Upcoming Events:

Adoration of the Blessed Sacrament:
Adoration of the Blessed Sacrament and Benediction every Monday evening from 6:00 to 7:00 pm in the church.
On the 1st Monday of each month, there will be Adoration of the Blessed Sacrament in the church from after the 8:30 am Mass until Benediction at 5:45 pm.  Come and spend some quality 1 on 1 time with our Savior.


Infant Baptism – English:
Class: May 22, 2015 at 7:00pm
Baptism: June 13, 2015 at 10:00 am
Reminder! Registration forms as well as completed Godparent forms, must be completed and turned in to the Parish Office at least one week prior to the class. If we do not have your paperwork ahead of time, you will NOT be able to attend class.
Bautismos – Spanish:
Clase: 21 de Mayo de 2015—7:00 pm
Bautismo: 13 de Junio de 2015—12:00 pm
¡Recordatorio! Las formas de Registro y de los padrinos tienen que estar completas en la oficina por lo menos una semana antes de la clase. Si no tenemos su formas NO podrán tomar la clase. Los padrinos tienen que estar casados por la Iglesia y necesitamos su Certificado de Matrimonio por la Iglesia.

Catholics Come Home:
If you have been away from the Church, but somehow you now feel a tug at your heart calling you back home to the Catholic Church, join us for CATHOLICS COME HOME CLASS beginning on Monday, September 8. Please stop by the Parish Office to register.

Community Activities:

Registration for Religious Education classes are now being accepted for the 2015-2016 school year. This year registration will be taken from May 1 to May 31 ONLY. All paperwork (including birth certificate, baptism certificate, and First Communion Certificate [if applicable]) and all fees must be submitted at the time of Registration. We urge you to submit your registration early as classes fill up quickly!
Estamos ya aceptamos las registraciones para las clases de Educación Religiosa para el año 2015-2016. Este año las registraciones serán solo del 1⁰ al 31 de Mayo. Necesitamos Certificados de Nacimiento, de Bautismo y de Primera Comunión asi como la cuota completa a la hora de la registración. ¡Por favor hazlo lo más pronto possible porque nuestras clases se llenan pronto!
Sunday, May 24, 2015—10:00 am
Please join the Respect Life Ministry on May 24 at 10:00 am in the Grotto for the Pray for Life Rosary. Pro-Life rosaries and prayer instructions will be distributed.
For more information, please contact Steven Freitas 916.803.7201) or Dolores Hines (916.704.0725)
SUNDAY, MAY 24 – 3:00 PM
Come and help celebrate the Catholic Church’s Birthday! Join us for a parish community potluck on Sunday, May 24, at 3:00 pm. Bring a favorite dish to share! Sign Ups and $1.00 donation are being taken after all Masses. Learn more about the various ministries at St. Lawrence and how you can serve part of one or more of them by honoring and serving God with your time and talent!
¡Ven a celebrar el cumpleaños de la Iglesia! Tendremos un potluck para toda la comunidad el Domingo, 24 de Mayo. ¡Trae tu platillo favorito para compartir! Registraciones y donaciones de $1.00 por persona se estarán tomando después de las Misas. Enterate de los diferentes ministerios que tenemos en la Iglesia de San Lorenzo y como tu puedes formar parte de uno o más y honrar y servir a Dios con tu tiempo y tu talento.
Monday, May 25 at 10:00 am
Auxiliary Bishop Myron Cotta will celebrate Memorial Day Mass at Calvary Catholic Cemetery at 10:00 am on Monday, May 25. All are welcome to join us as we honor those who gave their lives in service to our country. The Boy Scouts will be out in force to adorn the cemetery with crosses and flags. The R.O.T.C. Honor Guard will conduct a flag ceremony, and the Knights of Colum-bus will cater light refreshments after Mass.
Lunes, 25 de Mayo 10 am
El Obispo Auxiliar Myron Cotta estará celebrando la Misa de Memorial Day en el cementerio Calvary a las 10 am el Lunes, 25 de Mayo. Todos estan invitados a honrar a quienes perdieron su vida defendiendo nuestro país. Los Boys Scouts adornarán el cementerio con cruces y banderas. La Guardia conducirá una ceremonia con banderas y Los Caballeros de Colón tendrán aperitivos después de la Misa.
JUNE 20, 2015 (During Blues, Brews, & Ribs)
We had so much fun on our last trip that Saint Lawrence will be hosting a day trip to the Silver Legacy in Reno on Saturday, June 20, 2015. The bus will be boarding in the church parking lot at 7:00 am and the bus will leave promptly at 7:30 am. There will be refreshments served, bingo played, and raffles drawn on the ride there. The cost is $35 per person with a $5 food coupon and $10 cash coupon given back. This will also be during the El Dorado’s Blues, Brews, and Ribs Festival. There will have stages outside for their blues event. Tickets will be sold after masses.
Door prize and food donations would be appreciated to make the trip more enjoyable..


Sunday Breakfast
2nd Sunday of every month: 7:30 – 10:30 AM: Sunday Breakfast in St. Lawrence Hall.  Cost is $3.00 per meal or a family (parents and their minor children) of 4 or more for $9.00.  Come and join us for some fellowship and a good meal.