St. Mary Catholic Church

9505 Gayton Road, Richmond, Virginia 23229 | 804-740-4044


Welcome to the website of St. Mary's  Parish, located in the far West End of Richmond. Within the pages of this site, you will find valuable information about our Catholic Faith, our church, our ministries, and our community. You will also find ways in which you can become involved, share your gifts and talents, and join us in our commitment to serving the people of God through the pillars of Word (catechesis, "passing on the faith" through faith formation and education), Worship (Liturgy, prayer, Sacraments), Service (answering the Gospel call to generously serve all our brothers and sisters) and Community (gathering as people of faith).

Latest News and Events ...

NEW ... Visit our new Marriage Ministry Page

Please note: There will be NO 5:30 PM MASS on Saturday, October 4.


Notre Dame Glee Club is returning to St. Mary's ... Monday, October 20 at 7:00 pm - The Concert is free and open to the public.  For more information, click here.


September Health Tip from our Parish Nurse Ministry is now online ... Click here.


The Catholic Diocese of Richmond has made available video reflections on Pope Francis' Apostolic Exhortation Evangelii Gaudium (The Joy of the Gospel) presented by Fr. Michael Renninger, Pastor of St. Mary's Church.  Each of the sessions is based on a chapter of the document.  To see the videos, click here.


2014 Annual Diocesan Appeal ... "Our Faith Alive in Love" - Click here for information and a video about the annual appeal.


Parish Picnic 2014

Children & Youth Faith Formation Updates ...

Program start dates ...Faith Formation Logo
  • Sunday Elementary Program - September 28 - 12:30 pm
  • Wednesday Elementary Program - October 1 - 4:30 pm
  • Sunday High School Program Kick Off - September 28 - 3:00 pm (Note: Opening event is an earlier time)
  • Sunday Middle School Program - October 5 - 6:00 pm
  • First Reconciliation/Eucharist Parent Orientation - November 1 & 2 after all Masses
  • Confirmation Orientation for Parents and Teens - November 23 - 6:30 pm
  • HOME STUDY materials will be available for pick up following all Masses September 27 & 28.

For full calendars of all programs, visit our Forms and Schedules Page.

Visit our Registration Information Page to register. 

Ongoing Announcements and Other Links ...

Visit our "Bringing Home the Word" page for a great Scripture reflection resource for the whole family.


Latest Bulletin

  • Sun, Oct 5th

  • Sun, Sep 28th
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Mass Times

Sacrament of Reconciliation:
Saturdays, 4:00 pm

Weekend Mass Times:
Saturday: 5:30 pm
Sunday: 9:00 am and 11:00 am

Daily Mass:
Tuesdays - Fridays: 9:00 am

Parish Office Hours

Our Parish Office is open Monday - Friday, 8:30 am - 4:30 pm.

Parish Office Phone: 804-740-4044
Parish Office Fax: 804-740-2197

School Office: 804-740-1048