Address 5011 White Oak Avenue, Encino, CA 91316

Phone number (818) 342-4686


Mass times Saturday vigil, 5 p.m.  Sunday, 8 a.m., 9:30 a.m., 11 a.m. (Spanish), 12:30 p.m.  Monday through Saturday, 8 a.m.  First Fridays, 6:30 p.m.

Confessions Fridays, 5 to 6 p.m.  Saturdays, 9 to 10 a.m.  Fr. Saguin hears confessions in English, Spanish and Tagalog.

Priests Fr. Marinello Saguin, pastor.  Fr. Gerald Osuagwu, associate pastor.  Fr. Saguin is a fine young pastor ordained in 2015.  He is an American with parents from the Philippines and grew up in Los Angeles.  He was a Carmelite for five years before opting for the seminary for the Archdiocese of Los Angeles.  Since becoming pastor in 2021, he has tried to deepen the community’s love for the Eucharist, improve liturgies, and add confession and adoration times.  Listen to him preach on the parish YouTube channel:  Click here to listen to him speak on Eucharistic Adoration: 190225 Sermon – Marinello – Eucharistic Adoration.mp3 (  

Parish groups and activities Weekday adoration in adoration chapel 8:30 a.m. to 6 p.m., Legion of Mary, St. Vincent de Paul Society, Respect Life Ministry, Men’s Fellowship, Young Adults.

Parking There is a large lot beside the church.

School Yes.  It has 327 students pre-K through 8th grade.  In addition to the parish school, Crespi Carmelite High School is adjacent to the parish.

Fellow parishioners The parish serves 2,500 families.  Half are English speaking, 40% Hispanic and 10% Asian.  

Additional observations  Our Lady of Grace is a parish of the Archdiocese of Los Angeles.  The parish was established in 1945.  It is located in the San Fernando Valley.