We’re learning about the California Missions today on CMC. In the Call Me Catholic Countdown, host Peggy Normandin lists five top facts about the missions that might pique your interest to discover more about this aspect of California’s heritage.
Mechelle Lawrence Adams, executive director of Mission San Juan Capistrano, known as the Jewel of the Missions, discusses the rich history of his landmark in the diocese of Orange and the Saint who established it.
Stephen Binz, author of Saint Junipero Serra’s Camino, a Pilgrimage Guide to the California Missions, joins the conversation with his unique perspective on the spiritual and historical dimension of the 21 California missions.
In Chatting with Catholics, Peggy takes her microphone to a fourth grade class at Mission Basilica School in San Juan Capistrano and asks the students to share some of the knowledge they’ve acquired in their study of the missions this year.