Tired of all the crazy commercialism this holiday season and looking to rediscover the real meaning of Christmas in Los Angeles? Midnight Mass is a perfect way to get back to the true significance of this very special holiday. We've compiled a list of some of the top Los Angeles-area churches where you can attend Christmas Eve Midnight Mass and reconnect with the values that give us ultimate meaning in our lives - faith, hope and love. Have a Merry Christmas.
555 West Temple Street
Los Angeles, CA 90012-2707
Located in the heart of downtown Los Angeles, the Cathedral of Our Lady of the Angels serves the Los Angeles Archdiocese, which totals of over 5 million Catholics. The Cathedral of our Lady of the Angels will be holding Christmas Eve Midnight Mass with Presider, Archbishop Gomez, from 12am-1am.
140 Chestnut Street
Pasadena, CA 91103
Pasadena's beautiful St. Andrew's Church is modeled after the Church of Santa Maria in Cosmedin in Rome, amidst monuments of past glory and the Tiber River. St. Andrew's Midnight Mass will be held from 12am-1am.
3716 Boyce Ave.
Los Angeles, CA 90039-1810
Want a neighborhood feel when you celebrate Christmas Eve? Serving the community since 1925, Holy Trinity is a Catholic parish in Atwater Village, Los Angeles, California. Holy Trinity Church welcomes you to sing in its Midnight Mass Liturgy on December 24th!
2010 W. Olive Ave
Burbank, CA 91506
St. Finbar Catholic Church is a Burbank parish that has been actively ministering to the surrounding neighborhoods for nearly 80 years. St. Finbar is especially attentive to the needs of the Spanish-language and Vietnamese communities. Midnight Mass at St. Finbar Catholic Church will be presented bilingually (in English and Spanish).
1039 N. Broadway
Los Angeles, CA 90012
Founded in 1904, St. Peter's Church is a classic blend of old-world Italian style and the new-world grace of a California mission against the backdrop of Chavez Ravine Hill. St. Peter's Parish continues to unite people every year for Midnight Mass on Christmas Eve, 12:00am-1:00am.
15520 Ventura Boulevard
Encino, CA 91436
Established in 1949, St. Cyril of Jerusalem Catholic Church serves the needs of Encino parishioners and welcomes newcomers. Come join the community of St. Cyril of Jerusalem Parish for Midnight Mass on Christmas Eve, 12am-1am.
3611 Wilshire Boulevard
Los Angeles, CA 90005
Saint Basil's Catholic Church was founded in 1919, and has since become a parish that ministers to several communities, among them Korean families, Filipinos and Spanish-speakers. St. Basil's welcomes friends and family to join them for Midnight Mass, 12am-1am. The Liturgy will be held in English, Spanish and Korean.
2380 Stow St.
Simi Valley, CA 93063
Located right off the Ronald Reagan Freeway in Simi Valley, St Peter Claver Catholic Church offers Midnight Mass from 12am-1am. Join St. Peter Claver Parish for a lovely Christmas Eve in a reverent family atmosphere.