Are you looking for a dynamic community of disciples, a place to call your spiritual home? Here at St. Mary's Catholic Church in Gloucester City, we strive to answer Christ's call of loving self-sacrifice - through our participation in the Holy Sacrifice of the Mass, through our communal and individual prayer, through our study of Scripture, and through our service to the community around us. With God's grace, we aim to become "doers of the Word," so that all people may experience the Good News and the healing presence of Jesus Christ. We welcome you!
SUNDAY: 7:30 A.M., 9:30 A.M., 11:30 A.M.
WEEKDAYS: 8:00 A.M.
SACRAMENT OF RECONCILIATION (Confessions)
SATURDAY: 9:30 A.M., 3:30 P.M. - 4:00 P.M. and by Appointment
8:30 AM-3:30 PM
Closed from 12 PM -1 PM for Lunch
St Joseph Altar Candle is burning for Ott Pacifico (Birth Rem) R/b Family
Blessed Mother Altar Candle is burning for Marianne Eller (Birth Rem) R/b Family
Sanctuary Candle is burning for Deacon Frank Crosson (Healing Int) R/b Battersby Family
Parish Organization Meeting Schedule
Knights of Columbus: 2nd & 4th Monday at 8 PM
Catholic Daughters of America: 1st Tuesday at 6:30 PM
Ladies Ancient Order of Hibernians: 2nd Thursday at 7 PM
Legion of Mary: Wednesdays at 9:15 AM at 420 Monmouth St
Adoration: Thursdays 12 PM
Religious Education: Wednesdays at 3:40 PM & Thursdays at 3:40 PM
RCIA: Tuesdays at 6:30 PM in the Rectory
Youth Ministry: Sundays at 12:30 PM
Saint of the Day
10/28/21 6:00 am
St. Jude, known as Thaddaeus, was a brother of St. James the Less, and a relative of Our Saviour. He was one of the 12 Apostles of Jesus and his attribute is a club. Images of St. Jude often include a flame around his head, which represent his presence at Pentecost, when he accepted the Holy Spirit alongside the other apostles. Another attribute is St. Jude holding an image of Christ, in the Image of Edessa.
Sometimes he can also be seen holding a carpenter's ruler or is depicted with a scroll ...Read More
10/27/21 6:00 am
Called "Abuna" or "the faÂther' of Ethiopia, sent to that land by St. Athanasius. Frumentius was born in Tyre, Lebanon. While on a voyage in the Red Sea with St. Aedesius, possibly his brother, only Frumentius and Aedesius survived the shipwreck. Taken to the Ethiopian royal court at Aksum, they soon attained high positions. Aedesius was royal cup bearer, and Fruementius was a secretary. They introduced Christianity to that land. When Abreha and Asbeha inherited the Ethiopian throne from their ...Read More
10/26/21 6:00 am
On December 16, there is named in the Roman Martyrology and in certain Irish calendars a Saint Bean in Ireland, who had been confused with the St. Bean whose feast is still observed in the Scottish diocese of Aberdeen, but on October 26, as founder of the bishopric of Mortlach in Banff which was the forerunner of that of Aberdeen. Nothing else is known about him. The fourteenth century chronicler Fordun, states that he was made bishop by Pope Benedict VIII, at the request of Malcolm Canmore, ...Read More