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

September 20, 2019
  • TGIF
    Starts: 10:00 am
    Ends: September 20, 2019 - 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.

September 21, 2019
  • Saint Matthew, Apostle and Evangelist
    Starts: 12:00 am
    Ends: September 21, 2019 - 11:59 pm


September 24, 2019
  • God for Grown-Ups
    Starts: 6:00 pm
    Ends: September 24, 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.

News & Events

St. Thomas, Apostle 3 July 2018

Thomas the Apostle (Biblical Hebrew: תומאס הקדוש‎; Coptic: ⲑⲱⲙⲁⲥ; Classical Syriac: ܬܐܘܡܐ ܫܠܝܚܐ‎ Thoma Shliha; also called Didymus which means “the twin”) was one of the Twelve Apostles of Jesus, according to the New Testament. He is informally referred to as “Doubting Thomas” because he doubted Jesus’ resurrection when first told (in the Gospel of…

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Parish Retreat 30 June 2018

We will have a retreat at in the Eagle’s Wings room in the Tahoe Center at the Zephyr Point Presbyterian Conference Center on June 30th, 8:30 AM until 7:00 PM. Three simple meals will be provided. Confession will be available, and Mass will be celebrated. Fr. Matt Pennington, who is the pastor of Nativity of…

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Solemnity of Sts. Peter and Paul, Apostles 29 June 2018

The Feast of Saints Peter and Paul or Solemnity of Saints Peter and Paul is a liturgical feast in honor of the martyrdom in Rome of the apostles Saint Peter and Saint Paul, which is observed on 29 June. The celebration is of ancient origin, the date selected being the anniversary either of their death…

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God for Grown-Ups 26 June 2018

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 in a class. This month we will continue learning about the Liturgy of the Eucharist in the Mass. In…

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Nativity of John the Baptist 24 June 2018

Jesus called John the greatest of all those who had preceded him: “I tell you, among those born of women, no one is greater than John….” But John would have agreed completely with what Jesus added: “[Y]et the least in the kingdom of God is greater than he” (Luke 7:28). John spent his time in…

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2018 Parish Council Election Results

Congratulations to Nathan Goode and Donna Loscar on their election to the Parish Council!

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Father’s Day 17 June 2018

Father’s Day is a celebration honoring fathers and celebrating fatherhood, paternal bonds, and the influence of fathers in society. The tradition was said to be started from a memorial service held for a large group of men who died in a mining accident in Monongah, West Virginia in 1907. It was first proposed by Sonora…

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Flag Day 14 June 2018

Flag Day is celebrated on June 14. It commemorates the adoption of the flag of the United States, which happened on that day in 1777 by resolution of the Second Continental Congress. The United States Army also celebrates the Army Birthday on this date; Congress adopted “the American continental army” after reaching a consensus position…

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Lectio Divina 13 June 2018

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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Parish Council 12 June 2018

This month’s Parish Council meeting has been cancelled. Our Parish Council normally 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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2018 Parish Council Election

Two seats on the Parish Council are up for election in June. The council is comprised of one appointed and four elected members. Resumes for each candidate will be published with the Sunday bulletin for June 10th. Ballots will be available beginning on June 9th at the 5 o’clock Mass. Ballots can be returned before…

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High Desert Catholic – June/July 2018

High Desert Catholic is the magazine of the Diocese of Reno. This month’s featured article is “The Cathedral: Then and Now,” a look at the cathedral’s foundation of faith.

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Outreach 8 June 2018

We ask volunteers to come on Friday, June 8th, 9:00 AM – 12:00 PM, to help distribute food into boxes, then again on Saturday, June 9th, 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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Most Sacred Heart of Jesus 8 June 2018

The Solemnity of the Most Sacred Heart of Jesus falls 19 days after Pentecost, on a Friday. The devotion to the Sacred Heart is one of the most widely practiced and well-known Roman Catholic devotions, taking Jesus Christ’s physical heart as the representation of his divine love for humanity. According to the Gospel of John…

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Men’s Fellowship 7 June 2018

Join us in the Fr. John K. Bain Pastoral Center (parish hall) on the first Thursday of each month. Cocktails at 6:00 PM. Dinner at 7:00 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…

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Protecting God’s Children 5 June 2018

PGC awareness sessions are held on the first Tuesday of each month. All sessions are held in the Fr. John K. Bain Pastoral Center (parish hall) at 6:30pm. Please register on VIRTUS Online, and contact Jan Roman-Gonzales, our PGC Coordinator, to make sure she knows you’re attending. All volunteers who come in contact with children…

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Farewell Event 2 June 2018

Updated to include gallery – ed. Bishop Calvo joined us in celebrating Father Oliver’s tenure at our parish, and bidding him farewell. Our Resident shutterbug, Mike Petrich, snapped a few shots of the festivities:

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Visitation of the Blessed Virgin Mary 31 May 2018

The feast of the Visitation of the Blessed Virgin Mary celebrates the visit of Mary, the Mother of God, with the child Jesus in her womb, to her cousin Elizabeth. The visit took place when Elizabeth was herself six months’ pregnant with the forerunner of Christ, Saint John the Baptist. At the Annunciation of the…

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Trinity Sunday 27 May 2018

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 life…

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No Daily Mass 23-25 May 2018

Father Oliver is at a priest retreat, so there will be no daily Mass on May 23rd through 25th.

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God for Grown-Ups 22 May 2018

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 in a class. This month we will learn about the Liturgy of the Eucharist in the Mass. In future…

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Pentecost Sunday 20 May 2018

Coming 50 days after Easter and ten days after the Ascension of Our Lord, Pentecost marks the descent of the Holy Spirit on the apostles. For that reason, it is often called the “the birthday of the Church.” Pentecost Sunday is one of the most ancient feasts of the Church, celebrated early enough to be…

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Spring Clean-Up 19 May 2018

It’s time for our Spring Clean-Up! We hope everyone can come out and help clean up the parish grounds on Saturday, May 19th at 9:00 AM.

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Barbecue & Cocktails 16 May 2018

We’re having a barbecue and cocktail event on Wednesday, May 16th at 6:00 PM in the Fr. John K. Bain Pastoral Center (parish hall). Food will be prepared on the brand-new Men’s Fellowship gas grill, and some of our attendees are bringing side dishes. The Men’s Fellowship bar, St. Amand’s Retreat, will feature cocktails from…

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St. Matthias, Apostle 14 May 2018

The first act of the apostles after the Ascension of Jesus was to find a replacement for Judas. With all the questions, doubts, and dangers facing them, they chose to focus their attention on finding a twelfth apostle. Why was this important? Twelve was a very important number to the Chosen People: twelve was the…

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Mother’s Day 13 May 2018

Mother’s Day is an annual holiday celebrated on the second Sunday in May. Mother’s Day recognizes mothers, motherhood and maternal bonds in general, as well as the positive contributions that they make to society. It was established by Anna Jarvis, with the first official Mother’s Day was celebrated at St. Andrew’s Methodist Church in Grafton,…

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Outreach 11 May 2018

We ask volunteers to come on Friday, May 11th, 9:00 AM – 12:00 PM, to help distribute food into boxes, then again on Saturday, May 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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Ascension of the Lord 10 May 2018

The Ascension of Our Lord, which occurred 40 days after Jesus Christ rose from the dead on Easter, is the final act of our redemption that Christ began on Good Friday. On this day, the risen Christ, in the sight of His apostles, ascended bodily into Heaven (Luke 24:51; Mark 16:19; Acts 1:9-11). Like the…

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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 15 September 2019

Jesus has come into the world to show God’s love and to save sinners.

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Parish Calendar

September 20, 2019
  • TGIF
    Starts: 10:00 am
    Ends: September 20, 2019 - 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.

September 21, 2019
  • Saint Matthew, Apostle and Evangelist
    Starts: 12:00 am
    Ends: September 21, 2019 - 11:59 pm


September 24, 2019
  • God for Grown-Ups
    Starts: 6:00 pm
    Ends: September 24, 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.

RSS Daily Readings

  • Wednesday of the Twenty-fourth Week in Ordinary Time September 18, 2019
    Reading 1 1 Tm 3:14-16 Beloved:I am writing you,although I hope to visit you soon.But if I should be delayed,you should know how to behave in the household of God,which is the Church of the living God,the pillar and foundation of truth.Undeniably great is the mystery of devotion,Who was manifested in the flesh,vindicated in the […]
  • Tuesday of the Twenty-fourth Week in Ordinary Time September 17, 2019
    Reading 1 1 Tm 3:1-13 Beloved, this saying is trustworthy:whoever aspires to the office of bishop desires a noble task.Therefore, a bishop must be irreproachable,married only once, temperate, self-controlled,decent, hospitable, able to teach,not a drunkard, not aggressive, but gentle,not contentious, not a lover of money.He must manage his own household well,keeping his children under control […]
  • Memorial of Saints Cornelius, Pope, and Cyprian, Bishop, Martyrs September 16, 2019
    Reading 1 1 Tm 2:1-8 Beloved:First of all, I ask that supplications, prayers,petitions, and thanksgivings be offered for everyone,for kings and for all in authority,that we may lead a quiet and tranquil lifein all devotion and dignity. This is good and pleasing to God our savior,who wills everyone to be savedand to come to knowledge […]

RSS CNA News

  • The unborn child is a person with the right to an identity, say bishops of Panama September 19, 2019
    Panama City, Panama, Sep 18, 2019 / 06:01 pm (CNA).- The Panamanian bishops expressed their support last week for a bill that would allow parents to register their children who were miscarried, as this would help “the parents alleviate the pain and make more bearable their mourning over the loss” of their baby. The bishops […]
  • In robota Christi? Why robots can never be Catholic priests  September 18, 2019
    Denver, Colo., Sep 18, 2019 / 04:34 pm (CNA).- Once a man is ordained a priest for the Catholic Church, he acts, according to the Catechism of the Catholic Church, “in persona Christi capitis”: in the person of Christ the Head. During the ordination ceremony, the priest’s hands are anointed with oil, he lies prostrate […]
  • Poll suggests a majority of Buffalo Catholics want Bishop Malone to resign September 18, 2019
    Buffalo, N.Y., Sep 18, 2019 / 04:05 pm (CNA).- Bishop Richard Malone of Buffalo, New York is facing fresh calls for his resignation, after a local news organization commissioned a poll that suggests a majority of Catholics and lapsed Catholics in the diocese would like to see him step down because of his alleged mishandling […]
  • Analysis: Cardinal Marx’s next step on the German synodal path September 18, 2019
    Vatican City, Sep 18, 2019 / 04:00 pm (CNA).- This week, Cardinal Reinhard Marx, president of the German bishops’ conference, travels to Rome. There he will meet with Cardinal Marc Ouellet, head of the Vatican’s Congregation for Bishops, to clear up some “misunderstandings” about the German bishops’ intended synodal process. The stakes of the closed-door […]
  • Maine bishop laments failed challenge to assisted suicide and abortion laws September 18, 2019
    Portland, Maine, Sep 18, 2019 / 03:30 pm (CNA).- Bishop Robert Deeley of Portland, Maine, has expressed his disappointment at the failure of efforts to force a public vote on the legalization of physician-assisted suicide and taxpayer-funded abortion in the state.  “I am saddened to learn that despite great opposition in the public to physician-assisted […]
  • Study finds U.S. abortion rates at all time low September 18, 2019
    Washington D.C., Sep 18, 2019 / 02:00 pm (CNA).- A new study from a Planned Parenthood thinktank released on Wednesday has found that abortion in the United States have dropped to its lowest rate since the procedure was made legal in 1973.  The report from the Guttmacher Institute, the research arm of Planned Parenthood, estimated […]
  • Ecuador votes not to decriminalize abortion in cases of rape September 18, 2019
    Quito, Ecuador, Sep 18, 2019 / 12:15 pm (CNA).- A bill to decriminalize abortion in all cases of rape failed in the Ecuadorian legislature Tuesday, amid opposition from the Church and civil organizations. It would have allowed abortion also in cases of non-viable fetal deformity, incest, and nonconsensual artificial insemination. Sixty-five members of the unicameral […]