Latest News for 12-19-2021

Serra Christmas

The Latest News

  • The Mass for Mary, Mother of God, will be on Saturday, January 1st, at 10 AM, in the Serra Center. The evening Masses, of 4 PM and 6 PM Spanish, will be the vigil Masses for the Feast of the Epiphany.
  • The Parish Office will close at 11:30 a.m. this Thursday, the 23rd. We apologize for any inconvenience. The office will also be closed from Christmas Day until Tuesday, January 4th.
  • We would also like to announce that Fidel Flores, one of our maintenance workers, will be retiring after working with the Parish for 31 years. We thank him for his many years of dedication and service, and let us all pray for continued blessings on him and his family during this next phase of his life.
  • This weekend, we will have Father Pat Murphy preach at all our Masses, except the 7 am. Father Pat is the Director of Casa del Migrante, an organization that helps our migrant brothers and sisters in Tijuana. Father Pat will also be accepting donations in cash or check only. There will be tables outside to take in your donations. Please be as generous as you can, especially to help those who are most in need.

The Simbang Gabi celebration is ongoing!. Enjoy this short video invitation from Father Sam Nasada to join from December 16 – 23, at 6:30 pm in the Parish Chapel. We encourage you to get involved and celebrate together with our Filipino community.

The Culture and Diversity Ministry is offering an orientation to Simbang Gabi before the celebration on December 23. To RSVP, please call Betty at 760-439-8032 and leave a message.

The Posadas celebration is ongoing! begins this Thursday the 16th. Enjoy this short video invitation from Father Sam Nasada, OFM, to join us from December 16 – 23, at 6:30 pm outside the Old Mission Church. We encourage you to get involved and celebrate together with our Hispanic community.

The Christmas Mass Schedule is now available here and on the back page of the bulletin. PLEASE NOTE that the 3 pm Spanish mass on Christmas Day has been canceled.

We thank you for taking part in these upcoming holy days, here at Mission San Luis Rey Parish.

Late Nite Catechism 3, Til Death Do Us Part: tickets are here! We’ll be hosting the critically acclaimed comedy show on Friday, January 21st in Serra Center. Click here for more information and tickets.

Opportunity Drawing! Fr. Sam invites you to stop by the Late Nite Catechism table after Mass to get your tickets for an opportunity drawing for a chance to win an Electric Bike. Fr. Sam demonstrates the bike here in this video.

Mission San Luis Rey Parish will be hosting the critically acclaimed comedy show, Late Nite Catechism, on Friday, January 21st. Stop by after Mass to get your tickets or click here. Tickets will also be available in the Parish Office.

We greatly appreciate your donations for our Christmas Food Baskets. Click here for a link to donate.

Click for scripture, news, and events from your parish family.

Social Outreach: Our Social Outreach Department is in need of donations. Click here for a wish list of items and our amazon wishlist link; we appreciate your support.