DiNardo, has been released from the hospital. Archbishop JoseGomez was elected as USCCB vice president. It is the Lord’s Day and Christ gathers us for his paschal sacrifice. His seats are St. Mary Cathedral Basilica in Galveston and the Co-Cathedral of the Sacred Heart in Houston. On November 15, 2016, he was elected as the President of the United States Conference of Catholic Bishops, exercising a leading administrative role in the Catholi… He is the second and current Archbishop of Galveston-Houston, serving since 2006. He was elevated to the College of Cardinals in November of 2007 at St. Peter's Basilica in Rome. Homily of Cardinal Daniel DiNardo 6:30 p.m., Sunday, January 22, 2012 Opening Mass of the National Prayer Vigil for Life Basilica of the National Shrine of the Immaculate Conception. His term ends at the conclusion of this meeting. He was ordained to the priesthood for the Diocese of Pittsburgh on July 16, 1977 and served as parish pastor, seminary professor, spiritual director, and in the chancery. His seats are St. Mary Cathedral Basilica in Galveston and the Co-Cathedral of the Sacred Heart in Houston. He is a member of the Pontifical Council for Culture, the Pontifical Council for the Pastoral Care of Migrants and Itinerant People, the Pontifical Council for the Economy, and is on the Board of Trustees of The Catholic University of America in Washington, D.C. On Fraternity and Social Friendship (Fratelli Tutti). He was named coadjutor bishop (later coadjutor archbishop) of Galveston-Houston in January 2004 and succeeded Archbishop Joseph Fiorenza on February 28, 2006. USCCB Vice President Cardinal Daniel N. DiNardo | USCCB USCCB Vice President Cardinal Daniel N. DiNardo His Eminence Daniel Cardinal DiNardo is the metropolitan archbishop of Galveston-Houston and pastor to its 1.3 million Catholics (and over 4 million non-Catholics) and 440 priests in 146 parishes and 60 schools spread over 8,880 square miles. March 20, 2019 By Public Affairs Office WASHINGTON—The Archdiocese of Galveston-Houston has issued the following update on the recovery of Cardinal Daniel N. DiNardo, Archbishop of Galveston-Houston and Presidentof the United States Conference of Catholic Bishops (USCCB). Cardinal DiNardo, who served as USCCB vice president for three years before being elected president, has headed the Archdiocese of Galveston-Houston since 2006, when as coadjutor archbishop, he immediately succeeded Archbishop Joseph A. Fiorenza when he retired. He previously served as Bishop of Sioux City from 1998 to 2004. August 16, 2018 By Public Affairs Office WASHINGTON— Cardinal Daniel N. DiNardo of Galveston-Houston, President of the United States Conference of Catholic Bishops (USCCB), has issued the following statement after a series of meetings with members of the USCCB's … Washington, D.C. 20017-1194 Re. FortLauderdale, FL—"At its core, asylum is an instrument to preserve the right tolife. He received his master's degree in philosophy from the Catholic University of America in Washington, D.C. and degrees of Sacred Theology from both the Pontifical Gregorian University and the Patristic Institute Augustinianum in Rome. On November 12, 2013, he was elected as the Vice President of the United States Conference of Catholic Bishops. Cardinal Daniel Dinardo Must Resign as President of U.S. Conference of Bishops (and Cardinal Archbishop of Galveston/Houston) as Not Credible to End Clerical Sexual Abuse of Children and Seminarians, But Personally Culpable in Light of His 13 Year Cover Up and Promotion of Serial Child and Seminarian Indicted Sex Offender Fr. Families are thefoundational element of our society and they must be able to stay together. ", Keywords:U.S. Conference of Catholic Bishops, USCCB, Spring General Assembly, DanielCardinal DiNardo, Galveston-Houston, Bishop Joe Vásquez, Committee on Migration,U.S./Mexico border, asylum, families, family separation, children, right tolife. Cardinal DiNardo presided at the annual USCCB Pro-Life Leadership Mass in 2019. Cardinal Daniel N. DiNardo Chairman, Committee on Pro-Life Activities United States Conference of Catholic Bishops September 26, 2011 . He refashions us without tearing us apart. Unlessoverturned, the decision will erode the capacity of asylum to save lives,particularly in cases that involve asylum seekers who are persecuted by privateactors. Daniel Nicholas Kardinal DiNardo (* 23. DiNardo, the president of the USCCB, told the conference's general assembly in November "we, as successors to the apostles, must hold ourselves to the highest possible standard." Manuel de la Rosa-Lopez Archdiocese of Galveston/Houston The USCCB, in a news release, said it joined with the Galveston-Houston Archdiocese “in praying for the cardinal’s quick recovery.” During his recovery Cardinal DiNardo has assigned his USCCB duties to Los Angeles Archbishop Jose H. Gomez, vice president of the conference, as provided for by the USCCB … It is the Lord’s Day and Christ gathers us for his paschal sacrifice. Whileprotecting our borders is important, we can and must do better as a government,and as a society, to find other ways to ensure that safety. The Attorney General's recent decision elicits deep concern because itpotentially strips asylum from many women who lack adequate protection. November 12, 2018 By Public Affairs Office Baltimore—Cardinal Daniel N. DiNardo of Galveston-Houston, President of the United States Conference of Catholic Bishops addressed the body of bishops at the opening sessions today in Baltimore for the General Assembly taking place in Baltimore. Cardinal Daniel N. DiNardo President, United States Conference of Catholic Bishops 3211 Fourth Street, N.E. Separating babiesfrom their mothers is not the answer and is immoral. Additionally,I join Bishop Joe Vásquez, Chairman of USCCB's Committee on Migration, incondemning the continued use of family separation at the U.S./Mexico border asan implementation of the Administration's zero tolerance policy. This October the Catholic Church throughout the United States will observe Respect Life Month, an annual tradition now in its fortieth year. In November of the same year, he was elected by his brother bishops as the Vice-President of the United States Conference of Catholic Bishops (USCCB) for a three-year term. Our governmenthas the discretion in our laws to ensure that young children are not separatedfrom their parents and exposed to irreparable harm and trauma. Cardinal DiNardo and USCCB officials to meet with Pope Francis September 11, 2018 CNA Daily News News Briefs 0 Print Washington D.C., Sep 11, 2018 / 12:33 pm ( CNA ).- Cardinal Daniel DiNardo of Galveston-Houston, outgoing president of the US Conference of Catholic Bishops, highlighted Monday his experience leading the conference and detailing his personal growth over the last three years as his presidential term comes to an end. You can make an impact on lives here at home and around the world. From 1984 to 1991, he worked in Rome as a staff member for the Congregation for Bishops, as director of Villa Stritch (the house for American clergy), and as adjunct professor at the Pontifical North American College. Cardinal Daniel N. DiNardo of Galveston-Houston, who is president of the U.S. Conference of Catholic Bishops, distributes ashes on Ash Wednesday at … Don’t ever forget that.” Cardinal Daniel N. DiNardo of Galveston-Houston, president of the U.S. Conference of Catholic Bishops, listens to a speaker during the fall general assembly of the USCCB in Baltimore Nov. 11, 2019. As the 2019 Fall General Assembly of the USCCB draws to a close, Cardinal Daniel DiNardo’s three-year term as president of the Conference likewise comes to an end. FortLauderdale, FL—"At its core, asylum is an instrument to preserve the right tolife. BALTIMORE—Cardinal Daniel N. DiNardo ofGalveston-Houston, was elected president of the U.S. Conference of CatholicBishops (USCCB) during today's annual fall General Assembly in Baltimore. WASHINGTON, D.C. (LifeSiteNews.com) - Cardinal Daniel DiNardo of the Galveston-Houston Diocese in Texas will be taking over as the next Chairman of the U.S. Conference of Catholic Bishops' (USCCB) Committee on Pro-Life Activities. The Attorney General's recent decision elicits deep concern because itpotentially strips asylum from many women who lack adequate protection. In a statement issued on Monday, the President of the United States Conference of Catholic Bishops (USCCB), Cardinal Daniel DiNardo, pledged to take up Pope Francis' challenge "to be firm and decisive in the pursuit of truth and justice." Cardinal Daniel DiNardo. Then-Archbishop DiNardo was named a cardinal in 2007, making him the first cardinal from Texas. Cardinal DiNardo chairs the Committee on Pro-Life Activities of the U.S. Conference of Catholic Bishops (USCCB). In his remarks at the opening the meeting, Cardinal DiNardo said, “My service as president has been a continual reminder that, indeed, ‘the light shines in the darkness and the darkness has not overcome it’”. Credit: Alessandra Tarantino / AFP / Getty Images. We urge courts and policy makers to respect and enhance, not erode, thepotential of our asylum system to preserve and protect the right to life. Here he encouraged all Catholic leaders to continue to spread the message of the dignity of human life and stated, “Jesus is the bridegroom of life. June 13, 2018 By Public Affairs Office. His Eminence Daniel Cardinal DiNardo is the metropolitan archbishop of Galveston-Houston and pastor to its 1.3 million Catholics (and over 4 million non-Catholics) and 440 priests in 146 parishes and 60 schools spread over 8,880 square miles. ©2020 United States Conference of Catholic Bishops, Experience the richness of your faith... visit our store, United States Conference of Catholic Bishops is a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization, Explore more inspirational selections here, USCCB Vice President Cardinal Daniel N. DiNardo. He succeeded retiring Bishop Lawrence Donald Soens of Sioux City in November of 1998. Cardinal DiNardo suffered a mild stroke last Friday, March 15. Born in Steubenville, Ohio, and raised with three siblings in Castle Shannon near Pittsburgh, Cardinal DiNardo attended St. Anne grade school and the Jesuit-run Bishop's Latin school before enrolling in St. Paul Seminary and Duquesne University in Pittsburgh. This concern had the effect of forcing Cardinal Daniel DiNardo's hand for the second time: He announced he would keep the working group going. As his Episcopal motto he adopted: Ave Crux Spes Unica, meaning "Hail the Cross, Our Only Hope." Mai 1949 in Steubenville, Ohio) ist Erzbischof von Galveston-Houston und seit 2016 Präsident der Bischofskonferenz der Vereinigten Staaten Leben. Homily of Cardinal Daniel DiNardo 6:30 p.m., Sunday, January 22, 2012 Opening Mass of the National Prayer Vigil for Life Basilica of the National Shrine of the Immaculate Conception. This decision negates decades of precedentsthat have provided protection to women fleeing domestic violence. CardinalDiNardo has served as vice president of the USCCB since 2013. Cardinal Daniel N. DiNardo of Galveston-Houston, president of the U.S .Conference of Catholic Bishops, was taken to the hospital late March 15,2019, after experiencing symptoms of what tests March 16 confirmed was a mild stroke, according to an archdiocesan statement. As a member of the Sacred College, he served as a Cardinal-Elector in the Papal Conclave of 2013, which saw the election of Pope Francis to the See of Peter. Daniel Nicholas DiNardo (born May 23, 1949) is an American cardinal of the Catholic Church. ©2020 United States Conference of Catholic Bishops, Experience the richness of your faith... visit our store, United States Conference of Catholic Bishops is a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization, U.S. Bishops’ Subcommittee on Catholic Home Missions Allocates $1.5M for Disaster Recovery in Puerto Rico, U.S. Bishop Chairman Commends Urgently Needed Bipartisan COVID Relief Package, Pope Francis Accepts Resignation of Bishop Gerald Barnes of San Bernardino; Succeeded by Coadjutor Bishop Alberto Rojas. He was appointed coadjutor bishop of Sioux City, Iowa and ordained there as a bishop in October 1997. He was elected President of the USCCB on November 15, 2016. The United States Conference of Catholic Bishops’ (USCCB’s) mission is to encounter the mercy of Christ and to accompany His people with joy. A Statement from Daniel Cardinal DiNardo. Cardinal DiNardo suffered a mild … The United States Conference of Catholic Bishops’ (USCCB’s) mission is to encounter the mercy of Christ and to accompany His people with joy. In 1991 he returned to Pittsburgh, serving as pastor to several parishes and again in the chancery. Thesevulnerable women will now face return to the extreme dangers of domesticviolence in their home country. On June 29, 2006, he received the pallium from Pope Benedict XVI. Cardinal DiNardo’s full address follows: WASHINGTON—The Archdiocese of Galveston-Houston has issued the following update on the recovery of Cardinal Daniel N. DiNardo, Archbishop of Galveston-Houston and Presidentof the United States Conference of Catholic Bishops (USCCB). His Eminence Daniel Cardinal DiNardo is the metropolitan archbishop of Galveston-Houston and pastor to its 1.7 million-plus Catholics (and the 6.2 million people within the Archdiocese) and 435 priests in 146 parishes and 59 schools spread over 8,880 square miles. 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