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

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

Wed-Fri: 1:10PM

Sat:  5P (Confession at 4P)

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

Wed-Fri: 1:10P

Parish Calendar

May 28, 2019
  • God for Grown-Ups
    Starts: 6:00 pm
    Ends: May 28, 2019 - 8:00 pm

    Location: Our Lady of Tahoe parish hall


    Description:

    Join us for our adult religious education class. We will share a meal and learn about the Mass, catechism and church history.

May 30, 2019
  • Ascension of the Lord
    Starts: 12:00 am
    Ends: May 30, 2019 - 11:59 pm


    Description:

    On this day, the risen Christ, in the sight of His apostles, ascended bodily into Heaven.

May 31, 2019
  • Visitation of the Blessed Virgin Mary
    Starts: 12:00 am
    Ends: May 31, 2019 - 11:59 pm


    Description:

    The Feast of the Visitation of the Blessed Virgin Mary commemorates the visit of Mary, who is pregnant with Jesus, with her relative Elizabeth, who is pregnant with John the Baptist.

June 2, 2019
  • Ascension Sunday
    Starts: 12:00 am
    Ends: June 2, 2019 - 11:59 pm

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


    Description:

    A Holy Day of Obligation, The Feast of the Ascension traditionally falls on a Thursday, 40 days after Easter. However, in our Diocese, it has been transferred to Sunday.

News & Events

Christmas Dinner Tickets Are on Sale

  As you are aware, for the past number of years, we have had our annual Christmas party in the parish hall. To be sure, they were great events and one way of preparing and looking forward to the birth of the Lord. This year we would like to try something different. We have booked…

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No Daily Mass, October 21-23

There will be no daily Mass this week, Wednesday, October 21st through Friday, October 23rd, due to meetings. Masses on Saturday and Sunday will take place, as usual. Our normal Mass schedule will resume next week.

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Fall Clean-Up Was a Success!

Twenty-one people helped with our Fall Clean-Up on Saturday, October 3rd. Because so many turned out, we only had to work for two hours.  

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Welcome, Anna!

On Sunday, 9/20/2015, Anna Strabala was welcomed into Our Lady of Tahoe Catholic Church. Pictured with Anna is her sponsor, Henri Maroney. A “cross” cake, baked by Betty Hicks, was enjoyed by everyone after the 10 o’clock Mass. Congratulations, Anna, and welcome home.

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Fall Clean-Up on October 3rd

The weather looks good for our Fall Clean-Up, which is scheduled for Saturday, October 3rd from 9:00 AM until noon. We hope everyone can come out and help clean up the parish grounds. We need people to pick up pine cones and rake pine needles. Garden gloves and hats are recommended, and please bring a rake if…

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Scripture Class

Father Oliver teaches a Scripture Class each week. Please come join us in the Father John K. Bain Pastoral Center (parish hall) on Wednesdays at 10:00 AM, while we study the Gospel of Luke. Usually, about a dozen people attend these classes. However, in the summer, we have had as many as twenty-two! It’s a comfortable…

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Columbus Day Dinner on October 17th

The Men’s Fellowship hosts its annual Columbus Day dinner on Saturday, October 17th at 7:00 PM in the Father John K. Bain Pastoral Center (parish hall). We will be serving spaghetti and meatballs. Tickets for adults are 2 for $25. Children (ages 2-10) will be admitted free of charge. We will be selling raffles tickets for a…

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Papal Visit 2015

Pope Francis will be in the United States from September 22nd until September 27th. The theme of his Apostolic Journey is: Love is Our Mission. The Pope will visit Washington, DC, where he will make history as the first pontiff to speak to a joint session of congress. Next, he will visit New York City…

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Registration for Religious Education Ends Soon

Registration for 1st Communion, Confirmation and Intermediate Classes is taking place until September 13th. Registration packets are available for pickup before and after all Masses at the entrance to the church, or fill out this form to register or for more information A mandatory welcome meeting for all parents and guardians will be held at…

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Mass for Father Richard DeMolen

Father Richard DeMolen, the pastor at Our Lady of Tahoe Catholic Church from 2002-2010, passed away on Sunday evening, August 30, 2015 due to complications of a stroke. He was 77 years old. We will celebrate Mass for the repose of Father Richard’s soul at Our Lady of Tahoe Catholic Church on Thursday, September 10, 2015 at 5:30…

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Register Now for Religious Education

Registration for 1st Communion, Confirmation and Intermediate Classes is taking place until September 13th. Registration packets are available for pickup before and after all Masses at the entrance to the church, or please see our Religious Education Enrollment Page for more information and to sign up. A mandatory welcome meeting for all parents and guardians…

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Registration Begins for Religious Education

Registration for 1st Communion, Confirmation and Intermediate Classes is taking place until September 13th. Registration packets are available for pickup before and after all Masses at the entrance to the church. A mandatory welcome meeting for all parents and guardians will be held at 9:00 AM on Sunday, September 13th in the Father John K. Bain…

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Bishop Calvo to Celebrate Mass

On Sunday, August 16th, Bishop Calvo will pay a Pastoral visit to celebrate Mass at Our Lady of Tahoe. Please mark your calendars so that, if at all possible, you can attend the 10:00 AM Mass on that day and join us in welcoming our fine Bishop. Bishop Randolph Calvo is the seventh Bishop of Reno, ordained to the episcopate and…

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A Catholic’s Divorce Survival Guide

Do you know anyone who is divorced? Nearly everyone is affected by divorce; whether it’s you, or a family member, or a co-worker. Divorce happens…and it hurts. The Catholic’s Divorce Survival Guide Program is a 12-week DVD/discussion program beginning Sunday, September 6, 2015 at 3-5 p.m. in the “Gathering Room” at St. Albert’s Catholic Church, 1259 St.…

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No Daily Mass for Two Weeks

The daily Masses normally scheduled for July 15-17 and July 22-24 have been cancelled because of the trip to Ireland & Scotland. Masses on Saturday and Sunday will be held as usual. The normal Mass schedule will resume the week of July 26th.

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Special Meeting on our Church Remodel

There will be a special meeting of the Parish Council on Monday, July 13th to discuss the Church Master Plan. Mike Quilici, Director of Development & Stewardship at the Diocese of Reno, and Mercedes de la Garza, architect, will be in attendance. Parishioners are welcome.We want to thank those who attended the Town Hall meetings on May…

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Church Remodel Update

We want to thank those who attended the Town Hall meetings on May 27th and June 3rd, regarding the possibility of a church remodel as part of our Master Plan. Most of you were favorable to Phase II for improvements to the interior. The Parish Council, Finance Council and Father Oliver have taken into account the ideas,…

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Church Remodel Meetings

Father Oliver and the Parish Council invite you to join us for “Town Hall” meetings for our parishioners and visitors May 27th and June 3rd at 7:00 PM in the parish hall regarding the possibility of a church remodel. The presentation will include an overview of two options: The first is to remodel the interior of…

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Spring Clean-Up Rescheduled… Again

Because of the rain we have been getting, our spring clean-up has been postponed yet again. It has been rescheduled for Saturday, May 30th from 9:00 AM until noon. We hope everyone can come out and help clean up the parish grounds. We need people to pick up pine cones and rake pine needles. Garden gloves and…

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Solemnity of the Most Holy Trinity

  The fundamental dogma, on which everything in Christianity is based, is that of the Blessed Trinity in whose name all Christians are baptized. The feast of the Blessed Trinity needs to be understood and  celebrated as a prolongation of the mysteries of Christ, and as the solemn expression of our faith in this triune…

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Parish Council Election

The Parish Council election for this year will be held in June. There are two (2) positions open. The deadline for nominations was May 24th. Nominees will be contacted by Parish Council members and asked to write a short resume to appear in the parish bulletin for June 7th. Resumes must be submitted by June 2nd.The…

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Solemnity of the Most Holy Body and Blood of Christ

 by Vicente Juan Masip Corpus Christi (Body and Blood of Christ) is a Eucharistic solemnity, or better, the solemn commemoration of the institution of that sacrament. It is, moreover, the Church’s official act of homage and gratitude to Christ, who by instituting the Holy Eucharist gave to the Church her greatest treasure. Holy Thursday,assuredly, marks…

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Ministry Fair

 The Women’s Guild is holding a Ministry Fair in the parish hall on Sunday, June 14, 2015. After each Mass – 8:00 AM, 10:00 AM and 12:15 AM – we invite anyone who is interested to visit the various booths at the fair, and learn about the ministries in our parish. It is also an…

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Trip to Ireland & Scotland

Parishioners are accompanying Father Oliver of Our Lady of Tahoe, Father Dan Hussey (Elko) and Father Michael Reardon (Whittier) on an 11-day trip to Ireland and Scotland, taking place July 13-23, 2015. Highlights include the Cliffs of Moher, the Hill of Tara, Slane Abbey, Knock Sanctuary, Dublin, Belfast, the Titanic experience, Glasgow, Edinburgh and Loch…

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World Meeting of Families – Philadelphia 2015

 Held every three years and sponsored by the Holy See’s Pontifical Council for the Family, the World Meeting of Families is the world’s largest Catholic gathering of families.Scheduled for September 22-27, the theme of the World Meeting of Families – Philadelphia 2015 is “Love Is Our Mission: The Family Fully Alive,” emphasizing the impact of the love and life of…

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CSA 2015 Success

This year’s CSA has been another success! To everyone who participated, thank you very much for your generosity. Click the image on the right to view the thank you letter from Bishop Calvo. So far, we have received pledges of over $51,000, which far exceeds our goal of $42,074. Our participation rate is over 50%,…

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Catholic Services Appeal 2015

It is that time of the year for the CSA (Catholic Service Appeal) KICK OFF. We are asked this year to think about “WHO WE ARE” and “WHAT WE DO” to serve the Lord. You may answer “I go to church, I give to the weekly offering, and help out around the church when asked.”…

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Join Us in Praying the Way of the Cross

Everyone, Visitors and parishioners alike are invited to Outdoor (weather permitting) Stations of the cross . On Good Friday, April 19, 2019 , 12 Noon . To be followed by The Passion of The Lord (Liturgy of Good Friday) at 3 PM.

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Holy Week Schedule

Visitors are welcome to join the Choir on practices and Mass. 04/18/2019: Holy Thursday 5:30 to 6:30 PM – Choir Practice for Holy Thursday 7:00 PM – Mass 04/19/2019: Good Friday 10:30 to 11:30 AM – Choir Practice Noon to 1 PM – Outdoor Stations of the Cross ( Led by music ministry) 1 PM…

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St. Patrick’s Day Dinner 17 March 2019

The Men’s Fellowship is hosting its annual Saint Patrick Dinner on Sunday, March 17, 2018 in the Father John K. Bain Pastoral Center (parish hall). On the menu are shepherd’s pie, and Irish stew, and corned beef and cabbage. There will be apple pie and cheesecake for dessert. Social Hour begins at 4:00 PM, and…

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God for Grown-Ups 26 February 2019

Join us at our adult religious education class on the fourth Tuesday of each month at 6:00 PM in the Fr. John K. Bain Pastoral Center (Parish Hall). We enjoy a supper, then Nathan Goode leads us in a class. This month we will learn about Martin Luther and the Protestant Reformation, as well as…

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Meet and Greet 12 February 2019 Canceled

    Unfortunately with the upcoming storm predictions for Tuesday night we are going to have to cancel this month’s meet and greet night. Considering how bad the last few storms have been, we do not want to risk the safety of any of our parishioners. We will continue with our monthly meet and greet in March weather…

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Holy Week Mass Schedule

We hope you all join us in celebrating the Paschal Mystery, the passion, and death of our Lord, Jesus Christ. .  Masses will be held as follows: Palm Sunday – Sunday, April 14th Saturday April 13th at 5PM Sunday April 14th at 8AM Sunday April 14th at 11:30AM Holy Thursday – Thursday, April 18th Thursday…

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Bulletin 26 May 2019

We rejoice in the risen Lord who dwells among us. Through the Holy Spirit, we too shall see the Father who sent him.

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Parish Calendar

May 28, 2019
  • God for Grown-Ups
    Starts: 6:00 pm
    Ends: May 28, 2019 - 8:00 pm

    Location: Our Lady of Tahoe parish hall


    Description:

    Join us for our adult religious education class. We will share a meal and learn about the Mass, catechism and church history.

May 30, 2019
  • Ascension of the Lord
    Starts: 12:00 am
    Ends: May 30, 2019 - 11:59 pm


    Description:

    On this day, the risen Christ, in the sight of His apostles, ascended bodily into Heaven.

May 31, 2019
  • Visitation of the Blessed Virgin Mary
    Starts: 12:00 am
    Ends: May 31, 2019 - 11:59 pm


    Description:

    The Feast of the Visitation of the Blessed Virgin Mary commemorates the visit of Mary, who is pregnant with Jesus, with her relative Elizabeth, who is pregnant with John the Baptist.

June 2, 2019
  • Ascension Sunday
    Starts: 12:00 am
    Ends: June 2, 2019 - 11:59 pm

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


    Description:

    A Holy Day of Obligation, The Feast of the Ascension traditionally falls on a Thursday, 40 days after Easter. However, in our Diocese, it has been transferred to Sunday.

RSS Daily Readings

  • Sixth Sunday of Easter May 26, 2019
    Reading 1 Acts 15:1-2, 22-29 Some who had come down from Judea were instructing the brothers,"Unless you are circumcised according to the Mosaic practice,you cannot be saved."Because there arose no little dissension and debateby Paul and Barnabas with them,it was decided that Paul, Barnabas, and some of the othersshould go up to Jerusalem to the […]
  • Saturday of the Fifth Week of Easter May 25, 2019
    Reading 1 Acts 16:1-10 Paul reached also Derbe and Lystrawhere there was a disciple named Timothy,the son of a Jewish woman who was a believer,but his father was a Greek.The brothers in Lystra and Iconium spoke highly of him,and Paul wanted him to come along with him.On account of the Jews of that region, Paul […]
  • Friday of the Fifth Week of Easter May 24, 2019
    Reading 1 Acts 15:22-31 The Apostles and presbyters, in agreement with the whole Church,decided to choose representativesand to send them to Antioch with Paul and Barnabas. The ones chosen were Judas, who was called Barsabbas,and Silas, leaders among the brothers.This is the letter delivered by them:"The Apostles and the presbyters, your brothers,to the brothers in […]

RSS CNA News

  • Pope Francis: The Lord invites us to open our hearts to the Holy Spirit May 26, 2019
    Vatican City, May 26, 2019 / 05:02 am (CNA).- Pope Francis said Sunday that the Church cannot remain static because the Holy Spirit guides the Church along the paths of history. “The Lord today invites us to open our hearts to the gift of the Holy Spirit,” Pope Francis said May 26. The mission of […]
  • Catholic bishops lament setbacks for Holy Land peace, but call for a better path May 25, 2019
    Jerusalem, May 25, 2019 / 03:01 pm (CNA).- Peace, mutual equality, and respect must be the foundation of progress in Israeli-Palestinian relations, despite continued setbacks, the Assembly of Catholic Ordinaries of the Holy Land said this week. Continuing difficulties in Palestine and Israel have caused many people to question “whether international diplomacy and the peace […]
  • Pope Francis appoints new head of Vatican’s interreligious dialogue May 25, 2019
    Vatican City, May 25, 2019 / 08:28 am (CNA).- Pope Francis appointed Spanish Bishop Miguel Ayuso Guixot Saturday as president of the Pontifical Council for Interreligious Dialogue. Guixot succeeds Cardinal Jean Louis Tauran, who led the Vatican dicastery for over ten years until his death in July 2018. As a priest in the Comboni Missionary […]
  • Pope Francis: 'Abortion is never the answer' May 25, 2019
    Vatican City, May 25, 2019 / 06:25 am (CNA).- Pope Francis said Saturday that abortion is never the answer to difficult prenatal diagnoses, calling selective abortion of the disabled the “expression of an inhuman eugenics mentality.” “Fear and hostility towards disability often lead to the choice of abortion, configuring it as a practice of ‘prevention,’” […]
  • How this mom of disabled children is helping others to 'accept the gift' May 25, 2019
    Berlin, NJ, May 25, 2019 / 04:00 am (CNA).- Kelly Mantoan doesn’t have a lot of free time. Between mothering 5 children, homeschooling some of them, getting her two youngest sons on the school bus on time, and juggling a writing career and a successful blog, she has a full schedule. Her days even look […]
  • Saint statue vandalized at Ukrainian Catholic cathedral in Canada May 24, 2019
    Winnipeg, Canada, May 24, 2019 / 05:13 pm (CNA).- St. Vladimir died of old age in 1015, but his modern-day statue in Canada met a much more gruesome end. The rector of Sts Volodymyr and Olga Cathedral in Winnipeg said he is “devastated” after a statue of St. Vladimir was found decapitated Tuesday. The head, […]
  • Do sports, make friends, Pope says May 24, 2019
    Vatican City, May 24, 2019 / 04:42 pm (CNA).- In an address at a gathering of 6,000 young Italian soccer fans Friday, Pope Francis encouraged the sports enthusiasts to play sports in order to build friendships and teamwork, as an alternative to surface-level friendships made through technology. “Sport is a great opportunity to learn to […]