LA Archdiocese News

Decree on Plenary Indulgences

In the liturgical memory of St. John Paul II, the Decree on Plenary Indulgences for the month of the dead was made public at the Apostolic Penitentiary.

The decree says: “This year, with the current contingencies due to the COVID-19 pandemic, the Plenary Indulgences for the faithful who have died will be extended throughout the month of November, adapting the works and conditions to guarantee the safety of the faithful.”


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The Future of Catholic Schools

Click below to hear Archbishop Jose Gomez talk about the future of Catholic schools. 

Haga clic para escuchar: EL FUTURO DE LAS ESCUELAS CATÓLICAS Por Monseñor José H. Gomez

From now on, you can also read Archbishop Gomez’s columns in English and in Spanish in AngelusNews.com..


More From the L.A. Archdiocese / Más de la Arquidiócesis de Los Ángeles

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Click for Details Haga clic para obtener más detalles

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Parenting Tips: Did You Know? 
Click Here


Click for Resources from L.A. Archdiocese

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For live stream Masses at the Cathedral / Para misas en vivo en la Catedral, CLICK HERE


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San Gabriel Mission damaged by fire. (SCNG photo)

La carta del arzobispo se dirige al fuego de la misión de San Gabriel

Como ya sabrán, la Antigua Misión de San Gabriel sufrió un gran incendio el sábado 11 de julio de 2020. Adjunto encontrará una carta importante del Arzobispo José H. Gómez en español e inglés sobre el incendio en la Misión del Arcángel San Gabriel. La Arquidiócesis ha establecido un fondo donde las donaciones pueden ser enviadas por aquellos que deseen ayudar a los esfuerzos de restauración de incendios de la Misión. Comparta la carta e información del Arzobispo sobre el fondo con los fieles de su parroquia, escuela y ministerio.

Ofrecemos nuestras oraciones por la comunidad parroquial en Mission San Gabriel Archangel.

Archbishop’s Letter Addresses San Gabriel Mission Fire

As you may know, the Old San Gabriel Mission suffered a great fire on Saturday, July 11, 2020. Attached please find an important letter from Archbishop José H. Gomez in English and espanola regarding the fire at the Mission San Gabriel Archangel. The Archdiocese has established a fund where donations can be sent by those wishing to help the Mission’s fire restoration efforts. Please share the Archbishop’s letter and information regarding the fund with the faithful at your parish, school and ministry. 

We offer our prayers for the parish community at Mission San Gabriel Archangel.


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Natural Family Planning / Semana de planificación familiar natural 

The United States Conference of Catholic Bishops (USCCB) and the Office of Family Life would like to inform parishioners about the National Natural Family Planning (NFP). Click for details
La Conferencia de Obispos Católicos de los Estados Unidos (USCCB) y la Oficina de Vida Familiar desean informar a los feligreses sobre la Semana Nacional de Planificación Familiar Natural (PFN). Haga clic para obtener más detalles.



Pontifical Academy for Life Document

A new document that the Pontifical Academy for Life (PAV) published on July 22, 2020, entitled:  

HUMANA COMMUNITAS IN THE AGE OF PANDEMIC:

UNTIMELY MEDITATIONS ON LIFE’S REBIRTH

In this document, the human community is invited to take a step back and give thanks for the gift of life that has been given to us, in order to turn our predicament into “a passage for the rebirth of life.” 

Attached you will find the links in English
and española


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Religious Education Congress 2021 Goes Virtual

Our Religious Education Congress 2021 and regional congress and catechetical classes will be online. Please see more details by clicking hereYou can also call the parish office for more information. 


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Bishops Call to Reopen Schools

California Bishops Call (Letter) to safely Reopen Catholic Schools– 
https://angelusnews.com/local/la-catholics/california-bishops-call-for-rapid-but-safe-reopening-of-schools/


St. Junipero Serra Misconceptions / Conceptos erróneos de San Junípero Serra

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Click to read the Archbishop Gomez’s letter / Haga clic para leer la carta del arzobispo Gómez

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The Future of Catholic Schools

Click below to hear Archbishop Jose Gomez talk about the future of Catholic schools. 

Haga clic para escuchar: EL FUTURO DE LAS ESCUELAS CATÓLICAS Por Monseñor José H. Gomez

From now on, you can also read Archbishop Gomez’s columns in English and in Spanish in AngelusNews.com..


More From the L.A. Archdiocese / Más de la Arquidiócesis de Los Ángeles

Click for Details Haga clic para obtener más detalles

Parenting Tips: Did You Know? 
Click Here


Political Info From Council of Bishops

The United States Conference of Catholic Bishops maintains resources for “Forming Consciences for Faithful Citizenship” via their website:  It includes their website. quadrennial publication ahead of the national elections (in English and Spanish). There are some videos available to watch. 

New this year: video series in 4 languages.  (For each language group, the last is a composite of the above four.) 

 EnglishSpanishVietnameseFilipino (Tagalog)
Catholics Participate in Public Lifehttps://www.youtube.com/watch?v=YpiJvheFjAAhttps://www.youtube.com/watch?v=m041fyp9tfghttps://www.youtube.com/watch?v=NooCVTOkh-ghttps://www.youtube.com/watch?v=yP3xCruphVc&t=2s
Catholics Protect Human Life and Dignityhttps://www.youtube.com/watch?v=zdnvUngN84U&t=23shttps://www.youtube.com/watch?v=HcIBjNoN3jMhttps://www.youtube.com/watch?v=UEhkMs1Iej8https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=TOYrWgY96Js
Catholics Promote the Common Goodhttps://www.youtube.com/watch?v=MwQyJKROZFk&t=38shttps://www.youtube.com/watch?v=dZ1Vbo631uchttps://www.youtube.com/watch?v=DIl1wltSuPAhttps://www.youtube.com/watch?v=9-eB9uzV_po
Catholics Love Their Neighborshttps://www.youtube.com/watch?v=xOk50RPoi1Qhttps://www.youtube.com/watch?v=DKWeItIm3R0https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=VfVBZJ92sPYhttps://www.youtube.com/watch?v=r41coefbvrg
Faithful Citizens Work with Christ as He Builds His Kingdomhttps://www.youtube.com/watch?v=1y_AaQbJSiE&t=36shttps://www.youtube.com/watch?v=6zjzXZyJZ9chttps://www.youtube.com/watch?v=p9j-IFhLVdEhttps://www.youtube.com/watch?v=dU9EVwxYtgk

Click for Resources from L.A. Archdiocese

For live stream Masses at the Cathedral / Para misas en vivo en la Catedral, CLICK HERE


San Gabriel Mission damaged by fire. (SCNG photo)

La carta del arzobispo se dirige al fuego de la misión de San Gabriel

Como ya sabrán, la Antigua Misión de San Gabriel sufrió un gran incendio el sábado 11 de julio de 2020. Adjunto encontrará una carta importante del Arzobispo José H. Gómez en español e inglés sobre el incendio en la Misión del Arcángel San Gabriel. La Arquidiócesis ha establecido un fondo donde las donaciones pueden ser enviadas por aquellos que deseen ayudar a los esfuerzos de restauración de incendios de la Misión. Comparta la carta e información del Arzobispo sobre el fondo con los fieles de su parroquia, escuela y ministerio.

Ofrecemos nuestras oraciones por la comunidad parroquial en Mission San Gabriel Archangel.

Archbishop’s Letter Addresses San Gabriel Mission Fire

As you may know, the Old San Gabriel Mission suffered a great fire on Saturday, July 11, 2020. Attached please find an important letter from Archbishop José H. Gomez in English and espanola regarding the fire at the Mission San Gabriel Archangel. The Archdiocese has established a fund where donations can be sent by those wishing to help the Mission’s fire restoration efforts. Please share the Archbishop’s letter and information regarding the fund with the faithful at your parish, school and ministry. 

We offer our prayers for the parish community at Mission San Gabriel Archangel.


Click the image for details / Haga clic en la imagen para más detalles.

Natural Family Planning / Semana de planificación familiar natural 

The United States Conference of Catholic Bishops (USCCB) and the Office of Family Life would like to inform parishioners about the National Natural Family Planning (NFP). Click for details
La Conferencia de Obispos Católicos de los Estados Unidos (USCCB) y la Oficina de Vida Familiar desean informar a los feligreses sobre la Semana Nacional de Planificación Familiar Natural (PFN). Haga clic para obtener más detalles.



Pontifical Academy for Life Document

A new document that the Pontifical Academy for Life (PAV) published on July 22, 2020, entitled:  

HUMANA COMMUNITAS IN THE AGE OF PANDEMIC:

UNTIMELY MEDITATIONS ON LIFE’S REBIRTH

In this document, the human community is invited to take a step back and give thanks for the gift of life that has been given to us, in order to turn our predicament into “a passage for the rebirth of life.” 

Attached you will find the links in English
and española


Religious Education Congress 2021 Goes Virtual

Our Religious Education Congress 2021 and regional congress and catechetical classes will be online. Please see more details by clicking hereYou can also call the parish office for more information. 


Bishops Call to Reopen Schools

California Bishops Call (Letter) to safely Reopen Catholic Schools– 
https://angelusnews.com/local/la-catholics/california-bishops-call-for-rapid-but-safe-reopening-of-schools/


St. Junipero Serra Misconceptions / Conceptos erróneos de San Junípero Serra

Click to read the Archbishop Gomez’s letter / Haga clic para leer la carta del arzobispo Gómez

>> View our Regular Mass & Confession Schedule