St. Elizabeth of Hungary Church, Julian, exteriorName of Church St. Elizabeth of Hungary

Address 2814 B Street, Julian, CA 92036-0366

Phone number (760) 765-0613


Mass Schedule Saturday vigil, 5 p.m.  Sunday, 10 a.m.  Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday & Friday, 8 a.m.  Thursday, 7 p.m.  First Saturday, 9 a.m., followed by adoration.

Confessions Saturdays, 4:30 p.m. and by appointment.

Names of priests Father Cecilio Moraga, pastor.  He is a Filipino priest with a traditional bent.  He’s very friendly and welcoming, and enjoys having newcomers at the church.

Special activities The church offers pious devotions throughout the week.  For example, there is the rosary and Chaplet of Divine Mercy before weekday Masses.  On Tuesdays, you can participate in the Our Mother of Perpetual Help Devotion after Mass.

Music Traditional, with organ; the congregation is invited to sing along.

Fellow parishioners Julian is a small town.  Most you will meet at the church are local retirees and tourists.

Parking OK, large city-owned lot across the street from church.

Cry room The church as a small one, separated from the main body of the church by glass, but it only has seating for a few people.

Additional observations Julian is located east of Escondido, far in from the coast.  Known for its apples and tourism; it’s one of the few places in San Diego where you’ll get snow in the winter.  St. Elizabeth of Hungary Church was established in 1949 and is part of the diocese of San Diego.  It’s a quaint, old wooden church, on a hill next to the town’s main street.