Bishops pledge full support for pope's environmental message

The Catholic bishops of Alaska have issued...Roger Schwietz, Juneau Bishop Edward Burns and Fairbanks Bishop Chad Zielinski in growing up?' the bishop quoted from the new...pope's encyclical the bishops note: "Why are we...
Bishops celebrate 10 years of marraige

Bishops celebrate 10 years of marriageDaniel and Sabrina Bishop of Juneau married Aug. 21, 2001. They celebrated their 10th anniversary one week ago today.
Juneau Empire Online Local News: Catholic bishops support initiative banning same-sex marriage

...oxymoron,'' Alaska's Roman Catholic bishops have released a pastoral letter supporting...Anchorage Archbishop Francis Hurley, Bishop Michael Warfel of Juneau and Bishop...nation and in our church,'' the bishops wrote in their letter. The letter...
My Turn: Warning: Smoking fossil fuels are hazardous to our grandchildren

Alaska's Catholic bishops have issued a statement supporting Pope Francis' call for action on climate change. If you read about it in the print edition...
Bishops move away from zero tolerance would be up to the bishop, acting on the advice...McCarrick said he believed bishops were divided between...the victim insists. Bishops would also report all...public authorities. Bishop Wilton Gregory, the president of the bishops' conference, acknowledged...
Victims talk to bishops

...Conference of Catholic Bishops meeting on clerical sex abuse...Gonzales Rohrbacher told the bishops. "I urge you to adopt a...Before the victims spoke, Bishop Wilton Gregory, leader of the nation's bishops, acknowledged their role...
Juneau woman believes bishops listened

...Dallas when she e-mailed Bishop Wilton Gregory, leader of the bishops, congratulating him for asking...Gregory's staff contacted Juneau Bishop Michael Warfel, who recommended...the victims addressing the bishops appeared comfortable on the...
Priests convene for Alaska Conference of Catholic Bishops

...Roger L. Schwietz, Fairbanks Bishop Donald J. Kettler and Juneau Bishop Edward J. Burns were joined...gathering of the priests and bishops of the three dioceses of Alaska...Catholic Church in Alaska," said Bishop Kettler, of Fairbanks...
My Turn: Discussing the importance of family

...worldwide Synod (or meeting) of Catholic bishops in Rome has been front-page news here...interest in the Synod was generated by the bishops' discussion about how to better support...sound guidance.This Synod, a meeting of bishops from around the world, is a permanent...
Orthodox Holy Synod elects new Alaska Bishop

Archimandrite David [Mahaffey] was elected by the members of the Holy Synod of Bishops of the Orthodox Church in America to fill the vacant Episcopal See of Sitka and Alaska on Oct. 16, 2013.The election took place...


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