Name of Church Our Lady of Mount Carmel
Address 13541 Stoney Creek Road, San Diego, CA 92129
Phone number (858) 484-1070
Mass times Saturday vigil, 5:30 p.m. Sunday, 8 a.m., 9:45 a.m., 11:30 a.m., 1:15 p.m. (Spanish) and 4:30 p.m. Monday, Wednesday and Friday, 5:30 p.m. and Tuesday, Thursday and 1st Saturday at 8 a.m.
Confessions Saturdays, 4:30 – 5:25 p.m. & Sundays, 12:45 p.m. and 3:30-4:25 p.m.
Names of priests Fr. Anthony Saroki, pastor. Fr. Ignatius Kipchirchir, associate pastor. Fr. Saroki was an attorney who instead opted for the priesthood. Very articulate, orthodox and well spoken. Click on the homilies tab on the parish webpage and listen to him. He also has many videos on YouTube; listen to him below, for example, talking about the Psalms. Among his other involvements, he is chaplain for Legatus, an organization for Catholic CEOs.
Music Traditional and contemporary hymns; listen to selections on the parish website.
Parish Groups prayer groups, Knights of Columbus, Legion of Mary, mom’s and men’s groups, young adult ministry, Hispanic and Filipino groups, faith formation groups, Pro-Life Committees, Small Church Communities.
Parking The parish is located near the intersection of the I-15 and the Ted Williams freeway, opposite the Black Mountain Open Space Park. There is a large parking area near the church.
Additional observations Our Lady Mount Carmel is a parish of the Diocese of San Diego. The church was completed in 2013. It has some nice features; take a tour on the parish website: https://www.olmcsandiego.org/church-tour. The parish is engaging in a capital campaign (“Built on Rock”) to build further on the parish grounds, including a Discipleship Center. Here is an overview: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=fY3u-RGx_oE&t=1s.