This Week

22nd Sunday Of Ordinary Time : August 31, 2014

August 2014Youth Ministry Corner

Coming Soon

Start Dates For This Year’s Jr High Youth Group Will Be Announced Soon!

September 9 First Saturday Devotion to Our Lady of Fatima

Join us on Saturday, September 6th at 6:45 am for the traditional First Saturday Devotion to Our Lady of Fatima.

We will pray a Rosary and stay afterwards for the morning Mass.

August 2014Office of Religious Education

This week is the LAST WEEK to register your children in this year’s Religious Education program! COTLF’s Religious Education Program offers yearly catechesis from Kindergarten through 8th grade as well as 2-year Sacramental Preparation courses for First Communion (beginning as early as 1st Grade) and Confirmation (beginning as early as 7th Grade).

Classes begin on Saturday, September 13th and Wednesday, September 17th.

For more information on how the Office of Religious Education can be of service to you, please contact Jorge Santibáñez or Ingrid Huerta at the Parish Office. We look forward to welcoming you for another joyful year of faith formation!

August 2014Adults: Have You Ever Thought Of Becoming Catholic? Do You Still Need To Receive First Communion Or Confirmation?

The Church of Little Flower, through the RCIA, (Rite of Christian Initiation for Adults), offers formation classes to receive the Sacraments of Initiation: Baptism, Confirmation and Eucharist.

Classes will begin on Tuesday september 16, 2014 at the Reilly Parish Center.

Applications are available in the front of the Church, the Parish Center or on our website

Application may be e-mailed to or delivered or mailed to Church of the Little Flower, 2711 Indian Mound Trail, Coral Gables, Florida 33134.

Click here for registration and other details >>

August 2014Have you Heard? Online Giving is coming to Little Flower

As a convenient OPTION for our Sunday stewardship, we will soon be offering the opportunity for parishioners, and even visitors alike, to make donations ON-LINE to the Church of the Little Flower.

Our Director of Advancement and Stewardship, Jorge Perez, will soon be speaking at all of the Masses to introduce this valuable new convenience, organized by the national company, Our Sunday Visitor, enabling us to thoughtfully consider, and personally manage our weekly sacrificial giving that advances the work and mission of the Church of the Little Flower. A full detailed explanation is coming soon.

August 2014Major Event at Little Flower: Symposium on "Passing from this Life to the Next"

The Church of the Little Flower will be hosting an informational Symposium on "Passing from this Life to the Next; Practical Helps and Pastoral Considerations for the Catholic" on Saturday, February 21st in Comber Hall.

In an effort to provide the Catholic community with guidance, resources, and practical information, a day-long symposium has been designed to address:

  • End-of-life-issues;
  • Hospital medical care;
  • Assisted living and nursing home facilities;
  • Living will considerations;
  • Hospice care matters;
  • Health insurance options;
  • Informational helps about what to do when death comes;
  • Catholic funeral and burial customs;
  • Funeral home information;
  • Practical legal considerations;
  • Bequeaths;
  • Reflections on Catholic spirituality which foster understanding of the mystery of passing from this life to the next.

There will be "information stations" arranged throughout Comber Hall, as well as a full schedule of key-notes speeches. For more information, or if you would like to assist, contact Mark Landia in our Communications Office, 305-446-9950.

August 2014 Italy Pilgrimage Information Evening

For those who would like more information on the parish Christmas-break pilgrimage to Italy, led by Father Davis, there will be an information evening on Tuesday, September 2nd, at 7:30 pm in the parish office center 2nd floor executive conference room.

All questions and details regarding this magnificent 10-day trip to beautiful Italy will be answered. Deacon Flores and his family are now going. Hope you can join us too.

Only THREE weeks left to register. For further information, contact Mark Landia in the Information Booth after Mass.

August 2014Praise God Twice In Song!

The COTLF Schola Cantorum is looking for new members. The Schola is an all-volunteer choir that sings at the 10:30 am Mass on Sundays. Interested parishioners must be willing to commit to rehearsal once a week, as well as Sunday Mass.

If you are interested in joining, would like more information, or would like to schedule an informal "audition", please contact the director, Dr. Dawn Fontana at (305) 446-9950, Ext. 305 or via e-mail at:

August 2014 Sacred Steps: Sacramental Celebrations at Church of the Little Flower

Congratulations to our Newly Baptized::
• Alfred Michael Carr,
• Louis Victor McMillian,
• Zoe Grace Triana.

Rest in Peace. We Pray for Those Who Have Entered Eternity:
• Roberto E. Lira, Eulalia A. Alameda.