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The Fiesta is this weekend!

Parish Fiesta 2013 | Photo by Chris Barnes The annual Fiesta starts this Friday and  it’s not too late to get presale Tickets for Food & Games, and Rides at a discounted rate! Click here to shop online. Presale ticket sales sold online will remain until Friday, after that you can get your tickets at the Fiesta itself.

If you ordered presale tickets on this website and do not have a child attending OLG School (or ordered them after today), please pick up your tickets at Will Call/Ticketing Booth on the day you attend the Fiesta.

We hope to see you at all three days (Friday, April 25, Saturday, April 26, and Sunday, April 27) of Food, Entertainment, Games, Rides, and most importantly, our Silent Auction!

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An Urgent Note from Fr. Ray

Fr. Gary KlauerFr. Gary Klauer, former pastor of Our Lady of Guadalupe, is near death.  Please keep him, his family, the Friars and all those who knew him in your prayers.  God will determine when Fr. Gary will die but his doctors have indicated that his death is near.  For the last many weeks, we have been praying for him at Mass.  Please continue to do so.

 

 

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RCIA The Way to Become Catholic (The Rite of Christian Initiation)

Do you or someone you know fall into one of the following situations? Never been baptized, baptized in another Christian faith, baptized Catholic but have not received your First Communion or Confirmation. If so, then RCIA is the place where you can ask questions about Catholicism and learn how to become Catholic. For more information, or to find out about our inquiry sessions please call Livier at (310) 372-7077 ext. 223

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Some Easter Thoughts from Fr. Ray

Happy Easter! May the Hope and Promise of the mystery of the Death and Resurrection of Jesus Christ, be with you and your family. Easter is the foundation of our Faith. May your celebration of Easter be a blessing to you and your family. On behalf of all the Friars and Staff of Our Lady of Guadalupe – Happy Easter! I pray for Pope Francis that he rekindles and renews our Hope in the Church.

We welcome all those who are visiting this weekend. If you live in the area, please consider making Our Lady of Guadalupe your parish and your home.

If you have grade school children, Our Lady of Guadalupe has a few openings Preschool through 8th Grade. Please call the School Office for more details.

Two dates that I need to call to your attention:

  • Next weekend of April 25-27th, Friday through Sunday, we have our FIESTA!! Plan to come and join the fun and activities. This is our principal fundraiser.
  • Remember also, that next weekend it the Canonization of Pope John XXIII and Pope John Paul II. Please read more about these great Saints of our Church who have affected the Catholic Church of the 21st Century.
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Welcome to the Community!

It is with great joy that the OLG community Congratulate and Welcome our RCIA candidates as they received their First Communion and Confirmation at the Easter Vigil on Saturday: Zach Baird, Terra O’Malley, Aura Orosco, Andres Diaz, Jimi Hazen, and Gus Pumungkas.

Also last December, 2013, Patricia Avila and Peter Um received their Confirmation.

May God continue to guide them and may Our Lady of Guadalupe protect them.

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An Easter Message from Mrs. April Beuder, Our School Principal

During this season of new life, I see the grace of our Lord in the growth and renewal of our school. We have a vibrant parent community willing to roll up their sleeves and share their gifts of time and talent. There is a joyful spirit of collaboration within our faculty and I continue to be impressed by their creativity and professionalism. As I walk through the classrooms, I marvel at the levels of student engagement and the enthusiasm for learning. Our students are thriving in every sense of the word and your continued support and prayers are truly appreciated. Easter blessings to all and I look forward to seeing you at the Fiesta!

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Congratulations Fr. Lazaro!

Fr. Lazaro Sandoval, OFM Conv.Congratulations Fr. Lazaro on the 7th Anniversary of your Ordination!

May the Love of the Lord be with you as you continue your most Holy and Blessed Work! Thank you for your many gifts you share with the Our Lady of Guadalupe Community.

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Divine Mercy Novena

Divine MercyDivine Mercy Sunday is on April 27th, 2014.

The Novena leaflets in English and Spanish are available at the back of the church. The Novena begins on Good Friday. Sacramental Confession and Holy Communion are the other two requirements for receiving the Indulgence. If desired, St. James Church and some of the surrounding parish will have Divine Mercy Devotions on that day.

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