Norbertines to finish new home in Silverado Canyon in October
Boarding school to close

Father Justin Ramos in front of new construction (Photo by Michael Fernandez) In 2006, the Norbertine Fathers visited the Holtz Ranch in Silverado Canyon, exploring the site as a campus for their priests and seminarians. The fathers didn’t have

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2019-12-16T07:39:58-08:00December 16th, 2019|Categories: California Diocese News|Tags: , |5 Comments

Interactive Advent calendar from the Norbertines
Daily reflections, videos, music, commentaries

From the Dec. 2 section of the calendar Known for their white habits, penchant for service, and intellectual rigor, the Norbertines in Southern California have launched a digital Advent calendar that will engage Catholics around the world. This new

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2019-12-03T11:40:43-08:00December 3rd, 2019|Categories: Arts and Culture|Tags: , , |1 Comment

Norbertines launch digital library from St. Michael’s Abbey

On any typical weekend, the white cassock-clad priests of the Norbertine order from St. Michael’s Abbey in southern California preach in about 35 parishes, sharing the fruits of their contemplative and communal life with the Church. As canons regular, they

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2018-11-02T11:42:16-07:00November 2nd, 2018|Categories: Arts and Culture|Tags: , , |5 Comments

Construction starts on new St. Michael’s Abbey in Orange County

More than 50 Norbertine Order priests and 34 seminarians make the tight quarters of the St. Michael’s Abbey in Trabuco Canyon home. There is also the St. Michael’s Preparatory School. The Norbertine Fathers have said the property isn’t structurally sound

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St. Michael’s Abbey Church, Silverado

Name of Church St. Michael’s Abbey church Address 19292 El Toro Road, Silverado, CA 92676 (about 7 miles inland from the I-5 freeway in Orange County, California).  Due to the limited space of its current site and encroaching development, the

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