Archbishop Gomez now head of U.S. bishops
Influence of Opus Dei, John Paul II, Archbishop Chaput

Archbishop Gomez in Rome in September (Photo by Daniel Ibáñez/CNA) When he became a priest four decades ago, Archbishop Jose Gomez did not expect that he would one day lead the largest archdiocese in the U.S., or the country’s

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2019-11-12T16:28:43-08:00November 13th, 2019|Categories: Bishops and church leaders|Tags: , , , |4 Comments

Cordileone and Gomez on list to lead U.S. bishops
Elections Nov. 10-13 in Baltimore

Archbishop Gomez at Catholic University in Feb. 2019 The United States Conference of Catholic Bishops has released the list of candidates ahead of its presidential and vice-presidential elections. The elections will be held during the conference’s General Assembly

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2019-10-11T07:49:48-08:00October 10th, 2019|Categories: Bishops and church leaders|Tags: , , |4 Comments

Archbishop Gomez: Just Google ‘Should I have kids?’

Archbishop Gomez: basic human imperative to marry and have children is being abandoned. (Photo by Daniel Ibanez) The Christian family must become a “radical” sign against a climate of despair and isolation Archbishop Jose Gomez of Los Angeles

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2019-06-25T12:15:33-08:00June 25th, 2019|Categories: Marriage and Family|Tags: , |4 Comments

Archbishop Gomez stirs Los Angeles Catholics to protect confessional seal

  My dear brothers and sisters in Christ: On this Solemnity of the Holy Trinity, I am writing to you about an important matter. The California legislature is considering a bill that would take away the full right to confession

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LA archdiocese sponsors website recognizing Catholics who perform works of mercy

The following is an excerpt of a piece written by Archbishop Jose Gomez of Los Angeles: This past weekend, we marked the second annual World Day of the Poor, established by Pope Francis. There are many kinds of poverty, material and

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2018-11-21T11:01:49-08:00November 22nd, 2018|Categories: Poverty and Charity|Tags: , |4 Comments