LA priest asks for prayers for INC members

THE Chaplain of Filipino Ministry of the Archdiocese of Los Angeles has asked Catholic faithfuls to pray for the members of the Iglesia ni Cristo (INC) as they go through a very deep crisis in their organization. Fr. Albert H. Avenido, who also serves at the Filipino-dominated...

LA Fil-Ams welcome new ConGen Lim/Papal Saints

Introduced by Deputy Consul General Imelda Panolong as “cool, calm and composed” the Filipino American community of Los Angeles welcomed Leo Herrera-Lim as the new Consul General of the Philippine Consulate in Los Angeles, whose jurisdiction includes Southern California, Southern...

Make meatless meals a favorite this Lenten season

Whether you cook them for breakfast, lunch or dinner, eggs are a great ingredient for a meatless spring dish. By incorporating eggs with other easy-to-prepare ingredients, like pierogies, you can create a hearty meal that can be served for brunch gatherings or weeknight family...

Hollywood’s Blessed Sacrament School celebrates Catholic School Week

Hollywood, CA – Celebrating throughout the week of January 23, Blessed Sacrament School is planning to kick off events for students and a day for guests during the annual Catholic Schools Week with a school-wide poetry contest on Monday and open houses on Tuesday, January...

Giving gifts to godchildren just part of Filipino tradition, not the responsibility of godparents

MANILA, Dec. 21 (PNA) – A Catholic prelate on Tuesday said godparents need not hide from their godchildren or “inaanak” if they cannot give them material presents this Christmas. Caloocan Bishop Deogracias Iniguez noted that gifts is just part of the Filipino...