Greeting for the 25 th Sunday in Ordinary Time 18 - 19 Sept 2021
Good Afternoon/Morning and Welcome to Blessed Sacrament Catholic Community. This weekend we celebrate the 25 th Sunday in Ordinary Time with our Celebrant Father Eliseus. Read at 10:30 AM only: And on this Catechetical Sunday, Father will Bless our Catechists. f you have a Missal, our Readings can be found on pages 54 to 56. The second collection, this weekend, is for our Fall Combined Collection benefitting four worthy ministries.Though it is not mandatory at this time, we continue to highly recommend wearing masks in Church. And 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. And 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 25 th Sunday in Ordinary Time  The ushers may come forward for the second collection. This weekend our second collection is for our Fall Combined Collection benefitting four worthy ministries. ● A Church Among Black & Native America ● A Church in Latin America  ● A Church in Africa  ● Catholic Home Missions  We will continue with a collection for DDF next week. Weekly, on Wednesdays, at 6:00 PM, we invite you to join us at the Church  to pray a Rosary together for the Intercession of Our Blessed Mother. We  want to thank those of you who have joined us, and we look forward to seeing many more of you. 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. Faith Formation for students Kindergarten through 2nd Year Confirmation classes will begin on Sunday, October 3rd. This is the last weekend that Faith Formation registration will take place on the patio  after Mass with Elaine Ashfield. Registration will continue by visiting the Church office.  Faith Formation Students, that register on the morning of October 3 rd , will  be given a packet to take home and may join the class on the following  Sunday. This is to ensure adequate time for the instructors to prepare the course materials for each student.  page 2 of 2 Read at 8:00 AM only: We invite you to join us today, on this  Catechetical Sunday, at the 10:30 AM Mass where Father will Bless our Catechists.  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 Corinne Dobler. Corinne will share an announcement regarding Food for Life.

​​Mass Intentions for The 25 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 ll 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 James Kuenstler 8:00 We Pray for the Repose of the Souls of: Maggie Jones and Judy Andreshak We Pray for Healing for Mary Nishioka 10:30 We Pray for the people and children of Afghanistan and Nigeria.

​​​​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.  

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

Greting for The  Eighth  Sunday in Ordinary Time, 26 - 27  February 2022
Greeting for The Eighth Sunday in Ordinary Time, Good Afternoon/Morning and Welcome to Blessed Sacrament
Catholic Community. This weekend we celebrate The Eighth Sunday in Ordinary Time with our Celebrant Father Eliseus. The entrance verse is on page 6 of the missal. Our Mass readings in English are on pages 62 to 65. While we do not have a Spanish Reading at this Mass, you may follow along, en español, at the back of the Missal on pages 65 to 66.
No second collection. We continue to encourage all parishioners to wear masks inside the Church during this time. As always we continue to offer outdoor seating on our Patio if you are not comfortable with sitting 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. And remember to use hand
sanitizer before you leave your seat. Please remember, those of us receiving Communion on the tongue should remain seated until directed by an Usher to come forward. At the end of Mass, the Ushers will dismiss us from the back to the front.​ Announcements for The  Eighth  in Ordinary Time  ​ Announcements for The Eighth Sunday in Ordinary Time No Second Collection.
This weekend, Blessed Sacrament is collecting palms to be prepared for Ash Wednesday. You may leave your palms for ash collection in a basket at the entrance of the church. On Wednesday, March 2 nd Ash Wednesday will be celebrated with Mass at 9:00 AM and 7:00 PM. The 7:00 PM Mass will have English and Spanish readings. On Thursday, March 3 rd at 7:00 PM, Blessed Sacrament’s 2022 Lenten Mission presents Frank Runyeon in a special presentation of Sermon on the Mount. Please join us for this spellbinding performance, it is sure to be a very special evening. And today,
after our announcements, we will have a special guest share more information about this Lenten Mission. Beginning Friday, March 4 th and concluding April 15 th Stations of the Cross will be celebrated each Friday evening from 6:00 PM to 7:00 PM. We will not be able to share Soup Suppers together, just yet. Maybe next year. On Friday, March 4th at 9:00 AM we will celebrate First Friday Mass with Father Eliseus.As we enter this Lenten Season, Father would like to remind everyone that the schedule for Confession is Saturdays at 3:30 PM,
and the location continues to be in the Hospitality Room.On Tuesday, March 8th at 6:00 PM our neighboring Parish in Yucca Valley, St. Mary’s, is offering a Penance Service. With conflict erupting in countries around the globe and especially with the rising violence in Ukraine, we invite you to join our Blessed Sacrament Community, each Wednesday at 4:30 PM, to pray a Rosary through the Intercession of our Blessed Mother. Please remember to wait for the Ushers to dismiss you at the end of Mass. Please see one of the Ushers if you would like to help us sanitize. ​​Mass Intentions for The Eighth 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 Ukraine and all those experiencing war and violence.  Let us pray to the Lord. February 26th 4:30 P M We Pray for the Repose of the Souls of: Robert Sr. and Ann Bowman, SgtMaj Johann and
Linda Kirschinger, Robert and Frances Dehner, Anton and Maria Merle and Francisco and Loreta Angar We Pray for Heavenly Birthday Blessings for Gary Rossi February 27 th 8:00 AM We Pray for the Repose of the Soul of Tim Smith We Pray for Healing for Bert Frasier  February 27 th  10:30 AM We Pray for the Repose of the Souls of:  Joan Miller and Fortunato and Antonia Dela
Cruz Sr. We Pray for Healing for Mary Nishioka and Bert Frasier

Greeting for The Fourth  Sunday of Lent, 26 - 27 March 2022
Greeting for The Fourth Sunday of Lent,  Good Afternoon/Morning and Welcome to Blessed Sacrament Catholic Community. This weekend we celebrate The Fourth Sunday of Lent with our Celebrant Father Eliseus.  No Second Collection.  Our Mass readings in English are on pages 79 to 81. While we do not have a Spanish Reading at this Mass, you may follow along, en español, at the back of the Missal on pages 83 to 84.  While many mask mandates have eased, we continue to encourage all parishioners to wear masks inside the Church during this time. hildren 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. And remember to use hand sanitizer before you leave your seat.  Those of us receiving Communion on the tongue please remain seated until directed by an Usher to come forward.  At the end of Mass, you will be dismissed by an Usher beginning with the pews at the back of the church.  Our collective quiet moments before Mass are an opportunity for reflection and silent prayer. The lord is constantly laboring to love us and speak to us. In order for Him to enter more fully into our lives, both time and space are needed. He indeed gives us that time and space before Mass. Please take full advantage of this tremendous gift of quiet reflection and silent prayer.   Announcements for The Fourth of Lent, Announcements for The Fourth Sunday of Lent, No Second Collection. We are offering take-home donation boxes for Lent. We will collect these boxes after Easter and the money will be used to support a mission or missions. If you would like one, please see an usher on the way out. Remember, each Friday evening from 6:00 PM to 7:00 PM, until April 15th our Blessed Sacrament Community will Pray the Stations of the Cross, please join us. And as we journey through this Lenten Season, Father would like to remind everyone that the schedule for Confession is Saturdays at 3:30 PM, and the location continues to be in the Hospitality Room.  Every Wednesday at 4:30 PM the Blessed Sacrament Community comes together to pray a Rosary through the Intercession of our Blessed Mother. Please join us each week to pray for peace in the world, for countries suffering from war and violence, and for the safety of the people of Ukraine. Our Blessed Sacrament Community is selling Scrip. Scrip gift cards are a wonderful way to support the Parish. We have over a dozen different vendors to choose from like Stater Bros. Walmart, Amazon, and Gas Cards. For each Scrip Gift Card purchase, the Church receives a percentage from that sale. Often after Mass, a table will be set up on the patio, where you can purchase Scrip in person. Or you can purchase Scrip securely through a link on our Blessed Sacrament Website. Thank you for supporting the Blessed Sacrament Scrip Program.  Our Ushers will dismiss you at the end of Mass, from the back to the front. As a way to protect our Parishioner's health and safety, we wipe down high-touch areas between each Mass. If you would like to help us, please see one of the Ushers at the end of Mass. Each and every week, our announcements are posted to the front door of the church office, the bulletin board on our patio, and the Blessed Sacrament Website. ​Mass Intentions for The Fourth Sunday of Lent Mass Intentions for The Fourth Sunday of Lent,  For the safety and protection of our servicemen and women deployed overseas, especially in the neighboring countries of Ukraine. For our Police Men and Women who protect us, for all First Responders and Firemen, and all those experiencing war and violence.  Let us pray to the Lord. March 26th 4:30 PM We Pray for the Repose of the Souls of: Robert Sr. and Ann Bowman, SgtMaj Johann and Linda Kirschinger, Robert and Frances Dehner and Kenneth Leroy Brown March 27th 8:00 AM We Pray for the Repose of the Soul of Jan Delasmit We Pra y for Healing for Pablo Cusumano, Regina Ogaldes and Brian Slusser
March 27th 10:30 AM We Pray for the Repose of the Souls of: Joan Miller and Jaqueline Aseltine We Pray for Healing for George Sanchez, Butch Jeresek and Diana and Ma
nuel Hinojosa 

Greeting for the 28 th Sunday in Ordinary Time.  09 - 10 October 2021 Good Afternoon/Morning and Welcome to Blessed Sacrament Catholic Community.  This weekend we celebrate the 28 th Sunday in Ordinary Time with our Celebrant Father Eliseus. If you have a Missal, our Readings can be found on pages 61 to 63. No Second Collection. Though it is not mandatory at this time, we continue to recommend wearing masks in Church. And we continue to have seating on the patio for those of us who are not comfortable with being inside the Church right ow. 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. And 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 28 th Sunday in Ordinary Time, Ushers: No second collection.  Are you interested in becoming a Lector? Blessed Sacrament is Blessed with incredible volunteers that lovingly donate their time to our Parish and its Ministries. Our team of Lectors is seeking volunteers with flexible availability that would like to join this remarkable Ministry. If you are interested contact Katie at 760-368-7902, and she will connect you with the Ministry leaders. Our Parish Office has new hours: Monday through Thursday 9:00 AM - 3:00 PM Friday 9:00 AM - 1:00 PM And closed Holidays and Weekends Wednesdays at 6:00 PM, here at the Church, we invite you to gather with us and Pray a Rosary for the Intercession of Our Blessed Mother. We thank those of you who continue to join us each week. Our country, Afghanistan, and countries around the world need the help of our Blessed Mother. History has shown us how powerful the intercession of Our Blessed Mother is. The Ushers will dismiss you from the back to the front at the end of Mass. If you 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 28 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: The Bowman Family and Robert and Frances Dehner 8:00 We Pray for the Repose of the Souls of: Maggie ones, Shane Phipps and Dennis Bracamontes We Pray for Healing for Mary Nishioka  10:30 We Pray for the people and children of Nigeria. 

Greeting for The  Fifth Sunday in Ordinary Time, 05 - 06  February 2022
Greeting for The Fifth Sunday in Ordinary Time, Good Afternoon/Morning and Welcome to Blessed Sacrament Catholic
Community. This weekend we celebrate The Fifth Sunday in Ordinary Time with our Celebrant Father Eliseus. Our readings can be found on pages 55 to 58.  Second Collection for Maintenance and Education Today’s Mass includes the following intentions. (See intentions on the next page) The California Department of Public Health continues to recommend masks for all indoor activities. Our Diocese will support the CDPH recommendations in order to protect the health and safety of our congregations during this liturgical season. We highly encourage all parishioners to wear masks inside the Church during this time, and comply with ushers who are coordinating social distancing protocols for seating in the pews. As always we continue to offer outdoor seating on our Patio if you are not comfortable with sitting 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. And remember to use hand sanitizer before you leave your seat. Please remember, those of us receiving Communion on the tongue should remain seated until directed by an Usher to come forward. At the end of Mass, the Ushers will dismiss us from the back to the front.  Entrance Verse | Psalm 106 (105):47  O come, let us worship God and bow low before the God who made us, for he is the Lord our God. Communion Verse |O Lord our God, Who once established these created things to sustain us in our frailty, grant we pray, that they may become for us now  the Sacrament of eternal life.Through Christ our Lord. Amen.​ Announcements for The  Fifth Sunday in Ordinary Time  ​  ​Announcements for The Fifth Sunday in Ordinary Time, Second collection for Maintenance and Education. This week - Evenings from Tuesday, February 8 th to Friday, February 11 th at 6:00 PM - the Philipino Ministry invites us to celebrate Mass in honor of the Lady of Lourdes Feast Day here in the Church, all are welcome. Next weekend, Saturday, February 12 th, and Sunday, February 13 th , we celebrate World Marriage Day. This is the one weekend a year that is set apart to honor the Sacrament of Matrimony. And so we will be honoring married couples with a special acknowledgment to those couples who have been married the most amount of years and those couples most recently married. Please join us.  If you have not yet picked up your Contribution Letters for 2021, you may pick them up in the Parish Office. As a reminder, the office hours are Monday  through Thursday from 9:00 AM to 3:00 PM and Friday from 9:00 AM to 1:00PM. If you would like your letter mailed, please call the office at 760-367-3343 and provide your current address so we can mail your letter to you.As we mentioned last week, our bulletin board on the patio has been updated this month. It displays some wonderful information about the history of our very own Parish. This includes more information about the beautiful stained glass windows that we have. We are grateful to the wonderful parishioners that are doing the historical research and sharing their findings with us. If you have not yet, take a moment to stop by the bulletin board on the patio. Our Blessed Sacrament Community continues to come together each Wednesday at 4:30 PM, here at the Church to faithfully pray a Rosary through the Intercession of Our Blessed Mother. We invite you to join us each week to pray for our United States, Afghanistan, and all countries around the world that need the help of our Blessed Mother.This evening, “Hospitality to Go” is available in honor of our February Birthdays and Anniversaries. Please remember to wait for the Ushers to dismiss you at the end of Mass. Please see one of the Ushers if you would like to help us sanitize. Mass Intentions for The Fifth Sunday in Ordinary Time  ​​Mass Intentions for The Fifth 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. February 5th 4:30PM, We Pray for the Repose of the Souls of: Robert Sr. and Ann Bowman, SgtMaj Johann and Linda Kirschinger
February 6 th 8:00 AM We Pray for the Repose of the Souls of: Larry Powers and Tim Smith We Pray for Healing for Mary Nishioka and Arthur Laron February 6 th 10:30 AM  We Pray for the Repose of the Soul of  Joan Miller and Fortunato and Antonia Dela  Cruz Sr.

Announcements for The Easter Sunday of the Resurrection of the Lord, 17 Aril 2022
Second Collection for DDF.
As an Easter gift, Father Eliseus has generously gifted us with the book “Life is Messy” by Matthew Kelly. If you would like one, please see an usher at the back of the Church, after Mass. Thank you, Father Eliseus.  Today, after the 10:30 AM Mass, we invite children under 6 years old to join us for an Easter Egg Hunt. Please meet after Mass, on the patio outside.  Tomorrow, Monday, April 18th is the last day to purchase raffle tickets for a chance to win a beautiful piece of artwork. All proceeds for the ticket sales will benefit the mission, or missions, of the Blessed Sacrament Altar Society. Raffle ticket sales are available after Masses on the Patio outside, or you can purchase tickets by visiting the Church office.
Every Wednesday at 4:30 PM the Blessed Sacrament Community comes together to pray a Rosary through the Intercession of our Blessed Mother. Please join us each week to pray for peace in the world, for countries suffering from war and violence, and for the safety of the people of Ukraine.
Blessed Sacrament Scrip Program has Scrip gift cards for sale. This is a wonderful way to support the Parish. We have over a dozen different vendors to choose from like Stater Bros. Walmart, Amazon, and Gas Cards. For each Scrip Gift Card purchase, the Church receives a percentage from that sale. Often after Mass, a table will be set up on the patio, where you can purchase Scrip in person. You can also purchase Scrip securely through a link on our Blessed Sacrament Website or in the Church Office.
Our Ushers will dismiss you at the end of Mass, from the back to the front.
As a way to protect our Parishioner's health and safety, we wipe down high-touch areas between each Mass. If you would like to help us, please see one of the Ushers at the end of Mass.
Each and every week, our announcements are posted to the front door of the church office, the bulletin board on our patio, and the Blessed Sacrament Website. 




Greeting for The Second Sunday in Ordinary Time, 15 - 16 January 2022
​Greeting for The Second Sunday in Ordinary Time Good Afternoon/Morning and Welcome to Blessed Sacrament
Catholic Community.  This weekend we celebrate The Second Sunday in Ordinary Time with our
Celebrant Father Mike McCullough.  Our readings can be found on pages 48 to 50.  Second Collection for the Calendar Year 2022 DDF  The California Department of Public Health has new indoor mask  recommendations for all indoor activities. Our Diocese will support the CDPH  recommendations in order to protect the health and safety of our congregations  during this liturgical season.  We highly encourage all parishioners to wear masks inside the Church during  this time, and comply with ushers who are coordinating social distancing  protocols for seating in the pews. As always we continue to offer outdoor  seating on our Patio if you are not comfortable with sitting 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. And 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 Second Sunday in Ordinary Time  ​   Announcements for The Second Sunday in Ordinary Time The Ushers may come forward for Second Collection.  Next weekend, January 22 nd and 23 rd , is Word of God weekend, and Father Mike has invited us to bring our Bible’s to Mass for a special Blessing. Please bring your Bible to Mass with you. Until January 27th, when Father Eliseus returns, a daily Communion Service is offered Monday through Thursday at 8:00 AM. Father Mike will continue with the regular confession schedule, and Confession is Saturdays at 3:30 PM here at the Church.  If you haven’t already, please pick up your 2022 assigned, numbered Offertory envelopes at the Ushers table at the back of the church.  Joel Klink has donated 2022 calendars. Supplies are limited, and you may pick one up for your family, at the back of the Church after Mass. A special thank  you to Joel Klink. Each Wednesday at 4:30 PM, here at the Church, our Blessed Sacrament  Community faithfully prays a Rosary through the Intercession of Our Blessed  Mother. We pray for our United States, Afghanistan, and all countries around  the world that need the help of our Blessed Mother. History has shown us how powerful the intercession of Our Blessed Mother is. Please remember to wait for the Ushers to dismiss you at the end of Mass.  Please see one of the Ushers if you would like to help us sanitize. We will now welcome Corrine Dobler who will be speaking with us about Food  For Life. Thank you, Corrine.  Mass Intentions for The Second Sunday in Ordinary Time   ​Mass Intentions for  The Second 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  iremen, and for all who live with war and violence.  Let us pray to the Lord.  January 15th  4:30PM  We Pray for the Repose of the Souls of: Robert  Sr. and Ann Bowman, SgtMaj Johann and  Linda Kirschinger and Lorraine Candelaria We Pray for healing for Shannon Brumley  January 16 th  8:00 AM  We Pray for the Repose of the Souls of: Dick Fuchs, Inez Ogaldez and Larry Powers
January 16th 10:30 AM  We Pray for the Repose of the Soul of Joan Miller We Pray for healing for Mary Nishio
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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 the 30 th Sunday in Ordinary Time.  23 - 24 October 2021
Greeting for the 30 th Sunday in Ordinary Time  Good Afternoon/Morning and Welcome to Blessed Sacrament Catholic Community. This weekend we celebrate the 30 th Sunday in Ordinary Time with our Celebrant Father Eliseus. If you have a Missal, our Readings can be found on pages 65 to 67.  Second Collection: This weekend, October 23 rd and 24 th , our second collection is for World Mission Sunday. This collection is for the Society of the Propagation of the Faith, which supports the work and witness of the Mission Church. Please see an Usher for an envelope to prayerfully contribute a donation. Though it is not mandatory at this time, we continue to recommend wearing masks in Church. And 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. And remember to use hand sanitizer before you leave your seat. Those of us receiving Communion on the tongue should remain eated 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 30 th Sunday in Ordinary Time,   ​​​Announcements for The 30 th Sunday in Ordinary Time, The ushers may come forward for the second collection for World Mission Sunday. The Adult Choir will be returning to sing on Sundays at the 10:30 AM. Mass and on Holy Days. Their first rehearsal will be this Monday, October 25 th , in the Church at 7:00 PM. Please join us to sing God’s Praises. If you have questions please call Cindy Minarik at 760-985-4000 or the Parish Office at 760-367-3343.  A week from Monday, November 1st is All Saints Day, which is a Holy Day of Obligation. Masses will be celebrated at 9:00 AM and 7:00 PM. Tuesday, November 2 nd is All Souls Day Mass and will be celebrated at 9:00 AM. Please bring pictures of your loved ones to hold for a special Blessing. After Mass, all are invited to join Father Eliseus for a short service at the cemetery. Remember, to send your special All Souls Day Prayer Intentions to Katie at kl29palms@gmail.com before October 29th. A customary $10 donation can be sent or hand-delivered directly to the Church office. All Souls Day Prayer Intentions will be placed on the altar during the All Souls Day Mass as we did last year.  For those of you who have been asking, we will celebrate a Memorial Mass for Peggy Burke, During Daily Mass, on Monday, November 8 th at 8:00 AM. Peggy donated countless years to Blessed Sacrament. All are welcome to join us.  Last Wednesday we had 23 people join us to Pray a Rosary through the Intercession of Our Blessed Mother for our United States, Afghanistan, and all countries around the world. Please consider joining us every Wednesday at 6:00 PM here at the Church. This Monday, October 25 th , there will not be an 8:00 AM daily Mass. The funeral for Gary Rossi will be at 10:00 AM on Monday, October 25 th . 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.   Remember to wait for the Ushers to dismiss you at the end of Mass. Please see one of the Ushers if you would like to help us sanitize.  Mass Intentions for The 30 th Sunday in Ordinary Time  Mass Intentions for The 30 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, Rosalinda Rieva and Marvin Brumley
8:00 We Pray for Ralph A. Garcia, for a Happy Heavenly Birthday We Pray for Healing for Mary Nishioka and  George Collard
10:30 We Pray for the people and children of Nigeria​ 

Greeting for The  Seventh Sunday in Ordinary Time, 20 - 21  February 2022
Greeting for The Seventh Sunday in Ordinary Time Good Afternoon/Morning and Welcome to Blessed Sacrament Catholic Community.
This weekend we celebrate The Seventh Sunday in Ordinary Time with our Celebrant Father Eliseus. The entrance verse can be found on page 6 of the missal. Our Mass readings in English are on pages 60 to 62. While we do not have a Spanish Reading at this Mass, you may follow along, en español, at the back of the Missal on pages 63 to 65.  Second collection for DDF.  We continue to encourage all parishioners to wear masks inside the Church during this time. As always we continue to offer outdoor seating on our Patio if you are not comfortable with sitting 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. And remember to use hand sanitizer before you leave your seat.  Please remember, those of us receiving Communion on the tongue should remain seated until directed by an Usher to come forward.  At the end of Mass, the Ushers will dismiss us from the back to the front.  Entrance Verse |  Psalm 13 (12):6 (Page 6)  O Lord, I trust in your merciful love. My heart will rejoice in your salvation.
I will sing to the Lord who has been bountiful with me.​  Announcements for The  Seventh Sunday in Ordinary Time  ​
Announcements for The Seventh Sunday in Ordinary Time Second Collection for DDF.  Next weekend, February 26th and 27th,  Blessed Sacrament will begin collecting palms to be prepared for Ash Wednesday. You may bring your palms for ash collection to a basket at the entrance of the church. On Wednesday, March 2nd Ash Wednesday will be celebrated with Mass at 9:00 AM and 7:00 PM. The 7:00 PM Mass will have English and Spanish readings.  On Thursday, March 3rd at 7:00 PM, Blessed Sacrament’s 2022 Lenten Mission presents Frank Runyeon in a special presentation of Sermon on the Mount. Please join us for this spellbinding performance, it is sure to be a very special evening.  Beginning Friday, March 4th and concluding April 15th  Stations of the Cross will be celebrated each Friday evening from 6:00 PM to 7:00 PM. We will not be able to share Soup Suppers together, just yet. Maybe next year. In an effort to keep announcements brief, many of our upcoming dates and times regarding Lenten Mass Times and seasonal event services will be posted to our Bulletin Board on the patio and shared in our announcements 1 to 2 weeks prior to our upcoming events. Our Blessed Sacrament Community continues to come together each Wednesday at 4:30 PM, here at the Church to faithfully pray a Rosary through the Intercession of Our Blessed Mother. We invite you to join us each week to pray for our United States, Afghanistan, and all countries around the world that need the help of our Blessed Mother. Please remember to wait for the Ushers to dismiss you at the end of Mass. Please see one of the Ushers if you would like to help us sanitize.  Mass Intentions for The Seventh Sunday in Ordinary Time   ​Mass Intentions for The Seventh 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.  February 19th 4:30 PM
We Pray for the Repose of the Souls of: Robert Sr. and Ann Bowman, SgtMaj Johann and Linda Kirschinger and Patricia Williams  February 20th 8:00 AM  We Pray for the Repose of the Souls of: Tim Smith and Ann Cleft We Pray for Healing for Arthur Laron and Mary Nishioka  We Pray for the Living Members of the Altar Society February 20th 10:30 AM
We Pray for the Repose of the Souls of: Joan Miller and Fortunato and Antonia Dela Cruz Sr.

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 Lent
Good Afternoon/Morning and Welcome to Blessed Sacrament Catholic Community. This weekend we celebrate The Second Sunday of Lent with our Celebrant Father Eliseus.   This weekend we have a special second collection for Ukraine Relief and we will share a note from Monsignor Tom Wallace during our Announcements. Our Mass readings in English are on pages 71 to 73. While we do not have a Spanish Reading at this Mass, you may follow along, en español, at the back of the Missal on pages 72 to 74. While many mask mandates have eased, we continue to encourage all parishioners to wear masks inside the Church during this time. 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. And remember to use hand sanitizer before you leave your seat. Those of us receiving Communion on the tongue please remain seated until directed by an Usher to come forward. At the end of Mass, you will be dismissed by an Usher beginning with the pews at the back of the church.  Our collective quiet moments before Mass are an opportunity for reflection and silent prayer. The lord is constantly laboring to love us and speak to us. In order for Him to enter more fully into our lives, both time and space are needed. He indeed gives us that time and space before Mass. Please take full advantage of this tremendous gift of quiet reflection and silent prayer.  Announcements for The Second Sunday of Lent Announcements for The Second Sunday of Lent.  This weekend we have a special collection for Ukraine Relief. Here is a note from Monsignor Tom Wallace regarding this special collection: All of us have seen the unjust war taking place in Ukraine. We have seen thousands of women and children fleeing to neighboring countries to escape the scourge of war. The men left behind are defending their country to the best of their ability. We join Christians and all people of good will in praying for these victims. Bishop Alberto Rojas is asking every parish to take a second collection either the first or second Sunday of Lent to aid the suffering people of Ukraine. Please note that in addition to our special collection today, funds may be sent directly to the Mission Office and the address will be posted on the bulletin board on the patio. Once all of the funds have been collected, one check will be sent to the USCCB where it will be distributed to the 30 Diocese in and around Ukraine. This weekend, Faith Formation Classes have returned to the classroom. As a reminder, students who took home books to study should return them.   Please join us, each Friday evening from 6:00 PM to 7:00 PM, until April 15th our Blessed Sacrament Community will celebrate Stations of the Cross. And as we journey through this Lenten Season, Father would like to remind everyone that the schedule for Confession is Saturdays at 3:30 PM, and the location continues to be in the Hospitality Room.  We continue to invite you to join our Blessed Sacrament Community each Wednesday at 4:30 PM, to pray a Rosary through the Intercession of our Blessed Mother. The world, especially countries suffering from war and violence, needs the help of our Blessed Mother.  Our Blessed Sacrament Community is selling Scrip. Scrip gift cards are a wonderful way to support the Parish. We have over a dozen different vendors to choose from like Stater Bros. Walmart, Amazon, and Gas Cards. For each Scrip Gift Card purchase, the Church receives a percentage from that sale. Often after Mass, a table will be set up on the patio, where you can purchase Scrip in person. Or you can purchase Scrip securely through a link on our Blessed Sacrament Website. Thank you for supporting the Blessed Sacrament Scrip Program. Our Ushers will dismiss you at the end of Mass, from the back to the front.As a way to protect our Parishioner's health and safety, we deep clean by sanitizing the pews between each Mass. If you would like to help us, please see one of the Ushers at the end of Mass.  Each and every week, our announcements are posted to the front door of the church office, the bulletin board on our patio, and the Blessed Sacrament Website.  Mass Intentions for The Second Sunday of Lent Mass Intentions for The Second Sunday of Lent For the safety and protection of our servicemen and women deployed overseas, especially in the neighboring countries of Ukraine. For our Police Men and Women who protect us, for all First Responders and Firemen, and all those experiencing war and violence. Let us pray to the Lord. March 12th, 4:30 PM We Pray for the Repose of the Souls of: Robert Sr. and Ann Bowman, SgtMaj Johann and Linda Kirschinger, and Pamela Smith, We Pray for Healing for Bert Frasier We Pray for Kiki, that he may return to his faith. March 13th. 8:00 AM We Pray for the Repose of the Souls of: Flo and Stan ndreshak We Pray for Healing for Bert Frasier and Brian Slusser We Pray for Kiki, that he may return to his faith. March 13th. 10:30 AM We Pray for the Repose of the Souls of: Antonia and Fortunato Delacruz Sr. and  Joan Miller
We Pray for Healing for Bert Frasier We Pray for Kiki, that he may return to his faith. ​

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​

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​​

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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

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

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  

Greeting for The Third Sunday of Lent, 19 - 20 March 2022
Good Afternoon/Morning and Welcome to Blessed Sacrament Catholic Community. This weekend we celebrate The Third Sunday of Lent with our Celebrant Father Eliseus.
Second collection for DDF. Our Mass readings in English are on pages 73 to 75. While we do not have a Spanish Reading at this Mass, you may follow along, en español, at the back of the Missal on pages 77 to 79.  While many mask mandates have eased, we continue to encourage all parishioners to wear masks inside the Church during this time. 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. And remember to use hand sanitizer before you leave your seat. Those of us receiving Communion on the tongue please remain seated until directed by an Usher to come forward.   At the end of Mass, you will be dismissed by an Usher beginning with the pews at the back of the church. Our collective quiet moments before Mass are an opportunity for reflection and silent prayer. The lord is constantly laboring to love us and speak to us. In order for Him to enter more fully into our lives, both time and space are needed. He indeed gives us that time and space before Mass. Please take full advantage of this tremendous gift of quiet reflection and silent prayer. ​

Announcements for The Third of Lent
Announcements for The Third Sunday of Lent, Second collection for DDF. this weekend we will be offering donation boxes for Lent. We will collect these boxes after Easter and the money will be used to support a mission or missions. If you would like one, please see an usher on the way out. Remember, each Friday evening from 6:00 PM to 7:00 PM, until April 15th our Blessed Sacrament Community will celebrate Stations of the Cross, please join us.  And as we journey through this Lenten Season, Father would like to remind everyone that the schedule for Confession is Saturdays at 3:30 PM, and the location continues to be in the Hospitality Room. Every Wednesday at 4:30 PM the Blessed Sacrament Community comes together to pray a Rosary through the Intercession of our Blessed Mother. Please join us each week to pray for peace in the world, for countries suffering from war and violence, and for the safety of the people of Ukraine. Our Blessed Sacrament Community is selling Scrip. Scrip gift cards are a wonderful way to support the Parish. We have over a dozen different vendors to choose from like Stater Bros. Walmart, Amazon, and Gas Cards. For each Scrip Gift Card purchase, the Church receives a percentage from that sale. Often after Mass, a table will be set up on the patio, where you can purchase Scrip in person. Or you can purchase Scrip securely through a link on our Blessed Sacrament Website. Thank you for supporting the Blessed Sacrament Scrip Program. Our Ushers will dismiss you at the end of Mass, from the back to the front. As a way to protect our Parishioner's health and safety, we wipe down high-touch areas between each Mass. If you would like to help us, please see one of the Ushers at the end of Mass. Each and every week, our announcements are posted to the front door of the church office, the bulletin board on our patio, and the Blessed Sacrament Website.  ​Mass Intentions for The Third Sunday of Lent For the safety and protection of our servicemen and women deployed overseas, especially in the neighboring countries of Ukraine. For our Police Men and Women who protect us, for all First Responders and Firemen, and all those experiencing war and violence.  Let us pray to the Lord. March 19th 4:30 PM We Pray for the Repose of the Souls of: Robert Sr. and Ann Bowman, SgtMaj Johann and Linda Kirschinger and Debra Dove.  We Pray for Anna and William Johansing for which the St. Joseph window is in memory We Pray for Healing for Burt Frasher We Pray for Birthday Blessings for Shawn Collard March 20th, 8:00 AM We Pray for the Repose of the Souls of: William Hillyard, Alice McHugh, and Judy Andreshak We Pray for Healing for Burt Frasher We Pray for Webster Threats Jr. and Mary Jane Dorado  We Pray for Kiki, that he may return to his faith.  March 20th 10:30 AM We Pray for the Repose of the Souls of: Antonia and Fortunato Delacruz Sr. and  Joan Miller We Pray for Healing for Burt Frasher We Pray for Kiki, that he may return to his faith. For all the intentions that we hold in the silence of our hearts (15 Seconds)  let us pray to the Lord. 

​​​​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.

Greeting for The Baptism of the Lord, 08 - 09 January 2022
Good Afternoon/Morning and Welcome to Blessed Sacrament Catholic Community.  This weekend we celebrate The Baptism of the Lord with our Celebrant Father Mike McCullough. Our readings can be found on pages 45 to 47. Special Second Collection: This second collection is for the Respect Life & Pastoral Care for the Sanctity of Human Life. There are special second collection envelopes in the pews.  The California Department of Public Health has new indoor mask recommendations for all indoor activities. Our Diocese will support the CDPH recommendations in order to protect the health and safety of our congregations during this liturgical season. We highly encourage all parishioners to wear masks inside the Church during this time, and comply with ushers who are coordinating social distancing protocols for seating in the pews. As always we continue to offer outdoor seating on our Patio if you are not comfortable with sitting 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. And 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..  Announcements for The Baptism of the Lord, The Ushers may come forward for Second Collection. At the 8:00 AM Mass Only: Joel and Mary will be selling Scrip after Mass. Scrip gift cards are a wonderful way to support the Parish. We have over a dozen different vendors to choose from like Stater Bros. Walmart, Amazon, and Gas Cards. For each Scrip Gift Card purchase, the Church receives a percentage from that sale. Thank you for supporting the Blessed Sacrament Scrip Program.  Until Father Eliseus returns on January 27th, daily Communion Service is offered Monday through Thursday at 8:00 AM and Confession is Saturdays at 3:30 PM here at the Church.   Assigned, numbered Offertory envelopes for 2022 are now available. Please pick up your envelopes on the Usher table at the back of the church.  Joel Klink has donated 2022 calendars. You may pick one up for your family, at the back of the Church after Mass. A special thank you to Joel Klink. Our Blessed Sacrament Community continues to faithfully pray a Rosary for the conflict in countries around the world, especially Afghanistan. We continue to invite you to join us in prayer every Wednesday at 4:30 PM, here in the Church.  Please remember to wait for the Ushers to dismiss you at the end of Mass. Please see one of the Ushers if you would like to help us sanitize.   We will now welcome Corinne Dobler  who will be speaking with us about Food For Life.  Mass Intentions for The Baptism of the Lord  The Baptism of the Lord,  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.  January 8th, 4:30 PM  We Pray for the Repose of the Souls of: Robert Sr. and Ann Bowman, SgtMaj Johann and Linda Kirschinger and Lorraine Candelaria  We Pray for healing for Frannie Dehner  January 9th, 8:00 AM  We Pray for healing for Mary Nishioka, Danielle Meglio and the Collard Family
January 9th, 10:30 AM  We Pray for Mr. & Mrs. John Bernard and family  For all the intentions that we hold in the silence of our hearts. 

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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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Greeting for The Natigity of the Lord 25 26 Dec 2021
Greeting for The Nativity of the Lord (Christmas): At the Mass During the Day  December 25th at 10:30 AM
Good morning and welcome to Blessed Sacrament Catholic Community.  This morning we celebrate The Nativity of the Lord: At the Mass During the Day with our Celebrant Father Eliseus. Our readings can be found on pages 36 to 39.  The California Department of Public Health has new indoor mask recommendations for all indoor activities. Our Diocese will support the CDPH recommendations in order to protect the health and safety of our congregations during this liturgical season. We highly encourage all parishioners to wear masks inside the Church during this time, and comply with ushers who are coordinating social distancing protocols forseating in the pews.As always we continue to offer outdoor seating on our Patio if you are not comfortable  with sitting 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. We appreciate your understanding and support during this time.  You will be directed by an Usher during Holy Communion beginning with those in the front pews. Please Maintain the 3ft. distance. And 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 Third Sunday of Advent, ​​Announcements for The Nativity of the Lord (Christmas) & The Holy Family of Jesus, Mary and Joseph  The Parish office will be closed from Thursday, December 24 th to Friday, January 31 st ,  resuming regular business hours Monday, January 3 rd . You may call the office to leave  messages with your questions or needs and we will return your call as soon as possible.  Father Eliseus will be traveling to Nigeria again this year. Father will be away from Monday, December 27 th to Thursday, January 27 th . While Father Eliseus is away we will celebrate Mass with Father Mike McCullough. Assigned, numbered Offertory envelopes for 2022 are now available. You may pick up your envelopes under the Usher table available at the back of the church. Holy Cards for the Consecration of the Holy Family, in English and Spanish, are available, in pews. We invite you to take one home with you.  December 26th | 8:00 AM Mass ONLY: Cindy will be selling Scrip gift cards after this Mass. We have over a dozen different vendors to choose from such as Stater Bros., 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. Please see Cindy after Mass, and thank you for supporting Blessed Sacrament Scrip Program.  Our Blessed Sacrament Community continues to faithfully pray a Rosary for the conflict in countries around the world, especially Afghanistan. We hope that with an earlier start time, 4:30 PM, more of you are able to join us. We fervently invite you to join us in prayer every Wednesday at 4:30 PM, here in the Church. Father Eliseus is gifting each of us with beautiful pocket calendars for 2022. You may pick one up for your family as you exit the Church at the end of Mass. We thank you Father Eliseus. Please remember to wait for the Ushers to dismiss you at the end of Mass. Please see one of the Ushers if you would like to help us sanitize. MERRY CHRISTMAS & HAPPY NEW YEAR  ass Intentions for  The Third Sunday of Advent,   Mass Intentions for The Nativity of the Lord (Christmas) &The Holy Family of Jesus, Mary and Joseph  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.  Dec 4th 5:15PM We Pray for the Repose of the Souls of: Robert Sr. and Ann Bowman, SgtMaj Johann and Linda Kirschinger and Terry Stump We Pray for Healing for Mary Nishioka Dec 25 th 12:00 AM We Pray for the Repose of the Soul of Terry Stump Dec 25 th 10:30 AM We Pray for the Repose of the Soul of Terry Stump Dec 25 th 4:30 PM We Pray for the Repose of the Soul of Lorraine Candelaria Dec 26 th 8:00 AM  We Pray for the Repose of the Soul of Terry Stump We Pray for Healing for Mary Nishioka  Dec 26 th 10:30 AM We Pray for the Repose of the Soul of Michael Mosiniak

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

Greeting for the 26 th Sunday in Ordinary Time 25 - 26  Sept 2021
​Greeting for the 26 th Sunday in Ordinary Time,  Good Afternoon/Morning and Welcome to Blessed Sacrament Catholic Community.
This weekend we celebrate the 26 th Sunday in Ordinary Time and Priesthood Sunday with our Celebrant Father Eliseus.  If you have a Missal, our Readings can be found on pages 56 to 58. At the end of Mass, we will offer a special Blessing for Father Eliseus.  This weekend our second collection is for DDF. Though it is not mandatory at this time, we continue to highly recommend wearing masks in Church. And 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. And 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 26 th Sunday in Ordinary Time  ​​The ushers may come forward for the second collection. Weekly, on Wednesdays, at 6:00 PM, we invite you to join us at the Church to pray a Rosary together for the Intercession of Our Blessed Mother. We want to thank those of you who have joined us, and we encourage you to continue to join us each week. 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.   On Friday, October 1 st First Friday Mass will be given at 9:00 AM. Faith Formation for students Kindergarten through Confirmation classes will begin on Sunday, October 3 rd at 9:15 AM. If students register on the morning of October 3 rd , they will be given a packet to take home and may join the class on the following Sunday. This is to ensure adequate time for the instructors to prepare the course materials for each student. 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. We will now offer a special blessing for Father Eliseus.
Mass Intentions for The 26 th Sunday in Ordinary Time Mass Intentions for The 26 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 and SgtMaj Johann and Linda Kirschinger, We Pray for Healing for George Collard
8:00 We Pray for the Repose of the Soul of Maggie Jones We Pray for Healing for Mary Nishioka We Pray for Alfred Bernard
10:30 We Pray for the people and children of Afghanistan, Haiti, and Nigeria.

Greeting for the First Sunday of Lent, 5-6 March 2022
Good Afternoon/Morning and Welcome to Blessed Sacrament Catholic Community. This weekend we celebrate The First Sunday of Lent with our Celebrant Father Eliseus.
Our Mass readings in English are on pages 68 to 70. While we do not have a Spanish Reading at this Mass, you may follow along, en español, at the back of the Missal on pages 70 to 72.
Second Collection for Maintenance and Education Today’s   Our collective quiet moments before Mass are an opportunity for reflection and silent prayer. The lord is constantly laboring to love us and speak to us. In order for Him to enter more fully into our lives, both time and space are needed. He indeed  gives us that time and space before Mass. Please take full advantage of this tremendous gift of quiet reflection and silent prayer. While many mask mandates have eased, we continue to encourage all parishioners to wear masks inside the Church during this time. 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. And remember to use hand sanitizer before you leave your seat. Please remember, those of us receiving Communion on the tongue should remain seated until directed by an Usher to come forward. At the end of Mass, the Ushers will dismiss us from the back to the front. ​Announcements for The First Sunday of Lent Second Collection for Maintenance and Education. Each Friday evening from 6:00 PM to 7:00 PM, until April 15 th our Blessed Sacrament Community will celebrate Stations of the Cross. And as we journey through this Lenten Season, Father would like to emind everyone that the schedule for Confession is Saturdays at 3:30 PM, and the location continues to be in the Hospitality Room. On Tuesday, March 8th at 6:00 PM our neighboring Parish in Yucca Valley, St. Mary’s, is offering a Penance Service. And now a note from Monsignor Tom Wallace, regarding a special collection for Ukraine Relief: All of us have seen the unjust war taking place in Ukraine. We have seen thousands of women and children fleeing to neighboring countries
to escape the scourge of war. The men left behind are defending their country to the best of their ability. We join Christians and all people of good will in praying for these victims. Bishop Alberto Rojas is asking every parish to take a second collection either the first or second Sunday of Lent to aid the suffering people of Ukraine.  And so, next weekend, Saturday March 12 th and Sunday March 13 th , we will take a special collection for Ukraine. You may also send funds directly to the Mission Office and the address will be posted on the bulletin board on the patio. Once all of the funds have been collected, one check will be sent to the USCCB where it will be distributed to the 30 Diocese in and around Ukraine. We continue to invite you to join our Blessed Sacrament Community each Wednesday at 4:30 PM, to pray a Rosary through the Intercession of our Blessed Mother. The world, especially countries suffering from war and violence, needs the help of our Blessed Mother. This evening, after Saturday Mass,  “Hospitality to Go” is available in honor of our March Birthdays and Anniversaries. Please take home one of our packaged desserts. There are both sugar and sugar-free items available. Please remember to wait for the Ushers to dismiss you at the end of Mass. Please see one of the Ushers if you would like to help us sanitize.  Donations for Ukraine Relief can be sent directly to: Mission Office Attn: Ukraine Relief 1201 East Highland Ave. San Bernardino, CA 92404 Check Memo line to read: Ukraine Relief​

​Mass Intentions for The First Sunday of Lent  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 Ukraine and all those experiencing war and violence. Let us pray to the Lord. March 5th 4:30 PM  We Pray for the Repose of the Souls of: Robert Sr. and Ann Bowman, SgtMaj Johann and Linda Kirschinger,  Lorna Adams and Demetrius Candelaria We Pray for Healing for Bert Frasier We Pray for Kiki, that he may return to his faith. March 6 th 8:00 AM We Pray for Healing for Bert Frasier and Brian Slusser  We Pray for Kiki, that he may return to his faith. March 6 th 10:30 AM
We Pray for the Repose of the Souls of: Joan Miller and Demetrius Candelaria We Pray for Healing for Bert Frasier We Pray for Kiki, that he may return to his faith. We Pray for the Living Members of the Altar Society

Greeting for The Second Sunday of Advent, Good Afternoon/Morning and Welcome to Blessed Sacrament Catholic Community.  4 Dec 21, This weekend we celebrate The Second Sunday of Advent, with our Celebrant  Father Eliseus.  You may have noticed, the new Missals and Music Issues are now available in Pew Backs for the first time since 2020. We encourage you to use the sanitizing wipes and hand sanitizer available to you at the entrance of the Church. If you choose, you may take a new Missal or Music Issue home with you, please label it, and bring it with you  each week. Our Readings can be found on pages 19 to 21.  Additionally, Prayers for the Four Sundays of Advent can be found in the Pew Backs,  so you may follow along. Second Collection for Maintenance and Education. Though it is not mandatory at this time, we continue to recommend wearing masks in Church and we continue to offer seating on the Patio. Remember that 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) You will be directed by an Usher during Holy Communion beginning with those in the front pews. Please Maintain the 3ft. distance. And 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 Second Sunday of Advent. Second Collection for Maintenance and Education.  Wednesday, December 8 th is the feast of The Immaculate Conception of the Blessed Virgin Mary, a Holy Day of Obligation. Masses will be celebrated at 9:00 AM and 7:00 PM. The Mass Schedule for the upcoming Christmas Season is posted on the bulletin board on the patio and is printed inside the Blessed Sacrament Weekly Bulletin.  Blank Offertory envelopes are now available for you, at the back of the Church. In an effort to optimize our accounting, we kindly ask that you include your weekly Offering in your assigned, numbered envelope. You can also provide your Offering in a blank Offertory envelope labeled with your assigned number. As always, we are incredibly grateful for your ongoing and generous gifts to Blessed Sacrament. Our Blessed Sacrament Community continues to faithfully pray a Rosary for the conflict in countries around the world, especially Afghanistan. We hope that with an earlier start time, 4:30 PM, more of you are able to join us. Last week, only 11 people were present. We fervently invite you to join us in prayer every Wednesday at 4:30 PM, here in the Church. The Lector Ministry is seeking volunteers from our beloved Parish to Proclaim the Word of God during Mass Celebrations. Men and women are encouraged to participate in this exceptional ministry. If you are interested in learning more or becoming a Lector, please contact Katie at kl29palms@gmail.com and she will connect you with the Ministry Leader. Father Eliseus has decided we are not having a Penance Service again this year.  Father Eliseus is encouraging everyone to come to confession on December 11 th or on December 18 th . Father is hearing confession every Saturday afternoon from 3:30 PM to 4:15 PM. Blessed Sacrament Altar Society, The Knights of Columbus, and Trail Life USA are currently fundraising beginning this weekend. The Altar Society and The Knights of Columbus are offering a variety of Christmas items for sale. Trail Life USA is selling Hybrid Lights again this year, including some new models and most are solar-powered. Each of the Ministries will be fundraising on scheduled weekends after Masses. For a full schedule of when you can shop and donate, see the bulletin board on the patio.  4:30 PM Mass: Today you can support the Knights of Columbus. All proceeds  will be used to provide a take-away Christmas Eve Dinner, see Mark outside on the patio to donate or learn more. 8:00 AM Mass: Following this Mass, you can support the Altar Society. All proceeds support the many good works of the Altar Society, see Maureen  outside on the patio to donate or learn more. 10:30 AM Mass: Following this Mass, you can support Trail Life USA. Trail Life USA is raising funds for their troop costs, see Leanne outside on the patio to donate or learn more. Saturday 4:30 PM Mass Only: This evening, “Hospitality to Go” is available in honor of our December Birthdays and Anniversaries. Please take home one of our packaged desserts. There are both sugar and sugar-free items available. Remember to wait for the Ushers to dismiss you at the end of Mass. Please see one of the Ushers if you would like to help us sanitize. Birthday & Anniversary Blessings  Mass Intentions fom 4:30 We Pray for the Repose of the Souls of: Robert Sr. and Ann Bowman, SgtMaj Johann and Linda Kirschinger 8:00 We Pray for the Deceased Members of the Altar Society. We Pray for the Repose of the Soul of Terry Stump  We Pray for Healing for Mary Nishioka 10:30 We Pray for the Repose of the Soul of Joan Miller
We Pray for the conversion of the Miller family




Greeting for The First Sunday of Advent 27 - 28 November 2021  Good Afternoon/Morning and Welcome to Blessed
Sacrament Catholic Community.This weekend we celebrate The First Sunday of Advent, with our Celebrant Father Eliseus. You may have noticed, the new Missals  sanitizing wipes and hand sanitizer available to you at the entrance of the Church. Our Readings can be found on pages 16 to 18. Additionally, Prayers for the Four Sundays of Advent can be found in the Pew Backs, so you may follow along. No Second Collection.  Though it is not mandatory at this time, we continue to recommend wearing masks in Church and we continue to offer seating on the Patio. 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. And 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 First Sunday of Advent  No Second Collection.   We have quite a few dates to remind you of and to announce, remember all of these dates and the Announcements are posted on  the Blessed Sacrament website, on the door of the Church office, and on our bulletin board on the patio.  This coming Friday, December 3 rd , First Friday Mass will be celebrated at 9:00 AM. A Memorial Mass for Carolyn Basler will be celebrated on Saturday, December 4 th at the 4:30 PM Mass. The Immaculate Conception of the Blessed Virgin Mary, a Holy  Day of Obligation, Mass will be celebrated Wednesday, December 8 th at 9:00 AM and 7:00 PM. The Simban Gabi Novena begins on Wednesday, December 15 th, and concludes Thursday, December 23 rd . The conclusion of Simban Gabi is celebrated with a 6:00 PM Mass on December 23 rd . All are welcome to join. The Mass Schedules for the upcoming Christmas Season, are as follows:  ● Christmas Eve (Friday, 12/24), Mass will be celebrated 5:15, PM, with a Midnight Mass at 12:00 AM. Unfortunately, there  will be no reenactment this year.  ● Christmas Day (Saturday, 12/25), Mass will be celebrated at 10:30 AM. There will be NO 8:00 AM Mass on this day. ● Also on Christmas Day (Saturday, 12/25), a Holy Family Vigil Mass will be celebrated at 4:30 PM.  ● The Feast of the Holy Family will be celebrated at typical  Mass times on Sunday, December 26 th , 8:00 AM and 10:30 AM.  As we said at the start of the announcements, these are posted on the door of the church office, the Blessed Sacrament Website, the  Bulletin Board on the Patio.  Generic Offertory envelopes are now available for you, at the back of the Church. In an effort to optimize our accounting  workstreams, we kindly ask that you include your weekly Offering in your typical numbered envelope. Alternatively, you may provide your Offering in a generic Offertory envelope labeled with your assigned number. As always, we are incredibly grateful for your ongoing and generous gifts to Blessed Sacrament. Our Blessed Sacrament Community continues to faithfully pray a Rosary for the conflict in countries around the world, especially Afghanistan. We are continually Blessed with all of the faithful participants that join us every Wednesday at 4:30 PM, here in the Church. Our talented team of Lectors is seeking volunteers from our beloved Parish to Proclaim the Word of God during Mass Celebrations. Lectors of all levels are encouraged to participate in this exceptional ministry. If you are interested in learning more or becoming a Lector, please contact Katie at kl29palms@gmail.com and she will connect you with the Ministry Leaders. Finally, as we enter Advent and Christmas, Father would like to remind everyone that the schedule for Confession is Saturdays at 3:30 PM, and the location continues to be in the Hospitality Room. Remember to wait for the Ushers to dismiss you at the end of Mass. Please see one of the Ushers if you would like to help us sanitize. Mass Intentions for The First Sunday of Advent  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,  Justine Lavoile (love-wall) and Sharon O’Neill  8:00 We Pray for the Repose of the Soul of Terry Stump We Pray for Healing for Mary Nishioka  10:30 We Pray for the Repose of the Soul of Joan Miller We Pray for the conversion of the Miller family

Greeting for Third Sunday of Easter, 30 April, 01 May 2022 
Greeting for  The Third Sunday of Easter, Good Afternoon/Morning and Welcome to Blessed Sacrament Catholic Community. This weekend we celebrate The Third Sunday of Easter and The Feast of St. Joseph with our Celebrant Father Eliseus.  No Second Collection.  Our Mass readings in English are on pages 86 to 88.  Next Sunday, May 8th, is Mother’s Day. Our Mother’s Day Mass Intentions envelopes are in the pew for you to take home and return with your intentions. You can place your intentions in the collection basket or bring them directly to the Church office. During Mass on Mother’s Day, and for the month of May, Father Eliseus will have these special intentions on the Altar.  You will be directed by an Usher during Holy Communion beginning with those in the front pews. Please Maintain the 3ft. distance. And remember to use hand sanitizer before you leave your seat. Those of us receiving Communion on the tongue please remain seated until directed by an Usher to come forward.  At the end of Mass, you will be dismissed by an Usher beginning with the pews at the back of the church.  Our collective quiet moments before Mass are an opportunity for reflection and silent prayer. The lord is constantly laboring to love us and speak to us. In order for Him to enter more fully into our lives, both time and space are needed. He indeed gives us that time and space before Mass. Please take full advantage of this tremendous gift of quiet reflection and silent prayer.  [SUNDAY 10:30 AM] Greeting for  The Third Sunday of Easter Good Afternoon/Morning and Welcome to Blessed Sacrament Catholic Community. This weekend we celebrate The Third Sunday of Easter, The Feast of St. Joseph, and the Crowning of the Blessed Mother with our Celebrant Father Eliseus. No Second Collection. Next Sunday, May 8th, is Mother’s Day. Our Mother’s Day Mass Intentions envelopes are in the pew for you to take home and return with your intentions. You can place your intentions in the collection basket or bring them directly to the Church office. During Mass on Mother’s Day, and for the month of May, Father Eliseus will have these special intentions on the Altar. An usher will direct you during Holy Communion beginning with those in the front pews. Please Maintain the 3ft. distance. And remember to use hand sanitizer before you leave your seat.  Those of us receiving Communion on the tongue please remain seated until directed by an Usher to come forward. Ushers will continue to dismiss us beginning with the pews at the back of the church.  Our collective quiet moments before Mass are an opportunity for reflection and silent prayer. The lord is constantly laboring to love us and speak to us. In order for Him to enter more fully into our lives, both time and space are needed. He indeed gives us that time and space before Mass. Please take full advantage of this tremendous gift of quiet reflection and silent prayer. 

Announcements for  the Third Sunday of Easter , 30 April, 01 May 2022
​​No Second Collection.  This weekend, we thank and recognize Anna and William Johanson who donated the stained glass window for the Feast of St. Joseph. We pray for the eternal repose of their souls.  [pause]  On Saturday, May 7th at 11:00 AM there will be a Memorial Mass for Regina Ogaldez. Proceeding the Mass, we will pray a Rosary at 10:00 AM.  We continue to meet every Wednesday afternoon at 4:30 to Pray a Rosary through the Intercession of our Blessed Mother as well as Saints from Ukraine and Afghanistan & for peace in the world. We encourage all of you to join us as often as you can. We hope to see you there.  [Read at 4:30 PM Mass Only] The Blessed Sacrament Scrip Program has merchant gift cards for sale. There are over a dozen different vendors to choose from. You can purchase Scrip on the patio after Mass, at the Church Office, or securely online through the Blessed Sacrament website. For each Scrip Gift Card purchase, the Church receives a percentage from that sale. We thank you for supporting the Blessed Sacrament Scrip Program. As a way to protect our Parishioner's health and safety, we wipe down high-touch areas between each Mass. If you would like to help us, please see one of the Ushers at the end of Mass. As a reminder, our announcements are posted to the door of the church office, on the bulletin board on our patio, and on the Blessed Sacrament Website. Our Ushers will continue to dismiss us at the end of Mass, from the back to the front.  [Read at 8:00 and 10:30 AM Mass Only] Today, we welcome Joel Klink. Joel will speak to us regarding the Blessed Sacrament Scrip Program. Thank you, Joel. ​Mass Intentions for The Third Sunday of Easter, For the safety and protection of our servicemen and women deployed overseas, especially in the neighboring countries of Ukraine. For our Police Men and Women who protect us, for all First Responders and Firemen, and all those experiencing war and violence. Let us pray to the Lord.  April 30th 4:30 PM  We Pray for the Repose of the Souls of: Dave Lawless and Dana Cooper  We Pray for the Bowman and Kirschinger Families  May 1st 8:00 AM  We Pray for the Repose of the Souls of: Bo Bowden and Anna and William Johanson  May 1st 10:30 AM  We Pray for the Repose of the Souls of:  Fortunato Dela Cruz, Sr. and Antonia Dela Cruz, Anna and William Johanson and Joan Miller  We Pray for Healing for Mary Nishioka and Ted Rosenthal  For all the intentions that we hold in the silence of our hearts


Greeting for the 33 rd Sunday in Ordinary Time.  13 - 14  November 2021
​Greeting for the 33 rd Sunday in Ordinary Time Good Afternoon/Morning and Welcome to Blessed
Sacrament Catholic Community. This weekend we celebrate the 33 rd Sunday in Ordinary Time with our Celebrant Father Eliseus. If you have a Missal, our Readings can be found on pages 73 to 75.  No Second Collection. Though it is not mandatory at this time, we continue to recommend wearing masks in Church. And 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. And 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 33rd Sunday in Ordinary Time,  ​Announcements for The 33 rd Sunday in Ordinary Time No Second Collection. For all Faith Formation Students, there will be no classes on November 14th and 21st. Classes will resume on November 28 th . The conflict in countries around the world, and especially Afghanistan, calls for powerful Prayer through the Intercession of
Our Blessed Mother. Please consider joining us to Pray a Rosary every Wednesday at 6:00 PM, here at the Church. The Announcements are posted on the Blessed Sacrament website, on the door of the Church office, and on our bulletin board on the patio.  Remember to wait for the Ushers to dismiss you at the end of Mass. Please see one of the Ushers if you would like to help us sanitize. 
Mass Intentions for The 33rd  Sunday in Ordinary Time , ​​​​Mass Intentions for The 33 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. 4:30 We Pray for the Repose of the Souls of: Robert Sr. and Ann Bowman, SgtMaj Johann and Linda Kirschinger We Pray for Healing for Cindy Minarik
8:00 We Pray for the Repose of the Soul of Terry Stump We Pray for Healing for Mary Nishioka and Cindy Minarik
10:30 We Pray for the repose of the soul of Joan Miller We Pray for the conversion of the Miller family We Pray for the Ogaldez family We Pray for Healing for Cindy Minarik

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  ​​

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 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.

Greeting for Fourth Sunday of Easter, 07 May, 08 May 2022 
Greeting for The Fourth Sunday of Easter,  Good Afternoon/Morning and Welcome to Blessed Sacrament Catholic Community. This weekend we celebrate The Fourth Sunday of Easter and Mother’s Day with our Celebrant Father Eliseus. St. Thérèse of Lisieux said, “The loveliest masterpiece of the heart of God is the heart of a mother.” We wish all Mothers a beautiful and blessed Mother’s Day.  Second Collection for Maintenance & Education  Our readings in English are on pages 88 to 90.  An Usher will continue to direct us during Holy Communion beginning with those in the front pews. Please Maintain the 3ft. distance. And remember to use hand sanitizer before you leave your seat. Those of us receiving Communion on the tongue please remain seated until directed by an Usher to come forward. We will be dismissed by an Usher beginning with the pews at the back of the church.  Our collective quiet moments before Mass are an opportunity for reflection and silent prayer. The Lord is constantly laboring to love us and speak to us. In order for Him to enter more fully into our lives, both time and space are needed. He indeed gives us that time and space before Mass. Please take full advantage of this tremendous gift of quiet reflection and silent prayer.   ​Announcements for  the Fourth Sunday of Easter , 07 May, 08 May 2022
​Announcements for The Fourth Sunday of Easter,  Second Collection for Maintenance & Education.  2022 Spring Combined Collection will take place next weekend, May 14th and 15th. The Combined Collection will support the following ministries:  Catholic Relief Services Catholic Communication Campaign Peter’s Pence Catholic Campaign for Human Development  “Supporting these ministries via the Spring Combined Collection is our opportunity to put our faith in action. When you answer the call, you build up the Church so that it will continue to minister to all for generations to come.” - Bishop Alberto Rojas. We have all heard the saying “the family that prays together, stays together.” Please join us on Thursday, June 16th at 4:30 PM for a showing about Fr. Patrick Peyton, the Rosary Priest.  e continue to meet every Wednesday afternoon at 4:30 to Pray a Rosary through the Intercession of our Blessed Mother as well as Saints from Ukraine and Afghanistan & for peace in the world. We encourage all of you to join us as often as you can. We hope to see you there. The Blessed Sacrament Scrip Program has merchant gift carGreads for sale. There are over a dozen different vendors to choose from. You can purchase Scrip on the patio after Mass, at the Church Office, or securely online through the Blessed Sacrament website. For each Scrip Gift Card purchase, the Church receives a percentage from that sale. We thank you for supporting the Blessed Sacrament Scrip Program..  [READ AT 4:30 PM MASS ONLY] This evening, “Hospitality to Go” is available in honor of our May Birthdays and Anniversaries. Please take home one of our packaged desserts. There are both sugar and sugar-free items available.
As a way to protect our Parishioner's health and safety, we wipe down high-touch areas between each Mass. If you would like to help us, please see one of the Ushers at the end of Mass.  As a reminder, our announcements are posted to the door of the church office, on the bulletin board on our patio, and on the Blessed Sacrament Website.  Our Ushers will continue to dismiss us at the end of Mass, from the back to the front.  [Special Speaker] Today, we welcome Corinne Dobler. Corinne will speak to us regarding Food for Life by Blessed Sacrament Volunteers. Thank you, Corinne.  Birthday, Anniversary + Mother’s Day Blessing  

​Mass Intentions for The Fourth Sunday of Easter Mass Intentions for The Fourth Sunday of Easter
For the safety and protection of our servicemen and women deployed overseas, especially in the neighboring countries of Ukraine. For our Police Men and Women who protect us, for all First Responders and Firemen, and all those experiencing war and violence. et us pray to the Lord.  May 7th 4:30 PM, We Pray for the Repose of the Soul of Dana Cooper  We Pray for Healing for Adolfo Dulatre We Pray for the Bowman and Kirschinger Families ay 8th, 8:00 AM, We Pray for the Repose of the Soul of Patricia Wood  May 1st, 10:30 AM We Pray for the Repose of the Souls of:  Fortunato Dela Cruz, Sr. and Antonia Dela Cruz, Mel Whidbee and Joan Miller
We Pray for Healing for Mary Nishioka and Ted Rosenthal We Pray for the Conversion of the Miller family For all the intentions that we hold in the silence of our hearts (15 Seconds)  let us pray to the Lord. 

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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Greeting for Second Sunday of Easter, Divine Mercy Sunday 23-24 April 2022 
Good Afternoon/Morning and Welcome to Blessed Sacrament Catholic,  ommunity. This weekend we celebrate The Second Sunday of Easter with our Celebrant Father Eliseus. No Second Collection.
Our Mass readings in English are on pages 83 to 85. While many mask mandates have eased, we continue to encourage all parishioners to wear masks inside the Church during this time.
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. And remember to use hand sanitizer before you leave your seat. Those of us receiving Communion on the tongue please remain seated until directed by an Usher to come forward. At the end of Mass, you will be dismissed by an Usher beginning with the pews at the back of the church. Our collective quiet moments before Mass are an opportunity for reflection and silent prayer. The lord is constantly laboring to love us and speak to us. In order for Him to enter more fully into our lives, both time and space are needed. He indeed gives us that time and space before Mass. Please take full advantage of this tremendous gift of quiet reflection and silent prayer.  ​​​​​​Announcements for Divine Mercy Sunday23-24 Aril 2022 ​Announcements for The Second Sunday of Easter, No Second Collection. Next week, from Monday, April 25 th to Friday, April 29 th , Father Eliseus will be out of town. Therefore, next week there will be NO WEEKDAY MASS.  On Saturday, May 7 th at 11:00 AM there will be a Memorial Mass for Regina Ogaldez. Proceeding the Mass, we will pray a Rosary at 10:00 AM. For Mother’s Day, Sunday, May 8 th you may petition Special Mass Intentions. In the pews are Mother’s Day Spiritual Boquet Mass Intention Envelopes. You can submit your special intentions by sending the envelope up in the Collections basket or directly to the Church office. During Mass on Mother’s Day, Father Eliseus will have these special intentions on the Altar. You may have noticed that we have new Missals in the Pews dated April 10 th to June 11 th . If you would like, you may take one home with you, please put your name on it and bring it back and forth to Church with you each week.  We continue to meet every Wednesday afternoon at 4:30 to Pray a Rosary through the Intercession of our Blessed Mother as well as Saints from Ukraine and Afghanistan & for peace in the world. We encourage all of you to join us as often as you can. We hope to see you there.  The Blessed Sacrament Scrip Program has merchant gift cards for sale. There are over a dozen different vendors to choose from. You can purchase Scrip on the patio after Mass, at the Church Office, or securely online through the Blessed Sacrament website. For each Scrip Gift Card purchase, the Church receives a percentage from that sale. We thank you for supporting the Blessed Sacrament Scrip Program. Our Ushers will dismiss you at the end of Mass, from the back to the front.  As a way to protect our Parishioner's health and safety, we wipe down high-touch areas between each Mass. If you would like to help us, please see one of the Ushers at the end of Mass. As a reminder, our announcements are posted to the door of the church  office, on the bulletin board on our patio, and on the Blessed Sacrament Website. ​​Mass Intentions for Divine Mercy Sunday, 23 - 24 April 2022, Mass Intentions for The Second Sunday of Easter, For the safety and protection of our servicemen and women deployed overseas, especially in the neighboring countries of Ukraine. For our Police Men and Women who protect us, for all First Responders and Firemen, and all those experiencing war and violence.  Let us pray to the Lord.  April 23rd 4:30PM, We Pray for the Repose of the Souls of: Robert and Frances Dehner, Butch Jereczek and Carmine Scelza We Pray for the Bowman and Kirschinger Families April 24 th 8:00 AM We Pray for Healing for Mary Nishioka and Ted Rosenthal April 24 th 10:30 AM We Pray for the Repose of the Souls of: Joan Miller, Antonia and Fortunato Delacruz, James Sena and Erica Mariscal

Greeting for The Fifth Sunday of Lent, 02 - 03 April  2022
Greeting for The Fifth Sunday of Lent, Good Afternoon/Morning and Welcome to Blessed Sacrament
Catholic Community. This weekend we celebrate The Fifth Sunday of Lent with our Celebrant Father Eliseus.  Second collection for Maintenance and Education. Our Mass readings in English are on pages 85 to 87. While we do not have a Spanish Reading at this Mass, you may follow along, en español, at the back of the Missal on pages 90 to 92. While many mask mandates have eased, we continue to encourage all parishioners to wear masks inside the Church during this time. 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. And remember to use hand sanitizer before you leave your seat. Those of us receiving Communion on the tongue please remain seated until directed by an Usher to come forward. At the end of Mass, you will be dismissed by an Usher beginning with the pews at the back of the church. Our collective quiet moments before Mass are an opportunity for reflection and silent prayer. The lord is constantly laboring to love us  and speak to us. In order for Him to enter more fully into our lives, both time and space are needed. He indeed gives us that time and space before Mass. Please take full advantage of this tremendous gift of quiet reflection and silent prayer.

Announcements for The Fifth Sunday of Lent
Announcements for The Fifth Sunday of Lent, Second Collection for Maintenance and Education. While supplies last, we are offering take-home donation boxes for Lent. We will collect these boxes after Easter and the money will be used to support a mission or missions. If you would like one, please see an usher on the way out.  Remember, each Friday evening from 6:00 PM to 7:00 PM, until April 15 th our Blessed Sacrament Community will Pray the Stations of the Cross, please join us. And as we journey through this Lenten Season, Father would like to remind everyone that the schedule for Confession is Saturdays at 3:30 PM, and the location continues to be in the Hospitality Room.  Every Wednesday at 4:30 PM the Blessed Sacrament Community comes together to pray a Rosary through the Intercession of our Blessed Mother. Please join us each week to pray for peace in the world, for countries suffering from war and violence, and for the safety of the people of Ukraine.  Our Altar Society is selling raffle tickets for a beautiful piece of  artwork. All proceeds for the ticket sales will benefit the mission, or missions, of the Altar Society. Raffle ticket sales may be available after Masses on the Patio outside, or you can purchase tickets by visiting the Church office.  Blessed Sacrament Scrip Program has Scrip gift cards for sale. This is a wonderful way to support the Parish. We have over a dozen different vendors to choose from like Stater Bros. Walmart, Amazon, and Gas Cards. For each Scrip Gift Card purchase, the Church receives a percentage from that sale. Often after Mass, a table will be set up on the patio, where you can purchase Scrip in person. You can also purchase Scrip securely through a link on our Blessed Sacrament Website or in the Church Office.  [READ AT Saturday 4:30 PM Mass  Only:] This evening,  “Hospitality to Go” is available in honor of our April Birthdays and Anniversaries. Please take home one of our packaged desserts. There are both sugar and sugar-free items available.  Our Ushers will dismiss you at the end of Mass, from the back to the front. As a way to protect our Parishioner's health and safety, we wipe down high-touch areas between each Mass. If you would like to help us, please see one of the Ushers at the end of Mass.   Each and every week, our announcements are posted to the front door of the church office, the bulletin board on our patio, and the Blessed  Sacrament Website.  Birthday and Anniversary Blessings  ​Mass Intentions for The Fifth Sunday of Lent Mass Intentions for The Fifth Sunday of Lent
For the safety and protection of our servicemen and women deployed overseas,  especially in the neighboring countries of Ukraine. For our Police Men and Women who protect us, for all First Responders and Firemen, and all those experiencing war and violence. Let us pray to the Lord. April 2nd  4:30 PM  We Pray for the Repose of the Souls of: Jan Keller and Jaqueline Aseltine  We Pray for Healing for Diana and Manuel Hinojosa and Butch Jereczek We Pray for the Bowman and Kirschinger Family April 3 rd 8:00 AM We Pray for the Repose of the Soul of Maggie Jones. We Pray for Healing for Brian Slusser, Mary Nishioka and Ted Rosenthal April 3 rd 10:30 AM We Pray for the Repose of the Souls of: Joan Miller, Antonia  and Fortunato Delacruz, Richard Garcia, Larry Curtis and
Austin Duncan

Greetings for Christ the King, 20 - 21  November 2021
​​Greeting for The Solemnity of Our Lord. Jesus Christ, King of the Universe Good Afternoon/Morning and Welcome to Blessed Sacrament Catholic Community. This weekend we celebrate The Solemnity of Our Lord Jesus Christ, King of the Universe, with our Celebrant Father Eliseus.  If you have a Missal, our Readings can be found on pages 75 to 77.  Second Collection for DDF. Though it is not mandatory at this time, we continue to recommend wearing masks in Church. And 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. And 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 Christ the King,  ​Announcements for The Solemnity of Our Lord Jesus Christ, King of the Universe Second Collection for DDF. Generic Offertory envelopes are now available for you, at the back of the Church. In an effort to optimize our accounting workstreams, we kindly ask that you include your weekly Offering in your typical numbered envelope. Alternatively, you may provide your Offering in a generic Offertory envelope labeled with your assigned number. As always, we are incredibly grateful for your ongoing and generous gifts to Blessed Sacrament. Our Blessed Sacrament Community continues to faithfully pray a Rosary for the conflict in countries around the world, especially Afghanistan. We are continually Blessed with all of the faithful participants that join us each Wednesday. In an effort to encourage more of you to join us, we will be changing our typical  meeting time. Beginning Wednesday, November 24 th , we will meet at 4:30 PM here in the Church. And we will continue to meet at this time, every Wednesday.  This coming Thursday, November 25 th , Thanksgiving Day Mass will be celebrated at 9:00 AM.  The new Missals and Music Issues, for use beginning the 1st Sunday in Advent (November 27 th and 28 th ), will be available in  Pew Backs for the first time since 2020. Sanitizing wipes and hand sanitizer will be available to you at the entrance of the Church. For all Faith Formation Students, classes will resume on November 28 th . Our talented team of Lectors is seeking volunteers from our beloved Parish to Proclaim the Word of God during Mass Celebrations. Lectors of all levels are encouraged to participate in this exceptional ministry. If you are interested in learning more or becoming a Lector, please contact Katie at kl29palms@gmail.com and she will connect you with the Ministry Leaders. As we enter Advent and Christmas, Father would like to remind everyone that the schedule for Confession is Saturdays at 3:30 PM, and the location continues to be in the Hospitality Room.
The Funeral for Lorraine Candelaria is on November 27 th at 10:00 AM with a viewing from 8:45 AM to 9:15 AM and a Rosary beginning at 9:20 AM. A Memorial Mass for Carolyn Basler will be celebrated on Saturday, December 4 th at the 4:30 PM Mass. The Announcements are posted on the Blessed Sacrament website, on the door of the Church office, and on our bulletin board on the patio.  Remember to wait for the Ushers to dismiss you at the end of Mass. Please see one of the Ushers if you would like to help us sanitize. Mass Intentions for Christ the King  ​​​​​Mass Intentions for The Solemnity of Our Lord Jesus Christ, King of the Universe. 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, Robert and Frances Dehner and Maggie Jones  We Pray for Thanksgiving for this praying community 8:00 We Pray for the Repose of the Souls of: Justine Lavoile (love-wall) and Terry Stump e Pray for Thanksgiving for this praying community 10:30 We Pray for the conversion of the Miller family We Pray for Healing for Mary Nishioka We Pray for Birthday Blessings for Madeline Duncan

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: 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 Epiphany of the Lord 02 January 2022
Greeting for The Epiphany of the Lord, Good Afternoon/Morning and Welcome to Blessed Sacrament.  Catholic Community.  This weekend we celebrate The Epiphany of the Lord with our Celebrant Father Mike McCullough. Our readings can be found on pages 43 to 45. Second Collection for Maintenance and Education The California Department of Public Health has new indoor mask recommendations for all indoor activities. Our Diocese will support the CDPH recommendations in order to protect the health and safety of our congregations during this liturgical season.  We highly encourage all parishioners to wear masks inside the Church during this time, and comply with ushers who are coordinating social distancing protocols for seating in the pews. As always we continue to offer outdoor seating on our Patio if you are not comfortable with sitting 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. And 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  Solemnity of Mary, The Holy Mother of God and The Epiphany of the Lord.   The Epiphany of The Lord The Ushers may come forward for Second Collection.  Until Father Eliseus returns on January 27 th , daily Communion Service is offered Monday through Thursday at 8:00 AM and Confession is Saturdays at 3:30 PM here at the Church. First Friday Mass will be celebrated on January 7th, at 9:00 AM with Father Mike.  Assigned, numbered Offertory envelopes for 2022 are now available. You may pick up your envelopes on the Usher table at the back of the church. Our Blessed Sacrament Community continues to faithfully pray a Rosary  for the conflict in countries around the world, especially Afghanistan. We continue to invite you to join us in prayer every Wednesday at 4:30 PM, here in the Church.  Saturday 4:30 PM Mass Only: This evening, “Hospitality to Go” is available in honor of our January Birthdays and Anniversaries. Please take home one of our packaged desserts. There are both sugar and sugar-free items available. Please remember to wait for the Ushers to dismiss you at the end of Mass. Please see one of the Ushers if you would like to help us sanitize. Happy New Year! Father Mike will Bless those with Birthdays and Anniversaries. MASS INTENTIONS FOR THE SOLEMNITY OF MARY, THE HOLY MOTHER OF GOD AND THE EPIPHANY OF TE LORD.   Mass Intentions for The Solemnity of Mary, The Holy Mother of God & The Epiphany of The Lord  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.  January 1st 4:30 PM  We Pray for the Repose of the Souls of: Robert Sr. and Ann Bowman, SgtMaj Johann and Linda  Kirschinger, Lorraine Candelaria, Tito Candelaria and Father Eliseus’ Parents Marcel and Ann Uju  We Pray in memory of Sean Blair  January 2 nd 8:00 AM  We Pray for the Repose of the Soul of Terry Stump  and Father Eliseus’ Parents Marcel and Ann Uju  We Pray in memory of Sean Blair We Pray for healing for the Collard Family  January 2 nd 10:30 AM  We Pray for the Repose of the Soul of Joan Miller, Tito Candelaria and Father Eliseus’ Parents  Marcel and Ann Uju We Pray for healing for Mary Nishioka  We Pray for the conversion of the Miller Family

Greeting for the 29 th Sunday in Ordinary Time.  16 - 17 October 2021
Greeting for the 29 th Sunday in Ordinary Time  Good Afternoon/Morning and Welcome to Blessed Sacrament Catholic Community.  This weekend we celebrate the 29 th Sunday in Ordinary Time with our Celebrant Father Eliseus. If you have a Missal, our Readings can be found on pages 63 to 65.  Second Collection DDF.  Though it is not mandatory at this time, we continue to recommend wearing masks in Church. And 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. And remember to use hand sanitizer before you leave your seat. hose 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 29 th Sunday in Ordinary Time,  ​​Announcements for The 29 th Sunday in Ordinary Time.  The ushers may come forward for the second collection for DDF. The Adult Choir will be returning to sing on Sundays at the 10:30 AM Mass and on Holy Days. Their first rehearsal will be Monday, October 25 th in the Church at 7:00 PM. Please join us to sing God’s Praises. If  you have questions please call Cindy Minarik at 760-985-4000 or the Parish Office at 760-367-3343.  For World Mission Sunday, next weekend, October 24 th , our Parish will have a special second collection. This collection is for the Society of the Propagation of the Faith, which supports the work and witness of he Mission Church. Please see an Usher for an envelope to prayerfully contribute a donation. Monday, November 1st is All Saints Day, which is a Holy Day of Obligation. Masses will be celebrated at 9:00 AM and 7:00 PM.  Tuesday, November 2nd, All Souls Day Mass will be celebrated at 9:00  AM. Please bring pictures of your loved ones to hold for a special Blessing. After Mass, there will be a short service at the cemetery with Father Eliseus, and all are invited to join. Additionally, if you would like to include special All Souls Prayer Intentions for this Mass, please send your intentions to Katie at kl29palms@gmail.com before October 29th. A customary $10 donation can be sent or hand-delivered directly to the Church office. All Souls Day Prayer Intentions will be placed on the altar during the All Souls Day Mass. Wednesdays at 6:00 PM, here at the Church, we extend an urgent invitation for you to gather with us and Pray a Rosary through the Intercession of Our Blessed Mother. We pray for our United States, Afghanistan, and all countries around the world that need the help of our Blessed Mother. History has shown us how powerful the intercession of Our Blessed Mother is.  Are you interested in becoming a Lector? Blessed Sacrament is Blessed with incredible volunteers that lovingly donate their time to our Parish and its Ministries. Our team of Lectors is seeking volunteers with flexible availability that would like to join  this remarkable Ministry. If you are interested, contact Katie at 760-368-7902, and she will connect you with the Ministry leaders. Our Parish Office has new hours: Monday through Thursday 9:00 AM - 3:00 PM Friday 9:00 AM - 1:00 PM Closed Holidays and Weekends The new office hours are posted on the door of the Church office, and on the Blessed Sacrament website.  The Ushers will dismiss you from the back to the front at the end of  Mass. If you 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 29 th Sunday in Ordinary Time  ​​Mass Intentions for The 29 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, Ed Sechrest and Gary Rossi 8:00 We Pray for the Repose of the Souls of: Maggie Jones, Gary Rossi and Dennis Bracamontes We Pray for Healing for Mary Nishioka 10:30 We Pray for the Repose of the soul of Monent Melvin

Greeting for The  Sixth Sunday in Ordinary Time, 12 - 13  February 2022
Greeting for The Sixth Sunday in Ordinary Time, Good Afternoon/Morning and Welcome to Blessed Sacrament, Catholic Community. This weekend we celebrate The Sixth Sunday in Ordinary Time as well as World Marriage Day with our Celebrant Father Eliseus. This is the one weekend a year that is set apart to honor the Sacrament of Matrimony. It is all the more important at this time in history that we honor this Sacrament considering so much effort being put into the destruction of the Sanctity of Marriage and Family Life. So, today before the final blessing we will be honoring married couples with special acknowledgment to those couples who have been married the most amount of years and those couples most recently married. Our readings can be found on pages 58 to 60. No second collection. Today’s Mass includes the following intentions. (See intentions on the next page) We continue to encourage all parishioners to wear masks inside the Church during this time. As always we continue to offer outdoor seating on our Patio if you are not comfortable with sitting 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. And remember to use hand sanitizer before you leave your seat. Please remember, those of us receiving Communion on the tongue should remain seated until directed by an Usher to come forward. At the end of Mass, the Ushers will dismiss us from the back to the front. Entrance Verse |  cf. Psalm 31 (30):3-4 (Page 5)  Communion Verse | A (Page 113)  Be my protector, O God, a mighty stronghold to save me. For you are my rock, my stronghold! Lead me, guide me, for the sake of your name. They ate and had their fill, and what they craved the Lord gave them; they were not disappointed in what they craved.​ Announcements for The  Sixth Sunday in Ordinary Time  ​  ​Announcements for The Sixth Sunday in Ordinary Time No second collection.  As we enter the Lenten Season in the coming weeks, updates regarding Mass Times and seasonal event services will soon be posted to our Bulletin board on the patio. Our Blessed Sacrament Community continues to come together each  Wednesday at 4:30 PM, here at the Church to faithfully pray a Rosary  through the Intercession of Our Blessed Mother. We invite you to join us  each week to pray for our United States, Afghanistan, and all countries  around the world that need the help of our Blessed Mother. Please remember to wait for the Ushers to dismiss you at the end of Mass.  Please see one of the Ushers if you would like to help us sanitize. And now we will be honoring married couples with a special  acknowledgment to those couples who have been married the most amount of years and those couples most recently married.  Mass Intentions for The Sixth Sunday in Ordinary Time   ​​Mass Intentions for The Sixth 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.   February 12th 4:30 PM  We Pray for the Repose of the Souls of: Robert Sr. and Ann Bowman, SgtMaj Johann and  Linda Kirschinger and John Licher  February 13 th 8:00 AM  We Pray for the Repose of the Souls of: Larry Powers, Tony Benevente, Francisco Gabrillo  and Tim Smith We Pray for Healing for Arthur Laron February 13 th 10:30 AM We Pray for the Repose of the Soul of  Joan Miller and Fortunato and Antonia Dela  Cruz Sr. We Pray for Healing for Mary Nishioka

Greeting for The  Fourth Sunday in Ordinary Time, 29 - 30 January 2022
Greeting for The Fourth Sunday in Ordinary Time  Good Afternoon/Morning and Welcome to Blessed Sacrament Catholic Community.  This weekend we celebrate The Fourth Sunday in Ordinary Time with our Celebrant Father Eliseus. Welcome back, Father Eliseus!  Our readings can be found on pages 53 to 55. No Second Collection The California Department of Public Health continues to recommend masks for all indoor activities. Our Diocese will support the CDPH recommendations in order to protect the health and safety of our congregations during this liturgical season. We highly encourage all parishioners to wear masks inside the Church during this time, and comply with ushers who are coordinating social distancing protocols for seating in the pews. As always we continue to offer outdoor seating on our Patio if you are not comfortable with sitting 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. And remember to use hand sanitizer before you leave your seat. Please remember, those of us receiving Communion on the tongue should remain seated until directed by an Usher to come forward.​ Announcements for The  Fourth Sunday in Ordinary Time  ​ ​Announcements for The Fourth Sunday in Ordinary Time. No Second Collection On Thursday, February 3rd at 3:00 PM, a Baptism Class will be offered in the Church Office. If you are interested or have questions, please contact the Parish Office for more details. Contribution Letters for 2021 will be ready for pick-up in the Parish Office starting next week.  As a reminder, the office hours are Monday through Thursday from 9:00 AM to 3:00 PM and Friday from 9:00 AM to 1:00 PM.   If you would like your letter mailed, please call the office at 760-367-3343 and provide your current address so we can mail your letter to you.   Our bulletin board on the patio has been updated this month, and it displays some wonderful information about the history of our very own Parish. This includes more information about the beautiful stained glass windows that we have. We are grateful to the wonderful parishioners that are doing the historical research and sharing their findings with us. If you have not yet, take a moment to stop by the bulletin board on the patio.  Our Blessed Sacrament Community continues to come together each Wednesday at 4:30 PM, here at the Church to faithfully pray a Rosary through the Intercession of Our Blessed Mother. We invite you to join us each week to pray for our United States, Afghanistan, and all countries around the world that need the help of our Blessed Mother.   Please remember to wait for the Ushers to dismiss you at the end of Mass.  Mass Intentions for The Fourth Sunday in Ordinary Time  ​​Mass Intentions for The Fourth 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. January 29th, 4:30 PM We Pray for the Repose of the Souls of: Robert Sr. and Ann Bowman, SgtMaj Johann and Linda Kirschinger and Frances and Robert Dehner January 30th 8:00 AM  We Pray for the Repose of the Soul of Larry Powers January 30th 10:30 AM We Pray for the Repose of the Soul of Joan Miller We Pray for Healing for Mary Nishioka

Greeting for the 27 th Sunday in Ordinary Time 02 - 03  October 2021
​​Greeting for the 27 th Sunday in Ordinary Time, Good Afternoon/Morning and Welcome to Blessed Sacrament Catholic Community.  This weekend we celebrate the 27 th Sunday in Ordinary Time and Respect Life Sunday with our Celebrant Father Eliseus.  If you have a Missal, our Readings can be found on pages 58 to 60. This weekend our second collection is for Maintenance and Education. Though it is not mandatory at this time, we continue to highly recommend wearing masks in Church. And 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. And 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 27th Sunday in Ordinary Time    Announcements for The 27 th Sunday in Ordinary Time  The ushers may come forward for the second collection. Today is Respect Life Sunday and every October, we celebrate Respect Life Month. We consider more deeply why every human life is valuable and reflect on how to build a culture that protects it. To view resources, prayer cards, and more, visit (respectlife.org) and click the link for Respect Life Month. We invite you to join us at the Church, weekly on Wednesdays at 6:00 PM, to pray a Rosary together for the Intercession of Our Blessed Mother. We want to thank those of you who have joined us, and we encourage you to continue to join us each week. 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. Saturday 4:30 PM Mass Only: This evening, “Hospitality to Go” is vailable in honor of our October Birthdays and Anniversaries. Please take home one of our packaged desserts. There are both sugar and sugar-free items available. 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. Birthday and Anniversary Blessings.​ Mass Intentions for The 27 th Sunday in Ordinary Time Mass Intentions for The 27 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, Alfred Bernard and Peggy Burke We Pray for Birthday Blessings for Chuck Dehner 8:00 We Pray for the Deceased Members of the Altar Society We Pray for the Repose of the Souls of: Flo and Stan Andreshak, Maggie Jones, Alfred Bernard and Peggy Burke We Pray for Healing for: Mary Nishioka, Terry Burdette, George Collard, Cindy Minarik and Genevieve Candelaria
10:30 We Pray for the Repose of the Souls of: Alfred Bernard and Peggy Burke 

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.

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 Third Sunday of Advent, 11 - 12  Dec 2021
Good Afternoon/Morning and Welcome to Blessed Sacrament Catholic Community.  This weekend we celebrate The Third Sunday of Advent and in a special way Our Lady of Guadalupe, with our Celebrant Father Eliseus.  Our community also recognizes a very special celebration with Father Eliseus. This weekend we are celebrating the 18 th Anniversary of his Ordination.  4:30 PM Mass Only: Our readings can be found on pages 25 to 27.  8:00 AM Mass Only: Our readings can be found on pages 25 to 27. The Second, this morning, will be in Spanish to honor Our Lady of Guadalupe. If you would like to  follow along in Spanish, the Spanish reading can be found at the top of page 29, in the back of the Missal.  10:30 AM Mass Only: Our readings can be found on pages 25 to 27. Special Second Collection for Retirement Fund for Religious.  Though it is not mandatory at this time, we continue to recommend wearing masks in Church and we continue to offer seating on the Patio. Remember that 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.  You will be directed by an Usher during Holy Communion beginning with those in the front pews. Please Maintain the 3ft. distance. And 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 Third Sunday of Advent Special Second Collection for Retirement Fund for Religious.  All are welcome to join the Simban Gabi Novena which begins on Wednesday, December 15th, and concludes on Thursday, December 23rd. The conclusion of Simban Gabi is celebrated with a 6:00 PM Mass on Thursday, December 23rd. The Mass Schedule for the upcoming Christmas Season is posted on the bulletin board on the patio and is printed inside the Blessed Sacrament Weekly Bulletin. 4:30 PM Mass: Tomorrow, December 12 th , between the 8:00 AM and 10:30.  AM Mass, Cindy will be selling Scrip Gift Cards. Please see Cindy to purchase. 8:00 AM Mass: Today, after Mass, Cindy will be selling Scrip Gift Cards. Please see Cindy to purchase. Blank Offertory envelopes are now available for you in the pews. In an effort to optimize our accounting, we kindly ask that you include your weekly Offering in your assigned, numbered envelope. You can also provide your Offering in a  blank Offertory envelope with your assigned number. As always, we are incredibly grateful for your ongoing and generous gifts to Blessed Sacrament. The new Missals and Music Issues are now available in the pews. If you choose, you may take a new Missal or Music Issue home with you, put your name on it,  and bring it with you each week. Our Blessed Sacrament Community continues to faithfully pray a Rosary for the  conflict in countries around the world, especially Afghanistan. We hope that  with an earlier start time, 4:30 PM, more of you are able to join us. We  fervently invite you to join us in prayer every Wednesday at 4:30 PM, here in  the Church. Mass Intentions for  The Third Sunday of Advent, 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 We Pray in thanksgiving for Father Eliseus’s Priesthood 8:00 We Pray for the Repose of the Soul of Terry Stump We Pray for Healing for Mary Nishioka We Pray in thanksgiving for Father Eliseus’s Priesthood 10:30 We Pray for the Repose of the Souls of: Joan Miller and Micaela Martha Martinez We Pray for the conversion of the Miller family We Pray for Angelina Gonzalo Martinez We Pray for Healing for Jorge and Lola Sanchez We Pray in thanksgiving for Father Eliseus’s Priesthood




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

Greeting for The Third Sunday in Ordinary Time, 22 - 23 January 2022
Greeting for The Third Sunday in Ordinary Time   Good Afternoon/Morning and Welcome to Blessed Sacrament Catholic Community. This weekend we celebrate The Third Sunday in Ordinary Time with our Celebrant Father Mike McCullough.
Our readings can be found on pages 50 to 53.  No Second Collection Today’s Mass includes the following intentions. (See intentions on the next page) The California Department of Public Health has new indoor mask recommendations for all indoor activities. Our Diocese will support the CDPH recommendations in order to protect the health and safety of our congregations during this liturgical season. We highly encourage all parishioners to wear masks inside the Church during this time, and comply with ushers who are coordinating social distancing protocols for seating in the pews. As always we continue to offer outdoor seating on our Patio if you are not comfortable with sitting 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. And 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 Third Sunday in Ordinary Time  ​  Announcements for   The Third Sunday in Ordinary Time,  No Second Collection During next week, Monday, January 24th to Thursday, January 27th, there will be no daily Communion Service, and we will return with Daily Mass when Father Eliseus returns from Nigeria.  On Saturday, January 29th, a Funeral Mass for our beloved Parishioner Mr. Larry Powers will be celebrated with a viewing at 8:45 AM, a Rosary at 9:15 AM, and followed by Mass at 10:00 AM. Each Wednesday at 4:30 PM, here at the Church, our Blessed Sacrament Community faithfully prays a Rosary through the Intercession of Our Blessed Mother. We pray for our United States, Afghanistan, and all countries around the world that need the help of our Blessed Mother. As we celebrate the Word of God Weekend this weekend, the Church continually invites us to return to God’s word. For when we pray with the Bible – personally and in our homes – our encounter with the living Word of God is a spiritually nourishing feast. And so after our Announcements today, Father Mike will Bless our Bibles. Please remember to wait for the Ushers to dismiss you at the end of Mass.  Please see one of the Ushers if you would like to help us sanitize. This weekend we have a brief introduction to the Synod, from guest speaker Mark Miller. Welcome, Mark.  Mass Intentions for The Third Sunday in Ordinary Time  Mass Intentions for  The Third 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. January 22nd, 4:30 PM
We Pray for the Repose of the Souls of: Robert Sr. and Ann Bowman, SgtMaj Johann and Linda Kirschinger, Lorraine Candelaria and Kathleen Dehner  January 23rd 8:00 AM We Pray for the Repose of the Soul of Larry Powers We Pray for healing for Mary Nishioka
We Pray for Birthday Blessings for Elvira Scherphones January 23rd, 10:30 AM We Pray for the Repose of the Soul of Joan Miller
We Pray for Birthday Blessings for Elvira Scherphones

Greeting for the 31 th Sunday in Ordinary Time.  30 - 31 October 2021
​​Greeting for the 31 st Sunday in Ordinary Time, Good Afternoon/Morning and Welcome to Blessed
Sacrament Catholic Community. This weekend we celebrate the 31 st Sunday in Ordinary Time with our Celebrant
Father Eliseus. If you have a Missal, our Readings can be found on pages 67 to 69. No Second Collection.  Though it is not mandatory at this time, we continue to recommend wearing masks in Church. And 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. And 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 31 th Sunday in Ordinary Time,   ​​​Announcements for The 31 st Sunday in Ordinary Time, No Second Collection. This Monday, November 1 st , is All Saints Day. Masses will be celebrated at 9:00 AM and 7:00 PM. November 2 nd , this Tuesday, is All Souls Day Mass and will be celebrated at 9:00 AM. Please bring pictures of your loved ones to hold for a special Blessing. After Mass, all are invited to join Father Eliseus for a short service at the cemetery. You may send your special All Souls Day Prayer Intentions to Katie at kl29palms@gmail.com. A customary $10 donation can be sent or hand-delivered directly to the Church office. All Souls Day Prayer Intentions will be placed on the altar during the All Souls Day Mass, as we did last year. On November 5 th , this coming Friday, First Friday Mass will be celebrated at 9:00 AM. For those of you who have been asking, we will celebrate a Memorial Mass for Peggy Burke, During Daily Mass, on Monday, November 8 th at 8:00 AM. Peggy donated countless years to Blessed Sacrament. All are welcome to join us. The conflict in countries around the world, and especially Afghanistan, calls for powerful Prayer through the Intercession of Our Blessed Mother. Please  consider joining us to Pray a Rosary every Wednesday at 6:00 PM, here at the Church. 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. Remember to wait for the Ushers to dismiss you at the end of Mass. Please see one of the Ushers if you would like to help us sanitize.​ Mass Intentions for The 31 th Sunday in Ordinary Time  
​​Mass Intentions for The 31 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, 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 We Pray for Healing for Jared Dehner and George Collard. We Pray for Birthday Blessings for Jesse M. Kelly Martinez :00 We Pray for Healing for Mary Nishioka and George Collard  10:30 We Pray for the repose of the soul of Joan Miller We Pray for the conversion of the Miller family We Pray for Healing for George Collard

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 Palm Sunday, 09 - 10  April  2022
Greeting for Palm Sunday of the Passion of the Lord
Good Afternoon/Morning and Welcome to Blessed Sacrament Catholic Community. This weekend we celebrate Palm Sunday of the Passion of the Lord with our Celebrant Father Eliseus. No Second Collection.  The Readings for this Mass are on pages 3 to 13 in English and pages 17 to 24 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 to sit. While many mask mandates have eased, we continue to encourage all parishioners to wear masks inside the Church during this time.  Children must continue to be accompanied by an adult to use the restroom in order to ensure that the restroom is properly sanitized. We will continue to be directed by an Usher during Holy Communion  beginning with those in the front pews. Please remember to Maintain the  3ft. distance and to use hand sanitizer before you leave your seat.  Those of us receiving Holy Communion on the tongue please remain seated until directed by an Usher to come forward.
At the end of Mass, we are continuing to be dismissed by an Usher beginning with the pews at the back of the church. Our collective quiet moments before Mass are an opportunity for reflection and silent prayer. The Lord is constantly laboring to love us and speak to us. In order for Him to enter more fully into our lives, both  time and space are needed. He indeed gives us that time and space before Mass. Please take full advantage of this tremendous gift of quiet reflection and silent prayer.
​​​​Announcements for Palm Sunday, Announcements for Palm Sunday of the Passion of the Lord
No Second Collection. You may have noticed that we have new Missals in the Pews dated April
10 th to June 11 th . We have a limited amount available for you to take one home. If you do take one home with you, please put your name on it and bring it back and forth to Church with you each week. Friday, April 15th from 6:00 PM to 7:00 PM, we will join together to Pray the Stations of the Cross for the last time this Lenten season. The Good Friday Service immediately follows the Stations of the Cross. We appreciate all of you who have joined us for the Stations of the Cross each week. The Mass Times for the upcoming week are: 
● Holy Thursday, April 14 th at 7:00 PM
● Good Friday, April 15 th at 7:00 PM
● Easter Vigil, April 16 th at 7:00 PM
● Easter Sunday, April 17 th at 8:00 and 10:30 AM
From Saturday, April 16 th to Sunday, April 24 th Blessed Sacrament comes together for the Divine Mercy Novena. Mass times are 6:00 PM on the 18 th , 23 rd, and 24 th , then 6:30 PM on the 19 th , 20 th , 21st, and 22 nd . We continue to meet every Wednesday afternoon at 4:30 to Pray a Rosary through the Intercession of our Blessed Mother as well as Saints from Ukraine and Afghanistan & for peace in the world. We encourage all of you to join us as often as you can. We hope to see you there. Until Monday, April 18 th our Altar Society is selling raffle tickets for a beautiful piece of artwork. All proceeds for the ticket sales will benefit the mission, or missions, of the Altar Society. Raffle ticket sales are available after Masses on the Patio outside, or you can purchase tickets by visiting the Church office. The Blessed Sacrament Scrip Program has merchant gift cards for sale. There are over a dozen different vendors to choose from. You can purchase Scrip on the patio after Mass, at the Church Office, or securely online through the Blessed Sacrament website. For each Scrip Gift Card purchase, the Church receives a percentage from that sale. We thank you for supporting the Blessed Sacrament Scrip Program. Our Ushers will dismiss us at the end of Mass from the back to the front. As a way to protect our Parishioner's health and safety, we wipe down the pews and doorknobs and such between each Mass. If you would like to help  us, please see one of the Ushers at the end of Mass. As a reminder, our announcements are posted to the door of the church office, the bulletin board on our patio, and on the Blessed Sacrament Website.
Mass Intentions for Palm Sunday of the Passion of the Lord For the safety and protection of our servicemen and women deployed overseas, especially in the neighboring countries of Ukraine. For our Police Men and Women who protect us, for all First Responders and Firemen, and all those experiencing war and violence. Let us pray to the Lord.  April 9th 4:30 P M We Pray for the Bowman and Kirschinger Families We Pray for Healing for Marcus Davidson We Pray for Birthday Blessings for Lynne Barry
April 9 th 8:00 AM  We Pray for the Repose of the Soul of Judy Andreshak We Pray for Birthday Blessings for Lynne Barry and Gail Jones April 10 th 10:30 AM We Pray for the Repose of the Souls of: Joan Miller and
Antonia and Fortunato Delacruz We Pray for Healing for Mary Nishioka and Ted Rosenthal

Greeting for the 32 nd Sunday in Ordinary Time.  06 - 07 November 2021
​​Greeting for the 32 nd Sunday in  Ordinary Time, Good Afternoon/Morning and Welcome to Blessed Sacrament Catholic Community. This weekend we celebrate the 32 nd Sunday in Ordinary Time with our Celebrant Father Eliseus. If you have a Missal, our Readings can be found on pages 71 to 73.  Second Collection for Maintenance and Education.
Though it is not mandatory at this time, we continue to recommend wearing masks in Church. And 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. And 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 32 nd Sunday in Ordinary Time,  ​​​​Announcements for The 32 nd Sunday in Ordinary Time The Ushers may come forward for Second Collection. During Daily Mass, This Monday, November 8 th at 8:00 AM, we will celebrate a Memorial Mass for Peggy Burke. Peggy donated countless years to Blessed Sacrament. All are welcome to join us. The conflict in countries around the world, and especially Afghanistan, calls for powerful Prayer through the Intercession of Our Blessed Mother. Please consider joining us to Pray a Rosary every Wednesday at 6:00 PM, here at the Church. Saturday 4:30 PM Mass Only: This evening, “Hospitality to Go” is available in honor of our November Birthdays and  Anniversaries. Please take home one of our packaged desserts. There are both sugar and sugar-free items available. 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. Remember to wait for the Ushers to dismiss you at the end of ass. Please see one of the Ushers if you would like to help us sanitize. BIRTHDAY & ANNIVERSARY BLESSINGS​
Mass Intentions for The 32 nd Sunday in Ordinary Time 
​​​Mass Intentions for The 32 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, SgtMaj Johann and Linda Kirschinger
8:00 We Pray for the deceased members of the Altar Society
We Pray for the Repose of the Soul of Terry Stump We Pray for Healing for Mary Nishioka
10:30 We Pray for the repose of the soul of Joan Miller We Pray for the conversion of the Miller family