COVID-19 UPDATES - April 1, 2020
Bishop Gerald R. Barnes with the Latest Directives & Resources
Holy Week Youth-Go to btocchurch.org/holy-week-events-celebrations
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Attention Parishioners & Friends: Our Parish office continues to be closed to the public, however you are able to reach us (M-F 9-4) via phone and e-mail. Our staff continues to be available to serve you. If you wish to contact staff members directIy, please press the Contact/Staff tab and choose staff member you'd like to contact.
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Dear Friends, during this COVID-19 crisis as public masses have been suspended, we are in need of your economic support. Please consider signing up for any of our on-line giving programs. If you need help or have any questions, please do not hesitate to contact our parish office. "God will not be outdone in generosity".. a true sign of a good steward is the virtue of charity which is reflected in a generous spirit of giving.
DIRECTIVES FROM OUR BISHOP (English) Español below
In an effort to help stop the spread of the Covid-19, for the protection of our parishioners, especially those who are ill or whose immune system may be compromised, our Bishop Barnes has imposed the following directives:
Effective March 17, 2020, all public Masses are suspended. Priests of the Diocese are asked to celebrate and offer mass in private according to the canonical norms. All activities held at the church (ie. faith formation, sacrament preparation, confirmation, baptisms, wedding, quinceañeras and funerals are suspended until further notice.
All baptisms, rites, weddings and funerals shall resume as soon as Bishop Barnes lifts the suspension.
Throughout history the faith of our church has sustained us through the hardest of times. Let us all remember that in our weakest and toughest hours; God’s love is all we need.
St. Mother Teresa of Calcutta will be live streaming our masses on our Facebook page (https://www.facebook.com/smtoc/) as follows:
DAILY MASS: Mon-Sat 8:30 am English
SATURDAY 7:30 PM Vietnamese
SUNDAYS: 8:30 am Spanish, 10:15am English & 12:00
Please continue to pray that this crisis will be short-lived and for those affected by Covid-19 and other ailments, that the Lord, in his infinite Mercy, may restore them to Health.
Below are the directives from Bishop Barnes.
Letter from Msgr Lopez with the Bishops directives HERE
Bishop Barnes English video HERE
DIRECTIVAS DE NUESTRO OBISPO (Español)
En un esfuerzo por ayudar a detener la propagación de Covid-19, para la protección de nuestros feligreses, especialmente aquellos que están enfermos o cuyo sistema inmunológico puede estar comprometido, nuestro Obispo Barnes ha impuesto las siguientes directivas:
A partir del 17 de marzo de 2020, se suspenden todas las misas públicas. Se pide a los sacerdotes de la diócesis que celebren y ofrezcan misa en privado de acuerdo con las normas canónicas. Todas las actividades que se realizan en la iglesia (es decir, formación de fe, preparación sacramental, confirmación, bautizos, bodas, quinceañeras y funerales se suspenden hasta nuevo aviso).
Todos los bautizos, ritos, bodas y funerales se reanudarán tan pronto como el Obispo Barnes levante la suspensión.
A lo largo de la historia, la fe de nuestra iglesia nos ha sostenido en los momentos más difíciles. Recordemos todos eso en nuestras horas más débiles y difíciles; El amor de Dios es todo lo que necesitamos.
MISA DIARIA: Lun-Sáb 8:30 am Inglés
SABADOS: 7:30 PM Vietnamita
DOMINGOS: 8:30 am Español, 10:15 am Inglés
Continúe orando para que esta crisis sea de corta duración y para los afectados por Covid-19 y otras dolencias, para que el Señor, en su infinita Misericordia, pueda restaurarlos a la Salud.
Debajo están las directivas del obispo Barnes.
Carta de Msgr. Lopez con las directivas de los Obispos AQUÍ
Video en español del Obispo Barnes AQUÍ
COVID-19 Epidemic Novena
In this time of uncertainty, more than ever, we are called to be united in prayer and spirit. We invite you to join us in prayer for our Blessed Mother's intercession. Pray with us daily at 7:00 PM.
St. Mother Teresa of Calcutta Parish goes LIVE !
If you do not have a Facebook account,
PLEASE! Join us and share with EVERYONE. Here are our live stream mass times:
Mon -Sat. 8:30 am English
Saturday 7:30 pm Vigil Vietnamese
Sunday/Domingo 8:30 am Spanish/Español
10:15 am English
PLEASE! Share, Follow and "Like" our page
Weekly donations may still be made directly through our webpage, just click on the DONATE BUTTON link.
Welcome to St. Mother Teresa of Calcutta Parish, a growing Roman Catholic community of the San Bernardino Diocese, serving those in Winchester, Murrieta, and French Valley.Our church is filled with good servants following the example of St. Mother Teresa and yearning for a close relationship with Jesus Christ. As each one has received a gift, use it to serve one another as good stewards of God’s varied grace. (1 Pet 4:10) Please, come and join our community family. Come and celebrate mass with us in worship that is directed to the Father, through the Son, and in the Holy Spirit. Come and let us greet each other with a smile. ♥
“Let us always meet with a smile, for the smile is the beginning of love.” – St. Mother Teresa ♥
M-F 9:00-4:00 pm by phone and e-mail only
31579 Vintners Pointe Ct., Winchester, CA 92596
We are all looking for a place to be fed. This is a wonderful place to be nourished.
Welcome to the faith formation home page. There is a wealth of inspired events!
Spiritual Guidance & Resources During COVID-19
Holy Rosary, Every Day, March 19-April 2, (1 pm PST) There are other events as well