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Bishop Carcaño Delivers Keynote Address at CLUE-LA’s 2014 11th Annual Giants of Justice Breakfast

The following is a transcript of Bishop Carcaño’s address delivered on May 22, 2014 at CLUE-LA’s Giants of Justice 2014 Breakfast

May 22, 2014

Good morning friends. What a joy it is to start this day with all of … Read More

Mother’s Day 2014 Message

Mark 7:25-30

Dear Sisters,

On this Mother’s Day I pray that all the women among us will be blessed.  Some of us may have children we birthed biologically, some of us may not.  I believe, though, that all of us … Read More

Call to Prayer: Tornadoes and Deadly Weather

Resident Bishop Minerva G. Carcaño is calling to prayer the California-Pacific Annual Conference of The United Methodist Church for the victims of recent deadly weather throughout the Midwest and South of The United States.

United Methodists and United Methodist Church … Read More

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