Rosaries for the bishops


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Some of you all may know this, but Barack Obama recently gave commencement at Notre Dame University. Although this clear denial of Notre Dame’s Catholic identity is saddening, this dark cloud has a silver lining; the thousands of Catholics nationwide who were galvanized to stand up ferociously for the Church and her teachings, and for the sanctity of life. Included among this number were many bishops, archbishops and cardinals and priests.

Therefore I ask you all, in conjunction with a campaign by the Cardinal Newman Society, to offer a “prayer bouquet” for these bishops who were unafraid to stand up for life and the Church. Say Rosaries, chaplets of Divine Mercy, offer days of fasting, whatever you choose. Let the Lord know we appreciate the work his shepherds on Earth did for him and for the lives of the little ones, especially;

Most Reverend John D’Arcy, Bishop of Fort Wayne-South Bend
Most Reverend Francis Cardinal George, Archbishop of Chicago and President of the USCCB
Most Reverend Daniel Cardinal DiNardo, Archbishop of Galveston-Houston
Most Reverend Justin Cardinal Rigali, Archbishop of Philadelphia
Most Reverend Raymond Burke, Prefect of the Apostolic Signatura
Most Reverend Edwin O’Brien, Archbishop of Baltimore (my home province :thumbsup:)
Most Reverend Timothy Dolan, Archbishop of New York
Most Reverend Charles Chaput, Archbishop of Denver
Most Reverend John Nienstedt, Archbishop of St. Paul and Minneapolis
Most Reverend Eusebius Beltran, Archbishop of Oklahoma City
Most Reverend John Myers, Archbishop of Newark
Most Revered Daniel Buechlein, Archbishop of Indianapolis
Most Reverend Daniel Pilarczyk, Archbishop of Cincinnati
Most Reverend Joseph Martino and Most Reverend John Dougherty, Bishop and Auxiliary Bishop of Scranton
Most Reverend Thomas Doran, Bishop of Rockford
Most Reverend Thomas Olmsted, Bishop of Phoenix
Most Reverend Edward Slattery, Bishop of Tulsa
Most Reverend R. Walker Nickless, Bishop of Sioux City
Most Reverend William Lori, Bishop of Bridgeport
Most Reverend George Murry, Bishop of Youngstown


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