Bishop of Monterey to Consecrate Russia & Ukraine to the Immaculate Heart of Mary

MONTEREY – The Most Rev. Daniel E. Garcia, 5th Bishop of Monterey in California, will join Pope Francis in consecrating Russia and Ukraine to the Immaculate Heart of Mary on Friday, 25 March 2022, the Solemnity of the Annunciation of the Lord to the Blessed Virgin Mary. This will take place at 9am at the… Read More Bishop of Monterey to Consecrate Russia & Ukraine to the Immaculate Heart of Mary

Vatican Declares Fr Scott McCarthy’s Removal from Ministry Invalid

MONTEREY – In a memorandum dated 16 September 2021 and addressed to the “Lay Faithful of the Diocese of Monterey”, the Most Rev. Daniel E. Garcia, 5th Bishop of Monterey in California, announced that following an investigation by the Holy See, Rev. Cornelius “Scott” McCarthy‘s 2018 removal from public ministry by the Diocese was invalid.… Read More Vatican Declares Fr Scott McCarthy’s Removal from Ministry Invalid

Allhallowtide

Also known as Hallowtide, Allsaintstide, or the Hallowmas Season, Allhallowtide is the triduum or three days that encompasses the Western Christian observances of All Saints’ Eve (Halloween), All Saints’ Day (All Hallows’), and All Souls’ Day. According to the Oxford English Dictionary (2014), the word Allhallowtide was first used in 1471 and is derived from… Read More Allhallowtide