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

ANNOUNCEMENTS: 27 - 28 March 21.   Palm Sunday
Palm Sunday Greeting,  Good Afternoon/Morning and Welcome to Blessed Sacrament Catholic Community. This weekend we celebrate Palm Sunday of the Passion of the Lord with Fr. Eliseus as our celebrant. Our celebration of Palm Sunday this year will look a little different from previous years, but we are very grateful to be able to celebrate together in our church. As you can see, the palms are in front of the Altar and we are not beginning with a procession on the patio. Father will bless the palms during the Mass & they will be distributed by the Ushers at the end of Mass. The Readings for this Mass are on pages 7-13 in English and pages 19-25 in Spanish in your Missal if you would like to follow along. At the time of the Gospel, we will be reading the Passion and if it is too long for you to stand, we invite you sit. 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.  Children must continue to be accompanied by an adult to use the restroom in order to ensure that the restroom is properly sanitized.  Please be respectful of those trying to pray quietly before Mass. (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.  We have received a New Protocol regarding the reception of Holy Communion. Bishop Rojas has reinstated the Reception of Holy Communion on the tongue. However, we ask that those of you receiving on the tongue remain standing in your pew until the end of the line of those receiving in the hand so the Ushers will recognize you and guide you from the back to the front to receive Communion on the tongue. 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 Palm Sunday, 27 - 28 March 21  USHERS: NO Second Collection, We still have Missals, dated March 28 th through May 29 th , in the back of the church if anyone is still interested. Please don’t forget put your name on it and bring it back & forth with you to Mass. If you should leave it in the pew, we will have to dispose of it. As we said last week, our Secretary, Amy Christensen, will be leaving us later in the year. Her husband, Walter, has accepted a promotion in  Virginia. Walter will be leaving soon, but Amy and the children will be leaving in the next few months.  So, we are in the process of looking for a new Secretary, possibly a  Secretary/Bookkeeper. If anyone of you is interested in either of these positions, please watch for this job posting at the Employment link on the Diocesan website. The Mass schedule for this week is as follows: Monday, March 29 th through Wednesday, March 31 st 8:00AM April 1 st Holy Thursday 7:00 PM (Live Streamed) April 2 nd Good Friday 7:00PM (Live Streamed) April 3 rd Holy Saturday 7:00PM (Live Streamed) April 4 th Easter Sunday 8:00 & 10:30AM (Live Streamed) 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 Palm Sunday, 27 - 28 March 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, SgtMaj Johann & Linda Kirshchinger, Joan Miller & Glen Freshour We also Pray for the Conversion of the Miller Family
8:00 We pray for Healing for Mary Nishioka, Peter Gay, Rita Minnick , Mark Miller’s niece and the Candelaria family
10:30 We Pray for the Repose of the Souls of Austin Duncan, David Scott, Edwardo Aranilla and the Souls of Aborted Babies
And We Pray for Healing for Peggy Burke



Greeting for the Holy Family of Jesus, Mary and Joseph.  26 - 27 December 2020
​​Greeting for the Holy Family of Jesus, Mary and Joseph Good Afternoon/Morning and Welcome to Blessed Sacrament Catholic Community NO Second Collection Today we celebrate The Holy Family of Jesus, Mary and Joseph and we welcome our celebrant Father Mike McCullough. We look forward to celebrating this Mass and spending the month of January with you. We thank and praise God that we continue to be able to be here together celebrating Mass. A FEW REMINDERS: Please remember to be respectful of those of who are trying to pray quietly before Mass begins. DO NOT MOVE OR DRAG your chair.  The chairs are placed according to Social Distance. (9:00 Mass only) Please remember that the phone is very sensitive to noise. Children must 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 from our Bishops for Social Distance & Masks are still the same.  1. You will be directed by an Usher during Holy Communion. 2. Please Maintain the 6ft. distance. 3. Remember to use hand sanitizer before you leave your seat.  4. Receive IN THE HAND ONLY. The Ushers will also dismiss us at the end of Mass in the same way.  ​​​Announcements for the Holy Family of Jesus, Mary and Joseph.  26 - 27  December 2020 Announcements for the Holy Family of Jesus, Mary and Joseph USHERS: NO SECOND COLLECTION  If you haven’t picked up your donation envelopes for the New Year, you can stop by the office on Monday morning, December 28th, between 9:00 & 11:00 or when the office reopens on January 4th.  Please keep Father Eliseus and the people of Nigeria in your prayers while he is away. If you haven’t added your name to the Novena for Father while he is away, see or call George Collard at 760-985-5607.  Don’t forget that We ARE NOT having any weekday Masses while Father Eliseus is away.  The Church office is closed for the Christmas holiday from December 22nd until January 3rd . The office will reopen on Monday, January 4th .  Please 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. All of these Announcements are posted on the Blessed Sacrament website,  ​​Mass Intentions for the Holy Family of Jesus, Mary and Joseph. 26 - 27 December 2020  ​Mass Intentions for the Holy Family Of Jesus, Mary and Joseph 4:00 P.M. Mass. For the safety of our service men & women abroad, for our Policemen & Women who protect us, for all First Responders & Firemen and for all who live with war and violence. Let us pray to the Lord. For the Repose of the Souls of: Robert Sr. & Ann Bowman, SgtMaj Johann & Linda Kirshchinger, Joan Miller, Terry Stump & Michael Gallardo And, We Pray for the conversation of the Miller Family  Mass Intentions for the Holy Family Of Jesus, Mary and Joseph :00 A. M. Mass For the safety of our service men & women abroad, for our Policemen & 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: Terry Stump, George Sumpter, Aldor Collard, And Michael Gallardo We Pray for Healing for Mary Nishioka, Brian Slusser, Bud Garrett & Maggie Jones & Viola Klink We pray for Heavenly Birthday for Alberta Horvath We also pray for Chris & Annie Ward on their 16th wedding anniversary. 

 ​​Greeting for Thirty-Third Sunday in Ordinary Time, 14-15  November 2020
​​Good Afternoon/Morning and Welcome to Blessed Sacrament Catholic Community This weekend we celebrate the Thirty-Third Sunday in Ordinary Time with our celebrant Fr. Eliseus and we are very grateful to be here together praising God. A FEW REMINDERS: Please remember to be respectful of those of who are trying to pray quietly before Mass begins. DO NOT MOVE OR DRAG your chair. The chairs are placed according to Social Distance. (8:00 Mass ) Please remember that the phone is very sensitive to noise. Children must 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.  The directives from our Bishops for Social Distance & Masks are still the same. 1. You will be directed by an Usher during Holy Communion. 2. Please Maintain the 6ft. distance. 3. Remember to use hand sanitizer before you leave your seat. 4. Receive IN THE HAND ONLY. The Ushers will also dismiss us at the end of Mass in the same way.  ​​​Announcements for Thirty-Third Sunday in Ordinary Time, 14 - 15 November 2020
Thanksgiving is right around the corner and we will have a 9:00 A.M. Mass that will be Live Streamed. Remember that this year we are unable to bring food to be blessed. Our Altar Society continues to have Christmas items for sale from our website such as stocking stuffers like Nativity set car magnets and handmade soap. If you have questions about any of the items you see on the website, you should contact Maureen Franklin at 760-851-3927. As we said last week, we’re experiencing weather and daylight changes that affect our Mass times. So, Father has decided that as of next Saturday, November 21 st , the Vigil Mass (the 4:30 Mass) will change to 4:00 PM because it is getting dark earlier & earlier. Please make sure to put this on your calendars so that you don’t miss the Vigil Mass on Saturdays. Confessions will be from at 3:00 until 3:50. along those same lines, because weather is so unpredictable, we will be monitoring the weekend Weather Forecast throughout the week and we will let you know in the Announcements if there is a need to cancel a Mass or change the time for the next week. We will also send out an email. So, PLEASE, watch your emails carefully for information. Please 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. ​​Mass Intentions for Thirty-Third Sunday in Ordinary Time, 14 - 15 November 2020   For the safety of our service men & women abroad, for our Policemen & Women who protect us, for all First Responders & Firemen and for all who live with war and violence. Let us pray to the Lord. For the Repose of the Souls of: Robert Sr. & Ann Bowman, SgtMaj Johann & Linda Kirshchinger, and Joan Miller We Pray for the conversion of the Miller Family, We Pray for all those affected by the many Fires and Hurricanes and
We pray for an end to the Rioting & Uprising in Nigeria, and in our country. We also pray that God’s Will be done for the Election. 

Greeting for the Baptism of the Lord, 09 - 10  January 2021
​​Greeting for the Baptism of the Lord, Good Afternoon/Morning and Welcome to Blessed Sacrament Catholic Community
Today we celebrate The Baptism of the Lord and we welcome our celebrant Father Mike McCullough. We thank God and praise Him for the gift of being able to celebrate Mass together each week even if it’s uncomfortable out here on the patio. A FEW REMINDERS: Please remember to be respectful of those of who are trying to pray quietly before Mass begins.  DO NOT MOVE OR DRAG your chair.  The chairs are placed according to Social Distance. (9:00 Mass only) Please remember that the phone is very sensitive to noise.  Children must be accompanied by an adult to use the restroom in order to ensure that the restroom is properly sanitized.  The directives from our Bishops for Social Distance & Masks are still the same.
1. You will be directed by an Usher during Holy Communion.  2. Please Maintain the 6ft. distance.  3. Remember to use hand sanitizer before you leave your seat. 4. Receive IN THE HAND ONLY. The Ushers will also dismiss us at the end of Mass in the same way. ​​​Announcements for the Baptism of the Lord, 09 - 10 January 2021. Announcements for the Baptism of the Lord, USHERS: NO Second Collection Please continue to keep Father Eliseus and the people of Nigeria in your prayers while he is away. Our prayers are what keep us connected to one another.  The Altar Society has begun their Annual Membership drive, but this year you should have received a renewal notice in the mail. Please make sure that you return the pre-addressed envelope to the office with your dues as soon as possible. If you are not a member of the Altar Society, but would like to become one, please contact Maureen Franklin or call the office. Remember that the Filipino Community is celebrating the Feast of Santo Nino with a Novena of Masses that began on January 8th and will end on January 16th here on the patio at 6:30 PM with Fr. Jovi. We are all invited to join in these Masses. All of these Masses are being Live-Streamed. EWTN is offering a Global Televised Mass Guide uniting the world in prayer. This eBook guides you, both in English & Latin, through the daily Mass offered at EWTN. Just go to EWTN.com and sign up for your free eBook. It’s a perfect way to watch, listen or read daily Scripture from your home. In this time of Pandemic, EWTN is able to provide the Most Holy Sacrifice of the Mass, Adoration, prayers & other devotionals that we are not able to have in our own parishes. Don’t forget that we ARE NOT having any weekday Masses while Father Eliseus is away.  Please 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.  ​​Mass Intentions for the Baptism of the Lord. 09 - 10 January 2021  Mass Intentions for the Baptism of the Lord 4:00 P.M. Mass For the safety of our service men & women abroad, for our Policemen &Women who protect us, for all First Responders & Firemen and for all who live with war and violence. Let us pray to the Lord. For the Repose of the Souls of: Robert Sr. & Ann Bowman, SgtMaj Johann & Linda Kirshchinger, Joan Miller & Terry Stump We Pray for continued Healing for Dawn Blue. We Pray for the conversion of the Miller Family And We Pray for good health and safety for Father Eliseus while he is away. Mass Intentions for the Baptism of the Lord 9:00 A. M. Mass For the safety of our service men & women abroad, for our Policemen & Women who protect us, for all First Responders & Firemen and for all wholive with war and violence. Let us pray to the Lord. We Pray for the Repose of the Souls of: Terry Stump, & Maureen Drennan (Fr. Ted’s Mother) We Pray for Healing for Mary Nishioka, Maggie Jones, Bud Garrett, Claire McCullough, Chris & Casey Dobler & for continued healing for Dawn Blue We also pray for God’s continued love & protection for the Burdett family And We Pray for good health and safety for FatherEliseus while he is away. 

Greeting for the 22nd Sunday in ordinary Times.   28 - 29 Aug 2021
Greeting for the 22 nd Sunday in Ordinary Time Good Afternoon/Morning and Welcome to Blessed  Sacrament Catholic Community No Second Collection. This weekend we celebrate the 22 nd Sunday in Ordinary Time with our Celebrant Father Eliseus. If you have a Missal, our Readings can be found on pages 48 to 50. Due to the increase of COVID Delta Variant cases, masks in the church are strongly recommended but are not mandatory at this time. We continue to have seating on the patio for those of us who are not comfortable with being inside the Church right now. Remember that children must be accompanied by an adult to use the restroom in order to ensure that the restroom is properly sanitized. You will be directed by an Usher during Holy Communion beginning with  those in the front pews.  Please Maintain the 3ft. distance. Remember to use hand sanitizer before you leave your seat.  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. Announcements for the 22nd Sunday in Ordinary Times.  28 - 29 August 21 ​​Greeting for the 22 nd Sunday in Ordinary Time, Good Afternoon/Morning and Welcome to Blessed Sacrament Catholic Community No Second Collection. This weekend we celebrate the 22 nd Sunday in Ordinary Time with our Celebrant Father Eliseus. If you have a Missal, our Readings can be found on pages 48 to 50. Due to the increase of COVID Delta Variant cases, masks in the church are  strongly recommended but are not mandatory at this time.  We continue to have seating on the patio for those of us who are not  comfortable with being inside the Church right now.  Remember that children must be accompanied by an adult to use the  restroom in order to ensure that the restroom is properly sanitized. You will be directed by an Usher during Holy Communion beginning with those in the front pews. Please Maintain the 3ft. distance. Remember to use hand sanitizer before you leave your seat. 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. Mass Intentions for the 22nd Sunday in Ordinary Times.  28 - 29 August 21  ​Mass Intentions for The 22 nd Sunday in Ordinary Time For the safety of our servicemen and women abroad, for our Police Men and Women who protect us, for all First Responders and 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. and Ann Bowman and SgtMaj Johann and Linda Kirschinger We Pray for Healing for Donna Lasiter We Pray for the Heavenly Birthday of Tito Candelaria Sr. We Pray for the people and the children of Nigeria We Pray for the wounded and fallen victims of the explosion in Afghanistan on August 26th. 8:00 We Pray for the Repose of the Soul of Tony Benevente We Pray for Healing for Mary Nishioka We Pray for the Peace and Comfort of the Candelaria Family We Pray for the people and the children of Nigeria We Pray for the wounded and fallen victims of the explosion in Afghanistan on August 26th. 10:30 We Pray for the Peace and Comfort of the Baillie Family We Pray for the people and the children of Nigeria We Pray for the wounded and fallen victims of the explosion in Afghanistan on August 26th  FOR ALL THE INTENTIONS THAT WE HOLD IN THE SILENCE OF OUR HEARTS (15 SECONDS). LET US PRAY TO THE LORD.

GREETINGS: 03 -  04  JULY  2021, THE 14th SUNDAY IN ORDINARY TIME.  
​​​​​​Greeting for the 14 th Sunday in Ordinary Time Good Afternoon/Morning and Welcome to Blessed Sacrament Catholic Community HAPPY 4 TH OF JULY!! Second Collection for Maintenance & Education This weekend we celebrate the 14 th Sunday in Ordinary Time. This is also the First Full Weekend of the month of July and Father will be blessing those of us with Birthdays & Anniversaries during July.
If you have a Missal, our Readings can be found on pages 29-31. As you saw when you arrived, you were offered a Music Book to follow along & sing. Please put your name on both the Missal & Music books and take them back & forth to Mass with you. If you don’t have a Missal and would like to have one, please see an Usher at the end of Mass.  We continue to have seating on the patio for those of us who are not comfortable with being inside the Church right now.  ur Father’s Day Intentions are on the Altar at all three Masses this weekend. Remember that children must still 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 use of Hand Sanitizer before receiving Holy Communion remain in place. Vaccinated people are no longer required to wear a mask, but it is suggested that those who are not vaccinated do wear a mask. We are on the honor system. 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 14TH SUNDAY IN ORDINARY TIMES, 03 - 04 JULY, 21 Announcements for the 14 th Sunday in Ordinary Time  WELCOME BACK TO THOSE WHO ARE JUST RETURNING SINCE  BEFORE THE BEGINNING OF COVID-19!!! USHERS: Second Collection  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:  Vaccinated people are no longer required to wear a mask,  but it is suggested that those who are not vaccinated do 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. 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 and are encouraged to watch the Mass on EWTN. Elaine Ashfield is planning a Baptism Class on July 6th @ 6:00PM at the Parish Office. 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. The Parish Office Summer Hours for July & August will be 9:00A.M. to 1:00P.M. beginning this Tuesday, July 6 th . Our bulletins will return the weekend of July 31 st / August 1 st . Father Eliseus is looking for younger Maintenance volunteers such as Plumbers, Electricians, Woodworking, Painting, Landscaping, etc. Anyone with any of those skills and/or others would be very welcome to replace those who have been doing this kind of work for many years. 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 14TH SUNDAY IN ORDINARY TIME, 03 - 04 JULY 21 ​​Mass Intentions for the 14 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 Johann & Linda Kirschinger & Tom McBride 8:00 We Pray for the Repose of the Souls of: Tony Benevente &  Living Members of the Altar Society  10:30 We Pray for Healing for Donna Lasiter We Pray for Recovery for Marco Delacruz ​

Greeting for Christ the King  21 - 22 November 2020
Greeting for Our Lord Jesus Christ, King of the Universe  Good Afternoon/Morning and Welcome to Blessed Sacrament Catholic Community Second Collection for DDF
This weekend we celebrate Our Lord Jesus Christ, King of the Universe with our celebrant Fr. Eliseus and we are very grateful to be here together praising God.  A FEW REMINDERS: Please remember to be respectful of those of who are trying to pray quietly before Mass begins. DO NOT MOVE OR DRAG your chair. The chairs are placed according to Social Distance. (8:00 Mass only) Please remember that the phone is very sensitive to noise.  Children must be accompanied by an adult to use the restroom in order to ensure that the restroom is properly sanitized.  The directives from our Bishops for Social Distance & Masks are still the same.  1. You will be directed by an Usher during Holy Communion. 2. Please Maintain the 6ft. distance. 3. Remember to use hand sanitizer before you leave your seat. 4. Receive IN THE HAND ONLY. The Ushers will also dismiss us at the end of Mass in the same way. ​​​Announcements for Christ the King  21 - 22 November 2020 Announcements for Our Lord Jesus Christ, King of the Universe . Our Altar Society continues to have Christmas items for sale from our website such as Advent candles and Christmas ornaments. Maureen Franklin continues to update these items regularly. If you have questions about any of the items you see on the website, you should contact Maureen at 760-851-3927. Remember that as of this week, our Vigil Mass has changed to 4:00 PM because it is  dark earlier and the temperatures are much cooler. Please make sure to put this on your calendar so that you don’t miss the Vigil Mass. Confessions are at 3:00 until 3:50. Father Eliseus has also said that we can bring blankets for our laps or to sit on to keep warm.  For those of you who are interested, EWTN is offering Advent Reflections with Fr. Joseph. Go to the EWTN. Com website, click on “Seasons & Feast Days” along the top,  then click the Advent candle picture. There you will find Father’s Joseph’s Advent Reflections.  As we said last week, because weather is so unpredictable, we are monitoring the  weekend Weather Forecast throughout the week. Looking ahead to next weekend, it does not look like we should make any changes with the Mass schedule for  November 28 th & 29 th . PLEASE, watch your emails carefully for information in case something unforeseen happens.  Don’t forget that our Thanksgiving Mass this Thursday is at 9:00 A.M. and it will be  live streamed.  If you would like a new Missal, you can pick one up here after Mass, take it home & please bring it with you to Mass each week. Make sure that your name is on it.  Please 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. ​​Mass Intentions for Christ the King, 21 - 22 November 2020 Mass Intentions for Our Lord Jesus Christ  King of the UniverseFor the safety of our service men & women abroad, for our Policemen & Women who protect us, for all First Responders & Firemen and for all who live with war and violence. Let us pray to the Lord.  For the Repose of the Souls of: Robert Sr. & Ann Bowman, SgtMaj Johann & Linda Kirshchinger, Joan Miller and Carol Lengkeek We Pray for Healing and quick recovery for Corrine  Dobler We Pray for the conversion of the Miller Family, and We pray for an end to the Rioting & Uprising in Nigeria, and in our country. We also pray thatn God’s Will be done in our country. We Pray for the Repose of the Soul of Carol Lengkeek We Pray for Healing for Mary Nishioka, Brian Slusser, Claire McCullough and quick recovery for Corrine Dobler. We pray for an end to the Rioting & Uprising in Nigeria and in our country.
We also pray that God’s Will be done in our Country. 

Greeting for the 21st Sunday in ordinary Times.   21 - 22 Aug 2021
​​Greeting for the 21 st Sunday in Ordinary Time.  Good Afternoon/Morning and Welcome to Blessed
Sacrament Catholic Community Second Collection for DDF.  This weekend we celebrate the 21 st Sunday in Ordinary Time with our Celebrant Father Eliseus. If you have a Missal, our Readings can be found on pages 46 to 48. Due to the increase of COVID Delta Variant cases, masks in the church are strongly recommended but are not mandatory at this time. We continue to have seating on the patio for those of us who are not comfortable with being inside the Church right now. Remember that children must be accompanied by an adult to use the restroom in order to ensure that the restroom is properly sanitized. You will be directed by an Usher during Holy Communion beginning with those in the front pews.  Please Maintain the 3ft. distance.  Remember to use hand sanitizer before you leave your seat. 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.  Announcements for the 21st Sunday in Ordinary Times.  21 - 22 August 21  ​​Announcements for The 21st Sunday in Ordinary Time. USHERS: Second Collection for DDF.  As our area continues to see an increase in COVID Delta virus cases, masks in Church are now strongly recommended, but not mandatory at this time. Additionally, our Parish Office will remain closed to the general public for now and masks inside the office are mandatory. Please call the office with your questions or needs and we will return your call as soon as possible. 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 and to watch the Mass on EWTN. Blessed Sacrament is offering English and Spanish Baptism Classes this Monday, August 23rd at 6:00 pm at the Parish Office. If you’re interested in attending you may walk into the class or call Elaine Ashfield at the Parish Office to reserve your seat at 760-367-3343. Our Blessed Sacrament Bulletins have additional information regarding upcoming Ministry Classes. If you would like a Bulletin, please see an Usher at the back of the Church, 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. All of these Announcements are posted on the Blessed Sacrament website, on the
door of the Church office, and on our bulletin board on the patio.  Mass Intentions for the 21st Sunday in Ordinary Times.  21 - 22 August 21    Mass Intentions for The 21 st Sunday in  Ordinary Time  For the safety of our servicemen and women abroad, for our Police Men and Women who protect us, for all First Responders and Firemen, for the strength and resilience of our President, 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. and  Ann Bowman and SgtMaj Johann and Linda Kirschinger We Pray for Healing for Pauline Phillips.  We Pray for the people and the children of Nigeria.  8:00 We Pray for the Repose of the Souls of: Tim Smith and Lew Witaker  We Pray for Healing for Mary Nishioka We Pray for the Peace and Comfort of the Candelaria Family.  We Pray for the people and the children of Nigeria.  10:30 We Pray for the Peace and Comfort of the Baillie Family.  We Pray for the people and the children of Nigeria.

Greeting for the Fifth Sunday in Ordinary Time, 06 - 07 February 2021
​​Greeting for the Fifth Sunday in Ordinary Time  Good Afternoon/Morning and Welcome to Blessed Sacrament Catholic Community Second Collection for Maintenance & Education This weekend we are celebrating The Fifth Sunday in Ordinary Time with our celebrant Father Mike McCullough. This is also the first full weekend of February and Father will be blessing those of us with Birthdays and Anniversaries in the month of February. We continue to be thankful to God and praise Him for the gift of being able to celebrate Mass together each week even if it’s a little windy & cool out here on the patio.  A FEW REMINDERS: Please remember to be respectful of those of who are trying to pray quietly before Mass begins. We ask that you NOT move the chairs without assistance from an Usher. The Ushers will help you so that the chairs remain in accordance with the regulations for Social Distance as well as accommodate your needs. We are more than happy to help families who would like to sit together. (9:00 Mass only) Please remember that the phone is very sensitive to noise and when we move or drag our own chairs, it can interfere with the sound on the Live Stream. Children must be accompanied by an adult to use the restroom in order to ensure that the restroom is properly sanitized.  ​​​Announcements for the Fifth Sunday in Ordinary Time, 06 - 07 February 2021 Announcements for the Fifth Sunday in Ordinary Time Second Collection for Maintenance & Education Let’s continue to keep Father Eliseus in our prayers while he’s away and let’s not forget the people of Nigeria. For those of you who might still like to have a 2021 Calendar, Joel Klink is graciously donating Farmers Insurance calendars. We have put the remainder of calendars on the table as you walk out to the parking lot. Thank you, Joel.  As you know, Ash Wednesday is on February 17th . We will be having a 9:00 A.M. Mass which will be Live Streamed and a 6:00 P.M. Mass.  We have been given Directives from Bishop Rojas regarding the distribution of Ashes and Father Eliseus will let us know what those are when he returns.  The funeral Mass for Philomena Heitman will be on Saturday, February 20th at 11:00 A.M. preceded by a Rosary at 10:30. This Mass will be Live Streamed for those who cannot attend. Please 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. ​​Mass Intentions for the Fifth Sunday in Ordinary Time, 06- 07 February 2021  Mass Intentions for the Fifth Sunday in Ordinary Time.  4:00 P.M. Mass For the safety of our service men & women abroad, for our Policemen &  Women who protect us, for all First Responders & Firemen and for all who live with war and violence. Let us pray to the Lord. For the Repose of the Souls of: Robert Sr. & Ann Bowman, SgtMaj   Johann & Linda Kirshchinger, Joan Miller, Ralph Garcia, James Hayes and Theresa Hultz We Pray for the conversion of the Miller Family and We continue to Pray for Father Eliseus while he’s away. Mass Intentions for the Fifth Sunday in Ordinary Time 9:00 A. M. Mass For the safety of our service men & women abroad, for our Policemen & 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: Philomena Heitman, John Kavanaugh, Robert (Bob) Pearson and the decease members of the Altar Society We Pray for Healing for Mary Nishioka, Ed Sechrest, Alicia Stubbs &family,  Peter Gay, Chris Dobler and Harry Bottorff  We also pray for God’s continued love & protection for the Burdett family And We continue to Pray for Father Eliseus while he’s away. 

Greeting for the 17th Sunday in Ordinary Time  24 July  21
 Good Afternoon/Morning and Welcome to Blessed Sacrament Catholic Community
No Second Collection.
This weekend we celebrate the 17th Sunday in Ordinary Time and the First World Day for Grandparents and the Elderly with our Celebrant Father Eliseus.  If you have a Missal, our Readings can be found on pages 35 to 37.  We continue to have seating on the patio for those of us who are not comfortable with being inside the Church right now. Remember that children must be accompanied by an adult to use the restroom in order to ensure that the restroom is properly sanitized.
 You will be directed by an Usher during Holy Communion beginning with those in the front pews. Please Maintain the 3ft. distance. Remember to use hand sanitizer before you leave your seat. 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. Announcements for the 17th Sunday in Ordinary Time. USHERS: No Second Collection.      We are still interested in more applicants for our Secretarial position. The job listing is still posted on the Diocesan website under the Employment link.  Meanwhile, volunteers will be in the office from 9:00AM-1:00PM Monday through Friday during the months of July and August to answer phone calls and questions. Our Re-opening Guidelines are still available on our Blessed Sacrament website. 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 and to watch the Mass on EWTN. Father Eliseus is seeking younger Maintenance volunteers. Anyone with any skills would be very welcome to support those who have been doing maintenance work for many years.  Sharon O’Neil’s Funeral will be on Wednesday, July 28nd at 11:00 AM with a Rosary preceding the Mass at 10:00 AM. 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 17th Sunday in Ordinary Time fety of our service men & women abroad, for our Police Men & Women who protect us, for all First Responders and 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. and Ann Bowman, SgtMaj Johann and Linda Kirschinger and Sharon O’Neil  for Healing for: George Collard 8:00       We Pray for the Repose of the Soul of: Sharon O’Neil or Healing for: George Collard and Mary Nishioka 10:30     We Pray for the Repose of the Soul of: Sharon O’Neil We Pray for healing for: George Collard and Donna Lasiter  

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 

Greeting for the Fourth Sunday of Advent, 19 - 20 December 2020
​​Greeting for the Fourth Sunday of Advent.  Good Afternoon/Morning and Welcome to Blessed Sacrament Catholic Community
Second Collection For DDF.  Today we celebrate The Fourth Sunday of Advent with our celebrant Fr. Eliseus and we also celebrate with Father his 17th Anniversary of Ordination. We thank and praise God that we are able to be here celebrating Mass all together. A FEW REMINDERS:  Please remember to be respectful of those of who are trying to pray quietly before Mass begins. DO NOT MOVE OR DRAG your chair.
The chairs are placed according to Social Distance. (9:00 Mass only) Please remember that the phone is very sensitive to noise. Children must be accompanied by an adult to use the restroom in order to ensure that the restroom is properly sanitized.  The directives from our Bishops for Social Distance & Masks are still the  same. 1. You will be directed by an Usher during Holy Communion. 2. Please Maintain the 6ft. distance. 3. Remember to use hand sanitizer before you leave your seat. 4. Receive IN THE HAND ONLY. The Ushers will also dismiss us at the end of Mass in the same way. ​​​Announcements for Fourth Sunday of Advent  19 - 20  December 2020
Announcements for the Fourth Sunday of Advent.  USHERS: SECOND COLLECTION FOR DDF.  For your convenience, we have put a color-coded schedule for the upcoming Christmas & New Year Masses in the bulletin board here on the patio and on the office door. Hopefully, that will make it easier for us to remember the times of each Mass. The Altar Society still has items for sale on our Website on the Ministry page. You just might find a last- minute gift to fill a stocking or something unusual you’ve never seen before. Thank you for supporting our Altar Society.  Don’t forget that the new weekly donation envelopes have arrived and are in the office. Please stop by to pick yours up. As we’ve said, Father Eliseus is planning to visit Nigeria from December 26th until January 24th . Please keep Father and the people of Nigeria in your prayers while he is away.  Father Mike McCullough will be here with us to celebrate the weekend Masses of Dec.
26th & 27th, the January 1st Mass and all the weekend Masses and Confessions during the month of January. We WILL NOT be having any weekday Masses while Father Eliseus is away.  The Church office will be closed for the Christmas holiday from December 22nd until January 3 d . The office will reopen on Monday, January 4th.  Some of you may have heard that Pope Francis has announced a Year of St. Joseph in honor of the 150th anniversary of the saint’s proclamation as patron of the Universal Church. The year began on December 8th 2020 and will conclude on December 8th 2021. Pope Francis has also granted special indulgences to mark the year. Please 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.  All of these Announcements are posted on the Blessed Sacrament website,  on the door of the Church office and in our bulletin board here on the patio.
​​Mass Intentions for Fourth Sunday of Advent, 19 - 20 December 2020  Mass Intentions for the Fourth Sunday of Advent 4:00 P.M. Mass For the safety of our service men & women abroad, for our Policemen & Women who
protect us, for all First Responders & Firemen and for all who live with war and violence. Let us pray to the Lord.
For the Repose of the Souls of: Robert Sr. & Ann Bowman, SgtMaj Johann & Linda Kirshchinger, Joan Miller, Terry Stump & Philomena Heitman
And, We Pray for the conversion of the Miller Family.   9:00 A. M. Mass  For the safety of our service men & women abroad, for our Policemen & 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 Terry Stump, Frances & Robert Dehner, Alfred Collard & Philomena Heitman We Pray for Healing for Mary Nishioka,
Brian Slusser, Bud Garrett & Maggie Jones, We pray for Chris & Annie Ward on their 16th wedding anniversary 

Announcements for Christmas 24 - 25 December 2020
​​Announcements for Christmas Eve/Day
If you haven’t picked up your donation envelopes for the New Year, you can stop by the office on Monday morning, December 28th, between 9:00 & 11:00 or when the office reopens on January 4th. 
Please keep Father Eliseus and the people of Nigeria in your prayers while he is away. If you haven’t added your name to the Novena for Father while he is away, see or call George Collard at 760-985-5607. Don’t forget that We ARE NOT having any weekday Masses while Father Eliseus is away.
The Church office is closed for the Christmas holiday from December 22nd until January 3rd. The office will reopen on Monday, January 4th.  Please 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.


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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​​​​Greeting for the 24th Sunday in ordinary Times.   11 - 12 Sept 2021
Greeting for the 24 th Sunday in Ordinary Time Good Afternoon/Morning and Welcome to Blessed
Sacrament Catholic Community No Second Collection.  This weekend we celebrate the 24 th Sunday in Ordinary Time with our Celebrant Father Eliseus.
If you have a Missal, our Readings can be found on pages 52 to 54.  Though it is not mandatory at this time, we continue to highly recommend wearing masks in Church. We continue to have seating on the patio for those of us who are not comfortable with being inside the Church right now. Remember that children must be accompanied by an adult to use the restroom in order to ensure that the restroom is properly sanitized.  You will be directed by an Usher during Holy Communion beginning with those in the front pews. Please Maintain the 3ft. distance. Remember to use hand sanitizer before you leave your seat. 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. Announcements for the 24th Sunday in Ordinary Times.  11 - 12  September 21 ​Announcements for The 24 th Sunday in Ordinary Time.  USHERS: No Second Collection. Father Eliseus will be away for the annual Priests Convocation from Tuesday, September 14 th to Friday, September 17 th . As such, there will not be any daily Mass on those days. Weekly, on Wednesdays, at 6:00 PM, we are asking that as many people as possible join us at the Church to pray a Rosary together for the intercession of Our Blessed Mother. Our country and certainly those in Afghanistan need the help of our Blessed Mother. History has shown us how powerful the intercession of Our Blessed Mother is.  Trail Life USA has its kick-off event on September 12 th at 3:00 PM in the school Courtyard. All boys and their parents are welcome. The troop is open for boys in Kindergarten through 12 th grade. Immediately following our announcements we will hear from Mike Schmitt, who will speak to us regarding Trail Life.  RCIA classes will begin on Monday, September 13 th . Faith Formation, for students Kindergarten through Confirmation classes, will begin Sunday,  October 3 rd . Registration for students will continue after all Masses until September 19th, after that you may register by calling or visiting the office during the week. Please remember that we still have Scrip gift cards for sale at the Parish Office. We have over a dozen different vendors to choose from such as Staters, Walmart, Amazon, and gas cards. This is another way to help support your Parish because, for each card you purchase, the church receives a percentage from that sale. If you have questions, you can call the Parish Office at 760-367-3343. Thank you for supporting Blessed Sacrament Scrip Program. Next weekend September 18 & 19 the second collection will be for the Fall Combined Collection as a result the weekend of September 25 &  26 second collection will be for DDF. This change is due to the Fall Combined Collection “Falling” on the same weekend as DDF. The Ushers will 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 on our bulletin board on the patio. All Masses: Please welcome Mike Schmitt.  Grandparents Day Blessings  Mass Intentions for the 24th Sunday in Ordinary Times.  11 - 12 Sept 21  ​Mass Intentions for The 24 th Sunday in  Ordinary Time For the safety of our servicemen and women abroad, for our Police Men and Women who protect us, for all First Responders and 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. and Ann Bowman, SgtMaj Johann and Linda Kirschinger and Robert and Frances Dehner We Pray for all the souls of the faithful departed on 09/11.  8:00 We Pray for the Repose of the Soul of Maggie Jones.  We Pray for Healing for Mary Nishioka We Pray for all the souls of the faithful departed on 09/11. 10:30 We Pray for all the souls of the faithful departed on 09/11. We Pray for our Bishops and Priests now, and during the week of September 13th, for their Convocation despite many difficult months during the pandemic.  

Greeting for the Third Sunday in Ordinary Time, 23 - 24 January 2021
​​Greeting for the Third Sunday in Ordinary Time, Good Afternoon/Morning and Welcome to  Blessed Sacrament Catholic Community No Second Collection This weekend we are celebrating The Third Sunday in Ordinary Time with our celebrant Father Mike McCullough.  We thank God and praise Him for the gift of being able to celebrate Mass together each week even if it’s uncomfortable out here on the patio. A FEW REMINDERS: Please remember to be respectful of those of who are trying to pray quietly before Mass begins. We ask that you not move the chairs without assistance from an Usher.  The Ushers will help you so that the chairs remain in accordance with the regulations for Social Distance as well as accommodate your needs. We are more than happy to help families who would like to sit together. (9:00 Mass only) Please remember that the phone is very sensitive to noise and when we move or drag our own chairs, it can interfere with the sound on the Live Stream.  Children must be accompanied by an adult to use the restroom in order to ensure that the restroom is properly sanitized. **This weekend, however, our bathroom is not available to us. As you saw walking in, we have an open trench with yellow caution tape around  it because of a gas leak. We are waiting for an inspection in order to close up the trench and we will have the use of the bathroom next weekend. We apologize for this inconvenience.***  The directives from our Bishops for Social Distance & Masks are still the same.  1. You will be directed by an Usher during Holy Communion.  2. Please Maintain the 6ft. distance.  3. Remember to use hand sanitizer before you leave your seat.  4. Receive IN THE HAND ONLY.  The Ushers will also dismiss us at the end of Mass in the same way.  ​​​Announcements for the Third Sunday in Ordinary Time, 23 - 24 January 2021  Announcements for the Third Sunday in Ordinary Time.  USHERS: NO Second Collection  As we’ve been saying, let’s continue to keep Father Eliseus and the people of Nigeria in our prayers. Our prayers are what keep us connected to one another and the people of Nigeria really need our prayers right now. It’s that time again for our Annual Contribution letters. We can call the office between Monday & Thursday to request our letter to be picked up or mailed and Amy will have them ready to be mailed or picked up on Friday mornings. If Amy is not in the office, please leave a message and she will process your request.  Don’t forget that On-Line Giving continues to be available on our website for much more than just our weekly contributions such as DDF, Education & Maintenance and Mass Intentions. For those of you who might still like to have a 2021 Calendar, Joel Klink is graciously donating State Farm calendars. We have put the box of calendars on the table as you walk out to the parking lot. Thank you, Joel.  The funeral for Barbara Moreno will be on Friday, February 5th at 11:00a.m. This is also First Friday, so our First Friday Mass will be at 11:00 a.m. rather than 9:00 a.m. Please mark your calendars with this time change. Please 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.  ​​Mass Intentions for the Third Sunday in Ordinary Time, 23 - 24 January 2021  ass Intentions for the Third Sunday in Ordinary Time.  4:00 P.M. Mass For the safety of our service men & women abroad, for our Policemen & Women who protect us, for all First Responders & Firemen and for all who live with war and violence.  Let us pray to the Lord. For the Repose of the Souls of:  Robert Sr. & Ann Bowman, SgtMaj Johann & Linda Kirshchinger, Ann Clift & Joan Miller  We Pray for Healing for Viola Klink & Yolanda Santos We Pray for the conversion of the Miller Family  And  We Pray for a safe return and quarantine for Eliseus. Mass Intentions for the Third Sunday in Ordinary Time 9:00 A. M. Mass  For the safety of our service men & women abroad, for our Policemen & 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: Mike McDowell, Philomena Heitman, John Kavanaugh & Elizabeth Abayon Venus We Pray for Healing for Mary Nishioka, Maggie Jones, Bud Garrett, Viola Klink, Yolanda Santos,    Alicia Stubbs &  family &   oug Thompson We also pray for God’s continued love & protection for the Burdett family And We Pray for a safe return and quarantine for Father Eliseus.  

Greeting for All Saints Day, 1 November 2020 ​​Greeting for All Saints Day
Good Afternoon/Morning and Welcome to Blessed Sacrament Catholic Community This weekend we celebrate All Saints Day with our celebrant Fr. Eliseus and we are very thankful to be here together praising God. Please remember to be respectful of those of who are trying to pray quietly before Mass begins. DO NOT MOVE OR DRAG your chair. The chairs are placed according to Social Distance. (8:00 Mass only) Please remember that the phone is very sensitive to noise. Children must be accompanied by an adult to use the restroom in order to ensure that the restroom is properly sanitized.
​​​Announcements for All Saints Day, 1 November 2020  Announcements for All Saints Day As we said last week, All Souls Day is this Monday, November 2 nd . Father will be celebrating a 9:00A.M. Mass that will be Live Streamed. Remember that you can bring a picture or pictures of your loved ones that you can hold during the Mass and all the emails with Mass Intentions that were sent to Bev Collard will be on the Altar throughout the month of November. Thanksgiving is fast approaching and we will again have a 9:00 A.M. Mass that will be Live Streamed. Unfortunately, this year we are unable to bring food to be blessed. The seasons of Advent and Christmas will also be here quickly and our Altar Society once again has items for sale. However, this year, these items are available from our website. To name a few, there are Advent wreaths, candles, ornaments, rosaries and much more. The Altar Society is very grateful for your support in past years and they are hoping that this year will not be any different. If you have questions about any of the items on the website, you should contact Maureen Franklin at 760-851-3927. As you can see, our website provides a very important means of communication for all of us. If you haven’t already voted, EWTN has published a voting guide for our use. You can find it at the EWTN website along the top under VOTING GUIDE. You can also go to www. Ewtn.com/vote. As we’ve been saying, we have also put a copy of Forming Consciences for Faithful Citizenship in the bulletin board around the corner. Father would like to thank the Maintenance Men and their Roofer, Ray, for the excellent job they did on Friday replacing broken tiles on both the Church and the Rectory. Having this work finally done gives Father Eliseus a lot of peace of mind. Thank you also to Laurette Hill for making the arrangements for the lift. Thank you all so very much. Please 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. All of these Announcements are posted on the Blessed Sacrament website, on the door of the Church office and in our bulletin board here on the patio. (8:00 Mass ONLY) John Cole will now read the Award Letter for the Our Lady of Guadalupe Award that Father will present to Ethly Amaro. 
​​Mass Intentions for All Saints Day, 1 November 2020  Mass Intentions for All Saints Day For the safety of our service men & women abroad, for our Policemen & Women who protect us, for all First Responders &  Firemen and for all who live with war and violence. 4:30 P.M. For the Repose of the Souls of: Robert Sr. & Ann Bowman, SgtMaj Johann & Linda Kirshchinger, Jimmie McMullen, Joan Miller, Frances Dehner & John Lakey. We Pray for the conversion of the Miller Family, We pray for Healing for Lee Baillie, Jane Smith, Lisa Bowman, Cindy Minarik and Phillip Limon We also pray for Birthday Blessings for Jesse M. Martinez We Pray for all those affected by the many Fires and Hurricanes and We pray for an end to the Rioting & Uprising in Nigeria, for peace in our country and that God’s Will be done on Election Day. Election Prayer of the Faithful to Mary Prayers of the Faithful, 1 November 2020 Mary intercedes for us with God who hears every prayer. O Most Blessed Virgin Mary, Mother of Mercy, at this most critical time, we entrust the United States of America to your loving care. Hear our prayer for our Nation. Let us pray to the Lord. Most Holy Mother, we beg you to reclaim this land for the glory of your Son. Overwhelmed with the burden of the sins of our nation, we cry to you from the depths of our hearts and seek refuge in your motherly protection. Let us pray to the Lord. Look down with mercy upon us and touch the hearts of our people. Open our minds to the great worth of human life and to the responsibilities that accompany human freedom. Let us pray to the Lord. Free us from the falsehoods that lead to the evil of abortion and threaten the sanctity of family life. Grant our country the wisdom to proclaim that God’s law is the foundation on which this nation was founded and that He alone is the True Source of our cherished rights to life, liberty and the pursuit of happiness.  Let us pray to the Lord
O Merciful Mother, give us the courage to reject the culture of death and the strength to build a new Culture of Life. Let us pray to the Lord. Priest/Celebrant Lord, accept these petitions, that with great faith, hope and love we offer
upon your altar with our parish family. We make these prayers in the name of your Son, w
ho is our Lord forever and ever. Amen 

Greeting for the Fourth Sunday in Ordinary Time, 30 - 31 January 2021
​​Greeting for the Fourth Sunday in Ordinary Time. Good Afternoon/Morning and Welcome to Blessed Sacrament Catholic Community  No Second Collection This weekend we are celebrating The Fourth Sunday in Ordinary Time with our celebrant Father Mike McCullough.  We thank God and praise Him for the gift of being able to celebrate Mass together each week even if it’s uncomfortable out here on the patio.  A FEW REMINDERS: Please remember to be respectful of those of who are trying to pray quietly before Mass begins. We ask that you NOT move the chairs without assistance from an Usher. The Ushers will help you so that the chairs remain in accordance with the  regulations for Social Distance as well as accommodate your needs. We are more than happy to help families who would like to sit together.  (9:00 Mass only) Please remember that the phone is very sensitive to noise and when we move or drag our own chairs, it can interfere with the  sound on the Live Stream. Children must be accompanied by an adult to use the restroom in order to ensure that the restroom is properly sanitized.
The directives from our Bishops for Social Distance & Masks are still the same. 1. You will be directed by an Usher during Holy Communion. 2. Please Maintain the 6ft. distance. 3. Remember to use hand sanitizer before you leave your seat. 4. Receive IN THE HAND ONLY.  The Ushers will also dismiss us at the end of Mass in the same way.  ​​​Announcements for the Fourth Sunday in Ordinary Time, 30 - 31 January 2021  Announcements for the Fourth Sunday in Ordinary Time.  USHERS: NO Second Collection  Let’s continue to keep Father Eliseus in our prayers while he’s in quarantine and also the people of Nigeria.  Don’t forget that between Monday & Thursday we can request our contribution letter. If Amy is not in the office, please leave a message and she will process your request when she returns to the office. You can request that she either mail it or have it available for pick up on Friday mornings.  Also, remember that On-Line Giving continues to be available on our website for much more than just our weekly contributions such as DDF, Education & Maintenance and Mass Intentions. For those of you who might still like to have a 2021 Calendar, Joel Klink is graciously donating Farmers Insurance calendars. We have put the box of calendars on the table as you walk out to the parking lot. Thank you, Joel.  Correction for Barbara Moreno Funeral Mass:  Date: Friday, February 5th Rosary at 11:00 (Lector please emphasize) Mass at 12:00 (Lector please emphasize) We apologize for incorrect information last week.
This is also First Friday, so our First Friday Mass will be at 12:00 Noon rather than 9:00 a.m. Please mark your calendars with this time change. Please 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.  ​​Mass Intentions for the Fourth Sunday in Ordinary Time, 30 - 31 January 2021    Mass Intentions for the Fourth Sunday in Ordinary Time.  4:00 P.M. Mass  For the safety of our service men & women abroad, for our Policemen & Women who protect us, for all First Responders & Firemen and for all who live with war and violence. Let us pray to the Lord.  For the Repose of the Souls of: Robert Sr. & Ann Bowman, SgtMaj Johann & Linda Kirshchinger, Larry Curtis and Joan Miller  We Pray for the conversion of the Miller Family And We Pray for Father Eliseus while he’s in quarantine.  Mass Intentions for the Fourth Sunday in Ordinary Time, 9:00 A. M. Mass For the safety of our service men & women abroad, for our Policemen & 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: Philomena Heitman, John Kavanaugh, Robert Pearson and Ralph Garcia We Pray for Healing for Mary Nishioka, Maggie Jones, Bud Garrett, and Alicia Stubbs & family  We also pray for God’s continued love & protection for the Burdett family and We Pray for Father Eliseus while he’s in quarantine. 

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: 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

Greeting for the Second Sunday of Advent, 05 - 06 December 2020
​​Greeting for the Second Sunday of Advent Good Afternoon/Morning and Welcome to Blessed Sacrament Catholic Community Second Collection for Maintenance & Education This weekend we celebrate The Second Sunday of Advent with our celebrant Fr. Eliseus. This weekend Father will be blessing those of us with Birthdays and Anniversaries in the month of December. We thank and praise God that we are able to here celebrating Mass all together. 4:00 P.M. Mass Only This evening we will are privileged to share in the Convalidation of Bobby & Gisele Moreno during this Mass. A FEW REMINDERS: Please remember to be respectful of those of who are trying to pray quietly before Mass begins. DO NOT MOVE OR DRAG your chair. The chairs are placed according to Social Distance. (8:00 Mass only) Please remember that the phone is very sensitive to noise. Children must be accompanied by an adult to use the restroom in order to ensure that the restroom is properly sanitized. The directives from our Bishops for Social Distance & Masks are still the same. 1. You will be directed by an Usher during Holy Communion. 2. Please Maintain the 6ft. distance. 3. Remember to use hand sanitizer before you leave your seat. 4. Receive IN THE HAND ONLY. The Ushers will also dismiss us at the end of Mass in the same way. ​​​Announcements for Second Sunday of Advent  05 - 06 December 2020 Announcements for the Second Sunday of Advent USHERS: Second Collection for Maintenance & Education  Please remember that if you’ve picked up a new Missal for yourself, you cannot leave it behind. If there are any left on the patio, we are obliged to throw them away. Please put your name on it and take it back and forth with you.  A BIG THANK YOU to George Hall for putting those book holders around the patio to place your Missal in during Mass, but please don’t leave your Missal behind in the holder. Here is a schedule of the recent changes in Mass times: As we said last week, as of this weekend, our Sunday Mass will be at 9:00 A.M. until further notice. Sunday Mass is Live Streamed every week. Tuesday, December 8th , the Feast of the Immaculate Conception, there will only be ONE MASS at 9:00 A.M. and it will be Live Streamed Saturday, December 12 th is the Feast of Our Lady of Guadalupe and Fr. Eliseus Anniversary of Ordination. Mass will be at 4:00 P.M. Christmas Eve Mass will be at 4:00 P.M. Christmas Day Mass will be at 9:00 A.M. and will be Live Streamed. January 1st Mass will be at 9:00 A.M. and will be Live Streamed.  Don’t forget to keep checking our website for all the new additions, such as the Link to EWTN, Cindy periodically adds. Of course, the above schedule is also on our website. The Donation Envelope boxes for the new year are in the office and you can stop by during the week to pick yours up. Please 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.
​​Mass Intentions for Second Sunday of Advent, 05 - 06 December 2020  Mass Intentions for the Second Sunday of Advent 4:30 P.M. Mass For the safety of our service men & women abroad, for our Policemen & Women who protect us, for all First Responders & Firemen and for all who live with war and violence. Let us pray to the Lord. For the Repose of the Souls of: Robert Sr. & Ann Bowman, SgtMaj Johann & Linda Kirshchinger, Joan Miller We Pray for the conversion of the Miller Family, and We also pray that God’s Will be done in our country. Mass Intentions for the Second Sunday of Advent 8:00 A. M. Mass For the safety of our service men & women abroad, for our Policemen & 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 Kathleen Dehner and the Deceased Members of the Altar Society We Pray for Healing for Mary Nishioka And Brian Slusser We also pray that God’s Will be done in our Country.

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

Greeting for the Fifth Sunday of Lent, 20-21 March 21
​​Greeting for the Fifth Sunday of Lent, Good Morning/Evening and Welcome to Blessed Sacrament Catholic Community Second Collection for DDF.  This weekend we celebrate The Fifth Sunday of Lent with our celebrant Father Eliseus. A FEW REMINDERS: Remember that 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. 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 from our Bishops for Social Distance & Masks are still the same.  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. Receive IN THE HAND ONLY.  The Ushers will also dismiss us at the end of Mass from the front to the back.  
Announcements for the Fifth Sunday of Lent, 20 - 21 March 21  ​​Announcements for the Fifth Sunday of Lent, USHERS: Second Collection for DDF, This week we’ve heard that some people think there are no more Stations of the Cross. There will be ONE MORE Stations of the Cross at 6:00 P.M. this coming Friday, March 26 th . Please consider joining us for our last one.  The office has received updated Directives regarding Holy Week and Easter. We will be sending an email out as soon as possible. As we said last week, the newest shipment of Missals, dated March 28 th through May  29 th , has arrived. We have placed a box of them at the front entrance of the Church for your convenience if you would like to take one home. Please be sure to put your name on it and bring it back & forth with you to Mass. If you should leave it in the pew, we will have to dispose of it.  For any of you who might be interested, we are having a Virtual Baptism Class on Thursday, March 25 th at 6:00PM. If you want to be part of this class, you will have to give the office your email address so that the Zoom invitation can be sent you. If you have any questions, please call the office and ask for Elaine Ashfield or leave a message.  We have a special announcement this weekend to let you know that our Secretary, Amy Christensen, will be leaving us later in the year. Her husband, Walter, has accepted a promotion in Virginia. Walter will be leaving soon, but Amy and the children will be leaving in the next few months. So, we are in the process of looking for a new Secretary, possibly a Secretary/Bookkeeper. If anyone of you is interested in either of these positions, please watch for this job posting at the Employment link on the Diocesan website. Please 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. Mass Intentions for the Fifth Sunday of Lent  20 - 21 March 21

​Mass Intentions for the Fifth Sunday of Lent.  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 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, We Pray for Healing for Rita Minnick.  We also Pray for the Conversion of the Miller Family.  8:00 We pray for the Souls of all Aborted babies,  We pray for Healing for Mary Nishioka, Peter Gay & Rita Minnick, 10:30 We Pray for the Repose of the Soul of Judy Hinson And We Pray for Healing for Rita Minnick &Peggy Burke

​​​​Greeting for the Assumption of the Blessed Virgin Mary.  14 - 15 Aug 21
​​Greeting for The Assumption of The  Blessed Virgin Mary
Good Afternoon/Morning and Welcome to Blessed Sacrament Catholic Community  NO Second Collection. This weekend we celebrate the 20 th Sunday in Ordinary Time and The
Assumption of Blessed Virgin Mary with our Celebrant Father Eliseus. If you have a Missal, our Readings can be found on pages 43 to 45. Due to the increase of COVID Delta Variant cases, masks in the church are strongly recommended but are not mandatory at this time. We continue to have seating on the patio for those of us who are not  comfortable with being inside the Church right now. Remember that children must be accompanied by an adult to use the restroom in order to ensure that the restroom is properly sanitized.  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. Announcements for the Assumption of the Blessed Virgin Mary, 14 - 15 August 21  ​​Announcements for The Assumption of The Blessed Virgin Mary USHERS: No Second Collection.  As our area continues to see an increase in COVID Delta virus cases, masks in Church are now strongly recommended, but not mandatory at this time.  Additionally, our Parish Office will remain closed to the general public for now and masks inside the office are mandatory. Please call the office with your questions or needs and we will return your call as soon as possible. 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 and to watch the Mass on EWTN. Blessed Sacrament is offering English and Spanish Baptism Classes on Monday, August 23rd at 6:00 pm at the Parish Office. If you’re interested in attending you may walk into the class or call Elaine Ashfield at the Parish Office to reserve your seat at 760-367-3343.  The Maintenance Ministry can use your support. If you enjoy landscaping, groundskeeping and so forth, please prayerfully consider volunteering to this Ministry. If you’re interested please contact George Collard at 760-985-5607. Blessed Sacrament Bulletins are back! Information regarding upcoming Ministry Classes can be found in this week’s Bulletin. Our Ushers have them at the back of the Church and you may pick one up after Mass.  On Tuesday, August 17 th there will be a viewing, Rosary, and eulogy at Wieffels in Yucca Valley from 5:00 PM to 8: 00 PM for Maggie Jones. On Wednesday, August 18 th there will be an additional viewing here in the Church for Maggie Jones between 9:00 AM and 10:45 AM, with the Rosary between 10:15 AM and 10:45 AM. Jane Smith’s family is requesting that Jane’s funeral Mass be  private for family and close friends only. Blessed Sacrament will schedule a memorial Mass at a later date for ur Parishioners. 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 on our bulletin board on the patio.
Mass Intentions for the Assumption of our Blessed Virgin Mary, 14 - 15 August 2021  ​​Mass Intentions for The Assumption of The  Blessed Virgin Mary  For the safety of our servicemen and women abroad, for our Police Men and Women who protect us, for all First Responders and 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. and Ann Bowman, SgtMaj Johann and Linda Kirschinger, Paula  Candelaria, Jane Smith and Maggie Jones. We Pray for Birthday Blessings for Betty Kocher.  We Pray for the people and the children of Nigeria. 8:00 We Pray for the Repose of the Souls of: Bo Bowden, Paula Candelaria, Jane Smith, and Maggie Jones  We Pray for Healing for: Mary Nishioka We Pray for the Candelaria Family.
We Pray for Birthday Blessings for Lilly Candelaria. We Pray for the people and the children of Nigeria. 10:30 We Pray for the Repose of the Souls of: Paula Candelaria, Jane Smith, and Maggie Jones.
We Pray for the peace and comfort for the Baillie Family. We Pray for Birthday Blessings for Leanne Duncan. e Pray for the people and the children of Nigeria.

GREETINGS: 17 -  18 JULY  2021, THE 16th SUNDAY IN ORDINARY TIME.  
​​​​​​​​Greeting for the 16 th Sunday in Ordinary Time, Good Afternoon/Morning and Welcome to Blessed Sacrament
Catholic Community  Second Collection for DDF.  This weekend we celebrate the 16 th Sunday in Ordinary Time with our Celebrant Father Eliseus.  If you have a Missal, our Readings can be found on pages 33-35.  We continue to have seating on the patio for those of us who are not  comfortable with being inside the Church right now.  Remember that children must still continue to be accompanied by an  adult to use the restroom in order to ensure that the restroom is properly sanitized.  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 16TH SUNDAY IN ORDINARY TIMES, 17 - 18 JULY, 21
Announcements for the 16 th Sunday in  Ordinary Time  USHERS: Second Collection We are still interested in more applicants for our Secretarial position. The job  listing is still posted on the Diocesan website under the Employment link. In the  meantime, volunteers will be in the office from 9:00AM-1:00PM Monday through  Friday during the months of July & August to answer phone calls & questions.Our Re-opening Guidelines are still available on our Blessed Sacrament website.  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 and to watch the Mass on EWTN. As we have mentioned, Father Eliseus is still looking for younger Maintenance  volunteers. Anyone with any skills would be very welcome to replace those who  have been doing maintenance work for many years. We are very happy to tell you  that we have one new younger volunteer to help with Maintenance, Sergio  Regland. Of course, we can still use a few more younger volunteers.  Inez Ogaldez’s Memorial Service will be on July 22 nd at 11:00 AM with a Rosary  preceding the Mass at 10:00. 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 16TH SUNDAY IN ORDINARY TIME, 17 -18  JULY 21
​​Mass Intentions for the 16 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 Johann & Linda Kirschinger & Sharon O’Neil We Pray for Healing for George Collard  8:00 We Pray for the Repose of the Soul of: Sharon O’Neil, We Pray for Healing for George Collard & Eugenio Molina 10:30 We Pray for the Repose of the Soul of: Sharon O’Neil We Pray for healing for George Collard & Donna Lasiter

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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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​

Greeting for the 19 th Sunday in Ordinary Time.  7 - 8 August 21
Greeting for the 19 th Sunday in Ordinary Time  Good Afternoon/Morning and Welcome to Blessed Sacrament Catholic Community
Today our Second Collection is for Maintenance and Education. This weekend we celebrate the 19 th Sunday in Ordinary Time with our  Celebrant Father Eliseus. If you have a Missal, our Readings can be found on pages 40 and 41. Due to the increase of COVID Delta Variant cases, masks in the church are strongly recommended but are not mandatory at this time. We continue to have seating on the patio for those of us who are not comfortable with being inside the Church right now.  Remember that children must be accompanied by an adult to use the restroom in order to ensure that the restroom is properly sanitized.  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.  Announcements for the 19 th Sunday in Ordinary Time  ​Announcements for the 19 th Sunday in  Ordinary Time.  USHERS: Second Collection for Maintenance and Education. To emphasize what we’ve said in the greeting, due to the spike in  COVID Delta virus cases, masks in Church are now strongly recommended, but not mandatory at this time.  Our Parish Office will remain closed to the general public effective immediately. Masks inside the office are mandatory. Please call the office with your questions or needs and we will return your call as soon as possible.  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 and to watch the Mass on EWTN.
Jane Smith’s family is requesting that Jane’s funeral Mass be private for family and close friends only. Blessed Sacrament will schedule a memorial Mass at a later date for our Parishioners.  Maggie Jone’s Funeral will be on Wednesday, August 18 th at 11:00 AM with a Rosary preceding the Mass at 10:00 AM.  Our Maintenance Ministry is seeking volunteers for groundskeeping, someone who enjoys landscaping and so forth. If you’re interested in volunteering your time to this Ministry, please contact George Collard at 760-985-5607. Blessed Sacrament is offering a Bilingual English and Spanish  Baptism Class on Monday, August 23rd at 6:00 pm at the Parish Office. If you’re interested in attending you may walk in to the page 2 of 2 class or call Elaine Ashfield at the Parish Office to reserve your seat at 760-367-3343. Blessed Sacrament Bulletins are back! Information regarding upcoming Ministry Classes can be found in this week’s Bulletin. Our Ushers have them at the back of the Church and you may pick one up 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.  Saturday 4:30 pm ONLY: This evening, “Hospitality to Go” is available in honor of our August Birthdays and Anniversaries. Please take home one of our packaged desserts. There are both sugar and sugar-free items. All of these Announcements are posted on the Blessed Sacrament website, on the door of the Church office, and on our bulletin board on the patio. Now Father will Bless those of us with Birthdays &Anniversaries in the month of August.  Mass Intentions for the 19 th Sunday in Ordinary Time ​Mass Intentions for the 19 th Sunday in Ordinary Time
For the safety of our servicemen and women abroad, for our Police Men and Women who protect us, for all First Responders and 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. and Ann Bowman, SgtMaj Johann and Linda Kirschinger,  Jane Smith and Maggie Jones. We Pray for the people and the children of Nigeria.
8:00 We Pray for the Repose of the Souls of: Rachael Graham, Jane Smith, Maggie Jones and the deceased members of the Altar Society. We Pray for Healing for: Mary Nishioka and Kimmy Andreshak.
We Pray for the Candalaria Family. We Pray for the people and the children of Nigeria. 10:30 We Pray for the Repose of the Souls of: Jane Smith, and Maggie Jones.  We Pray for the peace and comfort of the Baillie Family. We Pray for the people and the children of Nigeria.

Greeting for Thirty-Second Sunday in Ordinary Time, 7-8  November 2020
​​Good Afternoon/Morning and Welcome to Blessed Sacrament Catholic Community   Second Collection for Maintenance & Education This weekend we celebrate the Thirty-Second Sunday in Ordinary Time with our celebrant Fr. Eliseus and we are very thankful to be here together praising God. This is the first full weekend of the month, so Father will be blessing those of us who celebrate a Birthday or Wedding Anniversary in the month of November. We will also be honoring our Veterans at the end of Mass. A FEW REMINDERS: Please remember to be respectful of those of who are trying to pray quietly before Mass begins. DO NOT MOVE OR DRAG your chair. The chairs are placed according to Social Distance. (8:00 Mass only) Please remember that the phone is very sensitive to noise. Children must be accompanied by an adult to use the restroom in order to ensure that the restroom is properly sanitized. The directives from our Bishops for Social Distance & Masks are still the same. 1. You will be directed by an Usher during Holy Communion. 2. Please Maintain the 6ft. distance. 3. Remember to use hand sanitizer before you leave your seat. 4. Receive IN THE HAND ONLY. The Ushers will also dismiss us at the end of Mass in the same way.  Announcements for Thirty-Second Sunday in Ordinary Time, 7 - 8 November 2020 This weekend is Veterans Day weekend. At the end of these Announcements, I will be reading the Veterans Day Prayer since we cannot all read it together. At the end of the prayer, Father will give a blessing to all of our Veterans. If you’ve forgotten to email Bev Collard with your intentions for your deceased loved ones, you can still send them and they will be included for the rest of the month. Thanksgiving is right around the corner and we will have a 9:00 A.M. Mass that will be Live Streamed. Unfortunately, this year we are unable to bring food to be blessed. Don’t forget that our Altar Society has Christmas items for sale from our website this year. If you have questions about any of the items on the website, you should contact Maureen Franklin at 760-851-3927. As we’re experiencing, the weather is beginning to change and we may have to adjust the Mass times. Please make sure that you check your emails for any updates. Please 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. All of these Announcements are posted on the Blessed Sacrament website, on the door of the Church office and in our bulletin board here on the patio.  ​​Mass Intentions for Thirty-Second Sunday in Ordinary Time, 7 - 8 November 2020 4:30 P.M. Mass For the safety of our service men & women abroad, for our Policemen & Women who protect us, for all First Responders & Firemen and for all who live with war and violence. For the Repose of the Souls of: Robert Sr. & Ann Bowman, SgtMaj Johann & inda Kirshchinger, and Joan Miller We Pray for the conversion of the Miller Family, We pray for Healing for Lee Baillie, Jane Smith, Lisa Bowman, Cindy Minarik and Phillip Limon We Pray for all those affected by the many Fires and Hurricanes and We pray for an end to the Rioting & Uprising in Nigeria, and in our country. We also pray that God’s Will be done for the Election. 8:00 A. M. Mass For the safety of our service men & women abroad, for our Policemen & Women who protect us, for all First Responders & Firemen and for all who live with war and violence. We Pray for the Repose of the Souls of Deceased Altar Society Members & Jesse Nelson We Pray for Healing for Mary Nishioka, Brian Slusser, Lee Baillie, Jane Smith, Lisa Bowman, Cindy Minarik, Phillip Limon & Claire McCullough We Pray for all those affected by the many Fires and Hurricanes and We pray for an end to the Rioting & Uprising in Nigeria and in our country. We also pray that God’s Will be done for our Election.

Greeting for the Epiphany of the Lord, 02 - 03  January 2021
​​Greeting for the Epiphany of the Lord, Good Morning and Welcome to Blessed Sacrament Catholic Community  Second Collection for Maintenance & Education.  HAPPY NEW YEAR TO ALL OF YOU!  Today we celebrate The Epiphany of the Lord and we welcome our celebrant Father Mike McCullough. This is the first full weekend of this New Year and we are beginning with celebrating Birthdays &     Anniversaries in the month of January.  We thank and praise God as we continue to be here together celebrating Mass.  A FEW REMINDERS:  Please remember to be respectful of those of who are trying to pray quietly before Mass begins. DO NOT MOVE OR DRAG your chair. The chairs are placed according to Social Distance. (9:00 Mass only) Please remember that the phone is very sensitive to noise. Children must be accompanied by an adult to use the restroom in order to ensure that the restroom is properly sanitized. The directives from our Bishops for Social Distance & Masks are still the same. 1. You will be directed by an Usher during Holy Communion. 2. Please Maintain the 6ft. distance. 3. Remember to use hand sanitizer before you leave your seat. 4. Receive IN THE HAND ONLY. The Ushers will also dismiss us at the end of Mass in the same way.  ​​​Announcements for the Epiphany of the Lord, 02 - 03 January 2021 Announcements for the Epiphany of the Lord. USHERS: SECOND COLLECTION FOR MAINTENANCE & EDUCATION
Some of you may already know that on Monday, December 28, 2020, Bishop Barnes announced that Pope Francis accepted his resignation. So, as of Monday, December 28, 2020, Bishop Rojas became the Ordinary Bishop of the Diocese of San Bernardino. We have put a copy in English & Spanish of the Statements of both Bishop Barnes and Bishop Rojas in the glass bulletin board here on the patio. If you haven’t picked up your donation envelopes for the New Year, you can stop by the office during the week. Please continue to keep Father Eliseus and the people of Nigeria in your prayers while he is away. If any of you are still interested in adding your name to the Novena for Father, see or call George Collard at 760-985-5607. Don’t forget that We ARE NOT having any weekday Masses while Father Eliseus is away. Remember that the Church office will reopen this Monday, January 4th. Please 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.  ​​Mass Intentions for the Epiphany of the Lord. 02 - 03 January 2021  Mass Intentions for the Epiphany of the Lord. 4:00 P.M. Mass For the safety of our service men & women abroad, for our Policemen & Women who protect us, for all First Responders & Firemen and for all who live with war and violence. Let us pray to the Lord. For the Repose of the Souls of: Robert Sr. & Ann Bowman, SgtMaj Johann & Linda Kirshchinger, Joan Miller, Terry Stump, Tito Candelaria and Margaret Usher Southerland We Pray for Healing & quick recovery for Dawn Blue, We Pray for the conversion of the Miller Family And We Pray for good health and safety for Father Eliseus while he is away. Mass Intentions for the Epiphany of the Lord, 9:00 A. M. Mass For the safety of our service men & women abroad, for our Policemen & 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:  Terry Stump, Theresa Hultz , Tito Candelaria and Margaret Usher Southerland We Pray for Healing for Mary Nishioka, Bud Garrett, Maggie Jones & for quick recovery and healing for Dawn Blue And We Pray for good health and safety for Father Eliseus while he is away. 

Greeting for the Sixth Sunday in Ordinary Time, 13 - 14 February 2021
​​Greeting for the Sixth Sunday in Ordinary Time.  Good Afternoon/Morning and Welcome to  Blessed Sacrament Catholic Community NO Second Collection This weekend we celebrate The Sixth Sunday in Ordinary Time with our celebrants Father Mike and we welcome back Father Eliseus.  This weekend we also celebrate World Marriage Day. As you all know, we’ve had to do things differently with just about everything and this is no exception. So, we are only able to acknowledge the number of years
couples are married and determine the Longest Married Couple and the Couple Married the Least number of years. We continue to be thankful to God and praise Him for the gift of being able to celebrate Mass together each week. A FEW REMINDERS: Please remember to be respectful of those of who are trying to pray quietly before Mass begins.
We ask that you NOT move the chairs without assistance from an Usher. The Ushers will help you so that the chairs remain in accordance with the
regulations for Social Distance as well as accommodate your needs. We are more than happy to help families who would like to sit together. (9:00 Mass only) Please remember that the phone is very sensitive to noise and when we move or drag our own chairs, it can interfere with the sound on the Live Stream. Children must be accompanied by an adult to use the restroom in order to ensure that the restroom is properly sanitized. The directives from our Bishops for Social Distance & Masks are still the same.  1. You will be directed by an Usher during Holy Communion.  2. Please Maintain the 6ft. distance.  3. Remember to use hand sanitizer before you leave your seat.  4. Receive IN THE HAND ONLY. ​​​Announcements for the Sixth Sunday in Ordinary Time, 14 - 15 February 2021  Announcements for the Sixth Sunday in Ordinary Time.  USHERS: NO Second Collection As you know, Ash Wednesday is on February 17 th . We will have a 9:00 A.M. Mass which will be Live Streamed and a 6:00 P.M. Mass. And, our Ash Wednesday Masses will also be our first Masses back in our Church.!! We have been given Directives from Bishop Rojas regarding the distribution of Ashes and Father Eliseus has decided to use individual Q-Tips to place a cross on our foreheads. The funeral Mass for Philomena Heitman will be next Saturday, February 20th at 11:00 A.M. preceded by a Rosary at 10:30. This Mass will be Live Streamed for those who cannot attend. WMD Couples: COUPLES MARRIED THE LEAST AMOUNT OF YEARS COUPLES MARRIED THE MOST AMOUNT OF YEARS THANK YOU & PRAYERS FOR FATHER MIKE. Please 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. ​​Mass Intentions for the Sixth Sunday in Ordinary Time, 14-15 February 2021 Mass Intentions for the Sixth Sunday in Ordinary Time 4:00 P.M. Mass
For the safety of our service men & women abroad, for our Policemen & Women who protect us, for all First Responders & Firemen and for all who live with war and violence. Let us pray to the Lord. For the Repose of the Souls of:  Robert Sr. & Ann Bowman, SgtMaj Johann & Linda Kirshchinger & Joan Miller,
We Pray for Complete healing for Marcus Lampkin and We Pray for the conversion of the Miller Family Mass Intentions for the Sixth Sunday in Ordinary Time, 9:00 A. M. Mass  For the safety of our service men & women abroad, for our Policemen & 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: Robert Pearson & Bill Hillyard We Pray for Healing for Mary Nishioka, Claire McCullough, Alicia Stubbs & family, Peter Gay, Harry Bottorff, James Hillyard and Marcus Lampkin We also pray for God’s continued love & protection for the Burdett family.  

Greeting for the 18 th Sunday in
Ordinary Time , 1  August 21.  Good Afternoon/Morning and Welcome to Blessed
Sacrament Catholic Community No Second Collection. This weekend we celebrate the 18 th Sunday in Ordinary Time with our Celebrant Father Eliseus. If you have a Missal, our Readings can be found on pages 37 to 39.
Due to the increase of COVID Delta Variant cases, masks in the church are strongly recommended but are not mandatory at this time. We continue to have seating on the patio for those of us who are not comfortable with being inside the Church right now. Remember that children must be accompanied by an adult to use the restroom in order to ensure that the restroom is properly sanitized. 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.  
Announcements for the 18 th Sunday in Ordinary Time
USHERS: No Second Collection.  As mentioned in the Greeting, due to the spike in COVID Delta virus cases, masks in Church are now strongly recommended, but not mandatory at this time. Our Parish Office will remain closed to the general public effective immediately. Masks inside the office are mandatory. Please call the office with your questions or needs and we will return your callas soon as possible. 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 and to watch the Mass on EWTN. Jane Smith’s Funeral will be on Saturday, August 21 st at 11:00 AM with a Rosary preceding the Mass at 10:00 AM. 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 on our bulletin board on the patio. Mass Intentions for the 18 th Sunday in Ordinary Time For the safety of our servicemen and women abroad, for our Police Men and Women who protect us, for all First Responders and 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. and Ann Bowman, SgtMaj Johann and Linda Kirschinger, and Jane Smith We Pray for Healing for: George Collard 8:00 We Pray for the Repose of the Soul of: Jane Smith We Pray for Healing for: Kimmy Andreshak, George Collard, and Mary Nishioka 10:30 We Pray for the Repose of the Souls of: Frances and Robert Dehner and Jane Smith We Pray for healing for: George Collard

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: 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  ​​

Greeting for the First Sunday of Lent, 20 - 21 February 2021
​Greeting for the First Sunday of Lent. Good Morning/Evening and Welcome to Blessed Sacrament Catholic Community Second Collection for DDF
Today we celebrate The First Sunday of Lent with our celebrant Father Eliseus. We offer thanks to God and praise Him for the gift of being back inside of
our church to celebrate Mass. We will 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. A FEW REMINDERS: Please remember, although we are inside once again, to be respectful of those of who are trying to pray quietly before Mass begins.
(9:00 Mass only) Please remember that the phone is very sensitive to noise which can interfere with the sound on the Live Stream. 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 from our Bishops for Social Distance & Masks are still the same.
1. You will be directed by an Usher during Holy Communion and they will begin with those in the back as they did when we were in the church before. 2. Please Maintain the 6ft. distance. 3. Remember to use hand sanitizer before you leave your seat. 4. Receive IN THE HAND ONLY. The Ushers will also dismiss
 ​​​Announcements for the First Sunday of Lent, 20 - 21 February 2021 Announcements for the First Sunday of Lent USHERS: Second Collection for DDF
As of this weekend, February 20 th and 21 st , we are back to our three Masses at 4:30 P.M. on Saturday and 8:00 & 10:30 A.M. on Sunday inside the Church. Confessions will remain in the Hospitality Room between 3:30 and 4:15 on Saturday afternoons. Confessions are limited to 10 minutes each. If you need more time for counseling, Father will be happy to meet with you at another time. Daily Mass at 8:00 A.M. here inside the Church will begin again this Monday, February 22 nd on Monday-Thursday. As of this past Friday, we resumed our Stations of the Cross at 6:00 P.M. However, We WILL NOT be having any Soup Suppers. Please 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. ​​Mass Intentions for the First Sunday of Lent, 20-21 February 2021
For the safety of our service men & women abroad, for our Policemen & 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 For the Repose of the Souls of: Robert Sr. & Ann Bowman and SgtMaj Johann & Linda Kirshchinger We Pray for Healing for Lorraine Candelaria & Peggy Burke
We also Pray for the Conversion of the Miller Family 8:00 We Pray for Healing for Marcus Lampkin, Peter Gay, Peggy Burke, Lorraine Candelaria, Viola Klink & Mary Nishioka.
10:30 We Pray for the Repose of the Souls of Frances & Robert Dehner & Joan Miller We Pray for Healing for Peggy Burke, Lorraine Candelaria & Viola Klink

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  

Greeting for the Third Sunday of Lent, 6-7 March 21
Good Morning/Evening and Welcome to Blessed Sacrament Catholic Community Second Collection this weekend for Education & Maintenance Today we celebrate The Third Sunday of Lent with our celebrant Father Eliseus.  We praise God for the gift of being back inside of our church to celebrate Mass. This weekend is the first full weekend of the month of March, so Father will be blessing those of us who celebrate an Anniversary and/or a Birthday in the month of March. This weekend, just before the Announcements, our new Finance Council Chair, Brandon Burdett, will share with us our DDF Report. Remember that we have chairs on the patio for overflow and for those of  us who are not comfortable with being inside the Church right now. A FEW REMINDERS: Please remember to 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.  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 from our Bishops for Social Distance & Masks are still the same. 1. You will be directed by an Usher during Holy Communion and they will begin with those in the back as they did when we were in the church before. 2. Please Maintain the 6ft. distance. 3. Remember to use hand sanitizer before you leave your seat. 4. Receive IN THE HAND ONLY. The Ushers will also dismiss us at the end of Mass from the back to the​​​ ​Announcements for the Third Sunday of Lent, 6 - 7 March 21 USHERS: Second Collection for Maintenance & Education, As we’ve been saying, Confessions are in the Hospitality Room between 3:30 and 4:15, on Saturday afternoons. If we should have high winds Father will be in the Children’s Room in the back of the Church. Please remember that Confessions are limited to 10 minutes each. If you need more time for counseling, Father will be happy to meet with you at another time. Don’t forget we have Stations of the Cross is at 6:00 P.M. on Friday evenings during Lent. However, WE ARE NOT ABLE TO HAVE any Soup Suppers. Some of you have been asking about Holy Week and Easter. The office is waiting for  Directives and as soon as we have them, we will distribute the information to all of you.. Please 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. Mass Intentions for the Third Sunday of Lent  6 - 7 March 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 For the Repose of the Souls of: Robert Sr. & Ann Bowman and SgtMaj Johann &  Linda Kirshchinger and Joan Miller. We Pray for Healing for Lorraine Candelaria &  Peggy Burke We also Pray for the Conversion of the Miller Family.  8:00 We pray for the Repose of the Souls of the Deceased Members of the Altar Society & Demetrius Candelaria. We Pray for Healing for Marcus Lampkin, Peter Gay, Peggy Burke, Lorraine Candelaria, Viola Klink & Mary Nishioka.And, we Pray for 13yrs old birthday blessings for RJ Breese 10:30 We Pray for the Repose of the Soul of Jim Szymanowski.And, We Pray for Healing for Claire McCullough, Peggy Burke, Lorraine Candelaria & Viola Klink

Greeting for the Second Sunday in Ordinary Time, 16 - 17 January 2021
Good Afternoon/Morning and Welcome to Blessed Sacrament Catholic Community  Second Collection for DDF  This weekend we are celebrating The Second Sunday in Ordinary Time with our celebrant Father Mike McCullough.  We thank God and praise Him for the gift of being able to celebrate Mass together each week even if it’s uncomfortable out here on the patio.
 A FEW REMINDERS: Please remember to be respectful of those of who are trying to pray quietly before Mass begins.  DO NOT MOVE OR DRAG your chair. The chairs are placed according to Social Distance. (9:00 Mass only) Please remember that the phone is very sensitive to  noise. Children must be accompanied by an adult to use the restroom in order to ensure that the restroom is properly sanitized. The directives from our Bishops for Social Distance & Masks are still the same. 1. You will be directed by an Usher during Holy Communion.  2. Please Maintain the 6ft. distance. 3. Remember to use hand sanitizer before you leave your seat. 4. Receive IN THE HAND ONLY.  The Ushers will also dismiss us at the end of Mass in the same way.  ​​​Announcements for the Second Sunday in Ordinary Time, 16 - 17 January 2021  Announcements for the Second Sunday in Ordinary Time.  USHERS: Second Collection for DDF  As we’ve been saying, let’s continue to keep Father Eliseus and the people of Nigeria in our prayers while he is away. Our prayers are what keep us connected to one  another. For the last couple of weeks, we’ve been praying for the Repose of the Soul of Fr. Ted Drennan’s Mom, Maureen. We received information this week that there will be a viewing at Wiefel’s Mortuary at 57285 Yucca Trail in Yucca Valley from 11:00 a.m.  until 4:00 p.m. this Sunday, January 18th for anyone who would like to attend.  Her funeral is scheduled for 10:00 a.m. on Monday, February 15th at Our Lady of Peace Cemetery in Loma Linda. It’s that time again for our Annual Contribution letters. We can call the office between Monday & Thursday to request our letter to be picked up or mailed and Amy will have them ready to be mailed or picked up on Fridays mornings. If Amy is not in the office, please leave a message and she will process your request.  Please 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. ​Mass Intentions for the Second Sunday in Ordinary Time, 16 - 17 January 2021   Mass Intentions for the Second Sunday in Ordinary Time 4:00 P.M. Mass
For the safety of our service men & women abroad, for our Policemen & Women who protect us, for all First Responders & Firemen and for all who live with war and violence. Let us pray to the Lord.  For the Repose of the Souls of: Robert Sr. & Ann Bowman, SgtMaj Johann & Linda Kirshchinger, Joan Miller, Jesse Munoz & Barbara Moreno  We Pray for Healing for Dianna Hinojosa And Viola Klink  We Pray for the conversion of the Miller Family And  We Pray for good health and safety for Father Eliseus while he is away.  Mass Intentions for the Second Sunday in Ordinary Time 9:00 A. M. Mass
For the safety of our service men & women abroad, for our Policemen & 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: Maureen Drennan (Fr. Ted’s Mother, Barbara Moreno, Philomena Heitman, Steve Stewart, Frances & Robert Dehner, Mike McDowell and John Kavanaugh  We Pray for Healing for Mary Nishioka, Maggie Jones, Bud Garrett, Claire McCullough,  Dianna Hinojosa & Viola Klink We also pray for God’s continued love & protection for the Burdett family
And We Pray for good health and safety for Father Eliseus while he is away.

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 Maggie Jone
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GREETINGS: 10 -  11 JULY  2021, THE 15th SUNDAY IN ORDINARY TIME.  
​​​​​​​Greeting for the 15 th Sunday in Ordinary Time.  Good Afternoon/Morning and Welcome to Blessed Sacrament Catholic Community No Second Collection This weekend we celebrate the 15 th Sunday in Ordinary
Time with our Celebrant Father Eliseus. If you have a Missal, our Readings can be found on pages 31-33. We are continuing to offer Music Books to follow along & sing. Please put your name on both the Missal & Music books and take them back & forth to Mass with you. If you don’t have a Missal and/or Music book, but would like to have one, please see an Usher at the end of Mass. We continue to have seating on the patio for those of us who are not comfortable with being inside the Church right now. Our Father’s Day Intentions will remain on the Altar through this weekend. Remember that children must still continue to be accompanied by an adult to use the restroom in order to ensure that the restroom is properly sanitized.  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 15TH SUNDAY IN ORDINARY TIMES, 10 - 11 JULY, 21
Announcements for the 15 th Sunday in Ordinary Time.  WELCOME BACK TO THOSE WHO ARE JUST RETURNING SINCE  BEFORE THE BEGINNING OF COVID-19!!!  USHERS: No Second Collection  We are still interested in more applicants for our Secretarial position.  The job listing is still posted on the Diocesan website under the  Employment link. In the meantime, volunteers will be in the office from 9:00AM-1:00PM Monday through Friday during the months of July & August to answer phone calls & questions.  Our Re-opening Guidelines are still available on our Blessed Sacrament website.  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 and to watch the Mass on EWTN. Our bulletins will return the weekend of July 31 st / August 1 st . Father Eliseus is still looking for younger Maintenance volunteers such as Plumbers, Electricians, Woodworking, Painting, Landscaping, etc.  Anyone with any of those skills and/or others would be very welcome to replace those who have been doing this kind of work for many years. We are very happy to tell you that we have one new younger volunteer  to help with Maintenance. Thank you so very much to Sergio Regland.  Of course, we can still use a few more younger volunteers. Hopefully, you’ve noticed our beautiful bulletin board on the patio thanks to our new volunteer Beth Regland.  Inez Ogaldez’s Memorial Service will be on July 22 nd at 11:00 AM with a Rosary preceding the Mass at 10:00.  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 15TH SUNDAY IN ORDINARY TIME, 10 -11  JULY 21 ​​Mass Intentions for the 15 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 Johann & Linda Kirschinger and Inez Ogaldez We Pray for the Living & Deceased Father’s Day Intentions We Pray for Healing for George Collard  8:00 We Pray for the Repose of the Soul of: Inez Ogaldez We Pray for Healing for George Collard We Pray for the Living & Deceased Father’s Day Intentions 10:30 We Pray for the Repose of the Souls of Robert & Frances Dehner & Inez Ogaldez, We Pray for healing for George Collard & Donna Lasiter We Pray for the Living & Deceased Father’s Day Intentions

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Greeting for the 23rd Sunday in ordinary Times.   04 - 05 Sept 2021
Greeting for the 23 rd Sunday in Ordinary Time Good Afternoon/Morning and Welcome to Blessed
Sacrament Catholic Community Second Collection for Maintenance & Education. This weekend we celebrate the 23 rd Sunday in Ordinary Time with our Celebrant Father Eliseus. If you have a Missal, our Readings can be found on pages 50 to 52.  Though it is not mandatory at this time, we continue to highly recommend wearing masks in Church. We continue to have seating on the patio for those of us who are not comfortable with being inside the Church right now. Remember that children must be accompanied by an adult to use the restroom in order to ensure that the restroom is properly sanitized. You will be directed by an Usher during Holy Communion beginning with those in the front pews. Please Maintain the 3ft. distance. Remember to use hand sanitizer before you leave your seat. 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.  Announcements for the 23rd Sunday in Ordinary Times.  04 - 05  September 21  ​​Announcements for The 23 rd Sunday in Ordinary Time.  USHERS: Second Collection for Maintenance &Education. Since we are not able to share food that is not pre-wrapped, such as a birthday cake, for the next two weekends we have put a money tree here in honor of Father Eliseus’ 50 th Birthday. Happy Birthday, Father Eliseus! Beginning on Wednesday, September 8 th (Mother Mary's birthday) at 6:00 PM we are asking that as many people as possible join us at the Church to pray a Rosary together for the Intercession of Our Blessed Mother. Our country and certainly those in Afghanistan need the help of our Blessed Mother. We will continue to say a weekly Rosary together, Wednesdays at 6:00 PM, for as long as possible. History has shown us how powerful the intercession of Our Blessed Mother is.  Trail Life USA has its kick-off event on September 12 th at 3:00 PM in the school Courtyard. All boys and their parents are welcome. The troop is open for boys in Kindergarten through 12 th grade.  RCIA classes will begin on Monday, September 13 th . Faith Formation, for students Kindergarten through Confirmation classes, will begin Sunday, October 3 rd .  Registration for students will continue after all Masses until September 19th, after that you may register by calling or visiting the office during the week.  Please remember that we still have Scrip gift cards for sale at the Parish Office. We have over a dozen different vendors to choose from such as Staters, Walmart, Amazon, and gas cards. This is another way to help support your Parish because, for each card you purchase, the church receives a percentage from that sale. If you have questions, you can call the Parish Office at 760-367-3343. Thank you for supporting Blessed Sacrament Scrip Program. :00 AM and 10:30 AM ONLY: After our announcements today, we will hear from Corinne Dobler who will be speaking to us regarding, Food for Life. Food for Life is revamping after being shut down due to COVID-19 and is seeking volunteers for the following positions: delivery driver, in-house servers, food preparation for distribution, and more. We ask thatyou prayerfully consider donating your time. The Ushers will 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 on our bulletin board on the patio. 8:00 AM and 10:30 AM: Please welcome Corinne Dobler. BIRTHDAY & ANNIVERSARY BLESSINGS Mass Intentions for the 23rd Sunday in Ordinary Times.  04 - 05 Sept 21  ​Mass Intentions for The 23 rd Sunday in Ordinary Time.  For the safety of our servicemen and women abroad, for our Police Men and Women who protect us, for all First Responders and Firemen, and for all who live with war and violence. Let us pray to the Lord. :30 We Pray for the Repose of the Souls of: Robert Sr. and Ann Bowman and SgtMaj Johann and Linda Kirschinger e Pray for Birthday Blessings for Father Eliseus and Bill Dehner We Pray for the people and the children of Nigeria and Afghanistan 8:00 We Pray for the Repose of the Souls of: Tony Benevente and Maggie Jones.  We Pray for the deceased members of the Altar Society.  We Pray for the Peace and Comfort of the Candelaria Family We Pray Birthday Blessings for Father Eliseus We Pray for the people and the children of Nigeria and Afghanistan 10:30 We Pray for the deceased members of the Altar Society. We Pray Birthday Blessings for Father Eliseus
We Pray for the people and the children of Nigeria and Afghanistan.

ANNOUNCEMENTS 13 - 14 MARCH 21

Greeting for the Fourth Sunday of Lent, Good Morning/Evening and Welcome to Blessed Sacrament Catholic Community NO Second Collection Today we celebrate The Fourth Sunday of Lent with our celebrant Father Eliseus. A FEW REMINDERS: Remember that 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. 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 from our Bishops for Social Distance & Masks are still the same. 1. You will be directed by an Usher during Holy Communion and they will begin with those in the back as they did when we were in the church before. 2. Please Maintain the 6ft. distance. 3. Remember to use hand sanitizer before you leave your seat. 4. Receive IN THE HAND ONLY. The Ushers will also dismiss us at the end of Mass from the back to the front.

Announcements for the Fourth Sunday of Lent, USHERS: NO Second Collection
Stations of the Cross continue to be at 6:00 P.M. on Friday evenings during Lent. Please consider joining us for this Lenten Devotion. The Filipino Ministry began their St. Joseph Novena of Masses at 6:30 PM on March 10 th and will end on March 19 th , the Feast of St. Joseph. Everyone is welcome to join us in these Masses to the Patron of the Universal Church. As we said last week, the office is waiting for Directives regarding Holy Week and Easter and as soon as we have them, we will distribute the information to all of you. The newest shipment of Missals, dated March 28 th through May 29 th , has arrived. We have placed a box of them at the front entrance of the Church for your convenience if you would like to take one home. Please put your name on it and bring it back & forth with you to Mass. If you should leave it in the pew, we will have to dispose of it.  Please 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.

Mass Intentions for the Fourth Sunday of Lent 
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 For the Repose of the Souls of: Robert Sr. &  Ann Bowman and SgtMaj Johann &  Linda  Kirshchinger, Joan Miller & all aborted children We Pray for Healing for Lorraine Candelaria, Peggy Burke & Rita Minnick  We Pray for the Conversion of the Miller Family And, we pray for the Intentions of those making the St. Joseph Novena 8:00 We pray for Healing for Mary Nishioka, Marcus Lampkin, Peter Gay & Rita Minnick, We pray for the Intentions of those making the St. Joseph Novena and we pray for Anniversary Blessings for George &  Bev Collard, 10:30 We Pray for the Repose of the Souls of Frances & Robert Dehner We Pray for Healing for Rita Minnick We pray for the Intentions of all those making the St. Joseph Novena and for the Intentions of Marcus & Katie Lalanne

Greeting for the Second Sunday of Lent, 27- 28 Feb 2021
Good Morning/Evening and Welcome to Blessed Sacrament Catholic Community

No Second Collection Today we celebrate The Second Sunday of Lent with our celebrant
Father Eliseus. We offer thanks to God and praise Him for the gift of being back inside of our church to celebrate Mass. We are continuing to have chairs on the patio for overflow and for those of us who are not comfortable with being inside the Church right now. A FEW REMINDERS: Please remember, although we are inside once again, to be respectful of those of who are trying to pray quietly before Mass begins. (9:00 Mass only) Please remember that the phone is very sensitive to noise which can interfere with the sound on the Live Stream. 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 from our Bishops for Social Distance & Masks are still the same. 1. You will be directed by an Usher during Holy Communion and they will begin with those in the back as they did when we were in the church before. 2. Please Maintain the 6ft. distance. 3. Remember to use hand sanitizer before you leave your seat. 4. Receive IN THE HAND ONLY.  Announcements for the Second Sunday of Lent, 27 - 28 Feb 21 USHERS: NO Second Collection. Confessions will continue to remain in the Hospitality Room between 3:30 and 4:15 on Saturday afternoons. If we have high winds again like we’ve been having, Father will be in the Children’s Room in the back of the Church. Please remember that Confessions are limited to 10 minutes each. If you need more time for counseling, Father will be happy to meet with you at another time. Daily Mass began again at 8:00 A.M. here inside the Church last Monday, February 22 nd . Remember that daily Masses are Monday through Thursday. We have resumed our Stations of the Cross at 6:00 P.M. on Friday evenings during Lent. However, WE ARE NOT ABLE TO HAVE any Soup Suppers.
Please 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.  Mass Intentions for the Second Sunday of Lent, 27 - 28 February 2021
For the safety of our service men & women abroad, for our Policemen & 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 For the Repose of the Souls of: Robert Sr. & Ann Bowman and SgtMaj Johann & Linda Kirshchinger, Joan Miller, Patricia Garvey, Tony Benevente & all Murder Victims everywhere We Pray for Healing for Lorraine Candelaria & Peggy Burke We also Pray for the Conversion of the Miller Family We Pray for the Repose of the Souls of all Murder Victims everywhere 8:00 We Pray for Healing for Marcus Lampkin, Peter Gay, Peggy Burke, Lorraine Candelaria, Viola Klink & Mary Nishioka And, we Pray for Birthday Blessings for George Collard  10:30 We Pray for the Repose of the Souls of all Murder Victims everywhere We Pray for Healing for Peggy Burke, Lorraine Candelaria, Viola Klink & Jason Michael

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Greeting for the Third Sunday of Advent, 12 - 13 December 2020 ​​Greeting for the Third Sunday of Advent. Good Afternoon/Morning and Welcome to Blessed Sacrament Catholic Community No Second Collection, This afternoon we celebrate The Third Sunday of Advent with our celebrant Fr. Eliseus and we also celebrate with Father his 17th
Anniversary of Ordination. We thank and praise God that we are able to be here celebrating Mass all together. A FEW REMINDERS: Please remember to be respectful of those of who are trying to pray quietly before Mass begins. DO NOT MOVE OR DRAG your chair. The chairs are placed according to Social Distance.  (9:00 Mass only) Please remember that the phone is very sensitive to noise. Children must be accompanied by an adult to use the restroom in order to ensure that the restroom is properly sanitized.  The directives from our Bishops for Social Distance & Masks are still the same. 1. You will be directed by an Usher during Holy Communion. 2. Please Maintain the 6ft. distance. 3. Remember to use hand sanitizer before you leave your seat. 4. Receive IN THE HAND ONLY. The Ushers will also dismiss us at the end of Mass in the same way. ​​​Announcements for Third Sunday of Advent  12 - 13 December 2020  Announcements for the Third Sunday of Advent (And Our Lady Of Guadalupe) No Second Collection (4:00 Mass only) Father will bless those of us with Birthdays or Anniversaries in the month of December at the end of these Announcements. For your convenience, we have put a color-coded schedule for the upcoming Christmas &  New Year Masses in the bulletin board here on the patio and on the office door. Hopefully, that will make it easier for us to remember the times of each Mass. The new weekly donation envelopes have arrived and are in the office. Please stop by to pick yours up. Father Eliseus is planning to visit Nigeria from December 26th until January 24th.  Please keep Father and the people of Nigeria in your prayers while he is away. Father Mike McCullough will be here with us to celebrate the January 1st Mass as well as all the weekend Masses and Confessions during the month of January. We WILL NOT be having any weekday Masses while Father Eliseus is away. The Church office will be closed for the Christmas holiday from December 22nd until January 3rd. The office will reopen on Monday, January 4th.  Some of you may have heard that on Tuesday Pope Francis announced a Year of St. Joseph in honor of the 150th anniversary of the saint’s roclamation as patron of the Universal Church. The year began on December 8th 2020 and will conclude on December 8th 2021. Pope Francis has also granted special indulgences to mark the year.  The Annual Filipino Simbangabi celebration for this year will begin on December 15th and end on December 23rd . Masses will be at 6:00P.M. here on the patio every evening. The celebration of these Masses will be divided between Father Eliseus and Father Jovi. Please remember that all food items must pre-packaged. Please 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. ​​Mass Intentions for Third Sunday of Advent, 12 - 13 December 2020   Mass Intentions for Our Lady of Guadalupe 4:00 P.M. Mass  For the safety of our service men & women abroad, for our Policemen & Women who protect us, for all First Responders & Firemen and for all who live with war and violence. Let us pray to the Lord. For the Repose of the Souls of: Robert Sr. & Ann Bowman, SgtMaj Johann & Linda Kirshchinger, Joan Miller, Terry Stump & Demetrius Candelaria We Pray for the conversion of the Miller Family, We also pray for Healing for the MacMillan Family And, We Pray in Thanksgiving for Father Eliseus as he celebrates 17 years of Priesthood today.  9:00 A. M. Mass, For the safety of our service men & women abroad, for our Policemen & 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 Terry Stump, Demetrius Candelaria, Bill Hillyard & Carol Lenkeek.  We Pray for Healing for Mary Nishioka, Brian Slusser, Claire McCullough, the MacMillan Family & Maureen Rasmussen.  We pray for Chris & Annie Ward on their 16th wedding anniversary And, we pray in Thanksgiving for Father Eliseus as he celebrates 17 years of Priesthood this weekend.

Greeting for the First Sunday of Advent, 28 - 29 November 2020
​​Greeting for the First Sunday of Advent Good Afternoon/Morning and Welcome to Blessed Sacrament Catholic Community NO Second Collection This weekend we celebrate The First Sunday of Advent with our celebrant Fr. Eliseus and we are very grateful to be here together praising God. Father Eliseus will be lighting the Advent Wreath remotely this year since we cannot use real candles. A FEW REMINDERS: Please remember to be respectful of those of who are trying to pray quietly before Mass begins. DO NOT MOVE OR DRAG your chair. The chairs are placed according to Social Distance. (8:00 Mass only) Please remember that the phone is very sensitive to noise.  Children must be accompanied by an adult to use the restroom in order to ensure that the restroom is properly sanitized. The directives from our Bishops for Social Distance & Masks are still the same. 1. You will be directed by an Usher during Holy Communion. 2. Please Maintain the 6ft. distance. 3. Remember to use hand sanitizer before you leave your seat. 4. Receive IN THE HAND ONLY.  The Ushers will also dismiss us at the end of Mass in the same way. ​​​Announcements for First Sunday of Advent  28 - 29 November 2020 Announcements for the First Sunday of Advent USHERS: NO Second Collection Since this is the First Sunday of Advent, if you haven’t picked up a new Missal, be sure to take one from the box on the corner, put your name on it and take it back & forth with you each week. As we said last week, for those of you who are interested, EWTN is offering Advent Reflections with Fr. Joseph. Go to the EWTN. Com website, click on “Seasons & Feast Days” along the top, then click the Advent candle picture. There you will find Father’s Joseph’s Advent Reflections. Here is a schedule of the recent changes in Mass times: As of Sunday, December 6 th the 8:00 A.M. Mass will change to 9:00 A.M. Tuesday, December 8 th , the Feast of the Immaculate Conception, there will only be ONE MASS at 9:00 A.M. that will be Live Streamed Saturday, December 12 th is the Feast of Our Lady of Guadalupe and Fr. Eliseus Anniversary of Ordination. Mass will be at 4:00 P.M. Christmas Eve Mass will be at 4:00 P.M.  Christmas Day Mass will be at 9:00 A.M. that will be Live Streamed January 1 st Mass will be at 9:00 A.M. Don’t forget that the First Friday of December is December 4 th . Mass is at 9:00 A.M. Please 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. ​​Mass Intentions for First Sunday of Advent, 28 - 29 November 2020 Mass Intentions for the First Sunday of Advent 4:30 P.M. Mass For the safety of our service men & women abroad, for our Policemen & Women who rotect us, for all First Responders & Firemen and for all who live with war and violence.  Let us pray to the Lord. For the Repose of the Souls of: Robert Sr. & Ann Bowman, SgtMaj Johann & Linda Kirshchinger, Joan Miller  We Pray for the conversion of the Miller Family, and We also pray that God’s Will be done in our country. Mass Intentions for the First Sunday of Advent 8:00 A. M. Mass For the safety of our service men & women abroad, for our Policemen & 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 Soul of Linda Rutan  We Pray for Healing for Mary Nishioka And Brian Slusser We also pray that God’s Will be done in our Country.