Catholic Communities of Brawley & Westmorland
Welcome to our Catholic Communities of Brawley & Westmorland website. We are part of the Diocese of San Diego and Christ's Catholic Church. We rejoice in our communion with our local Bishop, the Most Reverend Robert W. McElroy. Our purpose and mission is centered in Christ and the Eucharist. We seek to be of one mind and heart with the Church by loving God with all our heart, all our mind, all our strength, all our soul; and by loving our neighbor as ourselves. Here you will find the latest news and information about Catholic Communities of Brawley & Westmorland as well as news and information important to the life of our parishes.
67. His father Zechariah was filled with the Holy Spirit and prophesied:
68. “Praise be to the Lord, the God of Israel, because he has come to his people and redeemed them.
69. He has raised up a horn[c] of salvation for us in the house of his servant David
70. (as he said through his holy prophets of long ago),
71. salvation from our enemies and from the hand of all who hate us—
72. to show mercy to our ancestors and to remember his holy covenant,
73. the oath he swore to our father Abraham:
74. to rescue us from the hand of our enemies, and to enable us to serve him without fear
75. in holiness and righteousness before him all our days.
76. And you, my child, will be called a prophet of the Most High; for you will go on before the Lord to prepare the way for him,
77. to give his people the knowledge of salvation through the forgiveness of their sins,
78. because of the tender mercy of our God, by which the rising sun will come to us from heaven
79. to shine on those living in darkness and in the shadow of death, to guide our feet into the path of peace.”