Mass Times Update

SUNDAY, SEPTEMBER 27 MASS

Twenty-sixth Sunday in Ordinary Time

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Mass is now available inside the church Monday through Saturday morning! No reservation required.


WEEKDAY MASS

Monday - Friday: 6:30 a.m. inside church

Monday - Saturday: 8:30 a.m. inside church*


No reservation required for Monday through Saturday Masses held inside the church. Please be aware, seating is limited. Seating restrictions apply.



SUNDAY MASS

Saturday Vigil: 5:00 PM grass field

Sunday AM: 6:30 school flagpole, 8:00 school flagpole, 9:45 school flagpole*

Sunday PM: 1:15 school flagpole(Español), 5:00 grass field


No reservation required for Masses held at the school flag pole. Please bring chairs to sit on.


No reservation required for Masses held on the grass field, but please bring chairs or blankets to sit on.



*9:45 a.m. and 1:15 p.m. Sunday Masses, as well as 8:30 a.m. weekday Masses, live-streamed on Saint Irenaeus Facebook @stirenaeuschurch.



Holy Days of Obligation

Check the bulletin or call the Parish Office at 714-826-0760.



GUIDELINES

Dispensation from obligation to attend Sunday Mass is still in effect until further notice.

  • Reservations are NOT required for Mass on the grass field or by the school flagpole/under the canopies.
  • Social distancing rules apply for every Mass.
  • Bring/wear your own face mask for every Mass.
  • Reception of Holy Communion by the hand is highly encouraged.
  • Individuals who have health issues and/or are age 65+ are encouraged to view the 9:45 a.m. Sunday Mass live-streamed on Facebook. Reception of Holy Communion is available at 11:30 a.m. by the flagpole.
  • Seating is very limited by the flagpole.
  • Please bring a chair or blanket to sit on for Mass on the grass field.


As a reminder, Bishop Vann, as shepherd of our Diocese of Orange, has dispensed the Catholic faithful of our diocese from the obligation of attending Sunday Mass during this time of the health pandemic. However, the obligation to “keep holy the sabbath day” cannot be dispensed since it is divine law. Hence, those who do not or cannot attend Sunday Mass for whatever reason are still obligated to pray or worship God on Sunday in whatever way possible. Viewing Mass online and making the Act of Spiritual Communion is one of many options.




Act of Spiritual Communion


My Jesus, I believe that Youare present in the Most Holy Sacrament. I love You above all things, and I desire to receive You into my soul. Since I cannot at this momentreceive You sacramentally,come at least spiritually into my heart.I embrace You as if You were already thereand unite myself wholly to You.Never permit me to be separated from You.Amen.


St. Alphonsus De Liguori

Adoration

Fridays: following the 8:30 a.m. until noon



O Most Holy Trinity, I adore You! My God, my God, I love You in the Most Blessed Sacrament.

Eucharistic Prayer from Fatima

Confession

BY THE SCHOOL FLAGPOLE

Mondays: 6:00 PM

Fridays: 6:00 PM  

Saturdays: 3:30 PM



Act of Contrition

“O my God, I am heartily sorry for having offended thee, and I detest all my sins because I dread the loss of heaven and the pains of hell; but most of all because they have offended thee, my God, who art all good and deserving of all my love. I firmly resolve, with the help of thy grace, to confess my sins, to do penance, and to amend my life.”



WHAT TO DO WHEN CONFESSION/RECONCILIATION IS IMPOSSIBLE?