Sacraments are ceremonies of the Catholic church that are regarded as an outward and visible sign of inward and spiritual divine grace. Examples are rites of baptism, confirmation, the Eucharist, penance, anointing of the sick, ordination, matrimony and others.

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The sacraments of initiation – Baptism, Confirmation, and Holy Communion—are the three sacraments on which the rest of our life as a Christian depends. Read More

Baptisms and baptism preparation classes may be scheduled
by contacting the Parish Office:
Parish Office 805-682-4151 parishoffice@saintbarbaraparish.org

Baptism, Eucharist, and Confirmation together constitute the sacraments of Christian Initiation. In the Sacrament (“sacred moment”) of Confirmation, the baptized person is “sealed with the gift of the Holy Spirit” and is strengthened for service to the Body of Christ.
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Eucharist means “thanksgiving.” The holy Eucharist, which we celebrate and receive, along with the sacraments of Baptism and Confirmation, completes Christian initiation. Read More
The Mission Santa Barbara welcomes your marriage plans. Please review our Marriage guide.

For more information please contact:
Parish Office 805-682-4151 parishoffice@saintbarbaraparish.org

In this Sacrament of healing—also known as ‘confession’ or ‘penance’, we are reconciled to God, to the Church, and to others. It is Christ who forgives us our wrong and heals our wounded hearts. Read More

The Sacrament of Anointing of the Sick celebrates and reminds us of God’s compassion and assists all who participate to recognize the spiritual, and sometimes physical healing that results from the faithful reception of this sacrament. This sacrament (or “sacred moment”) is for the healing of body and mind, soul and spirit. It is NOT limited to those who are at the point of death. Read More

For more information please contact:
Parish Office 805-682-4151 parishoffice@saintbarbaraparish.org

Contact the Parish Office as soon as possible to coordinate music, liturgy, and other needs.

Parish Office 805-682-4151 parishoffice@saintbarbaraparish.org