- Apr 16, 2021
Catholic schools around the United States are retooling for an uncertain future after the coronavirus pandemic.
A group of students from the University of San Diego recently spent their spring break in Mexico — but not to party.
Established in 2012, a university program offers comprehensive support specifically to students who were once in the foster care system and those at risk for homelessness.
The 38th annual Revival took place this year Feb. 5-7, this time at St. Rita’s Parish in southeastern San Diego. The Diocese of San Diego’s Commission for African American Catholics organized the event.
In a statement, the Vatican announced that Pope Francis has appointed Monsignor Thomas Robert Zinkula as the new leader of the Davenport diocese in Iowa, and Father John P. Dolan as a new auxiliary bishop for San Diego. Zinkula will be taking the place of Bishop Martin J. Amos who is retiring.
“We understand the pain the community feels,” said Bishop Robert McElroy of San Diego after the shooting of an unarmed man Sept. 27. “We pray for calm during this wrenching time and stand ready to work together to achieve true justice and peace for all,”
Less than a year after taking office, the bishop of the Catholic Diocese of San Diego, Cirilo Flores, died from complications related to cancer on Saturday afternoon. Flores had been undergoing treatment for cancer in his bones in Los Angeles, before moving to a hospice center in San Diego for