Inland Catholic Byte

A Diocesan Newspaper for the Information Age

Click to support our advertisers!

Wed04232014

Last updateTue, 22 Apr 2014 4pm

Featured News

Fr Mbanu recognized as volunteer of the year

Fr Mbanu recognized as volunteer of the year

Father Celestine Mbanu, chaplain at the Riverside ...

Lenten Homilies Series - Week 5

Lenten Homilies Series - Week 5

Join us each week as local priests and deacons sha...

Fellowship night at Serra House held for young adults

Fellowship night at Serra House held for young adults

Young adults were invited to participate in a nigh...

Lenten Homilies Series - Week 4

Lenten Homilies Series - Week 4

Join us each week as local priests and deacons sha...

New church building takes shape in Mecca

New church building takes shape in Mecca

Construction of the new church building at the San...

Bishops

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 ...

Readmore

Opinion

TLC: The Rx for Spiritual Self-Doubt

TLC: The Rx for Spiritual Self-Doubt

By Deacon John Degano

 It’s officially cold and flu season in our home.

 We managed to survive two third year confirmation retreat weekends wi...

Readmore

We are Property of God

By Theresa Montminy

 Life is a series of decisions.  Some of them are relatively minor, others have lasting impact.  We often act on the mino...

Readmore

Ascension of the Lord invites us to new life

Ascension of the Lord invites us to new life

By Fr. Reno Aiardi, I.M.C.


 Many thanks, for your precious and generous Lenten and Easter gifts for the Rice Bowl and the Holy Land. May God ...

Readmore

Reflections & Guest Columnists

Christian Initiation is wonderful tradition in our Church

By Maria Covarrubias

 Have you ever wondered how an unbaptized adult or child over seven years old becomes Catholic? How people from other fa...

Readmore

Advent is a time to hope

Advent is a time to hope

By Sr. Carmel Crimmins, R.S.M.


 The word Advent brings to mind the familiar and comforting words we associate with this season – get ready, h...

Readmore

Jesus must have had an accent

Jesus must have had an accent

By Laura Lopez


 I would like to share with you a personal experience that I lived and made me think about our diocese’s position regarding fo...

Readmore