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									  Pastoral Staff/Parish Directory
  Fred Balak, Director, Crypt Mausoleum
  Eileen Bonaduce, Business Manager
  Frank Brownstead, Director of Music
  Deacon Gus Catipon, Director of Cathedral Outreach
  Margaret Chirivella, Volunteer/Tour Coordinator
  Lydia Henley, Director Annual Giving
  Isabel Loriente, Gift Shop Merchandise Manager
  Bea Martinez, Coordinator, Children’s Tour
  Ramiro Montes, Facilities Manager
  Cecilia Mora, Wedding Coordinator
  Gabriela Esparza-Reitzell, Director of Liturgy
  Samuel S. Soria, Cathedral Organist
  Michelle Youssef, Director of Faith Formation
                                                                                   Cathedral Outreach Ministries
                                                                                   The Outreach Office is located on the corner of Temple and Hill
Sacraments and Special Services                                                    Streets and is open Monday–Friday, 8:30am-12:00pm.
Reconciliation: Monday–Friday, 11:00am-12:00pm                                     For more information or to donate, please call (213) 680-5231.
Please call the Parish Office at (213) 680-5200 regarding Mass Cards,
Anointing of the Sick and Funerals.                                                Cathedral Crypt Mausoleum
Please contact the Cathedral Pastor in writing regarding Weddings and              The Crypt Mausoleum is located on the lower level of the Cathedral.
Baptisms. Wedding dates must be reserved at least six months in advance.           For information about interment, please call (213) 680-5226 or
For more information, visit our website:                     email

Volunteer Opportunities at the Cathedral                                           Galero Grill
For information, visit our website:                          Operated by Levy Restaurants, The Galero Grill offers breakfast
                                                                                   and lunch—and features Starbucks coffee.

The Cathedral Gift Shop                                                            Hours: Monday–Friday: 7:00am-4:00pm , Sunday: 7:00am-
The Gift Shop features a large selection of religious and inspirational gifts,     4:00pm. Please visit our website for extended special event hours:
including our signature Cathedral Wine and Olive Oil, and more…          
Shop online at:, or phone (213) 680-5277.
Store Hours: Monday–Friday: 9:00am-4:30pm                                          Levy Restaurants at the Cathedral Conference Center
Saturday: 10:00am-5:30pm; Sunday: 9:00am-5:30pm.                                   From small meetings to large gala’s and weddings, box lunches to
Hours extended to 5:00pm during daylight savings time. Please check                multiple course dinners, the Levy Team is on hand to assist with all
our website for extended special event hours:                your catering needs. For additional information, please call
                                                                                   (213) 680-5271. Visit our website at
Cathedral Tours
Tours are free and available Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and
                                                                                   Parking at the Cathedral
Friday at 1:00pm., and Wednesday at 1:15pm. Meet on the lower
                                                                                   Entrances on both Hill and Temple Streets.
plaza near the fountain. To schedule special organized group tours (for
                                                                                   Monday–Friday: 90 min. free validated parking with Mass
10 or more), please call (213) 680-5215.
Music at the Cathedral                                                             Hours of Operation: Monday–Friday: 6:00am-9:00pm
Sunday 10:00am Mass features the Cathedral Choir; Sunday 12:30pm                   Saturday: 8:00am-9:00pm; Sunday: 7:00am-8:00pm.
Spanish Mass features the El Coro de la Catedrál. Free Organ Recitals              Parking Rates: Saturday $5.00 flat fee; Sunday: 3-hours free with
every Wednesday at 12:45pm. If you are interested in joining one of                Mass attendance. $5.00 flat fee after 1:30pm.; Special Event
the choirs, or for further information please call (213) 680-5205.                 Parking $10.00.
Cathedral Concert Series information:

 The Cathedral floor is graced with over 60,000 paving stones—each laid by hand. Celebrate births, baptisms, confirmations, birthdays, weddings,
 anniversaries or honor the memory of someone special. Information about this unique program is available throughout the Cathedral at the visitor’s
 tables or at the Information Booth located on the Lower Plaza. To dedicate a paving stone or for more information, please call (213) 680-5219.

 This exclusive membership organization of Cathedral donors helps to ensure that the Cathedral continues to thrive and grow in providing
 pastoral care, educational programming and outreach ministries for the community.
 Membership benefits include a Cathedral Gift Shop discount; parking pass; annual recognition on the Cathedral Associates’ Donor Wall; a members-
 only Mass and reception in the Residence; exclusive Lenten and Advent Liturgical Retreats with the Cathedral Pastor; reserved seating at select holiday
 liturgies; and more. To join or for additional information, please call (213) 680-5219.
                                                                                                                     April 2011
                                                                                                                  555 West Temple St.
                                                                                                                 Los Angeles, CA 90012

                                                                                               Free on Wednesdays
                 APRIL LITURGICAL EVENTS                                           Organ Recitals and Demonstrations for April
                (Including Holy Week and Easter)
                                                                          Apr 6th     12:45 pm         Recital          Ray Urwin
                                                                          Apr 13th    12:45 pm         Demonstration    Samuel Soria
Apr 1st    11:30 am Stations of the Cross (St. Vibiana Chapel)            Apr 20th    12:45 pm         Recital          Andrea Anderson
Apr 2nd 10:00 am Lenten Penance Service                                   Apr 27th    12:45 pm         Recital          Namhee Han
Apr 3rd Catholic Relief Services Collection/Church in Latin                For more information contact Samuel Soria, Cathedral Organist:
Apr 10th Life and Dignity Sunday
Apr 8th 11:30 am Stations of the Cross (St. Vibiana Chapel)
Apr 15th 11:30 am Stations of the Cross (St. Vibiana Chapel)                                NIGHTS OF DISCIPLESHIP
Apr 17th   8:00 am Palm Sunday Mass                                                     WHO: Single Young Adults (18 to 39)
         10:00 am Palm Sunday Mass                                                        WHEN: 3rd Tuesday of the month
         12:30 pm Domingo de Ramos (Spanish)                                            WHERE: Cathedral Conference Center
Apr 18th 7:00 pm Chrism Mass/Blessing of Holy Oils                                            TIME: 7:30pm – 9:00pm
Apr 21st No regular morning or Noon Mass on Holy Thursday                              UPCOMING DATES: Apr 19, May 17
           7:00 am Morning Prayer                                          For information, contact: Fr. Francis Mendoza. at (213) 680-5200
                                                                               or send an e-mail to
           7:00 pm Mass of the Lord’s Supper
Apr 22nd   7:00 am Morning Prayer
                                                                                     Preparing for the change in the Roman Missal:
         Holy Land Collection at all Services
         12:00 pm Celebration of the Lord’s Passion                       The text of the Roman Missal will be changing beginning in
           3:00 pm Celebration of the Lord’s Passion                      Advent of this year. To help us prepare for this transition, the
           7:00 pm Celebración de la Pasión del Señor                     Cathedral is offering the following programs:
Apr 23rd   9:00 am Morning Prayer
           8:00 pm The Easter Vigil                                       1.   UNDERSTANDING THE REVISED MASS TEXTS
                                                                               This in-depth series will be offered Monday evenings May 2
Apr 24th   8:00 am Easter Sunday Mass
                                                                               through June 20 from 7:00pm-8:30pm. The enrollment fee is
         10:00 am Easter Sunday mass                                           $20.00. Secured Cathedral parking is $5.00 each class. For
         12:30 pm Domingo de Pascua (Spanish)                                  information, please contact the Cathedral Liturgy Department at
           2:30 pm Easter Sunday Mass (Bilingual)                              213-680-5207 or

                                                                          2.   BRIEF OVERVIEWS
                                                                               Brief summary talks will be presented after the 7:00 am Mass
                                                                               and the 12:10 pm Mass on Tuesday April 5th and Tuesday
                                                                               April 12th. The talks will take place in the Cathedral
                                                                               Conference Center. (No charge; all are welcome.)

                                                                          We encourage all to take the time to become familiar with the up-
                        Lenten Reminders                                  coming changes and the history and reasoning surrounding them.
 When you fast, anoint your head and wash your face, so that you may
not appear to be fasting, except to your Father who is hidden. And your   Stay Connected to your Cathedral!
       Father who sees what is hidden will repay you. Mt. 6:18            Visit the Cathedral website ( to find great
Fridays during Lent are days of abstinence. Ash Wednesday and Good        information on the Cathedral. From the history to the latest events,
Friday are days of fast and abstinence.                                   it is all there for you to explore. Want to hear Archbishop Gomez
                                                                          preach but are unable to attend his Mass at the Cathedral? Visit the
What does it mean to fast? According to Canon Law, the law of             website for the recording and text of his homily.
fasting allows only one full meal and two small meals a day.
What does it mean to abstain from meat? According to Canon Law,           Did you know you can also stay connected to the Cathedral on
the law of abstinence forbids the use of meat. Roman Catholics who are    Facebook? Join over 1000 Angelenos and sign
14 years of age and older are bound to abstain from meat. Disabled or     up to our Facebook page to have access to the
feeble, pregnant nursing mothers are exempt.                              latest event information and exclusive content!
Why should we fast? The earliest and most often cited purpose of          Visit us at
fasting is penance-that is, atonement for sin. Through fasting we         For those who prefer twitter, follow us at
humble ourselves before God – setting aside that which sustains us
and gives us pleasure – and turn ourselves toward our merciful Lord.
                                                                                           CATHEDRAL ART UPDATE
                                                                         Throughout history, the Catholic Church and the Arts have had a
The New American Bible, revised edition (NABRE) has arrived.             relationship; indeed, the Church has been a strong patron of the
Approved by the United States Conference of Catholic Bishops             arts, supporting and encouraging artists in their creative works.
(USCCB), this new translation takes into account the discovery of        The Cathedral of Our Lady of the Angels is pleased to present two
new, and better, ancient manuscripts, translating as                     new exhibits this month:
accurately as possible, and rendering the result in                      “The Passion of Our Lord” - Lalo Garcia
good contemporary English.
                                                                         Located in the South Ambulatory, this exhibit by renowned artist,
Complete, after nearly 20 years of work by a group                       Lalo Garcia, presents paintings inspired by our Lord’s Passion,
of nearly 100 scholars and theologians, including                        Death and Resurrection.
translators, editors, and a subcommittee of Catholic                     Art of the Easter Season - Student Exhibition
bishops, this brand new edition debuted Ash
Wednesday at the Cathedral Gift Shop and is                              The Cathedral is pleased to present a Juried Art Exhibit from high
available now.                                                           school students from Loyola and Immaculate Heart High Schools.
                                                                         The exhibit will open April 10th and run through May 31, 2011.
                                                                         The twenty award winning art pieces were inspired by the Easter
                Levy Restaurants - Center at Cathedral Plaza             Season. We are hopeful that this event will become an annual
                      Celebrate your Wedding with us!                    exhibit at the Cathedral. The exhibit will be located in the North
                                                                         Ambulatory of the Cathedral.
              While your wedding band plays we ask your taste
 buds to dance! Our wedding packages are designed to provide a
 simple method to assemble the perfect menu for your special day.        TOGETHER IN MISSION 2011
  You may select from a variety of food and beverage options to
 create the perfect package that best suits your needs and palate.
                                                                                               As we heard at Mass, Together in Mission
                No dream is unanswered at the Center.                                          provides substantial financial support to 35
                          (213) 680-5271                                                       parishes and 53 schools in our Archdiocese.
                                                            These struggling parishes and schools
                                                                                               provide education, ministry and a Catholic
 As the disaster in Japan continues to unfold, the world's                                     presence for tens of thousands of our sisters
 Catholics offer prayers and help.                                                             and brothers. This is the single most
                                                                                               important appeal in which we participate here
 The Cathedral community has joined together in prayer on behalf                               in the Archdiocese of Los Angeles.
 of the victims of the catastrophic earthquake and tsunami in Japan.
                                                                         If you have returned your pledge envelope, we thank you. If you
 A photo display and special donation box can be found in the            have not yet done so, please prayerfully review the materials and
 South Ambulatory of the Cathedral. All funds are being sent to          make a pledge today. God bless you.
 Catholic Relief Services (CRS), the official international
 humanitarian agency of the U.S. Catholic Church. Other ways to                        PALLIUM PILGRIMAGE TO ROME
 donate: call 1-877-HELP-CRS, donate online at or
 send a check to Catholic                                                You are invited to join Archbishop José H. Gomez as he receives the
 Relief Services, P.O. Box                                               Pallium from Pope Benedict XVI in Rome, Italy – June 25-July 2, 2011.
 17090, Baltimore, MD 21203-                                             The Pilgrimage includes Assisi, Rome, and much more.
 7090. In the memo portion of                                            Cardinal Roger Mahony and Archbishop José Gomez will join the group
 your check, please write:                                               for daily Mass and sightseeing. Prices begin at $2,999.
 Japan Tsunami.
                                                                         For more information, contact: Judy Brooks at the
DID YOU KNOW…                                                            Office of Special Services – (213) 637-7636. Travel
                                                                         arrangements provided by Catholic Travel Centre in
Keeping Kids Safe After School                                           Burbank. Download a brochure and registration form
You can help keep your children safe by knowing where they spend         at:
their time after school. Get to know the adults who show up at the
various locations in the community where children gather and where
they play together. Be wary of any adult who seems more interested           LAID TO REST IN OUR CATHEDRAL MAUSOLEUM
in creating a relationship with a child than with other adults. Pay                             IN FEBRUARY 2011
attention when an adult seems to single out a child for a relationship
or for special attention. Warning signs include treats, gifts,                      Carlo Manalo Santiago     Jose Baraquet Nijme
vacations, or other special favors offered only to one                             Yong Choul Kim       Dr. Doyce Blackman Nunis
specific child.
                                                                              May their souls, and the souls of all the faithful departed,
                                                                                      through the mercy of God, rest in peace.
For more information, please call the Archdiocesan Safe-
guard the Children office: (213) 637-7227.
Personal Pastoral/Directorio Parroquial
                                                                                          Música en la Catedral
                                                                                          Coros: Nuestros coros de la Catedral participan en las misas de los Domingos,
Fred Balak, Director del Mausoleo Cripta                                                  con el ‘Cathedral Choir’ en la misa de 10:00am en Ingles, y el Coro de la
Eileen Bonaduce, Gerente de Negocios                                                      Catedral en la misa de las 12:30pm, en Español. Si usted está interesado en ser
Frank Brownstead, Director de Música                                                      parte de uno de los coros, o si desea más información, por favor llame al
Deacon Gus Catipon, Director de Servicios Communitarios                                   (213) 680-5205.
Margaret Chirivella, Coordinadora de Voluntarios/Excursiónes
Lydia Henley, Directora de Donaciones Anuales                                             Recitales/Conciertos: La Catedral ofrece recitales de órgano cada miércoles a
                                                                                          las 12:45pm. Para información sobre conciertos, o eventos especiales musicales,
Isabel Loriente, Gerente de Mercancia, Giftstore                                          visite nuestra página de internet,
Bea Martinez, Coordinadora de Excursiónes par Niños
Ramiro Montes, Gerente de las Instalaciones                                               Ministerio de Asistencia
Cecilia Mora, Coordinadora de Bodas                                                       La oficina de Asistencia está ubicada en la esquina de las calles Temple y Hill.
Gabriela Esparza-Reitzell, Directora de Liturgia                                          La oficina está abierta de Lunes a Viernes, de 9:00am-12:00pm y de 1:00pm-
Samuel S. Soria, Organista de la Catedral                                                 3:00pm. Para más información o para hacer donaciones, por favor llame al
                                                                                          (213) 680-5231.
Michelle Youssef, Directora de Formacion de Fe
                                                                                          Mausoleo Cripta de la Catedral
                                                                                          El Mausoleo Cripta está ubicado en la planta baja de la Catedral.
Sacramentos y Servicios Especiales                                                        Para información sobre entierros, por favor llame al (213) 680-5226
Reconciliación: Lunes a Viernes, de 11:00am-12:00pm
Bodas/Bautizos: Por favor comuníquese con nuestro Pastor en escrito                       Galero Grill
con respecto a bodas y bautizos. Las fechas para bodas se tienen que                      Operado por el Restaurante Levy, el Galero Grill ofrece desayuno y
reservar por lo menos con seis meses de anticipación.                                     almuerzo y café Starbucks.
                                                                                          Horario: Lunes a Viernes de 7:00am a 4:00pm
Servicios Especiales: Por favor llame a la oficina de la parroquia al                     Sábado: 9:00am-4:00pm;
(213) 680-5200 para tarjetas de misa, ungimiento de los enfermos y                        Domingo: 7:00am-4:00pm
funerales.                                                                                Visite nuestra página de red para información sobre horarios prolonga-dos para
                                                                                          eventos especiales:
Oportunidades para Voluntarios en la Catedral
Para servir en la Catedral como voluntario, por favor llame al                            Los Restaurantes Levy en el Centro de Conferecias de la Catedral
(213) 680-5215.                                                                           Operado por el Restaurante Levy, nuestro centro de conferencias ofrece salones
                                                                                          elegantes para todo tipo de evento. Nuestros salones acomodan banquetes,
Giftstore / Tienda de Regalos                                                             reuniones, conferencias para grupos grandes y pequeños.
Nuestra tienda ofrece una gran selección de regalos religiosos, de                        Para reservar y más información, por favor llame al (213) 680-5273. Visite
inspiración y de colección, incluyendo aceite de oliva y vino de                          la página web para ver los horarios de eventos
nuestra propia marca y más…                                                               especiales.
Horario: Lunes a Viernes de 9:00am a 4:30pm
Sábado de 10:00am a 5:30pm; Domingo de 9:00am a 5:30pm
Horario prolongado hasta las 5:00pm durante las horas de verano.                          Estacionamiento en la Catedral
Internet: Para horarios prolongados, información sobre eventos                            Las entradas al garaje del estacionamiento están ubicadas en las callesHill
especiales, ó para comprar, visite nuestra tienda en la red.                              y Temple.                                                                 Horas hábiles: Lunes a Viernes de 6:00am-9:00pm;Sábados de 8:00am-
                                                                                          9:00pm; Domingos de 7:00am-8:00pm.
Visitas a la Catedral                                                                     Validación para misas selectas: Lunes a Viernes: Al asistir a la misa,el es-
Las visitas a la Catedral, ‘tours’, son gratis y están disponibles a la                   tacionamiento con validación es gratis por 90 minutos.Domingos: 3 horas
comunidad de Lunes a Viernes a la 1:00 p.m. y los Miércoles a la                          gratis al asistir a la misa.
1:15 pm. Para programar una visita organisada especial, por favor                         Tarifa de estacionamiento: Lunes a Viernes: $3/15min, con tarifa fija de $8
llame al (213) 680-5215.                                                                  despúes de las 4pm; Sábados: $5 tarifa fija; Domingos: $5 tarifa fijadespués de
                                                                                          las 1:30pm. Estacionamiento eventos especiales: $10.

 Un Regalo Único y Especial: DEDIQUE UNA LOSA EN LA CATEDRAL
 Más de 60,000 losas adornan el piso de la Catedral-cada una colocada a mano. Celebre nacimientos, bautizos, confirmaciones, cumpleaños, aniversarios o honre la
 memoria de alguien especial. La información sobre este programa único se encuentra disponible por toda la Catedral ya sea en la mesa de información para el visitante o en
 el puesto de información ubicado en el primer piso de la Plaza. Para dedicar una losa o para más información, por favor llame al (213) 680-5219.

 Al convertirse en socio de esta organización exclusiva de donantes de la Catedral ayuda a asegurar que la Catedral continúe prosperando y creciendo al
 proporcionar atención pastoral, programas educativos y ministerios de alcance exterior para la comunidad.
 Los beneficios de ser socio incluyen: un descuento en la Tienda de Regalos, un permiso para el estacionamiento, un reconocimiento anual en el muro de los socios donantes
 de la Catedral, una misa para solamente socios, una recepción en la Residencia, retiros cuaresmales y de advenimiento litúrgico con el pastor de la Catedral, asientos
 reservados durante liturgias festivas selectas y más. Para hacerse socio o para más información, por favor llame (213) 680-5219.
 Photography: Cover (clockwise from top:) Brianne Sanada, Rich Villacorta, John Nava

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