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EPISODE#139
OC CATHOLIC RADIO: GUEST IS MONSIGNOR STEPHEN DOKTORCZYK

Host Rick Howick interviews guests on a variety of topics. On this week’s program, Rick welcomes the newly-appointed Vicar-General for the Diocese of Orange, Msgr. Stephen Doktorczyk. Tune in for this fascinating conversation as we hear about his transformation as a manager at Vons grocery store to becoming a Catholic priest.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Originally broadcast on 4/28/18

Steven Sallot

Age: 60

Years in the priesthood:    35

Hometown: Santa Ana

Favorite pastime:

“Attempting to be as good a mechanic and fixer of things as my father was.”

 Favorite book: “The Brothers Karamazov” by Fyodor Dostoevsky

First job: Pool man

Favorite area of ministry:

“Discovering what needs to be done, or needs to be done better and creating

ways to bring folks together to make it happen.”

Favorite scripture:   Genesis 32: 22-32, in which Jacob wrestles with an angel.

First car:  1950 Ford pickup

His greatest challenge:  “To get out of the way of the Holy Spirit.”

His most memorable experience:

“The most profound awakening for me was the conviction that it would be

inspired laity and clergy who would lead the Church in reforming itself, not

just clergy.”