About Office for Family Life

General Description

The Office for Family Life fosters a family perspective in Church and society that promotes ministry to, with, by, and for families in all stages. The Office supports marriage formation and pastoral care to advance the missionary discipleship of the Domestic Church in the Diocese of Orange.

Who we Serve

  • Members of the Diocese community
  • All in the broader community in Orange County

What we Provide

  • Training for pastoral care ministries
  • Resources for Marriage Preparation and Marriage Enrichment
  • Resources for Bereavement and Grief Support Ministries
  • Resources for Divorced, Separated, and Widowed
  • Resources for Mental Health Ministries
  • Hope and healing after abortion


Margery Arnold

Mental Health Ministry Coordinator