Welcome to St. Mary’s by the Sea

churchbulletin-353Whether you attend Mass regularly, are visiting from another parish or faith community, or if you’re looking to join or return to the Catholic Church, all are welcome. Please visit us this weekend at Mass.  

Our picturesque church located at 321 10th Street in the historical district of Huntington Beach CA was built in 1923. We are only three blocks from Pacific Coast Highway.  CLICK HERE for directions.

As Christian stewards, our mission is to proclaim the Gospel of Jesus Christ to all people through word, sacrament, service, and community life. Getting involved is a key part of our faith. We encourage all of our parishioners to be active members of our faith community, helping others, and sharing our faith. We have a vibrant and prayerful parish with many opportunities for you to worship with us and to share our life in Christ.  CLICK HERE for our Ministry page to see how you can participate.   

CLICK HERE for our Spiritual Gifts Inventory Page to determine your specific Spiritual Gifts related to Stewardship. God gives each person unique Gifts in order to carry out the Works God has ordained for us.

READ MORE to find out what is happening this week at St. Mary’s by the Sea.  

For a history of our parish READ MORE. 

We at St. Mary’s by the Sea Church are committed to providing a safe environment for our children and youth.  READ MORE.

 If you would like to become a registered member of St. Mary’s by the Sea CLICK HERE for our registration form.  You can download, fill in and print to bring to office.

Vision & Mission Statement:

Our Vision:       Be my Disciples. If not you, then who…
Our Mission:     St. Mary’s by the Sea, a Catholic community of faith, hope, and love, journeying together in the spirit of stewardship, unity, and charity, embracing all in Christ under the mantle of “Our Lady.”

 We are delighted to welcome you to worship with us. Know that your presence enriches our celebration and our faith community. We invite you to become an active member of our parish by participating in our various activities and ministries. If we can be of any assistance to you in connecting with our parish, please contact the parish office. We hope you will want to share your gifts with us.

 Mission Statement

Jesus comes “to serve, not to be served”

St. Mary’s by the Sea is a Catholic/Christian community of faith, hope, tradition and love, journeying together in the spirit of hospitality, stewardship, respect, unity and charity, welcoming and serving all brothers and sisters in Christ, under the mantle of Our Lady.  (Mt. 20: 28)