Archbishop Gomez

Thumbnail priest ordinations 2016 los angeles ‘A day of joy’: Nine new priests ordained to serve Los Angeles Archdiocese

On June 4, when Father Jeffrey Baker, 31, was ordained a priest with the laying on of hands, his father, Deacon Ron Baker, and mother, Patti, were...

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Thumbnail 20160317t1118 0369 cns kerry isis genocide Advocates applaud U.S. recognition of Christian genocide in Middle East

In a historic move, Secretary of State John Kerry announced that Christians, Yezidis, Shi’a Muslims and other religious and ethnic minorities were...

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Thumbnail post1 A New Year of Faith

Happy New Year!  I hope that you all had a joyful and blessed Christmas. Thank you for all your prayers and good wishes that you sent me during...

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Thumbnail wdja Archbishop Gomez contributes to newly-released book ‘What Did Jesus Ask?’

Archbishop José H. Gomez joined with 70 prominent spiritual leaders and artists to write the newly-released book, “What Did Jesus Ask?”Each writer...

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Thumbnail cathechist commissioning service 25 124 Archbishop Gomez on immigration and the next America

Many of us have forgotten our immigrant roots. But our Church has always been a Church of immigrants, as our nation has always been a nation of...

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Thumbnail blesses holy door 2 124 1 Archbishop Gomez opens Extraordinary Jubilee of Mercy in Los Angeles

Archbishop José H. Gomez officially opened the Year of Mercy Jubilee Door at the Cathedral of Our Lady of the Angels in Downtown Los Angeles on...

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Thumbnail abp jose gomez at the pontifical north american college on may 2 2015 credit daniel ibanez cna 5 2 15 5 Archbishop Gomez: The Pope's focus is human suffering, not Donald Trump

The controversy surrounding Pope Francis’ off-the-cuff statements on his return flight from Mexico – and Donald Trump’s response – should not...

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Thumbnail shutterstock 449558044 Archbishop Gomez to bless pilgrims heading to Poland for World Youth Day

Archbishop José H. Gomez will bless pilgrims who are preparing to embark on a once-in-a-lifetime pilgrimage to Krakow, Poland, to join millions of...

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Thumbnail cityofsaints Archbishop Gomez to host City of Saints Teen Conference

Archbishop José H. Gomez will lead the City of Saints Teen Conference from Aug. 5-7. Pre-registration began Nov. 1.The three-day event is an...

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Thumbnail 5d3 0160 Archbishop Gomez visits Skid Row to give Christmas gifts to children

On Dec. 19, Archbishop José Gomez joined Adopt-A-Family volunteers as they made house calls to some of the poorest neighborhoods in Los Angeles,...

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Thumbnail pope francis 2 on flight to mexico with journalists feb 12 2016 credit alan holdren cna Archbishop José H. Gomez: Statement on Pope Francis’ pilrimage to Mexico

My brothers and sisters, pray for our Holy Father’s pilgrimage to Mexico!I had the blessing to talk to Pope Francis last week in Rome and he said...

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Thumbnail post2 A time for holiness

There have been challenging days for our local Church here in Los Angeles. I have been talking and reflecting with Cardinal Mahony and Bishop...

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Thumbnail post3 Becoming ‘Eucharistic people’

There was a key moment in St. Augustine’s conversion.He heard Jesus telling him: “I am the food of grown men. Grow and you shall feed upon me. Nor...

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Thumbnail doctor with female patient file photo credit cdc cna us catholic news 9 20 12 3 'Born toward death': a response to physician assisted suicide

Archbishop Jose Gomez of Los Angeles voiced concern this week over the physician assisted suicide case of 29-year old Brittany Maynard, saying her...

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Thumbnail archbishop jos h gomez at the second annual immigration summit at christ cathedral feb 27 2016 courtesy of the la archdiocese cna 2 29 16 California Catholics are helping legal residents become citizens

Obtaining U.S. citizenship could be life-changing for legal residents in Southern California, and Catholics want to help.“If we work this year to...

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Thumbnail regional news   ola Cathedral hosts convocation of youth ministers

Archbishop José H. Gomez gathered with youth ministers and confirmation coordinators from throughout the Archdiocese of Los Angeles Jan. 19 at the...

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Thumbnail order of malta Cathedral, Order of Malta to host Mass for World Day of the Sick

Archbishop José H. Gomez will join in prayer with the physically, mentally and spiritually ill during an annual Mass commemorating the World Day of...

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Thumbnail catholic community foundation archbishop gomez Catholic Community Foundation pledges to redouble efforts, receives blessing from Archbishop Gomez

On May 30, Archbishop José H. Gomez blessed the ongoing efforts of the Catholic Community Foundation of Los Angeles (CCF-LA), which has provided...

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