Category: Community News

Pertains directly to activities and events of the LACW community .

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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Summer Interns

  Summer is here! And with it came our new interns, (from left to right) Francesca Apper, from our sister house in Fresno, Christine Haider from Earlham College in Richmond Indiana, Allison McGillivray from the University of Portland, Sophie Goldstein one of our longtime and loyal volunteers and Caryn Moore from the University of Notre …

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Better Late than never::=June Agitator

We should be turning in the June issue of the Agitator to the printers tomorrow. In this issue: Life & Community in Christ by Bill Wylie-Kellermann Hospitality Under Siege by Julia Occhiogrosso (Las Vegas CW) Reflections from our Pre-Summer Interns: Tiffany Au, Ed Pilolla and Chris Ronney Book Review: Peter Maurin: Apostle to the World …

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Goodbye David

Yesterday we said goodbye to David Gardener after four great years. His technical expertise, sense of humor and exellent beans will be greatly missed. Good luck on all your adventures David!  

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We have Four New People Visiting us

Over the last month or so we have been very pleased and excited to welcome to the LACW our pre-summer program visitors. Tiffany Au is visiting us as part of an internship program through her school Grinnell College. Chris Rooney is visiting us from Vancouver, Canada where he volunteers and works on their newspaper the …

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Father Greg Boyle at LACW June 28th

Please join us for our Wednesday night liturgy June 28 at 6PM. Father Greg Boyle is 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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Vandenberg Photos

  Last Saturday the Los Angeles Catholic Worker joined several others at the front gate of Vandenberg Air Force Base. The turnout was excellent, and we were joined by several articulate speakers. Photos of the event can be seen at: http://lacatholicworker.org/g/vandenberg-05-06/  

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May 2006 Agitator is Here

The new issue of the Agitator is here, and with any luck it should be back from the printers and in the mail by the end of next week. In this issue: Renaissance or Resurrection, The Struggle For Downtown Renewal by Jeff Dietrich Tom Fox, RIP by Ched Myers Immigrants Make History by Donald Nollar …

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Thousands March in Los Angeles

  Several members of the Los Angeles Catholic Worker joined the thousands who marched down Broadway to city hall in support of immigrant rights, and oposition to any proposed anti-immigrant legislation. I was able to climb on top of a newspaper vending maching and was able to take a few photos of the massive crowd. …

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Seder 2006 Photos

Today was one of our best Seder celebrations ever. Several of our friends, volunteers and workers from other Catholic Worker Communities showed up to help make it a blast. Special thanks go out to Mike Wisniewski for taking photos of the event, which can be viewed at: http://lacatholicworker.org/g/Seder_2006/  

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