The following is an excerpt of a letter from the office of Bishop Myron Cotta: Dear Brothers and Sisters, I am pleased to see that we are moving forward in our plans to encourage and foster vocations to the
When lifelong Catholic Dyan Hollenhorst started attending daily mass at St. Anthony’s Catholic Church in her hometown of Hughson at her mother’s suggestion during Lent more than a decade ago, she never expected she would become the first lay, non-religious
The following is a message from Bishop Myron Cotta of Stockton: My Dear People of God, As we welcome the month of May, we are reminded of the annual celebration of Mother’s Day. It is a time to give thanks
Catholic ritual, pageantry and prayer ushered in a new era for the Diocese of Stockton on Thursday as Central Valley native Myron Cotta was installed as its new bishop during a ceremony in Modesto. More than 1,200 people filled St.
The following comes from a September 4 letter issued by the diocese of Stockton. An update on our financial situation from Bishop Stephen Blaire Dear Brothers and Sisters in Christ, In my letter to you in June, I shared
The following comes from a May 22 story on the America magazine website. It is one of four items posted today on CalCatholic, labeled A, B, C and D. When read in order, the items show how the story developed,
The following statement by Bishop Blaire was posted on the Diocese of Stockton’s website on May 24. I wish to clarify some misunderstandings related to my comments about the HHS Mandate. First of all, I stand solidly with my brother