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

January 17, 2017
  • Parish Council
    Starts: 6:00 pm
    Ends: January 17, 2017 - 8:00 pm

    Location: Our Lady of Tahoe parish hall


January 23, 2017
  • Pray for Unborn Children
    Starts: 12:00 am
    Ends: January 23, 2017 - 11:59 pm


    Description:

    A Day of Prayer for the Legal Protection of Unborn Children on the anniversary of the 1973 Supreme Court decision of Roe v. Wade.

January 24, 2017
  • WebTech
    Starts: 6:00 pm
    Ends: January 24, 2017 - 8:00 pm

    Location: Our Lady of Tahoe parish hall


    Description:

    Join us as we learn how to use the parish website and other technology.

January 25, 2017
  • Finance Council
    Starts: 8:00 am
    Ends: January 25, 2017 - 9:00 am

    Location: Our Lady of Tahoe parish hall


    Description:

    Quarterly meeting.

Looking Ahead

St. Valentine’s Day 14 February 2017

Valentine’s Day, also called Saint Valentine’s Day or the Feast of Saint Valentine, is an annual holiday celebrated on February 14. It originated as a Western Christian liturgical feast day honoring one or more early saints named Valentinus, and is recognized as a significant cultural and commercial celebration in many regions around the world, although…

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Ash Wednesday 1 March 2017

Mass is celebrated at 9:00 AM & 5:30 PM on Ash Wednesday. A day of fasting, Ash Wednesday is the first day of Lent. It occurs 46 days (40 fasting days, if the 6 Sundays, which are not days of fast, are excluded) before Easter and can fall as early as 4 February or as…

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Lent 1 March 2017

During Lent, we will celebrate daily Mass at 9:00 AM, Wednesday through Friday. Stations of the Cross will take place every Friday at 5:30 PM. Lent is a solemn religious observance in the liturgical calendar of many Christian denominations that begins on Ash Wednesday and covers a period of approximately six weeks before Easter Sunday.…

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Day of Prayer for the Legal Protection of Unborn Children 23 January 2017

The over 56 million abortions since the 1973 decisions of Roe v. Wade and Doe v. Bolton reflect with heartbreaking magnitude what Pope Francis means by a “throwaway culture.” However, we have great trust in God’s providence. We are reminded time and again in Scripture to seek the Lord’s help, and as people of faith,…

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Parish Council 17 January 2017

Our Parish Council meeting has been rescheduled to Tuesday, January 17, 2017 at 6:00 PM in the Father K. Bain Pastoral Center (parish hall). All parishioners are welcome.

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Bulletin 15 January 2017

Our Gospel Reading today is quite short. However, it contains an important revelation from St. John the Baptist about Jesus, our Lord and Savior. John the Baptist testifies, “I saw the Spirit come down like a dove from heaven and remain upon him.” We are fond in the Church to use the symbol of the…

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Outreach 13 January 2017

We ask volunteers to come on Friday, January 13th, 9:00 AM – 12:00 PM, to help distribute food into boxes, then again on Saturday, January 14th, 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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Men’s Fellowship 12 January 2017

Join us in the “Living Room” at “Casey’s An American Cantina” for our monthly meeting. The room is reserved 5:00 PM – 8:00 PM. We will have dinner at 6:00 PM.

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Charity Thursday 12 January 2017

Join us at Casey’s restaurant in Round Hill Shopping Center any time of the day on Thursday, January 12th for Charity Thursday. All day long, 10% of what you spend there will go to the Men’s Fellowship Youth Scholarship Fund.

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Lectio Divina 11 January 2017

This month’s Lectio Divina has been cancelled because of severe weather. Join us on February 8, 2017 at 7:00 PM in the Father John K. Bain Pastoral Center (parish hall) for prayer, meditation and snacks!

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Ordinary Time 10 January 2016

Ordinary Time refers to a season of the Christian liturgical calendar, particularly the calendar of the ordinary form of the Roman rite of the Catholic Church, although some other churches in Western Christianity also use the term. The English name “Ordinary time” translates the Latin term tempus per annum (literally “time through the year”). Since…

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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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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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Bulletin 8 January 2017

Today the Church celebrates the Solemnity of the Epiphany. The word “epiphany” comes from the Greek epiphainen, a verb that means “to shine upon,” “to manifest,” or “to make known.” What the Church celebrates today is the manifestation of our Lord Jesus Christ to the whole world; after being made known to the shepherds of Bethlehem,…

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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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Bulletin 1 January 2017

On this, the first day of January, in the year of Our Lord, 2017, we celebrate the Solemnity of Mary, the Mother of God. We must see this feast in its proper context. At the heart of the celebration is a statement of Christian faith which is, “The Child that Mary conceived by the power…

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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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Bulletin 25 December 2016

It is Christmas! Our Gospel reading on this festive holy day is the opening words of the Gospel of John. St. John says, “The true light, which enlightens everyone, was coming into the world. He was in the world, and the world came to be through him.” That is why we celebrate today.

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Bulletin 18 December 2016

We may be thinking of decorations, gifts and Christmas dinners. However, the question we should be asking is “Are our souls ready for Christmas?” That should be the most important part of our Advent preparation. Is God present within us? Are we ready to welcome Christ? Do we acknowledge our need to be prepared for…

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Christmas Season Schedule 2016

As we journey through this Advent season, this time of preparation, Father Oliver would like to take this opportunity to wish you and your family a blessed, happy and holy Christmas. Benedictions and peace for the New Year of 2017.

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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! Our reading is Matthew 1:18-24.

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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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Bulletin 11 December 2016

Today, the Third Sunday of Advent, we celebrate Gaudete Sunday. Gaudete means “rejoice.” Although Advent is a season of penitence and preparation, today is always set aside by the Church to relax and rejoice in the Lord. All of our readings today deal with Christian joy. This may seem not in keeping with the overall…

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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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Day of Prayer for the Legal Protection of Unborn Children 23 January 2017

The over 56 million abortions since the 1973 decisions of Roe v. Wade and Doe v. Bolton reflect with heartbreaking magnitude what Pope Francis means by a “throwaway culture.” However, we have great trust in God’s providence. We are reminded time and again in Scripture to seek the Lord’s help, and as people of faith,…

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Parish Council 17 January 2017

Our Parish Council meeting has been rescheduled to Tuesday, January 17, 2017 at 6:00 PM in the Father K. Bain Pastoral Center (parish hall). All parishioners are welcome.

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Outreach 13 January 2017

We ask volunteers to come on Friday, January 13th, 9:00 AM – 12:00 PM, to help distribute food into boxes, then again on Saturday, January 14th, 9:00 AM – 10:30 AM, to assist the families that come to our parish hall to receive their food boxes.

Read More

Men’s Fellowship 12 January 2017

Join us in the “Living Room” at “Casey’s An American Cantina” for our monthly meeting. The room is reserved 5:00 PM – 8:00 PM. We will have dinner at 6:00 PM.

Read More

Charity Thursday 12 January 2017

Join us at Casey’s restaurant in Round Hill Shopping Center any time of the day on Thursday, January 12th for Charity Thursday. All day long, 10% of what you spend there will go to the Men’s Fellowship Youth Scholarship Fund.

Read More

Lectio Divina 11 January 2017

This month’s Lectio Divina has been cancelled because of severe weather. Join us on February 8, 2017 at 7:00 PM in the Father John K. Bain Pastoral Center (parish hall) for prayer, meditation and snacks!

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Parish Calendar

January 17, 2017
  • Parish Council
    Starts: 6:00 pm
    Ends: January 17, 2017 - 8:00 pm

    Location: Our Lady of Tahoe parish hall


January 23, 2017
  • Pray for Unborn Children
    Starts: 12:00 am
    Ends: January 23, 2017 - 11:59 pm


    Description:

    A Day of Prayer for the Legal Protection of Unborn Children on the anniversary of the 1973 Supreme Court decision of Roe v. Wade.

January 24, 2017
  • WebTech
    Starts: 6:00 pm
    Ends: January 24, 2017 - 8:00 pm

    Location: Our Lady of Tahoe parish hall


    Description:

    Join us as we learn how to use the parish website and other technology.

January 25, 2017
  • Finance Council
    Starts: 8:00 am
    Ends: January 25, 2017 - 9:00 am

    Location: Our Lady of Tahoe parish hall


    Description:

    Quarterly meeting.

RSS Daily Readings

  • Monday of the Second Week in Ordinary Time January 16, 2017
    Reading 1 Heb5:1-10Brothers and sisters:Every high priest is taken from among menand made their representative before God,to offer gifts and sacrifices for sins.He is able to deal patiently with the ignorant and erring,for he himself is beset by weaknessand so, for this reason, must make sin offerings for himselfas well as for the people.No one […]
  • Second Sunday in Ordinary Time January 15, 2017
    Reading 1 Is 49:3, 5-6The LORD said to me: You are my servant,Israel, through whom I show my glory.Now the LORD has spokenwho formed me as his servant from the womb,that Jacob may be brought back to himand Israel gathered to him;and I am made glorious in the sight of the LORD,and my God is […]
  • Saturday of the First Week in Ordinary Time January 14, 2017
    Reading 1 Heb 4:12-16The word of God is living and effective,sharper than any two-edged sword,penetrating even between soul and spirit,joints and marrow,and able to discern reflections and thoughts of the heart.No creature is concealed from him,but everything is naked and exposed to the eyes of himto whom we must render an account.Since we have a […]

RSS CNA News

  • Attorney General nominee would consider cracking down on porn January 17, 2017
    Washington D.C., Jan 16, 2017 / 05:17 pm (CNA/EWTN News).- The new nominee for U.S. Attorney General has said that he would “vigorously” enforce obscenity laws, a move which one expert described as a step forward in fighting pornography and violence against women. Sen. Jeff Sessions (R-Ala.), during his first confirmation hearing last week to […]
  • Cardinal Caffarra explains the reasons behind the dubia January 16, 2017
    Bologna, Italy, Jan 16, 2017 / 04:44 pm (CNA/EWTN News).- In an interview with an Italian daily published Saturday, Cardinal Carlo Caffarra discussed at length the questions which exist about the interpretation of Amoris laetitia, Pope Francis' apostolic exhortation on love in the family. Cardinal Caffarra, the emeritus Archbishop of Bologna who was head of […]
  • Philippines blocks websites over child pornography concerns January 16, 2017
    Manila, Philippines, Jan 16, 2017 / 11:36 am (CNA/EWTN News).- The Philippines government has blocked several commonly accessed pornography websites, on both desktop and portable devices, citing child pornography laws. The country’s National Telecommunications Commission told CNN that it had ordered all ISPs in the nation to block access to the sites, beginning January 14. […]
  • Pope sends condolences to Kyrgyz town devastated by plane crash January 16, 2017
    Vatican City, Jan 16, 2017 / 10:14 am (CNA/EWTN News).- Pope Francis Monday sent a telegram to survivors of a cargo plane crash in the Central Asian country of Kyrgyzstan, expressing his sorrow for all those who died and sending his prayers for the rescue efforts. “Deeply saddened to learn of the tragic crash of […]
  • When you think of MLK, don't forget the faith that inspired him January 16, 2017
    Washington D.C., Jan 16, 2017 / 03:39 am (CNA/EWTN News).- Martin Luther King Day is a time to promote racial harmony in America and honor the slain civil rights leader who was “inspired by the teachings of Christ,” said the head of the Knights of Peter Claver. “Considering that so many 'church-going folks' were supporting […]
  • Dinner and a warm place to sleep: How Rome is reaching out to the homeless January 15, 2017
    Rome, Italy, Jan 15, 2017 / 04:02 pm (CNA/EWTN News).- As colder weather settled over Rome last week, two area charities have found ways to reach out to those without food or shelter during the cold winter nights: one by turning a church into a temporary shelter, another by partnering with a newly-opened McDonald’s near […]
  • If you're tempted to gossip, 'bite your tongue,' Pope Francis says January 15, 2017
    Vatican City, Jan 15, 2017 / 11:19 am (CNA/EWTN News).- Pope Francis Sunday traveled to a parish on the outskirts of Rome where he visited a priest suffering from a severe form of ALS and celebrated Mass, warning parishioners, as he often does, of the harm gossiping does to a community. When we read the […]