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Sacred Heart High School will host its first gala, “United to Empower,” on April 25 at 5 p.m. The evening will raise funds for the Comet Scholarship Fund, a tuition assistance program for students at the all-girls college prep school.
San Gabriel Mission High School senior Claire Cruz will attend Tulane University in New Orleans, Louisiana, on a four-year, full-tuition scholarship. Cruz is a recipient of the Posse Scholarship, an award given to students of extraordinary academic ability and leadership potential.
On April 13, Marymount California University will present “Excellence in Storytelling” as part of their Excellence in Leadership Speaker Series.
St. Francis Medical Center in Lynwood hosted the fourth annual Prom Project on March 14 to provide free dresses, suits, shoes and accessories to hundreds of South Los Angeles area high school students who otherwise could not afford to attend their prom.
After last week’s horrific mob killing of a young woman in Afghanistan, Catholics are calling for a re-dedication to religious liberty and human rights worldwide.
Nearly a year since taking part in a prayer for Middle East peace in the Vatican Gardens, Palestinian president Mahmoud Abbas has been invited to the Vatican a second time, for the canonization Mass of two Palestinians.
A New Jersey law crafted to ban the Archdiocese of Newark from selling cemetery headstones might not pass muster under judicial review, according to a constitutional law expert.
“One must not love oneself so much as to avoid getting involved in the risks of life that history demands of us. … But whoever out of love for Christ gives themselves to the service of others will live, like the grain of wheat that dies. ... Only in dying does it produce the harvest. … Whoever offers their life out of love for Christ, and in service to others, will live like the seed that dies.”
PTSD and the Effects of Trauma: What it is and tools to cope, 9 a.m.-4 p.m., Mary & Joseph Retreat Center, 5300 Crest Rd., Ranchos Palos Verdes. Spirituality seminar for health care professionals led by Maggie Perrone, RN, MA. $15 includes materials, lunch and snacks. 6.0 contact hours/CEUs for each session. (310) 377-4867. www.maryjoseph.org.