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ANNOUNCEMENTS: 24 - 25  APRIL ,FOURTH SUNDAY OF EASTER 
This weekend we celebrate the Fourth Sunday of Easter with our celebrant Father Eliseus. If you have a Missal,  our Readings can be found on pages 88 & 89.  A FEW REMINDERS: We have chairs on the patio for overflow and for those of us who are not comfortable with being inside the Church right now.  Be respectful of those of who are trying to pray quietly before Mass begins. (10:30 Mass only) Don’t forget that the phone is very sensitive to noise which can interfere with the sound on the Live Stream.  Remember that children must continue to be accompanied by an adult to use the restroom in order to ensure that the restroom is properly sanitized. The Directives for the Social Distance are now 3ft., the wearing of Masks and the use of Hand Sanitizer before receiving Holy Communion remain in place. 1. You will be directed by an Usher during Holy Communion beginning with those in the front pews. 2. Please Maintain the 3ft. distance. 3. Remember to use hand sanitizer before you leave your seat. 4. Please remember that those of you receiving on the tongue should remain seated in your pew to wait for direction from George Hall. The Ushers will dismiss us at the end of Mass from the back to the front.​ ​​Announcements for Fourth Sunday of Easter , 24 - 25 April 21 ​​As we’ve been saying, the position for Secretary/Bookkeeper for Blessed Sacrament is now listed on the Employment link on the Diocesan Website. Resumes are now being accepted. The application period will be open until May 15 th . Once closed, we will be contacting eligible applicants for interviews. The position is advertised for both skills in hopes to find someone who can do both, but if not, then certainly an applicant who has secretarial skills. So, we encourage those who may not meet the bookkeeping qualifications to apply also. Don’t forget, we have a Virtual Baptism class on Thursday, April 29 th at 6:00PM. Please call the office at 760- 367- 343 and leave a message for Elaine Ashfield. You can also send your email address to blessedsacrament.29palms@sbdiocese.org . Last week we told you that Father Eliseus is planning to be away for a few weeks, so we will not be having any daily Mass from April 26 th through May 21 st . Daily Mass will resume on Monday, May 24 th . Please keep Father in your prayers while he’s away. Father Mike McCullough will be with us once again for our weekend Masses in that time frame. Remember to wait for the Ushers to dismiss you from the back to the front at the end of Mass. Those of you who would like to help us sanitize after Mass, please see one of the Ushers. ​​Mass Intentions for Fourth Sunday in Easter, 24 - 25 April 21 ​​Mass Intentions for the Fourth Sunday Of Easter, For the safety of our service men & women abroad, for our Police Men & Women who protect us, for all First Responders & Firemen and for all who live with war and violence. Let us pray to the Lord. 4:30 We Pray for the Repose of the Souls of: Robert Sr. & nn Bowman and SgtMaj Johann & Linda Kirshchinger & Joan Miller We Pray for the Candelaria family and for the Conversion of the Miller family We Pray for Healing for Tom McBride 8:00 We Pray for the Repose of the Souls of Viola Klink, Tim Smith & Judy Andreshak, We Pray for Healing for Mary Nishioka, & Peter Gay We Pray for Anniversary blessings for Russ & Leslie Collard And We Pray in thanksgiving & appreciation for all that Ken Snyder does for us at our Thrift Store.  10:30 We Pray for the Repose of the Souls of Sister Mary Joe Kolmer, Edwardo M. Tomelden & Erica Mariscal and healing for her family​​

ANNOUNCEMENTS: 01 - 02 MAY 2021, FIFTH SUNDAY OF EASTER 
Greeting for the Fifth Sunday of Easter, Good Afternoon/Morning and Welcome to Blessed Sacrament Catholic Community  NO Second Collection, This weekend we celebrate the Fifth Sunday of Easter and we welcome back our celebrant Father Mike  McCullough. This weekend is also the First Full weekend of May so Father Mike will be blessing those of us with Birthdays & Anniversaries during the month of May. If you have a Missal, our Readings can be found on pages 90 & 91.  A FEW REMINDERS: We have chairs on the patio for overflow and for those of us who are not comfortable with being inside the Church right now. Be respectful of those of who are trying to pray quietly before Mass begins. (10:30 Mass only) Don’t forget that the phone is very sensitive to noise which can interfere with the sound on the Live Stream.   Remember that children must continue to be accompanied by an adult to use the restroom in order to ensure that the restroom is properly sanitized.  The Directives for Social Distance are now 3ft., and the wearing of Masks and the use of Hand Sanitizer before receiving Holy Communion remain in place. 1. You will be directed by an Usher during Holy Communion beginning with those in the front pews. 2. Please Maintain the 3ft. distance. 3. Remember to use hand sanitizer before you leave your seat. 4. Those of us receiving Communion on the tongue should remain seated until directed by an Usher to come forward.​ ​​Announcements for Fifth Sunday of Easter , 01 - 02 May 21  ​​Announcements for Fifth Sunday of Easter.  USHERS: NO Second Collection.  Once again, welcome back to Father Mike. We’re very happy to have you back with us for another few weeks.  As we’ve been saying, the   osition for Secretary/Bookkeeper for Blessed Sacrament is now listed on the Employment link on the Diocesan Website. Resumes are now being accepted. The application period will be open until May  15 th . Once closed, we will be contacting eligible applicants for interviews. The position is advertised for both skills in hopes to find someone who can do both, but if not, then certainly an applicant who has secretarial skills. So, we encourage those who may not meet the bookkeeping qualifications to apply also. Father Mike has been looking for someone to help him with organizing paperwork & files at his home for 3-4 hours a week, but has not been able to find anyone as yet. He will be happy to compensate you for your time. He just needs  someone to help him straighten up his files, etc. If you can help him or if you know of anyone who might be able to help, please see Father after Mass. Although an email was sent out during the week, some of you may not know that our beloved Tom McBride passed away last Sunday, April 25 th . His funeral is scheduled for this Tuesday, May 4 th at 10:00 a.m. preceded by a Rosary at 9:30. All are welcome to attend. We will all miss him very much. Remember to wait for the Ushers to dismiss you from the back to the front at the end of Mass.  Those of you who would like to help us sanitize after Mass, please see one of the Ushers.  ​​Mass Intentions for Fifth Sunday in Easter, 01 - 02 May  21  ​Mass Intentions for the Fifth Sunday Of Easter. For the safety of our service men & women abroad, for our Police Men & Women who protect us, for all First Responders & Firemen and for all who live with war and violence. Let us pray to the Lord.  4:30 We Pray for the Repose of the Souls of: Robert Sr. & Ann Bowman and SgtMaj Johann & Linda Kirshchinger, Joan Miller, Olga Blue & ;  Tom McBride.  We Pray for the Candelaria family and for the Conversion of the Miller family 8:00 We Pray for the Repose of the Souls of Flo & Stan Andreshak, Viola Klink & Tom McBride  We Pray for Healing for Mary Nishioka, & Peter Gay  10:30 We Pray for the Repose of the Souls of Karen Masterson & Tom McBride​

GEETINGS: 22 - 23  MAY 2021, PENTECOST SUNDAY   
Greeting for Pentecost Sunday  Good Afternoon/Morning and Welcome to Blessed Sacrament Catholic Community Second Collection the Spring Combined Collection is being substituted for DDF this week. Welcome Back Fr. Eliseus we’re happy to have you back!  This weekend we celebrate Pentecost with our celebrant Father Eliseus. If you have a Missal, our Readings can be found on pages 108 - 112.  A FEW REMINDERS: We have chairs on the patio for overflow and for those of us who are not comfortable with being inside the Church right now. Be respectful of those of who are trying to pray quietly  before Mass begins. (10:30 Mass only) Don’t forget that the phone is very sensitive to noise which can interfere with the sound on the Live Stream. Remember that children must continue to be accompanied by an adult to use the restroom in order to ensure that the restroom is properly sanitized. The Directives for Social Distance are now 3ft., and the wearing of Masks and the use of Hand Sanitizer before receiving Holy Communion remain in place. 1. You will be directed by an Usher during Holy Communion beginning with those in the front pews. 2. Please Maintain the 3ft. distance. 3. Remember to use hand sanitizer before you leave your seat. 4. Those of us receiving Communion on the tongue should remain seated until directed by an Usher to come forward.​ ​​Announcements for Pentecost Sunday, 22 - 23 May 21 ​​USHERS: Todays Second Collection will be the Spring Combined Collection. Father Eliseus will begin to celebrate daily Mass again on Monday the 24 th at 8:00am. We have exceeded our DDF goal and so we are able to substitute with our Spring Combined Collection this weekend. Confessions with Father Eliseus are returning to the Hospitality room every Saturday afternoon at 3:30. For those of you who have a family member being confirmed, Confirmation will be on June 8 th at 7pm here at Blessed Sacrament. Remember to wait for the Ushers to dismiss you from the back to the front at the end of Mass. Those of you who would like to help us sanitize after Mass, please see one of the Ushers.  ​​Mass Intentions for Pentecost Sunday, 22 - 23 May 21, ​Mass Intentions for Pentecost Sunday For the safety of our service men & women abroad, for our Police Men & Women who protect us, for all First Responders & Firemen and for all who live with war and violence. Let us pray to the Lord. 4:30 We Pray for the Repose of the Souls of: Robert Sr. & Ann Bowman and SgtMaj Johann & Linda Kirshchinger, Joan Miller, Olga Blue, Tom McBride & Jeff Matthews We Pray for the Candelaria family and for the Conversion of the Miller family and We Pray for Healing for Dottie Clements We also pray for Blessings for Bishop Rojas on his 24 th Anniversary of Ordination 8:00 We Pray for the Repose of the Souls of: Viola Klink, Judy Andreshak & Cresanta Castor. We Pray for Healing for Mary Nishioka & Peter Gay.  We also pray for Blessings for Bishop Rojas on his 24 th Anniversary of Ordination
10:30 We Pray for the Repose of the Soul of: Paul McFerron and We Pray for Blessings for Bishop Rojas on  his 24 th Anniversary of Ordination ​​

ANNOUNCEMENTS: 10 - 11  APRIL 21, SECOND SUNDAY OF EASTER/DIVINE MERCY SUNDAY 
​Greeting,Greeting for the Second Sunday of Easter/Divine Mercy Sunday Good Evening/Morning and Welcome to Blessed Sacrament Catholic Community Second Collection for Maintenance & Education, Since last weekend was Easter Sunday and Birthdays & Anniversaries, we have adjusted the schedule for Second Collections for a period of time. We will be back on track as of the weekend of June 19/20. This weekend we celebrate the Second Sunday of Easter which is also Divine Mercy Sunday with our celebrant Father Eliseus. If you have a Missal, our Readings can be found on pages 83-85. A FEW REMINDERS: We have chairs on the patio for overflow and for those of us who are not comfortable with being inside the Church right now. Be respectful of those of who are trying to pray quietly before Mass begins. (10:30 Mass only) Don’t forget that the phone is very sensitive to noise which can interfere with the sound on the Live Stream. Remember that children must continue to be accompanied by an adult to use the restroom in order to ensure that the restroom is properly sanitized. Today’s Mass includes the following intentions. (See intentions on the next page.) The Directives for the Social Distance of 6ft., the wearing of Masks and the use of Hand Sanitizer before receiving  Holy Communion remain in place. 1. You will be directed by an Usher during Holy Communion beginning with those in the front pews. 2. Please Maintain the 6ft. distance. 3. Remember to use hand sanitizer before you leave your seat. 4. Please remember that those of you receiving on the tongue should remain standing in your pew to wait for direction from an Usher. ​​Announcements for Second Sunday of Easter and Divine Mercy Sunday , 10 - 11 April 21  ​​Announcements for Second Sunday of Easter Easter/Divine Mercy Sunday USHERS: Second Collection for Maintenance & Education As we’ve been saying, our Secretary, Amy Christensen, will be leaving us soon. Her husband, Walter, has left to accept a promotion in Virginia, and Amy and the children will be leaving soon. So, we are in the process of looking for a new Secretary, possibly a ecretary/Bookkeeper. If anyone of you is interested in either of these positions, please contact the office and watch for this job posting at the Employment link on the Diocesan website. We have a Virtual Baptism class planned for April 29 th at 6:00 PM. If you are interested & would like to attend this class, please call the office at 760-367-3343 and leave a message for Elaine Ashfield. You can also send your email address to blessedsacrament.29palms@sbdiocese.org  The Troop Master position for our Trail Life Troop has been left vacant as a result of Walter Christensen taking a new job in Virginia. So, they are looking for someone to fill this position as soon as possible. This position does not require that you have children in Trail Life, however, it is a necessary requirement by Charter. If any of you are interested or know of anyone who would like to take this position, please contact Leanne Duncan at 760-792-5743.  Our Thrift Store Manager, Lois Phipps, would like all of us to know that the Thrift Store is in desperate need of volunteers. Lois has had to close the store twice in the last two weeks because she had no one to fill in for a volunteer who was sick and not able to come in that day. Our Thrift Store needs people who are willing to COMMIT to work one day a week for four hours. Blessed Sacrament Thrift Store provides a service to our City as well as providing revenue for Blessed Sacrament Church. Please prayerfully consider giving of your time to help our Thrift Store  remain open and provide revenue for our church.  If you have questions and/or would like to volunteer, please call Lois Phipps at 760-220-7330.  Please be sure to wait for the Ushers to dismiss you from the back to the front at the end of Mass.  Those of you who would like to help us sanitize after Mass, please see one  of the Ushers. ​​Mass Intentions for Second Sunday in Easter, Divine Mercy Sunday 10 - 11 April 21  ​​Mass Intentions for the Second Sunday of Easter/Divine Mercy Sunday.  For the safety of our service men & women abroad, for our Police Men & Women who protect us, for all First Responders & Firemen and for all who live with war and violence. Let us pray to the Lord. 4:30 We Pray for the Repose of the Souls of: Robert Sr. & Ann Bowman and SgtMaj Johann & Linda Kirshchinger & Joan Miller  We Pray for the Candelaria family and for the Conversion of the Miller family. 8:00 We Pray for the Repose of the Soul of Viola Klink  We Pray for Healing for Mary Nishioka and Peter Gay  10:30 We Pray for Healing for Paul McFerron and We Pray for safe travel for Laura Ashfield

GREETINGS: 15 - 16  MAY 2021, ASCENSION OF THE LORD.  
Greeting for the Ascension  of the Lord.  Good Afternoon/Morning and Welcome to
Blessed Sacrament Catholic Community No Second Collection This weekend we celebrate the Ascension of the Lord  with our celebrant Father Mike McCullough. If you have a Missal, our Readings can be found on pages
94 &  97.  A FEW REMINDERS: We have chairs on the patio for overflow and for those of
us who are not comfortable with being inside the Church right now. Be respectful of those of who are trying to pray quietly  before Mass begins.  (10:30 Mass only) Don’t forget that the phone is very sensitive to noise which can interfere with the sound on  the Live Stream.  Remember that children must continue to be accompanied by an adult to use the restroom in order to  ensure that the restroom is properly sanitized. The Directives for Social Distance are now 3ft., and the wearing of Masks and the use of Hand Sanitizer before receiving Holy Communion remain in place. 1. You will be directed by an Usher during Holy  Communion beginning with those in the front pews. 2. Please Maintain the 3ft. distance. 3. Remember to use hand sanitizer before you leave  your seat. 4. Those of us receiving Communion on the tongueshould remain seated until directed by an Usher to  come forward. Remember that the Ushers will dismiss us at the end of Mass from the back to the front.​  ​​Announcements for The Ascension of the Lord, 15 - 16 May 21  ​​Announcements for the Ascension of the Lord, USHERS: NO Second Collection.  As of May 15 th , we have closed the application period for the Secretary/Bookkeeper position and Father Eliseus will begin reviewing submitted resumes. The acceptance of resumes may reopen if Father has not received any applications and he will inform us next weekend when he returns to celebrate Mass with us again.  Once again, we say Thank You to Father Mike for celebrating Mass with us for these three weekends while Father Eliseus has been away. Father Eliseus will return during this coming week and be back to celebrate Mass with us next weekend.  We always enjoy having you with us, Fr. Mike, for weekend Masses, Confessions & Funerals. We are always blessed having you with us. Remember to wait for the Ushers to dismiss you from the back to the front at the end of Mass. Those of you who would like to help us sanitize after Mass, please see one of the Ushers. ​​Mass Intentions for The Ascension of the Lord, 15 - 16 May 21 ​Mass Intentions for the Ascension of the Lord.  For the safety of our service men & women abroad, for our Police Men & Women who protect us, for all First Responders & Firemen and for all who live with war and violence. Let us pray to the Lord. 4:30 We Pray for the Repose of the Souls of: Robert Sr. & Ann Bowman and SgtMaj Johann & Linda Kirshchinger, Joan Miller, Olga Blue &  Tom McBride.   We Pray for the Candelaria family and for the Conversion of the Miller family 8:00 We Pray for the Repose of the Souls of Viola Klink & Bo Bowden.  We Pray for Healing for Mary Nishioka & Peter Gay
10:30 We Pray for the Repose of the Souls of Paula Royse & Yvette Whidbee


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GREETINGS: 26 -  27  JUNE 2021, THE 13th SUNDAY IN ORDINARY TIME.  
​​​​​Greeting for The 13 th Sunday in Ordinary Time.  Good Afternoon/Morning and Welcome to Blessed Sacrament Catholic Community  No Second Collection.  This weekend we celebrate The 13 th Sunday in Ordinary Time. If you have a Missal, our Readings can be found on pages 26-29.  A FEW REMINDERS: We continue to have seating on the patio for overflow and for those of us who are not comfortable with being inside  the Church right now. Be respectful of those of who are trying to pray quietly before Mass begins. (10:30 Mass only) Don’t forget that the phone is very sensitive to noise which can interfere with the sound on the Live Stream. Remember that children must continue to be accompanied by an adult to use the restroom in order to ensure that the restroom is properly sanitized.  The Directives for Social Distance remain the same distance of 3ft., and the wearing of Masks and the use of Hand Sanitizer before receiving Holy Communion remain in place.  1. You will be directed by an Usher during Holy Communion beginning with those in the front pews. 2. Please Maintain the 3ft. distance. 3. Remember to use hand sanitizer before you leave your seat. 4. Those of us receiving Communion on the tongue should remain seated until directed by an Usher to come forward. Remember that the Ushers will dismiss us at the end of Mass from the back to the front. ​ANNOCEMENTS FOR THE 13TH SUNDAY IN ORDINARY TIMES, 26, 27 JUNE, 21 Announcements for The 13 th Sunday in Ordinary Time  USHERS: No Second Collection.  As we said last week, a big thank you to Beth Regland for offering to help with the Bulletin Board. We are still in search of a Secretary.  Amy has finally accepted a job offer in DC and her last day here will be July 9th.  We wish her well and much success at her new job.  But, while she is still here, we hope someone will step up and apply. This will allow Amy to help in the interview process.  The job listing is still posted on the Diocesan website under the  Employment link.  Feel free to also call the office at 760-367-3343 and speak with Amy if you have questions regarding the job description. Reopening Guidelines as of this weekend:  Vaccinated people are no longer required to wear a mask, but it is suggested that those who are not vaccinated wear a mask. We are on the honor system.   We no longer have a seating capacity, but we encourage a 3ft. distance.  Singing by the Assembly is permitted.  Confession will remain in the Hospitality room.  Sanitizing after Mass will continue.  We have a box of Missals by the front door. If you would like to have a Missal, please put your name on it, take it home, and carry it back  and forth. Effective July 1 st , Bishop Rojas is lifting the Dispensation from the Sunday Mass and the Holy Days of Obligation that we have had since the beginning of the Pandemic in March of 2020. On July 1 st , Bishop Rojas isinviting all of the Catholic Faithful to return to Mass on Sundays and Holy Days in order to fulfill their Obligation to attend Mass. Welcome back home!  Those who cannot attend Mass because of age (65 years and older) or disability will continue to be excused and encouraged to make Sundays Holy through personal prayer and/or viewing the televised Mass on EWTN. We’d also like you to know that Blessed Sacrament will STOP live streaming the Mass as of July 1 st , 2021. Elaine Ashfield is planning a Baptism Class on July 6th @ 6:00PM. If you are interested, please call the office at 760-367-3343. Some of you may have noticed the flowers around the Blessed Mother on the patio. This little area is being dedicated to Tom McBride and we’re calling it Tom’s Garden.  We are continuing to ask for Father’s Day Intentions for another week since we only received two intentions.  Our bulletins will return the weekend of July 31 st / August 1 st . This Friday, July 2 nd is First Friday and Mass will be at 9am, as usual. Remember to wait for the Ushers to dismiss you from the back to the front at the end of Mass. Those of you who would like to help us sanitize after Mass, please see one of the Ushers. All of these Announcements are posted on the Blessed Sacrament website, on the door of the Church office and in our bulletin board on the patio. ​​​MASS INTENTIONS FOR THE 13TH SUNDAY IN ORDINARY TIME, 26 - 27 June 21 ​​Mass Intentions for The 13 th Sunday in Ordinary  Time.  For the safety of our service men & women abroad, for our Police Men & Women who protect us, for all First Responders & Firemen and for all who live with war and violence. Let us pray to the Lord. 4:30 We Pray for the Repose of the Souls of: Robert Sr. & Ann Bowman, SgtMaj Johan, Linda Kirshchinger, Tom McBride, Joan Miller, John Potts & Lee Baillie.   We Pray for the Candelaria family and We Pray for Healing for Catalina Hernandez.  We Pray for Peace & Comfort for Maggie Jones 8:00 We Pray for the Repose of the Souls of: Viola Klink & Lee Baillie We Pray for Healing for Mary Nishioka & Dennis Bracamontes We Pray for Peace & Comfort for Maggie Jones.  10:30 We Pray for the Repose of the Souls of: Joshua Kunkle & Lee Baillie We Pray for Healing for Donna Lasiter.  We Pray for Peace & Comfort for Maggie Jones We Pray for Birthday Blessings for Larry Ashfield 

GREETINGS: 12 - 13  JUNE 2021, THE 11th SUNDAY IN ORDINARY TIME.  
​​​Greeting for The 11 th Sunday in Ordinary Time.  Good Afternoon/Morning and Welcome to Blessed Sacrament Catholic Community
NO Second Collection This weekend we celebrate The 11 th Sunday in Ordinary Time.  If you have a Missal, our Readings can be found on pages 22 - 24.  A FEW REMINDERS:  We continue to have chairs on the patio for overflow and for those of us who are not comfortable with being inside the Church right now.  Be respectful of those of who are trying to pray quietly before Mass begins. (10:30 Mass only) Don’t forget that the phone is very sensitive to noise which can interfere with the sound on the Live Stream. Remember that children must continue to be accompanied by an adult to use the restroom in order to
ensure that the restroom is properly sanitized.  The Directives for Social Distance are now 3ft., and the wearing of Masks and the use of Hand Sanitizer before receiving Holy Communion remain in place. 1. You will be directed by an Usher during Holy Communion beginning with those in the front Pews. 2. Please Maintain the 3ft. distance. 3. Remember to use hand sanitizer before you leave your seat. 4. Those of us receiving Communion on the tongue should remain seated until directed by an Usher to  come forward. ​ANNOCEMENTS FOR THE 11TH SUNDAY IN ORDINARY TIMES, 12, 13 JUNE, 21 ​​Announcements for The 11 th Sunday in Ordinary Time USHERS: No Second Collection We are still looking for someone to manage the patio bulletin board throughout the Liturgical seasons. If any of you are interested, please call Bev Collard at 760-217-8362. Our Blessed Sacrament Thrift Store is in need of more volunteers.  They need a minimum of 2 people each day. Men as well as women are welcome to volunteer at the Thrift Store. In fact, there are already two men who volunteer there now. The Thrift  Store is open four days a week (Monday through Thursday) from 9-2. Right now, with so few volunteers, if someone cannot come in they are forced to close for the day. Our Thrift Store provides a wonderful service to the City of Twentynine Palms as well as Blessed Sacrament Parish. Please give prayerful consideration to giving some of your time to this very worthwhile ministry. Remember to wait for the Ushers to dismiss you from the back to the front at the end of Mass.  Those of you who would like to help us sanitize after Mass, please see one of the Ushers.  All of these Announcements are posted on the Blessed Sacrament website, on the door of the Church office and in our bulletin board on the patio. ​​​MASS INTENTIONS FOR THE 11TH SUNDAY IN ORDINARY TIME, 12 - 13 June 21
​​Mass Intentions for The 11 th Sunday in Ordinary Time.  For the safety of our service men & women abroad, for our Police Men & Women
who protect us, for all First Responders & Firemen and for all who live with war and violence. Let us pray to the Lord. 4:30 We Pray for the Repose of the Souls of: Robert Sr. & Ann Bowman and SgtMaj Johann & Linda Kirshchinger, Tom McBride & Joan Miller We Pray for the Candelaria family and We Pray for Healing for Catalina Hernandez,  Elaine Ashfield &  Kristaline Castilo We Pray for Peace & Comfort for Maggie Jones 8:00 We Pray for the Repose of the Soul of: Viola Klink
We Pray for Healing for Mary Nishioka & Elaine Ashfield, We Pray for Peace & Comfort for Maggie Jones 10:30 We Pray for the Repose of the Souls of: Frances & Robert Dehner We Pray for Healing for Elaine Ashfield We Pray for Peace & Comfort for Mag

ANNOUNCEMENTS: 3 - 4  April, Easter Vigil  and Easter Sunday  ​Easter Vigil Greeting, Good Evening and Welcome to Blessed Sacrament Catholic Community. This evening we celebrate The Easter Vigil in the Holy Night with our Celebrant, Father Eliseus. Father will also be blessing those of us with Birthdays & Anniversaries in the month of April. The First Reading for tonight can be found on pages 47 through 49 in English and our Second Reading can be found on pages 53 through 54 in Spanish also on pages 54 through 56 in English if you would like to follow along. The Epistle can be found on page 57 in English and on page 55 in Spanish. We are happy to welcome our visitors who are with us for tonight’s celebration. REMINDERS: Please remember to be respectful of those trying to pray quietly before Mass and that the phone is very sensitive to noise which can interfere with the Live Stream. Don’t forget that children must continue to be accompanied by an adult to use the restroom in order to ensure that the restrooms are properly sanitized. We have chairs on the patio for overflow and for those who are not comfortable with being inside the Church right now. Tonight’s Mass will be a little different than in previous years. 1. NO Service of Light outside 2. The Liturgy of the Word remains the same; we will only be using Readings No. 3 &  7, 3. NO Baptismal Liturgy; The Prayer of the Faithful will remain the same  4. The Liturgy of the Eucharist remains the same In the Liturgy of the Eucharist, Mass will continue as normal. Please remember that those of you receiving Holy Communion on the tongue should remain standing in your pew to wait for direction from an Usher. Tonight’s Mass includes the following intentions.   The Directives for the Social Distance of 6ft., the wearing of Masks and the use of hand sanitizer before receiving Communion remain in place.  ​​Announcements for Easter Vigil and Easter, 3 - 4 April 21 ​Announcements for the Easter Vigil &Easter Sunday Happy Easter!!! ***Birthdays & Anniversaries***  This Monday, April 5 th the Parish Office is closed for the Easter holiday. As you know, our Secretary, Amy Christensen will be leaving us in a few months. So, we are in the process of looking for a Secretary and possibly a Secretary/Bookkeeper. If any of you are interested in this position or if you know of anyone who might be interested, please watch for this job posting at the Employment link on the Diocesan Website. We wish everyone a very happy and blessed Easter Season. Be sure to wait for the Ushers to dismiss you at the end of Mass before you leave your seat. Those of you who would like to help us sanitize after Mass, please see one of the Ushers. Remember that all of these Announcements are posted on the Blessed Sacrament website, on the door of the Church Office and in our bulletin board on the patio. ​​Mass Intentions for Easter Vigil, 3 April 21 ​Mass Intentions for the Easter Vigil For the safety of our service men & women abroad, for our Police Men & Women who protect us, for all First Responders & Firemen and for all who live with war and violence. Let us pray to the Lord. We Pray for the Repose of the Souls of: Theresa Hultz, Robert Sr. & Ann Bowman, Sgt. Major Johann & Linda Kirshinger, Viola Klink and Heavenly Birthday for Richard A. Garcia  ​​Easter Sunday Greeting, 4 April 2021 Good Morning and Welcome to Blessed Sacrament Catholic Community.  Today we celebrate Easter Sunday our Celebrant, Father Eliseus. Since this is also the First Full weekend of the month of April, Father will be blessing those of us with Birthdays & Anniversaries during this month. Today’s readings can be found on pages 79-83 and we will be using Option A for the Second Reading for those of you who have your Missal. Welcome to all of our visitors who are joining for this Easter celebration. Please remember to be respectful of those trying to pray quietly before Mass. (10:30 Mass) Don’t forget that the phone is very sensitive to noise which can interfere with the Live Stream.  Remember that children must continue to be accompanied by an adult to use the restroom in order to ensure that the restroom is properly sanitized. The Directives for the Social Distance of 6ft., the wearing of Masks and the use of hand sanitizer before receiving Communion  remain in place. 1. You will be directed by an Usher during Holy Communion beginning with those in the front pews. 2. Please maintain the 6ft. distance. 3. Remember to use hand sanitizer before you leave your seat. 4. Please remember that those of you receiving on the tongue should remain standing in your pew to wait for direction from an Usher. ​​Mass Intentions for Easter Sunday, 4 April 2021 For the safety of our service men & women abroad, for our Police Men & Women who protect us, for all First Responders & Firemen and for all who live with war and violence. Let us pray to the Lord. We Pray for the Repose of the Souls of: 8:00 Deceased Members of the Altar Society, Joan Miller, Viola Klink We Pray for Healing for Mary Nishioka, and Magggie Jones 10:30 We Pray for the Repose of the Souls of: Austin Duncan and Frances & Robert Dehner  

ANNOUNCEMENTS: 08 - 09 MAY 2021, SIXTH SUNDAY OF EASTER 
Greeting for the Sixth Sunday, of Easter Good Afternoon/Morning and Welcome to Blessed Sacrament Catholic Community  Second Collection for Maintenance & Education This weekend we celebrate the Sixth Sunday of Easter with our celebrant Father Mike McCullough. This weekend is also Mother’s Day weekend and Father Mike will be blessing all of our Mothers. If you have a Missal, our Readings can be found on pages 92 & 93. A FEW REMINDERS: We have chairs on the patio for overflow and for those of us who are not comfortable with being inside the Church right now. Be respectful of those of who are trying to pray quietly before Mass begins. (10:30 Mass only) Don’t forget that the phone is very sensitive to noise which can interfere with the sound on the Live Stream. Remember that children must continue to be  accompanied by an adult to use the restroom in order to ensure that the restroom is properly sanitized. The Directives for Social Distance are now 3ft., and the wearing of Masks and the use of Hand Sanitizer before receiving Holy Communion remain in place. 1. You will be directed by an Usher during Holy Communion beginning with those in the front pews.  2. Please Maintain the 3ft. distance. 3. Remember to use hand sanitizer before you leave your seat. 4. Those of us receiving Communion on the tongue should remain seated until directed by an Usher tocome forward.​ ​​Announcements for Sixth Sunday of Easter , 08 - 09 May 21 ​​Announcements for Sixth Sunday of Easter, USHERS: Second Collection for Maintenance & Education HAPPY MOTHER’S DAY TO ALL MOTHERS!, All Mothers stand for the blessing. As we’ve been saying, the position for Secretary for Blessed Sacrament is now listed on the Employment link on the Diocesan Website. Resumes are now being accepted. The application period will be open until May 15 th . Once closed, we will be contacting eligible applicants for interviews. We encourage those who may be interested to make sure to apply before next Saturday. Father Mike has been looking for someone to help him with organizing  paperwork & files at his home for 3-4 hours a week, but has not been able to find anyone as yet. He will be happy to compensate you for your time. He just needs someone to help him straighten up his files, etc. If you can help him or if you know of anyone who might be able to help, please see Father after Mass. Remember to wait for the Ushers to dismiss you from the back to the front at the end of Mass. Those of you who would like to help us sanitize after Mass, please see one of the Ushers. ​​Mass Intentions for Sixth Sunday in Easter, 08 - 09 May  21  ​​Mass Intentions for the Sixth Sunday Of Easter.  For the safety of our service men & women abroad, for our Police Men & Women who protect us, for all First Responders & Firemen and for all who live with war and violence. Let us pray to the Lord. 4:30 We Pray for the Repose of the Souls of: Robert Sr. & Ann Bowman and SgtMaj Johann & Linda Kirshchinger, Joan Miller, Olga Blue & ; om McBride. We Pray for the Candelaria family and for the Conversion of the Miller family We Pray for Healing for Regina Ogaldez & Comfort for Inez
8:00 We Pray for the Repose of the Souls the Deceased Members of the Altar Society, Viola Klink, Heavenly birthday for Ed & Chuck Horvath, Heavenly Mother’s Day for Alberta Horvath
We Pray for Healing for Mary Nishioka, Peter Gay &  Regina Ogaldez & comfort for Inez .  We Pray for Mother’s Day blessings for Lois Phipps 10:30 We Pray for the Repose of the Souls of Robert & Frances Dehner & Mel Whidbee, Jr. We Pray for Healing for Regina Ogaldez and comfort for Inez

GREETINGS: 05 - 06  JUNE 2021, THE HOLY BODY AND BLOOD OF CHRIST   
Greeting for The Most Holy Body and Blood of Christ, Good Afternoon/Morning and Welcome to    Blessed Sacrament Catholic Community
We’re back on track with our Second Collections and this weekend is for Maintenance and Education.   this weekend we celebrate The Most Holy Body and Blood of Christ, which is the Blessed Sacrament, with our  celebrant Father Eliseus. Happy Feast Day Everyone!  If you have a Missal, our Readings can be found on pages 19 - 22.  This weekend is also the first full weekend in June. So Father will be blessing all of us with Birthdays and/or Anniversaries in June. A FEW REMINDERS: We have chairs on the patio for overflow and for those of  us who are not comfortable with being inside the Church right now.   Be respectful of those of who are trying to pray quietly  before Mass begins. (10:30 Mass only) Don’t forget that the phone is very  sensitive to noise which can interfere with the sound on    the Live Stream. Remember that children must continue to be accompanied by an adult to use the restroom in order to  ensure that the restroom is properly sanitized.    The Directives for Social Distance are now 3ft., and the  wearing of Masks and the use of Hand Sanitizer before receiving Holy Communion remain in place.  1. You will be directed by an Usher during Holy  Communion beginning with those in the front pews.  2. Please Maintain the 3ft. distance.  3. Remember to use hand sanitizer before you leave your seat.   4. Those of us receiving Communion on the tongue  should remain seated until directed by an Usher to come forward.  Remember that the Ushers will dismiss us at the end of Mass from the back to the front.​​​ ​ANNOCEMENTS FOR THE HOLY BODY AND BLOOD OF CHRIST. SUNDAY,  05, 06 JUNE, 21 ​​Announcements for The Most Holy Body and Blood of Christ USHERS: Second Collection for Maintenance and Education We are looking for someone to manage the patio bulletin board throughout the Liturgical seasons. If any of you are interested, please call Bev Collard at 760-217-8362. Father will now bless those of us with Birthdays and/or Anniversaries in the month of June. (4:30 Mass Only) Bob and Lisa Bowman have packaged “Hospitality to-go” from a silent donor. Please see them as you leave. Remember to wait for the Ushers to dismiss you from the back to the front at the end of Mass. Those of you who would like to help us sanitize after Mass, please see one of the Ushers. All of these Announcements are posted on the Blessed Sacrament website, on the door of the Church office and in our bulletin board on the patio. (8:00 Mass only) Mark Miller from the KofC now has an Announcement. ​​​Mass Intentions for The Holy Body and Blodd of Christ, Sunday, 05 - 06 June 21 ​​Mass Intentions for The Most Holy Body and Blood of Christ For the safety of our service men &women abroad, for our Police Men & Women who protect us, for all First Responders & Firemen and for all who live with war and violence. Let us pray to the Lord. 4:30 We Pray for the Repose of the Souls of: Robert Sr. & Ann Bowman and SgtMaj Johann & Linda Kirshchinger, Joan Miller, Tom McBride & Dottie Clements We Pray for the Candelaria family and for the Conversion of the Miller family and We Pray for Healing for Catalina Hernandez 8:00 We Pray for the Repose of the Souls of: The deceased members of the Altar Society, Viola Klink, Tom McBride & Dottie Clements We Pray for Healing for Mary Nishioka 10:30 We Pray for the Repose of the Souls of: Doran Ryker, Dottie Clements & Tom McBride We Pray for Healing for Donna Lasiter, Frances atthews & Allison Sidwell FOR ALL THE INTENTIONS THAT WE HOLD IN THE SILENCE OF OUR HEARTS

GREETINGS: 19 -  20  JUNE 2021, THE 12th SUNDAY IN ORDINARY TIME.  
​​​​Greeting for The 12 th Sunday in Ordinary Time.  Good Afternoon/Morning and Welcome to Blessed Sacrament Catholic Community  Second Collection for Retired Priests of our Diocese.  Happy Father’s Day to all of our Fathers and our Father Eliseus!!  This weekend we celebrate The 12 th Sunday in Ordinary Time.  If you have a Missal, our Readings can be found on pages 24 – 26. A FEW REMINDERS: We continue to have seating on the patio for overflow and for those of us who are not comfortable with being inside the Church right now.  Be respectful of those of who are trying to pray quietly before Mass begins. (10:30 Mass only) Don’t forget that the phone is very sensitive to noise which can interfere with the sound on the Live Stream. Remember that children must continue to be accompanied by an adult to use the restroom in order to ensure that the restroom is properly sanitized. The Directives for Social Distance remain the same distance of 3ft., and the wearing of Masks and the use of Hand Sanitizer before receiving Holy Communion remain in place. 1. You will be directed by an Usher during Holy Communion beginning with those in the front pews.  2. Please Maintain the 3ft. distance. 3. Remember to use hand sanitizer before you leave your seat.  4. Those of us receiving Communion on the tongue should remain seated until directed by an Usher to come forward.  Remember that the Ushers will dismiss us at the end of Mass from the back to the front. ​ANNOCEMENTS FOR THE 12TH SUNDAY IN ORDINARY TIMES, 19, 20 JUNE, 21 ​​Announcements for The 12 th Sunday in Ordinary Time.  USHERS: Second Collection for Retired Priests of our Diocese Thank you to Beth Regland for offering to help with the Bulletin Board.  As you know our Secretary, Amy, is leaving soon and we are still looking for a replacement for her. If you are interested in this Secretarial position, please contact the office at 760-367-3343. Reopening Guidelines as of June 26 th and 27 th.   The Guidelines for the wearing of masks during Mass will be lifted.  There will no longer be a seating capacity, but we encourage a 3ft. distance.  Singing by the Assembly will be permitted.  Confession will remain in the Hospitality room.  Sanitizing after Mass will continue.  Carrying your Missal to and from Mass will continue. Bishop Rojas has announced that effective July 1 st , 2021 he will be issuing a Decree to lift the current dispensation from the Sunday Mass and the Holy Days of Obligation that we have had since the beginning of the Pandemic since March of 2020. On July 1st , Bishop Rojas is inviting all of the Catholic Faithful to return to Mass on Sundays and Holy Days in order to fulfill their Obligation to attend Mass. Welcome back home! Those who cannot attend Mass because of age (65 years and older) or disability will continue to be excused and encouraged to make Sundays Holy through personal prayer and/or viewing the televised Mass on EWTN.  Blessed Sacrament will stop live streaming Mass as of July 1st , 2021.  Since we inadvertently overlooked Father’s Day Intentions this year, Father Eliseus is inviting us to email our intentions  to Bev Collard at bevandgeorgec@gmail.com and they will be on the Altar during the Masses next weekend.  Remember to wait for the Ushers to dismiss you from the back to the front at the end of Mass. Those of you who would like to help us sanitize after Mass, please see one of the Ushers. All of these Announcements are posted on the Blessed Sacrament website, on the door of the Church office and in our bulletin board on the patio. ​​​MASS INTENTIONS FOR THE 12TH SUNDAY IN ORDINARY TIME, 19 - 20 June 21 ​​Mass Intentions for The 12 th Sunday in Ordinary Time.  For the safety of our service men & women abroad, for our Police Men & Women who protect us, for all First Responders & Firemen and for all who live with war and violence.  Let us pray to the Lord. 4:30 We Pray for the Repose of the Souls of: Robert Sr. & Ann Bowman and SgtMaj Johann & Linda Kirshchinger, Tom McBride & Joan Miller.  We Pray for the Candelaria family and We Pray for Healing for Catalina Hernandez & Elaine Ashfield We Pray for Peace & Comfort for Maggie Jones 8:00 We Pray for the Repose of the Souls of: Viola Klink & Lou Whitaker We Pray for Healing for Mary Nishioka, Elaine Ashfield & Dennis Brocamontes.  We Pray for Peace &  Comfort for Maggie Jones 10:30 We Pray for the Repose of the Souls of: Gale Haddeland.  We Pray for Healing for Elaine Ashfield & Donna Lasiter We Pray for Peace & Comfort for Maggie Jones  ​​

ANNOUNCEMENTS: 17 - 18   APRIL THIRD SUNDAY OF EASTER 
Greeting for the Third Sunday of Easter,  Good Evening/Morning and Welcome to Blessed Sacrament Catholic Community  No Second Collection,  This weekend we celebrate the Third Sunday of Easter with our celebrant Father Eliseus. If you have a Missal, our Readings can be found on pages 86 & 87.  A FEW REMINDERS: We have chairs on the patio for overflow and for those of us who are not comfortable with being inside the Church right now. Be respectful of those of who are trying to pray quietly before Mass begins. (10:30 Mass only) Don’t forget that the phone is very sensitive to noise which can interfere with the sound on the Live Stream.  Remember that children must continue to be accompanied by an adult to use the restroom in order to  ensure that the restroom is properly sanitized.​ ​​Announcements for Third Sunday of Easter , 17 - 18 April 21 ​​Announcements for Third Sunday of Easter,  USHERS: NO Second Collection As you know, our Secretary, Amy Christensen, will be leaving us soon. The position for Secretary/Bookkeeper for Blessed Sacrament is now listed on the Employment link on the Diocesan Website. Resumes are now being accepted. The application period will be open until May 15 th . Once closed, we will be contacting eligible applicants for interviews. The position is advertised for both skills in hopes to find someone who can do both, but if not, then certainly an applicant who has secretarial skills. So, we encourage those who may not meet the bookkeeping qualifications to apply also. As we said last week, we are planning a Virtual Baptism class on April 29 th at 6:00PM. Please call the office at 760-367-3343 and leave a message for Elaine   Ashfield. You can also send your email address to  blessedsacrament.29palms@sbdiocese.org ,  We also told you last week that our Thrift Store Manager, Lois Phipps, would like us to know that the Thrift Store is in desperate need of volunteers. Lois has had to close the store twice in the last few weeks because she had no one to fill in for a volunteer who was sick and not able to come in.  Our Thrift Store needs men as well as women who are willing to COMMIT to work one day a week for four hours. Blessed Sacrament Thrift Store provides a service to our City as well as providing revenue for Blessed Sacrament Church. Please prayerfully consider giving of your time to help our Thrift Store remain open and provide revenue for our church. If you have questions and/or would like to volunteer, please call Lois Phipps at 760-220-7330. ​​Mass Intentions for Third Sunday in Easter, 17 - 18 April 21 ​​For the safety of our service men & women abroad, for our Police Men & Women who protect us, for all First Responders & Firemen and for all who live with war and violence. Let us pray to the Lord. 4:30 We Pray for the Repose of the Souls of: Robert Sr. &Ann Bowman and SgtMaj Johann & Linda Kirshchinger & Joan Miller, We Pray for the Candelaria family and for the Conversion of the Miller family We Pray for Healing for Tom & Carol McBride And We also pray for Bob & Lisa’s son Ryan &  daughter-in-law Sarah on their wedding day today.  8:00 We Pray for the Repose of the Souls of Viola Klink & Tim Smith And We Pray for Healing for Mary Nishioka, & Peter Gay 10:30 We Pray for the Repose of the Souls of Sheila Todd & Eduardo M. Tomelden, And We Pray for Healing for Regina Ogaldez

GREETINGS: 29 - 30  MAY 2021, THE MOST HOLY TRINITY SUNDAY  
Greeting for The Most Holy Trinity, Good Afternoon/Morning and Welcome to Blessed Sacrament Catholic Community NO Second Collection, This weekend we celebrate The Most Holy Trinity with our celebrant Father Eliseus. If you have a Missal, our Readings can be found on pages 17 - 19. A FEW REMINDERS: We have chairs on the patio for overflow and for those of us who are not comfortable with being inside the Church right now. Be respectful of those of who are trying to pray quietly before Mass begins. (10:30 Mass only) Don’t forget that the phone is very sensitive to noise which can interfere with the sound on the Live Stream. Remember that children must continue to be accompanied by an adult to use the restroom in order to ensure that the restroom is properly sanitized. The Directives for Social Distance are now 3ft., and the wearing of Masks and the use of Hand Sanitizer before receiving Holy Communion remain in place. 1. You will be directed by an Usher during Holy Communion beginning with those in the front pews. 2. Please Maintain the 3ft. distance. 3. Remember to use hand sanitizer before you leave your seat. 4. Those of us receiving Communion on the tongue should remain seated until directed by an Usher to come forward. ​​ANNOCEMENTS FOR THE MOST HOLY TRINITY SUNDAY,  29 - 30 MAY 21 ​Announcements for The Most Holy Trinity, USHERS: NO Second Collection, For those of you who are wondering, although Monday, May 31 st is a Holiday, Father will still be celebrating an 8:00 am Mass. This coming Friday, June 4 th is the First Friday of June, and Mass will be at 9:00 am. For those of you who have a family member being confirmed, Confirmation will be on June 8 th at 7pm here at Blessed Sacrament. Remember to wait for the Ushers to dismiss you from the back to the front at the end of Mass. Those of you who would like to help us sanitize after Mass, please see one of the Ushers. All of these Announcements are posted on the Blessed Sacrament website, on the door of the Church office and in our bulletin board on the patio.  ​​​Mass Intentions for The Most Holy Trinity Sunday, 29 - 30 May 21 ​​Mass Intentions for The Most Holy Trinity, For the safety of our service men & women abroad, for our Police Men & Women who protect us, for all First Responders & Firemen and for all who live with war and violence. Let us pray to the Lord. 4:30 We Pray for the Repose of the Souls of: Robert Sr. & Ann Bowman and SgtMaj Johann & Linda Kirshchinger, Joan Miller, Olga Blue, & ;  Tom McBride.  We Pray for the Candelaria family and for the Conversion of the Miller family and We Pray for Healing for Dottie Clements 8:00 We Pray for the Repose of the Souls of: Viola Klink, Flo & Stan Andreshak & Theudora Castor We Pray for Healing for Mary Nishioka & Peter Gay 10:30 We Pray for the Repose of the Souls of: Jenn Sullivan & Tom McBride.


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