100+ Years of Faith in Action

Holy Trinity Catholic Church

God is good all the time, and all the time God is good.

Dear Holy Trinity Family,

     “Hear me, all of you, and understand. Nothing that enters outside can defile that person; but the things that come out from within are what defile.” Jesus rebukes the Pharisees and scribes who is very much the focus of the tradition. The Pharisees and scribes were accusing Jesus' disciples of never washing their hands before eating. He called them hypocrites. Jesus does not hate them but dislike their attitudes. They are people who care about what people would say and always wanting to get praise and recognition for all they do. It is for show and not for real serving and loving people.
     Saint Teresa of Avila says, “Within you dwells your God. Enter within, look at him, talk to him, listen to him, and stay with him in your heart.” God wants us to present to him all our actions and our words spoken  from our hearts. He wants us to do things with the sincerity of our heart. Love should be the reason and our motivations for doing things. He doesn’t want people who is after their personal glory and honor. If we really love the Lord, be humble. Always point your finger not to your greatness but to God’s glory. As St. Therese says, "let us spend our heavens by doing good things on earth. This is the purpose of our life to give witness for the greater glory of God."

In Christ and Mary,

Fr. Rey Manahan

Mass Times

Sunday: 8:00 am and 10:00 am (english) , 12:00 pm (Spanish)

Saturday Vigil: 5:00 pm (english) and 7:00pm (spanish)

Monday - Friday: 8:00 am (Daily)

First Saturday Devotion - 1st Saturday each month: 7:00am

Office Hours

Monday - Friday: 8:30 am - 5:00 pm (Closed for Lunch 12:30 pm - 1:30 pm)

Sunday: 8:30 am - 12:00 pm

Closed Wednesdays and Saturdays


Saturday: 3:30 - 4:30 PM (or by appointment)

Save the Date

Information to follow in Flock Note and the Parish Bulletin.  Please join us for the fun!




View all events

Sign up today!

It benefits you and the parish.

Click the Online Giving logo for credit card payments.

Click below to set up electronic fund transfer.

Electronic Fund Transfer Form (EFT)

Donate to the Annual Catholic Appeal



Did you know...

...you can support Holy Trinity Parish every time you make a purchase on Amazon? AmazonSmile will donate 0.5% of all eligible purchases to your favorite charity when you shop.  

AmazonSmile has the exact same low prices, vast selection and convenient shopping as the Amazon you know.

Click the logo above to get to smile.amazon.com.  Under "Your Account" click on "Amazon Smile".  Add or change your favorite charity to - Pastor of Holy Trinity Catholic Parish in El Cajon California.

When you make your future Amazon purchases, just make sure you are signed in to smile.amazon.com.  Thanks for your support!!

Parish Staff & Coordinators

Today's Reading

Wed 18 May

Wednesday of the 5th week of Eastertide, or Saint John I, Pope, Martyr

First readingActs 15:1-6They were to go up to Jerusalem and discuss the problem with the apostles and elders

Read More