Holiday concerts and performances at the Nat'l Shrine

Sunday, December 10, 2017 at 2:30 pm
"Through Advent to Christmas"
Carols, Hymns and chants of the season
Golden Gate Boys Choir and Bellringers
Choir Director: Mr. Steven Meyer

Sunday, December 17
Director: Mr. John Montanero
(From St. Vincent Ferrer Parish, Vallejo, CA)
Organ Christmas music & song by Mr. Robert Mayer
Also enjoy our large outdoor Christmas Creche


Setup of the National Shrine Outdoor Creche
Afternoon of Saturday, December 16

We invite those who would like to assist us in the installation of our Nativity scene. We will gather in the church at 1:00 pm. Bring a friend or family member on that early afternoon and join in! For questions call the Shrine office: (415) 986-4557, Mon-Fri. 9am to 5pm.

JESSE ROMERO: "Battling the Culture of Death"

Saturday, December 16
(after 4:30 pm Mass (English) and 7:00 pm Mass (Spanish)
St. Bruno Church
555 West San Bruno Ave., San Bruno 650-588-2121

Jesse Romero, Lay Catholic Evangelist, Relevant Radio Talk Show host, and inspirational speaker, will talk about "Battling the Culture of Death." Admission is free, but freewill offerings will be appreciated. For information, visit the website or phone, above.


Join fellow Catholics and Pro-Lifers from all over California and beyond as we stand up for the littlest among us at the 14th Annual Walk for Life West Coast in San Francisco on January 27, 2018. There will be Mass at 9:30AM celebrated by Archbishop Salvatore Cordileone at St. Mary's Cathedral. The rally begins at 12:30PM in San Francisco’s Civic Center Plaza, and the Walk, down the city’s Market Street, begins at 1:30PM. Last year's Walk drew 50,000+ people.

The National Shrine will host the Traditional Latin Mass later in the afternoon at 5PM. For complete information about the Walk, visit or call 415-658-1793.