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St. Patrick Catholic School is now accepting applications for the 2019-2020 school year If you are interested in giving your child a strong Catholic education, please stop by St. Patrick’s school office and pick up an Application Packet or visit them at and go to Admissions and download the packet. Questions, please call Cynthia […]

Pope Francis invites us to ‘Share the Journey’

November 10th at 9am starting at the Mission San Luis Rey Parish Serra Center Pope Francis launched the ‘Share the Journey’ campaign to transform the culture of indifference that exists about the 65 million migrants and refugees fleeing violence, extreme poverty, and injustice – to a culture of encounter. Fr. Vince Mesi, OFM, pastor of […]

Bishop McElroy Announces Listening Sessions with the Faithful

To accomplish genuine reform, Bishop McElroy will hold eight listening sessions throughout the diocese. These meetings will focus on seeking input from people in the pews on the pathway to such reform, listening to those who have been victimized by clerical sexual abuse either directly or in their families, and praying for God’s grace to […]