Welcome to St. Mary’s by the Sea

churchbulletin-353Whether you attend Mass regularly, are visiting from another parish or faith community, or if you’re looking to join or return to the Catholic Church, all are welcome. Please visit us this weekend at Mass.  

Our picturesque church located at 321 10th Street in the historical district of Huntington Beach CA was built in 1923. We are only three blocks from Pacific Coast Highway.  CLICK HERE for directions.

As Christian stewards, our mission is to proclaim the Gospel of Jesus Christ to all people through word, sacrament, service, and community life. Getting involved is a key part of our faith. We encourage all of our parishioners to be active members of our faith community, helping others, and sharing our faith. We have a vibrant and prayerful parish with many opportunities for you to worship with us and to share our life in Christ.  CLICK HERE for our Ministry page to see how you can participate. 

READ MORE to find out what is happening this week at St. Mary’s by the Sea.  

For a history of our parish READ MORE. 

 If you would like to become a registered member of St. Mary’s by the Sea CLICK HERE for our registration form.  You can download, fill in and print to bring to office.


Mission Statement

Jesus comes “to serve, not to be served”

St. Mary’s by the Sea is a Catholic/Christian community of faith, hope, tradition and love, journeying together in the spirit of hospitality, stewardship, respect, unity and charity, welcoming and serving all brothers and sisters in Christ, under the mantle of Our Lady.  (Mt. 20: 28)

You’re Invited!

(Response Requested by 9/25/2017)

Father Quang cordially invites all St. Mary by the Sea parishioners, friends and family to attend one of the receptions listed below to learn more about the exciting St. Mary’s by the Sea Legacy Project:

Tuesday, September 26th at 7:00 pm

Thursday, September 28th at 7:00 pm

Wednesday, October 4th at 7:00 pm

Father will be accompanied by Father Pascal, Deacon Tom and the Legacy Project Committee. Light refreshments will be served and there will be plenty of time for Questions and Answers. Please R.S.V.P. by calling the Rectory Office at (714) 536-6913, x-112, and leave your name, number of persons, and which reception you will be attending on or before Monday, September 25th.