Cultural Celebrations: As part of the life of our Parish Community, we celebrate a variety of cultural Feast Days that comrpise who we are.
Simbang Gabi is a Filipino custom at Christmas time. It is the celebration of an evening of nine novena masses. Simbang Gabi or Misa de Gallo prepares people for the real meaning of Christmas. It is not just celebrated in the Philippines but worldwide. Simbang Gabi at St Bede is slated to be celebrated in December, 2012. Contact Eryl Buan at 818-790-0146 or Wilfrido Reynado at 818-244-8785.
Our Lady of Guadalupe
Our Lady of Guadalupe, a painting also called the Virgin of Guadalupe is a 16th century Roman Catholic Icon from Mexico representing a Marian apparition. Our Lady of Guadalupe's feast day is celebrated on December 12th and it commemorates the traditional account of her appearances to Juan Diego on the hill of Tepeyac near Mexico City from the 9th to the 12th of December 1531. For further information, contact Angie Prime at 818.957.1873
Korean Martyrs: This event has been celebrated in the past at St. Bede. This is scheduled to be celebrated in September, 2013. Please contact the Parish Center for more information.
Parish Birthday Celebration: The Parish Birthday event will be celebrated on October 6, 2013. This is considered the single largest "fun" raiser at the parish, always bringing out approximatley 1000 parishioners for a themed dinner, carnival games, cake walk, bingo, barhopping, and just plain fun. We have yet to set the date for this year's event but it is usually over the first weekend in October. Please contact Moira Arjani if you wish to get involved from soup to nuts! Moira can be reached at 818.949-4323.