Archbishop Salvatore J. Cordileone

Peaceful Demonstrations Take a Stand for Right to Worship

Across the country, people of faith are fighting for fairer treatment under COVID-19 limitations. By Elisabeth Deffner, National Catholic Reporter, November 15, 2020 “We have the right to worship as we want to, and we have the right to be inside if we want to. I think we’re being... read more

Justice Department says San Francisco worship restrictions ‘draconian’

CNA Staff, Sep 28, 2020- The U.S. Department of Justice on Sept. 25 warned San Francisco officials that current restrictions on public worship in the city may be unconstitutional, drawing praise from Archbishop Salvatore Cordileone. “Catholics in San Francisco have been patiently suffering... read more

Archbishop Cordileone: San Francisco Mass restrictions ‘mocking God’

By Nicholas Wolfram Smith, Catholic San Francisco, September 21, 2020 More than a thousand Catholics from around the Bay Area gathered Sunday morning in San Francisco for a eucharistic procession to protest the city’s restrictions on religious gatherings. Led by Archbishop Salvatore J.... read more