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  • Monseñor Romero ya tiene plaza
    November 24, 2013  |  In The News  |  

    El Parque MacArthur ya tiene el honor de albergar el monumento que rinde tributo a la memoria de Monseñor Oscar Arnulfo Romero, quien murió defendiendo la justicia social en El Salvador, durante el conflicto armado en el pequeño país centroamericano.

  • NASA Map Helps With Philippine Recovery
    November 22, 2013  |  In The News  |  

    LOS ANGELES — Aid and reconstruction workers responding to the disaster in the Philippines now have one more tool to help them in their work. A map created by NASA’s Jet Propulsion Laboratory shows areas that suffered the most damage from Typhoon Haiyan. Scientists in Southern California created the map, which also is home to the largest Philippine-American community.

  • Students in Los Angeles Archdiocese raise money for typhoon victims
    November 18, 2013  |  In The News  |  

    The Archdiocese of Los Angeles kicked off its “Prayers for the Philippines” fundraiser Monday to send relief to those struggling in the wake of Typhoon Haiyan.

  • LA Catholic School Students Asked To Bring $1 For Philippines Aid
    November 18, 2013  |  In The News  |  

    LOS ANGELES ( — Students at Catholic elementary schools in the Los Angeles Archdiocese are being asked to each bring a dollar to class Monday for Philippine relief efforts.

  • Altadena Church Involved in Philippines Relief Effort
    November 18, 2013  |  In The News  |  

    The Archdiocese of Los Angeles dedicated Sunday’s mid-morning Mass at the Cathedral of Our Lady of the Angels in downtown Los Angeles to the victims of Typhoon Haiyan in the Philippines.

  • Catholics press immigration reform
    November 17, 2013  |  In The News  |  

    Irma Ulloa held on tight to her baby daughter as she raised her camera to capture the procession of Catholics and banners in support of immigration reform.

    The Santa Ana resident could barely hold back the tears Saturday. It was her first time at the new Christ Cathedral. And her first time at an immigration advocacy event.

  • Hope Comes to Detention Center During Special Inmate Service
    November 17, 2013  |  In The News  |  

    Hope is scheduled come to the Los Angeles County Century Regional Detention Facility in Lynwood in the form of a portrait of the Virgen de Guadalupe Peregrina.

  • LA Archdiocese Collecting Donations to Aid the Philippines
    November 16, 2013  |  In The News  |  

    The Archdiocese of Los Angeles has set up donation drop boxes at 10 parishes as part of their effort to provide relief to areas in the Philippines devastated by a typhoon.

  • L.A. Archbishop Gomez on Immigration Reform
    November 11, 2013  |  In The News  |  

    Los Angeles Archbishop Jose H. Gomez discusses his journey to the church and the issue of immigration in the latest episode of “Uncommon Knowledge with Peter Robinson.” Gomez is the author of “Immigration and the Next America.”

  • Sister Mary Sean Hodges gives ex-convicts a second chance
    November 8, 2013  |  In The News  |  

    In the soft light of early evening, the smell of curried chilies wafts through the screen door of this two-story, Craftsman-style house in a tidy section of South Los Angeles. As bicycle bells jingle and ice-cream trucks pass by, four men sit in rockers, telling their stories of life in prison to a visiting journalist.