Wednesday, August 03, 2022
Slovakian martyr aided local Salesian who escaped communism

Pictured above is Salesian Father Titus Zeman as a youth. Valerie Schmalz, Catholic San Francisco A Slovak Salesian will be declared blessed Sept. 30 as a “martyr for vocations” and… Read More

Wednesday, July 06, 2022
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Thursday, June 23, 2022

We complete this series on the Mass by providing the second part of our reflection on the Liturgy of the Eucharist, examining the basic structure of the very heart of… Read More

Thursday, May 19, 2022
Multi-cultural parish seeks to become a “community of communities”

With 15 Masses offered each week in four languages — English, Spanish, Vietnamese and Portuguese — St. Raphael Church in San Rafael is a beautiful example of the kind of… Read More

Wednesday, March 23, 2022
Letter to Bishops from Pope Francis on the Consecration of Russia and Ukraine to the Immaculate Heart of Mary

Dear Brother, Nearly a month has passed since the outbreak of the war in Ukraine that is daily inflicting immense suffering upon its sorely tried people and threatening world peace.… Read More

Wednesday, March 23, 2022
Act of Consecration to the Immaculate Heart of Mary

O Mary, Mother of God and our Mother, in this time of trial we turn to you.  As our Mother, you love us and know us: no concern of our… Read More

Friday, February 18, 2022
Rev. J. Thomas Madden

Rev. J. Thomas Madden, son of the late John and Katherine Madden, was born July 8, 1927 in San Francisco, CA. His sister, Catherine, predeceased him in death. He received… Read More

Wednesday, February 02, 2022

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Monday, January 31, 2022
Rev. Vincent D. Ring

Father Vincent Ring, retired Roman Catholic priest who served the San Francisco and Peninsula area for many years, passed away peacefully on the morning of January 26, 2022. Born in… Read More

Monday, January 24, 2022
Prayer essential in battle for life

On a beautiful Friday evening in January, while the city of San Francisco was abuzz with weekends beginning, groups of young Catholics and Walk for Life pilgrims joyfully headed to… Read More

Wednesday, December 22, 2021
Coats for Kids in San Francisco

The Knights of Columbus teamed up with the Missionaries of Charity to bring warmth during this Advent season, distributing coats and hot meals at Immaculate Conception Chapel in the Mission… Read More

Wednesday, December 15, 2021
The Lord’s Anointing for the Incorruptibility of the Church

Homily for Chrism Mass By Most Rev. Salvatore Cordileone Archbishop of San Francisco March 26, 2015; St. Mary’s Cathedral Introduction Our annual celebration of this Chrism Mass occurs as Holy… Read More