Opportunities and information for Faith Formation for children and adults at Mission San Luis Rey Parish.

Ages 3 to 6: Catechesis of the Good Shepherd

The Catechesis of the Good Shepherd helps children as young as age 3 to cultivate deep, lifelong relationships with Christ. Rooted in scripture, liturgy, and the educational principals of Maria Montessori, Catechesis of the Good Shepherd helps them cultivate that loving relationship with God in their most formative years. To view a short video about what the […]

A Serenade for Mother’s Day

Sandra Dominguez and Francisco Osio join together in a musical tribute to Mothers everywhere for Mother’s Day. Pictures were submitted by parishioners to honor their mothers. The words are: What a beautiful morning it is to come and greet you.We come together with joy to wish you a Happy Mother’s Day.On the day of your […]

Formación de fe durante COVID-19

Muchas personas en la parroquia Mission San Luis Rey se preguntan, ¿qué pasó con la educación religiosa? Con la incapacidad de reunirse para clases de educación religiosa, retiros juveniles o programas de preparación, ¿cómo se atiende a nuestras necesidades de educación religiosa? ¿Qué se está haciendo para todos los niños que se preparan para la […]

Faith Formation Covid-19 Update

Many folks at Mission San Luis Rey Parish are asking, what happened to Faith Formation? What is being done for all the children preparing for First Communion and Young Adults for Confirmation? With the inability to meet for religious education classes, youth retreats, and preparation programs, how are our Faith Formation needs to be met? […]

Praying Together 3-22-2020

Prayer for Spiritual Communion My Jesus, I believe that you are present in the Most Holy Sacrament. I love you above all things and I desire to receive you in my soul. Since I cannot at this moment receive you sacramentally, Come at least spiritually into my heart. I embrace you as if you were […]

Miércoles de ceniza Reflexión

Disfrute esta reflexión cuaresmal de nuestro pastor asociado, el Padre. Oscar Mendez, OFM, mientras reflexiona sobre nuestro Viaje Cuaresmal, comenzando con el Miércoles de Ceniza y las muchas oportunidades en la Parroquia Mission San Luis Rey.

Celebrating Marriage

This week, as we celebrate National Marriage Week across the United States, reading for reflection: Love is patient, love is kind. It is not jealous, love is not pompous, it is not inflated, it is not rude, it does not seek its own interests, it is not quick-tempered, it does not brood over injury, it […]

Ash Wednesday Information on Fasting & Abstinence

Lent is a time for us to voluntarily choose to do penance and mortification as an expression of gratitude to God for what Christ did for us through His Own Suffering and Death. It is an attempt to respond to the love that He so willingly gave to us. On Wednesday, Ash Wednesday, February 26, […]

Sunday of the Word of God

Next Sunday, January 26th, Catholic Churches around the world will celebrate “Sunday of the Word of God”, a special day newly instituted by Pope Francis that inspires us to give proper attention to God’s Word in the Holy Bible, in our daily habits and in our relationship to God. May this new celebration inspire us […]

How to Sell a Car, Franciscan Style

Did you know that it was during St Francis’ life, spurred by the growth of the merchant class, that money first became widely used in Italy? In the midst of this growth of commerce, the friars developed a deep understanding of how economics affects people and communities. Coupling their observations and theology, the Franciscan developed […]