VOCATION FULFILLED

  The first priestly ordination is a major milestone for any diocese. When the Diocese of Orange held its first…

PROMOTING UNITY

The Knights of Peter Claver and Ladies Auxiliary recently established its first council in Orange County. Bishop Kevin Vann of…

FAITHFULLY THRIVING

Nearly 2,000 Filipino Catholics from parishes throughout Orange County gathered at Christ Cathedral on April 23 for the closing festivities…

SACRED SPACE

The Heart of Jesus Retreat Center in Santa Ana is once again bustling with daily activities after an extended period…

DIAMOND JUBILEE

Parishioners from St. Joachim Catholic Church in Costa Mesa gathered Sunday, March 13 to celebrate a historic milestone for the…

JOURNEY OF A LIFETIME

For most people, the word “honeymoon” likely evokes images of tropical resorts or other romantic getaways. When Lucy Dominguez and…

MURALIST WITH A MISSION

When Gina Serial moved to Orange County from the Naples, Florida area in 2004, it undoubtedly seemed the ideal locale…

A GUIDE OF GRACIOUSNESS

Thousands of Catholics throughout the Diocese will be up well before sunrise on Dec. 12, celebrating Mass and enjoying mariachi…

FOR THE LONG TERM

When Father Desmond Quinn hired John Russell as St. Hedwig Catholic School’s part-time athletic director, he admonished the young, inexperienced…