• 03 05, 2019 Pope Francis names 2nd Filipino bishop in U.S.

    Pope Francis names 2nd Filipino bishop in U.S.

    Pope Francis on Tuesday, March 5, named Monsignor Alejandro Aclan of Pasay City as the newest auxiliary bishop of the Archdiocese of Los Angeles, making him the second Filipino-American bishop in the United States.

  • 03 07, 2019 Christians observe Ash Wednesday to mark start of Lent

    Christians observe Ash Wednesday to mark start of Lent

    Archbishop JosŽ Horacio Gomez applies ash to parishioners foreheads at the Ash Wednesday mass at the Cathedral of Our Lady of Angels in Los Angeles. The ashes are made from the palms used at Palm Sunday and show that persons belong to Christ and represent a persons grief and mourning for their sins. (Photo by David Crane, Los Angeles Daily News/SCNG)

  • 03 09, 2019 Pope Francis names second Filipino bishop in US to serve LA

    Pope Francis names second Filipino bishop in US to serve LA

    The Vatican named Monsignor Alejandro “Alex” Aclan the newest auxiliary bishop for the Archdiocese of Los Angeles on Tuesday, March 5, making him the second Filipino to ever be presented as bishop in the United States.

  • 03 14, 2019 California: Catholic leaders welcome governor&'s decision to halt executions

    California: Catholic leaders welcome governor&'s decision to halt executions

    Yesterday morning, Gavin Newsome, the Catholic Governor of California, announced a moratorium on the death penalty. Up that date, 737 inmates in the state were on Death Row. The ruling means they will not be executed during the governor’s tenure

  • 03 13, 2019 California bishops praise death penalty moratorium

    California bishops praise death penalty moratorium

    The imposition of a state moratorium on the use of the death penalty by Gov. Gavin Newsom was hailed as a positive (CNA).- step by California’s bishops Wednesday. But the state’s Catholic leaders cautioned the state’s criminal justice system was still in need of reform.

  • 03 13, 2019 Gobernador Newsom anuncia moratoria a la pena de muerte en California

    Gobernador Newsom anuncia moratoria a la pena de muerte en California

    Acompañado de legisladores en el capitolio de Sacramento el gobernador de California Gavin Newsom firmó una orden ejecutiva para prevenir las ejecuciones en el estado el miércoles por la mañana.

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