Each week, enjoy our pastor’s letter and scripture reflection, the latest news, events information, and opportunities for prayer from your parish family at Mission San Luis Rey.

Bulletin for 5-22-2022

In the midst of so many worries, it is very important that we stop for a moment, and ask the Holy Spirit to flood us with his peace.

— FR. Alberto(Page #3)
Bulletin for 5-22-22

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INSIDE THIS WEEK:

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  • Fr. Alberto invites us to trust in Jesus and accept his peace in our lives.
  • The parish office is closed on Saturday, May 28th for Memorial Day
  • Thank you and farewell to Natalie Ibarra
  • Welcome Sandra Dominguez, Director of Religious Education
  • Join us for our Multicultural Pentecost Mass
  • Financial Update for April
  • Vascular and Organ Wellness Ultrasound Screenings
  • Donations and volunteers needed for the Million Meal Event
  • Save the Date for a Movie Night: Pray: The Story of Patrick Peyton
  • The Diocese invites you to a Pentecost Mass for All Peoples
  • Honor Your Father by emailing his picture
  • Honor Your Graduate by emailing their picture
  • May is Mental Health Awareness Month
  • Mission Volunteer Opportunities
  • Prayer makes all the difference.
  • Today’s Scripture Readings: Nourishment for Your Soul
  • Keeping the Season of Easter: Readings for the week
  • Congratulations to all those who received First Communion
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Bulletin for 5-15-2022

“His passing leaves a big gap in the hearts of those who were blessed to know him and also in the life of the parish.  But I hope his life inspires us, like him, to try to better embody our parish identity. 

— FR. SAM NASADA, OFM (Page #3)
Bulletin for 5-15-2022

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INSIDE THIS WEEK:

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  • Fr. Sam remembers Tala Paulo
  • Funeral Services for Tala Paulo
  • Ministry for Military and Families
  • Creation Needs Your Help
  • Mental Health Awareness Month
  • Upcoming Saturday Reconciliation Dates
  • Friendship Cafe Postponed
  • Bereavement Ministry Meets
  • Seeking a Parish Car
  • Creation Needs Your Help
  • Knights of Columbus Baby Shower and Bottle Drive Event
  • Seeking a Parish Car
  • Ultrasound Health Screenings
  • Million Meal Signups now! Volunteer to donate or pack meals.
  • Pray! The Story of Patrick Peyton
  • Diocese invites you to a Pentecost Mass
  • Praying for the Repose of the Soul of Bishop Brom
  • Mission Rose Garden Volunteer Opportunity
  • Prayer Makes All the Difference
  • Nourishment for Your Soul
  • Keeping the Season: Fifth Sunday of Easter
  • This Week at Home
  • Multicultural Pentecost Sunday Outdoor Mass in Serra Gardens
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Bulletin for 5-8-2022

Jesus does not force us to listen to his voice when he calls us. He invites us to follow him freely. The choice to respond or not is ours.

– Fr. Oscar Mendez, OFM (Page #3) 
Bulletin for 5-8-2022

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INSIDE THIS WEEK:

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  • Fr. Oscar writes about our choice to respond to Jesus.
  • To stand or to kneel?
  • Upcoming Saturday Reconciliation Dates
  • Seeking a Parish Car
  • Creation Needs Your Help
  • Knights of Columbus Baby Shower and Bottle Drive Event
  • Prayer for Life
  • Mental Health Awareness Month
  • Jon Carlos Returns in Concert to MSLRP
  • Ultrasound Health Screenings
  • Million Meal Signups now! Volunteer to donate or pack meals.
  • Join our Virtual Bible Study on Zoom.
  • Social Outreach News
  • Job Opportunities
  • Happy Mother’s Day!
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Bulletin for 5-1-2022

If we loved as Jesus loves, what would our world look like today?  If we forgive as Jesus forgives, what would our world look like today? 

Fr. Alberto Villafan, OFM (Page #3)
Bulletin for 5-1-2022

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INSIDE THIS WEEK:

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  • Fr. Alberto writes about following the Good Shepherd, loving as Jesus loves.
  • Grief Support Ministry offers help.
  • To Be Faithful Witnesses: Third Sunday of Easter Reflection
  • Knights of Columbus Baby Shower and Bottle Drive Event
  • Seeking a car for Fr. Sam
  • Join our Virtual Bible Study on Zoom.
  • Creation Care Ministry Meeting Announcement
  • Thank You from the Friars and residents of Casa de Paco in Mexicali
  • Social Outreach News
  • Million Meal Signups now! Volunteer to donate or pack meals.
  • Job Opportunities
  • Join us for Flores de Mayo
  • Prayer makes all the difference.
  • Nourishment for your soul this week.
  • Chili Cookoff – enter your recipe and buy your tickets today!
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Bulletin for 4-24-2022

Pope Saint John Paul II called the Christian’s responsibility and duty toward nature and the Creator “an essential part of their faith,”

‐ Fr. Sam Nasada, OFM page 3)

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INSIDE THIS WEEK:

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  • Fr. Sam shares with us the Christian love of creation
  • Grief Support Ministry offers help.
  • Join our Virtual Bible Study on Zoom.
  • Mother’s Day Slideshow: send in your pictures!
  • Jesse Manibusan Concert April 29, 2022
  • Chili Cookoff – save the date for Friday, May 13th
  • Prayer Makes All the Difference
  • Nourishment for Your Soul
  • Join our Filipino Community to celebrate Flores de Mayo
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Bulletin for 4-17-2022

How are we going to prepare ourselves for Holy Week? Are we going to try to imitate and follow the example of Jesus, our savior and redeemer?

‐ Fr. Alberto Villafan, OFM page 3)
Bulletin for 4-17-22

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INSIDE THIS WEEK:

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  • Fr. Oscar writes about Easter Joy and the importance of the Easter Season.
  • Thank you for the Easter Lilies
  • Parish Offices Closed.
  • Grief Support Ministry offers help.
  • Creation Care Team invites you to a special screening.
  • Join the Children’s Rosary Program on Zoom.
  • Join our Virtual Bible Study on Zoom.
  • Mother’s Day Slideshow: send in your pictures!
  • Are you registered in our parish?
  • Jesse Manibusan Concert April 29, 2022
  • Chili Cookoff – save the date for Friday, May 13th
  • Prayer Makes All the Difference
  • Nourishment for Your Soul
  • Easter Sunday: The Gift of Easter
  • Congratulations and blessings to our RCIA Catechumens and Candidates.
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Bulletin for 4-10-2022


How are we going to prepare ourselves for Holy Week? Are we going to try to imitate and follow the example of Jesus, our savior and redeemer?

‐ Fr. Alberto Villafan, OFM page 3)
Bulletin for 4-10-22

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INSIDE THIS WEEK:

  • Fr. Alberto writes about the Passion, highlighting important details so that we may meditate on them during Holy Week.
  • No daily masses during the Easter Triduum.
  • Parish Offices Closed.
  • Lenten Reconciliation Services
  • Social Services Assistance in Oceanside
  • Palm Sunday Prayer and Readings
  • Creation Care Team Invites You
  • Jesse Manibusan in Concert!
  • Social Outreach Volunteers needed.
  • Mental Health Ministry walks with you.
  • Jesse Manibusan Concert April 29, 2022
  • Chili Cookoff
  • Job Opportunities at the Parish and Mission
  • Prayer Intentions
  • Nourishment for Your Soul
  • Easter Triduum & Easter Sunday Schedule
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Bulletin for 4-03-2022


Led by the priest celebrant, we are to pray for all the elect (those to be baptized) so that God frees them from the power of evil and fills them with faith, hope, and charity.

– Fr. Sam Nasada, OFM (Page #3)
Bulletin for 4-03-2022

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INSIDE THIS WEEK:

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  • Fr. Sam writes about the Scrutinies, the special rite for those in our RCIA program.
  • Jesse Manibusan in Concert!
  • Palm Sunday Weekend Mass Schedule
  • Nostra Aetate explained.
  • Donations for Ukraine
  • Multicultural Stations of the Cross
  • Lenten Reconciliation Services
  • Lenten Mission Pilgrimage
  • Creation Care Team Invites You
  • Social Outreach Volunteers needed.
  • Easter Food basket donations wanted.
  • Saturday food distribution is April 23.
  • Grief Support Ministry walks with you.
  • Prayer for Fifth Sunday of Lent
  • Job Opportunities at the Parish and Mission
  • Prayer Intentions
  • Nourishment for Your Soul
  • Holy Week Schedule for 2022
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Bulletin for 3-27-2022


God does not care about what we have done, about how we have hurt him. God cares that we were lost, but now are found. He just wants to put his arms around us and say, “let’s go home.”

Fr. Oscar mendez, OFM. (page three)
Bulletin for 3-27-22

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INSIDE THIS WEEK:

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  • Fr. Oscar writes about the love and mercy of God.
  • Thank all of our bakers and all those who purchased baked goods to support our St. Joseph’s Table.
  • Cesar Chavez day is March 31st, 2022
  • Jesse Manibusan in Concert!
  • Palm Sunday Weekend Mass Schedule
  • Easter Food basket donations wanted.
  • Return Your Rice Bowl Donations
  • Stations and Multicultural Stations of the Cross
  • Lenten Reconciliation Services
  • Lenten Mission Pilgrimage
  • Creation Care Team Invites You
  • Financial Update for February
  • Come and see what the life of a Friar is all about at Mission Santa Barbara
  • Prayer for Fourth Sunday of Lent
  • Easter Lilies: help decorate our worship spaces.
  • Job Opportunities at the Parish and Mission
  • Prayer Intentions
  • Nourishment for Your Soul
  • Holy Week Schedule for 2022
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Bulletin for 3-20-2022


Let us not leave conversion and repentance for tomorrow because we do not know if we will live tomorrow. We only have today to do it.

Fr. Alberto villlafan, ofm (Page #3)
Bulletin for 3-20-22

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INSIDE THIS WEEK:

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  • Fr. Alberto writes about Lent is a time to recognize who we really are before God.
  • Annual Lenten Collection
  • Prayer for Third Sunday of Lent
  • Bro. James Seiffert, OFM, Ordination to the Diaconate
  • Lenten Opportunities
  • Multicultural Stations of the Cross Announced
  • Lenten Reconciliation Services
  • The Church wants to hear from you! Join us in Synod.
  • Easter Food basket donations wanted.
  • Creation Care Team Invites You
  • Donations for Ukraine
  • Youth and Young Adult Synod
  • Young Adult Ministry is back!
  • Come and see what the life of a Friar is all about at Mission Santa Barbara
  • Easter Lilies: help decorate our worship spaces.
  • Jesse Manibusan in Concert!
  • Job Opportunities
  • Join Fr. Vince on Pilgrimage to the Holy Land and Italy!
  • Prayer Intentions
  • Nourishment for Your Soul
  • Prayer for the Third Sunday of Lent
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