ST. NICHOLAS: A TRUE ADVENT SAINT
Learn about St. Nicholas, make a craft and enjoy a continental breakfast. Adults welcome too! Sunday, Dec. 5, after the 7:30, 9 and 10:30 a.m. Masses, St. Mary’s by the Sea Church, 321 10th Street, Huntington Beach.
CHRIST CATHEDRAL CELEBRATES TRILINGUAL MASS
The Cathedral Memorial Gardens cemetery at the Christ Cathedral campus in Garden Grove celebrated the Trilingual Mass on Nov. 13, with more than 1,000 people in attendance. The names of
more than 500 people who passed away this year were called out in remembrance during the Mass. Families also placed flowers on the altar and witnessed the release of 100 doves into the sky.
ST. COLUMBAN SCHOOL HONORS VETERANS
St. Columban School in Garden Grove celebrated Veterans Day on Nov. 11. The Colts’ kazoo & drum corp, choir and color guard performed. There was a table of honor where students displayed photos of family members who served in the military as well as a very moving POW/ MIA ceremony. All branches of the U.S. military were represented during the celebration. The school was honored to have WWII veteran Mr. Dodd Bleckert who served in the Navy, present for the ceremony.