Rejoice in the Gospel of Freedom and Life

by Stephen J. Binz on Jul 7, 2019 5:00:00 AM

As we embrace a multicultural Church, as it exists today in California and in our own local...

A New Civilization of Love

by Stephen J. Binz on Jul 5, 2019 5:00:00 AM

St. Junipero Serra was a Franciscan who truly echoed the reverent and grateful spirit of St....

Keep Going Forward!

by Stephen J. Binz on Jul 1, 2019 5:00:00 AM

Junipero Serra’s canonization should prompt us to awaken our own missionary spirit. Taking with...

Mary, Help Us Trust in God's Mercy

by Pope Francis on May 29, 2019 5:00:00 AM

Nothing is impossible for God’s mercy! Even the most tangled knots are loosened by his grace....

Faith Is an Everyday Reality

by Pope Francis on May 26, 2019 5:00:00 AM

Mary lived out her faith in the simplicity of the thousand daily tasks and worries of every...

Am I a Christian Full-Time?

by Pope Francis on May 24, 2019 5:00:00 AM

I ask myself: Am I a Christian by fits and starts, or am I a Christian full-time? Our culture of...

Mary, a Model of Meditation

by Pope Francis on May 19, 2019 5:00:00 AM

May the Virgin Mary, model of meditation of the words and acts of the Lord, help us to...

Our Common Horizon

by Pope Francis on May 17, 2019 5:00:00 AM

Just as in each of our lives, we always need to begin again, to get up again, to rediscover the...

A Sign of Hope

by Pope Francis on May 10, 2019 5:00:00 AM

Let us always have at heart the Virgin Mary, a humble girl from small people lost on the fringes...

Mary Was Always With Her People

by Pope Francis on May 7, 2019 5:00:00 AM

Victory is for those who continually arise without being discouraged. If we imitate Mary, we...