Archbishop Jose Gomez

September 19, 2014

San Diego Bishop Remembered for Christian Example in Life and Death

More than 1,000 people attended the 66-year-old bishop's funeral Mass Sept. 17.

December 12, 2013

When Roses Bloom in Winter

A Reflection on Our Lady of Guadalupe

October 14, 2013

Jerry Brown Vetoes Calif. Statute of Limitations Bill

According to the California governor, the legislation — which was directed primarily against Catholic institutions — ‘is simply too open-ended and unfair.’

August 6, 2013

Archbishop Gomez: U.S. Catholics Would Do Well to Honor Missionaries’ Legacy

The shepherd of Los Angeles addresses bringing the Gospel to the current culture, immigration reform and priestly formation.

May 3, 2013

Rosary Recalls Life — and Love — of Mary, Says Archbishop Gomez

Los Angeles' shepherd addresses a youth Rosary rally to kick off the Marian month.

April 10, 2013

Pope Celebrates Mass With America’s Highest-Ranking Latino Bishop

Archbishop José Gomez, originally from Mexico and the current Los Angeles archbishop, concelebrated Mass with Pope Francis at St. Martha’s House.

February 1, 2013

L.A. Archbishop Relieves Cardinal Mahony of Duties, Asks Prayers for Abuse Victims

The archdiocese also draws attention to its comprehensive current policies for protecting minors, implemented to guard against any new incidents of abuse.

February 1, 2013

Archbishop Gomez Letter: Cardinal Mahony Relieved of Public Duties

In his Jan. 31 statement, issued in the wake of the public release of clergy sex-abuse files, he also accepts the resignation of auxiliary Bishop Thomas Curry, former Los Angeles vicar of clergy.

December 11, 2012

Include Mary in Advent Season, Archbishop Gomez Says

The archbishop of Los Angeles highlights the connection between December’s two major Marian holy days, the Dec. 8 feast of the Immaculate Conception and the Dec. 12 feast of Our Lady of Guadalupe.

August 6, 2012

Guadalupe Message Resounds at Los Angeles' Massive Marian Festival

May 31, 2012

Today's 'Greater Glory': We Need to Ask for the Strength to Be Cristeros

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January 4, 2012

Pope Accepts Resignation of Los Angeles Bishop Who Fathered Two Children

June 29, 2011

Archbishop Gomez Goes to Rome to Receive the Pallium

L.A. pilgrims celebrate special occasion with their spiritual leader.

June 11, 2011

Did Apostles Speak in Tongues?, The Virtual Family, Abp. Gomez Goes Viral, and much more!

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June 7, 2011

Priesthood: 'a Response to God's Call to Serve Souls'

Archbishop Gomez encourages new priests in their vocation in the New Evangelization.

April 8, 2010

Archbishop Gomez

New L.A. Leader’s Focus Is on Evangelization

April 7, 2010

Archbishop Gomez' Priorities