Christmas is one of the few times each year that there is an abundance of meals being served to the homeless on Skid Row. We at the LACW are taking this oportunity, and will be closed on both Christmas Eve and Christmas Day. We will resume our regular schedule on Tuesday the 27th.
Category: Community News
Pertains directly to activities and events of the LACW community .
Dec 17 2005
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Dec 04 2005
The December issue of the Catholic Agitator is here! It should be in the mail by this Wednesday, but you never know how long the post office will take during the Christmas season. It can be read online by clicking: Catholic Agitator, December 2005.
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Nov 24 2005
Atlanta-2005/ I just recently returned from visiting the Open Door Community, on my way to attend the annual SOA Protest at the gates of Fort Benning, Georgia. I was greeted with an over-flowing of love and hospitality so emblematic of Catholic Worker Communities. Atlanta-2005/Hardwick/ What struck me the most was that during my short five …
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Nov 23 2005
LACW community member, David Gardner, while visiting the Open Door Community in Atlanta, joined their protest action outside of Atlanta’s new $280 million aquarium. A local reporter was on hand and interviewed him and the qoute ended up in the local paper, The Atlanta Journal-Constitution. The article can be read online here, although he remembers …
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Nov 10 2005
On the night of November 5th, several of us at the Los Angeles Catholic Worker were pleased to attend Alverno High School’s rendition of A Midsummer Night’s Dream staring one of our youngest volunteers, Sophie Goldstein, as Puck. It was a great production using the original script with modern stage/costumes. Appearing in the photo from …
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Nov 10 2005
We are happy to welcome the two most recent additions to our community, Christian Belt and Sarah Grab. Both are from Germany, and are enrolled in a six month community service program in the United States sponsored by The International Fellowship of Reconciliation. While Sarah was placed at our community, Christian is currently on loan …
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Nov 07 2005
Friday, December 2, 7p.m. @ The Chapel, Mt. St. Mary’s Doheny Campus. Please join the LACW and others for the Annual Memorial for the Martyrs, held on the date of the murder of the four North American women in El Salvador twenty-five years ago. For more information please call (626) 345-1666.
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Nov 04 2005
Wednesday, November 23, 6 p.m. @ The Los Angeles Catholic Worker Please join us for a Thanksgiving vigil mass with Fr. Greg Boyle, the prophetic minister of hope and healing in the barrio and founder of Homeboy Industries. For more information, please call (323) 267-8789.
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Oct 30 2005
Just dropped off the new issue of the Catholic Agitator the other day at the printers and hope to have them mailed out by next week. It can also be read online by clicking: Catholic Agitator, November 2005.
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Oct 30 2005
dia-de-los-muertos/ For several years while Manuel lived with us at the Los Angeles Catholic Worker, he would construct a Dia de los Muertos (Day of the Dead) altar for us. Manuel, an artist and a native of Mexico put a lot of time, energy and creativity into it. This last year he, along with Jorge …
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Oct 16 2005
vandenberg-10-05/ The photos taken at last week’s vigil at Vandenberg Air Force Base are now online and available at http://lacatholicworker.org/g/vandenberg-10-05. More information about future peace demonstrations at Vandenberg AFB can be found at the Vandenberg Peace Legal Defense Fund website at: http://www.vpeaceldf.org/
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Sep 19 2005
retreat05/ Last weekend the Los Angeles Catholic Worker was joined with our Sister Houses for our annual Sister House Retreat. This year we had Dee Dee Risher and Will O’Brien the former editors of The Other Side magazine. For those who are interested I posted some of the photos taken that weekend. http://lacatholicworker.org/g/retreat05
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