Holy Mass

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Saturday

9 am, 5:30 pm (Vigil)

Sunday

6:30 am (Spanish),

8:30 am, 10:30 am,

1:00 pm (Spanish),

5:30 pm

Weekdays

7:30 am (except Wed.),

7:00 pm (Wed. only, Spanish)

Holy Days

7:30 am and evening, as announced.

Reconciliation

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Saturdays after the 9:00 am Mass and 4:00 pm to 5:00 pm (English)


Wednesdays 6:00 pm to 7:00 pm and Sundays 12:00 pm to 1:00 pm (Spanish)

From the Catechism of the Catholic Church:

On Christmas: To become a child in relation to God is the condition for entering the kingdom. For this, we must humble ourselves and become little. Even more: to become “children of God” we must be “born from above” or “born of God”. Only when Christ is formed in us will the mystery of Christmas be fulfilled in us.

- CCC 526

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This Week: The Nativity of the Lord

We are the Roman Catholic Faith Community of St. Philomena, called to live the Gospel of Jesus Christ through our celebrating and praying together, through our support of the faith development of each member and through our compassionate service and care for one another and the world. We do this because of our commitment to our faith, our hope in the reign of God and our love of God and neighbor.

Christmas Mass Schedule

Wednesday, Christmas Eve

Thursday, Christmas Day

Note that there is no evening Mass on Christmas Day. Christmas is a Holy Day of Obligation.

Also don’t forget that Our Lord asks that we honor His Mother with Mass on New Year’s Eve at 5:30 pm or New Year’s Day at 9:00 am. This is the Solemnity of the Blessed Virgin Mary, the Mother of God, and is also a Holy Day of Obligation.

Please Help

This month the Outreach Program will be collecting warm clothing items and food for the following programs. There will be boxes labeled for the particular program inside the main entrance to place these items:

Affordable Care Act Alert

If you are purchasing insurance through the Exchange, the only healthcare plans in Washington which do not subsidize elective abortions are the Premera Multistate plans. Please consider choosing one of these plans.

Also note that there is another alternative, which for many people is cheaper and better, and does not require us to subsidize abortion, sex-change operations, sterilizations, etc. Christian Healthcare Coops abide by Biblical principles and do fulfill the federal requirement to purchase insurance under the Affordable Care Act:

Links

Información de las Quinceañeras está aquí.

Reconciliation, Eucharist, and Confirmation schedules are on the Sacraments page

Pray the Divine Office to consecrate your day to the Lord: Universalis.com or DivineOffice.org

Traveling for business or pleasure? Don’t forget to make the Holy Mass a part of your plans: call 1-858-207-6277 or go to www.masstimes.org.

Find the readings and Gospel for today here: Daily Mass Readings from the NAB

Coming Events
12/25 Christmas Day
1/1 Solemnity of the Mother of God
1/4 Youth Group
1/11 Youth Group
1/20 Mass and March for Life
1/31 Spaghetti Dinner

Parish Registration Form

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