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Bishops

Christmas begins a year of reflection on family

Christmas begins a year of reflection on family

By Most Rev. Gerald R. Barnes
Bishop of San Bernardino


 As we celebrate Christmas, the birth of our Savior, so much of the season draws us to ...

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A moment of opportunity for immigration reform

A moment of opportunity for immigration reform


By Bishop Rutilio J. del Riego

 The new year has brought renewed hope for our immigrant brothers and sisters who have suffered under current ...

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Perspectives

Tis’ not the Season for Hallmark version of Christmas

Tis’ not the Season for Hallmark version of Christmas

By Deacon John Degano

 Fires burning in the fireplace. Hot chocolate on the stove… And snowflakes gently falling as we hurried to our rental ...

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Christmas takes us from darkness to light

Christmas takes us from darkness to light

By Fr. Erik Esparza

 What comes to mind when you think about Christmas? 

 For many, Christmas brings about the experience of joy, peace and lo...

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The birth of Christ, a lesson in our humanity

The birth of Christ, a lesson in our humanity

By Theresa Montminy

 The quiet dignity of a Christmas crèche can seem lost in the midst of glittery decorations and brightly-wrapped presents...

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Modern age challenges our right to forgive and forget

Modern age challenges our right to forgive and forget

By Ted Furlow

 “The evil men do lives after them; the good is oft interred with their bones.” 

 So says Marc Anthony in Act 3 of Shakespeare’s...

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Reflections & Guest Columnists

Family is an important gift to the Church

Family is an important gift to the Church

By Mario Martinez

 “Love is Our Mission, The Family Fully Alive.” 

 These are the words that resonate throughout the world as we prepare for t...

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Christmas: The great mystery of the Incarnation

Christmas: The great mystery of the Incarnation

By Maria G. Covarrubias

 “While they were in Bethlehem, the time came for her to have her child, and she gave birth to her firstborn son” (Lu...

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