To promote among its members greater devotion to Christ and His Church and to share with Mary her role in bringing others to Christ. This organization seeks to stimulate spiritual and intellectual development, build community among women, and provide the opportunity for apostolic endeavors by assisting the Bishop with his goals and programs for the Diocese.
The Orange Diocesan Council of Catholic Women is a coordinating unit for action for all women of the Orange Diocese. We seek to gather, educate and promote an awareness of the needs and works of Catholic women through Commissions, which encourage involvement in women’s issues. All woman in the Diocese are members, coming together monthly at different parishes throughout the Diocese.
WHO WE SERVE
- Women within and beyond our Diocese
WHAT WE PROVIDE
- Opportunities for the women of the Diocese of Orange to become involved with Catholic women’s issues
By communicating with Diocesan women through our monthly publication, the Council aims to identify emerging needs and directions of women in parishes and the Diocese.
Marilyn Raymond, President