Browsing the February 2018 archive of What’s New? From Around Southern California/Del sur de California

National Call-In Day to Protect Dreamers on Monday, February 26, 2018/Día Nacional de Llamadas para proteger a los Dreamers el lunes, 26 de febrero del 2018

Posted by Doris von Rotz on 2/23/18

Nearly 1.8 million Dreamers, young people who were brought into the United States by their parents as children, may face deportation as soon as March 6th, unless Congress reaches a bipartisan deal to protect them. Please join the Bishops of the United States in calling for our legislators to ... Read More »

Tell Us Your Story: DREAMER Fellowship Night/Cuéntanos tu Historia: Noche de Acompañamiento para DREAMERS

Posted by Doris von Rotz on 2/23/18

The Diocese is hosting a fellowship night for DREAMERS on Thursday, March 1st at 7p.m. in the Diocesan Pastoral Center. If you are a DREAMER, or know of a DREAMER that would like to join or participate, please see details on attached flyer.

La Diócesis está hospedando una noche ... Read More »

Smart Recovery

Posted by Norma Huerta on 2/22/18

Addiction Weekly Support Tuesdays: 6:00 to 7:30 p.m. (beginning March 13) 

Catholic Charities of Orange County

1800 East 17th St., Santa Ana (Park in lot south of building on 16th St.)

The SMART Recovery 4-Point Program Building and Maintaining Motivation Coping with Urges Managing Thoughts, Feelings and Behaviors Living a Balanced Life

$10 per session. Space is limited. For more info and to register, contact Alex at (714) ... Read More »

Diocese of Orange - Catholic Cemeteries/ Diócesis de Orange - Cementerios Católicos

Posted by Norma Huerta on 2/15/18

"Advance Planning Program"

Next weekend, February 24 and 25, representatives from Catholic Cemeteries will be visiting our parish to explain the Advance Planning Program to us. All interested families who would like to receive information on the benefits of Advance Planning and a "Catholic Emergency Record File Booklet” may ... Read More »

La Habra Community Center Free 2017 Tax Preparation

Posted by Norma Huerta on 2/08/18

The AARP Tax-Aide Program will be assisting low– and moderate-income taxpayers prepare and file their 2017 tax returns with the Federal Internal Revenue Service and the California Franchise Tax Board. This assistance is available for area residents, with special attention to those 60 and older, Fridays through April 13.

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Christ’s Healing Presence Healing Eucharist

Posted by Norma Huerta on 2/08/18

Fr. Mathias Kim, Presiding

Monday, February 26, 7:15 p.m.

St. Angela Merici Church 585 S. Walnut, Brea

All those suffering physically, emotionally, spiritually, psychologically or know others who are, are encouraged to come. Individual prayer will follow the Eucharist. Further information available by calling Jan (714) 529-2277.

Emmaus Spiritual Ministries Series Companions on the Sacred Journey

Posted by Norma Huerta on 2/08/18

Struggles and Strengths in the Early Church Revisited Today

Presenter:  Sr. Christine Hilliard, CSJ

Saturday, February 24, 9 a.m.—Noon

In the Spirituality Building on the campus of the Sisters of St. Joseph of Orange, 434 S. Batavia Street, Orange. Fee: $40/pp Information & registration: call (714) 744-3172 or online www.EmmausSpiritualMinistries.org

“Love does such things” Lenten Retreat for Adults

Posted by Norma Huerta on 2/03/18

at the Heart of Jesus Retreat Center

2927 S. Greenville St., Santa Ana

Tuesday, February 20, 5:30—9:00 p.m.  in English or español.

OR Wednesday, February 21, 9:30 a.m.—12:00 p.m. in English only

RSVP by Feb. 12: call (714) 557-4538 or email RetreatCenter@sacredheartsisters.com

Divine Mercy Parish Mission Sunday, Feb. 18 — Tuesday, Feb. 20

Posted by Norma Huerta on 2/03/18

at St. Paul of the Cross Church, 14020 Foster Rd., La Mirada

Featured Speakers; Fr. Chris M. Alar, MIC Fr. Anthony Gramlich, MIC

Nightly topics will vary. Admission is Free. All 3 presentations begin at 7 p.m. For info, contact Rosalie Walker at (714) 447-8805, rowal2000@hotmail.com or visit    www.thedivinemercy.org/events

For Men Interested in Diocesan Priesthood

Posted by Norma Huerta on 2/03/18

The Vocations Office cordially invites you to the next Priesthood Discernment Meeting on

Wednesday, February 7, at 6:00 p.m.

It will be held at the Diocese of Orange Pastoral Center, First Floor, Room 1D, Christ Cathedral Campus. The purpose of the evening is to familiarize interested men with the ... Read More »