St. Maria Goretti Catholic Church

3954 Palo Verde Avenue

Long Beach, CA 90808

Phone (562) 425-7459

Fax (562) 421-0475

Rectory Hours:

 Mon-Fri: 10-12 - 1-5

Sat-Sun: Closed

St. Maria Goretti Church Masses have resumed.

Mass Intentions for the Weekend of July 4&5

Sat 5pm: +Cuck Wachter

Sun 8am: +Bob Portilla
Sun 10am: Int. of Debbie Holler & Bill Vogel
Sun 12pm: Int. of SMG Parishioners
Mass Intentions for the Week of July 6-10

Mon: +Roberta Hammond
Tues: Int. of George & Samantha Reisch Family
Wed: +Anthony & Martha Caudillo
Thurs: Int. of Claude Richard Petruncola
Fri: +Ken & Lorna Williams
News for Parishioners from the Missionaries of the Holy Spirit

A statement from the Missionaries of the Holy Spirit has been issued to all the parishioners. Below is the letter in both English and Spanish.



Rosary and Chaplet

Monday thru Friday at 7:20am

Mother of Perpetual Help Devotions

Friday at 8:30 a.m.



First Friday: Eucharistic Adoration


8:30 a.m. to 10:00am





5:00 p.m. Saturdays

8:00 a.m., 10:00 a.m., and 12 noon (Spanish)




8:00 a.m. Monday thru Friday




Saturdays: 3:00 p.m.

Anytime, by appointment


BAPTISMS: Parents expecting a child, please phone the Parish


Office regarding preparatory classes.



MARRIAGES: Please phone your the Parish Office at least 6


months in advance to set up an appointment with Fr. John.


ANOINTING OF THE SICK: Call the Parish Office to schedule


an anointing of the sick. For Eucharistic care please arrange with


the Ministry Office for weekly visitation.