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LAPD officer: If we only police homelessness, we miss the root problems

Nov 15, 2015 - 04:06 pm .- Officer Deon Joseph of the LAPD has worked the city’s notorious Skid Row neighborhood for 17 years, where the concentration of homeless persons is one of the highest in the country. He has a short message from his work in law enforcement there.

A call to joy, mercy and hope – LA's three new bishops ordained

Sep 8, 2015 - 04:29 pm .- Archbishop Jose H. Gomez of Los Angeles ordained three new auxiliary bishops on Thursday, including the prominent internet evangelist Father Robert Barron. The archbishop encouraged the new bishops to bring the joy of God’s love to their flock.

Thousands march to support human dignity in downtown LA

Jan 19, 2015 - 10:44 am .- The first annual OneLife LA, heralded as a celebration of the dignity of every human life from conception to natural death, drew thousands from all over Southern California to downtown Los Angeles.

Our Lady of Guadalupe Mass draws thousands in LA

Dec 12, 2014 - 11:52 am .- More than 25,000 people – including many young people – attended an outdoor Mass in Los Angeles honoring the feast day of Our Lady of Guadalupe.

LA billboard aims for bold statement on persecuted Christians

Dec 8, 2014 - 10:04 pm .- A new billboard campaign in Los Angeles leading up to Christmas is hoping to raise awareness of persecuted Christians both locally and around the world.

Catholic press shares mission of saving souls, new LA editor says

Feb 4, 2014 - 04:35 pm .- John David Long-Garcia, the new editor-in-chief of the Los Angeles archdiocese’s The Tidings Corp., says he hopes to build on Catholic newspapers’ mission of bringing people “closer to God and closer to each other.”

LA to host massive Our Lady of Guadalupe celebration

Jul 31, 2012 - 03:15 pm .- Over 100,000 Catholics will gather at the Los Angeles Memorial Coliseum on Aug. 5 to celebrate and honor Our Lady of Guadalupe in a city where the image of the Virgin is everywhere.

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