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The California Catholic Conference (CCC)

is the official public policy voice of the Catholic Church in California.  We advocate with policy makers and the public to advance the Catholic vision of human life and dignity, the good society, and concern for those who are poor and vulnerable.  We educate Catholics and the general public.  We empower Catholics to put their faith into action consistent with Catholic teaching.


Because We Are Catholic

Year of Mercy

During the Extraordinary Jubilee Year of Mercy called by Pope Francis follow how Catholics around the Golden State are modeling mercy.  Learn ways you can get involved as you live out the works of mercy. 

Helpful Resources

Faithful Citizenship

How do we fulfill our moral and ethical obligation as faithful citizens?  Materials approved for use in parishes from the California Catholic Conference and the U.S. Conference of Catholic Bishops. 

Learn the Issues

Join the Network

Together, our voices will be heard. Join with thousands of our members who are standing up for life and dignity.  It's simple and effective.  Be a voice for life & dignity in California, the nation and the world.


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Latest News

October 7, 2016
Being Catholic and Voting in 2016 The U.S. is in the midst of a contentious presidential election...
October 6, 2016
By Gerald D. Coleman, P.S.S. September 26, 2016 THE CHALLENGE We are in the midst...
October 6, 2016
The legislative session officially ended at midnight last Friday, ending the opportunity for...
October 6, 2016
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September 30, 2016
In this edition: Catholics and the Death Penalty Governor Brown Acts on Bills as...