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Welcome to Our Lady of Refuge Parish!

 

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Join us for our annual Thanksgiving Day Mass - 9:30 AM

Thursday, November 23, 2017 - an OLR Tradition!

 


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

Thanksgiving Day Mass

Thursday, November 23rd, 9:30 AM

An OLR Tradition!  Come celebrate the holiday with your parish family

Bring some canned goods and other non-perishable food for Catholic Charities Long Beach

Bring the bread, wine, or candles being used for your dinner for a special blessing!


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


Long Beach Saints football make it to the quarter-finals!

St Anthony High School Football takes to the road this week

Now the Saints face off against Burroughs High School in Ridgecrest

Friday November 17th @ 7:00pm. - Go Saints!


St Joseph High School - Day in the Life of a Jester

Friday, November 17th, 8:00 am to 12:00 noon, 5825 N Woodruff Ave, Lakewood

Girls interested in attending St. Joseph High School are invited to spend a day on campus

It's never too late to consider a Catholic education - it's the gift of a lifetime!


 

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

  • 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
  • Thu Dec 14 - OLR School Chirstmas Program
  • Sun Dec 24 - Christmas Eve
  • Mon Dec 25 - Christmas Day (offices closed)
  • Mon Jan 1 - New Years Day (offices closed)
  • Fri Jan 5 - First Friday Adoration 7-8 am
  • Sat Jan 13 - Boomers Plus Luncheon
  • 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
  • Sat Feb 10 - Boomers Plus Luncheon
  • Wed Feb 14 - Ash Wednesday
  • Sat Mar 10 - Boomers Plus Luncheon
  • 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
  • Sat Apr 14 - Boomers Plus Luncheon
  • Fri Apr 20 - OLR Spring Event
  • Sat May 12 - Boomers Plus Luncheon
  • Sat Jun 9 - Boomers Plus Luncheon