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Congratulations and Prayers for NCCW's Past Episcopal Liaison, Most Reverend James V. Johnston, Jr.

Today, on the Memorial of Our Lady of Sorrows, NCCW Episcopal Liaison, Most Reverend James V. Johnston, Jr. was appointed by His Holiness Pope Francis as the Bishop of Kansas City-St. Joseph, Missouri. Below is the release issued by the United States Conference of Catholic Bishops. Those attending the NCCW Convention last week in Orlando enjoyed the presence of Bishop Johnston for two days including his celebration of the Holy Sacrifice of the Mass at the Basilica of the National Shrine of Mary, Queen of the Universe. We offer our congratulations and prayers for his transition to a new diocese. Best wishes may be sent to Bishop Johnston at 601 South Jefferson Avenue, Springfield, MO 65806.

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NCCW Welcomes Bishop Gregory L. Parkes as new Episcopal Liaison

The National Council of Catholic Women is please to announce the appointment of Most Reverend Gregory L. Parkes, Bishop of Pensacola-Tallahassee, as the new Episcopal Liaison to NCCW beginning January 2016. He will be joining us at the NCCW 2016 Convention in Indianapolis, IN, so plan to come welcome him as our new Episcopal Liaison!

NCCW Launches Million Works of Mercy

Read more about this exciting endeavor!