Friday, December 15, 2017
The great crucifix of Mission Santa Clara
Federal judge orders military to accept transgender recruits beginning Jan. 1: Justice Department spokeswoman: "We disagree with the court’s ruling and are currently evaluating the next steps”
San Jose bishop issues Christmas message: Bishop Patrick McGrath: "As 2017 draws to a close, we entrust ourselves and all peoples to the Lord, knowing that He is particularly close to those who continue to seek refuge from 21st Century Herods"
The great crucifix of Mission Santa Clara: Spanish Franciscan Father Magin Catala is buried at the foot of the cross