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A statue of St. Junípero Serra, outside the California Capitol in Sacramento, which was destroyed by a mob on July 4, 2020.

Catholics to California Governor: Don’t Back False Claims About St. Junípero Serra

If Gov. Gavin Newsom signs A.B. 338, it would remove the legal statute that requires a statue of Junípero Serra to be maintained on the capitol grounds and instead require a monument to Native Americans. Several Catholic leaders say the errors shouldn’t stand amid debate about statues of the pioneering Spanish Franciscan missionary.