LOS ANGELES — Archbishop Jose Gomez of Los Angeles has written his first pastoral letter to his archdiocese, invoking the Catholic history of California and calling on Catholics to witness to the “New World of faith.”
“Los Angeles — like all of California and the Americas — is built on a Christian foundation. And, today, we are called to build on that missionary foundation to make a New Evangelization of the Americas,” the archbishop said in his Oct. 2 letter, which was released Oct. 10, the eve of the Catholic Church’s Year of Faith.
“The world needs a New Evangelization! The people of our city, our nation and our continent are waiting for the encounter with Jesus Christ, who makes...READ MORE