Ongoing Weekly Series – A Reflection on the Beatitudes

“Blessed are the merciful, for they will receive mercy” Mercy has two aspects. It involves giving, helping and serving others, but it also includes    forgiveness and understanding. Matthew sums it up in one golden rule: “In everything, do to others as you would have them do to you” (7:12). The Catechism reminds us that this… Read more »

Ongoing Weekly Series – A Reflection on the Beatitudes

Ongoing Weekly Series – A Reflection on the Beatitudes “Blessed are those who hunger and thirst for righteousness, for they will be filled” Hunger and thirst are intense experiences, since they involve basic needs and our instinct for survival. There are those who desire justice and yearn for righteousness with similar intensity. Jesus says that… Read more »

Learning about the Priesthood

Date/Time Date(s) – 11/03/2018 8:30 am – 3:30 pm   On Saturday, November 3, 2018, the Diocese of San Diego is hosting an Explorer Day for those men who are interested in exploring a possible vocation to the priesthood. The event will be held at St. Francis Center on the campus of the University of San… Read more »

Ongoing Weekly Series – A Reflection on the Beatitudes

Ongoing Weekly Series – A Reflection on the Beatitudes “Blessed are those who mourn, for they will be comforted” The world tells us exactly the opposite: entertainment, pleasure, diversion and escape make for the good life. The worldly person ignores problems of sickness or sorrow in the family or all around him; he averts his… Read more »

Ongoing Weekly Series – A Reflection on the Beatitudes

Ongoing Weekly Series – A Reflection on the Beatitudes “Blessed are those who hunger and thirst for righteousness, for they will be filled” Hunger and thirst are intense experiences, since they involve basic needs and our instinct for survival. There are those who desire justice and yearn for righteousness with similar intensity. Jesus says that… Read more »

Knight’s of Columbus Membership Drive

The Knights of Columbus of St. Mark’s will be holding a membership drive October 21 & 22 after the 4:30 pm Saturday mass and the 7:30am, 9am, 10:30 (Mission) 10:45 and 12:30 (Spanish) masses.