News and Events


Immaculate Conception of the Blessed Virgin Mary
Monday, December 9 | Masses at 8:15am and 7:00pm
(moved from December 8 since Sunday supercedes)
Click on the link below for complete Advent and Christmas events
Ministry and Service

Help Decorate the Church for Christmas!
Several opportunities to help.

Able bodies needed to set up our life-size crèche and prepare our church space for Christmas! 

Teens who volunteer will receive confirmation service hours. All are welcome, but strong hands and backs most needed. Text 760-658-5476 with questions or to let us know you’re coming! 

  • Sat, 12/7, 9:00am—creche and animal statues staged
  • Sat, 12/14, 9:00am—Christmas trees and human statues placed
  • Fri, 12/20, 10:00am—poinsettias arranged; Holy Family set out
  • Mon, 12/23, 10:00am—Seasonal color change/banners hung

Outreach--Help EVERYONE to have a Merry Christmas!

STM Christmas Angel Ministry

This weekend, December 7-8, will be the last weekend to adopt a Naval Hospital Camp Pendleton family on the plaza. The due date for all items to be turned in is Sunday, December 15. Please help make Christmas special for a family in need!
In addition to our Camp Pendleton Families we are currently collecting the following items:

  • Family Restaurant Gift Cards - to benefit Camp Pendleton Naval Hospital Families
  • Toys/Gifts for Ages 5-18 - to benefit Boys & Girls Club of Vista
  • Socks & Grocery Gift Cards - to benefit Vista Teen Outreach
  • Backpacks & School Supplies for Refugee families - on behalf of Catholic Charities
All items are due by December 15. A representative will be on the plaza after all Masses to receive all items, or you may drop them in the Parish Office during business hours.
Please contact us at 760-758-4100 x129 

Food and Fellowship

Knights of Columbus Breakfast
Sunday, December 8 | 9:00-10:30am

Women's Guild Luncheon
Monday, December 9 | 11:00am

Christmas Cookie Exchange
Saturday, December 14 | 10:00am-12:00pm

Spirited Seniors Winter Luncheon
Thursday, November 19 | 11:30am


Rancho Buena Vista HS Wind Ensembles I and II in Concert
Friday, December 15 | 7:00pm

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