November Book of the Dead
Submit names below for your deceased loved ones that you would like us to include in the Book of the Dead & be remembered at Masses in November.
The St. Francis of Assisi Bereavement Group meets Thursdays from 9:00-11:00 a.m. in the Our Lady of the Angels classroom. Anyone with a loss of a loved one is welcome.
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.
(please see info about reserving a seat at Mass)
Saturday Vigil, 4:00 & 5:30 p.m.
Sundays, 7:30, 9:30, 11:30 a.m. and 5:00 p.m. Youth Ensemble
Saturdays at 8:30 a.m. or by appointment.
ADORATION OF THE BLESSED SACRAMENT
Monthly adoration is postponed until further notice.
Parish News & Events:
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.
The public celebration of Mass has resumed. Attendees must sign up ahead of time to reserve a seat. 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 December 31st. 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.
Most parish ministries, groups, and organizations will remain cancelled until further notice.
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
11/19/20: Decree extending the dispensation of the obligation to attend Mass through December 31st.
10/22/20: Decree extending the dispensation of the obligation to attend Mass through November 29th.
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.
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
Online Parish Bulletin
Our weekly bulletin is online HERE. 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.
*Note: These are public Masses and those attending must sign up ahead of time. All present will practice social distancing and other recommended safety measures. Bishop Thomas has extended the dispensation of the obligation to attend Mass through December 31st.
As of November 24th, attendees at Mass will be limited to 50 people in accordance with the Governor's Statewide Pause and Diocesan Procedures.