Join us for Healing Mass, Wednesday, July 30

Healing Mass with Fr. John Stuzzo, csc St. James Church, Solana Beach Wednesday night, July 30th, 2014 6:30 PM Music & testimony 7 PM Healing Mass & healing prayers Presider: Fr. John Stuzzo, csc Fr. John Struzzo has been ordained a priest of the Congregation of Holy Cross for 49 years.  He has a Ph.D. in Sociology Read more

Men of the parish, find peace. Go on retreat.

Deacon Peter Hodsdon will be leading the men of St. James on retreat August 29-31 at Old Mission San Luis Rey in Oceanside.  The theme of the retreat is “Finding Peace in a Demanding World”. To sign up, download the application. The retreat is sponsored by the St. James Knights of Columbus Council.

Remember the day we brought Jesus to Solana Beach

On June 22, 2014 (the Feast of Corpus Christi), St. James-St. Leo held a Eucharistic procession through the streets of Solana Beach.  Click on the link below to view a short video.

Have you though about being a lector at Mass?

Ministers of the Word, A Liturgical Minister Formation Workshop If you would like to become a lector…..join us on: Saturday, August 9, 9:00 a.m.‐2:30 p.m. and Thursday, August 14, 6:30‐9:00 p.m. Pastoral Center, Diocese of San Diego 3888 Paducah Dr., San Diego 92117 Fee: $35/person To Register: Contact the Office for Liturgy and Spirituality 858‐490‐8290 Read more

Want to help your 18-25 year old live their faith and connect with other Catholic young people this summer?

For more details, visit the website of the Office of Young Adult Ministry for the diocese. Summer Kickoff  BONFIRE at Crown Pt Sat, June 28th at Crown Pt  at 6-10pm Come on out with other 18-25 yr olds for a bonfire to meet new friends and have a great night. We will have volleyball, ultimate Read more

Pick up your copy of Deacon Peter’s new book, “The Path of Life”

Our own Deacon Peter Hodsdon has published his newest book, The Path of Life – Reflections on the Journey. It is a compilation of 78 of his most beloved homilies edited and progressively arranged in 12 chapters. To celebrate this contribution to our own faith journeys, there will be a book signing event in the Read more

Click here to download the Eudist newsletter

St. James-St. Leo is very blessed to be under the pastoral care of the Eudist community (known as the Congregation of Jesus and Mary). Click here to download the latest newsletter.

Fr. Lawrence and Deacon Joe are walking in the footsteps of St. Paul this fall. You want to go with them?

Click here to download more info. Questions?  Email Fr. Lawrence at

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

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