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COVID Vaccinations

California Bishops, Catholic health care ministries and Catholic Charities work together to promote Pfizer and Moderna vaccines as morally acceptable and medically safe and effective. 

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St. Joseph
Commemorating Father's Day and St. Joseph
Father’s Day will be celebrated this Sunday and it is especially fitting in this, the Year of St. Joseph, to meditate on the meaning of fathers and their roles in our lives.
Family Migration
Catholics Celebrate World Refugee Day
Catholics will be celebrating World Refugee Day on June 20 and are encouraged to welcome foreigners seeking the security and livelihoods they cannot find in their home countries.
CA Capitol Spring
State Legislature Passes Placeholder Budget
Lawmakers are required to pass a budget by June 15 of each year. However, after not agreeing on a number of items, legislators passed budget bill AB 128, a "placeholder" of sorts to allow legislators to continue to be paid until a final budget is passed by the fiscal year deadline of July 1.
St. Joseph
El Estado aprueba un presupuesto "provisional"; Jornada Mundial del Refugiado
Sin embargo, después de no llegar a un acuerdo sobre una serie de puntos, los legisladores aprobaron el proyecto de ley presupuestario AB 128, una especie de "marcador de posición" que permite a los legisladores seguir cobrando hasta que se apruebe un presupuesto definitivo antes de la fecha límite del año fiscal, el 1 de julio.
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Plataforma de Acción Ladauto Si'; Misas por los menores no acompañados
El Vaticano anunció esta semana una nueva Plataforma de Acción, una colaboración entre el Vaticano, una coalición internacional de organizaciones católicas y "todos los hombres y mujeres de buena voluntad" para responder a Laudato Si’, la encíclica del Papa Francisco sobre el cuidado de nuestra casa común.

LATEST NEWS

 

St. Joseph
Commemorating Father's Day and St. Joseph
Father’s Day will be celebrated this Sunday and it is especially fitting in this, the Year of St. Joseph, to meditate on the meaning of fathers and their roles in our lives.
Family Migration
Catholics Celebrate World Refugee Day
Catholics will be celebrating World Refugee Day on June 20 and are encouraged to welcome foreigners seeking the security and livelihoods they cannot find in their home countries.
CA Capitol Spring
State Legislature Passes Placeholder Budget
Lawmakers are required to pass a budget by June 15 of each year. However, after not agreeing on a number of items, legislators passed budget bill AB 128, a "placeholder" of sorts to allow legislators to continue to be paid until a final budget is passed by the fiscal year deadline of July 1.
St. Joseph
El Estado aprueba un presupuesto "provisional"; Jornada Mundial del Refugiado
Sin embargo, después de no llegar a un acuerdo sobre una serie de puntos, los legisladores aprobaron el proyecto de ley presupuestario AB 128, una especie de "marcador de posición" que permite a los legisladores seguir cobrando hasta que se apruebe un presupuesto definitivo antes de la fecha límite del año fiscal, el 1 de julio.
latest news icon
Plataforma de Acción Ladauto Si'; Misas por los menores no acompañados
El Vaticano anunció esta semana una nueva Plataforma de Acción, una colaboración entre el Vaticano, una coalición internacional de organizaciones católicas y "todos los hombres y mujeres de buena voluntad" para responder a Laudato Si’, la encíclica del Papa Francisco sobre el cuidado de nuestra casa común.
St. Junipero Serra & California Missions

From 1769 to 1784, Franciscan missionary Father Junípero Serra traveled up and down California, founding the first nine of California’s 21 missions. Nearly 250 years after Fr. Junípero Serra planted the seeds of Christianity in Alta California, 19 of California’s 21 missions still serve as active Catholic communities and places of worship to serve the religious needs of thousands of Californians.

  • Compendium

    Concerned with the well being of all people and their common good, the Church’s social teachings lay out what is necessary to live a dignified human life in today's world and our joint responsibility to each other to make that happen.

    The social teachings provide principles for reflection, criteria for judgment and guidelines for action.

    Examine the common themes or read the social encyclicals of last 120 years.

  • Pope Francis

    A selection of the writings from His Holiness examine the challenges facing families, our role in promoting human development while caring for our common home and what it means to evangelize in today's world.

  • world in hands

    Cherishing the many natural blessings of the Golden State while expressing growing concern with escalating threats to our world, the Catholic Bishops of California have issued a pastoral statement calling on all people to “contribute to the ecological well-being of our state.”