Address 4268 Lime Street, Riverside CA 92501
Phone number (951) 686-4004 or (951) 683-6204 (Spanish)
Mass times Saturday vigil, 5 p.m.; Sunday 8 a.m., 10 a.m., 5 p.m. (Spanish). Monday – Friday, 6:30 a.m., Tuesday & Friday, 5:15 p.m., Saturday, 8 a.m., First Friday, 7 p.m. (Spanish). Holy days: 5:15 p.m. (vigil), 6:30 a.m., 8 a.m., 12:15 p.m., 5:15 p.m., 7 p.m. (Spanish).
Music Group sings with organ at the vigil, 8 & 10 a.m.; there is a Spanish choir for the 5 p.m.
Confessions Tuesday & Friday, 4:30 – 5 p.m. Saturday, 3:45 – 4:45 p.m.
Names of priests Father Reno Aiardi, parish administrator. Father Louis Abdoo, parochial vicar.
School Yes. Pre-K through 8th grade.
Special parish groups/activities Catholic Daughters, Knights of Columbus, Legion of Mary, Perpetual Adoration, Women’s Ministry, Altar Society, Right to Life, Mother of Perpetual Help Novena on Tuesdays at 5 p.m.
Fellow parishioners Largely Anglo, with a significant Hispanic community.
Cry room Yes, there are two on either side of the altar at the front.
Additional observations Founded in 1886, St. Francis de Sales is a historic parish and the oldest in Riverside. It is part of the Diocese of San Bernardino. Highlights include faithful priests and 24-hour Perpetual Adoration in its St. Bernard Chapel.