Where we Distribute


48% (individuals/businesses/etc.)


21% – Parishes/Institutions


19% – Complementary (ads/retired clergy)


12% – Schools

About Us


1947 – size 5 ½” x 8 ½”, 96 pages; 1957 – size changed to 8 ½” x 11”, 128 pages; 2015 – 68th volume, 280 pages; 2019 – 8 ½” x 11”, 272 pages


2011, 2013, 2014, 2015, 2019 – First Place, Diocesan Directory by the Catholic Press Association


Catholic Directory, 3424 Wilshire Blvd., Los Angeles, CA 90010 • Phone: (213) 637-7378


Note: Directories are now published mid-August. This year’s Directory was delayed due to ordinations. The edition also includes September 1, 2020 pastoral assignments.

The Catholic Directory is the annual reference Directory for the Archdiocese of Los Angeles, the largest diocese in the United States. The Archdiocese comprises three counties — Los Angeles, Ventura and Santa Barbara – all divided into five pastoral regions). The Directory lists all address and telephone information of archdiocesan offices, parishes, schools and seminaries, as well as services/outreach programs within the Archdiocese. The Directory also includes a complete address and phone listing – including photographs – of priests and deacons serving within the Archdiocese.

Order your copy of the 2020-2021 ARCHDIOCESE OF LOS ANGELES CATHOLIC DIRECTORY, celebrating San Buenaventura being elevated by Pope Francis as the first mission basilica in the Archdiocese.

This edition of the award-winning Directory is completely updated (spiral bound with tabs), including all telephone and address information of offices, parishes and schools within the archdiocese. In addition, the Directory offers information on Catholic organizations and includes a complete address and phone listing of all priests and deacons – including the newly ordained priests and deacons (with photos) – serving the largest Archdiocese in the United States!

The 2020-2021 Los Angeles Catholic Directory is available at the rate of $30.00 per copy (postage & shipping included). Remember: Advertisers receive one complimentary copy, so consider advertising in our next edition.


  • Credit Card: Our 2020-2021 Directory is now available for purchase online with credit card
  • Check:  For payment by check or money order, please download the 2020-2021 Order Form here and include your full name and address information (along with payment to The Tidings Directory) and mail to:

The Tidings Directory
3424 Wilshire Blvd. Fl 4
Los Angeles, CA 90010


For questions about purchasing the Catholic Directories above or for additional information, please contact:

Phone:  (213) 637-7378
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Archdiocese of Los Angeles Directory

Each year, the Archdiocese of Los Angeles publishes a directory, featuring information on the archdiocese and our parishes and schools.

Click to View the 2020/21 Directory