The Southern Kern Roman Catholic Communities
Welcomes you to our masses with

Fr. Rayanna Pudota, Administrator

at either
St. Mary of the Desert  3100 Fifteenth Street, Rosamond, CA 93560 (map)
St. Francis of Assisi  15382 Myer Rd. Mojave, CA 93501 (map) 






St Mary of the Desert & St Francis of Assisi Roman Catholic Churches

PO Box 359,

Rosamond, CA 93560




Rayanna Pudota   

We the family of St. Mary of the Desert and St. Francis of Assisi Parish, enriched by our Catholic Faith and traditions, proclaim the good news of Jesus Christ.  We are committed to the Lord’s word, through our stewardship in serving God’s faith community.  We carry out this mission inspired by the Holy Spirit in a Nurturing, prayerful, loving and hospitable environment, and while welcoming all who seek God’s Grace.”     - Mission Statement

“All things work for good for those who love God”

“Todas las cosas ayudan para bien a aquellos que aman a Dios!”