Welcome to Mission San Luis Rey Parish
Need to make a call or send an email? Our main number is 760-757-3250. Click here for a downloadable pdf of parish contacts.
Mission San Luis Rey Parish is located directly next to the Old Historic Mission San Luis Rey. A center for Catholic Liturgy, Sacraments, Education for children and adults, our parish is staffed by the Franciscan Friars of the Province of Saint Barbara and serves parishioners under the auspices of the Catholic Diocese of San Diego.
Daily Mass (M-F) is in the parish chapel at 7:30 a.m. and in the Historic Church at 12noon. Weekend Masses are in the Serra Center: Saturday 5 p.m. (English) and 7 p.m. (Spanish). Sundays: at 8 a.m. and 10 a.m. (English); 12 p.m. and 5 p.m. (Spanish). Sunday Mass is also celebrated in the Old Mission Church 7 a.m. (English) and 7 p.m. (Spanish).
Sacrament of Reconciliation
Reconciliation is on Saturday at 9 a.m in the Serra Center except for holiday weekends or during Lent and Advent. Consultation with a priest is available by appointment.
For Baptisms, Anointing of the Sick, Weddings or Funerals, please call the parish office at 760-757-3250.
How to Get Here:
Take Interstate 5 north to Route 76 (not 78) east. Go 4 miles and make a left on Ranch Del Oro. You'll come to the historic mission's front door. The Parish is directly on your right hand side.
4070 Mission Ave., Oceanside, CA 92057
Our Parish Office is open Tuesday through Saturday from 8:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
For more contact information, click here.
The Mission San Luis Rey Community is rooted in the values and spirituality of St. Francis of Assisi.
Our parish staff mission: Faith, Evangelization, Hospitality, Compassion and Service.
The Community of Mission San Luis Rey is formed from these five communities:
the Franciscan Friars of Old Mission San Luis Rey
Mission San Luis Rey Parish
The Retreat Center of Old Mission San Luis Rey
The Cemetery of Old Mission San Luis Rey
The Franciscan School of Theology
Each of our communities makes up the greater Catholic Faith Community of Mission San Luis Rey. In the spirit of St. Francis and St. Claire of Assisi, we welcome you and pray that you will feel at home here at the "Old Mission" and "San Luis Rey Parish."