Sacramento diocese accepting donations for fire victims

Bishop Jaime Soto asks prayers for those affected, says “our hearts ache over the terrible loss and suffering"

In light of the fires burning in Shasta, Trinity, Lassen, Sutter and other counties, Bishop Jaime Soto has asked the faithful of the Diocese of Sacramento to remember in their prayers all those affected, especially the firefighters and emergency personnel, as well as residents who have been displaced, lost their residences or evacuated. Please keep all those communities … [Read more...]

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A fervent way to battle natural disasters

Eucharistic adoration part of effort to bring healing following California wildfires

Five minutes from Santa Rosa, California, the landscape is all ash and ruin. But inside this small chapel, there is a kaleidoscope of stained-glass light and a single man sitting bathed in that light. The man is Stephen Morris, director of youth ministry for the Diocese of Santa Rosa, and the chapel is down the hall from his office. In October, the most destructive fires in … [Read more...]

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