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Upcoming Events

Reconciliation (Confession) for Holy Week
Date: 4/17/2014
Mass of the Lord's Supper
Date: 4/17/2014, 7:30 PM 9 PM
Location: Church
Adoration
Date: 4/17/2014, 9 PM 11:59 PM
Location: St. Kateri Room
Parish Offices close at 12 noon on Good Friday
Date: 4/18/2014
Reconciliation (Confession) for Holy Week
Date: 4/18/2014
Good Friday Services - Afternoon

Date: 4/18/2014, 12 PM 3 PM
Friday Lenten Dinner

Date: 4/18/2014, 5:30 PM 7 PM
Location: O'Donnell Hall
Good Friday Services - Evening

Date: 4/18/2014, 7 PM 9:30 PM
Location: Church
Easter Vigil

Date: 4/19/2014, 7:30 PM 10 PM
Location: Church
Easter Sunday Mass Schedule
Date: 4/20/2014
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News and Announcements

Seven Last Words of Jesus - Wednesday, April 16, 7:30-8:30-pm

Seven Last Words of Jesus - Wednesday, April 16, 7:30-8:30-pm What was Jesus thinking as he hung on the Cross?
It has been part of our Catholic tradition, during Holy Week,
to reflect on the Seven Last Words of Jesus.
All it takes is a Smile and a Hello!

All it takes is a Smile and a Hello! Please consider being a part of our new "Greeters" ministry - once, once a month, once a year ... it's up to you. Our parishioners are of all ages so we would like to have Greeters of all ages on our front steps. You are welcome whether you are a long-time parishioner or just new to our parish.
"Going to St Ives" - a Palm Sunday Dramatic Event on Sunday, April 13

"Going to St Ives" - a Palm Sunday Dramatic Event on Sunday, April 13 Two outstanding actors, parishioner Nan McNamara and Inger Tuder, present this gripping drama which centers on two women brought together by personal circumstances. They explore a moral continent of the greatest good, and ultimately share a shocking secret. Discussion after the performance moderated by Msgr. Barry.
American Martyrs School Golf & Tennis Classic - Monday, April 14

American Martyrs School Golf & Tennis Classic - Monday, April 14 All are welcome - parishioners, AMS parents, alumni, and our local community at the historic and beautiful Palos Verdes Golf Club - on a newly renovated course with more ocean views, new greens and new challenges. A dinner and auction afterwards with outstanding service and excellent cuisine.
The Tennis Classic is the same day at the Manhattan Country Club.
27th Annual Walk for Life - Saturday, May 17, 2014 - Every Step Matters!

27th Annual Walk for Life - Saturday, May 17, 2014 - Every Step Matters! Once again, the Walk will be held at beautiful Veterans Park in Redondo Beach, south of the Elks Lodge, starting at 8:30am.
Faith in Action: American Martyrs Day of Volunteering - Saturday, April 12

Faith in Action: American Martyrs Day of Volunteering - Saturday, April 12 Join the AM community with your friends/family/kids in this 1-day opportunity to participate in service projects in the local community.
Pastoral Council Leadership Application

Pastoral Council Leadership Application Pastoral Council is a vision body that serves in a service advisory capacity to Monsignor Barry and the Parish Staff. We represent the lay leadership of the parish. We are looking for four active parishioners who wish to bring their parish understanding and ministry experience to our discussions and efforts as Parishioners at Large.
"Love Your Neighbor." Join American Martyrs in supporting TOGETHER IN MISSION. We can make a difference for children and families in parishes and schools in the Archdiocese of Los Angeles.

"Love Your Neighbor." Join American Martyrs in supporting TOGETHER IN MISSION. We can make a difference for children and families in parishes and schools in the Archdiocese of Los Angeles. Your generous contribution to Together in Mission will make a big difference in the lives of tens of thousands of our brothers and sisters, right here in schools and parishes in the Archdiocese of Los Angeles Because of you, the Church will continue to be a force for human dignity and social justice in our local communities.
The Mission Continues ... with Fr. Timothy Radcliffe. Watch the Livestream!

The Mission Continues ... with Fr. Timothy Radcliffe. Watch the Livestream! If you were not able to make one of the live sessions, you can still take part in the Parish Lenten Mission by watching Fr. Radcliffe's presentations online.
Missed the Jack Jezreel presentation? Watch the Livestream
Jack Jezreel, founder of JustFaith Ministries, returns to American Martyrs to present a talk on the influence of St. Francis and Pope Francis on today's church.
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