Browsing the June 2020 archive of Thoughts from Fr. Riz

Pastor's Corner

Posted by Fr Riz Carranza on 6/25/20

My Dear Parishioners,

It was a real joy to see so many of our parishioners come to our Sunday Masses this past weekend as we reopened Sunday public Masses for the first time since its closure. I am confident to say that the measures or protocols that we put ... Read More »

Pastor's Corner

Posted by Fr Riz Carranza on 6/18/20

My Dear Parishioners,

This weekend of June 20 and 21, we will be reopening the doors of our Church for Sunday public Masses. Our Safety Plan for reopening the Church, that we submitted for approval, included the proposed schedule of Masses that we will observe for the time being. ... Read More »

Message from Fr. Riz

Posted by Fr Riz Carranza on 6/17/20

Dear Parish Members, Thank you in advance for reading this message which was sent to all pastors from the Office of the Archdiocese of Los Angeles. The United States of America is undertaking its decennial (every ten years) Census in 2020. As the U.S. Bishops remind us: “Our country conducts a Census every ... Read More »

Pastor's Corner

Posted by Fr Riz Carranza on 6/11/20

Dear People of God, On the occasion of our celebration of the Solemnity of “Corpus Christi” I would like to share some points for reflection as we review our understanding of the Body and Blood of Christ, or the Holy Eucharist.  About the Church’s teaching on Transubstantiation & Real ... Read More »

Pastor's Corner

Posted by Fr Riz Carranza on 6/04/20

My dear Parishioners,

As we continue to live through the corona virus pandemic, we understand that social distancing and staying at home are very important for avoiding worst-case scenarios. In the current situation, beside the threat of the spread of corona

virus, our country is now facing another ... Read More »