Students Gather In LA To Celebrate Canonization Of Junipero SerraPope Francis has elevated to sainthood an 18th-century missionary who brought Catholicism to the American West Coast in the first canonization on U.S. soil.
Pope's Apology Doesn't Change Opinions On Canonization Of 18th-Century Missionary Junipero SerraPope Francis' apology for the Roman Catholic Church's crimes against indigenous peoples has not softened opposition among some California Native Americans to his decision to canonize 18th-century Franciscan missionary Junipero Serra.
Historian Weighs In On Pope's Surprise Decision To Canonize A Controversial Californian FriarHistorian Weighs In Pope's Surprise Decision To Canonize A Controversial California Friar
Local Man Excited For Canonization Sunday Of The Pope Who Changed His LifeListening to Tony Melendez sing and play, she says, you'd never guess -- that he was born without arms.
Vigil To Honor Life Of Pope John Paul II Will Be Held This Weekend A special vigil to honor the life and pontificate of Pope John Paul II will be held this weekend.
Local Pilgrims Depart For Rome To Witness Late Popes' CanonizationA reported 50 people departed from Los Angeles International Airport Tuesday to en route to Rome to witness the late Pope John Paul II enter sainthood.
Former LA Mayor Recalls His Missed Opportunity To Meet Pope John Paul IIFormer Los Angeles Mayor Richard Riordan recalled Wednesday his missed opportunity to meet Pope John Paul II, who will be canonized later this month.