By Ed Diokno
A Filipino American immigrant was appointed bishop of a U.S. diocese Tuesday indicating the growing diversity of the Catholic American church.
Pope Francis named Bishop Oscar Asarco Solis, an immigrant from the Philippines, to become the bishop of the Salt Lake City diocese, which has been without a … Read more
An Indian born soldier serving in the United States army says she is subjected to anti-Muslim and racial jokes from her fellow soldiers on a regular basis, according to Silicon India.
Sgt 1st Class Naida Hosan is not Muslim, she is Catholic. Yet the harassment did not stop even after she legally changed her name … Read more
Bishop Patrick J. McGrath has announced that St. Patrick’s Proto Cathedral in San Jose, CA will be renamed Our Lady of La Vang to emphasize the church as the personal parish of Vietnamese Americans, reports the Valley Catholic.
The cathedral was destroyed in a fire August 30 and parishioners are now attending church at … Read more