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Religion -- online -- in the San Fernando Valley area, May 23-30

Daily News, Los Angeles — Holly Andres Daily News, Los Angeles

May 23-- May 23--Here is a sampling of upcoming services, classes and lectures presented online by San Fernando Valley area religious communities.

Roman Catholic Archdiocese of Los Angeles: Daily Masses are live streamed from the Cathedral of Our Lady of Angels, 7 a.m. (Spanish) and 10 a.m. (English). Sunday Mass in Spanish, 7 a.m., is streamed on Ch. 46; in English, 10 a.m., is streamed on Ch. 13. For daily and Sunday Masses: For parishes that live stream Mass: For more information:

First Presbyterian Church of Granada Hills: Live stream Sunday service, 9 a.m. May 24.

The Church on the Way: The Revs. Deborah and Tim Clark lead the online Sunday services, 9:30 and 11:30 a.m. May 24. The church is in Van Nuys. 818-779-8000. Email:

Seventh Sunday in Easter from Prince of Peace Episcopal Church: Service live stream, 10 a.m. May 24. Readings: Acts 1:6-14 and John 17:1-11. The church is in Woodland Hills. Click on the links on the website for the worship bulletin, the hymns and the service.

The Value in Memorializing the Dead: The Rev. Bill Freeman delivers the message, 10 a.m. May 24. Find the Zoom link on the website. 616-796-5598. Email:

Be My Barnabas: The Rev. Joseph Choi explains the message, based on Acts 9:23-31, in English, 10 a.m., and in Korean, 11:30 a.m. May 24. Click on the Zoom link from the website: Northridge United Methodist Church. 818-886-1555. May newsletter:

Reseda Church of Christ: Live stream service, 10 a.m. May 24.

St. Martin in-the-Fields Episcopal Church: The Rev. Gabriel Ferrer delivers the Sunday message on May 24. Click on the website link to participate online on Sunday (service is prerecorded and posted on Sundays). The church is in Winnetka. 818-348-1419. Email: vicar@stmartinswinnetka.

The Audacity of Humility: The Rev. Steve Peralta delivers the message, based on 1 Peter 4:12-14 and 5:6-11, at 10:30 a.m. May 24. First United Methodist Church of North Hollywood. 818-763-8231.; or (search for @nohofumc)

All Shall Be Well: The Rev. Rayna Hamre, assistant minister at Unitarian Universalist Church of Long Beach, delivers the message, 10:30 a.m. May 24. Participate on Zoom: Also, by phone: 669-900-6833 and use meeting ID: 8581092800.

We Remember -- Keep Perspective: The Rev. Rob Denton delivers the message, 10:45 a.m. May 24. West Valley Christian Church is in West Hills. 818-884-6480.;

Still Water's Reflection: The Rev. Stephen Rambo explains the message on live stream, 10:30 a.m. May 24. Center for Spiritual Living-Simi Valley.;

Don't Give Up -- Keep Perspective: The Rev. Rob Denton continues a live stream sermon series, 10:45 a.m. May 24. West Valley Christian Church is in West Hills. 818-884-6480.;

Our Redeemer Lutheran Church: Live stream service, 10:45 a.m. May 24. The church is located in Winnetka. 818-341-3460.

The Power of Curiosity -- I Live in a World of Wonder: Niki Elliott gives her thoughts on the center's May theme on Zoom, 11 a.m. May 24 ( Unity Burbank -- Center for Spiritual Awareness.;

Online with Temple Judea: "Shavuot: The Story of What the Jews Received at Sinai," with Rabbi Bruce Raff, 7-8 p.m. May 26. LA Shavuot Together, 7 p.m. May 28 to 2 a.m. May 29 ( Shabbat live stream service, 6:15 p.m. May 29. More online programming, see this page: The Reform Jewish congregation is in Tarzana. 818-758-3800. Email:

Online services with Adat Ari El: Virtual Sh'ma Healing Circle, 10-11 a.m. May 28 and June 4 ( Tikkun Leil Shavuot: "Shavuot University," all-evening study for this festival: Ma'ariv prayers, 8:30 p.m. May 28; followed by learning with Rabbi Mark Diamond, 8:45 p.m.; Rabbi Sara Berman, 9:15 p.m.; a bring-your-own cheesecake break at 9:45 p.m.; a song session with Cantor Judy Dubin Aranoff, 10 p.m.; more study with Rabbi Jessica Yarkin, 10:15 p.m. and Rabbi Jonathan Bernard, 10:45 p.m. ( The Conservative Jewish congregation in Valley Village offers two Shabbat services, 6 p.m. May 29 and 9:30 a.m. May 30. 818-766-9426. Click on the link for the Facebook live stream,

Valley Beth Shalom online: Shavuot 2020: The synagogue is participating in LA Shavuot Together. See the synagogue's programming here beginning at 6 p.m. May 28 ( For Shabbat services, prerecorded lectures and classes, check the schedule here: The Conservative Jewish congregation is in Encino. 818-788-6000.

Temple Aliyah: "Shavuot: The Five Senses of Revelation," an all-evening study that explores the receiving of the Torah and how our five senses enhanced that experience, 7:30 p.m. May 28 with concluding study session at 11:30 p.m. See descriptions of the breakout study sessions plus the grocery lists and recipes to participate in the "taste" breakout sessions ( Shabbat and other services and educational programs from the Conservative Jewish congregation in Woodland Hills. Check website for Shabbat services on May 29-30.

Online services with Shomrei Torah Synagogue: Kabbalat Shabbat, 6 p.m. May 29; Shabbat morning, 9 a.m. May 30. 818-854-7650. Click on the link to download the prayer book and to watch the Shabbat services and other programming,;

Temple Ahavat Shalom's Shabbat: Online service, 6:15 p.m. May 29. The Reform Jewish congregation is in Northridge. 818-360-2258. Email: Click on the website link,

Online with Temple Beth Hillel: Shabbat service, join at 6:40 p.m. May 29 (watch online or call 669-900-6833). The Reform Jewish congregation is in Valley Village. 818-763-9148.;

Send information at least two weeks ahead. 818-713-3708.


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