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Acknowledgments: Catholic News Service, for coverage of news and documentary texts; The Documents of Vatican II, ed. W. M. Abbott (Herder and Herder, America Press: New York 1966), for quotations of Council documents; Annuario Pontificio (2010); Statistical Yearbook of the Church (2011); L'Osservatore Romano (English editions); The Official Catholic Directory -- Excerpts of statistical data and other material, reprinted with permission of The Official Catholic Directory, © 2011 by Reed Reference Publishing, a division of Reed Publishing (USA) Inc. Trademark used under license from Reed Publishing (Nederland) B.V.; The Papal Encyclicals, 5 vols., ed. C. Carlen (Pierian Press, Ann Arbor, MI); Newsletter of the U.S. Bishops' Committee on the Liturgy; Kathleen Bullock, Associate for Operations, The United States Catholic Mission Assoc. (3029 Fourth St. N.E., Washington, DC 20017), for U.S. overseas-mission compilations and statistics; Catholic Press Directory (2011); Annuaire Directiore, Canadian Conference of Catholic Bishops, for latest available Canadian Catholic statistics; Rev. Thomas J. Reese, S.J., for names of dioceses for which U.S. bishops were ordained; other sources as credited in particular entries.
Special thanks are owed to Secretariat for Pro-Life Activities, USCCB; Rev. Mr. William Kokesch, Dir.-Communications Service, Canadian Conference of Catholic Bishops; Msgr. Michael Servinsky; and Rev. Jorge Francisco Vázquez Moreno, adjunct secretary of the Conferencia del Episcopado Mexicano.
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