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Archbishop Gomez: Blessed Junipero Serra’s canonization is important for the new evangelization; here’s why

R RLast Updated: February 2nd, 2015Church News, Spiritual Reflections

(CNA/EWTN News)  Although the colonial and missionary period of California’s history is often riddled with bitter memories, Archbishop Jose Gomez of Los Angeles reflected on the life of the missionary Bl. Junipero Serra as a bold witness to the faith. “The historical record confirms what Pope Francis believes: that Blessed Junipero Serra was a man … Read More