Sat (Sun Vigil): 5PM following Confession at 4PM

Sun: 8AM, 10AM, 12:15PM

W-F: 5:30PM following the Rosary at 5PM

Sat:  5P (Confession at 4P)

Sun: 8A, 10A, 12:15P

W-F: 5:30P (Rosary at 5P)

Parish Calendar

December 9, 2016
  • Outreach
    Starts: 9:00 am
    Ends: December 9, 2016 - 12:00 pm

    Location: Our Lady of Tahoe parish hall


    Description:

    Help those in our community who are in need. We prepare food boxes on Friday and distribute them on the following Saturday.

December 11, 2016
  • Gaudete Sunday
    Starts: 12:00 am
    Ends: December 11, 2016 - 11:59 pm

    Location: Our Lady of Tahoe Catholic Church, 1 Elks Point Rd, Zephyr Cove, NV 89448, United States


    Description:

    Laetare means "rejoice" in Latin. This is a day of celebration, on which the austerity of Advent is briefly lessened.

  • Christmas Party
    Starts: 4:00 pm
    Ends: December 11, 2016 - 7:00 pm

    Location: Tep's Villa Roma, 3450 Lake Tahoe Blvd, South Lake Tahoe, CA 96150, USA


    Description:

    Join us for our annual Christmas Party in the banquet room at Tep's Villa Roma. Tickets are $17.00 for adults, and $8.00 for children (ages 2-10).

December 12, 2016
  • Our Lady of Guadalupe
    Starts: 12:00 am
    Ends: December 12, 2016 - 11:59 pm


    Description:

    Celebration of the Virgin Mary, the patron saint of the Mexican Republic.

December 13, 2016
  • Parish Council
    Starts: 6:00 pm
    Ends: December 13, 2016 - 8:00 pm

    Location: Our Lady of Tahoe parish hall


    Description:

    Monthly meeting

December 14, 2016
  • Scripture Class
    Starts: 10:00 am
    Ends: December 14, 2016 - 11:30 am

    Location: Our Lady of Tahoe parish hall


    Description:

    Please join us as we study the Gospel according to John.

  • Lectio Divina
    Starts: 7:00 pm
    Ends: December 14, 2016 - 8:00 pm

    Location: Our Lady of Tahoe parish hall


    Description:

    Join us at 7:00 PM on the 2nd Wednesday of each month in the Father John K. Bain Pastoral Center (parish hall) for prayer, meditation and snacks!

December 16, 2016
  • TGIF
    Starts: 10:00 am
    Ends: December 16, 2016 - 11:30 am

    Location: Our Lady of Tahoe parish hall


    Description:

    Join us as we read and discuss the Scripture readings for the upcoming Sunday Mass.

Looking Ahead

Christmas 25 December 2016

On Christmas Eve, we celebrate the “Children’s Mass” at 4:30 PM, and the “Midnight Mass” at 7:30 PM. On Christmas Day, we celebrate Mass at 8:00 AM, 10:00 AM and 12:15 PM. Christmas or Christmas Day is an annual festival commemorating the birth of Jesus Christ, observed most commonly on December 25 as a religious…

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Solemnity of Mary, Mother of God 1 January 2017

The Solemnity of Mary, the Holy Mother of God is a feast day of the Blessed Virgin Mary under the aspect of her motherhood of Jesus Christ, whom Christians see as the Lord, Son of God. It is celebrated by the Latin Rite of the Catholic Church on 1 January, the Octave (8th) day of…

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Epiphany of the Lord 8 January 2017

The Solemnity of the Epiphany is celebrated either on January 6 or, according to the decision of the episcopal conference, on the Sunday between January 2 and January 8. This year, we celebrate on January 8th. The young Messiah is revealed as the light of the nations. Yet, as the antiphon for the Magnificat at…

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Baptism of the Lord 9 January 2017

On January 9th, the Church celebrates the Solemnity of the Baptism of Our Lord. This brings to an end the season of Christmas. The Church recalls Our Lord’s second manifestation or epiphany which occurred on the occasion of His baptism in the Jordan. Jesus descended into the River to sanctify its waters and to give…

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Lectio Divina 14 December 2016

Join us Wednesday at 7:00 PM in the Father John K. Bain Pastoral Center (parish hall) for prayer, meditation and snacks!

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Scripture Class 14 December 2016

Please join us this week, as we continue studying chapter 7 of the Gospel according to John. Father Oliver holds Scripture Class on Wednesdays at 10:00 AM in the Father K. Bain Pastoral Center (parish hall). The classes typically run for about an hour-and-a-half. Usually, about a dozen people attend these class. It’s a comfortable…

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Parish Council 13 December 2016

Our Parish Council meeting is on Tuesday, December 13, 2016 at 6:00 PM in the Father K. Bain Pastoral Center (parish hall). All parishioners are welcome.

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Feast of Our Lady of Guadalupe 12 December 2016

Mass is at 6:30 PM on Monday, December 12th. It will include mariachi festival music & liturgical dance. After Mass, a festival meal will be prepared by the Mexican community in the parish hall. Since 1531, Our Lady of Guadalupe, or the Dark Virgin, as she is often called, has become the patron saint of…

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Christmas Party 11 December 2016

Our annual Christmas Party will take place on Gaudete Sunday, December 11th at 4:00 PM in the banquet room at Tep’s Villa Roma. Tickets are available after Mass, beginning November 5th. Prices are $17.00 for adults, and $8.00 for children (ages 2-10).

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Gaudete Sunday 11 December 2016

Gaudete Sunday is the Third Sunday of Advent, which falls on December 11th this year. The Introit for Gaudete Sunday, in both the Traditional Latin Mass and the Novus Ordo, is taken from Philippians 4:4,5: “Gaudete in Domino semper” (“Rejoice in the Lord always”). Like Lent, Advent is a penitential season, so the priest normally…

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Outreach 9 December 2016

We ask volunteers to come on Friday, December 9th, 9:00 AM – 12:00 PM, to help distribute food into boxes, then again on Saturday, December 10th, 9:00 AM – 10:30 AM, to assist the families that come to our parish hall to receive their food boxes.

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High Desert Catholic – Dec 2016/Jan 2017

High Desert Catholic is the magazine of the Diocese of Reno. This month’s featured article is “Bridging the Gap: One Man’s Experience with the Lay Ministry Formation and Leadership Program.”

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Feast of the Immaculate Conception 8 December 2016

On Thursday, December 8th, Mass will be celebrated at 9:00 AM & 5:30 PM. The Feast of the Immaculate Conception celebrates the solemn belief in the Immaculate Conception of the Blessed Virgin Mary. It is universally celebrated on December 8, nine months before the feast of the Nativity of Mary, which is celebrated on September…

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Scripture Class 7 December 2016

Please join us this week, as we study chapter 7 of the Gospel according to John. Father Oliver holds Scripture Class on Wednesdays at 10:00 AM in the Father K. Bain Pastoral Center (parish hall). The classes typically run for about an hour-and-a-half. Usually, about a dozen people attend these class. It’s a comfortable and…

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Bulletin 4 December 2016

St. Paul writes in his letter to the Romans, our Second Reading on this Second Sunday of Advent: “May the God of endurance and encouragement grant you to think in harmony with one another.” That statement is prayer-like, something that Paul tends to do in his letters, because Paul recognizes and knows that it is…

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Christmas Tree Decoration 3 December 2016

In anticipation of the Christmas season, we will be decorating the trees around the Pietà, behind the church. Please join us on Saturday, December 3, 2016 at 9:00 AM. We have all the lights, cords and tools. But, we can use your help! If you need more information, talk to Bob St. Angelo.

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Men’s Fellowship 1 December 2016

Bernie & Nathan will open the bar at 5:00 PM, featuring more new cocktails. We will have the Cowboys-Vikings game on TV, beginning at 5:25 PM. Dinner, prepared by Gaspar, will be served at 6:30 PM. We will need some help setting up for dinner, and cleaning up afterwards. The Men’s Fellowship consists of men…

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Scripture Class 30 November 2016

Please join us this week, as we continue studying chapter 6 of the Gospel according to John. Father Oliver holds Scripture Class on Wednesdays at 10:00 AM in the Father K. Bain Pastoral Center (parish hall). The classes typically run for about an hour-and-a-half. Usually, about a dozen people attend these class. It’s a comfortable…

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Christmas Choir Practices for Instruments and Voices

Visitors and parishioners are invited to join the Choir in celebrating The Birth Of Our Lord, Jesus Christ. Christmas Masses Schedule: Saturday, December 24, 2016 7:30 PM Sunday, December 25, 2016 8:00 AM Sunday, December 25, 2016 10:00 AM Rehearsal Schedule:  Saturday, December 3, 2016 at 3:00 PM Saturday, December 10, 2016 at 3:00 PM Saturday,…

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Advent 27 November 2016

Advent is a season observed in many Western Christian churches as a time of expectant waiting and preparation for the celebration of the Nativity of Jesus at Christmas. The term is an anglicized version of the Latin word adventus, meaning “coming.” Latin adventus is the translation of the Greek word parousia, commonly used to refer…

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Bulletin 27 November 2016

As part of your preparation for the birth of the Lord, make an Advent wreath for your home (they are available also in the Gift Shop). Each evening, join with your family to pray the Rosary or read Scripture or perhaps pray the Psalms.

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Thanksgiving 24 November 2016

We will celebrate Mass at 9:00 AM on Thanksgiving Day. Thanksgiving, or Thanksgiving Day, is a holiday celebrated in the United States on the fourth Thursday in November. It has been celebrated as a federal holiday every year since 1863, when, during the Civil War, President Abraham Lincoln proclaimed a national day of “Thanksgiving and…

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WebTech 22 November 2016

On the fourth Tuesday of each month, we hold a workshop for parishioners to learn how to use our website and other technology. Join us on Tuesday, November 22, 2016, 6-8 PM in the Father John K. Bain Pastoral Center (parish hall).

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Feast of Christ the King 20 November 2016

The Solemnity of Our Lord Jesus Christ, King of the Universe (commonly referred to as the Feast of Christ the King) is a relatively recent addition to the western liturgical calendar, having been instituted in 1925 by Pope Pius XI. In 1970 its observance was moved to the last Sunday of Ordinary Time and adopted…

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Bulletin 20 November 2016

This weekend we conclude the Liturgical Year with the beautiful feast of Christ the King. He is Lord, Redeemer, Messiah, Creator, Sustainer, the Alpha and the Omega (the beginning and the end of all things). We are grateful for the special blessings and graces we all have received from the loving Father through His Son,…

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Parish Council 16 November 2016

Our Parish Council meeting is on Wednesday, November 16, 2016 at 6:00 PM in the Father K. Bain Pastoral Center (parish hall). All parishioners are welcome.

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Scripture Class 16 November 2016

Please join us this week, as we study chapter 6 of the Gospel according to John. Father Oliver holds Scripture Class on Wednesdays at 10:00 AM in the Father K. Bain Pastoral Center (parish hall). The classes typically run for about an hour-and-a-half. Usually, about a dozen people attend these class. It’s a comfortable and…

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Bulletin 13 November 2016

Today’s readings are filled with predictions and warnings. In particular the Gospel from Luke that quotes Jesus about what we might expect if we truly strive to be His disciples and good stewards of His Word. Jesus says, “…they will seize and persecute you; they will hand you over to the synagogues and to prisons,…

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Outreach 11 November 2016

We ask volunteers to come on Friday, November 11th, 9:00 AM – 12:00 PM, to help distribute food into boxes, then again on Saturday, November 12th, 9:00 AM – 10:30 AM, to assist the families that come to our parish hall to receive their food boxes.

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Veterans Day 11 November 2016

Veterans Day is an official United States public holiday, observed annually on November 11, that honors military veterans, that is, persons who served in the United States Armed Forces.

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Lectio Divina 9 November 2016

Join us Wednesday at 7:00 PM in the Father John K. Bain Pastoral Center (parish hall) for prayer, meditation and snacks! Our reading is Luke 21:11-15.

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Scripture Class 9 November 2016

Please join us this week, as we study chapter 6 of the Gospel according to John. Father Oliver holds Scripture Class on Wednesdays at 10:00 AM in the Father K. Bain Pastoral Center (parish hall). The classes typically run for about an hour-and-a-half. Usually, about a dozen people attend these class. It’s a comfortable and…

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Lectio Divina 14 December 2016

Join us Wednesday at 7:00 PM in the Father John K. Bain Pastoral Center (parish hall) for prayer, meditation and snacks!

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Scripture Class 14 December 2016

Please join us this week, as we continue studying chapter 7 of the Gospel according to John. Father Oliver holds Scripture Class on Wednesdays at 10:00 AM in the Father K. Bain Pastoral Center (parish hall). The classes typically run for about an hour-and-a-half. Usually, about a dozen people attend these class. It’s a comfortable…

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Parish Council 13 December 2016

Our Parish Council meeting is on Tuesday, December 13, 2016 at 6:00 PM in the Father K. Bain Pastoral Center (parish hall). All parishioners are welcome.

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Feast of Our Lady of Guadalupe 12 December 2016

Mass is at 6:30 PM on Monday, December 12th. It will include mariachi festival music & liturgical dance. After Mass, a festival meal will be prepared by the Mexican community in the parish hall. Since 1531, Our Lady of Guadalupe, or the Dark Virgin, as she is often called, has become the patron saint of…

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Christmas Party 11 December 2016

Our annual Christmas Party will take place on Gaudete Sunday, December 11th at 4:00 PM in the banquet room at Tep’s Villa Roma. Tickets are available after Mass, beginning November 5th. Prices are $17.00 for adults, and $8.00 for children (ages 2-10).

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Gaudete Sunday 11 December 2016

Gaudete Sunday is the Third Sunday of Advent, which falls on December 11th this year. The Introit for Gaudete Sunday, in both the Traditional Latin Mass and the Novus Ordo, is taken from Philippians 4:4,5: “Gaudete in Domino semper” (“Rejoice in the Lord always”). Like Lent, Advent is a penitential season, so the priest normally…

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Parish Calendar

December 9, 2016
  • Outreach
    Starts: 9:00 am
    Ends: December 9, 2016 - 12:00 pm

    Location: Our Lady of Tahoe parish hall


    Description:

    Help those in our community who are in need. We prepare food boxes on Friday and distribute them on the following Saturday.

December 11, 2016
  • Gaudete Sunday
    Starts: 12:00 am
    Ends: December 11, 2016 - 11:59 pm

    Location: Our Lady of Tahoe Catholic Church, 1 Elks Point Rd, Zephyr Cove, NV 89448, United States


    Description:

    Laetare means "rejoice" in Latin. This is a day of celebration, on which the austerity of Advent is briefly lessened.

  • Christmas Party
    Starts: 4:00 pm
    Ends: December 11, 2016 - 7:00 pm

    Location: Tep's Villa Roma, 3450 Lake Tahoe Blvd, South Lake Tahoe, CA 96150, USA


    Description:

    Join us for our annual Christmas Party in the banquet room at Tep's Villa Roma. Tickets are $17.00 for adults, and $8.00 for children (ages 2-10).

December 12, 2016
  • Our Lady of Guadalupe
    Starts: 12:00 am
    Ends: December 12, 2016 - 11:59 pm


    Description:

    Celebration of the Virgin Mary, the patron saint of the Mexican Republic.

December 13, 2016
  • Parish Council
    Starts: 6:00 pm
    Ends: December 13, 2016 - 8:00 pm

    Location: Our Lady of Tahoe parish hall


    Description:

    Monthly meeting

December 14, 2016
  • Scripture Class
    Starts: 10:00 am
    Ends: December 14, 2016 - 11:30 am

    Location: Our Lady of Tahoe parish hall


    Description:

    Please join us as we study the Gospel according to John.

  • Lectio Divina
    Starts: 7:00 pm
    Ends: December 14, 2016 - 8:00 pm

    Location: Our Lady of Tahoe parish hall


    Description:

    Join us at 7:00 PM on the 2nd Wednesday of each month in the Father John K. Bain Pastoral Center (parish hall) for prayer, meditation and snacks!

December 16, 2016
  • TGIF
    Starts: 10:00 am
    Ends: December 16, 2016 - 11:30 am

    Location: Our Lady of Tahoe parish hall


    Description:

    Join us as we read and discuss the Scripture readings for the upcoming Sunday Mass.

RSS Daily Readings

  • Solemnity of the Immaculate Conception of the Blessed Virgin Mary December 8, 2016
    Reading 1 Gn 3:9-15, 20 After the man, Adam, had eaten of the tree,the LORD God called to the man and asked him, “Where are you?”He answered, “I heard you in the garden;but I was afraid, because I was naked,so I hid myself.”Then he asked, “Who told you that you were naked?You have eaten, then,from […]
  • Memorial of Saint Ambrose, Bishop and Doctor of the Church December 7, 2016
    Reading 1 Is 40:25-31 To whom can you liken me as an equal?says the Holy One.Lift up your eyes on highand see who has created these things:He leads out their army and numbers them,calling them all by name.By his great might and the strength of his powernot one of them is missing!Why, O Jacob, do […]
  • Tuesday of the Second Week in Advent December 6, 2016
    Reading 1 Is 40:1-11 Comfort, give comfort to my people,says your God.Speak tenderly to Jerusalem, and proclaim to herthat her service is at an end,her guilt is expiated;Indeed, she has received from the hand of the LORDdouble for all her sins.A voice cries out:In the desert prepare the way of the LORD!Make straight in the […]

RSS CNA News

  • Doctors warn Australian state against legalizing euthanasia December 8, 2016
    Melbourne, Australia, Dec 8, 2016 / 06:01 am (CNA/EWTN News).- The government of the Australian state of Victoria is looking to legalize euthanasia in 2017, but physicians have warned of the risk of diminishing palliative care, already underutilized and underfunded. A committee of Victorian Members of Parliament recommended in June legalizing voluntary euthansia   under limited […]
  • Be like Mary – say yes to God, but not halfway, Pope Francis says December 8, 2016
    Vatican City, Dec 8, 2016 / 04:40 am (CNA/EWTN News).- The contrast between the “no” of man in the Garden of Eden and the “yes” of Mary at the Annunciation was the heart of Pope Francis’ message for the Solemnity of the Immaculate Conception, which he said is an opportunity for each person to renew […]
  • 'Unbelievable' – Persecuted Christian bishops denied UK visas December 8, 2016
    London, England, Dec 8, 2016 / 03:02 am (CNA/EWTN News).- U.K. officials drew strong criticism for denying visas to Middle East bishops from regions that have suffered Islamic State group persecution, preventing them from attending a cathedral consecration. “These are men who have pressing pastoral responsibilities as Christian areas held by ISIS are liberated,” said […]
  • Our Lady of Guadalupe Parish now a diocesan shrine in Denver December 8, 2016
    Denver, Colo., Dec 8, 2016 / 12:51 am (CNA).- Our Lady of Guadalupe Parish in Denver, Colorado was named a diocesan shrine by Archbishop Samuel J. Aquila last month. According to the archdiocesan decree, promulgated Nov. 10, the designation was made “because of its service to the Hispanic population and with the purpose of promoting […]
  • Ohio lawmakers revive 'heartbeat abortion' ban December 7, 2016
    Columbus, Ohio, Dec 7, 2016 / 04:15 pm (CNA/EWTN News).- Citing the prospect of a more favorable Supreme Court, Ohio legislators have passed a ban on abortions once an unborn child’s heartbeat can be detected. The bill was previously defeated twice in the Republican-controlled legislature. However, State Senate President Keith Faber said the bill was […]
  • Pope Francis: Through beauty, artists make the world better December 7, 2016
    Vatican City, Dec 7, 2016 / 02:36 pm (CNA/EWTN News).- Beauty, under the care of artists, has the ability to transform even the everyday lives of men and women, Pope Francis said in a message for the annual meeting of the Pontifical Academies on Tuesday. Vatican Secretary of State Cardinal Pietro Parolin delivered the Pope's […]
  • Women at the Vatican form association for solidarity December 7, 2016
    Vatican City, Dec 7, 2016 / 02:06 pm (CNA/EWTN News).- A new association for women working in the Vatican announced Wednesday provides a personal and professional network for women to offer support to each other and to the community. Called simply “Donne in Vaticano,” or “Women in the Vatican,” a Dec. 7 communique said the […]