Former Stockton and former San Jose bishops dead

The Most Rev. Stephen E. Blaire, bishop emeritus of the Roman Catholic Diocese of Stockton, died early Tuesday after a prolonged illness, the diocese reported. He was 77. Blaire had been under hospice care at his retirement residence at Our

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2019-06-19T09:10:22-07:00June 19th, 2019|Categories: Bishops and church leaders|Tags: , |1 Comment

Prominent Stockton priest announces he’s fathering a child

The following comes from a Sept. 24 story on Channel 10 ABC News in Stockton. Dean McFalls, a well-known priest in the Stockton Diocese, has resigned after telling parishioners he's about to become the father of a baby boy. "I definitely

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2013-09-25T15:26:23-07:00September 26th, 2013|Categories: California Diocese News|Tags: , , |111 Comments