2019 Holy Week Liturgical Schedule

2019 Holy Week Liturgical Schedule Holy Thursday – April 18th Mass of the Lord’s Supper 7:00 PM Followed by prayer before the Blessed Sacrament until 10:00 PM in Prendergast Hall   Good Friday – April 19th Stations of the Cross Outside – Gather in front of the Church – 12:00 PM Celebration of the Lord’s Passion…

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From the Pastor

This is the fifth week of Lent. In this week’s readings, we see a powerful connection between the first and the Gospel reading. The first reading documents that God opened the sea and a path through the mighty waters, in which an entire army drowned. This, of course, is the story of the parting of…

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Principal, Santa Sophia Academy

Santa Sophia Academy in coordination with the Diocese of San Diego is seeking a qualified and experienced educational leader who is deeply committed to further the development of the faith life and academic excellence of a single classroom Preschool through eighth parish grade school located in Spring Valley, California. Follow the link below for more…

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From the Pastor

We are in the third week of the Season of Lent. The readings today speak of God’s mercy and compassion. God is good, and His mercy is always there for us, but at the same time we need to understand, accept and cooperate with Him. Saint Augustine said it beautifully: “God created us without us, but…

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From the Pastor

We begin the holy season of Lent with a reflection on the Temptation of Jesus in the wilderness.  The reason this story is associated with the beginning of Lent is to remind us that Jesus was fully human and fully divine. As human, Jesus was tempted, and as divine, He defeated temptation. The incident reminds…

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