Oakland Catholic Bishop Robbed At Gunpoint During Afternoon Walk; 'I Was Terrified...Maybe This Is It"'The Catholic Bishop of Oakland was robbed over the weekend at gunpoint as he was on his afternoon walk, saying his rosary, near the Paramount Theater, church officials confirmed on Tuesday.
Funeral Services For 'Father Jay' Matthews, Oakland Cathedral Rector, To Be Held SundayFuneral services for the Very Rev. James V. Matthews II, rector of the Cathedral of Christ the Light in Oakland, will be held on Sunday.
'Father Jay,' Rector of Oakland's Cathedral of Christ the Light, Dies at Age 70The Very Rev. Jay Matthews, the rector of the Cathedral of Christ the Light in Oakland and a fixture in Oakland's Catholic community for three decades, died Saturday night of an apparent heart attack.
Thousands in Oakland Walk in Feast of Our Lady of Guadalupe PilgrimageMore than 3,000 people walked seven miles to Oakland's Cathedral of Christ the Light on Saturday in honor of the Feast of Our Lady of Guadalupe.