• What does servant leadership look like on a global scale?

    For Catholic Relief Services' president Dr. Carolyn Woo, the way to lead others is to humbly admit when you don’t know something.

  • Thai Catholics join in interreligious prayer service after Bangkok bomb

    Catholics in Bangkok gathered together with their fellow countrymen last Friday to pray for peace in the wake of the bombing at a Hindu shrine in the city which had killed 20 people and injured scores earlier in the week.

  • What is the devil's favorite sin? An exorcist responds

    Is an exorcist afraid?  What is the devil’s favorite sin? These and other questions were tackled in a recent interview with the Dominican priest, Father Juan José Gallego, an exorcist from the Archdiocese of Barcelona in Catalonia, Spain.

  • Will the Catholic Church have a growing role in Korean reconciliation?

    With an increasing number of faithful, the Catholic Church in South Korea may foster a climate of reconciliation and peace, as the nation has reportedly made a deal with North Korea to avoid military escalation after days of fire exchanged between the nations.

  • Rome angered over 'Godfather' themed funeral for alleged mob boss

    An outlandish funeral for an alleged Italian mob boss, complete with a horse-drawn carriage, flower petals strewn from a helicopter and a brass band playing theme music from the movie “The Godfather” was slammed by Rome’s politicians Thursday as an intolerable display of impunity.

  • Hilton hotels worldwide to remove on-demand porn

    International hotel and resort chain Hilton Worldwide has changed its policies to eliminate on-demand video pornography from its hotel rooms across the globe, according to an advocacy group.

  • Islamic State destroys ancient Catholic monastery in Syria

    Reports surfaced on Thursday that Islamic State militants have bulldozed Mar Elian Monastery, an ancient structure located just outside a Syrian town captured by the group earlier this month.

  • Exclusive: Swiss Catholic money targets African bishops ahead of synod

    The Swiss Catholic Lenten Fund and a major U.S. foundation have helped fund an LGBT activist project intended to counter West African bishops at the Catholic Church’s Synod on the Family.

  • How a Jesuit school in Nepal is helping earthquake survivors manage trauma

    A Jesuit primary school located near Kathmandu is using increased counselling and student-parent orientation programs to help both children and parents to cope with the experience of the earthquake which struck Nepal earlier this year.

  • Fleeing from terror

    Catholic bishops in dioceses around the world chimed their church bells at noon on Aug. 15 — the Feast of the Assumption of Mary — in solidarity with Christians in the Middle East, who continue to face grave peril more than a year after Islamic State (IS) militants began to conquer towns in Iraq and Syria, violently targeting Iraqi Christians and other faith groups in their quest to seize power and territory.

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To labor with love

Archbishop José H. Gomez

In a recent audience, Pope Francis said: “In speaking about a serious, honest person, the most beautiful thing that can be said is: ‘He or she is a worker,’ one who works.” 

 

 

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September 2, 2015

  • Wednesday, September 2

    The Compassionate Friends of South Bay/LA Meeting, 7 p.m., The Neighborhood Church, 415 Paseo del Mar, Palos Verdes Estates. The Compassionate Friends are a self-help group offering support to families who have lost a child. (310) 530-3214. www.tcfsbla.org.

    Bible Study: The Gospel of John, 7:15-9:15 p.m., Holy Family Church Parish Hall, 18708 Clarksdale Ave., Artesia. 25-week class will meet every Wednesday. Invited speakers will present and explain the lesson followed by a group discussion led by facilitators. $30. To register, call Cecile Uyan, (562) 650-2354. holyfamilybiblestudy.com.

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