Pastoral Ministries

 Bereavement Ministry

Members of the Bereavement Ministry help to bring spiritual comfort, compassion, and liturgical guidance for funerals to the families of our parish at the time of death of a loved one. For more information please contact our parish office at (714)534-1174

 Eucharistic Ministers to the Sick

Ministers to the Sick and Homebound are trained to give a pastoral visit to those who cannot join out parish community at Mass.  This special ministry prays and shares the Eucharist with those who are at home, in the hospital or in bound and care facilities.

 House To House Ministry

The House-to -House Ministry brings greetings from St. Columban Church to all the households with in our parish boundaries and offers information about our church to anyone who is interested in knowing more.  Teams of two go out on one Saturday morning each month, walking from house to house through a neighborhood, introducing themselves and visiting briefly with the residents at their doors.  There is no preaching or trying to convert people.  It is a ministry of caring.  For more information on the house to house ministry please contact Sister Bernadette at (714)867-1513

Respect Life Ministry

This ministry focuses on the education of the sacredness of human life through prayer and activities.  Annual activities include the Dollars from Heaven collection and the Baby Shower clothes drive.

 Saint Vincent De Paul Society

A Catholic organization with chapters at the parish level who help those in physical need.  Their main focus is to provide food to people in our parish neighborhood. For more information on being a part of this ministry please contact (714)539-9133

 Ministry to the Homeless

This ministry provides a nutritious hot meal and toiletries every Saturday morning to the homeless and low-income families in our area.   For more information on becoming part of this ministry please contact Sister Brid at (714)741-9492