Bishop Soto to lead ‘Walk for Religious Freedom’

The public is invited to attend. On Saturday, June 9, following celebration of the 5 p.m. Mass at the Cathedral of the Blessed Sacrament, located at 1017 11th Street, the bishop will lead a eucharistic procession through the streets of downtown Sacramento, ending at the Shrine of Our Lady of Guadalupe, located at 711 T Street. The total walking distance is 1.8 miles. The … [Read more...]

“Grave threats to the Church’s public moral witness”

In remarks to US bishops, Pope Benedict warns of growing menace, underscores ‘need for an engaged, articulate and well-formed Catholic laity’ VATICAN CITY, 19 JAN 2012 (VIS) -- Today in the Vatican, Benedict XVI received a group of prelates from the United States Conference of Catholic Bishops (Regions 4 and 6) at the end of their "ad limina" visit. Extracts from his … [Read more...]