Matthew 11:28

Come to me, all you who are weary and burdened, and I will give you rest.

Mass Schedule

  • Weekend Mass

    Saturday
    5:00 pm
    Sunday
    7:30 am • 9:30 am • 11:30 am
    First Saturday
    8:30 am
    Rosary after Mass in honor of Our Lady of Fatima. Rosaries with a guide booklet are available for free in the narthex.
    First Saturday Devotion
  • Weekdays (Mon-Fri)

    Rosary
    8:10 am
    Daily Mass
    8:30 am
    Divine Mercy Chaplet
    9:10 am
  • Holy Days

    Eve of Holy Day
    7:30 pm
    Holy Day
    8:30 am • 7:30 pm
    Jan 1 Sun
    Solemnity of Mary

    May 25 Thu
    Ascension of Jesus
    Aug 15 Tue
    Assumption of the Blessed Virgin Mary
    Nov 1 Wed
    All Saint's Day
    Dec 8 Fri
    Feast of the Immaculate Conception
    Dec 25 Mon
    Christmas
  • Confession

    Every Saturday
    from 3 - 4 pm or by appointment.
    Confession guide booklets are available in the narthex of the church.
    The Power of Confession
    Be ashamed when you sin, not when you repent. ~St. John Chrysostom
  • Adoration

    24 hour Adoration every First Friday follows after the 8:30 am Mass.
    All other Fridays, Adoration follows after the 8:30 am Mass and ends in Benediction at 4 pm.
    Learn more about Adoration
    On days when Adoration is not available, we invite you to visit the tabernacle at the Blessed Sacrament Chapel (beside the Adoration Chapel)
    Mon - Fri 8 am - 4 pm
    Sat 3 pm - 6 pm
    First Sat 8 am - 10 am
    3 pm - 6 pm
    Sun 7:30 am - 12:30 pm
  • Directions

    760.438.3393
    6628 Santa Isabel
    Carlsbad, CA 92009
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Daily Reflection

  • Proclaim with Joy
    by Franciscan Media on April 25, 2017 at 10:00 am

    I want to be a woman whose faith in God’s promises holds no matter how long there is no visible evidence of it—a woman who uses her voice to bring hope to the weary and to rejoice with those who rejoice. I want to proclaim God’s goodness and faithfulness steadily, with great joy, regardless of what the world around me looks […]

Saint of the Day
  • Saint Pedro de San José Betancur

    Image: Saint Pedro de San José Betancur | Catedral de La Laguna | photo by KoppchenSaint Pedro de San José Betancur Saint of the Day for April 26 (March 19, 1626 – April 25, 1667) https://www.franciscanmedia.org/wp-content/uploads/2016/08/SODApr26.mp3  Saint Pedro de San José Betancur’s Story Central America claimed its first saint with the canonization of Pedro de San José Betancur. Known as the “St. Francis of the Americas,” Pedro de Betancur is the first saint to have worked and died in Guatemala. Pedro very much wanted to become a priest, but God had other plans for the young man born into a poor family on Tenerife in the Canary Islands. Pedro was a shepherd until age 24, when he began to make his way to Guatemala, hoping to connect with a relative engaged in government service there. By the time he reached Havana, he was out of money. After working there to earn more, he got to Guatemala City the following year. When he […]

Daily Reading from USCCB
  • Wednesday of the Second Week of Easter
    on April 26, 2017 at 9:30 am

    Reading 1 Acts 5:17-26The high priest rose up and all his companions,that is, the party of the Sadducees,and, filled with jealousy,laid hands upon the Apostles and put them in the public jail.But during the night, the angel of the Lord opened the doors of the prison,led them out, and said,"Go and […]

Read the Bible in a Year
  • April 26 (day 117 of 365)
    on April 26, 2017 at 6:00 am

    Old TestamentJoshua 11, Joshua 12New TestamentLuke 24:1-35Psalms & ProverbsPsalm 51:10-19 […]

SES Events

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  • 7 day candles are available at the parish office before and after Mass and during office hours Mon-Fri from 9am-4pm. As you walk in the narthex, entrance to the parish office is on your left. Suggested offering of $5 per candle.

    Lord,
    May this candle be a light for you to enlighten me in my difficulties.
    May it be a fire for you to burn out of me all pride, selfishness and impurity.
    May it be a flame for you to bring warmth into my heart, towards my family, my neighbors and all those who meet me.
    Through the prayers of Mary Virgin and Mother, I place in your care those I came to pray for, especially_____.
    I cannot stay long with you in this church. In leaving this candle, I wish to give to you something of myself.
    Help me to continue my prayer into everything I do this day. Amen.
  • Did you know we have 2000 titles at our Parish Library? From apologetics to parenting to answering your questions about the Catholic faith. Visit our library at the Conference Center after each Mass.
     St. Elizabeth Seton Library Catalog
    Titles like... WHY BE CATHOLIC?
    Other new titles (April 2017):
    • An Empty Cradle: Reflections for parents after miscarriage, stillbirth or infant death
    • Simple Acts of Moving Forward: 60 Suggestions for Getting Unstuck
    • Embracing the Way of Jesus: Reflections from Pope Francis on Living Our Faith
    • Always Discerning: An Ignatian Spirituality for the New Millenium
    • Busy Lives and Restless Souls: How Prayer Can Help You Find the Missing Peace in Your Life
    For more information Library@seschurch.org
    ~When we pray we speak to God; but when we read, God speaks to us. St. Jerome
  • The children's choir sings once a month on the first Sunday of the month, following the Religious Ed calendar. We have two rehearsal days for you to choose from (Mon or Wed from 5:15 - 6pm). Choose a day that works best for you and your child. Please contact RebeccaS@seschurch.org 760.607.5017 for more information.
  • A generous donor has gifted our parish with a 1 year subscription to Formed.org. The best Catholic content in one place. Free access to books, movies, audio and more. To receive our parish access code, please email NewEvangelization@seschurch.org . This subscription code is for SES parishioners only, please do not distribute outside. Thank you.
  • Did you know that St. Elizabeth Seton's Knights of Columbus sponsors 5 seminarians each year? John Sawchenko is special to SES because he attended our Men's Bible Study. John is currently at the Fiji House of Formation. Watch John and his formation process.To learn more about the Knights of Columbus
  • MOPS would love to welcome more Moms to our group! We are in need of MOPPETS volunteers to help with our children program. If you enjoy kids and can help every other Tuesday mornings from 8:30 am to 11:30 am please contact mops@seschurch.org
  • • Do you feel lost, alone or bored in your marriage?
    • Are you frustrated, hurt or angry with your spouse?
    • Are you constantly fighting?
    • Have you thought about separation or divorce?
    • Does talking about it only make it worse?
    There are 4 Stages of Marriage: (1) Romance (2) Disillusionment
    (3) Misery, and (4) Awakening.
    Due to the high divorce rate many couples never make it to the 4th Stage of Awakening
    Retrouvaille provides marriage help. 2017 Weekends are on June 2, Sept 8 and Sept 15 (Spanish). For confidential information about the program call 800.470.2230 or email sdretropub@gmail.com
    The program offers a strong community of support even after the program ends. These are couples whose marriage were saved because of this program. This is a donation based program. Everyone is welcome and encouraged to strengthen their marriage.
    Love is a decision, not a feeling.
  • The Family Fully Alive - Building the Domestic Church. Prayers, Meditations and Activities to Enrich your Family Life
    "It takes three to get married: husband, wife and God." Archbishop Fulton Sheen
    Download the booklet
  • Did you miss a lecture or session that you wanted to attend? You may now watch or download PDFs at your own leisure! Go to Presentations Page

Clergy

Rev. Michael Robinson
Pastor

760.607.5012
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Weekly Reflection

Rev. Brian Kelly, PhD
Senior Priest

760.438.3393
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Deacon Jerry Heitschmidt
Deacon

760.607.5011
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Church Services

Adoration Chapel

24 Hour First Friday Adoration.
Other Fridays from 9 am – 4 pm. We invite you to spend an hour of prayer and reflection.

Learn more about Adoration

Blessed Sacrament Chapel

Visit the Tabernacle
Mon - Fri 8 am - 4 pm
Sat 3 pm - 6 pm
Sun 7:30 am - 12:30 pm

15 Promises of the Rosary

Confession

Every Saturday afternoon from
3 - 4 pm or by appointment. Confession guide booklets are available in the narthex of the church.

The Power of Confession
Mama Mary

Ministries

We have a variety of ministries for fellowship and spiritual growth.
List of ministries

New Parishioners

Welcome to St. Elizabeth Seton!
We look forward to meeting you.
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Nursery

We offer childcare during 9:30 am
and 11:30 am Sunday Masses.
Assist with childcare