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Welcome to Our Lady of Refuge Parish!

 

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February 10, 2018 - Register now for this special event being held here at OLR!

 


Celebrating Ordinary Time

June 5th through December 2nd


 

We are a Roman Catholic faith community in the Archdiocese of Los Angeles.  As a parish family we strive to continue the work of Christ by proclaiming and living the Gospel, celebrating the Eucharist and Sacraments, and sharing God’s love through lives of prayer, service and stewardship.  We invite you to join our parish community!

This Week in the Parish Highlight

A word about Adult Confirmation...

If you're an adult looking for Confirmation preparation, please read this first!

You MUST contact your local or "home" parish first


26th Annual Good Shepherd Halloween Party

All parishioners welcome!  Great service hour opportunity for students and families

Click above for more informatin or contact Mary Silva at 562-303-2058


Small Church Communities coming for Advent 2017

Beginning the week of November 6th and running for 6 weeks

Enjoy the discussing the love, joy, and peace of Advent with the upcoming readings for that Sunday

Click the headline for more informatoin


Catholic Charities Honors Our Lady of Refuge

Anna Marie Sharkany received one of it's highest honors this past week for her work with Project Achieve

Read all about this and the other parishioners recognized at this special event by clicking on the headline

 

Mass Times

Saturdays
8:00am, 5:30pm (Sunday Vigil)
Sundays
8:00am, 9:30am, 11:30am & 5:30pm
Monday-Friday
8:00am (daily)
Holy Days
5:30pm (Vigil), 8:00am & 5:30pm
Reconciliation
Saturdays 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Eucharistic Adoration
First Fridays 7:00am - 8:00am
October through June

Parish Information

Address
5195 Stearns Street 
Long Beach, CA 90815
Office Phone (562) 498-6641
Office Fax (562) 498-3344
Parish School (562) 597-0819
Office of Religious Education (562) 597-3102

Events

  • Tue Oct 3 - Bible Study begins
  • Fri Oct 6 - First Friday Adoration 7-8 am
  • Fri Oct 6 - Fingerprinting
  • Fri Oct 13 - OLR School Jog-A-Thon
  • Sat Oct 14 - Boomers Plus Luncheon
  • Sun Oct 15 - St Vincent de Paul Bundle Sunday
  • Thu Oct 26 - Saint for a Day for 8th graders at St. Anthony HS
  • Wed Nov 1 - All Saints Day
  • Thu Nov 2 - All Souls Day
  • Fri Nov 3 - First Friday Adoration 7-8 am
  • Sun Nov 5 - Daylight Savings ends (Fall back 1 hour)
  • Sat Nov 11 - Fall Rumage Sale
  • Sat Nov 11 - Boomers Plus Luncheon
  • Thu Nov 23 - Thanksgiving Mass 9:30 AM
  • Fri Dec 1 - First Friday Adoration 7-8 am
  • Sat Dec 2 - Belmont Shore Christmas Parade
  • Fri Dec 8 - Feast of the Immaculate Conception
  • Tue Dec 12 - Feast of Our Lady of Guadalupe
  • Sun Dec 24 - Christmas Eve
  • Mon Dec 25 - Christmas Day
  • Mon Jan 1 - New Years Day (offices closed)
  • Fri Jan 5 - First Friday Adoration 7-8 am
  • Mon Jan 15 - Dr. Martin Luther King Jr Day (all OLR offices closed)
  • Sat Jan 20 - OLR Casino Night
  • Sat Jan 27 - Catholic High School Placement Exam
  • Sun Jan 28 - OLR School Open House
  • Wed Feb 14 - Ash Wednesday
  • Sun Mar 11 - Daylight Savings begins (Spring forward 1 hour)
  • Thu Mar 15 - LA Youth Day
  • Fri-Sun Mar 16-18 - LA Religious Education Congress
  • Sun Mar 25 - Palm Sunday
  • Thu Mar 29 - Mass of the Lord's Supper 7:30 pm
  • Fri Mar 30 - Good Friday
  • Sat Mar 31 - Easter Vigil 7:30 pm
  • Sun Apr 1 - Easter Sunday
  • Fri Apr 20 - OLR Spring Event