St. Mary Roman Catholic Church

This weekend, October 18 - 19th, St. Mary Roman Catholic Church will celebrate the Twenty-Ninth Sunday of Ordinary Time. The weekend Mass schedule is as follows:

Saturday, October 18th: 8:30 AM - 9:30 AM  Reconciliation; 4:00 PM Vigil Mass - Dolan Springs; 6:00 PM Vigil Mass - Kingman

Sunday, October 19th: 8:00 AM Mass - Kingman; 10:30 AM Mass - Kingman; 5:00 PM Misa en español - Kingman

¡Hace la invitación a Usted y su familia a que nos acompañe a un día de Retiro Espiritual! Domingo; 19 octubre de 2008; 7:00 a.m. a las 4:30 p.m. Lugar: El parrochia central de Iglesia de Santa María en Kingman Tendremos predicación y alabanza en vivo. ¡Entrada gratis!

St. Mary parish will celebrate Rosary Sunday on October 19th. In observance of Rosary Sunday, a Rosary will be recited after the 10:30 AM Mass (10-19). If you cannot attend, please pray the Rosary with us from whatever your location!!!

Would you like to participate in Adoration of the Blessed Sacrament? For information on Adoration, please leave a message and your contact information for John and Mimi Timko at the Parish Office, 753-3359.

Religious Education classes have begun!  If you have not yet registered your child or youth (grades Pre-Kindergarten to Grade 12), please call the Parish Center at 753-3359. For Elementary Religious Education, please speak with Grace McNair at 753-3359, extension 13.  For Youth Ministry, please contact Ricardo Gonzalez, extension 21. Just a reminder: children and young people who have received Sacraments are encouraged to continue their participation, so that they may learn more about our Roman Catholic Faith!!!

The St. Vincent de Paul Society is now distributing FREE coats and jackets to those in need. The coats and  jackets were donated to the Fall Coat Drive. If you need a coat for the winter, please stop by  the St. Vincent Thrift Store, 218 E. Beale, from 9 AM to 2 PM on Mondays, Wednesdays or Fridays.

The Knights of Columbus council #3145 sponsors a  Boy Scout Troop in Kingman. The troop meets on Thursday evenings at 7 PM at the Knights of Columbus Hall, located at 2255 East  Butler Avenue. Troop membership is open to all boys ages 12 through 18 years of age in the area regardless of which Church they attend. For information, contact the Parish Center.

The Christmas Jail Ministry program is now beginning to prepare for the annual Christmas Gift Bag project. Gift Bags are made up for men, women and juveniles incarcerated in Mohave County facilities during the holidays. The Gift Bag is a reminder of the love of God for all of His people. We need to prepare 550 Gift Bags this year. Volunteers are needed! Bins will be provided in the vestibule beginning next weekend for your gifts! The following items are needed:

- new Word Find, Crossword Puzzle books, Coloring Books; please remove all staples

- appropriate men's and women's magazines, religious or secular; please remove subscription cards and cardboard insert pieces

- individually-wrapped hard candy pieces

- 550 large brown grocery bags with handles

- Donations of funds to purchase needed items are appreciated!

Work session dates (to prepare/sort/count materials) will be held on November 14th and November 21st from 5:30 PM to 7:30 PM at St. Mary Parish Center, located at the corner of 3rd and Spring Streets in downtown Kingman.  The final assembly date for the Gift Bags will be December 5th, from 5:30 PM to 7:30 PM at the Parish Center. If you wish to help or would like more information, please leave a message for Kami at 753-3359.

For more information about our Roman Catholic faith community, please call 753-3359.