San Diego Bishop Cirilo Flores dies

His tenure was exceptionally short—less than a year. From The Los Angeles Times:  Roman Catholic Bishop Cirilo Flores died Saturday after a battle with cancer, the Diocese of San Diego announced. Flores, 66, died at 2:47 p.m., at  the Nazareth House senior living facility in Mission Valley where he had been transferred this week from [Read More...]

Catholic School Fires Domestic Violence Victim Over Concerns About Her Husband

Details:  A San Diego teacher was fired by Holy Trinity School following a domestic violence incident involving her ex-husband. Second-grade teacher Carie Charlesworth is out of a job, but not for anything she did in the classroom. Her school district considers her a liability and too unsafe to have around following a domestic violence dispute [Read More...]

Pastor: Crystal Cathedral not for sale

The Catholic Diocese of Orange submitted a bid last week — in cash, for  $50 million — but it seems the place is no longer on the market. From the Orange County Register: The Crystal Cathedral, Orange County’s iconic megachurch built by Robert H. Schuller, is not for sale, Sheila Schuller Coleman, senior pastor of [Read More...]