Francis X. Doyle

Francis X. Doyle is former associate general secretary to the U.S. Conference of Catholic Bishops. His email is

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Tuesday, November 15, 2011
For US Bishops, Economic Justice Isn't on the Agenda
At a time of staggering poverty, rampant unemployment and growing income inequality, Catholic bishops will gather for a national meeting in Baltimore today and remain largely silent about these profound moral issues. A recent Catholic News Service headline about the meeting — "Bishops' agenda more devoted to internal matters than societal ills" — is a disappointing snapshot for a church that has long been a powerful voice for economic justice.
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