Friday, 18 November 2011 00:00
I am writing this column from the other side of the country. I’m in Baltimore, attending the annual meeting of the U.S. Catholic bishops. These gatherings are important for the life of our American Church. For me personally, it is also a good chance to join with our Auxiliary Bishops of Los Angeles and to meet with our friends and brother bishops from around the country.
Friday, 11 November 2011 00:00
Near the end of the Fifth Crusade, in August 1219, St. Francis of Assisi traveled to Egypt to meet with a Muslim leader, Sultan Malik al-Kamil.
Friday, 28 October 2011 00:00
Our faith in Jesus Christ is a beautiful treasure and a precious gift.
Friday, 14 October 2011 00:00
Friday, 07 October 2011 00:00
The U.S. Catholic bishops have chosen these words of Jesus as the theme for this year’s celebration of October as Respect Life Month.