The Holy Father's address to audience on June 23, 2017 at the Serra convention

Serra International

Founded in 1935, Serra is named in honor of our patron, Father Junipero Serra, O.F.M., the courageous Franciscan Friar who was influential in establishing the missions in Mexico and California in the 1700's. Father Serra was beatified in 1988.

San Diego North Coast

The Serra Club of San Diego - North Coast was established June 4, 1991. Our vision is to have all people respond to God's call to their religious vocation. Our mission is to foster, affirm and promote vocations to ministry in the Catholic Church.