top of page
Search

Our New Youth Minister


Recently I sat down with Mason Fredenberg, our new Youth Minister, to get to know him a little better.


Fr. P: You’re from Mission Viejo, right? Where did you go to high school?

Mason: Yes, I’m from Mission Viejo, and I went to Santa Margarita Catholic High School.


Fr. P: Did you participate in youth ministry during your high school years?

Mason: Yes, I enjoyed the youth ministry at Solano parish, and got involved with things like the youth band, core team, and other programs. I also got involved with the great campus ministry at Santa Margarita Catholic High School

Fr. P: Is it fair to say that your interest in theology, religion, and ministry was nurtured by your participation in youth ministry activities?

Mason: Yes, my involvement in youth ministry planted the seed of interest, which then grew through life experience.

Fr. P: Well, you certainly pursued that interest in a big way by getting a B.A. and M.A. in theology, and going through a great ministry program through Notre Dame Unversity. Now that you are here, what are your hopes for the young people of St. Edward the Confessor and San Felipe de Jesús?

Mason: My hope is that all youth will find themselves welcomed here, and that they will find here the space to grow in understanding the God who loves them.


Please join me in welcoming Mason to our parish.Let’s pray for him and for all the youth of our parish.


Gratefully yours,



64 views0 comments

Recent Posts

See All

April 14, 2024

Dear Brothers and Sisters in Christ, During this Easter season, my prayer has been one of remembering with gratitude the many blessings received during Lent and Holy Week. I am grateful for all the li

April 7, 2024

Dear Brothers and Sisters in Christ, On this Divine Mercy Sunday, I offer for your mediation an excerpt from St. John Paul II’s encyclical, Rich in Mercy (#13): “It is precisely because sin exists in

March 31, 2024

Dear Brothers and Sisters in Christ, Happy Easter! Thank you for joining us on this special day! The traditional greeting of Christians during this season is “Christ has risen!” followed by “He has tr

Comments


bottom of page