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The Parish Office
will be CLOSED
In observance of the Christmas and New Year’s holidays, our Parish Office will be closed on Wednesday, December 23rd through Friday, January 1st. We will reopen at 8:30am on Monday, January 4th, 2021.

"Christmas at
St. Didacus"

On behalf of our staff and faculty here at St. Didacus School, I wish each of you a very merry Christmas and a happy new year. All the best to you and your extended families, and we look forward to seeing everyone again in January! Stay safe and healthy!

In lieu of a live Christmas program performance this year, we invite you to watch our online presentation of “A St. Didacus Christmas” assembled with loving care and attention by Mrs. Newton. To watch the show, click here at this link!

Fr. Rey is continuing to hear Confessions in the Prayer Garden on Saturday afternoons before celebrating the evening Mass. He will be available from 2:30pm to 3:30pm or by appointment.

Catholic Charities
DACA Applications

Due to a U.S. district court ruling from December 4th, USCIS is now accepting initial DACA applications for the first time since 2017. As a result, Catholic Charities Immigrant Services Department is once again assisting people who are seeking to obtain DACA status for the first time. Please click below for the flyer with any individual or groups that could benefit from this information.

COVID 19 Update
Mass Outside

Mass will continue to be celebrated outdoors. The indoor celebration of Mass will be suspended until further notice. Appropriate social distancing and masks are required.  

Please note the Mass times for Saturday evening Mass is at 4pm. All Masses are being held in the parish hall parking lot.

The religious activities of the parish and the diocese are still considered essential services and for this reason may continue while observing Covid-19 measures that are intended to protect public health and promote the Common Good.

We invite you to join us. We will have folding chairs but you are welcome to bring your own lawn chair. Mass will be short but the evenings are brisk. Thank you for patience as we make another transition!

Parish Office Update
This week we celebrate Christmas and are reminded of all the blessings we receive from God. YOU are a blessing to our parish community! We are grateful for everyone who shares their gifts and talents with our parish!

  • The Parish Office is still closed to the public until further notice. We will do our best to respond to your calls and emails as soon as possible. The best way to communicate with us is through our parish email. We will be checking that regularly.

  • We will continue to post updates on parish events as well as links to spiritual activities to keep you connected on this website.

  • Per the Diocese guidelines, we are limiting our homebound ministry. Also, hospitals are limiting the access of priests to visit the sick. Hospital chaplains are available if needed.

Fratelli Tutti
To read Pope Francis' new Encyclical Fratelli tutti, click HERE.

Mental Health Ministry

During this time of uncertainty and change, you can reach out to the St. Didacus Mental Health Ministry for support. Please reach out to them by phone at
(619) 940-6193. This is a non-emergency line, please call 911 if you have an emergency situation.They may also be contacted by email at Please visit the Mental Health Ministry page for more information about our team.

Women of St. Didacus
Gospel and Fellowship

Women of St. Didacus Come Join Us! Together we will draw closer to Christ and Mary through prayerful reading of the Gospels and fellowship with each other. We are meeting the 2nd and 4th Thursdays at 6:30 pm at various members homes. Call Linda (619) 955-3985 for more info.

Sexual Abuse Compensation Program
For more information click
HERE go to the website

Rights & Responsibilities of Parents/Guardians of Children in Public Schools Regarding Sexual Health Education
The California Catholic Conference of Bishops has composed a concise guide for Catholic Parents outlining their rights and responsibilities pertaining to the “California Healthy Youth Act” mandated by the state for all public schools. We will have a link on our parish website to this important information. If you have students in public school, this will assist you to navigate the law and protect your children. For more info in English click HERE. For more info in Spanish click HERE.

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Sunday Mass Schedule


Nov. 28th






Sacrament Schedule

Eucharisitic Adoration


Suspended until
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First Friday

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St. Didacus Parish School

St Didacus Parish School
St. Didacus Parish School is a Catholic elementary school engaged with parents, children and community in the ongoing educational development of the student. We empower the student to be spiritually, academically and socially prepared to live today and tomorrow, both morally and effectively. WASC/WCEA Accredited. Stop by and see us for information about registering your children!

Mrs. Christine Dean - Principal
4630 34th Street, San Diego CA 92116
(619) 284-8730

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