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

November 23, 2017
  • Thanksgiving Day
    Starts: 12:00 am
    Ends: November 23, 2017 - 11:59 pm


    Description:

    A day of giving thanks for the blessing of the harvest and of the preceding year.

Looking Ahead

Advent 3 December 2017

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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Christmas Party 10 December 2017

Our annual Christmas Party will take place on Sunday, December 10th at 4:00 PM in the Fr. John K. Bain Pastoral Center (parish hall). Tickets will be available after Mass, beginning November 11th.

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Feast of Our Lady of Guadalupe 12 December 2017

Mass is at 5:30 PM on Tuesday, December 12th. It will include mariachi festival music & liturgical dance, and Dr. Al Bisbee will give a talk on the Virgin of Guadalupe. After Mass, a festival meal will be prepared by the Mexican community in the parish hall. Since 1531, Our Lady of Guadalupe, or the…

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Thanksgiving 23 November 2017

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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Parish Council 14 November 2017

Our Parish Council meets on the second Tuesday of each month 6:30 PM in the Father K. Bain Pastoral Center (parish hall). All parishioners are welcome.

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Veterans Day 11 November 2017

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 8 November 2017

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

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PGC Awareness Session 8 November 2017

An awareness session has been scheduled for Wednesday, November 8th at 6:30 PM in the John K. Bain Pastoral Center (parish hall).

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Scripture Class 8 November 2017

Please join us this week, as we continue studying the Parables of Jesus. 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 classes. It’s a comfortable and informal environment, and…

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Wine Dinner 5 November 2017

Join us on Sunday, November 5th at 6:00 PM at the Lake Tahoe Resort Hotel for a fundraiser in honor of the Virgin of Guadalupe Celebration. The three course meal will feature wine from Mount Aukum Winery in El Dorado County. Tickets are $40 per person. Valet parking is complimentary.

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Daylight Saving Time Ends 5 November 2017

Beginning in 2007, the Energy Policy Act required that Daylight Saving Time end the 1st Sunday in November. This year, it ends on Sunday, November 5th at 2:00 AM. We will move our clocks back, which means we get to wake up an hour later. So, you’ll have no excuse if you miss Mass!

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Tree Decoration 4 November 2017

In anticipation of the Christmas season, we will be decorating the trees around the Pietà, behind the church. Please join us on Saturday, November 4th 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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Outreach 3 November 2017

We ask volunteers to come on Friday, November 3rd, 9:00 AM – 12:00 PM, to help distribute food into boxes, then again on Saturday, November 4th, 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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Finance Council 3 November 2017

The Finance Council will meet upstairs in the Father John K. Bain Pastoral Center (parish hall) on Friday, November 3, 2017 at 8:00 AM.

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Men’s Fellowship 2 November 2017

Join us in the Fr. John K. Bain Pastoral Center (parish hall). Cocktails at 6:00 PM. Dinner at 6:30 PM. The Men’s Fellowship consists of men of the parish who meet in a social atmosphere for a dinner and meeting on the 1st Thursday of each month. This is a great way to meet other…

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All Souls’ Day 2 November 2017

On Thursday, November 2nd, The Commemoration of All the Faithful Departed, Mass is celebrated at 9:00 AM & 5:30 PM. Please let us have the names of your deceased relatives and friends. Their names will be inscribed in the Book of the Living throughout the month of November. All Souls’ Day, in Christianity, is a…

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PGC Awareness Session 1 November 2017

An awareness session has been scheduled for Wednesday, November 1st at 6:30 PM in the John K. Bain Pastoral Center (parish hall).

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All Saints’ Day 1 November 2017

On Wednesday, November 1st, Mass is celebrated at 9:00 AM & 5:30 PM. All Saints’ Day, also known as All Hallows, Day of All the Saints, Solemnity of All Saints, or Feast of All Saints is a solemnity celebrated on November 1st by the Roman Catholic Church and various Protestant denominations, and on the first…

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Scripture Class 1 November 2017

Please join us this week, as we continue studying the Parables of Jesus. 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 classes. It’s a comfortable and informal environment, and…

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Guest Priest for 29 October 2017

Our Lady of Tahoe welcomes Father John K. Bain this weekend as he fills in for Father Oliver at the Saturday and Sunday Masses. Father John was the pastor of our parish from July 1979 until July 2003.

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No Daily Mass 25-27 October 2017

Father Oliver is out of town, so there is no daily Mass on the following days: Wednesday, October 25, 2017 Thursday, October 26, 2017 Friday, October 27, 2017 Daily Mass will begin again on Wednesday, November 1, 2017

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High Desert Catholic October/November 2017

High Desert Catholic is the magazine of the Diocese of Reno. This month’s featured article is “‘Divine Renovation’ and the Renewal of St. Francis of Assisi Parish.”

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Scripture Class 25 October 2017

Please join us this week, as we continue studying the Parables of Jesus. 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 classes. It’s a comfortable and informal environment, and…

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Guest Priest for 22 October 2017

Our Lady of Tahoe welcomes Father John Corona this weekend as he fills in for Father Oliver at the Saturday and Sunday Masses. Father John was born and raised in Wappingers Falls, NY, where his parents owned an Italian bakery and grocery store. In 1955, he graduated from Siena College, a Franciscan college in Loudenville,…

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No Daily Mass 18-20 October 2017

Father Oliver is out of town, so there is no daily Mass on the following days: Wednesday, October 18, 2017 Thursday, October 19, 2017 Friday, October 20, 2017 Also, there will be no daily Mass on October 25-27, 2017. Daily Mass will begin again on Wednesday, November 1, 2017

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Scripture Class 18 October 2017

Please join us this week, as we continue studying the Parables of Jesus. 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 classes. It’s a comfortable and informal environment, and…

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Outreach 13 October 2017

We ask volunteers to come on Friday, October 13th, 9:00 AM – 12:00 PM, to help distribute food into boxes, then again on Saturday, October 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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Columbus Day 12 October 2017

Columbus Day is a national holiday in many countries in the Americas and elsewhere which officially celebrates the anniversary of Christopher Columbus’ arrival in and discovery of the American Continent, which happened on October 12, 1492. Columbus Day first became an official state holiday in Colorado in 1906, and became a federal holiday in the…

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Lectio Divina 11 October 2017

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

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PGC Awareness Session 11 October 2017

An awareness session has been scheduled for Wednesday, October 11th at 6:30 PM in the John K. Bain Pastoral Center (parish hall).

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Scripture Class 11 September 2017

Please join us this week, as we continue studying the Parables of Jesus. 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 classes. It’s a comfortable and informal environment, and…

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Thanksgiving 23 November 2017

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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Parish Council 14 November 2017

Our Parish Council meets on the second Tuesday of each month 6:30 PM in the Father K. Bain Pastoral Center (parish hall). All parishioners are welcome.

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Lectio Divina 8 November 2017

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

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PGC Awareness Session 8 November 2017

An awareness session has been scheduled for Wednesday, November 8th at 6:30 PM in the John K. Bain Pastoral Center (parish hall).

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Scripture Class 8 November 2017

Please join us this week, as we continue studying the Parables of Jesus. 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 classes. It’s a comfortable and informal environment, and…

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Wine Dinner 5 November 2017

Join us on Sunday, November 5th at 6:00 PM at the Lake Tahoe Resort Hotel for a fundraiser in honor of the Virgin of Guadalupe Celebration. The three course meal will feature wine from Mount Aukum Winery in El Dorado County. Tickets are $40 per person. Valet parking is complimentary.

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Bulletin 12 November 2017

“Therefore, stay awake, for you know neither the day nor the hour.” Christ cautions us often concerning our sense of conversion and timing. It has a lot to do with procrastination — that is, putting something off or delaying something which needs to be accomplished.

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Parish Calendar

November 23, 2017
  • Thanksgiving Day
    Starts: 12:00 am
    Ends: November 23, 2017 - 11:59 pm


    Description:

    A day of giving thanks for the blessing of the harvest and of the preceding year.

RSS Daily Readings

  • Memorial of Saint Elizabeth of Hungary, Religious November 17, 2017
    Reading 1 Wis 13:1-9 All men were by nature foolish who were in ignorance of God,and who from the good things seen did not succeed in knowing him who is,and from studying the works did not discern the artisan;But either fire, or wind, or the swift air,or the circuit of the stars, or the mighty […]
  • Thursday of the Thirty-second Week in Ordinary Time November 16, 2017
    Reading 1 Wis 7:22b–8:1 In Wisdom is a spiritintelligent, holy, unique,Manifold, subtle, agile,clear, unstained, certain,Not baneful, loving the good, keen,unhampered, beneficent, kindly,Firm, secure, tranquil,all-powerful, all-seeing,And pervading all spirits,though they be intelligent, pure and very subtle.For Wisdom is mobile beyond all motion,and she penetrates and pervades all things by reason of her purity.For she is an […]
  • Wednesday of the Thirty-second Week in Ordinary Time November 15, 2017
    Reading 1 Wis 6:1-11 Hear, O kings, and understand;learn, you magistrates of the earth's expanse!Hearken, you who are in power over the multitudeand lord it over throngs of peoples!Because authority was given you by the Lordand sovereignty by the Most High,who shall probe your works and scrutinize your counsels.Because, though you were ministers of his […]

RSS CNA News

  • Venerable Solanus Casey: the priest who answered the doorbell. November 17, 2017
    Vatican City, Nov 17, 2017 / 06:00 am (CNA/EWTN News).- Venerable Solanus Casey, a Capuchin priest from Wisconsin, was humble before all else, said the postulator of his cause for sainthood. The life of Venerable Solanus Casey is the story of his “humility, his simplicity, as well as his acceptance of whatever life gave him,” […]
  • Ahead of Myanmar visit, Pope says he's coming to promote peace November 17, 2017
    Vatican City, Nov 17, 2017 / 05:29 am (CNA/EWTN News).- On Friday Pope Francis sent a video greeting to the people of Myanmar ahead of his Nov. 27-30 trip, saying he is coming to proclaim the Gospel and promote peace in a country gripped by a heated humanitarian and political crisis surrounding the Rohingya Muslim […]
  • Who was Albino Luciani, the 'smiling Pope'? November 17, 2017
    Vatican City, Nov 17, 2017 / 03:01 am (CNA/EWTN News).- Last week Albino Luciani, better known by his papal name, John Paul I, took the next step on the path to sainthood. Yet apart from the fame garnered by various theories that sprouted due to the enigmatic nature of his death, for many little is […]
  • The story of an underground Catholic priest in China November 17, 2017
    Madrid, Spain, Nov 17, 2017 / 12:15 am (ACI Prensa).- Fr. Joseph of Jesus is a Chinese priest, faithful to the Catholic Church. Life is not easy for Catholics in China. Those who adhere to Rome are persecuted by the Chinese government, which only grants freedom of worship to those belonging to the state-controlled Patriotic […]
  • Europe must be built on responsible freedom, EU religious freedom envoy says November 17, 2017
    Vatican City, Nov 16, 2017 / 09:00 pm (CNA/EWTN News).- The European Union’s special envoy for religious freedom has called for “responsible freedom,” in the wake of the Vatican-based (Re)Thinking Europe conference, held Oct. 27 – 29 in the Vatican.   In an interview with CNA, EU Special Envoy Jan Figel stressed that “Christians should […]
  • House passes contentious tax plan despite bishops' warnings November 16, 2017
    Washington D.C., Nov 16, 2017 / 04:37 pm (CNA/EWTN News).- The House of Representatives on Thursday passed a major tax reform bill, which had drawn caution from the U.S. bishops, who had warned that it could place additional burdens on the working poor. With an official vote of 227-205, the bill was opposed by all […]
  • End of life care must acknowledge our mortality, Francis reminds physicians November 16, 2017
    Vatican City, Nov 16, 2017 / 03:05 pm (CNA/EWTN News).- In a message to medical professionals Thursday, Pope Francis said that when it comes to end-of-life care, treatments should always be based on human dignity and with the patient's best interests in mind. He also stressed that the various medical options provided must avoid the […]