Save The Date
The Parish Lenten Reconciliation Service is on April 1, 2014 at 7:30 p.m.
The “Sunday Sip”
after the 5:30 p.m. Sunday Mass
Join us in the patio between the church and the Hall for a Lenten-themed “Sunday Sip” after the 5:30 p.m. Mass this Sunday, March 9.
We will have wine, sparkling water, and simple hors d’oeuvres, with music playing in the background. It’s a great way to relax and meet new people before the workweek starts.
Please Join Us This Friday!
Pray The Way of the Cross: 7 p.m.
Unique experience each week
March 14, 21, 28, April 4, 11
Fast Simple Meal: in Parish Hall
Following the Way of the Cross
(Community and Fellowship)
$5 donation requested
Almsgiving Martha’s Kitchen
Benefits from additional monetary donations
Martha’s Kitchen serves breakfast in our Hall every Friday morning for 100+ homeless and poor individuals. When you come to the Hall for the simple meal, we encourage you to bring the following additional donations for Martha’s Kitchen: men’s deodorant, toothpaste, toothbrushes, razors, men’s socks, and extra fruit from your trees. If you have any questions about Martha’s Kitchen, please contact Teri Neustaedter at firstname.lastname@example.org or Alan Traynor at (323) 804-3388.
Join the Bible Study Group!
We are beginning an in-depth study of St. Paul’s Letter to the Romans, which has been called “the most influential document in Christian theology.” Thus, studying Romans is a great way to increase our understanding of the faith.
We meet in the Parish Center (504 N. Roxbury Dr.) every other Saturday from 10 a.m. – 12 noon, with a repeat on the following Monday from 7 – 9 p.m.
Attend whichever day is more convenient for you. The upcoming meetings include: March 10, March 22 & 24 and April 5 & 7.
Each meeting begins with a Scripture-based prayer; then we discuss the readings and answer questions.
Study materials cost $20, and will be provided at the first meeting. We also offer a Bible for $10.
All are welcome to join; and no prior knowledge of the Bible is needed. For more information, please call (310) 285-5425, or E-mail email@example.com.
Young At Heart
The Young at Heart Group will meet on Saturday, March 15, at 11 a.m. in the Parish Hall.
The speaker for March is Tim Sunder, CPA, a Specialist on Reversed Mortgages with nine years experience in this field. Because of a conflicting church event, Mr. Sunder’s February talk was postponed until March. We request that you arrive promptly at 11 a.m. Lunch will follow the cost is $10 per person.
A warm welcome is extended to new and interested parishioners of all age groups. Please join us, meet new friends for an enjoyable afternoon. To RSVP or for more information, call (310) 285-5425.
Sacred Heart Sisters’ Profession of Vows
The Sisters of the Society Devoted to the Sacred Heart invite you to witness the Consecration of Sister Gabrielle, Sister Rose, Sister Sophia and Sister Ines as they make their Perpetual Profession of Chastity, Poverty, and Obedience on Saturday March 29, 2014 at 11 a.m. at Mission Basilica San Juan Capistrano.
Please pray for our Sisters and share our joy by attending the Mass. For more information about the Sisters visit: www.sacredheartsisters.com
Los Angeles Catholic Lawyers Association
On Saturday, March 29, from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m., the Los Angeles Catholic Lawyers Association will host its Sixth Annual One Day Spiritual Retreat at the St. Joseph Campus of Sacred Heart Retreat House 507 N. Granada Ave., Alhambra, CA 91801
The retreat theme “The New Evangelization and the Legal Profession” will be presented by Los Angeles Auxiliary Bishop Edward W. Clark. The cost for the retreat is $65 (includes lunch.)
The retreat is open to all judges, lawyers, and law students. Anyone interested in attending is encouraged to email Antoinette Marino at; firstname.lastname@example.org
While this retreat is founded upon the Catholic faith tradition, all people of all faith traditions are welcome to join us or to call Ms. Marino at (310) 445-4165.
Catholicism Video Series:
Learn more about the Catholic faith
Join us this Thursday (March 13) from 7 – 8:30 p.m. in the Parish Center (504 N. Roxbury Drive) as we journey deep into the heart of the Catholic faith.
We will watch the final one-hour video (“World Without End: Last Things”) from Fr. Robert Barron’s groundbreaking documentary series Catholicism; and then we will have discussions in small groups.
At 6 p.m. on March 13, we will play the video from March 6 (“Prayer and the Life of the Spirit”) for anyone who may have missed it.
All are welcome, even if you may have missed some or all of the previous videos.
The Worship Commission is offering every Tuesday after the 12:05 Mass in the Sacred Heart Chapel the recitation of the Holy Rosary. Please join us for this rewarding intercession of our Most Holy Mother.