Cardinal Marx reportedly to speak to Pope Francis on intercommunion handout

Published:  Wednesday, April 18, 2018, 11:01 PM

Munich, Germany, Apr 19, 2018 / 01:01 pm (EWTN News/CNA).- The German bishops' conference has denied reports that the Congregation for the Doctrine of the Faith has rejected its planned proposal to publish guidelines permitting non-Catholic spouses of Catholics to receive the Eucharist in some limited circumstances.

In Haiti, Catholic Relief Services builds hospital to last

Published:  Thursday, April 19, 2018, 2:02 AM

Port au Prince, Haiti, Apr 19, 2018 / 04:02 am (EWTN News/CNA).- The tremor lasted less than a minute. Dr. Jude Banatte's car was shaking, and then it was not.

Buffer zones and abortion clinics: why this English bishop is concerned

Published:  Wednesday, April 18, 2018, 2:24 AM

Portsmouth, England, Apr 18, 2018 / 04:24 pm (EWTN News/CNA).- After a London borough passed an ordinance earlier this month establishing a buffer zone around a local abortion clinic, Bishop Philip Egan of Portsmouth said he was concerned by the unjust measure.

Irish archbishop: Christian vision of family is attainable

Published:  Wednesday, April 18, 2018, 10:53 AM

Rome, Italy, Apr 18, 2018 / 12:53 pm (EWTN News/CNA).- One of the leading organizers of this year's World Meeting of Families has said the gathering aims to show the world that living the Christian ideal of marriage and family life is not impossible, but is something realistic that can be attained.

Australian nun briefly detained in Philippines for political activism

Published:  Tuesday, April 17, 2018, 6:02 AM

Manila, Philippines, Apr 17, 2018 / 08:02 pm (EWTN News/CNA).- An Australian nun was arrested and briefly detained earlier this week in the Philippines as the government cracks down on foreign human rights activists in the country.

Cardinal Pell's lawyer argues no grounds for trial as hearing ends

Published:  Tuesday, April 17, 2018, 1:47 AM

Melbourne, Australia, Apr 17, 2018 / 03:47 pm (EWTN News/CNA).- As Cardinal George Pell's pre-trial hearing closes, his lawyer told an Australian court Tuesday that the charges being brought against the cardinal is based on false accusations.

English bishop calls for 'new forms of witness' by the People of Life

Published:  Monday, April 16, 2018, 3:56 AM

Portsmouth, England, Apr 16, 2018 / 05:56 pm (EWTN News/CNA).- Bishop Philip Egan of Portsmouth has encouraged Catholics, as the "people of life", to be positive and confident in sharing the good news of life.

Christian leaders in Guernsey: Provide care for the vulnerable, not assisted suicide

Published:  Monday, April 16, 2018, 1:58 AM

Saint Peter Port, Guernsey, Apr 16, 2018 / 03:58 pm (EWTN News/CNA).- Christian leaders on the Channel Island of Guernsey have united to author an open letter opposing assisted suicide legislation which will be debated in the coming months.

Benedict XVI celebrates 91st birthday with his brother

Published:  Monday, April 16, 2018, 9:25 AM

Rome, Italy, Apr 16, 2018 / 11:25 am (EWTN News/CNA).- Benedict XVI turned 91 on Monday, celebrating "with his brother Georg in a calm and familiar climate," according to a Vatican statement.

Syrian patriarchs condemn 'unjust aggression' of Friday allied airstrikes, ask for prayers

Published:  Sunday, April 15, 2018, 1:12 AM

Damascus, Syria, Apr 15, 2018 / 03:12 pm (EWTN News/CNA).- The airstrikes carried out by the United States, the United Kingdom and France against Syria on Friday constituted "unjust" and "brutal" aggression, the patriarchs of the major Christian Churches in Syria have said in a joint statement.

Peaceful protests outside hospital to support Alfie Evans' parents

Published:  Saturday, April 14, 2018, 5:01 AM

Liverpool, England, Apr 14, 2018 / 07:01 am (EWTN News/CNA).- Amid a tense battle over medical care for gravely ill toddler Alfie Evans, hundreds of protestors crowded outside Alder Hey Children's Hospital this week in support of the child and his parents.

How hospitals are targeted in the Syrian civil war

Published:  Friday, April 13, 2018, 6:00 AM

Washington D.C., Apr 13, 2018 / 08:00 pm (EWTN News/CNA).- Hospitals have become military targets in Syria, making it difficult to provide aid to victims of the country's civil war, according to leaders of NGO and human rights groups working in the region.

Legion of Christ reiterates commitment to Maciel's victims

Published:  Friday, April 13, 2018, 12:20 AM

Rome, Italy, Apr 13, 2018 / 02:20 pm (EWTN News/CNA).- The Legion of Christ has issued a renewed apology for abuses committed by the institute's founder, and pledged to reach out to victims individually to respond to requests for compensation. 

Scottish bishop: BBC video exemplifies anti-Catholic prejudice

Published:  Friday, April 13, 2018, 9:52 AM

Paisley, Scotland, Apr 13, 2018 / 11:52 am (EWTN News/CNA).- Bishop John Keenan of Paisley has criticized a video on homophobia posted by BBC Scotland in which the Eucharist is parodied, being said to "taste like cardboard" and "smell like hate."

To save Christian teen from Boko Haram, Nigerian president promises quiet action

Published:  Thursday, April 12, 2018, 8:00 AM

Abuja, Nigeria, Apr 12, 2018 / 10:00 pm (EWTN News/CNA).- With 15-year-old Leah Sharibu still in captivity under the Islamic extremist group Boko Haram for not renouncing her Christian faith, Nigeria's president has said efforts to save her are underway, but must be discreet.

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Our Lady of Perpetual Help Catholic Church sits in the heart of Clovis, California, on Ninth and DeWitt streets.

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7:30am & 5:30pm (Vigil)

6:30am, 8:00am (Español), 9:30am, 11:00am, 12:30pm, 4:00pm (Korean), & 5:30pm

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Every Saturday of the month
4:00pm ~ 5:00pm

First Saturday of the month
11:00am ~ 12:00 noon
AND 4:00pm ~ 5:00pm

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