Catholic Resources

Catholic Divorce Ministry Council

MISSION

We, the Catholic Divorce Ministry Council, serving under the Office of Marriage and Family Life Ministry, seek to expand and support ministry programs that will embrace families in transition due to divorce or separation. We will offer a spiritual and emotional path to healing through education and support to those in need of comfort and hope. Working in collaboration with clergy, parish, and lay/peer leadership, we will train facilitators, promote awareness, and offer resources for parish-based groups.

For more information visit http://www.sbmarriageinitiative.org/catholic-divorce-ministry

DIOCESE GUIDELINES FOR 2020 CELEBRATIONS
Let’s pay attention to the following
All religious services are held outdoors with a capacity of 100 people, we are no allowed people inside the building. All protocols will remain in effect when celebrating outdoors including:

  • Singing or humming songs is not allowed.
  • People over 65 are still being insisted on staying at home and following the celebration on YouTube as well as people with pre-existing conditions
  • On Festivities, Commemoration All Souls Day, we will remember your loved ones who pass away, the entire month of November writedown the names using the corresponding envelopes.
  • Thanksgiving Day, Please be very careful with family gatherings.
  • Advent-Christmas, Unfortunately, there will be no posadas this year, we will live Advent with the Advent wreath, anticipating the arrival of Christmas with hope. Guidelines on December 12 and Christmas are pending

Diocese of San Bernardino

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Growing as a Christian Family with Dignity and Respect

The Lenten Reflection topic is Growing as a Christian Family with Dignity and Respect  led by Br. Loughlan Sofield, S.T., on Feb. 27, 2010 from 9 a.m. to noon on Zoom

Mark your calendars. A special Lenten Reflection,” Growing as a Christian Family with Dignity and Respect” hosted by St. Mary Magdalene’s Salt and Light Parish Ministry [located in Corona, CA] is offered at no charge online on Saturday, February 27, 2021 from 9 a.m. to noon. Br. Loughlan Sofield, S.T., renowned author and lecturer is the speaker.

Human dignity and respect are two of the priorities which are part of a master plan for the transformation of the global family. Pope Francis’ encyclical, Fratelli Tutti, is the foundation for Br. Loughlan’s reflection.

He’ll address how compassion, forgiveness and gift have a direct impact on the family. Focusing on these issues will enable each of us to grow spiritually and strengthen our bond as a Christian family.

Please returen the registration form no later than February 24, 2021. Registration is limited to 100 registrants.

Liturgical Formation

Office of Marriage and Family Life Ministry

Communication Skills: Adventures in Marriage

Free for a limited time!

An experience that will nurture your relationship – Online Communication skills workshop for couples

(married and seriously dating) “Adventures in Marriage”

The workshops are six sessions on Zoom, on Thursdays 7:00pm-9:00pm

Two different starting Dates! Choose a starting date

On Thursdays, from January 28 to March 4th, 2021 http://bit.ly/SBAIMWorkshopJan28

On Thursdays, April 8th to June 3rd, 2021 http://bit.ly/SBAIMWorkshopApr8

Habilidades de Comunicación: Aventuras en el Matrimonio

¡Gratis por tiempo limitado!

Una experiencia que nutrirá tu relación – Taller en línea de de habilidades de comunicación para parejas

 (casados y novios)  “Aventuras en Matrimonio”

Los talleres son de seis sesiones en la plataforma de Zoom, los jueves  7:00pm-9:00pm

¡cuatro fechas de inicio diferentes! Elige una fecha de inicio

Los jueves del 28 de enero al 4 de marzo del 2021 http://bit.ly/SBAIMTaller28Enero

Los jueves del 18 de febrero al 25 de marzo del 2021 http://bit.ly/SBAIMTaller18Feb

Los jueves del 8 abril al 13 de mayo del 2021 http://bit.ly/SBAIMTaller8Abril

Los jueves del 29 de abril al 3 de junio del 2021 http://bit.ly/SBAIMTaller29Abril

For more information on classes and other workshops provided by the Office of Marriage and Family Life Ministry, please visit their website http://www.sbmarriageinitiative.org/upcoming-events

Reporting sexual abuse of a child

By a priest, deacon, employee, or volunteer, call the toll free Sexual Misconduct Hotline 1-888-206-9090.

Respect Life & Pastoral Care

January 22nd marks the 48th anniversary of the Supreme Court Decision Roe v Wade and Doe v Bolton, and with that, our responsibility to continue to protect and nurture human life at every stage of existence.  Roe v Wade is one of those very sad moments in time, where law and institutions failed humanity.

The Church of San Bernardino has scheduled several live stream/virtual events in commemoration of Roe v Wade, starting with a mass celebrated by Bishop Rojas.  Please see attached flyer for the Jan. 22nd mass and the rosary which will be led by Fr. Tyler Tripp.    The live stream links are included on flyer. 

The schedule is as follows:

Friday, January 22nd

11:00 AM – Mass for Giving Thanks to God for the Gift of Human Life- Celebrant Bishop Rojas

2:00 pm – Pro-Life Rosary led by Fr. Tyler Tripp   (all need to register to participate)

January 21 -29 – (Inspired by the USCCB) Novena for the protection of LIFE, lead by our priests in English, Spanish, Igbo and Vietnamese. 

January 23                  

9:00 AM – Mass of Reparation, celebrated by Fr. Manny Cardoza (near Planned Parenthood, 873 Commercenter W. San Bernardino, CA 92408)  (Face Masks are required)

January 23

12:00 noon – OneLife LA   Bringing the “Joy of Life” to your homes and neighborhood, virtually  https://onelifela.org/

Please see a message from the OneLife LA team:   https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=RNKcrb5NS8E&feature=youtu.be

Let us continue to pray for a greater respect for all human life, in the world, in our country and in our hearts. 

Santuario de Nuestra Señora de Guadalupe

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Trinity Mission

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V ENCUENTRO

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Valley Missionary Program (VMP)

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VIRTUS

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Virtual Discernment Evening

Virtual Discernment Evening on Friday, January 29, 2021 at 7:00pm via ZOOM

Tarde de Discernimiento Virtual el Viernes, 29 de Enero de 2021 a las 7:00pm a través de ZOOM