Parish News

Congratulations, Fr. George!

A Priest Forever Fr. George German Perez, CJM was ordained on June 19 at St. Patrick Parish in Carlsbad, CA. His first mass was celebrated with the St. James-St. Leo community the following morning at Sunday mass and his first assignment will be as Associate Pastor at St. James-St. Leo. Let us praise the Lord […]

Message from the Bishop!

On June 17, Bishop Robert McElroy lifted all the restrictions that the Catholic Diocese of San Diego had imposed in the last 15 months to slow the spread of the pandemic, effective immediately. In a letter to priests, the Bishop said he was acting after weighing the current state of public health, recent changes in […]

Mass Intentions

Request a Mass Intention Give the gift of a Mass for a loved one living or deceased. To request a Mass Intention please contact our parish secretary Virginia Lopez at (858) 755-2545 ext. *100 or send us your request by e-mail to When submitting your request, please include the following information: Your name Phone […]

Father’s Day Novena

Father’s Day is June 20th! Remember the special men in your life, living or deceased, in a Novena of Masses. Pick up a special Father’s Day card and return an envelope to the parish office no later than June 11, or email Virginia Lopez with your request.

Food Distribution May UPDATE

Distributions: Tuesdays & Wednesday: 4:00-5:00 pm (NOTE UPDATED TIME!) If you are in need of food assistance or know someone who is: pre-register with Catholic Charities at If you need help registering, contact the Coordinators Raphael and Alicia Rodmel at or 858-688-1102. Food donations greatly appreciated! If you are able to donate food […]

Franciscan School of Theology

Summer 2021 Continuing Education Online Courses Franciscan School of Theology is offering online Summer Continuing Education courses on the Franciscan spiritual and social vision. These one-week morning courses are taught by renowned faculty professors of FST. See below for a flyer with details. June 21-25  Dr. Maureen Day   The Challenges and Blessings of Catholic […]