We invite any person who is interested in registering in our parish to attend our next New Parishioner Event (NPE) “Meet & Greet”. During this NPE, you have the opportunity to meet staff and other parishioners. You will also go on a wonderful tour of the church with one of our priests who explains the beauty and meaning of our church building. It is during this event that you can complete a Parish Registration Form. Light snacks and refreshments will be served. Child care will be provided. We look forward to meeting you in Room A! RSVP to Patty at 714-842-3000 x115 or
Have you ever struggled with living your faith practically? Do you want advice on how to live as a Catholic where you are? James is one of the most practical books of the Bible. Its teachings speak loudly to all those who feel torn between the competing demands of this world and their faith.
Join other women for a 3-day silent retreat hosted by the Carmelite Sisters of the Most Sacred Heart of Los Angeles. The theme of the retreat is “In you, all find their home” (Psalm 87:7) let by Retreat Master Rev. John Henry Hanson, O.Praem.
Reserve your spot today by downloading a Registration Form on our parish website or visiting the Parish Office. The earlier you reserve your spot, the better! We will be sharing this experience with 3 other parishes.
Join the Cheerful Givers of St. Vincent de Paul with our eGiving Program! It’s never been easier to make your parish contributions.
THERE ARE SO MANY GREAT REASONS TO MAKE AUTOMATIC ONLINE DONATIONS THROUGH ST. VINCENT DE PAUL’S SECURE EGIVING PORTAL:
Simplifies your regular tithing
More convenient than remembering to write weekly checks
Significantly reduces the church’s costs
Supports the church with more consistent income
Provides the parish with better forecasting and greater confidence in meeting ministry goals
Real time access to your donation history
Have easy access to view your online profile
Go Green! Make a secure online donation
Allows you to make special one-time donations for holidays, special funds, appeals and certain ministries
A presentation by Cathy Duffy.
The Four Gospels by Fr. Jerome Karcher
Parish Bible Studies
Bible Study Lecture Series
Josi Greeley continues her Bible lecture series, this year focusing on Philippians, Ephesians, and Colossians. Presented weekly on Tuesday evenings at 7:00 PM in Meeting Rooms 1 & 2 and again on Thursday mornings at 9:30 AM in the Parish Hall. Everyone is welcome to attend. Come join us anytime! For more information please call 714 963-2745 or 714 596-6791.
Women’s Bible Study
Monday mornings 9:30-11:30 AM in the Parish Hall. Women meet for study, discussion, fellowship and prayer. Contact: Betty Pettitt: 714-839-9490, email: email@example.com OR Linda Serna: 714-964-3591, email: firstname.lastname@example.org
Men’s Bible Study
Wednesday mornings 7:45 AM in the Parish Hall
Men of the parish meet to discuss the Scripture readings for the upcoming weekend’s Masses. Contact Jon Roberts: 714-969-3055, email: email@example.com
Wednesday mornings, 9:30 AM, Room 1. Open to everyone, this is an opportunity to dig deeper into the Catechism of the Catholic Church to grow in your understanding of our faith. Bring your Catechism along with you.
Acts of the Apostles Bible Study
Monday Nights | 7 – 9 PM | Rooms 1 -2 | January 26 – June 15, 2015
If you’ve ever wondered what Acts is really about, how the Early Church relates to our Church today or about your role in the Kingdom of God, then join us for Acts: The Spread of the Kingdom. This Bible study explores the story of the Early Church in light of the Holy Spirit and demonstrates how this story is important for all Disciples of Christ.To register, please contact Patty Ledezma at 714-842-3000 x25 or firstname.lastname@example.org
QUICK JOURNEY THROUGH THE BIBLE – 8 WEEK STUDY
Do You Want to Read the Bible, But Don’t Know How to Begin?
Join us as we dive into Salvation History through the Bible with video presentation, discussion and your own workbook and timeline.
Thursday Evenings | January 29 – March 19, 2015 | 7:00 PM – 8:30 PM
Cost: $25 includes workbook, timeline & memory bracelet
To learn more, contact Patty Ledezma at 714.842.3000 x25 or email@example.com
“Everyone who drinks this water will be thirsty again; but whoever drinks the water I shall give will never thirst; the water I shall give will become in him a spring of water welling up to eternal life.” John 4:13-15