Letters & Bulletins

Announcements, updates, and weekly church bulletins

A New Identity

We’re pleased to announce that Saint Matthew Church has a new identity—in the form of a new logo and website. When thinking about our church, it feels a bit odd to bring up design and marketing, almost profane… aren’t we showing the world our devotion through words and actions? Isn’t our message enough? Maybe it should be, but we live in a modern world and word of mouth is only a single way to reach it. The PR & Communications ministry recently embarked on a rebranding project to integrate the core values and history of…

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A Letter from the Parish Council

Good Morning Friends of Saint Matthew Church! It is another marvelous Sunday in Southern California and we enjoyed celebrating the mass with all of you. Everyone probably noticed the elegant new chairs! We know you will agree that they really brighten up our spiritual home. Bishop Peter continues to recover from his stroke and is getting better day by day. We understand that his recovery will be slow but with continued prayers we know that he will return to preside for us again. Many people have asked about financial donations to help with medical bills….

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A Homily by Bishop Peter While Recovering

As we gather here today, remember what was spoken to our ancestors of old. We remember the same words He addressed to us and spoke to us. They were not merely for people long ago or people in recent times but these are the words of God. To people of all time and in all places these are the words spoken to the prophets by the inspiration of the Holy Spirit. You’re not merely of this world that you belong to but to that world which is yet to come, a new world filled with…

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A Letter of Inquiry Concerning the Ecumenical Catholic Communion

Bishop Hickman: My name is Claire, and I am a sophomore in high school. I recently stumbled upon your website and was immediately intrigued. I first sent this email to your associate pastor, but he never replied. I have never heard of the Ecumenical Catholic Communion, so, as you probably understand, I have a few questions. Please note that I do not intend for any of these questions to imply disrespect. I am on a sincere search for the truth, and your answers will provide a great deal of information for me. Thank you in…

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Latest Weekly Bulletins

Upcoming Events

Wed14Nov5:15 pmPray the RosaryEvery Wednesday in the church (unless not listed in the Calendar)5:15 pm

Wed14Nov7:00 pmFeaturedBible StudyJoin us in the Parish Hall7:00 pm

Thu15Nov6:30 pmMen's Group Small Group LaunchJoin us in the Gathering Room to help plan these gatherings6:30 pm

Sat17Nov8:30 amAdvent Retreat8:30 am PST

Sun18Nov12:00 pmBereavement Ministry MeetingEvery third Sunday in the classroom12:00 pm

Sun18Nov7:00 pmPrayer and Meditation Group MeetingEvery Sunday at the home of Dr. Eleanor Zatyko7:00 pm

Wed21Nov7:00 pmEcumenical Thanksgiving CelebrationAll are welcome!7:00 pm PST

Fri07Dec6:00 pmSacred Heart of Jesus NovenaFirst Friday of each month6:00 pm

1111 W. Town and Country Rd, Unit 14, Orange, CA 92868 (714) 647-1770
Sunday Mass: 8 a.m. and 10:30 a.m. (English) and 12:30 p.m. (Spanish)
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