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What is a Christ Renews Welcome 2.0 Retreat? Find out here.

What is a Christ Renews Welcome 2.0 Retreat? Find out here.

It is a spiritual renewal weekend designed to help individuals grow in their personal relationship with Jesus Christ and with others in their faith community. Christ Renews is an effective spiritual renewal and evangelization process that calls together members of the parish to experience personal conversion and Christian unity in the Catholic tradition within the St. Mary’s community. To learn more go to: https://www.stmaryswormville.org/faith-formation/retreats-missions/christ-renews-his-parish/

The Epiphany of the Lord – Year A 2023

The Epiphany of the Lord – Year A 2023

“Rise up in splendor, Jerusalem!  Your light has come, the glory of the Lord shines upon you.” Words from our 1st reading today from the 60th chapter of the prophet Isaiah – sisters and brothers, may the Lord give to you his peace and his joy.   I would like to...

St. Mary’s Memories and Moments

St. Mary’s Memories and Moments

As we move toward our 175th Anniversary celebration, we invite you to share your favorite memories of St. Mary Parish and St. Mary School. Whether you are new to St. Mary’s or your family has been here for generations, tell us about the moments and people you...

Daily Masses have Returned to Normal

Daily Masses have Returned to Normal

In the wake of the Christmas Blizzard of 2022, St. Mary's has resumed it's regular Mass schedule: Monday – Thursday (Chapel) 7:00 a.m. 9:00 a.m. Friday (Church) 7:00 a.m. 9:00 a.m. Saturday (Church) 9:00 a.m. Saturday Vigil Mass (Church) 4:00 p.m. 5:30 p.m. Sunday...

Blue Christmas Mass Wednesday, December 28, 7 PM

Blue Christmas Mass Wednesday, December 28, 7 PM

St. Mary's Church Swormville, 6919 Transit Road, East Amherst, will offer a special Blue Christmas Mass this Wednesday, December 28th at 7:00 pm in the church.    All are welcome to join with us in sharing and hearing prayers, scripture, and music that acknowledge...

Prayers for Placing Figures in a Nativity Scene

Prayers for Placing Figures in a Nativity Scene

Placing of all animals in the manger scene: Loving God, all of creation was present at your birth. The animals shared their very home and provided warmth so that you could become God with us. As we place our animals in our manger scene, may we always care for and...

ADVENT DAY OF MERCY and HEALING – December 7 – 8

ADVENT DAY OF MERCY and HEALING – December 7 – 8

Day of Mercy and Healing begins at 6 PM on December 7 24 hours of Adoration and Reconciliation     Wednesday, December 7th -  5:00 pm Solemnity Vigil Mass, followed by Exposition of the Blessed Sacrament Wednesday Evening Rosary, 7:00 – 8:00 pm in the chapel...

ST. MARY’S GIVING TREE – 25 YEARS OF GENEROSITY

ST. MARY’S GIVING TREE – 25 YEARS OF GENEROSITY

St. Mary's spirit of giving and helping those in need are intricate parts of our faith community.  This is our 25th year of offering the Giving Tree for the many men, women and children in our area that desperately need our prayers and thoughtful assistance. The list...

Would you like to join a faith sharing group?

Would you like to join a faith sharing group?

“Knowing members gives parishioners a sense of belonging to and support from a community." (quote on discipleship from a Forever Young Group member) Sharing the Good News with others can makes it more meaningful to you and inspirational to others. Details are on the...