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Our vibrant community of 1.3 million Catholics is on a journey of faith together – growing closer to God and another as we explore, experience, and share the mystery of Christ. Under the leadership of Bishop Kevin W. Vann, the OC Diocese works to establish and support dynamic, vibrant parishes and schools welcoming all to live the Gospel with faith, joy, charity and unity. We joyfully welcome you as part of this journey!

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New year, new celebrations! 🎊 ⁠
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As the new year continues, Fr. Brandon shares that the Church offers us a unique opportunity for celebration almost every day. From Christmas, to the Baptism of the Lord, to celebrating our favorite Saints - Jesus is always bringing us new ways to find joy!⁠
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Listen to his full reflection through the link in our bio.
New year, new celebrations! 🎊 ⁠ ⁠ As the new year continues, Fr. Brandon shares that the Church offers us a unique opportunity for celebration almost every day. From Christmas, to the Baptism of the Lord, to celebrating our favorite Saints - Jesus is always bringing us new ways to find joy!⁠ ⁠ Listen to his full reflection through the link in our bio.
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The Diocese of Orange and Christ Cathedral will soon be breaking ground on the St. Callistus Chapel and Crypts, a new worship space underneath Christ Cathedral that will serve generations of Catholics throughout Orange County. 👏

“I did not forget the sacrifice of the St. Callistus parishioners when they left their church, and I am pleased to name the chapel for the old parish,” said Bishop Kevin Vann. “We are excited and blessed to add another location on campus to worship our Lord and pay respect to the founding members of the St. Callistus parish. As the focal hub for our Orange County Catholic community, having this new chapel makes us an even stronger beacon.”

“We have such a huge community here,” Fr. Angelos, vicar general and moderator of the curia for the Diocese said. He noted that given the sizable population the Christ Cathedral campus regularly serves — some 12,000 people celebrate Mass in multiple languages on any given weekend — the chapel is needed as an additional worship space.

To learn more or donate to the St. Callistus Chapel, visit stcallistuschapel.org. (Link in bio)

St. Callistus, pray for us!
The Diocese of Orange and Christ Cathedral will soon be breaking ground on the St. Callistus Chapel and Crypts, a new worship space underneath Christ Cathedral that will serve generations of Catholics throughout Orange County. 👏

“I did not forget the sacrifice of the St. Callistus parishioners when they left their church, and I am pleased to name the chapel for the old parish,” said Bishop Kevin Vann. “We are excited and blessed to add another location on campus to worship our Lord and pay respect to the founding members of the St. Callistus parish. As the focal hub for our Orange County Catholic community, having this new chapel makes us an even stronger beacon.”

“We have such a huge community here,” Fr. Angelos, vicar general and moderator of the curia for the Diocese said. He noted that given the sizable population the Christ Cathedral campus regularly serves — some 12,000 people celebrate Mass in multiple languages on any given weekend — the chapel is needed as an additional worship space.

To learn more or donate to the St. Callistus Chapel, visit stcallistuschapel.org. (Link in bio)

St. Callistus, pray for us!
The Diocese of Orange and Christ Cathedral will soon be breaking ground on the St. Callistus Chapel and Crypts, a new worship space underneath Christ Cathedral that will serve generations of Catholics throughout Orange County. 👏

“I did not forget the sacrifice of the St. Callistus parishioners when they left their church, and I am pleased to name the chapel for the old parish,” said Bishop Kevin Vann. “We are excited and blessed to add another location on campus to worship our Lord and pay respect to the founding members of the St. Callistus parish. As the focal hub for our Orange County Catholic community, having this new chapel makes us an even stronger beacon.”

“We have such a huge community here,” Fr. Angelos, vicar general and moderator of the curia for the Diocese said. He noted that given the sizable population the Christ Cathedral campus regularly serves — some 12,000 people celebrate Mass in multiple languages on any given weekend — the chapel is needed as an additional worship space.

To learn more or donate to the St. Callistus Chapel, visit stcallistuschapel.org. (Link in bio)

St. Callistus, pray for us!
The Diocese of Orange and Christ Cathedral will soon be breaking ground on the St. Callistus Chapel and Crypts, a new worship space underneath Christ Cathedral that will serve generations of Catholics throughout Orange County. 👏

“I did not forget the sacrifice of the St. Callistus parishioners when they left their church, and I am pleased to name the chapel for the old parish,” said Bishop Kevin Vann. “We are excited and blessed to add another location on campus to worship our Lord and pay respect to the founding members of the St. Callistus parish. As the focal hub for our Orange County Catholic community, having this new chapel makes us an even stronger beacon.”

“We have such a huge community here,” Fr. Angelos, vicar general and moderator of the curia for the Diocese said. He noted that given the sizable population the Christ Cathedral campus regularly serves — some 12,000 people celebrate Mass in multiple languages on any given weekend — the chapel is needed as an additional worship space.

To learn more or donate to the St. Callistus Chapel, visit stcallistuschapel.org. (Link in bio)

St. Callistus, pray for us!
The Diocese of Orange and Christ Cathedral will soon be breaking ground on the St. Callistus Chapel and Crypts, a new worship space underneath Christ Cathedral that will serve generations of Catholics throughout Orange County. 👏

“I did not forget the sacrifice of the St. Callistus parishioners when they left their church, and I am pleased to name the chapel for the old parish,” said Bishop Kevin Vann. “We are excited and blessed to add another location on campus to worship our Lord and pay respect to the founding members of the St. Callistus parish. As the focal hub for our Orange County Catholic community, having this new chapel makes us an even stronger beacon.”

“We have such a huge community here,” Fr. Angelos, vicar general and moderator of the curia for the Diocese said. He noted that given the sizable population the Christ Cathedral campus regularly serves — some 12,000 people celebrate Mass in multiple languages on any given weekend — the chapel is needed as an additional worship space.

To learn more or donate to the St. Callistus Chapel, visit stcallistuschapel.org. (Link in bio)

St. Callistus, pray for us!
The Diocese of Orange and Christ Cathedral will soon be breaking ground on the St. Callistus Chapel and Crypts, a new worship space underneath Christ Cathedral that will serve generations of Catholics throughout Orange County. 👏

“I did not forget the sacrifice of the St. Callistus parishioners when they left their church, and I am pleased to name the chapel for the old parish,” said Bishop Kevin Vann. “We are excited and blessed to add another location on campus to worship our Lord and pay respect to the founding members of the St. Callistus parish. As the focal hub for our Orange County Catholic community, having this new chapel makes us an even stronger beacon.”

“We have such a huge community here,” Fr. Angelos, vicar general and moderator of the curia for the Diocese said. He noted that given the sizable population the Christ Cathedral campus regularly serves — some 12,000 people celebrate Mass in multiple languages on any given weekend — the chapel is needed as an additional worship space.

To learn more or donate to the St. Callistus Chapel, visit stcallistuschapel.org. (Link in bio)

St. Callistus, pray for us!
The Diocese of Orange and Christ Cathedral will soon be breaking ground on the St. Callistus Chapel and Crypts, a new worship space underneath Christ Cathedral that will serve generations of Catholics throughout Orange County. 👏 “I did not forget the sacrifice of the St. Callistus parishioners when they left their church, and I am pleased to name the chapel for the old parish,” said Bishop Kevin Vann. “We are excited and blessed to add another location on campus to worship our Lord and pay respect to the founding members of the St. Callistus parish. As the focal hub for our Orange County Catholic community, having this new chapel makes us an even stronger beacon.” “We have such a huge community here,” Fr. Angelos, vicar general and moderator of the curia for the Diocese said. He noted that given the sizable population the Christ Cathedral campus regularly serves — some 12,000 people celebrate Mass in multiple languages on any given weekend — the chapel is needed as an additional worship space. To learn more or donate to the St. Callistus Chapel, visit stcallistuschapel.org. (Link in bio) St. Callistus, pray for us!
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Day 3 of #CatholicSchoolsWeek! Here's to all of our students, teachers, and staff who are part of Catholic education across our 35 schools throughout Orange County. 🎉⁠
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Tag your catholic school below! ⁠
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(For more information on our schools, visit the link in bio)
Day 3 of #CatholicSchoolsWeek! Here's to all of our students, teachers, and staff who are part of Catholic education across our 35 schools throughout Orange County. 🎉⁠ ⁠ Tag your catholic school below! ⁠ ⁠ (For more information on our schools, visit the link in bio)
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Join us today at 3:00pm for our Monthly Rosary hosted by Fr. Bruce Patterson 🙌🏽⁠
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Come pray with us through the link in bio and let us know how we can pray for you!
Join us today at 3:00pm for our Monthly Rosary hosted by Fr. Bruce Patterson 🙌🏽⁠
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Come pray with us through the link in bio and let us know how we can pray for you!
Join us today at 3:00pm for our Monthly Rosary hosted by Fr. Bruce Patterson 🙌🏽⁠ ⁠ Come pray with us through the link in bio and let us know how we can pray for you!
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As part of #CatholicSchoolsWeek, Dr. Erin Barisano, Superintendent of the Diocese of Orange Catholic Schools wrote a reflection about her journey through Catholic education and her love for Catholic Schools. 

Read her column, and “Fall in Love with Catholic Schools” through the link in our bio!
As part of #CatholicSchoolsWeek, Dr. Erin Barisano, Superintendent of the Diocese of Orange Catholic Schools wrote a reflection about her journey through Catholic education and her love for Catholic Schools. 

Read her column, and “Fall in Love with Catholic Schools” through the link in our bio!
As part of #CatholicSchoolsWeek, Dr. Erin Barisano, Superintendent of the Diocese of Orange Catholic Schools wrote a reflection about her journey through Catholic education and her love for Catholic Schools. 

Read her column, and “Fall in Love with Catholic Schools” through the link in our bio!
As part of #CatholicSchoolsWeek, Dr. Erin Barisano, Superintendent of the Diocese of Orange Catholic Schools wrote a reflection about her journey through Catholic education and her love for Catholic Schools. Read her column, and “Fall in Love with Catholic Schools” through the link in our bio!
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Happy #CatholicSchoolsWeek! 👏 ⁠
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National Catholic Schools Week is an annual celebration of Catholic Education, and all 35 of our amazing Catholic schools are participating! Through Masses, open houses, assemblies and other special events, they'll celebrate what makes a Catholic education unique.⁠
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The theme for this year’s #CatholicSchoolsWeek is “Catholic Schools: Faith. Excellence. Service.” Be sure to follow along this week as we highlight the ways that our Orange County Catholic schools are filled with faith, excellence and service. 🙌 ⁠
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Learn more about our Catholic schools: Link in bio⁠
Happy #CatholicSchoolsWeek! 👏 ⁠ ⁠ National Catholic Schools Week is an annual celebration of Catholic Education, and all 35 of our amazing Catholic schools are participating! Through Masses, open houses, assemblies and other special events, they'll celebrate what makes a Catholic education unique.⁠ ⁠ The theme for this year’s #CatholicSchoolsWeek is “Catholic Schools: Faith. Excellence. Service.” Be sure to follow along this week as we highlight the ways that our Orange County Catholic schools are filled with faith, excellence and service. 🙌 ⁠ ⁠ Learn more about our Catholic schools: Link in bio⁠
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