IN THE HEART OF SANTA BARBARA
YOU WILL FIND THE ROOTS OF HER PEOPLE
Whether you are visiting or call this lovely city your home, all are invited to celebrate with us!
For 230 years, Our Lady of Sorrows has served Santa Barbara’s Catholic community.
Did you know Our Lady of Sorrows:
Is one of the oldest churches in California, dating back to 1782?
Has had three locations in Santa Barbara, in addition to the Presidio Chapel, which grew into our parish today?
Established the Notre Dame School (originally called The Dolores School)?
Takes its name from the Apostolic College Chapel in 1855?