Faith Formation Overview

The Office of Faith Formation proclaims the Gospel of Jesus Christ by planning programs and supporting ministries that strengthen the Catholic faith within the Diocese of Orange. The ministries of the Office of Faith Formation include:

  • Catholic Schools
  • Institute for Pastoral Ministry
  • Parish Faith Formation
  • Youth and Young Adult

The Office of Faith Formation coordinates and oversees support provided to Catholic elementary and high schools (parochial, diocesan and private), Parish Faith Formation Programs and parish Youth Ministry Programs. It also provides direction, consultation and assistance to professional personnel and support staff within the Office of Faith Formation.