Faith & Life

FIGHTING COMMERCIALISM

Every year on Easter Sunday our family tradition was to dress up and head to morning Mass, followed by a…

Faith & Life

HEART OF THE CITY

If there was any doubt that young Catholic adults thirst for Christ and Christian community, the Diocese of Orange’s monthly…

Faith & Life

ASK AND RECEIVE

Believe. Trying to sell me a product, the email promised: “If you believe you can or you can’t – you’re…

Faith & Life

LEND A HAND

As our churches carefully begin opening their doors once more with limited capacity, the post-pandemic landscape looks much different than…

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ROOTED IN CHRIST

A few years ago, our family visited Annapolis on a family trip. One evening several of us went to a…

Faith & Life

LOVE NEVER FAILS

Not only is this issue of OC Catholic published on St. Valentine’s Day, but it’s also World Marriage Day and…

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MENTAL HEALTH AND FAITH

Mental health experts say that as we continue to endure the coronavirus pandemic restrictions, we face significant challenges to our…

Faith & Life

WITNESSING THE FAITH

During the Christmas holidays when our son Sean was visiting from the Bay Area, I received a hand-written letter inviting…

Faith & Life

HEALTH CARE HEROES

Healthcare is top of mind for us all in this terrible pandemic and perhaps now is the perfect time to…

Faith & Life

SPIRITUAL RESOLUTIONS

Lose 10 pounds. Train for a triathlon. Walk the dog every day. Go to bed earlier.  Maybe these aren’t the…