Map Link             12500 Carmel Ave. NE Albuquerque, NM 87122    505-856-7657        Our Staff  

PoP Mobi Site

Saturday Mass

Reconciliation 4pm
Sunday Mass 9, 10:30am
    & 5pm

Monday 7am Mass;
Tuesday 7am Communion Service;
Wednesday 7am Communion Service; and 9am Mass;
Thursday 7am Mass;
Friday 7am Mass;


May the JOY of the Resurrection be with you always!
News and Upcoming Events Update April 24, 2014

Novena to the Divine Mercy
Continues Daily at 3pm

The Novena to the Divine Mercy was instituted after the 3 pm Good Friday Service and will continue in the Blessed Sacrament Chapel at 3 pm every day concluding on Saturday, April 26th. Everyone is welcome!

Return your Lenten Rice Bowls next Weekend

Please return your Lenten Rice Bowls on the weekend of April 26th and 27th. Collection containers will be in the back of the church. These contributions will be forwarded to the Archdiocese and combined with the collections from all of the parishes, before being forwarded to Catholic Relief Services.

Wednesday Bible Study
connects with India Orphanage

The Wednesday Bible study class recently donated 64 pairs of flip flops to a girls orphanage in Mumbai India. The orphanage, supported by the Aasha Foundation, supports 35 girls who attend private schools including eight who are attending university.
Elena, the daughter of Antonio & Tina Sanchez -- PoP members, lives in Mumbai and volunteers at the orphanage.

PoP Pilgrimage to Fatima
October 1-9, 2014

Deacon Steve and Myrna Fraker invite you join them in Fatima, October 1 - 9, 2014.
Pilgrims will experience the profound spirituality of Fatima, the food, culture and fascinating cities along the way. $2799 Roundtrip from Albuquerque, NM. For questions, a brochure or to register contact Deacon Steve at 505-259-1699 or Email.
More detail is available on the attached Flyer .

Timely Tidbits
"The Eucharist is the source and summit of our Faith..." Vatican II

Women's ACTS Retreat
Scheduled October 23-26

The Women's ACTS retreat has been scheduled for October 23-26th. Bernadette Montano has been selected as the Women's Retreat Director.

Prince of Peace
Grief Support Group

A Grief Support Group sponsored by POP Bereavement Ministry continues on Thursdays from 1:00-2:30 and continues on Thursdays through May 1st. The group is for anyone who is grieving a death. Call Maggie at 384-6293 for more information or to register for the group. Flyer

Right Path Health Screenings at PoP Wednesday, May 28th

Right Path Health Screenings is returning to PoP. Eleven cardiovascular and abdominal screenings are available to help you stay on the path to health. Reservations are required. Call 800-770-0240.

Ongoing Adult Classes and Growth
Link to Classes and Growth Page

7:30am Informal Coffee after Mass
7pm "A Tour of St Peter's Square..." - Video/Discuss - San Antonio Rm
7pm Centering Prayer - Parlor
6:30pm Divine Mercy Cenacle - 2nd & 4th Tuesdays - Library
9:30am Eucharistic Adoration - Chapel
9:30am Women's Bible Study 1 & 2 - RelEd center
11am Prayer and Praise - RelEd Center
7pm Women's Evening Bible Study RE Rm 8
7pm Women's Ministry - Library 7pm Becoming Catholic [RCIA] - SA Rm
7:30am Eucharistic Adoration - Chapel
7:30am Informal Rosary after 7am Service

Contact the PoP Calendar or the facilitator-leader on the Classes and Growth Page to verify Seasonal/Holiday or other schedule changes.

Father Robert Barron link to Papal Canonizations on April 27th

Next Sunday, Father Robert Barron will travel to Vatican City for the canonizations of Pope John XXIII and Pope John Paul II. As an official correspondent for NBC, he'll share his reflections internationally with millions of people on television. But for Word on Fire readers, there is a special webpage with exclusive, behind-the-scenes videos that can't be seen anywhere else. To signup:

Summer PoP/RS Softball Schedule Posted

The 2014 POPRS [Prince of Peace & Risen Savior] Softball Schedule was released by Coordinator Ron Vonderhaar. We will co-host approximately 7-8 Men's and Coed Teams. The Schedule will be posted on the right side "Social Events" tab or 2014 Schedule

PoP Relief Boat-building for Philippine Disaster

Deacon Leandro & Tessie showed a model of one of the new fishing boats that PoP members donated to help locals in the recovery from Typhoon Haian last November. Overall, over $25,000 raised to provide for boat construction and relief.

THAT MAN IS YOU Men's Ministry
Last Spring Meeting next Saturday!

TMIY [That Man is You] Men's ministry completes the Spring sessions in conjunction with both Annunciation and Risen Savior Parishes. The initial sessions were hosted at Prince of Peace with about 50 men in attendance.
Last Spring Session is April 26th at Annunciation at 7:30am!
For more information, contact John Desautels at 856-7657 or see

Making Rosaries -- For Missions

Come, help us making rosaries for the missions! Join us on Wednesdays after the 9 am Mass. We will start teaching wire rosaries in the month of May. Rosary Display after all Masses on Sunday, May 4th. Cord teaching at any meeting. For more information, call Barbara D. Amore at 797-4388

EDGE Youth visit Good Shepherd Homeless Shelter

Our PoP youth involved in THE EDGE program visited a homeless shelter with R.E. Director Irma Arviso on Saturday, March 29th. Included were Noah Rodney, Thomas Brown, Krista Benze, Vanessa San Miguel, Abraham Necaechea, and Lauryn Arvizo. The youth took time from their Saturday morning to visit and serve the homeless who came to the Brothers of the Good Shepherd. For many, it was a reality experience to see how others survive.

Monday Adult Studies 7pm
"A Tour of St Peter's Square..."

A Tour of St. Peters Square and Basilica with Fr. Jeffrey Kirby features the Vatican's history and artistic masterpieces, with focused spiritual awareness. Fr. Kirby is author of, "Encountering the Lord in His Holy Court: A Walk through St. Peter's". Began on March 10th, 7:00 p.m., San Antonio Room. Contact: Kathy Zimmer 907-7255 or email

Timely Tidbits
"By this, all men will know that you are my disciples, if you love one another" John 13:35

Upcoming Event Listing

Daily thru April 26th 3pm
The Divine Mercy Novena

April 26th 7:30am
Final Spring "That Man is You"

April 26-27th
Boy Scout Peeler Sales after Masses

April 27th
Canonization of Popes John XXIII & John Paul II

May 4th After Masses
Rosary Display in Community Center

May 10th 9am
First Holy Eucharist

May 17th 10am
ASF Rosary at Veterans Memorial Park Link

May 28th
Right Path Health Screenings at PoP

October 23-26th
Women's PoP ACTS Retreat

Outside Events, Pilgrimmages and
contacts with local Catholic Organizations

Click ONCE for video

Learn more about God and the Catholic Church
Enrich your knowledge and devotion to your faith with these Catholic Update perspectives:
God is Love... What Catholics Believe
How to Handle Anger with God
The Rosary
'Confession'/Reconciliation per the Bible Acts of the Apostles
Ten Reasons to be Catholic Saints: Holy and Human A Tour of A Catholic Church
A Walk through the Mass Eucharist:Heart of the Church [John Paul II] 99 plus Related Articles

Parish Mission Statement

Prince of Peace Catholic Community will nurture the spiritual and temporal life of its members by following the teachings of Jesus in His role as the Prince of Peace so all may attain His true peace. Through liturgy and education, the community will empower its members to find and fulfill their missions from Jesus.

"Know Jesus---Know Peace!"

Copyright 2009-2013