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Father’s Day

Fatherhood has its origins in God, who chose to reveal Himself to us as Our Father, sending his only Son for the sake of our salvation. Fathers therefore have a special role “in revealing and in reliving on earth the very fatherhood of God” (Familiaris consortio 25). Indeed, the role of the father “is of […] more

Rachel’s Vineyard Upcoming Retreats

Rachel’s Vineyard Upcoming Retreats October 29 – 31 (English) For information on upcoming retreats, please call: 1-833-776-0023 (English) | 1-877-686-8537 (Español/English) righttolifeca.org/rachels-vineyard more

California Catholic Conference – Vaccination Flyers English/Spanish/Vietnamese

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St. Charles Drone Flythrough

Take a look at this breathtaking drone footage of St Charles Borromeo Church! more

NEW FILM: ‘Enduring Faith: The Story of Native American Catholicism’ premieres on ABC affiliates this June

NEW FILM: ‘Enduring Faith: The Story of Native American Catholicism’ premieres on ABC affiliates this June Native Americans have been practicing their faith for centuries — in some cases more than 400 years. Enduring Faith: The Story of Native American Catholicism dives deep into the rich contribution of Native Americans in the tapestry of our […] more

U.S. Bishops’ Chairman for International Justice and Peace Renews Prayers for Israel and Palestine Amidst Recent Violence

May 13, 2021 WASHINGTON — In the midst of recent heightened violence in Jerusalem and Gaza, Bishop David J. Malloy of Rockford, chairman of the U.S. Conference of Catholic Bishops’ (USCCB) Committee on International Justice and Peace expressed renewed commitment to the people of the Holy Land and called for prayer. Bishop Malloy’s statement follows: […] more

Retreat for Crime Survivors | Recognizing God in our Healing Journey | A Day of Reflection and Healing

 Retreat for Crime Survivors flyer  Registration Form Healing Mass will be celebrated by The Most Reverend Bishop Joseph Brennan, Saturday, June 26, 2021. Time: 8am – 4pm (Registration & Breakfast 8am – 8:45am) St. Anthony Retreat Center, Three Rivers, CA Please bring a photo and/or memento of your loved one. The day will include delicious […] more

Hope and Healing – English, Spanish or Vietnamese

Hope and Healing A Pastoral Letter from the Bishops of California on Caring for those who Suffer from Mental Illness Addressed to All Catholics and People of Goodwill. As pastors and bishops, we are deeply concerned with the heartbreaking prevalence of mental illness in our society and are taking action to address this tragic form […] more

Statement of U.S. Bishops’ Chairman for International Justice and Peace on Armenian Genocide

  Statement of U.S. Bishops’ Chairman for International Justice and Peace on Armenian Genocide April 19, 2021   WASHINGTON – In commemoration of Armenian Genocide Remembrance Day on April 24, Bishop David J. Malloy of Rockford, chairman of the U.S. Conference of Catholic Bishops’ (USCCB) Committee on International Justice and Peace highlighted the tragic loss […] more

FEMA to Help Pay Funeral Costs for COVID-19-Related Deaths

WASHINGTON — In early April, FEMA will begin providing financial assistance for funeral expenses incurred after Jan. 20, 2020 for deaths related to coronavirus (COVID-19) to help ease some of the financial stress and burden caused by the pandemic. Read more: https://www.fema.gov/press-release/20210324/fema-help-pay-funeral-costs-covid-19-related-deaths How to apply: https://www.fema.gov/disasters/coronavirus/economic/funeral-assistance more

Presidentes de USCCB y del Comité de Migración Celebran la Aprobación de la Legislación Bipartidista de Reforma Migratoria en la Cámara de Representantes e Instan a una Rápida Acción del Senado

19 de marzo del 2021 WASHINGTON — El jueves 18 de marzo, la Cámara de Representantes del Congreso de Estados Unidos aprobó la Ley de Promesa y Sueño Americano (HR 6) y la Ley de Modernización de la Fuerza Laboral Agrícola (HR 1603), dos proyectos de ley bipartidistas que proporcionarían un camino hacia la ciudadanía […] more

USCCB President and Migration Chairman Welcome House Passage of Bipartisan Immigration Reform Legislation, Urge Swift Senate Action

WASHINGTON—Yesterday, the U.S. House of Representatives passed the American Dream and Promise Act (H.R. 6) and the Farm Workforce Modernization Act (H.R. 1603), bipartisan bills that would provide a path to citizenship to more than three million immigrant youth, Temporary Protected Status (TPS) holders, Deferred Enforced Departure (DED) holders, and seasonal farmworkers and their families. […] more