“Mass of the Dead for Our Homeless Brethren” held in San Francisco

In the heart of a city becoming as well known for the size of its homeless population as it is for its golden-hued bridge, about 200 people gathered at St. Patrick Church Nov. 8 to pray for the eternal rest

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2018-11-13T10:58:24-08:00November 13th, 2018|Categories: Poverty and Charity|Tags: , |2 Comments

Small band of friars and nuns in habits feed homeless in Los Angeles

Friar Benjamin of the Most Holy Trinity walked down Towne Avenue in Skid Row, one hand wheeling an ice chest filled with oranges and bottled water, the other clutching plastic bags of peanut butter and ham and cheese sandwiches, chips

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2018-09-13T10:34:45-08:00September 13th, 2018|Categories: California Diocese News, Poverty and Charity|Tags: , , |14 Comments

Eucharistic Procession through downtown Hollywood draws 800 participants

A Eucharistic procession is not the first thing people expect to see on the streets of Hollywood, California. But last Saturday, that’s what happened, with hundreds of people taking part in an evening of prayer and encounter with the homeless.

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2017-11-24T11:50:57-08:00November 24th, 2017|Categories: Church life|Tags: |1 Comment