Man convicted of killing Eureka priest in 2014 files appeal

The man convicted of killing  Father Eric Freed on New Year’s Day in 2014 is seeking to appeal his sentence. Gary Lee Bullock, who is serving two life sentences without the possibility of parole for the torture and brutal murder

Read More » »

2017-11-09T11:01:17-08:00November 9th, 2017|Categories: California Diocese News|Tags: , , , |5 Comments

Crisis pregnancy center robbed

California Catholic Daily Exclusive Burglars kicked in the door of High Desert Pregnancy Clinic of Yucca Valley on Tuesday night and took, among other things, office equipment, baby clothing, and television sets used during labor and delivery classes. High Desert

Read More » »

2017-02-11T12:40:53-08:00February 11th, 2017|Categories: Other News|Tags: , , , |0 Comments

Death penalty overturned because of Bible quotes in San Diego trial

The following comes from a December 8 San Diego Union-Tribune article by Kristina Davis: A judge has overturned the death sentence in the murder of an Oceanside housewife, finding the prosecutor committed “egregious misconduct” by telling jurors the Bible calls

Read More » »

2015-12-09T12:50:02-08:00December 9th, 2015|Categories: Other News|Tags: , , , |1 Comment

Shock after Junipero Serra statue vandalized days after sainthood declared

The following comes from a September 28 LA Times article by Kate Linthicum: Days after Pope Francis elevated Father Junipero Serra to sainthood, vandals struck the Carmel Mission where the remains of the controversial missionary are buried, toppling statues and damaging gravesites. The

Read More » »