Upcoming Events


December 2014


  • Installation Mass for Fr. Mike -  Mark your calendar! Join us in the celebration of the Holy Eucharist and installation of Reverend Michael P. Hanifin as our Pastor on Sunday, December 21st, at the 10:00 a.m. Mass (bilingual). Most Reverend Kevin Vann, Bishop of the Diocese of Orange will be presiding. A reception will follow in Nevin Hall. We kindly ask that you bring an appetizer/finger food for 10 to 20 people. If you are interested in helping or have any questions please contact Carol Nasr at carolsn85@yahoo.com
  • For the Mass schedule for Christmas and New Year's Click here. Please note: There will be NO Confessions Wednesday,
    December 24th. There will be NO Confessions and NO evening Masses Wednesday, December 31st.
  • Important Announcement! - The parish office and all facilities will close at 12:00 noon on Christmas Eve, Wednesday, December 24th, in observance of the Christmas holiday. Normal business hours will resume on Saturday, December 27th, at 9:00 a.m. May you have a most blessed Christmas!
  • Ministry News
    Praise Night Rejoice! - Join our seminarian, Tim Donovan, for Praise Night on Saturday, December 27th, here at St. Joachim. We will begin with Christmas Music at 7:30 p.m., followed by Exposition and Worship at 8:00 p.m. and Night Prayer at 9:00 p.m. Don’t miss the beautiful music of Tim Donovan, Cristina Ballestero and band; all are invited! Questions? Contact the parish office at (949) 574-7400.
    Attention Seniors! - Mark your calendars for our next meeting! Wednesday, January 7th, in Nevin Hall following the 8:30 a.m. Mass. Back by popular demand –“The Traveling Game Show”. Don’t miss out on all the fun! Please remember to bring canned food for the St. Vincent de Paul pantry. Look around in church, is there someone who might like to join us? Bring them along. Hope you can join us! Questions? Contact Estelle Redoutey at (949) 548-6003.
  • Faith Formation News
    Religious Education classes for children ages 4th thru 6th grade will be CLOSED on Sunday, December 21st & 28th. Classes will resume Sunday, January 4th. A most blessed Christmas and New Years to all!
    Adult Confirmation Classes - Registrations are now being accepted. Adult Confirmation classes will begin shortly after the New Year. For information regarding the Religious Education or Adult Confirmation Classes contact Kathy Lewis at (949) 574-7400 ext. 321or at kathy@stjccm.org

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