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Father Alexander Castillo is in
Rome for the canonization ceremonies for the two popes, John XXIII and John Paul II.
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Bishop Barber and Father Mockel are making a pastoral visit to Vietnam.
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CURRENT ISSUE: June 22, 2015 • VOL. 53, NO. 12 • Oakland, CA
Supreme Court decision 'A tragic error'
In a landmark ruling, a divided Supreme Court June 26 said same-sex marriage is constitutional nationwide.
Pope's strong moral message on climate
"This common 'home' is being ruined and that harms everyone, especially the poorest," Pope Francis said June 17, the day before the Vatican released his encyclical letter.
Hundreds mourn victims of
Berkeley balcony tragedy
Five Irish students, whose summer adventure in the United States ended in tragedy, and one's Irish-American cousin, were mourned June 17 at the Cathedral of Christ the Light in Oakland.
for papal visit
At St. Columba in Oakland, and Our Lady of the Rosary in Union City, parishioners are getting ready to take part in the "Year of Encounter with Pope Francis."
The time is now
to help aid your
parish and diocese
Several more parishes have surpassed their goals in the Diocese of Oakland's Reclaiming Christ's Mission Together Capital Campaign.
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