Letters

Announcements and Reflections and Vignettes from Our Parish

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Carta de obispo Peter y el padre Arturo – 4 de diciembre de 2022

For the English translation of this letter, click here. Saludos amados miembros de la Iglesia Católica Ecuménical San Mateo. Jesús comenzó su misión llamando a discípulos que serían formados en un equipo de colaboradores. Jesús dijo: “Edificaré mi Iglesia …” La forma en que Jesús construyó Su Iglesia fue mediante la…

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Letter from Bishop Peter and Father Arturo – December 4, 2022

For the Spanish translation of this letter, click here. Greetings beloved members of Saint Matthew Ecumenical Catholic Church, Jesus began His mission by calling disciples who would be formed into a team of co-workers. Jesus said, “I will build my Church…” The way that Jesus built His Church was through the willing…

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The Lent of My Life by Meredythe Hutchinson

Over the course of six weeks one summer, I came from death back into life. Six weeks – exactly the same length of time as Lent. I don’t think that was a coincidence. I had been in a very dark place prior to those six weeks. The prior year had…

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Announcement from Bishop Peter

Dear Brothers, Sisters, and Friends of Saint Matthew Church, I am pleased to announce to everyone that our church has survived the COVID-19 pandemic and, once again, Saint Matthew Church will be open for public services and liturgies beginning in July 2021. Sunday Mass will continue to be celebrated in…

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Fleeting Fireflies by Meredythe Hutchinson

Heat rises. Unfortunately. So tonight I find myself on the balcony of my second story apartment since the air outside is much cooler than the air within. My optometrist would scold me, for the setting sun’s light is too dim for writing. And yet, I feel compelled to write because…

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Upcoming Events

Sun11DecAll DaySunday Masses In Person Indoors and Live Via VideoEvery Sunday at the 9:30 am and 12:30 pm Masses (or at 10:30 am when we have the Unity Mass)(All Day: Sunday)

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1111 W. Town and Country Rd, Unit 14, Orange, CA 92868 714-647-1770 714-647-1773 (Spanish)
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