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Halloween and All Saints

Halloween is the even of Hallowmass, better know to modern Christians as All Saints' Day. Hallowmass celebrates God's harvesting into heaven the faithful of every age, culture and walk of life. It is a day of glorious rejoicing. Saints are people who, by their joyful service, have extended the love of God to others. The Roman martyrology  - the list of the saints officially recognized as such by the Church - contains over ten thousand names. And those are only the saints whose names we remember! The reading from the Book of Revelation describes "a great multitude that no one could count." More...



Welcome to Our Lady of the Assumption

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We are a Catholic community of believers, 5,000 families strong, located in the beautiful college town of Claremont, California, in the heart of the San Gabriel Valley. We are a vibrant and diverse faith community, dedicated toEucharistic worship and a sacramental life, sharing the Gospel, supporting each other and our community through more than 70 ministries and outreach programs, and promoting social justice. We are home to one of the leading K-8 schools in the Los Angeles Archdiocese, as well as thriving Vietnamese and Spanish-speaking faith communities of more than 700 families each. We invite you to visit us, worship with us, and join us as we strive to live out our commitment to the Gospel of Jesus Christ. Questions? Please call our parish office at (909) 626-3596 or contact us by email.  

OLA Facilities Master Plan

Read our Background Statement explaining
the process of developing our Facilities Master
Plan and the specific proposal for modernizing
our campus in the near future. Also, view the
architect's drawings of this proposal. This
week-end, a survey will be conducted at all
Masses to solicit input on this proposal.

Activities for young adults

The OLA Young Adult Ministry is designed to help ages 13-30 grow in faith and have fun: spiritual events, community service, learning adventures and social nights. Come make new friends and share new ideas Thursday nights at 7 p.m. Email us today for an October calendar.

Catholic schools raise the standards!

Kschool.jpgApplications for new students are now being accepted. Call any time for information or to arrange a tour at (909) 626-7135. Inquire about our pre-kinder class for four-year-olds, or learn why OLA graduates are tops on high school entrance exams. Our school has a proud tradition of excellence since 1955. More

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Safeguard the Children is a comprehensive program designed to promote a safe environment for children, youth and vulnerable adults and prevent child sexual abuse. Read more about how our parish is working to protect God's Children. More..


More about OLA's website...

Our beautiful website is a gift to the parish from Cyberstrategies, Inc., and parishioner Bill Mussatto who collaborated with our staff and other OLA folks on its design. Here's our story. We also invite you to tell us what you think, and make suggestions for improvement. Click here for a Site Map to find your way around.