Santuário San Rafael Ascension Catholic church

An independent ministry in the Catholic Tradition

Current Projects for 2011

Introduction to Q’anjob’al Grammar and Language—Level I & II, Summer 2013

Introduction to K’iche’ Grammar and Language—Level I, Summer 2013

Chuj Language and Culture—Level I 

Explore a native American tradition which often syncretizes with Catholicism in highland Guatemala, bringing a rich, earth-based spirituality into harmony with Catholic tradition.

Please check out the website of the Los Angeles Catholic Worker for the latest demonstration.  If you would like to participate in our Stop the ICE Raids Demonstration, email us.

Private Spiritual Direction is available on an individual basis.  Call for discernment and discussion regarding this endeavor. Having a Spiritual Mother or Father can be a great blessing for growth in holiness. 

Ongoing study group exploring various modes of Christian mysticism including Centering Prayer, Prayer of the Heart, Lectio Divina, Chanting, and the Spanish Mystics.  Friday nights 6pm at Starbucks on Wilshire & Union.  In Spanish. 

Mayan Language and Culture Project

Spiritual Direction

Social Justice Project           

Mayan Calendar and Spirituality

Classes in Christian Mysticism

Projects and Activities

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St. Dorothy Day

St. John Cassian

St. John of the Cross


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Divine Liturgy * Holy Eucharist



Reconciliation * Anointing of the Sick  * Confirmation



Related Links


Seven Signs Chaplet

Seven Signs 2

Christian Qabbalah

 St. Raphael Chaplet

Seven Glorious Mysteries of the Holy Rosary

About Bishop Roberto


Language and Sources

Rosary of St. Mary Magdalene

Seven Dolorous Mysteries of the Holy Rosary

Anaphora of the Holy Covenant

Common Text From Liturgy of the Deep Song

Holy Eucharist of Christ-Sophia

Christ-Sophia page 2

Baptisms, Quincieneras

Holy Wisdom


Mayan Calendar

Traditional Rosary

Traditional Latin Prayers for the Rosary and Other Devotions

Lectio Divina