Sort posts
  • Catholics, LA Archdiocese mark canonization of Popes John Paul II and John XXIII
    April 25, 2014  |  In The News  |  

    Catholics around the world are celebrating two popes who are about to be made saints this weekend. The L.A. Archdiocese is marking the historic canonization with a special ceremony and exhibit at the Cathedral of Our Lady of the Angels in downtown Los Angeles. The music and prayer event on Saturday night is timed to coincide with the canonization ceremony in Rome.

  • Vigilia en Los Ángeles por las canonizaciones
    April 25, 2014  |  In The News  |  

    En catedral de Nuestra Señora de Los Ángeles con vigilia y capilla especial para los Papas Santos

  • Outfitting a Saint
    April 24, 2014  |  In The News, The Latest  |  

    Few people can say that they’ve designed clothes for a saint. But Mission Hills-based artist Lalo Garcia will be able to make that claim starting this Sunday, April 27, when popes John Paul II and John XXIII are canonized in the Vatican.

  • CAPILLA PARA LOS SANTOS
    April 24, 2014  |  In The News  |  

    EN LA CATEDRAL DE LOS ANGELES SE INSTALO UNA CAPILLA EN HONOR A LA CANONIZACION DEL PAPA JUAN PABLO SEGUNDO COMO PREPARACION A LA GRAN FIESTA CATOLICA DEL DIA DOMINGO.

  • Vigil To Honor Life Of Pope John Paul II Will Be Held This Weekend
    April 23, 2014  |  In The News  |  

    STUDIO CITY (CBSLA.com) — A special vigil to honor the life and pontificate of Pope John Paul II will be held this weekend.

    Father Edward Benioff visited the KCAL9 studios Wednesday to talk about the April 26 event.

    The vigil will take place from 7 p.m. to 11 p.m. at the Cathedral of Our Lady of the Angels, 555 W. Temple Street, in downtown Los Angeles.

  • Knights of Columbus prepares to celebrate papal canonizations
    April 23, 2014  |  In The News  |  

    New Haven, Conn., Apr 23, 2014 / 04:05 pm (CNA/EWTN News).- The Knights of Columbus will sponsor major celebrations of the double canonization of Pope John Paul II and Pope John XXIII in several U.S. cities, in addition to providing financial and logistical support in Rome.

  • Artist Who Designed For Pope John Paul II Now Creating To Celebrate His Sainthood
    April 23, 2014  |  In The News  |  

    Lalo Garcia, who designed Pope John Paul II’s vestments for his 1987 visit to Los Angeles, is now creating an outfit to be used during a vigil celebrating the pope’s canonization Sunday.

  • Local Pilgrims Depart For Rome To Witness Late Popes’ Canonization
    April 22, 2014  |  In The News  |  

    EL SEGUNDO (CBSLA.com) — A reported 50 people departed from Los Angeles International Airport Tuesday to en route to Rome to witness the late Pope John Paul II enter sainthood.

  • Emotivo adiós a policía muerto
    April 22, 2014  |  In The News  |  

    LOS ÁNGELES (California) – Amigos, familiares, y agentes del departamento de policía le dieron el último adiós al agente Chris Cortijo, quien falleció días después de estar en el hospital, tras el accidente causado por una mujer que manejaba bajo la influencia de drogas y alcohol.

    Los servicios fúnebres se realizaron en la catedral Nuestra Señora de Los Ángeles, en la que compañeros y conocidos del oficial estuvieron presentes para después salir en caravana hacia el parque memorial Forest Lawn en Hollywood Hills.

  • Funeral for LAPD officer Chris Cortijo draws thousands
    April 22, 2014  |  In The News  |  

    He was a Los Angeles motorcycle cop who’d arrested more than 3,000 drunk drivers across the San Fernando Valley, preventing an untold number of potential DUI traffic deaths.