Weather Alert

Due to the impending weather, Mass has been canceled for Sunday, January 16.

Mass will be livestreamed Saturday evening at 5:30 pm and
will be available to view all day Sunday using the same link.

Celebrate the Eucharist

 
Mass at St. Mary's will be livestreamed at 5:30 pm on Saturday, January 15.
 
 
Click here for today's Scripture readings.
 
Need help with the people's responses?  Click here to download the Catholic Mass responses.

Children's Liturgy of the Word (CLOW): Click here to connect with the "Heidi Witte - Kids Liturgy channel", where her latest CLOW is posted each week. Click here for readings from the Children's Lectionary.  Click here for a Gospel activity sheet.

Mass Times

Saturdays: 5:30 pm
Sundays: 9:00 am and 11:00 am

Tuesdays - Fridays: 9:00 am


Sacrament of Reconciliation:
Saturdays, 3:30 pm - 4:30 pm

 

Parish Office Hours

Monday - Friday: 9:00 am - 4:00 pm

Our church is open for personal prayer:
Monday - Friday: 8:30 am - 4:00 pm

 

 

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UPCOMING EVENTS AND PARISH ANNOUNCEMENTS

Novena for Life (January 13-21)

Our faith calls upon us to pray and act, proclaiming the dignity and value of every human life. In the days leading up to the National March for Life, Saint Mary's will host daily Prayers for Life.  All parishioners are welcome to participate in this unique opportunity.  CLICK HERE for more information.

Want to attend the March for Life on January 21, 2022 - CLICK HERE for bus information.

Men's Retreat

Desert Spirituality: What is desert spirituality asking of you?

Men's retreat on Saturday, February 12th, 9 a.m. until 3 p.m.  Click here for more information and to register.

Parish News and Events

Read about this month's Knights of Columbus Family of the Month and Knight of the Month here.  

The HealthNotes page of our website has been updated with information from our Parish Nurse Ministry.   It includes their latest note: "When Two Illnesses Collide: The Approaching Twindemic."

School News

Learn more about our school at www.saintmary.org.

FORMED

St. Mary's now subscribes to FORMED ... The Catholic Faith. On Demand.  CLICK HERE for more information and to learn how to sign up for free.

Diocesan VIRTUS Training

Are you planning to volunteer in programs with children and youth?! Work Camp? Vacation Bible School? Youth Ministry and Formation Programs? Elementary Faith Formation? Children's Liturgy of the Word? Nursery? etc.
 
All adults working/volunteering with children and youth must complete the required Diocesan Safe Environment training program (VIRTUS) and submit to a background screening.
 
To register for this program, click here
(Select "Richmond, VA (Diocese)")
 
For more information about the
Diocesan Safe Environment Office and programs,
visit
https://richmonddiocese.org/protecting-gods-children/

Polish Food to Go

CLICK HERE for more information and to place your order.

Winter Bible Studies

Two Bible Studies are being offered this winter: 
David the King and Exodus Part 2

Click here to learn more about each and to register to participate.

Women's Book Club

February’s selection is The Family by Naomi Krupitsky. 

We will meet on Wednesday, February 9th at 7 p.m. or Friday, February 11th at 10 a.m. for the discussion.

Click here for more information.

An Announcement from Fr. Renninger

For the past 14 years, Saint Mary’s Parish has been blessed by the ministry of Joseph Lenich, who has served as our Director of Music. At a recent staff meeting, Joe announced that he would be retiring from his position at the end of January, 2022.

CLICK HERE to read the full announcement.

On the weekend of January 29-30, we will host receptions in the Commons after each Mass so that we can celebrate all that Joe has done for our community. Please plan to join us!

What is a Synod?

Pope Francis has asked the church throughout the world to participate in a two-year process called a “synod.” In this video, Fr. Michael Renninger explains what a synod is.

For more information:

Built On Faith

Built On Faith Campaign

In this video, Fr. Renninger introduces our new building campaign, Built On Faith, which will allow us to renovate the oldest parts of our complex - the Gym/Parish Hall, the Kitchen, and the Courtyard.

One Body, Many Parts

The video series, "One Body, Many Parts" aims to capture the joy of being back at Saint Mary's and fully participating in the many aspects of parish life.  Part 6 focuses on our Human Concerns Ministry - Growing in Faith.

CLICK HERE to see previous videos.

Financial Stewardship

We know that during this difficult time many parishioners may have to change their giving habits or giving levels.  However, in order to keep our parish and its ministries running in these difficult times we need to have regular income.  If you can give during this time, please consider using one of the following methods:

  • Register for E-Giving here or click the icon.
  • Text “Donate” to 18042590555 on your smartphone
  • Mail your regular giving envelope to the parish via the US Postal Service
  • Drop your giving to the parish office during office hours
  • Use your bank’s BillPay option if possible, to send a check to St. Mary’s

We thank you for your generosity to St. Mary’s Catholic Church!

Let Us Pray ...

Fr. Renninger and the Parish Staff would like to pray for your intentions during their personal daily prayer time.  Please complete the form below to send us your intention and know that it will be included in our prayer.  We would ask that you remember the intentions of our Parish Family in your prayers as well.

 
 

Latest Bulletin


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Diocese of Richmond

Bishop Knestout encourages anyone aware of sexual abuse of minors on the part of clergy or staff of our diocese to notify civil authorities, call the Attorney General’s Clergy Abuse Hotline at 1-833-454-9064, and reach out to the Diocesan Victim Assistance Coordinator at 1-877-887-9603.


 

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