Stockton diocese gets new vocations director
Will reside at St. John Vianney House, which has been returned to status as a house of formation

The following is an excerpt of a letter from the office of Bishop Myron Cotta:  Dear Brothers and Sisters, I am pleased to see that we are moving forward in our plans to encourage and foster vocations to the

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2019-09-09T10:00:14-07:00September 9th, 2019|Categories: California Diocese News|Tags: |4 Comments

Woman makes history as Diocese of Stockton chancellor

When lifelong Catholic Dyan Hollenhorst started attending daily mass at St. Anthony’s Catholic Church in her hometown of Hughson at her mother’s suggestion during Lent more than a decade ago, she never expected she would become the first lay, non-religious

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2018-07-14T10:51:07-07:00July 14th, 2018|Categories: California Diocese News|Tags: |18 Comments

Stockton bishop calls for prayers of consecration to Immaculate Heart of Our Lady

The following is a message from Bishop Myron Cotta of Stockton: My Dear People of God, As we welcome the month of May, we are reminded of the annual celebration of Mother’s Day. It is a time to give thanks

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Catholic dignitaries attend installation of Stockton diocese’s new bishop

Catholic ritual, pageantry and prayer ushered in a new era for the Diocese of Stockton on Thursday as Central Valley native Myron Cotta was installed as its new bishop during a ceremony in Modesto. More than 1,200 people filled St.

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