Abp. Cordileone: “Worse than poverty is the loss of human dignity”
Mass for homeless dead in San Francisco

Cordileone at Visitacion: "The true believer is homeless here." The archdiocese of San Francisco held its second annual Mass for the Homeless Dead on Nov. 23 at Church of the Visitacion. In 2018, the San Francisco medical examiner recorded

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2019-12-02T10:30:16-08:00December 2nd, 2019|Categories: Social issues|Tags: , , |19 Comments

Los Angeles archdiocese encourages parishes to care for foster youth

This month marks launch of Safe Families program at St. Andrew Parish, a collaboration between the parish, volunteers and child care professionals designed to support at-risk children and parents in need. This month the Archdiocese of Los Angeles’ Office of

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2018-05-17T15:50:27-08:00May 17th, 2018|Categories: California Diocese News|Tags: , , |0 Comments

How Los Angeles Catholics help the homeless

With growing numbers of people suffering homelessness in the expensive megalopolis of Los Angeles, Catholics and people of other religions are working together to provide a serious response. “The faith community is really a giant part of the services provided

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“I am worried about the quality of life here in Los Angeles”

At the dawn of creation, the Spirit of God hovered over the face of the earth’s deep waters. I was thinking about this image from the Book of Genesis on June 4, as I was praying and preparing to celebrate

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