• Catholics encounter the homeless on the streets of Hollywood

    Catholics encounter the homeless on the streets of Hollywood

    • Nov 26, 2017

    Deacon Spencer Lewrence, an organizer for the event for the homeless, said a woman named Diane shared her past experiences of addiction and prostitution along Hollywood Boulevard, but how she now returns with her kids to the same street to aid the homeless.

  • How Los Angeles Catholics help the homeless

    How Los Angeles Catholics help the homeless

    • Oct 22, 2017

    With a rising homeless population in the city of Los Angeles, the Catholic Church is joining with other religious groups and the city government to try to ameliorate the situation. “We want to promote greater cooperation among religions in addressing a serious challenge that our whole community faces,” Father James L. Heft, founder and president of the Institute for Advanced Catholic Studies at USC.

  • LA archbishop warns about the importance of ‘human ecology’

    LA archbishop warns about the importance of ‘human ecology’

    • Jun 9, 2017

    A week after President Trump announced his decision to withdraw the United States from the Paris agreement, the Archbishop of Los Angeles has written a column about the importance of ‘the human ecology’ and the dangers of today’s “throw away culture.”