Saint Helena Catholic Church

Hobbs, New Mexico - Diocese of Las Cruces

The mission of Saint Helena Parish is to minister to the needs of the church community, through evangelization, service and education following the example of Saint Francis and our patroness Saint Helena.


Thanksgiving Day Mass Schedule

Thursday, November 27, 2014

9:00 AM (Bilingual)

Giving thanks for all his blessings

Attention All Liturgical Ministers!!

There is an important mandatory workshop for all Eucharistic ministers, lectors, musicians, and altar server directors on Saturday December 6th. The meeting is in the church from 10 AM  until Noon.  Please be present!!

Atencion Todos Ministros de la Liturgia!!

Un taller obligatori para todos los Ministros de la Eucaristia; lectores, musicos, y directores de los moniguillos.  Sabado, diciembre 6, 2014

en la iglesia. Favor de estar presente!!

The Immaculate Conception of the Blessed Virgin Mary 

(Holy Day of Obligation)

Masses will be celebrated at 8:00 AM & 6:00 PM.

Novena to Our Lady of Guadalupe

Everyone is invited to pray the Novena to Our Lady of Guadalupe December 3-11, 2014  at 6:00 p.m. 

Access the novena here (English).

in the church . Please join us.

Our Lady of Guadalupe Play will be performed

Friday, December 12th in the Bob Moran Parish Center.


Attention Lectors

The New Workbook for Lectors, Gospel Readers, and Proclaimers of the Word are in the sacristy. Please be sure to pick up your copy. Thank you for your ministry and God bless you!

Atención Lectores

El Manual Nuevo para proclamadores de la palabra está en la sacristía. Favor de levantar su copia. Gracias por su ministerio y que Dios los llene de bendiciones

Stewardship Report  (previous week)


 St. Helena Parish is completely dependent on the generosity of its parishioners for support. The use of your envelopes and contributions are used to meet the expenses of the parish and the support of our school.     7 persons were served from our food pantry last week and -0-was given in medication vouchers.                        Thank you for your support. 

            November 2014 Noviembre

18th   Dedication of the Basilica of  Saints              Peter & Paul; St. Rose Philippine Duchesne

21st  Presentation of the Blessed Virgin Mary

22nd  St. Cecilia

23rd Our Lord Jesus Christ King of the Universe

24th  St. Andrew Dung-Lac & Companions              Thirty-fourth Sunday in Ordinary Time 25 

25th  St. Catherine of Alexandria

27th  Thanksgiving Day

30th  First Sunday of Advent                                    Happy Liturgical New Year! The end of the    Year of Grace - El fin del Ano de Gracia

    December  2014 Diciembre 

3rd  St. Francis Eavier

4th  St. John Damascene

5th   First Friday' Healing Mass 5:20 PM              with the Sacrament of Anointing

6th   First Saturday: St. Nicholas

7th   Second Sunday of Advent                              Pearl Harbor Remembrance Day

8th  The Immaculate Conception of the Blessed          Virgin Mary  (Holy Day of Obligation),        Masses at 8Am & 6PM.

9th   Juan Diego 

11th  St. Damasus 1

12th  Our Lady of Guadalupe


Eucharistic Adoration

Every Thursday, 6:00-7:00 p.m.

Come spend some quiet time in the presence of Our Lord in the Blessed Sacrament. He would love it! Everyone is invited!

Adoracion del Santisimo

Cada Jueves, 6:00-7:00 p.m.

Ven y acompana al Senor en el Santisimo Sacramento! Todos estan invitados!


Sacrament of Anointing of the Sick
First Friday, 5:30 p.m. Mass; anytime upon request.

Sacrament of Baptism
Change in policy has taken place, please call the parish office for information. The Rite of Baptism in English is held on the third Sunday after the 11:00 am mass and in Spanish on the fourth Sunday after the 11:00 am mass.

Sacrament of Marriage
Must be coordinated with the Priest of the parish, six months in advance of wedding date. Please call the church office for an appointment.

Sacrament of Reconciliation
Saturday: 4:00 pm or by appointment.

United in Ministry Pledge 

Our 2014 goal is $63,000.

Saint Helena School