EPISODE #321 EMPOWERED BY THE SPIRIT: EUCHARISTIC REVIVAL
Deacon Steve Greco is a permanent deacon of the Diocese of Orange. He is founder of Spirit Filled Hearts Ministry, and host of Empowered by the Spirit. On this episode, his guest is Deacon Modesto Cordero, the director of the Office of Worship for the Diocese of Orange. Their topic for discussion is the urgent need for Eucharistic Revival throughout the Catholic church..
EPISODE #30 SOUNDS FROM THE SANCTUARY: CLASSIC PERFORMANCES ON THE HAZEL WRIGHT ORGAN
Episode No. 30: Classic Performances on the Hazel Wright Organ
HAZEL IS BACK! Cathedral Organist David Ball shares his personal favorite recordings of the Hazel Wright Organ from Hour of Power archives from the Crystal Cathedral era. Listen to performances of organ legends – including Fred Swann, Madame Duruflé, Mark Thallander, and of course, Virgil Fox who designed the organ – from their appearances on the Hour of Power. Broadcast originally to millions of viewers and now available on Youtube, these historic performances inspired generations of worshipers, classical music enthusiasts, and organists. Find out more at https://www.christcathedralmusic.org and find out how to experience the newly-restored Hazel Wright Organ in-person at the Year of Hazel dedication events or wherever you listen to music on two new albums released on Gothic Records available online for streaming soon!
EPISODE#63 CATHEDRAL SQUARE: GUEST IS DEACON MODESTO CORDERO
Welcome to another episode of Cathedral Square featuring your host, Fr. Christopher Smith.
Deacon Modesto Cordero is the Diocese of Orange’s New Director of The Office of Worship. Fr. Christopher will ask about his fascinating background of life in Puerto Rico, and then on to Hawaii and time serving our country in the U.S. Army. He will also share the story of how he and his wife decided to make the trek from their longtime home in Hawaii to mainland California.
Listen in to this lively conversation and be sure to share this podcast!
EPISODE#7 CATHEDRAL SQUARE: GUEST IS LESA TRUXAW, THE DIRECTOR OF THE OFFICE FOR WORSHIP IN THE DIOCESE OF ORANGE
On today’s podcast episode, Fr. Christopher is thrilled to welcome Lesa Truxaw to the program. Lesa has served the Diocese of Orange for more than 17 years; and, she brings a wealth of ministry experience to the table.
One of her key roles involves being responsible to the bishop for what she calls ‘the liturgical life of the diocese.’
What exactly does that entail? Tune in and find out!
EPISODE #146 EMPOWERED BY THE SPIRIT: FIRELIGHT MOVEMENT
Deacon Steve welcomes back a young man who is truly ‘on fire’ for his faith, and his name is Andrew Laubacher (aka A-LOB).
On today’s program , he tells us all about an exciting new ministry he has helped to form in Orange County called Firelight. This ministry seeks to serve young adults (18-35). They’ll be bringing monthly worship nights to the Freed Theatre on the campus of Christ Cathedral.