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DISPENSATION FROM SUNDAY MASS FAQS

WHAT IS A “DISPENSATION”?    It is “the relaxation of a merely ecclesiastical (Church) law in a particular case.”   …

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DIGITAL RESOURCES

As Orange County Catholics self-isolate in the COVID-19 pandemic, many are turning to virtual Bible study groups and online ministries to…

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‘DEFEND US IN BATTLE’

Never have we needed Saint Michael the Archangel more than we do today. So it’s timely that author James Day,…

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OUR BEST EFFORTS

Humans are creatures of ritual and routine. As a result, for many of us, jobs and work are important anchors….

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BACK TO LEARNING

STORY UPDATED SEPT. 3: WATCH SUPERINTENDENT BARISANO’S ANNOUNCEMENT   Original story, published in the Aug. 30 issue of OC Catholic,…

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MUSIC MINISTRY WRITES A NEW SONG

Church choirs everywhere have been told to stop singing. The COVID-19 virus is more easily spread, particularly among choir members,…