CHURCH OF THE NATIVITY

About Us

 OUR MISSION
We are a praying, learning and caring community fulfilling the mission God gives us in baptism
by our worship in faith, by our witness in hope and by our service in love.




FAQ's

If you are visiting
Visiting a new church can be intimidating; what should I wear? Where do I park? Where do my kids go?
We want you to feel comfortable when you visit, so here are some frequently asked questions. For more information, don't hesitate to contact us or talk with an usher when you visit.


When are services?
Daily Mass: Monday-Saturday at 8:00 am
Saturday: 5:00 pm
Sunday: 7:30, 9:00 & 10:30 am

Eucharistic Adoration
Following the 8:00 am Mass

Reconciliation
Saturday, 3:30 - 4:15 pm


What should I wear?
Your choice: casual to Sunday Best


Where do my children go?
They are always welcome to sit with you, but for the youngest ones childcare is available during the 9:00 and 10:30 am Masses in the Commons Nursery - turn left through the main doors.


I’m not Catholic ... so, how do I know when to sit, stand and kneel?
The Priest will invite you to sit, stand or kneel, but when in doubt, just follow everyone else.
Click here for an interesting perspective from Catholic Answers


I’m not Catholic ... is it okay for me to participate in communion?
You may remain seated or join the Communion procession, crossing your arms over your chest to indicate to the Priest that you wish to receive a blessing. If you wish to become Catholic, please contact Mike James, 858 756-1911


Should I put money in the offering?
Yes, at your discretion.


I have a hearing problem. Is there any special assistance?
There are a limited number of headsets available - ask an usher, or sit closer to the front

Father Minh Q. Do, Pastor
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