By Peter Jesserer Smith

Filippo Monteforte
A Native American man wearing a traditional costume walks past a Swiss Guard during Pope Francis’ weekly general audience in St. Peter’s Square at the Vatican on April 27, 2016.

The U.S. Conference of Catholic Bishops (USCCB) saw strong support from leading bishops for providing a complete pastoral plan for Native American Catholics that could impact the whole U.S. Church.

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