From our leaders on Racism

Posted On: Friday, June 5 12:00 am

Many of our Church’s leaders have released statements regarding the recent death of George Floyd, the protests that have followed, and the sin of racism. We thought we would compile some of them for you here.

Statement from Bishop Brennan, Bishop of the Diocese of Columbus

Pastoral Letter from the United States Conference of Catholic Bishops

Statement from Archbishop José H. Gomez of Los Angeles and president of the U.S. Conference of Catholic Bishops (USCCB)

Statement from Pope Francis

Let us pray for an end to systematic racism in our country, for all of our marginalized brothers and sisters, and for peace.