Welcome to the St. Mary Parish Website

Welcome to St. Mary Catholic Community in Escondido, California. We would like to invite you to come and visit for our times of worship, if you have not already. St. Mary Parish brings together a community that glorifies God through adoration, outreach, festivities and education. Visit the parish office to get more information about our community, meet new friends and find ways to get involved at St. Mary Parish of Escondido. We would be delighted to have you join us and may God bless you.


Rev. Scott S. Herrera

Associate Pastor

 Fr. Manuel Gutierrez del Toro

Hospital Chaplain

Rev. Gabriel Afeti


Amador Durán (on Sabbatical leave)
Andres Sanchez
James Kostick
Mitch Rennix

Parish News

Thank you everyone for your help with tree trimming and providing food this last Saturday, August 25. It was organized by Deacon Amador, Ramon and members of our parish. Their volunteer work helped save the Church over $10,000.00 in expenses and makes our property look beautiful. Thank you. Fr. Scott S. Herrera – Pastor

Gracias a todos que ayudaron a podar árboles y proveer comida este Sábado pasado, 25 de Agosto. Fue organizado por el Diacono Amador, Ramón y miembros de la parroquia. Este trabajo de voluntarios ayuda ahorrar a la iglesia más de $10,000 en gastos y hace que nuestra propiedad se ve bella. Muchas gracias. P. Scott S. Herrera – Pastor

Visit the St. Mary Parish
Capital Campaign Website


Click on the Events tab for
more information on upcoming events.

Click on the HERE for a complete Mass time schedule.

St. Mary Parish Gift / Book Store is Now Open

Store hours:
Saturday: 5:30pm – 8:30pm
Sunday: 8:30am – 3:00pm

 Phone Number: 760-975-9839

St. Mary Perpetual Adoration / Adoracion Perpetua

We are in need of committed adorers /
Estamos en la necesidad de adoradores

Please contact Donna Oeland if you would like to commit to one of these hours 760-489-8830
Favor de contactar a Juanita si desea comprometerse una de las horas mensionadas, 760-213-5853

St. Mary School Alumni

We invite anyone who has attended St. Mary School, to sign up on the alumni database HERE.