Gospel Meditation: Second Sunday of Advent

The beginning of the gospel of Jesus Christ the Son of God.

As it is written in Isaiah the prophet: Behold, I am sending my messenger ahead of you; he will prepare your way. A voice of one crying out in the desert: “Prepare the way of the Lord, make straight his paths.” Read More …

Dec. 8: Immaculate Conception

Friday, Dec. 8, is the Solemity of the Immaculate Conception of the Blessed Virgin Mary, a holy day of obligation. Masses will celebrated at 6:30, 8:15, noon, and 7:00.

Also, in honor of this great feast day, please join us at 6:00 p.m. for My Soul Proclaims the Greatness of the Lord, a concert featuring our adult and children’s choirs. The 7:00 Mass will immediately follow the concert.

Ready for Advent?

The following items are available to help prepare our hearts for the feast of Our Lord’s Nativity:

  • Advent Rosaries
  • Advent Prayer Cubes
  • Advent Calendars including Chocolate, Jesse Tree, Foam Craft Kit, Sticker varieties
  • The Story of Christmas – Day by Day Coloring Book (A Unique Advent Calendar)
  • Advent Candles and Ceramic Wreaths

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Christmas Mass Times

4TH SUNDAY OF ADVENT
Dec. 23: 4:30 p.m.
Dec. 24: 7:30 | 9:30 a.m.

CHRISTMAS
Dec. 24:
4:00 | 6:30 | 8:30 p.m.
Dec. 25: Midnight | 8:30 | 10:30 a.m.

Please note: Catholics are obliged to attend Mass for the 4th Sunday of Advent, even if they attend Mass on Christmas Eve. Those who choose to attend Christmas Mass on Dec. 24 will need to attend Mass twice that day.

Confused about Gift of Treasure vs. Capital Campaign?

Let’s get some clarity around these two very important events. The Gift of Treasure campaign, our annual stewardship drive, is happening right now! This campaign is about providing for the day-to-day needs of the parish by consistently and regularly giving back to God from the financial gifts that He has given you. Fr. Javier will ask for your commitment at the altar next weekend. Read More …