Mission San Luis Rey Parish Faith Community Welcomes You
Thanksgiving Mass Thank God for all His Blessings at Mass in the Serra Center on Thursday, November 22th 2012 at 10am. We remember.We celebrate. We believe.
Farewell Mass Sunday, 11/25 at 12 noon (Spanish)Reception after in the McKeon Center. All are welcome!
Silent Advent Retreat Fri. Dec. 7 – Sun. Dec. 9, 2012 “Infancy Narratives according to the Gospel of Matthew.” With Fr. Michael Crosby, OFM author of “Finding Francis, Finding God.” Withdrawing from violence, the meaning of angel and mourning and embracing exile are the themes. www.sanluisrey.org“Lord, Lord, open the door for us!” Mt 25:1-13
Thinking About FRANCISCAN SPIRITUALITY St. Francis of Assisi,recognized that every human life is sacred,each a gift from God.
Advent Reconciliation Services MSLRP MSLRPBilingual in the Bilingual in the Serra Center Serra Center Friday Saturday December 14th December 15th 7pm 10amPlease see this Saturday weeks bulletin Reconciliation in Serra is for more cancelled from information. 12/3 thru 12/31
Donations of Christmas Cards WantedThe Diocese of San Diego’s Office of Social Ministry and Restorative Justice is asking for boxes of unsigned Christmas Cards, especially in Spanish. Please the bulletin for
Great News! The Capital Campaign to retrofit the Historic Church has reached its goal of raising 3.1 million dollars! Many thanks to the donors and volunteers who made this goal possible. www.sanluisrey.orgLook for the reopening in January, 2013!
Ministry News E-Cycling and SeeRecycling Eventsponsored by the Knights of Columbus Saturday Jan 26th See bulletin for details E-Waste, CRV bottles and cans, confidential documents shredded
Thinking about FRANCISCAN SPIRITUALITYService to others was one of St. Francis’ core values. Francis devoted himself to the service of the poor. This attention to social responsibility is a cornerstone of the Franciscan way of life.
Thursday, Nov 22th, Friday Nov.23th and Saturday Nov 24th, theParish Offices will be closed due to We will return on Tuesday, Thanksgiving. November 27th
Our new Associate Pastorwas ordained in Stockton, 1979 by now Cardinal Mahony. His last parish was St. Elizabeth’s in Oakland, California.Welcome, Father Arturo! Together in Mission + Catholic + Franciscan + Multicultural +
Franciscan Prayer A special evening in preparation for Christmas with Bro. Chris Best, OFM Fri. Nov. 30, 2012, 6:00 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. 6:00 p.m. Mass, 6:30 p.m. Dinner, 7:20 presentation (760) 757-3659“Lord, Lord, open the door for us!” Mt 25:1-13
Social ConcernsFor a donation of only $40.00, a needy family will receive a basket containing everythingnecessary for a beautiful Thanksgiving Dinner. Checks should be marked “food basket” and placed in the Sunday Collection. You are also invited to donate turkeys, hams, canned goods and home baked cakes, pies and cookies! Thank you for yourloving support of those in need! Carmen Parra Social Concerns Director 760-547-0708
Old Mission San Luis Rey Invites You Christmas at the Save the Date! Mission 2nd Annual Christmas Concert, Dessert and a Thousand Lights Friday, December 7th 7pm to 8:30pmCall 760-757-3651 X 161 oremail firstname.lastname@example.org for more informationProceeds support a new lighting and sound system for the Old Mission
Saturday Nov 24th, there will be NO Sacrament ofReconciliation due to Thanksgiving.
Please look on your chair for your commitmentcard this weekend, or ask an usher. Thank you! Fr. David Gaa, OFM Pastor MSLRP
St. Francis and the First Live Nativity Manger Greccio: The Child of Our Dreams With Sr. Dorothy McCormack, OSF & Sr. Susan Blomstad OSF December 14-16, 2012 Check-in: 4:00-6:00 p.m. Private single room: $255; Shared room $180pp; Commuter $130 pp www.sanluisrey.org“Lord, Lord, open the door for us!” Mt 25:1-13
YOUNG ADULT GROUP Our Mission is community, to help one another grow their relationships with Christ. Young Adults ages 18 to 25 are Meet welcome to join us. Nathan McWeeneyYouth Leadership Type Mslrp Young Adult Coordinator into Facebook search 760-547-0728 to find us.