All Are

Welcome!

Fellowship in Faith

Solidarity in Service

Excellence in Education

All Are Welcome!

Fellowship in Faith | Solidarity in Service | Excellence in Education

Happy Easter!

The clergy and staff of St. Mel wish you a beautiful and joyous Easter Sunday.

Welcome to St. Mel Parish

We're Here for You

When you need help coping with the burdens of life such as the loss of a loved one, navigating life's changes or seeking financial assistance, we're ready to give you a helping hand.

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We're Glad You're Here

Whether you've just moved to the area and are looking for a new spiritual home or you have been here for a while and just discovered St. Mel Parish, we look forward to meeting you!

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Strengthening the Building Blocks of Society

The family is a vital element in the makeup of society, yet it is under attack on many fronts. We are a refuge and a field hospital for the family to recover and become stronger to stand firm against all the forces that come to break it down

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Forging Men of Virtue

We offer opportunities and community for men to become the sons, brothers, and fathers God created us to be.

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Building Up Women of Grace

Using our Blessed Mother as a model, we empower women to live lives filled with grace to nurture those around them, bolster hope in the midst of trials and inspire the virtue of magnanimity.

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Setting Our Sights on Heaven

The early years in the lifelong journey of discipleship are a pivotal period in one's life. Our Faith Formation Team is eager to accompany you and your children as they set out on this journey.

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Mass Times

Daily Mass

Monday through Saturday: 8:15 am

Monday through Friday: 5:30 pm

Sunday Mass

Saturday Vigil: 5:00 pm

Sunday: 8:00, 9:30, 11:15 am & 5:00 pm

Reconciliation

Monday through Friday:

4:45 to 5:15 pm

Saturday:

9:00-9:30 am & 3:45-4:45 pm

Eucharistic Adoration

Daily 8:00 a.m. - 8:00 p.m.

Sacred Heart Adoration Chapel in the Spiritual Retreat Center.

Watch Our Livestream

Mass Times

Daily Mass

Monday through Saturday: 8:15 a.m.

Monday through Friday: 5:30 p.m.

Sunday Mass

Saturday Vigil: 5:00 p.m.

Sunday: 8:00, 9:30, 11:15 a.m. & 5:00 p.m.

Reconciliation

Monday through Friday:

4:45 to 5:15 p.m.

Saturday:

9:00-9:30 a.m. and 3:45-4:45 p.m.

Eucharistic Adoration

Daily 8:00 a.m. - 8:00 p.m.

Sacred Heart Adoration Chapel in the Spiritual Retreat Center (formerly the Sisters of St. Louis Convent at St. Mel).

Watch Our Livestream

Welcome

On behalf of the entire St. Mel Parish community, we would like to welcome you to our parish website. Whether you're considering joining our community or a parishioner looking for information about our many ministries and activities, we are happy you've found our online home. We invite you to engage in the life of this vibrant Catholic community. There is something for everyone here at St. Mel Parish - Worship, Prayer, Service, and many different ways to grow in fellowship, friendship, and our beautiful Catholic faith. We are so happy that you have chosen St. Mel Parish as your faith community and spiritual home.

Fr. Steve Davoren, Pastor

Welcome

On behalf of the entire St. Mel Parish community, we would like to welcome you to our parish website. Whether you're considering joining our community or a parishioner looking for information about our many ministries and activities, we are happy you've found our online home. We invite you to engage in the life of this vibrant Catholic community. There is something for everyone here at St. Mel Parish - Worship, Prayer, Service, and many different ways to grow in fellowship, friendship, and our beautiful Catholic faith. We are so happy that you have chosen St. Mel Parish as your faith community and spiritual home.

Fr. Steve Davoren, Pastor

Upcoming Events

Lenten Soup and Stations

In solidarity with the poor and suffering, please join our St. Mel community every Friday in Lent at 6:00 p.m. for a ministry-sponsored soup meal in the Auditorium, followed by Stations of the Cross at 7:00 p.m. in the church. Donations will be accepted for those in need.  

Friday Nights during Lent

- in the Auditorium

Exploring the

Passover Seder

Saturday, March 2 - 6:30 p.m.

Rabbi Michael Lotker and Father Alexei Smith lead us in an exploration of the customs and traditions surrounding the Jewish Passover Seder.  The program will include an introduction to Rabbinic Judaism (which is vastly different from Biblical Judaism – the religion of Jesus) and a presentation of the significance of Passover and the Seder meal rituals.  

Saturday, March 2nd at 6:30 p.m.

in St. Patrick Hall (the Auditorium)

Register HERE

Interfaith Panel at St. Mel

Tuesday, February 27 - 7:00 p.m.

Spirit of the Galilee Panel Discussion

From the eye of the storm comes a message of peace from the Holy Land.

Join us at 7:00 p.m. in the church as three distinguished community leaders - a Muslim, A Jew and a Christian - from Galilee in Israel convey a message of mutual trust and collaboration towards establishing a just society in the war-torn region.

The University Series 2024

Throughout the Season of Lent

The University Series offers a multitude of seminars connecting faith with real life in areas such as current events, contemporary moral issues, evangelization, faith and science, marriage and family, church history, scripture, prayer, and other priorities set by the Los Angeles Archdiocesan Synod.   Sessions include multi-media presentations and always allow time for your questions.  

Registration will be available online, or cash payment will be accepted at the door.   Register HERE beginning January 27th.

Upcoming Events

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Exploring the Passover Seder

Rabbi Michael Lotker and Father Alexei Smith lead us in an exploration of the customs and traditions surrounding the Jewish Passover Seder.  The program will include an introduction to Rabbinic Judaism (which is vastly different from Biblical Judaism – the religion of Jesus) and a presentation of the significance of Passover and the Seder meal rituals.  

Saturday, March 2nd at 6:30 p.m. in St. Patrick Hall (the Auditorium)

Register HERE

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Interfaith Panel at St. Mel - February 27 at 7:00 p.m.

Spirit of the Galilee Panel Discussion

From the eye of the storm comes a message of peace from the Holy Land.

Join us at 7:00 p.m. in the church as three distinguished community leaders - a Muslim, A Jew and a Christian - from Galilee in Israel convey a message of mutual trust and collaboration towards establishing a just society in the war-torn region.

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The University Series - Throughout the Season of Lent

The University Series offers a multitude of seminars connecting faith with real life in areas such as current events, contemporary moral issues, evangelization, faith and science, marriage and family, church history, scripture, prayer, and other priorities set by the Los Angeles Archdiocesan Synod.


Sessions include multimedia presentations and always allow time for your questions. Registration will be available online, or cash payment will be accepted at the door.


Register HERE beginning January 27th.

Grow in faith & Fellowship

We’ve got plenty of ways for you to get Involved! click "See All Ministries" to learn more

Wednesdays in the Word

Legion of Mary

Youth Ministry

Grow in faith & Fellowship

We’ve got plenty of ways for you to get Involved! click "See All Ministries" to learn more

Wednesdays in the Word

Legion of Mary

Youth Ministry

Parish News

Contemplative Prayer

Mondays at 7:00 p.m. Contemplative prayer, the oldest expression of prayer, is a path toward the order, balance, and harmony God intended.

Monthly Contemplative Mass

Fr. Francis celebrates the Mass with some silence, stillness and simplicity.

The first Saturday vigil Mass of each month, 5:00 p.m. in the church.

Christ Powered Recovery

A fellowship of men and women whose lives have been adversely affected by alcohol or drugs. Anyone who has the desire to stay clean and sober and those who support them are welcome.    

Thursdays at 7:00 p.m.

Parish News

Contemplative Prayer

Mondays at 7:00 p.m.

Contemplative prayer, the oldest expression of prayer, is a path toward the order, balance, and harmony God intended.

Monthly Contemplative Mass

Fr. Francis celebrates the Mass with some silence, stillness and simplicity.

The first Saturday vigil Mass of each month, 5:00 p.m. in the church. 

Christ Powered Recovery

A fellowship of men and women whose lives have been adversely affected by alcohol or drugs. Anyone who has the desire to stay clean and sober and those who support them are welcome. Thursdays at 7:00 p.m.

Contact Us

20870 Ventura Blvd.

Woodland Hills, CA 91367

Office Hours

Monday - Friday

9:00 am to 6:00 pm

Saturday - Sunday

9:00 am to 5:00 pm

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Contact Us

20870 Ventura Blvd.

Woodland Hills, CA 91367

Office Hours

Monday - Friday

9:00 am to 6:00 pm

Saturday - Sunday

9:00 am to 5:00 pm

Social Media Links

Copyright © 2023 – St. Mel Parish | All Right Reserved. Designed by Citywide Digital Media.