What if you could live the joy of the resurrection for the next 50 days? Sign up for our Easter season text message

So, do you want to continue live in the joy of our Lord’s resurrection?  If you said yes, we invite you to sign up for our new weekly Easter text message. These texts will be sent to you, if you choose to subscribe, once a week for the next seven weeks.  It will include passages Read more

Holy Week and Easter Sunday schedule

Holy Thursday, April 17 NOTE: No 8:00 a.m. Mass on Holy Thursday and Good Friday Mass of the Lord’s Supper at 7:30 p.m. at St. James (preceded by musical meditations on the Eucharist at 7:00) Misa Cena del Señor a las 7:00 de la noche en Misión San León Good Friday, April 18 (at St. Read more

Are you an adult and have been baptized but not confirmed?

A surprising number of adults have been baptized and receive Eucharist, but never completed their initiation sacraments by receiving Confirmation. Are you one of them? Would you like to be confirmed this spring? Join an 8‐week confirmation preparation journey beginning Monday, Mar 3 and continuing on Monday evenings thru Apr 28, 7:30‐ 9:00 p.m. in Read more

Support group for separated or divorced meets every Sunday at St. James

An ongoing support group for anyone suffering from the pain and loss associated with a separation or divorce meets Sundays at 10:15 AM at the Ministry Center. For more information contact Frank Grant at (760) 533-1520 fwgrant@gmail.com or Jan Nadler PhD at (760) 814-8604.

Support the on-going mission of the Church in San Diego. Contribute to the Annual Catholic Appeal

Brothers and Sisters, St. James ‐ St. Leo Catholic Community is pleased to participate in the 2014 “Called to Serve” Annual Catholic Appeal. This appeal supports charitable needs throughout the Diocese of San Diego. Your contribution benefits Catholic Charities, provides emergency assistance to Catholic schools in need, and provides support for vocations and seminary formation Read more

Have you signed up for our new online giving program? Click here to find out how you can support your parish family!

Thank you to the many families that have signed up for Online Giving!  If you manage your bills online, we’re sure you’ll like the convenience of giving to your church online. It’s safe and secure, and you decide exactly when your gift is made and where it goes. You can even view your giving history Read more

Join the Church. Start your RCIA journey today!

The Rite of Christian Initiation of Adults (RCIA) is the process which prepares adults to be fully initiated members of the community by receiving the sacraments of Baptism, Confirmation, and Eucharist. Contact Deacon Peter (619‐ 991‐5311) or Katie (858‐755‐2545, ext 107) Hodsdon to learn more about this wonderful experience of formation and transformation.

Have questions about becoming Catholic again? We have just what you need…

The Returning Catholics Program is designed to assist those who wish to consider returning to the Church.  The program includes updating in the beliefs and practices of the Catholic Church, listening to the stories of those who have been away and, most importantly, helping them reconcile any negative feelings they may have about the Church.  Read more

If you’ve lost a loved one, come join our bereavement support group

If you’re in need of consolation after losing a loved one, this Christ‐centered faith sharing bereavement group is for you. We will meet for six Thursdays beginning October 24. Prayer, scripture, faith sharing and fellowship begin at 10:00 a.m. Cost: $6/person, to cover the cost of Participant Journal. For more details or to register, contact Read more

Pray for Fr. John, Fr. Juan, Fr. Lawrence and all our priests

A Prayer for Priests By John Cardinal O’Connor O loving Mother Mary, Mother of Priests, take to your heart your sons who are close to you because of their priestly ordination and because of the power which they have received to carry on the work of Christ in a world which needs them so much.  Read more