Where Are the Advent Reconciliation Services?

ADVENT RECONCILIATION SERVICES During the season of Advent, we encourage you to attend any of the Communal Reconciliation services listed below, including our own. Saturday Reconciliation at our Parish will continue through Sat., Dec. 7th, in the Priests Offices, then will not be available until Jan. 4th, 2020. Our Advent Bilingual Reconciliation Service at MISSION […]

Christmas Angel Tree

Social Outreach announces that the 2019 Christmas Angel Tree benefiting needy children in our community is available in Serra Center. The process for giving is simple: Take an ornament from the tree Return a new, unopened gift by Sunday, December 15th Attach the ornament to the gift Don’t forget, taking an ornament is a commitment […]

The Work of Redemption

Peace and all Good! The first Sunday of Advent, with which we begin this liturgical year, has a very similar tone to the final Sundays of the previous liturgical year. We have finished the previous year in the expectant tone of Christ’s return, which is like the climax of the whole work of redemption. We […]

Bulletin for 12-01-2019

INSIDE: We have finished the previous year in the expectant tone of Christ’s return, which is like the climax of the whole work of redemption. We begin the year in the same key, that is, remembering that Christ is coming. (Fr. Oscar – pg. 3)

Advent and Holiday Schedule

Thank you for observing Advent and the Christmas Season with us here at Mission San Luis Rey Parish. Below is our schedule for the upcoming celebrations in our Parish. Happy Advent! For a PDF version of this calendar, click here

SAINT ANTHONY Visits MSLRP

The Franciscan Friars invite you to join them Saturday, November 30th, in welcoming Saint Anthony of Padua. Saint Anthony will be visiting you in the form of two holy, first‐class and precious relics from his Basilica in Padua, Italy. The relics will be accompanied by Friar Bortolino Maistrello, an OFM Conventual Franciscan. Before his visit, […]

Giving Tuesday, Dec. 3, 2019

Over the past two years we have invested over $230,000 in significant repairs and maintenance on our Parish buildings. We’ve put new roofs on the Parish Center, Loretto House, St. Francis Hall. We also had to fumigate the Parish Center. These projects were all funded from our Parish Building Fund, which used up a large […]

Bring to the Table of the Lord

Are you joining us for Thanksgiving Day Mass at 10:00 am, in Serra Center? If yes, bring to the table of the Lord an offering of non-perishable food items such as soups, canned vegetables, corn, canned fruits, canned tuna or chicken or spam, jars of peanut butter, jars of jelly, pop-top canned meals, boxed cereal, […]

Bulletin for 11-24-2019

INSIDE: Rather than calling up images of Jesus Christ dressed in royal purple, the Gospel proclaims it is the sign over his head on the throne of the wood of the cross. (Fr. Vince – pg. 3)

God Continues to Love Us Always

With this beautiful Solemnity of Christ the King, we bring our liturgical year to a close. However, today’s feast transforms our image of Christ the King—what makes him “kingly.” Rather than calling up images of Jesus Christ dressed in royal purple, the Gospel proclaims it is the sign over his head on the throne of […]