The project will add .87 acres to the three-acre parcel</> (Photo from Yelp) A year and a half after ground was officially broken, work on the first phase of expansion on the Cathedral Memorial Gardens cemetery on the
Bishop Thanh Thai Nguyen: “The blood of the martyrs is the seed of the Church in Vietnam" (Photo by Chuck Bennet) It has become one of the most important dates on the local Vietnamese calendar. On Saturday, Nov.
Bishop Thanh Thai Nguyen offers blessing at site (Photo by Challenge Roddie) On a rainy Thursday, Nov. 21, a small group of parishioners, clergy and construction workers gathered at the site of the future Our Lady of La Vang
Alta and Baja California bishops (Photo by Doug Morino) “....There was a strong desire from the other bishops, especially the ones from Baja,” said Bishop Timothy Freyer, auxiliary bishop of the Diocese of Orange, of their interest in seeing
The visitor to Christ Cathedral gazed in wonder at the interior of the church, the afternoon light filtering through the 10,000-plus quatrefoils above him. “By the grace of God, we are all assembled here together,” he said in his native tongue, Syriac,
When visitors and congregants think of the Christ Cathedral campus, visions naturally turn toward the iconic structures: Philip Johnson’s glass-encased cathedral, the bell tower and architecturally significant Richard Neutra and Richard Meier campus buildings. But when the Diocese of Orange moved
When Christ Cathedral was dedicated on July 17, it became the nation’s newest cathedral, albeit the only one that formerly housed America’s first megachurch. After a $77-million transformation, Christ Cathedral – once known as the late Rev. Robert Schuller’s
Newly dedicated Christ Cathedral opened its doors in welcome to thousands of visitors in the weekend following its dedication, eliciting praise and prompting hundreds of photographs inside and outside the building. “The opening weekend for Christ Cathedral was a
Editor’s Note: The following message was sent to Bishop Kevin Vann on behalf of Pope Francis. It was sent by Cardinal Pietro Parolin, Vatican Secretary of State, and delivered by Apostolic Nuncio to the United States Archbishop Christophe Pierre.
Just in time for the dedication of Christ Cathedral on July 17, a new book has been released chronicling the story of the former Crystal Cathedral and its transformation into Christ Cathedral. Author James Day, who has written frequently