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Holy Week 2014 Message

Every Holy Week brings its blessings. This past Palm/Passion Sunday I was blessed to be with our brothers and sisters at Hollywood UMC considering our own lives in the reflection of those who were present on that Passover that led … Read More

Bishop Carcaño’s Sermon From the Ecumenical Prayer Service for Christian Unity (Orange)

Nothing grieves my soul more than to see a child on the immigrant journey. That the child Jesus was forced onto that cruel and inhumane immigrant journey, I know grieves all of our hearts. But as Joseph and Mary are … Read More

Important Message from Bishop Minerva G. Carcaño

Brothers and Sisters,

It has come to my attention that Stephen J. Howard, pastor appointed to Muscoy United Methodist Church has been arrested on suspicion of child molestation.

I have reached out to his family and am working with … Read More

Ecumenical Prayer Service for Christian Unity

Each year, the Roman Catholic Diocese of Orange hosts an annual Ecumenical Prayer Service for Christian Unity.  For 2014, the service will highlight the Roman Catholic and United Methodist communities of faith, with a special emphasis on the dignity of … Read More

Message for Ash Wednesday 2014

Beloved Sisters and Brothers,

Joel 2:1-2, 12-17 Psalm 51:1–17 (UMH 785) 2 Corinthians 5:20b-6:10 Matthew 6:1-6, 16–21

Blessed Ash Wednesday to all of you. As people of Christian faith on this day we begin to journey toward the Resurrection of … Read More

Bishop Carcaño’s February 2014 Reflection

You have heard that it was said, ‘An eye for an eye and a tooth for a tooth.’ But I say to you… Matthew 5:38-48

Brothers and Sisters,

Before the end of this month in which we remind each other … Read More

Bishop Carcaño and Cal-Pac Clergy at Fast for Families Bus Tour Launch

A crowd of women, men and children calling for comprehensive immigration reform marched, on Monday, February 24, 2013, from the Metropolitan Detention Center in Downtown Los Angeles to City Hall to launch the “Fast for Families Across America” bus tour, … Read More

A Letter to the Active and Retired United Methodist Bishops of Africa

Grace and peace to you in the name of Christ Jesus.

In 2012 you and I began a conversation about homosexuality.  This morning as I prayed I felt convicted to write to you and continue that conversation.  With … Read More

Bishop Carcaño Arrested in Civil Disobedience

Bishop Minerva G. Carcaño, Los Angeles Area Resident Bishop, was arrested in front of the White House on President’s Day 2014 with other faith leaders, immigrants and labor leaders in a pray-in to call on the Obama Administration to stop … Read More

Bishop Jack M. Tuell Has Died

Brothers and Sisters,

It is with sadness that I inform you that Bishop Jack M. Tuell died yesterday.

We are thankful for Bishop Tuell’s great leadership and the legacy he leaves with the California-Pacific Conference.  Let us remember to keep … Read More