Times Past

October 26, 2013 7:53 PM

Junipero Serra wanted the whole world to hear the mission bell

The ringing of the bell at Mission San Antonio de Padua is one of many legends surrounding Fr. Junipero Serra, founder of the California missions.

Related content

Comments

Videos

More Videos

Cycle de Mayo promotes bicycle safety in Templeton 00:55

Cycle de Mayo promotes bicycle safety in Templeton

Firefighters respond to a small brush fire on South Higuera Street in SLO 00:37

Firefighters respond to a small brush fire on South Higuera Street in SLO

Locals, visitors celebrate 2016 Paso Robles Wine Festival 00:25

Locals, visitors celebrate 2016 Paso Robles Wine Festival

2016 Cuesta College graduation 00:51

2016 Cuesta College graduation

How Cuesta College changed one student's life 03:46

How Cuesta College changed one student's life

Fallen officers honored in Atascadero 01:08

Fallen officers honored in Atascadero

Tour of California cyclists whoosh through North Coast 01:00

Tour of California cyclists whoosh through North Coast

Baby goats cuddle with Cal Poly students 01:20

Baby goats cuddle with Cal Poly students

Blake Shelton's 'Friends' music video for 'Angry Birds' movie 03:06

Blake Shelton's 'Friends' music video for 'Angry Birds' movie

Morro Bay officials are really excited about the Tour of California 00:54

Morro Bay officials are really excited about the Tour of California

Watch SLO students' solar-powered boat in action 01:04

Watch SLO students' solar-powered boat in action

Share Video

About Dan Krieger

Dan Krieger

Dan Krieger is a professor emeritus of history at Cal Poly and past president of the California Mission Studies Association.

Editor's Choice Videos