Archbishop Broglio Calls Attention to USCCB President’s Inaugural Message to President Biden Says "balanced and measured text" from Archbishop José H. Gomez "merits our attention and should motivate our prayers"

President Joseph R. Biden, Jr., takes the presidential oath of office at the U.S. Capitol, Washington, D.C., Jan. 20, 2021. Once the oath was completed, Biden became the 46th President of the United States of America. (DoD photo by U.S. Army Sgt. Charlotte Carulli)

WASHINGTON, DC – His Excellency, the Most Reverend Timothy P. Broglio, Archbishop for the Military Services, USA, issued the following statement today calling the attention of the faithful to a message from the President of the United States Conference of Catholic Bishops (USCCB) to newly inaugurated President Joseph R. Biden, Jr.:

Dear Brothers and Sisters in Christ,

Below is the link to the excellent message which the Most Reverend José H. Gomez, Archbishop of Los Angeles and President of the United States Conference of Catholic Bishops, addressed to President Joseph Biden on the occasion of his inauguration as the 46th President of the USA.

As a good pastor, he touches upon the aspirations which Catholics expect from the new  administration and raises the appropriate concerns about problematic moral issues.  His balanced and measured text merits our attention and should motivate our prayers.  I am grateful to Archbishop Gomez for his leadership and stand with him.

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