Tag Archives: Diocese of Peoria

Bishop Daniel Jenky’s Homily for the Catholic Men’s March Mass

Below is the homily that my bishop, Bishop Daniel Jenky, gave for the Mass for the Catholic Men’s March. It was a march from the riverfront to the Cathedral, followed by a Mass.  800 men took place in the march. … Continue reading

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Court rulings a step of ‘destruction for our culture’

For anyone who doesn’t know, on Wednesday June 26 the Supreme Court struck down the Defense of Marriage Act (DOMA), and declined to review the Proposition 8 case from California (which has been struck down by a lower court).  Both … Continue reading

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CNS STORY: Pope approves Archbishop Sheen’s heroic virtues, step toward sainthood

CNS STORY: Pope approves Archbishop Sheen’s heroic virtues, step toward sainthood. Archbishop Fulton Sheen was a native of El Paso, IL, in the diocese of Peoria.  He was a great communicator of Our Lord’s gospel, on the radio, on television, … Continue reading

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The Catholic Post : Article – Bishop Jenky ‘wholeheartedly supports’ lawsuits on mandate

My bishop, Bishop Jenky, says in this article that he whole-heartedly supports the lawsuits files by Catholic dioceses and institutions against the Obama Administration’s HHS Mandate, in regards to contraception, sterilization, and abortion-inducing drugs. It is also pointed out that … Continue reading

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