Wednesday, 10 August 2011 14:34
The Faces of God: St. Aloysius Gonzaga ChurchWelcome is much more than a word at St. Aloysius Gonzaga Church; it is a spirit and a way of life.
It is felt when parish administrator Father Pedro Esteban welcomes a visitor at Mass and everyone turns to greet the newcomer or visitor, or share a smile. It happens when a young couple brings their newborn child to the front of church and the family receives a blessing. It is seen in the smiles on parishioners’ faces as they greet newcomers and visitors at breakfast after Mass.
Wednesday, 10 August 2011 14:30
Services held for Fr. Patrick McHugh, retired Nativity pastorFuneral Mass was celebrated Aug. 4 at Nativity Church, Torrance, for Father Patrick J. McHugh, pastor emeritus, who died on July 27 at the age of 89.
Wednesday, 10 August 2011 14:26
Wednesday, 10 August 2011 12:19
More than 20 pilgrim chaperones, teenagers and young adults from throughout the archdiocese and also the San Bernardino Diocese attended the Aug. 7 liturgy in advance of the Aug. 16-21 WYD event, which is expected to draw a record number of youth from the United States. Currently 29,437 U.S. pilgrims are registered to attend, including 262 traveling from the L.A. Archdiocese.
Wednesday, 10 August 2011 12:12
Auxiliary Bishop Edward Clark and Jesuit Father John McGarry, Provincial, concelebrated the installation Mass of Yolanda Scott Brown, DMin., before an assembly of nearly 1,000 people. Brown most recently served seven years as Pastoral Associate at Dolores Mission in Boyle Heights, also a Jesuit-administered parish in the Archdiocese of Los Angeles.