Make plans this Advent and Christmas to enter more fully into the season, as we prepare for the birth of our Savior, by participating in these special events, services, and masses. 


Saturday, December 4

Holy Trinity Live Nativity // 5:30 – 8:30 PM

Our parish school will be sponsoring their third annual Live Nativity. All are invited to experience a journey to Bethlehem presented by HTCS students. Our Live Nativity experience includes live animals, music, a Christmas store, toy drive, food, and more.

 

Sunday, December 5

Breakfast with Santa // 8:00 – 11:00 AM

SFA Family Life Center. Breakfast will include pancakes, sausage, eggs, biscuits and gravy, juice, and coffee. It will be served after the 10:00 am Mass, however, Santa will only be present from 9:00 to 11:00 AM. The cost is $5/person. Make sure to bring your own camera to capture the special moments!

Wednesday, December 8

Solemnity of the Immaculate Conception

Holy Day of Obligation // Mass // 8:30 AM // 12:15 PM // 6:00 PM

Sunday, December 12

Feast of Our Lady of Guadalupe Celebration

Las Mañanitas 6:00 am with flower offering // Mass with Mariachis at 1:00 pm and reception in the Family Life Center with Matachines.

*Activities will be in Spanish but all are welcome.

Sunday, December 12

Annual Christmas Concert: Follow the Star, follow the King

Featuring the St. Francis of Assisi Chorale and Orchestra.
Reception to follow. Tickets/ RSVP in Parish Office.

Monday, December 13  & Tuesday, December 14

Advent Mission 2021 – Light of the World  More info
DEC 13th – English // DEC 14th – Spanish // 6:30 – 8:30 PM

This Advent, spend time with Jesus, the true light of the world, and learn how to DAILY receive the rest and restoration He offers us.

Friday, December 17 – Thursday, December 23

Family Life Center // 7:00 PM 

We will read the Gospel of the day and do a reflection, pray the Rosary and ask for Posadas. The objective is to prepare ourselves to celebrate Christmas, reflecting on the mystery of the Incarnation and birth of our Redeemer.

This activity will be in Spanish and everybody is welcome!!!

CHRISTMAS MASSES

Friday, December 24

4:00 PM // 6:00 PM  

Friday, December 25

12:00 AM – Midnight // 9:00 AM // 11:00 AM – Spanish

Sunday, December 26

8:00 AM // 10:00 AM // 1:00 PM // 4:30 PM

Friday, December 31

Solemnity of Mary, Mother of God (Not a Holiday this year) // Vigil Mass // 6:00 PM

Saturday, January 1

Solemnity of Mary, Mother of God // New Year Day Mass // 10:00 AM

Sunday, January 2

Regular Sunday Schedule including the Vigil Mass at 5:00 PM on Saturday


The parish offices will be closed starting noon 12/23 until 1/3. There will be no adoration during this time. There will be no confessions on Saturday, December 25, or January 1, as well.

 

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