Bishop Kevin Vann condemns President Trump
Diocese of Orange leader says president emboldens "those with hate in their hearts and guns in their hands"

We are hurting. The public charge regulation being finalized  this week  is just the latest attack against immigrant families by this administration. Despite overwhelming opposition, the Trump administration has chosen to advance a regulation that directly harms families and

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2019-08-23T10:15:41-08:00August 23rd, 2019|Categories: Immigration|Tags: , |103 Comments

Bishop Vann blesses chapel at Catholic school in Rancho Santa Margarita

More than 600 faculty and staff, families and city leaders celebrated the completion of the final phase of construction at St. Junipero Serra Catholic School in Rancho Santa Margarita on Saturday, Oct. 6. Among those attending were founding families: Ralph and

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2018-10-12T13:44:30-08:00October 12th, 2018|Categories: Church life, Education|Tags: , |1 Comment

Bishop Kevin Vann proclaims Holy Year of Preparation for Christ Cathedral

With the dedication of Christ Cathedral approaching, Most Rev. Kevin Vann, Bishop of Orange, has launched a year-long celebration calling for spiritual reflection and formation across the Diocese of Orange. Vann proclaimed the next 12 months to be a special

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“What you are doing is sacred work”

The construction crew working on the renovation of Christ Cathedral reached a milestone in mid-May. They have collectively logged 100,000 hours of work on the cathedral and have done so without a single accident or injury. Bishop Kevin Vann and

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Orange diocese bishop lauded for efforts to advance tolerance and equality

Diocese of Orange Bishop Kevin Vann was lauded recently for his efforts to advance tolerance and equality. He, along with OC Register Columnist David Whiting and Information Management Resources CEO Martha Daniel, received recognition from Christ Our Redeemer Church as they were awarded

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Bishop of Orange joins cast of high school drama

Bishop Kevin Vann of the Diocese of Orange is cast in Santa Margarita Catholic High School’s fall musical production, “Godspell.” Vann plays the role of a member of the homeless community and has been attending rehearsals on campus to prepare

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2017-11-02T12:18:14-08:00November 2nd, 2017|Categories: Arts and Culture|Tags: , , |2 Comments

Bishop of Orange blesses future Lady of La Vang shrine site

Hundreds of Vietnamese Catholics visited the campus of Christ Cathedral Saturday, Oct. 21, to participate in a Mass and witness the Most Rev. Kevin Vann, Bishop of Orange, bless the site that will house a shrine for the Lady of La

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Orange Catholic Foundation conference on business and ethics a huge success

The Orange Catholic Foundation’s 15th Annual Conference on Business & Ethics opened Friday morning, May 12, to a capacity audience of 1,100 people at the Anaheim Hilton. More than 500 were logged on to view the live webcast. The keynote

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2017-05-24T20:19:40-08:00May 24th, 2017|Categories: Other News|Tags: , , |1 Comment