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LA Archdiocese creates website to take action for DACA youth

Archbishop Jose H. Gomez of Los Angeles, CA has encouraged Catholics in the U.S. to advocate for an extension to... Read more

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... Read more

Amid nationwide controversy, St Junipero Serra statue vandalized in L.A.

A statue of St. Junipero Serra in a Los Angeles public park appeared to have been vandalized last week in... Read more

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Archbishop Gomez: Make Oscar Romero's mission your own

The 100th birthday of Blessed Oscar Romero was a time for Los Angelenos to reflect on the martyred Salvadoran bishop's... Read more

Archbishop Jose Gomez of Los Angeles leads Eucharistic adoration at the City of Saints conference, Aug. 6, 2017. Photo courtesy of the Archdiocese of Los Angeles.

LA archdiocese hosts youth conference to inspire sanctity

More than 1,600 youth gathered at the campus of the University of California, Los Angeles this weekend for the third... Read more

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Archbishop Gomez calls on faithful to 'show forth image of God' in pastoral letter

The answer to society’s dysfunctions can be found in one person: Jesus Christ.  Read more

Photo courtesy of Angelus News.

L.A. archdiocese launches Angelus News in a missionary spirit

The Los Angeles archdiocese is set to launch a new media platform called Angelus News, and it looks to California’s... Read more

OneLife LA, Jan. 23, 2016. Photo courtesy of the Archdiocese of Los Angeles.

In Los Angeles, thousands rally to build a city that celebrates life

The dignity of every human life was the focus of a major pro-life event in Los Angeles on Saturday. More... Read more

Thousands marched through the streets of downtown Los Angeles for OneLife LA, an event promoting human dignity.

Thousands march to support human dignity in downtown LA

The first annual OneLife LA, heralded as a celebration of the dignity of every human life from conception to natural... Read more

LA priest cleared by Vatican of sexual misconduct claims

A Vatican tribunal has “definitively determined” that there is no proof of sexual misconduct by Monsignor Richard Loomis, a prominent... Read more

Members of the Marian Community of Reconciliation, known as "Fraternas," at the recent Religious Education Congress in Anaheim, CA.

Fraternas: Living and serving with 'the total security of God'

At age 19, Maria Teresa Alva was already involved with the Christian Life Movement in her native Peru, when she... Read more

Archbishop José H. Gomez of Los Angeles signs a board showing his commitment to fasting for families, Nov. 26, 2013.

Calif. Church, political leaders fast for immigration reform

Los Angeles Archbishop José H. Gomez and local political leaders have held a 24-hour fast to pray for immigration reform... Read more

A statue of Romero is revealed and dedicated in Los Angeles'  MacArthur Park on Nov. 23, 2013.

Archbishop Gomez honors slain Salvadoran in LA ceremony

Archbishop José H. Gomez blessed a plaza dedicated to Archbishop Oscar Romero at a Los Angeles Park Nov. 23, praising... Read more