Episcopal Conferences

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Synod - Uses in Different Communions - Catholic Usage - National Episcopal Conferences
... National episcopal conferences are another development of the Second Vatican Council ... and papal nuncios are not members of episcopal conferences by law, though the conference itself may invite them in an advisory or voting capacity (can. 391 466) have full legislative powers in their areas of competence, national episcopal conferences may only issue supplementary legislation when authorized to do so in canon law or ...
Episcopal Conferences - South America
... Argentinian Episcopal Conference Bolivian Episcopal Conference National Conference of Bishops of Brazil Episcopal Conference of Chile Episcopal Conference ...
United States Conference Of Catholic Bishops - History - NCCB/USCC
... Episcopal conferences were first established as formal bodies by the Second Vatican Council (Christus Dominus, 38), and implemented by Pope Paul VI's 1966 motu proprio Ecclesiae sanctae ... In order to fulfill the new requirements for national conferences of bishops, the American bishops established — in 1966 — the National Conference of Catholic ... On July 1, 2001, the NCCB and the USCC were combined to form the United States Conference of Catholic Bishops (USCCB) ...
History of The Scandinavian Bishops Conference
... The first known episcopal encounter took place in May 1923 in Gothenburg ... (1881-1946) received the episcopal consecration at the hands of Cardinal van Rossum ... Congress did not allow time for a formal Conference meeting ...