Little Flower Haven, La Mesa2Name of Church Little Flower Haven

Address 8585 La Mesa Blvd., La Mesa, CA 91941

Phone number (619) 466-3163

Mass times Daily at 9am.

Confessions Daily, 8:15 – 8:45 a.m. & 9:40-10 a.m.  No confessions Wednesdays and Thursdays.

Names of priests Frather Dave Leon, chaplain.  Father Leon is a pious and orthodox priest, who is a regular speaker on spirituality at retreats and conferences.

Special Activities Join the community for rosary at 6:30 p.m.

Fellow parishioners The chapel is for use by the Haven’s sixty residents and the sisters.  However, visitors are welcome.
Parking Park in one of two lots, or on the street.

Additional observations  Little Flower Haven is an assisted living facility operated by the Carmelite sisters in La Mesa.  The Carmelites first came to La Mesa in 1938; the current chapel was built in 1966.  The Carmelites are a traditional community, and wear full habits (visit  The community was founded by a Polish nun and convert to the Catholic faith, Blessed Maria Teresa of St. Joseph (1855-1938), and combines contemplative prayer and apostolic service.  The Little Flower Haven is one of four convents of the sisters.