July 2006 archive

The Open Door turns 25

In a joyous occasion last week one of our sister houses the Open Door Community in Atlanta Georgia celebrated their 25th birthday. Our very own Jeff Dietrich was there and spoke about the importance of hospitality and toilet cleaning. He also presented them with the Los Angeles Catholic Worker Harsh and Dreadful Award. Happy birthday …

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Wednesday Liturgy With John Dear

Please join us Wednesday evening at 6:00 for mass with radical priest John Dear S.J. Father John is best known for his work against nuclear weapons and the twenty books he has written or edited.  

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Protest at the Kitchen

On Tuesday July 11th the Central City East Association sent a truck, crew, cops and a steam machine along with television and newspaper crews to roust our friends off Gladys St. In front of the Kitchen, a group of community members and friends took the opportunity to blockade the truck. They were immediately surrounded by …

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Summer Photos

Summer is in full swing here in Los Angeles. We’ve had several great speakers and a fun 4th of July party at the house of former summer intern Mary Nalick. We were also delighted to welcome former community member Sheena Tseko, her partner Juan Ramon Prado Bustamante and their soon to be born baby, who …

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Liz McAlister at the LA Catholic Worker

Please Join us for our Wednesday liturgy With Liz McAlister, July 19th at 6:00 PM. Liz is a plowshares activist and co-founder of Jonah House in Baltimore Maryland. For more information call (323) 267-8789  

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David’s Going Away Party Photos

Two weeks ago we had a wonderful goodbye party for David Gardener at Shakey’s Pizza Parlor. Photos of the event can be seen at http://lacatholicworker.org/g/Davids_Going_Away_Party/  

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Richard Rohr at the LACW

Please join us for a talk by Richard Rohr on Monday, July 10th at 10 AM. Father Richard is a Franciscan activist priest, who founded two lay communitys, the New Jerusalem Community in Cincinnati, Ohio and the Center for Action and Contemplation in Albuquerque, New Mexico. He is best known for his books and his …

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