Welcome to American Martyrs!

Welcome to American Martyrs Catholic Community. Thank you for visiting us online and we look forward to welcoming you personally to our vibrant faith family in beautiful Manhattan Beach.  Our mission is to be a “welcoming community helping one another live holy lives in Jesus Christ” and we hope that everyone who enters our doors will experience that sense of warmth and belonging that makes American Martyrs such a special place.

Get Connected

There are many ways for you to connect with American Martyrs.

Just Browsing

If you are just browsing, you can check out our Sunday Bulletin and our monthly Faith in Action” Newsletter to learn more about what happening.  Even if you can’t visit us in person, you can watch our Sunday Mass on Livestream and "like" us on Facebook to enjoy daily reflections.

Visiting for Mass

If you are planning to visit the parish, please view directions and a parish map. We celebrate Mass in our beautiful church several times each weekday and we offer six Masses on weekends and Holy Days.  You can find our Mass and Reconciliation schedule by clicking here.

Getting Involved

We are an extremely active community.  There is always something happening; check out our calendar for upcoming events.  There are all kinds of ways to get involved whether you are exploring your faith, seeking the sacraments or looking for ways to serve,

Seeking Help

We care for one another in times of difficulty and crisis and support each other during stressful periods in our lives. Click here for information on ministries that can help if you have lost a loved one, need support through a separation or divorce, are challenged by a life difficulty or need help in many other ways. 

 Families, Children and Teens

We offer the best in Catholic education to children in American Martyrs School (grades pre-kindergarten through 8th) and Preschool, Families in Faith includes our Sunday Preschool  and our School for Religious Education [SRE] which prepares our youth to celebrate the sacraments of First Reconciliation, First Communion and Confirmation. Teens can connect with American Martyrs Youth Ministry (AMYM) through Facebook or by coming to “Life Nights” or our monthly Teen Mass. 

All are welcome!

For more information browse our Staff Directory and send us an email.  You can call the Rectory at (310) 545-5651 or visit our Parish Center office which is open Monday through Friday from 9:00am - 5:00pm and on Sunday from 8:30am - 1:00pm. Our Rectory office is open Monday through Friday from 9:00 - 7:30pm and on Saturday from 10:00am - 1:00 pm.