Sunday Mass Times

IN SANTA CRUZ COUNTY

NOTA BENE: The Bishop of Monterey in California has granted a temporary dispensation from the obligation to attend Mass on Sundays and Holy Days of Obligation until further notice.


“The Sunday celebration of the Lord’s Day and his Eucharist is at the heart of the Church’s life”.

~ Catechism of the Catholic Church, Second Edition, n. 2177

“Sunday is the day on which the paschal mystery is celebrated in light of the apostolic tradition and is to be observed as the foremost holy day of obligation in the universal Church”. 

~ Code of Canon Law, can. 1246, 1

The following is a list of Sunday Mass times in Santa Cruz County.

All Masses are in English and indoors unless otherwise noted.


Sunday Vigil (Anticipated) Masses on Saturday

4pm – Saint Michael in Boulder Creek (also broadcast on 88.3 FM; Holy Communion distributed in the parking lot)

4pm – Saint Joseph in Capitola (English)

4pm – Saint John in Felton (also broadcast on 87.9 FM; Holy Communion distributed in the parking lot)

4:15pm – Our Lady, Help of Christians in Watsonville (English; outdoors)

5pm – Holy Cross in Santa Cruz (indoors & live-streamed)

5pm – Saint Patrick in Watsonville (English)

5pm – Resurrection in Aptos (indoors; reservations required)

5pm – Christ Child in Los Gatos

5pm – San Agustín in Scotts Valley

5pm – Holy Eucharist in Corralitos

6pm – Our Lady, Star of the Sea in Santa Cruz (Spanish; indoors)

6pm – Our Lady, Help of Christians in Watsonville (Spanish; outdoors)

6:30pm – Holy Eucharist in Corralitos (Spanish)

7pm – Saint Patrick in Watsonville (Spanish)

7pm – Our Lady of the Assumption in Watsonville (Spanish; outdoors)


Sunday Masses

Morning Masses

7am – Holy Cross in Santa Cruz

7am – Saint Patrick in Watsonville (Spanish)

7am – Our Lady of the Assumption in Watsonville (Spanish; outdoors)

7am – Saint Joseph in Capitola (English)

8am – Our Lady, Star of the Sea in Santa Cruz

8am – San Agustín in Scotts Valley (indoors & live-streamed)

8am – Holy Eucharist in Corralitos

8:30am – Holy Cross in Santa Cruz

8:30am – Saint John in Felton (also broadcast on 87.9 FM; Holy Communion distributed in the parking lot)

9am – Our Lady, Help of Christians in Watsonville (English; outdoors)

9am – Saint Patrick in Watsonville (Spanish)

9am – Our Lady of the Assumption in Watsonville (Spanish; outdoors)

9am – Saint Joseph in Capitola (English)

10am – Our Lady, Star of the Sea in Santa Cruz (also live-streamed)

10am – San Agustín in Scotts Valley

10am – Holy Eucharist in Corralitos

10am – Christ Child in Los Gatos

10am – Saint Michael in Boulder Creek (also broadcast on 88.3 FM; Communion distributed in the parking lot)

10:15am – Resurrection in Aptos (indoors & live-streamed; reservations required)

10:30am – Holy Cross in Santa Cruz

11am – Shrine of Saint Joseph, Guardian of the Redeemer in Santa Cruz

11am – Our Lady, Help of Christians in Watsonville (English; outdoors)

11am – Saint Patrick in Watsonville

11am – Our Lady of the Assumption in Watsonville (Spanish; outdoors)

11am – Saint Joseph in Capitola

11:30am – Saint John in Felton (also broadcast on 87.9 FM; Holy Communion distributed in the parking lot)


Afternoon Masses


12pm – Our Lady, Star of the Sea in Santa Cruz ( Spanish; also live-streamed)

12pm – Holy Eucharist in Corralitos (Spanish)

12:30pm – Holy Cross in Santa Cruz (Spanish; parish hall courtyard & live-streamed)

12:30pm – Our Lady, Help of Christians in Watsonville (Spanish; outdoors)

1pm – Saint Patrick in Watsonville (Spanish)

1pm – Our Lady of the Assumption in Watsonville (Spanish; outdoors)

1pm – Saint Joseph in Capitola (Spanish)

4pm – Shrine of Saint Joseph, Guardian of the Redeemer in Santa Cruz


Evening Masses

5pm – Our Lady of the Assumption in Watsonville (Spanish; outdoors)

6pm – Our Lady, Help of Christians in Watsonville (Spanish; outdoors)

7pm – Our Lady, Star of the Sea in Santa Cruz (Spanish)

7pm – Saint Patrick in Watsonville (Spanish)

7pm – Our Lady of the Assumption in Watsonville (Spanish; outdoors)


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