Los Angeles cathedral’s newest chapel houses Guadalupe relic

Los Angeles, Calif., Sep 5, 2012 / 12:51 am (CNA/EWTN News).- Archbishop José H. Gomez of Los Angeles has dedicated a new permanent chapel inside the Cathedral of Our Lady of the Angels that houses a piece of the Tilma of Saint Juan Diego.“Our Lady of Guadalupe has always had a special place at the Cathedral of Our Lady of the Angels and in the hearts of the faithful throughout our Archdiocese,” the archbishop said Sept. 2.He said “thousands” of people have … [Read more...]

Mexican bishops call for end to presidential election feud

Mexico City, Mexico, Sep 4, 2012 / 06:23 pm (CNA).- The Bishops of Mexico have urged the country’s political parties to accept a court decision upholding the results of the July 1 presidential election, won by the candidate Enrique Pena Nieto.In a statement issued on August 30 and signed by the secretary general of the Mexican Bishops’ Conference, Auxiliary Bishop Victor Rene Rodriguez Gomez of Texcoco, the prelates called on all parties to accept the unanimous ruling by the seven … [Read more...]