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COVID Vaccinations

California Bishops, Catholic health care ministries and Catholic Charities work together to promote Pfizer and Moderna vaccines as morally acceptable and medically safe and effective. 

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LATEST NEWS

 

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State Reopening June 15
After more than a year of closures and restrictions and closures due to COVID-19, California is set to lift most mandates on June 15.
For Rent
Event Highlights Renter Assistance Relief Efforts
Last week, seven California IAF Organizations and more than 650 people met via zoom to advocate for improvements to SB91, including extending the eviction moratorium until the end of 2021, and expand eligibility and allow more flexibility in distribution.
Time to Act
Threat of SB380 and Legislative Updates
While the legislature is busy nailing down final details of the state budget, which must be passed by the June 15 deadline, the bill to extend physician-assisted suicide in the state is still alive and threatening to create dire consequences for Californians and the sanctity of life.
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Plataforma de Acción Ladauto Si'; Misas por los menores no acompañados
El Vaticano anunció esta semana una nueva Plataforma de Acción, una colaboración entre el Vaticano, una coalición internacional de organizaciones católicas y "todos los hombres y mujeres de buena voluntad" para responder a Laudato Si’, la encíclica del Papa Francisco sobre el cuidado de nuestra casa común.

LATEST NEWS

 

open
State Reopening June 15
After more than a year of closures and restrictions and closures due to COVID-19, California is set to lift most mandates on June 15.
For Rent
Event Highlights Renter Assistance Relief Efforts
Last week, seven California IAF Organizations and more than 650 people met via zoom to advocate for improvements to SB91, including extending the eviction moratorium until the end of 2021, and expand eligibility and allow more flexibility in distribution.
Time to Act
Threat of SB380 and Legislative Updates
While the legislature is busy nailing down final details of the state budget, which must be passed by the June 15 deadline, the bill to extend physician-assisted suicide in the state is still alive and threatening to create dire consequences for Californians and the sanctity of life.
latest news icon
Plataforma de Acción Ladauto Si'; Misas por los menores no acompañados
El Vaticano anunció esta semana una nueva Plataforma de Acción, una colaboración entre el Vaticano, una coalición internacional de organizaciones católicas y "todos los hombres y mujeres de buena voluntad" para responder a Laudato Si’, la encíclica del Papa Francisco sobre el cuidado de nuestra casa común.
St. Junipero Serra & California Missions

From 1769 to 1784, Franciscan missionary Father Junípero Serra traveled up and down California, founding the first nine of California’s 21 missions. Nearly 250 years after Fr. Junípero Serra planted the seeds of Christianity in Alta California, 19 of California’s 21 missions still serve as active Catholic communities and places of worship to serve the religious needs of thousands of Californians.

  • Compendium

    Concerned with the well being of all people and their common good, the Church’s social teachings lay out what is necessary to live a dignified human life in today's world and our joint responsibility to each other to make that happen.

    The social teachings provide principles for reflection, criteria for judgment and guidelines for action.

    Examine the common themes or read the social encyclicals of last 120 years.

  • Pope Francis

    A selection of the writings from His Holiness examine the challenges facing families, our role in promoting human development while caring for our common home and what it means to evangelize in today's world.

  • world in hands

    Cherishing the many natural blessings of the Golden State while expressing growing concern with escalating threats to our world, the Catholic Bishops of California have issued a pastoral statement calling on all people to “contribute to the ecological well-being of our state.”