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August 1, 1993 | JOHN DART, TIMES STAFF WRITER
It is hard for any religious group--Christian or non-Christian--to build a new house of worship in the well-populated San Fernando Valley without neighbors objecting to the prospect of increased traffic and noise. But what are the chances of a religious group whose men often wear turbans and long beards, converse in a foreign tongue and who, tradition has it, carry a small sword tucked away in their garb?
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September 11, 1999 | MARGARET RAMIREZ
A unique replica of the image of Our Lady of Guadalupe will arrive at Union Station in Los Angeles on Tuesday and continue on a journey throughout the three-county archdiocese of Los Angeles. The Guadalupe image, an object of devotion among Mexican immigrants, will be featured Dec. 11 at the Los Angeles Memorial Sports Arena, where a Mass will be celebrated to honor the Feast of Our Lady of Guadalupe. The Most Rev.
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September 4, 1999 | TERESA WATANABE
Southern California Jews next week usher in their 10-day season of moral contemplation, penitence and forgiveness as they observe the start of the Jewish New Year and the High Holy Days of Rosh Hashana and Yom Kippur. Rosh Hashana begins Friday at sundown with the blowing of the ram's horn, known as a shofar. The horn is meant to awaken people to their hurtful actions of the past year and call them to penitence.
CALIFORNIA | LOCAL
September 4, 1999 | TERESA WATANABE
Southern California Jews next week usher in their 10-day season of moral contemplation, penitence and forgiveness as they observe the start of the Jewish New Year and the High Holy Days of Rosh Hashana and Yom Kippur. Rosh Hashana begins Friday at sundown with the blowing of the ram's horn, known as a shofar. The horn is meant to awaken people to their hurtful actions of the past year and call them to penitence.
CALIFORNIA | LOCAL
September 11, 1999 | MARGARET RAMIREZ
A unique replica of the image of Our Lady of Guadalupe will arrive at Union Station in Los Angeles on Tuesday and continue on a journey throughout the three-county archdiocese of Los Angeles. The Guadalupe image, an object of devotion among Mexican immigrants, will be featured Dec. 11 at the Los Angeles Memorial Sports Arena, where a Mass will be celebrated to honor the Feast of Our Lady of Guadalupe. The Most Rev.
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November 26, 1996 | MARY ROURKE, TIMES STAFF WRITER
You don't have to be single, attractive and unattached to be a member. Let's just say that if you are, you won't be alone at the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints on Ohio Avenue in Los Angeles. It is a Mormon ward--the equivalent of a congregation--for the young and unmarried. Any unwed Mormon age 22 to 33 can join this variation on the typical family-based congregation.
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November 26, 1996 | MARY ROURKE, TIMES STAFF WRITER
You don't have to be single, attractive and unattached to be a member. Let's just say that if you are, you won't be alone at the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints on Ohio Avenue in Los Angeles. It is a Mormon ward--the equivalent of a congregation--for the young and unmarried. Any unwed Mormon age 22 to 33 can join this variation on the typical family-based congregation.
CALIFORNIA | LOCAL
August 1, 1993 | JOHN DART, TIMES STAFF WRITER
It is hard for any religious group--Christian or non-Christian--to build a new house of worship in the well-populated San Fernando Valley without neighbors objecting to the prospect of increased traffic and noise. But what are the chances of a religious group whose men often wear turbans and long beards, converse in a foreign tongue and who, tradition has it, carry a small sword tucked away in their garb?
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