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San Francisco, mother of Drag Queen Story Hour
Partners in crime: San Francisco Arts Commission, California Arts Council, Zellerbach foundation, PG&E, Facebook, City National Bank, San Francisco Public Library, San Francisco Foundation

It’s no secret that California has long enjoyed disproportionate influence over American cultural and sexual norms, and even much of the world’s, due to its dominion over the film industry through Hollywood and its influence on the pornography industry

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June 20th, 2021|

“A huge victory”
U.S. Supreme Court unanimously rules in favor of Catholic Social Services over its refusal to send kids to same-sex couples

The Supreme Court on Thursday decided unanimously in favor of Catholic Social Services in its lawsuit against the city of Philadelphia, ruling that the city violated the group’s free exercise of religion.  The case - Fulton v. City of Philadelphia

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June 18th, 2021|

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Inquiring Minds

Inquiring Minds is a weekly article written by Mary Rose, who boldly ventures to college campuses throughout California to ask hard-hitting questions to some of the world’s most malleable minds.

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Masks required for indoor Masses in San Francisco archdiocese
Dispensation will be discontinued effective June 24, some restrictions lifted, others modified

As the state of California is now lifting most coronavirus restrictions, thanks to the decreasing rate of infections, it is now time for us to do the same with our safety protocols for Mass. As public health officials remind

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June 17th, 2021|

Cupich presses Cordileone on Communion for divorced and re-married
Another question of coherence

....What might come as a surprise to some observers is the other fight over “Eucharistic coherence” waiting for the bishops during Thursday’s meeting. The bishops will be asked to vote upon “Called to the Joy of Love,” a document called

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June 17th, 2021|

Archbishop Gomez: “Politics is becoming the substitute religion”
Opens the virtual bishops spring meeting

In his opening address at the 2021 spring meeting of the U.S. bishops on Wednesday, conference president Archbishop José Gomez of Los Angeles made a passionate call for unity. Archbishop Gomez reminded fellow bishops that “only a Church that is

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June 17th, 2021|

Same-sex couple has triple abortion
Twosome decided to travel to California because no one in Arizona would perform a “selective reduction”

A progressive website focused on sharing “good news” faced backlash after posting a now-deleted story of a same-sex couple who underwent a triple-abortion. The women, who married in Seattle in 2013 before same sex-unions were legal in their home

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June 16th, 2021|

You wanted to die for Christ in the spirit of St Francis
Boxer, actor, priest – part 3

Father Stuart Long was a diocesan priest from Helena, Montana who was diagnosed with a terminal illness (ALS) before his ordination. Father Stu became a beloved priest, confessor and friend to countless people. His physical suffering sanctified him. Accepting

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June 16th, 2021|

Archbishop Gomez opens up L.A. churches – not verifying who’s vaccinated
Bishop Barber: "we can take down the ropes"

Churches in the Archdiocese of Los Angeles will fully reopen next weekend, the archdiocese announced June 12. In a letter to LA Catholics, Archbishop José Gomez announced that he would be lifting the dispensation to attend Sunday Mass and

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June 16th, 2021|

Covid travel ban traps two priests serving San Bernardino diocese in India
Three parishes served by the priests are living without pastoral and sacramental care they had provided since being assigned there in 2019

Two priests ministering in the Diocese are in their native India and unable to return to the United States due to restrictions related to the COVID-19 virus. Father Jos Rajesh Peter, Parochial Vicar at Our Lady of Solitude and

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June 15th, 2021|
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