Sunday Masses
7 am, 9 am, 11 am and 5 pm
 
Saturday Vigil Mass:  5 pm
 
Weekday Masses
Monday - Friday:  8:15 am
 
Saturday:  7 am
 
Adoration with Benediction
Every first Friday of each month.  Adoration at 7 am with Mass to follow at 8:15 am.
 
Novena to Our Lady
of Perpetual Help
Monday - Friday: 7:50 am
 
Sacrament of Reconciliation (Confession)
Every Saturday from
4:00 - 4:30 pm
or by appointment
 
 
   2019 marks the 50th Anniversary of the Our Lady of Perpetual Help Parish, a significant milestone for our parish community.  Starting with the June 2018 Feast Day, we will kick off a year long celebration.  Click the link below to read Fr. Ed's letter proclaiming the year long celebration and the events to come.
 
 
 
Praying Hands 2
 
Eternal rest grant unto them, O Lord, and let perpetual light shine upon them.
May the souls of the faithful departed, through the mercy of God, rest in peace. Amen.
 
Small CrossPedro P. Ivorita
Prayer Service: Thursday,
August 23, 2018 at 6 pm
at Hawaiian Memorial
Park Mortuary
Funeral Mass: Thursday,
August 24th, 11 am at
OLPH Church
BurialFriday,
August 24th, 1 pm at
Valley of the Temples
 
Small CrossJose D. Reyes
Prayer Service: Friday,
August 24, 2018 at 6 pm
at Nuuanu Memorial
Park Mortuary
Funeral Mass: Saturday,
September 1st, 11 am at
OLPH Church
BurialSaturday,
September 1st, 2 pm at
Nuuanu Memorial Park
 
 
Our Lady of Perpetual Help Catholic Parish is a faith-filled community for all cultures and ages dedicated to building the Kingdom of God. We come closer to God by following Jesus Christ through His Word and the Sacraments. Through the Holy Spirit and with the intercession of our Blessed Mother, we provide a sense of belonging to all God's people through prayer, service and the sharing of our gifts for the praise and glory of God.
 
 
Clergy's Page Pastor's Corner
 
 
All the scriptures for today speak of wisdom - and they do so from many different perspectives.  We are told in the first reading that if we want to attain wisdom and uderstanding, we must be simple.  We must have an uncluttered heart, be a model of God's love to others.
 
In the second reading, St. Paul speaks of wise living in a world experiencing lots corruption, evil and ignorance.  And instead of being foolish in our broken world, we should seek wisdom.  Wisdom will bring us understanding  and openness to the Spirit of God who can help us through any misunderstandings, challenges and difficulties.
 
The Gospel gives us the precious message that Jesus is the bread of life.  Here we here the prophetic words of Jesus when he told the ews that He is the Living Bread that came down from Heaven.  Through these words, Jesus was preparing His believers for the institution of the Eucharist which is His special gift to the Church.  This living bread will sustain us and nourish us with its strength on our life's journey.  But ther Jewish crown was hearing only Jesus' literal words and could not understand what they really meant.  They couldn't understand  the spiritual and much deeper reality of Jesus'  words because it required faith to go beyond the surface level.  They were simply cluttered with the baggage of their limited logic.  Fortunatley, Jesus doesn't  back down.   He tells them that partaking of His flesh and blood wil bring them eternal life.  He even mentions a resurrection after death!  Jesus was telling them that He was the bread if kindness, of tenderness, of forgiveness.  He was and will continue to be the bread of love, of loving, and of being loved, the bread of self-sacrifice and self-giving.  Whenever we recieve the Body and Blood we will find the strength to live, courage to continue, and the will to be like Him, to be one with Him.  Jesus was trying to tell them and all of us that He chooses to live with us, His people, and become the daily bread for us.
 
Jesus promises that those who believe in Him will be fed by the spiritual food which is His own body and blood.  Today, let us ask for the grace from Jesus that our Eucharistic celebrations will always be an experience which helps us to be transformed into a community of love.  We need to become a people reaching out in love to all those in need around us.  We ourselves, as living members of the Body of Christ, must ourselves become lifegiving Bread for others.
 
Deacon Ronald Paglinawan
 
 
Fr. Edmundo N. Barut, Jr., Pastor
 
Fr. Constantino Atinaja, Jr., Parochial Vicar
 
Deacon Ronald Paglinawan
 
Deacon Eric Kim
 

 

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Our Lady of Perpetual Help Church
91-1004 North Road
Ewa Beach, Hawai'i 96706
 
 
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(Daily Readings from
the U.S. Conference
of Catholic Bishops website)
 
What's New
 
Master Plan Update
July 29, 2018
Click the link below for the latest Master Plan Update .
 
 
 
August 18th, Saturday
7 am - Mass (Church)
10 am - Infant Baptism (Church)
5 pm - Vigil Mass (Church)
6:30 pm - Welcome Pot Luck for
Fr. Ernie & Fr. Jong (Breezeway)
 
August 19th, Sunday
20th Sunday in
Ordinary Time
Masses: 7 am, 9 am, 11 am
& 5 pm (Church)
6:30 pm - Life Night (Church)
 
August 20th, Monday
8:15 am - Mass (Church)
 
August 21st, Tuesday
8:15 am - Mass (Church)
 
August 22nd, Wednesday
8:15 am - Mass (Church)
 
August 23rd, Thursday
8:15 am - Mass (Church)
 
August 24th, Friday
8:15 am - Mass (Church)
 
11 am - Funeral Mass:
+Pedro P. Ivorita (Church)
 
August 25th, Saturday
7 am - Mass (Church)
5 pm - Vigil Mass (Church)
 
August 26th, Sunday
21st Sunday in
Ordinary Time
Masses: 7 am, 9 am, 11 am
& 5 pm (Church)
6:30 pm - Life Night (Church)
 
If you have any questions,
please call the
Parish Office.
 
  
 We thank you for answering our plea to help restock our shelves!
 
  So, next weekend
August 18th & 19th
is CANNED TUNA WEEKEND!
 
Can of Tuna  

Please bring your donations to Mass. Your donation will help feed the hungry in our community!
 
Feel free to donate any other non-perishable items, too.
Drop off donations at the church or parish office.
 
Mahalo!
 
 
MINISTRY FAIR: For the next several weeks we will be sharing with you opportunities to steward your time, talent, and treasure.  Each week our Ministry Fair will display different ministries for you to get involved in.
This week we’re highlighting the Music Ministry, Children Liturgy of the Word Ministry and Lectors Ministry.  Please stop by their Ministry Table after Mass and find out how God might be calling YOU to share your time, talent and/or treasure in this ministry to help serve God’s people and build His Kingdom.
 
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