St. Anthony of Padua Catholic School

Opened here at St. Francis of Assisi on August 17, 2020!

If you would like more information about our new school, please see our

webpage or contact the school office at (702) 331-9050.

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MASS TIMES

(please see info about reserving a seat at Mass)

Daily, Monday-Saturday,

7:45 a.m.

Saturday Vigil, 4:00 & 5:30 p.m.

Sundays, 7:30, 9:30, 11:30 a.m. and 5:00 p.m. Youth Ensemble

CONFESSION TIMES

Saturdays at 8:30 a.m. or by appointment.

ADORATION OF THE BLESSED SACRAMENT

Monthly adoration is postponed until further notice.

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Parish News & Events:

Resources for Children during quarantine:

Visit our Faith Formation page for activity ideas for you and your children during the COVID quarantine.

St. Anthony of Padua Catholic School here at St. Francis of Assisi Opening this August!

Visit the school website for more details.

Updates Regarding Coronavirus Precautions

Out of caution and care for the welfare of our parishioners we will be postponing parish activities. We continue to pray for those affected, and for the health and wellness of all. 

Mass

The public celebration of Mass has resumed. As of May 18th, 2021 you no longer need to sign up to attend in person! We will continue to Live Stream our Masses - see schedule above to watch. Bishop Thomas has extended the dispensation of the obligation to attend Mass through June 27th. Bishop Thomas’ recorded Sunday Mass will be available through YouTube, linked at the www.dioceseoflasvegas.org webpage. 

Confession & Other Sacraments

Saturday morning Confessions have resumed at 8:30 a.m. Contact the parish office to schedule Baptisms, Weddings, and Funerals.

Parish Activities

​Most parish ministries, groups, and organizations will remain cancelled until further notice.

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Parish Updates on Facebook

Link up with us on Facebook! We will push out content for you and your family's spiritual growth during this Lent.  Click the link to Like and Follow our page:  https://www.facebook.com/sfahdnv/

Resources for Support & Assistance

We compiled a list of resources for those in need of special assistance during this time.  Click here.

Pope Francis Grants Special Indulgences 

Click here to read the Pope's decree on special Indulgences for the faithful in the current pandemic.

Communication from Bishop Thomas

  • 4/21/21: Decree extending the dispensation of the obligation to attend Mass through May 30, 2021.
  • 1/28/21: Decree extending the dispensation of the obligation to attend Mass through April 4, 2021.
  • 1/20/21: Bishop Thomas' Pastoral Statement on the Inaugural Address
  • 1/6/21: Bishop Thomas' Pastoral Statement on the Violence at the U.S. Capitol
  • 12/17/20: Decree extending the dispensation of the obligation to attend Mass through January 31st.
  • 11/19/20: Decree extending the dispensation of the obligation to attend Mass through December 31st.
  • 10/22/20: Bishop Thomas' Reflection on Pope Francis' "Civil Unions" Statement
  • 10/22/20: Decree extending the dispensation of the obligation to attend Mass through November 29th.
  • 9/24/20: Decree extending the dispensation of the obligation to attend Mass through October 24th.
  • 8/24/20: Decree extending the dispensation of the obligation to attend Mass through September 27th.
  • 6/30/20: Decree extending the dispensation of the obligation to attend Mass through August 30th.
  • 5/30/20: Decree extending the dispensation of the obligation to attend Mass through July 5th.
  • 5/27/20: Bishop Announces Opening of Phase 2 on June 6, 2020
  • 5/22/20: Press Release on Diocesan Restoration Council to Safely Reopen Parishes
  • 4/24/20: Amended Discontinuance Order.
  • 3/20/20: Statement of Lenten Dispensation.
  • 3/18/20: Pastoral letter sharing his heart and guidance for our Diocese.
  • 3/16/20: Letter cancelling public Masses with included articles and prayer.
  • 3/13/20: Letter regarding Mass dispensation.
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Pray from Home

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Catholic Stewardship Appeal (CSA)

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Letter from Fr. John

Bishop Thomas' 2021 CSA Reflection

Online Giving

We understand this is a difficult time for everyone, emotionally and financially. We appreciate your contributions to help us meet our bills.  At this time you can mail in your contributions or donate online.  If you find yourself in a good financial position and could increase your giving to help the parish through this time, it would be much appreciated.  If you have an issue using our online giving site, or need to stop a transaction, please contact the Parish Business Office at 702-914-2175 for assistance. There is a new app you can use to make your donations right from your smart phone (instructions here).  Thank you for your generosity.

App for Apple Users
App for Android Users
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 Please support our advertisers during the pandemic by using their services. 

Masses Live Streamed at St. Francis of Assisi

Join us for the live streams by clicking below to watch.

Worship Aide: June 6th ~ The Solemnity of the Most Holy Body & Blood of Christ

*Note: These are public Masses and you no longer need to sign up ahead of time to attend in person!  Bishop Thomas has extended the dispensation of the obligation to attend Mass through June 27th. 

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Current Updates as of May 2021:

You no longer need to make reservations for Mass!

In addition, the Diocesan Advisory Council has reviewed the latest guidelines from the CDC and has determined that anyone who is fully vaccinated is no
longer required to wear masks on Diocesan properties. The verification of vaccinations will be
based solely on the honor system for those visiting our properties.

We encourage you to consider coming to whichever Mass you choose this weekend.  Our doors are open. 

Tuesday
June 8th
7:45 a.m.

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Now
Hiring!

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OUR SCHOOL IS LOOKING FOR QUALIFIED CANDIDATES TO JOIN OUR TEAM!

 

(Click to read job qualifications)

Congratulations & Ad Multos Annos to our founding Pastor now Auxiliary Bishop Elect Gregory Gordon!!

Read Bishop George Leo Thomas' letter HERE.

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Lord, Teach Me To Pray

A Spiritual Journey with St. Ignatius of Loyola

Join us for this three-part series on Ignatian Prayer in a facilitated faith-sharing prayer community.  Begins June 14th via Zoom - every Monday at 2:00 p.m.!

Year of

St. Joseph

Pope Francis has declared this year to be the Year of St. Joseph.  Read the Apostolic Letter Patris Corde for more information, download the prayer card, and join our intercession to St. Joseph.

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Father's Day Novena
Let us remember our fathers at the altar of the Lord. 
Click here to print the form to enroll your father, grandfather, godfather, stepfather, or other special men in your life.