Please join the Right to Life League
of Southern California
at its Annual Fundraising Gala!
DATE: Thursday, October 22, 2015 at
TIME: 6:00 to 9:00 p.m. – be there by 5:30 pm
PLACE: O. L. of the Angels Cathedral, Conference Center.
This year’s keynote speaker will be Shawn Carney, Founder of 40 days for [...]
LADIES OF COLUMBUS, OUR LADY OF LOURDES IS HAVING THEIR THIRD BABY BOTTLES FUNDRAISER. Ladies are going to hand-out the bottles, Sunday, September 27th, after masses. Please, help us support women that decided to keep their babies alive instead of abortion.
The proceeds will be for Women Pregnancy Care Clinic, 445 N [...]
To read one of Fr. Modesto’s past Sunday homilies, please go to the section of the column on the left entitled HOMILIES/ HOMILÍAS, and click on the link for that Sunday. (more…)
Pope Francis begins his new Encyclical on the care of our “common home” – our planet – by joining his voice to the canticle of St. Francis:
“LAUDATO SI’, mi’ Signore” – “Praise be to you, my Lord”. In the words of this beautiful canticle, Saint Francis of Assisi reminds us th [...]
On the Second Sunday of Easter of the Jubilee Year 2000, at the Mass for the canonization of St. Faustina Kowalska, St. John Paul II proclaimed to the world that “from now on throughout the Church this Sunday will be called Divine Mercy Sunday.” (more…)
April is Child Abuse Prevention Month
April is National Child Abuse Prevention Month. It is most appropriate that Child Abuse Prevention Month is held during the Easter season. There is no better time than Easter to celebrate the protection of our most valuable gift from Go [...]
ST. PAUL’S FIRST LETTER TO THE CORINTHIANS
Our Spring Bible Study with Deacon Doug starts on Monday, April 6th. (more…)
The Catechism quotes Saint John Paul II: “The Church and the world have a great need for Eucharistic worship. Jesus awaits us in this sacrament of love. Let us not refuse the time to go to meet him in adoration, in contemplation full of faith, and open to making amends for the serious offense [...]
I am amazed every day to see how much our Catholic Church is part of the fabric of ordinary life in neighborhoods across the Archdiocese.
It is beautiful to see all the good works that we are doing, all the people we are helping, all the lives we are changing.
Jesus was clear that we must express our [...]
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Instead of being just a church that welcomes and receives by keeping the doors open, let us try also to be a church that finds new roads, that is able to step outside itself and go to those who do not attend Mass, to those who have quit or are indifferent.