The Roman Catholic Diocese of Fresno

Independent Compensation Program (ICP) Resources

For important information and resources available in English, Spanish and Vietnamese go to the Administrator’s website at

 Bishop’s message / Mensaje del obispo  Diocese of Fresno Response Procedures
Diócesis de Fresno Procedimientos de Respuesta


Doug Tooke making 2019 Youth Day presentation

Youth Day 2019

Doug Tooke from ODB Ministries presenting to a big crowd of youth from all over the diocese.

Bishop Joe Brennan presenting Congress 2019 English Keynote

Diocesan Congress 2019

Bishop Joe Brennan gives the keynote address at his first Diocese of Fresno Congress.

Bishop Joe ordaining deacons

Nineteen New Deacons

On Saturday, October 5th, Most Rev. Joseph V. Brennan, D.D. in Fresno ordained nineteen men to the Sacred Order of Deaons. Family and friends crowded both Holy Spirit Church and a video link in the parish hall.  Those newly ordained as permanent deacons:Rev. Mr. Luis Aguirre, Rev. Mr. Fred Ansolabehere, Rev. Mr. Russell Bassett, Rev. Mr. Edgar Briseno, Rev. Mr. Jose Contreras, Rev. Mr. Noel Delos Reyes, Rev. Mr. Alberto Gomez, Rev. Mr. Francisco Gomez, Rev. Mr. Cesar Gonzales, Rev. Mr. Gary Hunt, Rev. Mr. Pete Marquez, Rev. Mr. Bryan Martin, Rev. Mr. Enrique Medina, Rev. Mr. Francis Moore, Rev. Mr. Gerardo Perez, Rev. Mr. Felipe Daniel Sandoval, Rev. Mr. Mark Schultz, Rev. Mr. David Torres, and Rev. Mr. Steven Wright.