Bishops: deeds not words Print
By Joan Frawley Desmond, NCR   
Friday, 16 November 2012

The American bishops failed to approve a document on the economy because of differing economic judgments. The bishop of Providence, RI, advised them not to further erode their credibility: “If we want to give hope to our people. . .we should scrap the document, go home and provide tangible support to those in need.”