Bulletin for 1-27-2019

INSIDE: “’…He is the anointed one, the Messiah. He comes with good news for the poor, the sick, the captive. He comes to bring jubilee, the year of favor in which all debts are revoked and people can begin fresh and free.’” ‐ Fr. Vince (pg. 3)

Welcome and Good-Bye

As we come together for worship on this Third Sunday in Ordinary Time, I would like to share with you a reflection by Alice Camille in her book “God’s Word is Alive!” Reflecting on the Gospel of Luke for today’s Mass, she says: “Jesus surrounds himself with no air of mystery in Luke’s story. He […]

Don’t Miss This

Please join us for a cake reception in the Serra Gardens on Sunday, January 27th, after 10 a.m. Mass as we bid a fond farewell and thank you to Kathleen Flanagan, and welcome and greet our new Parish Administrator, Gwyn Grimes. Kathleen Flanagan has taken on another role in the Province of St. Barbara. In her […]

Bulletin for 1-20-2019

INSIDE: In the miracle at Cana, Jesus reveals his glory in the Gospel according to John. On this initial Sunday of Ordinary Time, we begin to believe anew in him as the disciples began to believe for the first time. ‐ Fr. Vince (pg. 3)

Mirror of the Love of God

Today’s Gospel story of Jesus changing water into wine at the wedding feast at Cana is the third revelation of Jesus and what he has been sent to accomplish.  At Christmas, we celebrate the Incarnation—God is revealed in human flesh.  At the Epiphany, Jesus is shown as the light of for all nations—represented by the […]

Catch Up With St. Luke

Did you miss the first or second class for Soup and Study?  No stress!  Your notes are online! This past week, Fr. Vince talked about the Parables of Mercy in St. Luke’s Gospels.  If you missed the class and would like to learn more, there are links available here that showcase both powerpoint presentation from […]

Premier Swing Band Enroute to San Luis Rey Parish!

The South Coast Swing Band has been heating up dance floors across Orange County with the Big Band sound of Duke Ellington, Glen Miller, Benny Goodman and more since 1982. Now this fabulous 16 piece orchestra and vocalist are coming to Serra Center to provide the musical backdrop for our fabulous St. Valentine’s Day Gala. […]

Bulletin for 1-13-2019

INSIDE: Our baptism marked the beginning of our Christian lives. God the Father looked upon us with pride and declared: “You are my beloved sons and daughters, upon whom my favor rests.” ‐ Fr. Vince (pg. 3)

Pastoral Council Asks: Is God Calling You?

Have you considered becoming a member of the Pastoral Council? Do you know a parishioner who has the willingness to share their personal gifts and talents on the Pastoral Council? The purpose of the Pastoral Council is to lead the parish community in the discernment and expression of its mission. It does this through ongoing […]

Fight Against Hunger

As part of our Social Outreach and Advocacy ministry, parishioners at San Luis Rey have come together to feed the poor in our Oceanside community through bi-weekly meal preparation and restaurant-style serving at a local homeless shelter, Bread of Life.  Parishioners can join one of our “Serving Teams” that sets up a unique menu and […]