lent Archive

Lent is Coming!

Lent is Coming!

This year Lent begins with Ash Wednesday on February 18th. Lent has been observed by Christians since the 4th Century. It is a time of reflection, penitence and spiritual renewal before Easter. Lent ends at midnight on Holy Saturday, the night before Easter Sunday. During Lent some Christians focus on giving up …
The Lord Who Will Never Leave Us (Meditation)

The Lord Who Will Never Leave Us (Meditation)

Today the world has special need of people whose minds and hearts have been enlightened by the word of the Lord and who can offer a credible witness that opens the hearts and minds of many others to desire God and true life, life without end (see …
A Note from Fr. Ray

A Note from Fr. Ray

Pope Benedict as declared this year to be a Year of Faith. Faith is a gift from God and for many of us, a gift which grew through our families. This year, especially in our Religious Education Program, we have been stressing the role of the family …
Ash Wednesday & Stations of the Cross

Ash Wednesday & Stations of the Cross

ASH WEDNESDAY, February 13 8:00 AM Mass & Ashes Noon Service with Ashes 2:15 PM Service with Ashes 5:30 PM Service with Ashes 6:30 PM Service with Ashes 7:30 PM Service with Ashes (Spanish) Stations of the Cross Fridays of Lent (Bi-Lingual) at 7:00 …
Sacrament of Reconciliation

Sacrament of Reconciliation

During Lent, the children of our parish will be making their First Reconciliation. They and their families have been preparing for this. We have encouraged families to come to receive this Sacrament together but individually. Hopefully this experience will only increase God’s grace within each family and will …
The Blue Cross

Healing the Broken Road…Via Dolorosa

It’s not too late to give more meaning to your Lenten Journey. Join Deacon Scott Palmer on Friday, March 30th @ 7:00pm for a special service that includes Stations of the Cross as a journey of healing through contemplation and musical prayer. Music will be …
KoC Fish Fry

KoC Fish Fry

Knights of Columbus Council 1990 Annual Fish Fry’s. Friday, March 2, March 16, and March 30. From 5-8PM at 214 Avenue I in Redondo Beach. Adults (13 and up) $11, Children (5-12) $5. Tickets available at the door.
The Way to Become Catholic

The Way to Become Catholic

RCIA – The Rite of Christian Initiation of Adults What are Scrutinies? For those preparing for full initiation at Easter, the ninety days from Ash Wednesday through Pentecost, are referred to as the Period of Purification and Enlightenment. During Lent our Elect and Candidates are invited to reflect on three …