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Lovers of the Holy Cross welcome three new members
In 1975, 28 sisters left Vietnam by boat, with nothing but the clothes on their back and some dried food; three years later they were invited to the Diocese of Orange and today serve 14 parishes from four convents

On a sweltering September day, three young women lay prostrate in front of the altar at St. Columban Church in Garden Grove. They were covered by a large white pall as they each promised to die to this world in order

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Planning a wedding during the global pandemic
Countless weddings across the world have been postponed, altered, or altogether canceled because of COVID-19

The Sept. 12 wedding uniting Krystal Gil and Jack Scanlon in the Spanish courtyard of St. Mary Magdalen Church in Camarillo was not what either had in mind the day they got engaged.

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Documentary film about ‘Rosary priest’ coming to Anaheim
"PRAY: The Story of Patrick Peyton" premiers at Starlight Cinema City Theaters on Oct. 16

His “Rosary Rallies” in California drew tens of thousands in the 1950’s, ’60’s and ’70’s. In 1945, the immigrant Irish Catholic priest cold-called Bing Crosby, and asked him to help create a radio program

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Is Cal State Fullerton trying to hide lecture’s anti-Christian content?
University downplays original description that linked Christianity and white supremacists

Cal State Fullerton recently changed the title of one of its planned lectures and removed its description after a prominent conservative writer brought attention to and criticized the lecture’s claim that Christianity serves white supremacy.

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Pro-Trump student senator facing impeachment at Loyola Marymount
Stephanie Martinez: "all I wanted was to spread intellectual diversity" at Catholic college

A pro-Trump Hispanic student at Loyola Marymount University who serves as the student government senator for diversity and inclusion at the school is facing an impeachment probe this month by her peers.


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