Photos from Guadalupana celebrations

Our Lady of Mount Carmel Church celebrated Our Lady of Guadalupe by having a procession on Saturday December 10th followed by Mass. Before the Mass celebration, Religious Education children reenacted the apparition of our blessed Mother. Ysleta del Sur Pueblo performed there Eagle Social Dance along with the traditional smudging. There was fellowship afterward with…

Food for the Soul Luncheon

The topic for the event was “Inspirational Women” and the guest speaker was Sister Margie Silgueros. She is the parish administrator for St. Mary’s Catholic Church in Marfa, Texas. We were very fortunate and blessed to have her considering she is very busy with her ministry all over West Texas. Please click on photo below…

Photos from Fr. Mario’s Ordination

O Jesus, our great High Priest, Hear our humble prayers on behalf of your newly ordained priest, Father Mario. Give him a deep faith, a bright and firm hope and a burning love which will ever increase in the course of his priestly life. Amen! Please click on the photos below for more photos!

Photos from All Souls day celebrations

In anticipation of All Soul’s day, our community celebrated by having family members take candles to the altar in memory of their deceased family member that passed this last year. This was celebrated during all of last Sunday’s Mass celebrations. It was then followed by a blessing of the candles later that evening by having…

All Saints Day

In commemoration of All Saints Day, children from our community dressed as their favorite saint for the start of this past Sunday’s 9:00 and 11:00 am Mass celebration. All Saints Day Mass will be celebrated at 7:00 am and 6:30 pm. Please click on the photo below for more photos!

Photos from the Halloween Carnival

The Religious Education program held a Halloween Carnival at Our Lady of Mount Carmel Church. Both children and adults had a great time in a safe environment. There was plenty activities for both. Activities included a photo booth and a costume contest for all ages. We even had a surprise visit from Santa Claus and…

Mission closed for Restoration

The Ysleta Mission is closed for restoration until further notice. Daily 7:00 AM Mass is being held in the main church. Confessions are on Saturday’s 3:30 PM at the school building.

Living Rosary 2016

In celebration of October being the month of the Holy Rosary, Religious Education at Our Lady of Mount Carmel Parish gathered to pray the rosary and honor our Blessed Mother on Thursday October 13th. Please click below for more pictures!

Transitus Prayer Service

Transitus – This word refers to the death, or “passing to eternal life” of St. Francis. A prayer service was held at our neighboring parish Our Lady of the Valley on Monday, October 3rd. Please click below for more pictures!

Blessing of the animals 2016

In celebrating the life of St. Francis it is customary that in remembrance of his love for all creatures, animals are led to churches for a special ceremony called the “Blessing of the Animals.” The blessing was held in front of the historic mission on Sunday, October 2nd. Please click below for more pictures!