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Celebrating Martin Luther King


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Celebrating Martin Luther King, and news, inspiration and events from your parish family at Mission San Luis Rey

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Celebrating Martin Luther King

  1. 1. Our Parish is served by the Franciscan Friars of the Province of Saint Barbara. Please pray for them.
  2. 2. A Note from Fr.Vince You recall that it was Andrew who brought the child with the loaves and fishes to meet Jesus. This is a beautiful characteristic of Andrew—to introduce the Lord to others. We might ask ourselves how we do this in our lives?! – Fr. Vince See the bulletin for Fr. Vince’s complete message.
  3. 3. This is a women’s retreat with an Al- Anon focus. Enjoy meetings, yoga & a writing workshop & for more information & registration
  4. 4. This weekend, we celebrate the life and work of Martin Luther King Jr. He was not a Catholic, but Mr. King’s goals were strongly aligned with the themes of Catholic Social Teaching: the life and dignity of all people; the call to community participation and inclusion of all Americans, regardless of their skin color,
  5. 5. Wedding Receptions and Quinceañera Celebrations Call Blanca Estrada at 760-310-7984 Saint Francis Hall
  6. 6. Entrance Antiphon May all the earth give you worship and praise, and break into song to your name, O God, Most High. (Psalm 65 (4)
  7. 7. The Bible-our Owner’s Manual Saturday Workshop January 27th 9:30 a.m.-2:30 p.m. Gain a deeper appreciation for studying and praying the Bible. Learn what the church and its official documents teach about it. Registration coming soon! Fr. Michael Guinan, ofm Save the date!
  8. 8. PARISH DIRECTORY UPDATE Your portraits are in the mail this week. Printed copies of the Parish Directory are expected in March. Please keep an eye on bulletin for distribution dates and times.
  9. 9. Being Franciscan Conversations on Living a Franciscan Life Join us after 8am Mass and before the 10am Mass Sunday, January 21st from 8:50am in St. Francis Hall Brother Javier Garcia, OFM (aka Br.Tito) will present: “Br.Tito’s Experience with the Poor” Free Will Offering suggested Sponsored by MSLRP Religious Education, and the Mission San Luis Rey Retreat Center
  10. 10. Responsorial Psalm Here am I, Lord; I come to do your will. Psalm 40
  11. 11. 2018 Great Chili Cookoff Enter your Chili or enjoy a fun evening! Friday, January 19, 2018 6-8pm in St. Francis Hall Adults $10.00 Children 6-12 yrs $5.00 Children 5 and under Free To enter your chili or For more information, Contact Steve Kimball 760-631-7176 See a Knight for tickets. Sponsored by the Knights of Columbus
  12. 12. As Franciscans, we believe that we have a calling to advocate for those who are downtrodden, putting the needs of the poor and vulnerable first; and always recognizing that we are one human family, regardless of racial, ethnic, economic, and ideological differences.
  13. 13. Who should come?  Those preparing to enter the sacred Liturgical Season of Lent  All who recognize the importance of preparing for Easter Sunday  Anyone seeking biblical sources for this Holy Season Fee per person: $30; light lunch included **Please Bring Your Bible** With Fr. Larry Dolan
  14. 14. Communion Antiphon The Lord has prepared a feast for me: given wine in plenty for me to drink. (Cf. Psalm 22:5)
  15. 15. 4 Weeks of Soup & Study Filller text Fr. Vince The Gospel of Saint Mark Starts Thursday January 18th 6pm for Soup 6:30pm Talk Saint Francis Hall St. Mark
  16. 16. For the Latest News and Features Please join us on our parish website: We’re also on Facebook! On Facebook, just type Mission San Luis Rey Parish into “search” to find our page. For updates on “Twitter”, join us at
  17. 17. Like Dr. Martin Luther King, our Franciscan brothers and sisters and our Catholic Church invite us to prayer and action that show our concern for human life in society, for the relationships of justice and love that form the fabric of our lives.
  18. 18. Electronic Giving: Fast, easy, & secure Support Support the work of our church through Electronic Giving. Have your weekly or monthly contribution debited from your checking or savings account and transferred directly into the church account safely and electronically—you’ll never have to remember your checkbook again! Pick up an authorization form today from the Kiosk in the Serra Center, online or in the Parish Office.
  19. 19. Reading from Today’s Mass Speak, LORD, for your servant is listening. 1 Samuel 3:3b-10b, 19
  20. 20. We must regain the conviction that we need one another, that we have a shared responsibility for others and the world, and that being good and decent are worth it. A THOUGHT FROM POPE FRANCIS We must regain…
  21. 21. For more information, go to Thank you for your donations to our Social Concerns
  22. 22. “I have a dream today… Now is the time to rise from the dark and desolate valley of segregation. We cannot turn back. We cannot walk alone.” Martin Luther King, Jr.
  23. 23. Presentation Sunday, January 14th 9:15 a.m. St. Francis Hall Who should come?  Anyone willing to give 10-15 hours a month to help create a brighter future for a child  All who want to find out more about serving as a volunteer advocate  All are welcome!
  24. 24. Gospel John was standing with two of his disciples, and as he watched Jesus walk by, he said, "Behold, the Lamb of God." John 1:35-42
  25. 25. Join 4,000+ families and individuals as we partake in nationwide celebrations of life by participating in the 6th Annual San Diego Walk for Life. Come to 6th & Laurel in Balboa Park on January 20, 2018 from 8:30am to 12:00pm.