St. Thomas the Apostle Catholic Church

Este de Los Angeles, Procesión Guadalupana / Our Lady of Guadalupe Procession, East Los Angeles

El Arzobispo Gómez invita a la procesión Guadalupana anual el 9 de diciembre en el Este de Los Angeles. La procesión comienza en la esquina de la Ford Blvd y Cesar Chávez y termina en el estadio del colegio del Este de Los Ángeles.

Archbishop Gomez invites to the annual procession to honor Our Lady of Guadalupe on December 9 in East Los Angeles. The procession begins at the corner of Ford Blvd and Cesar Chavez and ends at the East Los Angeles College stadium.

Celebración de Nuestra Señora de Juquila / Our Lady of Juquila Celebration

El Ministerio de la Virgen de Juquila invita a la parroquia a participar en el novenario en honor a La Virgen de Juquila y a la celebración el sábado 8 de diciembre comenzando con las mañanitas a las 5:30am y la misa solemne a las 3:00pm, seguida por la procesión.

The Ministry of the Virgin of Juquila invites the parish to participate in the novena in honor of the Virgin de Juquila and to the celebration on Saturday, December 8 beginning with the mañanitas at 5:30 a.m. and the solemn mass at 3:00 pm, followed by the procession.

Celebración de La Inmaculada Concepción / Immaculate Conception Celebration

Agrupación Nicaragüense La Purísima Concepción de María, invita a la comunidad a la celebración en honor a La Inmaculada Concepción de la Virgen María, el sábado 8 de diciembre del 2018. Misa solemne a las 7:00pm, seguido por la procesión y la gritería.

 

 Nicaraguan Association La Purísima Concepción de María, invites the community to the celebration in honor of The Immaculate Conception of the Virgin Mary, on Saturday, December 8, 2018. Solemn Mass at 7:00 pm, followed by the Procession.

Aniversario del Ministerio de Prevención y Rescate / Prevention and Rescue Ministry Anniverssary Celebration

El Ministerio de Prevención y Rescate invita a la comunidad a una noche de alabanza, para conmemorar su 20 aniversario el lunes 3 de diciembre en el Cunnane Hall de 7:00pm a 9:30pm. Contaremos con la presencia de Yesenia Flores.

 

The Ministry of Prevention and Rescue invites the community to a night of praise, to commemorate its 20th anniversary on Monday, December 3 at Cunnane Hall from 7:00 pm to 9:30 pm. We will have the presence of Yesenia Flores.

Celebración en honor a la Inmaculada Concepción / Celebration in honor of the Immaculate Conception

Agrupación Nicaragüense La Purísima Concepción de María, invita a la comunidad a la celebración en honor a La Inmaculada Concepción de la Virgen María, el sábado 8 de diciembre del 2018. Misa solemne a las 7:00pm, seguido por la procesión y la gritería.

 

Nicaraguan Association La Purísima Concepción de María, invites the community to the celebration in honor of The Immaculate Conception of the Virgin Mary, on Saturday, December 8, 2018. Solemn Mass at 7:00 pm, followed by the procession.

 

Voluntarios para el correo de Navidad / Christmas mail volunteers

Una vez más la oficina parroquial solicita voluntarios para procesar el correo navideño. Si está disponible de lunes a viernes de 10:00am a 4:00pm. Por favor llame para registrarse.

 

 Once again the parish office requests volunteers to process the Christmas mail. If you are available Monday through Friday from 10:00 am to 4:00 pm. Please call to register.

Programa de salud / Health Program

El Hospital Cedar Sinai y La Clínica Monseñor Romero, estarán registrando a personas de bajos de recursos para un programa de cobertura de salud gratuita o de bajo costo, el domingo 18 de noviembre. También se estará registrando para el examen gratuito de cáncer.

 

The Cedar Sinai Hospital and the Monseñor Romero Clinic will be registering low-income families for a free or low-cost health coverage program on Sunday, November 18. On the same day, you may also register for a free cancer exam.

Retiro de Parejas / Couples Retreats

El Ministerio de Matrimonios Unidos en la Fe, tiene una mesa con información y registraciones afuera de la iglesia para su retiro el domingo 18 de noviembre. El tema del retiro es “Los Pilares que sostienen la familia.”

 

The Ministry of Marriages United in Faith has a table with information and registration outside the church for its retreat on Sunday, November 18. The theme of the retreat is “The Pillars that sustain the family.”

Congreso Vocacional / Vocational Congress

Invitamos a todos los jóvenes que desean descubrir el propósito vocacional que Dios tiene para ellos a que asistan al Congreso Vocacional este sábado 10 de noviembre de 8:00am a 5:00pm en la ciudad de San Gabriel. El evento es gratuito para mayor información llamar a la oficina parroquial. (323) 737-3325.

 

We invite all young people who wish to discover the vocational purpose that God has for them to attend a Vocational Congress on Saturday, November 10 from 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. in the city of San Gabriel. The event is free, for more information call the parish office. (323) 737-3325

Retiro Para Parejas / Couple Retreat

El Ministerio de Matrimonios Unidos en la Fe, invita a su retiro el domingo 18 de noviembre con el tema: Los Pilares que sostienen la familia. Para mayor información llame a la oficina parroquial. (323) 737-3325.

 

The Ministry of Marriages United in Faith, invites the community to their retreat on Sunday, November 18 with the theme: The Pillars that support the family. For more information, please call the parish office.  (323) 737-3325.

Taller de Virtus / Virtus Workshop

La parroquia Santo Tomas, estará ofreciendo clases de Virtus el martes 6 de noviembre a las 7:00pm en el Cunnane Hall de la Escuela Santo Tomás. Para registrarse por favor llame a la oficina (323) 737-3325. El cupo es limitado

Saint Thomas Parish will be offering a Virtus workshop on Tuesday, November 6 at 7:00 p.m. in the Cunnane Hall. To register please call the parish office (323) 737-3325. The space is limited.

Sobres para los difuntos / Envelopes for our deceased loved ones

Los sobres para anotar los nombres de sus seres queridos ya fallecidos están disponibles en la sacristía y en la oficina parroquial. Agradecemos sus donaciones.

 

Envelopes to write down the names of your deceased loved ones are available in the sacristy and in the parish office. We appreciate your donations.

Retiro del Ministerio Virgen de Juquila / Juquila Ministry Retreat

El Ministerio Virgen de Juquila  invita a la comunidad a su retiro con el tema “Hagan todo lo que Él les diga” , el sabado 21 de octubre del 2018, de las 12:30pm a las 6:30pm en la Escuela Santo Tomás.  La donación es de $15.00 / $20.00 en la puerta. 

 

The Virgen de Juquila Ministry invites the community to their retreat with the theme “Do Everything He Tells You,” on Saturday, October 21, 2018. From 12:30 pm to 6:30 pm at St. Thomas School. The donation is $ 15.00 / $ 20.00 at the door.

 

Vacuna contra la gripe gratis / Free flu vaccine.

El gabinete de salud de la parroquia Santo Tomás ofrecerá vacunas gratis contra la gripe el domingo 21 de octubre en la oficina parroquial de las 8:30am a la 1:30pm. Esta vacuna es para las personas que no tienen seguro médico.

 

The health cabinet of St. Thomas Parish will be offering free flushots on Sunday, October 21 at the parish office from 8:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. This vaccine is for people who do not have health insurance.

 

Clases de Inglés, ciudadanía y alfabetización / English, Citizenship and Literacy Classes

Las clases gratuitas de inglés, ciudadanía y alfabetización que ofrece la parroquia en la escuela Santo Tomás ya comenzaro. Estos son las fechas y los horarios: Ciudadanía: Los Miércoles de 6:00pm a 9:00pm en los salones 4 & 6 de la Escuela Santo Tomás. Y los domingos de 2:00pm a 5:00pm en el salón 8.  Clases de Inglés de 6:00pm a 9:00pm, los martes en los salones 4 & 8. Clases de Alfabetización: Lunes de 6:00pm a 8:00pm en el salón 7 y los Miércoles de 6:00pm a 7:00pm en el salón 7 de la Escuela Santo Tomás.

The free English, citizenship and literacy classes offered by the parish at St. Thomas School are already in session. These are the dates and  times:  Citizenship; Wednesdays from 6:00 pm to 9:00 pm in rooms 4 & 6 at St. Thomas School School. And on Sundays from 2:00 pm to 5:00 pm in room 8. English classes from 6:00 pm to 9:00 pm, Tuesdays in rooms 4 & 8. Literacy Classes: Monday from 6:00 pm to 8:00 pm in room 7 and Wednesdays from 6:00 pm to 7:00 pm in room 7 at St. Thomas School. 

 

 

Vigilia de la Canonización de Monseñor Romero / Monsignor Romero Canonization Vigil

Invitamos a la comunidad a la vigilia de la Canonización de Monseñor Romero el sábado 13 de octubre, comenzando con la misa de las 7:00pm. Les pedimos que tomen en cuenta que el estacionamiento de la escuela se va a cerrar a las 10:00pm.

 

We invite the community to the vigil of the Canonization of Monsignor Romero on Saturday, October 13, beginning with the mass at 7:00 p.m. We ask that you take into account that the school parking lot will be closed at 10:00 pm.

 

Ministerio Pro-Vida / Pro-Life Ministry

El sábado 6 de octubre a las 7:00am, El Ministerio Pro-vida invita a la comunidad a una procesión con el Santísimo hacia una clínica de abortos, dónde se realiza la campaña 40 días por la vida. Unámonos como comunidad para orar por el fin del aborto.

 

On Saturday, October 6 at 7:00am the Pro-life Ministry invites the community to a procession with the Blessed Sacrament to an abortion clinic, where the 40-days for life campaign is taking place. Let us unite as a community to pray for the end of abortion.

 

Distribución de Comida / Food Distribution

El Domingo 7 de octubre del 2018, se estará distribuyendo comida enlatada en el estacionamiento de la oficina parroquial, para todas las familias que lo necesiten.

 

On Sunday, October 7, 2018, canned food will be distributed in the parking lot of the parish office for all families who need it.

Retiro Familiar del 28-30 de Septiembre, 2018

La Fraternidad de Nuestra Señora de la Asunción invita a la comunidad a su retiro familiar. Salvemos Las Familias del 28-30 de septiembre del 2018. Para mayor información llame a la oficina parroquial (323) 737-3325.

 

The Fraternity of Our Lady of the Assumption invites the community to its family retreat. Let’s Save the Families from September 28-30, 2018. For more information, call the parish office (323) 737-3325.

Retiro Familiar / Fraternidad de Nuestra Señora de la Asunción

La Fraternidad de Nuestra Señora de la Asunción invita a la comunidad a su retiro familiar. Salvemos Las Familias del 28-30 de septiembre del 2018. Para mayor información llame a la oficina parroquial (323) 737-3325.

 

The Fraternity of Our Lady of the Assumption invites the community to its family retreat. Let’s Save the Families from September 28-30, 2018. For more information, call the parish office (323) 737-3325.

 

Campaña de 40 días por la vida / Ministerio Pro-Vida.

El Ministerio Pro-Vida, estará comenzando la campaña de 40 días por la vida del 26 de septiembre al 4 de noviembre de este año. Este domingo habrá una mesa para los que deseen registrarse.

The Pro-Life Ministry will be starting the 40-day for life campaign from September 26 to November 4 of this year.  This Sunday there will be a table with information for people who wish to register.

Ministerio de Prevención y Rescate

El Ministerio Prevención y Rescate invita a la comunidad a una noche de alabanza y oración, amenizada por Los Cadetes de Linares. Mañana lunes 17 de septiembre comenzando a las 7:00pm en el auditorio de la Escuela Santo Tomás.

 

The Ministry of Prevention and Rescue invites the community to a night of praise and prayer, with Los Cadetes de Linares. On Monday, September 17, beginning at 7:00 p.m. At the Saint Thomas School Auditorium.

Misa de Celebración de Culturas

El Arzobispo Gómez invita a la comunidad a la misa de celebración de culturas el sábado 15 de septiembre del 2018 a las 3:30pm en la Catedral de Nuestra Señora de Los Angeles.

 

Archbishop Gomez invites the community to the celebration of Cultures Mass on Saturday September 15th at 3:30pm at the Cathedral of Our Lady of the Angels.

Programa de Educación y Detección Gratuita del Cáncer de Próstata

El sábado 22 de septiembre del 2018, se llevará a cabo el programa de educación y detección gratuita del cáncer de próstata. Este domingo 9 de septiembre habrá una mesa con información a la salida de la iglesia para las personas que deseen registrarse.

On Saturday, September 22, 2018, the free prostate cancer education program will be held. This Sunday, September 9, there will be a table with information outside the church for those who wish to register.

 

Misa de Celebración de Culturas

El Arzobispo Gómez invita a la comunidad a la misa de celebración de culturas el sábado 15 de septiembre del 2018 a las 3:30pm en la Catedral de Nuestra Señora de Los Angeles.

 

Archbishop Gomez invites the community to the celebration of Cultures Mass on Saturday September 15th at 3:30pm at the Cathedral of Our Lady of the Angels.

 

 

Pastoral Juvenil Venta de Garage / Yard Sale

La Pastoral Juvenil tendrá una venta de Garage el domingo 9 de septiembre en la Escuela Santo Tomás. Puede traer sus donaciones en buenas condiciones, el sábado 8 de septiembre al estacionamiento de la oficina parroquial de las 10:00am a las 6:00pm. Le agradecemos su apoyo. 

 

The Youth Ministry will have a garage sale on Sunday September 9 at the Saint Thomas School. You can bring your donations in good condition, on Saturday, September 8, to the parking lot of the parish office from 10:00 am to 6:00 pm. We appreciate your support.

 

 

Ministerio El Sembrador – Seminario de Transformación

El Apostolado El Sembrador invita a su Seminario de Transformación los días 8 y 9 de septiembre en la Escuela Santo Tomás de las 7:00am a las 5:00pm. Para información por favor comuníquese a la oficina parroquial.

 

El Sembrador Ministry invites the community to a Transformation Seminar on September 8 and 9 at St. Thomas School from 7:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. For information, please contact the parish office.

Enfermera Parroquial

 A partir del mes de septiembre 2018 la enfermera parroquial estará disponible solamente el 1er y 3er lunes del mes. Este cambio es temporal, hasta nuevo aviso.

 

Starting September 2018, the parish nurse will be available only the 1st and 3rd Monday of the month. This is a temporary change until further notice.

Oficinas de Educación Religiosa

Las oficinas de Educación Religiosa se han trasladado a la oficina parroquial. Para información sobre sacramentos de primera comunión, confirmación y sacramentos para los adultos favor de llamar a la oficina de la iglesia (323) 737-3325.

 

Religious Education offices have moved to the parish office. For any information about the Sacraments of first communion, confirmation or sacraments for adults please call the parish office (323) 737-3325.

Programa de Primera Comunión

 Para todas las familias que desean registrar a sus niños en el primer año del programa de Primera Comunión, pueden pasar a recoger la forma de registración en la oficina parroquial y entregarla antes del día 13 de septiembre del 2018 con los requisitos.

 

For all families that wish to register their children in the first year of the First Communion Program, they can pick up a registration form at the parish office and turn it in before September 13 with the requirements.

Sacramentos para Adultos Registraciones el domingo 19 de Agosto, 2018

Sacramentos para adultos: Personas mayor de edad que necesiten o deseen recibir los sacramentos de bautizo, primer comunión y confirmación. Las registraciones serán el próximo domingo 19 de agosto de 7:30am a las 12:00pm en el salón de ciencia.

Sacraments for adults: Adults who need or wish to receive the sacraments of baptism, first communion and confirmation. Registration will be next Sunday, August 19 from 7:30 am to 12:00 pm in the science room at St. Thomas School.

 

Orientación para El Método de Planificación Familiar Natural

Familia de Las Américas invita a todas Las parejas que deseen aprender El método de Planificación Natural a una orientación que tendremos el miércoles 15 de agosto en la biblioteca de la escuela Santo Tomás a las 7pm.

Family of the Americas invites all couples who wish to learn The Natural Planning method to an orientation on Wednesday, August 15 at St. Thomas the Apostle School library at 7pm. 

Misa del Natalicio de Monseñor Romero

Invitamos a la comunidad a la misa del natalicio de Monseñor Romero el miércoles 15 de agosto del 2018 a las 7:00pm.

 

We invite the community to the mass of the birthday of Monsignor Romero on Wednesday, August 15, 2018 at 7:00 p.m.

Fiesta de la Asunción

Ministerio Fraternidad de Nuestra Señora de La Asunción, Invita a toda la comunidad a la celebración en honor a la Virgen de la Asunción.

El sábado 11 de Agosto del 2018: 6:00am Mañanitas, 5:00pm Música Típica, 6:00pm Danza Folkrorica, 7:00pm Santa Misa, 8:00pm Refrigerio y 9:00pm Rifas

 

Fraternity Ministry of Our Lady of the Assumption, Invites the community to the celebration in honor of the Virgin of the Assumption.

Saturday, August 11, 2018: 6:00 am Mañanitas, 5:00 pm Typical Music, 6:00 pm Folk Dance, 7:00 pm Holy Mass, 8:00 pm Snacks and 9:00 pm Raffles.

Fiesta del “Divino Salvador del Mundo” 2018

Programa de Confirmación / Confirmation Program

Avisamos a la comunidad que El programa de confirmación continúa atendiendo de lunes a miércoles de 2:30 p.m. a 7: 00p.m todo el mes de Julio, 2018. Para mayor información llame al           (323) 737-0239.

We inform the community that the Confirmation Program is still open during the month of July 2018. Monday thru Wednesday from 2:30pm to 7:00pm. For more information, please call          (323) 737-0239.

 

 

Inscripciones Educación Religiosa / Religious Ed Program Registrations

Estimados Padres de Familia les anunciamos que las inscripciones de Primera Comunion
están abiertas en las siguientes fechas:
En julio:
Del 19 al 22 y del 26 al 29
En agosto:
Del 2 al 5 y del 9 al 12
En los siguientes horarios:
Jueves y viernes de 3:00pm a 8:00pm
Sábados y domingos de 9:00am a 2:00pm
Favor traer el acta de nacimiento y el certificado de bautismo al momento de inscribir.
La cuota es de $80.00 para mas información llame al (323) 737-5624.
Les esperamos!
Oficina de Educación Religiosa.

Dear Parents, we announce that First Communion registrations are open on the following dates:

July:
From 19 to 22 and from 26 to 29
August:
From 2 to 5 and from 9 to 12

At the following times:
Thursday and Friday from 3:00 pm to 8:00 pm
Saturdays and Sundays from 9:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m.

Please bring the birth certificate and baptismal certificate at the time of registration.
The fee is $ 80.00 for more information call (323) 737-5624.
We hope to see you there!
Office of Religious Education.

Examen de Colesterol / Cholesterol Screening

La enfermera parroquial estará ofreciendo examen de colesterol el domingo 22 de julio de las 9:00am a la 1:30pm. Para hacer su cita por favor llame a la oficina parroquial. La donación es de $10.00.

Parish Nurse Program will be offering Cholesterol Screening on Sunday July 22, 2018 from 9:00am -1:30pm. To make an appointment please call the parish office. Donation is $10.00.

 

Taller Informativo: 7 Formas para reducir el cáncer / Informative Workshop: 7 Ways to prevent cancer

Invitamos a la comunidad a nuestro próximo taller llamado: 7 formas para reducir el riesgo de cáncer que tendremos en colaboración con Cedar-Sinai en la Escuela Santo Tomás los jueves 19 y 26 de julio del 2018 de 7:00-8:30pm.

We invite the community to our next informative workshop : 7 Ways to Reduce Cancer Risk, brought to you in partnership with Cedar-Sinai Cancer Center at St. Thomas School this coming Thursdays, July 19 and July 26, 2018 from 7:00pm-8:30pm.

Raffle Winners / Ganadores de la Rifa

Congratulations to our lucky winners! / Felicidades a nuestros afortunados ganadores!

Primer Premio: $5,000.00 / Eduardo Sanchez – 29684

Primer Premio: $5,000.00 / Ingrid García – 16482

Segundo Premio: $1,000.00 / Denis García – 16481

Tercer Premio: $500.00 / Jocelyn Reyes -10261

Retiro de Niños – Julio 15, 2018

El Ministerio de Matrimonios Unidos en la Fe invita a todos los niños de 7 a 11 años a su retiro anual el domingo 15 de julio, Niños al Encuentro de Jesús. Habrá juegos, manualidades y hora santa, la donación es de $15.00, incluye el almuerzo. Para mayor información llame a la oficina parroquial (323) 737-3325.

The Ministry of Marriages United in Faith invites all children from 7 to 11 years of age to their annual retreat on Sunday, July 15, Children at the Encounter of Jesus. There will be games, crafts and prayers. The the donation is $ 15.00 includes lunch. For more information, call the parish office (323) 737-3325.

4 de Julio, 2018

El próximo miércoles 4 de julio en observación al día de la independencia, la oficina parroquial estará cerrada. La oficina reanudará su horario normal de 0ficina el jueves 5 de julio del 2018.

 

Next Wednesday, July 4, in observance of Independence Day, the parish office will be closed. The office will resume its normal office hours on Thursday, July 5, 2018.

 

 

Parish Carnival Volunteers

We request the help of volunteers for the parish carnival, if you are in need of community service hours, please contact the parish office (323) 737-3325.

Donations for the Parish Festival

The Committee of the parish festival is seeking donations of the  following items: Maseca, sugar, cooking oil, rice, bottled water, glasses and glasses, disposable plates and forks. You can take your donations to the parish office.

Raffle Tickets and Mechanical Ride Tickets

Festival raffle tickets and pre-sale tickets for the mechanical rides are available for purchase outside the church on Sundays.  If you have already received the tickets, by mail we ask that you please support us and return them to the parish office along with the $ 10.00 donation.

 

Virtus Class – June 16, 2018

The parish will be hosting a Virtus workshop on Saturday, June 16 at 1:00 p.m. in the small auditorium of St. Thomas School, for registration please call the parish office (323) 737-3325.  The space is limited.

Parish Festival Hours 2018

Parish Festival Hours 2018

Friday, June 29, 2018: 4:00p.m. to 12:00a.m.

Saturday, June 30, 2018: 12:00p.m. to 12:00a.m.

Sunday, July 1, 2018: 8:00a.m. to 12:00a.m.

Carnival rides will begin operating at 10:00a.m. on Sunday

Parish Festival – 29, 30 and July 1, 2018

Salvadoran Green Cross

This Sunday May 27, 2018 The Salvadoran Green Cross will be visiting our parish. The Green Cross provides free emergency medical services, food, and natural disasters assistance among other things to the community. They will have a table with information outside the church. We ask you to support them so they can continue with their work.

Envelopes to Remember the Deceased Fathers

The envelopes to remember the deceased fathers are now available in the sacristy and in the parish office. The names written on the envelopes will be remembered in all the Masses of the month of June.

Saturday June 16, 2018 – Catholic Music Concert

The Youth Ministry of Saint Thomas invites everyone over the age of 18 to their Catholic contemporary music concert on Saturday, June 16 at 6:00 p.m. in the Saint Thomas School; Cunnane Hall the donation is $ 3.00, including raffle participation.

Sábado 16 de junio, 2018 – Concierto de Música Católica

La Pastoral Juvenil de Santo Tomás invita a toda persona mayor de 18 años a su concierto de música contemporánea católica el sábado 16 de junio a las 6:00pm en el salón de la escuela Santo Tomás, la donación es de $3.00 e incluye la participación en la rifa. Contaremos con la presencia de La Señal, J Julián y Zona de Gracia.

Memorial Day Holiday

On Monday, May 28, in observance of the Memorial Day holiday, the parish office will be closed. The office will resume its normal business hours on Tuesday, May 29. For this same reason, the parish nurse will not be available this Monday. The nurse will return to her normal schedule of consultations on Monday, June 4.

Enrollment for the First Year of Confirmation Program

Dates and times to register your child for the first year of confirmation:

June 4 – 13, 2018 from 2:30 pm to 7:00 pm

June 23 & 24, 2018 from 10:00 a.m. to 2:30 p.m.

June 25 & 26, 2018 from 2:30 pm to 7:00 pm

Parents and children must be present at the time of registration and bring the birth certificate, baptism certificate and first communion certificate.

The cost is $ 125.00 for more information

Call (323) 737-0239

Inscripciones para el primer año de Confirmación

Fechas y horarios para inscribir a su hijo/a para el primer año de confirmación:

Del 4 al 13 de junio, 2018 de 2:30pm a 7:00pm

El 23 y 24 de junio, 2018 de 10:00am a 2:30pm

El 25 y 26 de junio, 2018 de 2:30pm a 7:00pm

Favor de venir con el/la joven que se va a registrar y traer el acta de nacimiento, certificados de bautismo y de primer comunión.

El costo es de $125.00 para más información

Llame al (323) 737-0239

May 25-27 Initiation Retreat – Agua Viva Ministry

The Ministry of Agua Viva invites you to their initiation retreat on May 25, 26 and 27, 2018, in the San Bernardino Mountains. The cost per person is $80.00. Space is limited. For more information, call the parish office.

Farewell Mass May 27, 2018

We invite the community to the farewell Mass for Sister Dolores Riojas and Sister Teresa Murillo on Sunday May 27 at the 1:45 p.m. mass. We will be also celebrating 65 years of consecrated life of Sister Teresa.

 

Sunday May 20, 2018 – Free Blood Sugar Test

The parish nurse is offering a free blood sugar test from 9:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. This Sunday May 20, 2018, in the atrium of the church. This service is for parishioners with no health insurance.

Raffle Tickes and Mechanical Rides Tickes Pre-Sale

Festival raffle tickets and pre-sale tickets for the mechanical rides are now available for purchase outside the church, afte mass. If you have already received the tickets, by mail we ask that you please support us and return them to the parish office along with the $ 10.00 donation.

Dinner-Dance May 26, 2018.

The parish festival committee invites the community to a dinner-dance from 6:00-12:00pm to raise funds for the Festival Queen Candidates, this coming Saturday, May 26, 2018 at St. Thomas School; the donation is $ 20.00 per person. You can buy your tickets at the parish office.

Family Retreat – May 4, 5 and 6, 2018.

The Ministry of the Fraternity of Our Lady of the Assumption invites the community to a retreat “Let’s Save Families”, on May 4, 5 and 6 in the San Bernardino Mountains. Cost per adult over 15 years is $ 75.00, children 10 to 14 years old is $35.00 and children under 10 years old free.

 

May is the Month of Mary

May is Mary’s month: We invite the community to pray the holy rosary after the 5:30 pm Mass during the month of May.

 

Our Lady of Fatima blessed by St. John Paul II

We invite the community to receive the image of Our Lady of Fatima blessed by St. John Paul II, this Saturday May 5 in the church. The image will remain in our parish all day Sunday May 6, 2018.

Couples Retreat – Juquila Ministry Sunday May 6, 2018

The Juquila Ministry invites you to its retreat on May 6 from 12:30 to 6:30 pm at Saint Thomas School. Donation is $15.00 per person.

Yard Sale – April 29, 2018

St. Thomas Youth Ministry is having their Yard Sale on Sunday April 29, 2018 in the parish office parking lot. Stop by for low-cost shopping.

Thank you for your support! 

Saint Thomas School Has Open Enrollment

Saint Thomas School has open enrollment for the school year 2018-2019 school year. We have room available for kinder, 1st and 6th grade. The entrance exam for kinder will be April 25, 2018; we have scholarships available for families who qualified.

Transformation Workshop, April 21 & 22, 2018

Ministry El Sembrador invites the community to a Transformation Workshop on April 21 and 22 from 7:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. in the Saint Thomas School library. To register please call the parish office.

Legal Fair April 15, 2018

We invite the community to the legal fair next Sunday April 15 from 1:00 to 4:00 pm, at Saint Thomas School, people interested in obtaining a free consultation with a lawyer can call the parish office to register.

Easter Lilies Donations

St. Tomas parish requests Easter lilies donations.  If you wish to donate lilies, please bring them to the parish office.

Open Enrollment – St. Thomas School

Saint Thomas School has open enrollment for the 2018-2019 school year. St. Thomas School is an excellent beginning to help your children reach for the stars. For more information, call or visit the school. (323) 737-4730.

Donaciones de Lirios de Pascua

La parroquia Santo Tomas, solicita donaciones de lirios de pascua. Si desea donar lirios, favor de llevarlos a la oficina parroquial.

Holy Week Schedule 2018

Holy Week Schedule 2018

February 14, 2018 / Ash Wednesday Service Hours

Mass and Ash  Distribution: 6:30am, 8:10am and 12:00pm.

Liturgy Service and Ash Distribution: 3:00pm, 3:30pm, 4:00pm, 4:30pm,  5:00pm and 5:30pm.

There will be no Mass at 5:30pm

Liturgy Service and Ash Distribution: 6:00pm, 6:30pm, 7:00pm and 7:30pm.

There will be no Mass at 7:00pm

Mass and Ash Distribution:8:00pm

 

 

 

 

 

February 24 & 25, 2018 Concert of Funeral Marches from Guatemala

Saturday, February 24, 2018

12:30 pm Inauguration Act

3:30 pm Conference theme “Christ the King Advocacy”

4:30 pm First Feature Centennial movie

6:00 pm Via-Crucis procession

8:00 pm Concert (inside the temple)

 

Sunday, February 25, 2018

11:00 am Home guided tours at the exhibition

12:00 pm Carpet processing workshop

1:00 pm Second Centennial movie

3:00 pm Concert (inside the temple)

7:00 pm Closing and raffles.

Donation $ 10.00

St. Jude Feast

We invite the community to pray the novena to St. Jude from October 20 to the 28 at 6:00 pm in the church. On Saturday, October 28, we will have two Masses in his honor at 8:00 am and 7:00 pm.      On Saturday, October 28, we will have a recycling of electronic waste and furniture or bulky items, at Saint Thomas School from 8:00 am-1:00pm.

 

Mass of Consecration to the Sacred Heart of Jesus

Tuesday October 24 we will have a Mass of consecration to the Sacred Heart celebrated by Father Eduardo Marot who brings with him a relic of Saint Margaret Alacoque. Father Marot is accompanied by Alicia Beauvisage who will share her testimony about her encounter with the relic of St. Margaret Alacoque. We invite the community to attend this holy Mass.

Remembering our faithful departed

The envelopes to write the names of our faithful departed are available in the sacristy and in the parish office. We will continue to pray for their souls during all masses in the month of November.

Spanish Classes

  1. Thomas Parish offers Spanish classes for people who want to learn to read and write or who want to improve their skills in the Spanish language. The classes are still on Mondays and Wednesdays at the Saint Thomas School from 5:30 – 7:00 pm in Room 3.

Spiritual Exercises of St. Ignatius of Loyola

 We invite the community to participate in the spiritual exercises of St. Ignatius of Loyola, brought to you by Father Ed Broom, beginning on Thursday, October 19 at 7:00 pm in St. Thomas Church.

Parish Festival Donations

We need donations of the following items: Maseca, sugar, cooking oil, rice, bottled water, disposable plates and forks. Please bring your donations to the parish office.

Ash Wednesday

Schedule of Services:

Masses with distribution of ashes:  6:30am, 8:10am, 12:00pm and 8:00pm

There will be no mass at 5:30pm and 7:00pm.

Distribution of Ashes only: 3:00pm, 3:30pm, 4:00pm, 4:30pm, 5:00pm, 5:30pm, 6:00pm, 6:30pm, 7:00pm and 7:30pm.

02/26/2017 Cholesterol Screening

1)    The parish nurse program, will be offering cholesterol screening on Sunday, February 26. The donation is $ 10.00. Please call the parish office to make your appointment.

 

02/18/2017 Bulky items and electronic trash

1)    Dispose of electronic and bulky items responsibly. On Saturday, February 18th from 8:30 am-1:00pm, the City of Los Angeles will be collecting electronic items and bulky items that you no longer use. All electronic items will be recycled and proceeds will be donated to Saint Thomas School.

Pro-life Ministry

1)    The Pro-Life Ministry reminds you that on Sundays February 12 and 19 they will be receiving the gifts for babies. At the door of the Church there will be a crib where you can deposit your gifts. All that is collected goes to the Pro-Life Center “LAPS”, an organization dedicated to help pregnant mothers. May God continue blessing you!

Parenting Classes

1)    Parenting Classes: St. Thomas School and Brother Alejandro Ramirez will be offering free parenting classes at St. Thomas School.  First class will be on Wednesday February 8th, 2017 from 8:30am -11:30am. Classes will be in Spanish. Please call the parish office for additional information.

Sábado 21 de enero del 2017 – Exámen de colesterol

La enfermera parroquial y el gabinete de salud de la parroquia Santo Tomás estarán ofreciendo examen de colesterol, el sábado 21 de enero en la oficina parroquial, la donación es de $10.00. Por favor llame a la oficina parroquial para hacer su cita.

Parish Nurse New Schedule – Mondays

New schedule for parish nurse consultation, starting Monday January 9th in the parish office from 8:30am to 2:30pm.

11/12/2016- Flu Vaccines

Parish nurse program will be offering free flu shots for people without insurance or for those whose insurance does not cover the cost of the flu vaccine. On Saturday November 12th at the parish office from 8:00am to 2:00pm.

November 12th and 13th, 2016 – Transformation Retreat

El Sembrador youth group invites the community to a transformation retreat on November 12th and 13th in the San Bernardino Mountains. The donation is $65.00per person. For more information please call the parish office.

11/05/2016 – Ministry Agua Viva Retreat

Ministry Agua Viva of the parish of St. Thomas will be having a retreat on Saturday, November 5th at the Cunnane Hall at Saint Thomas School from 8:00am to 5:00pm. The donation per person is $20.00

September 5th Labor Day

On Monday September 5th, 2016 in observance of Labor Day we would have only one bilingual mass at 10:00am and the parish office will be closed.

September 2, 3 & 4 – Youth Group Retreat

Saint Thomas youth group invites the community to their annual retreat on September 2, 3 and 4 in San Bernardino National Forest. Space is limited, please call the parish office for additional information. Donation is $60.00

08/21/2016 Legal Fair at Saint Thomas the Apostle

Saint Thomas the Apostle and The Archdiocese of Los Angeles are co-hosting a Legal Fair on August 21st, 2016 at St. Thomas the Apostle School from 9:00am to 3:00pm.  If you have a legal question and would like a free consultation, please come to this free legal fair. There will be attorneys specializing in: Immigration, Family Law, Personal Injury, Landlord Tenant Law, Worker’s Compensation, Criminal Law, Contracts, Catholic marriage and annulment issues.

Attorneys from many more fields will be on hand ready to answer any questions you may have.

08/13/2016 Our Lady of the Assumption Celebration

Fraternidad Ministry invites the community to the celebration in honor of Our Lady of the Assumption on Saturday August 13th, 2016, starting with Mañanitas at 6:00am, Mass at 8:00am, Folkloric Music and Dances at 5:00pm and Solemn Mass at 7:00pm.

08/06/2016 Got E-Waste or Bulky Items

Bring your electronic trash and bulky items to St. Thomas School, Saturday August 6th from 8:00am to 1:00pm.  Accepting: Desktop & Laptop Computers, LCD Monitors & TV’s, MP# Players, GPS Systems, Camcorders, smartphones, PDAs, Cell Phones, CRT, Television & Monitors.  Accepting the following bulky items: Mattresses, Couches, Doors, Carpets, Toilets and Furniture.

08/06/2016 Divine Savior of the World Celebration

We invite the community to the celebration in honor of The Divine Savior of the World, on Saturday August 6th, starting with 8:00am Mass and Exposure of the Image, procession at 4:00pm and Solemn Mass at 7:00pm. Sunday August 7th, Eucharistic Celebration at 1:45pm and Transfiguration Ceremony at 3:00pm.

Office of Religious Education

The Religious Education Office will be closed from Friday July 15th to Sunday August 14th, 2016.  The Religious Education Office will be open on Monday August 15th.

 

Parish Nurse

The Parish Nurse services won’t be available for the next two weeks. The Parish Nurse program will resume its normal business hours on Thursday August 4th, 2016 at 8:00am at the parish office.

St. Thomas the Apostle Parish Festival

Festival Flyer Live music, Mexican and Central American regional food, carnival games, entertainment for the whole family!

06-05-2016 – Saint Thomas youth group talent show

The Saint Thomas youth group will be having a talent show on Sunday June 5th, at St. Thomas school, Cunnane Hall at 3:30pm. Tickets are $15.00 and includes dinner.

Saint Thomas School

Saint Thomas school has open enrollment for summer school and summer camp, if you are interested please call the school for additional information. Space is limited.