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  • Respect life in every moment
    October 17, 2017  |  The Latest

    October is designated by the American bishops as “Respect Life Month.”  

    As I write we are beginning our fifth annual Respect Life Week here in Los Angeles. We have a record 90 schools in the archdiocese participating in our programs this year, and I am pleased to report that 25 schools in the Archdiocese of Kansas City are also using our materials.

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Making Waves: Karen Gaffney is a champion for those with Down syndrome
October 18, 2017  |  Around the ADLA

Karen Gaffney is obsessed with Broadway. It’s no surprise her favorite musical is “Wicked.” The curtain-dropping number is sung by Elphaba, the odd, avoided, green-skinned girl who sings, “I’m through with playing by the rules of someone else’s game. … It’s time to try defying gravity.”

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Celebrate the season at Halloween and Dia de los Muertos events
October 17, 2017  |  In The News

October is upon us, bringing numerous Halloween events throughout Ventura County, as well as celebrations of Día de los Muertos, a traditional Mexican holiday that honors the life of loved ones who have died.

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