LACW Admin

Most commented posts

  1. LACW Karan Founds-Benton 1955 – 2018 R.I.P. — 4 comments
  2. Skid Row Art — 4 comments
  3. Bride and Bridesmaids — 3 comments
  4. February 2016 Agitator — 3 comments
  5. Jeff’s Recent Op-Ed Piece In The L.A. Times — 3 comments

Author's posts

Art Laffin – The Risk of the Cross – New Edition

Art Laffin, the founder, and member of the D.C. Catholic Worker, has a new edition of his book, The Risk of the Cross, now available! 144 PAGES •  $16.95 SPIRITUALITY/PEACEMAKING ISBN: 9781627855402 “The Risk of the Cross is an excellent resource for courageous groups and individuals seeking to learn about the danger presented by nuclear weapons, to pray …

Continue reading

Permanent link to this article: http://www.lacatholicworker.org/wp/?p=12322

August 2020 Catholic Agitator

The August 2020 issue of the Catholic Agitator is now online In this issue:  Beliefs and Values by Sarah Fuller Peace in the Garden by Anais Wild Woman, Holy Diamonds by Uzoamaka Maduka Assembly line Eucharist by Jeff Dietrich Committed to Change by Matt Harper Self-Emptying Love by Rev. Larry Holben What we Believe by …

Continue reading

Permanent link to this article: http://www.lacatholicworker.org/wp/?p=12314

Join Us For Wednesday Evening Liturgy – Virtually!

Roman Catholic Womanpriest, Rev. Kathleen Bellefeuille-Rice, will be leading us in an online liturgy via Zoom. We are very fortunate to have this opportunity to come together in prayer as the LACW is quarantining from one another, all of our volunteers, friends, and greater community. Please join us Wednesday, July 15, at 5pm PDT. If …

Continue reading

Permanent link to this article: http://www.lacatholicworker.org/wp/?p=12308

HIPPIE KITCHEN TEMPORARILY CLOSED

Due to concerns over COVID-19 the Hippie Kitchen will be temporarily closed until further notice. We will continue to do mail service only, but will not be providing food or toiletries at this time. Please keep the community of Skid Row in your prayers!

Permanent link to this article: http://www.lacatholicworker.org/wp/?p=12303

June 2020 Catholic Agitator

The June 2020 issue of the Catholic Agitator is now online In this issue: COVID And Its Effect on the LACW by the LACW Community Still Serving, Pandemic or Not by Kaleb Havens Work Update at Hennacy House by Sarah Fuller Margaret Golakoff – R.I.P by Rufo Noriega Stephen Fischer – R.I.P Anointing Skid Row by Jeff Dietrich Hoping For …

Continue reading

Permanent link to this article: http://www.lacatholicworker.org/wp/?p=12295

Stations of the Carceral Cross

Because gatherings have been discouraged to prevent the spread of COVID-19, this year our annual Stations of the Cross was led by one person through downtown Los Angeles and streamed on the Los Angeles Catholic Worker Facebook page.  Matt Harper created and led a Stations of the Cross centered on the imprisonment of thousands in …

Continue reading

Permanent link to this article: http://www.lacatholicworker.org/wp/?p=12290

Unfortunately, We CANNOT Accept NEW Volunteers At This Time

For anyone who has previously volunteered with us, and is familiar with our kitchen, please do consider volunteering – IF you have been healthy for the past two weeks and IF you have not traveled in the past two weeks.

Permanent link to this article: http://www.lacatholicworker.org/wp/?p=12286

“Masking Up To Stop the Coronavirus Is Not So Easy for Many of L.A.’s Homeless Residents”

As all of Los Angeles is being called to wear masks while out in public, the L.A. Times reported on the lack of access that most unhoused people have to the protective gear required in this unusual time. Fortunately, the LACW was able to source a couple thousand masks (and more have been donated to …

Continue reading

Permanent link to this article: http://www.lacatholicworker.org/wp/?p=12282

Stations of the Cross is Happening – Virtually!

Good Friday is the day Jesus was arrested, tried, tortured and executed by the State. Join the L.A. Catholic Worker this Good Friday (April 10th) in calling on all Christians to demand our county take immediate action to save the lives of our incarcerated brothers and sisters before their prison cages become death cells. 3 …

Continue reading

Permanent link to this article: http://www.lacatholicworker.org/wp/?p=12276

Hoping For A New Normal

Our Matt Harper wrote a very good article for L.A. Progressive about the impact of COVID-19 on the Skid Row community, and hopes for a different future for the people of Skid Row. You can read it under this LINK.

Permanent link to this article: http://www.lacatholicworker.org/wp/?p=12273

April 2020 Catholic Agitator – 50 Years of the LACW (Part 2)

The April 2020 issue of the Catholic Agitator is now online. In this edition, we continue to celebrate 50 years of the Los Angeles Catholic Worker (and Catholic Agitator) with Part 2. This issue highlights some great articles and photos from the LACW’s past 25 years, as well as reflections written by current community members. …

Continue reading

Permanent link to this article: http://www.lacatholicworker.org/wp/?p=12260

We Need Easy Food Items to Give Away

We are in need of easy grab and go foods that we can give out as easy takeaway items. If you can, please consider donating: Bottled Water Fruits with Rinds (tangerines, oranges, bananas, lemons, etc.) Healthy Granola Bars Sleeves of Garlic (for adding to our beans)   If you have any of these items to …

Continue reading

Permanent link to this article: http://www.lacatholicworker.org/wp/?p=12258

%d bloggers like this: