The Rev. Matt Munoz, right, carries his surfboard down to the beach during the Blessing of the Waves services near the pier in Huntington Beach Sunday, Oct. 14, 2012. Munoz and the Rev. Christian Mondor both hit the waves for a little surfing and swimming. The Fifth annual event was attended by 3,000, according to organizers, the biggest turnout yet.
Freedom News Service
Blessing of the Waves.
Only one thing could bring dozens of surfers, two priests, a Tongan choir and the inventor of the boogie board to Huntington Beach on a bright Sunday morning. They were among the 3,000 faithful gathered for the Fifth annual Blessing of the Waves.
The October event coincides with the Feast. Read Blessing of the Waves...