St. Mary Roman Catholic Church

This weekend,  March 13-14th,  St. Mary Roman Catholic Church will celebrate the Third Sunday of Lent. The weekend Mass schedule is as follows:

Saturday, March 13th:

8:30 a.m. - 9:30 a.m.  Confession (Confesión)

5:00 p.m. Vigil Mass

Sunday, March 14th:

8:00 a.m. Mass

10:30 a.m. Mass

5:00 p.m. Misa en español  (Mass in Spanish)

Call the Parish Office at 753-3359 for additional information on Reconciliation (Confession) , daily Mass times, etc.

On the Fridays of Lent, the Stations of the Cross will be recited at 12:00 p.m. at St. Mary Church.

The Friday daily Mass during Lent will be held at 6:00 p.m. at the Church. There will be no morning Mass on these Fridays of Lent. Just a reminder:  The Fridays of Lent are days of fasting and abstinence from meat/poultry for Roman Catholics. If you have questions, please call the Parish Office at 753-3359.

The Pro-Life Group will meet at 9 a.m. on Tuesday, March 9th, at the Parish Center. If you are concerned about life issues facing our society and world, you are invited to attend our meeting!

Tuesday, March 9th, is the date of the City Election. The back half of the Parish Center will be used as a polling place (via the side entrance). The Office is still open during our regular hours (use the front entrance as usual).

All ladies of the parish are encouraged to attend the monthly meeting of the Belles of St. Mary's at 7 p.m. on Wednesday, March  10th, at the Parish Center. Get acquainted and learn about our ministry of hospitality and service to our parish!

Everyone is invited to the Fish Fry on Friday, March 12th, at the Knights of Columbus Hall located at the corner of Butler and Bond Streets.  Fish, fries and coleslaw will be served from 4:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. The cost is $7.50 per person; children 12 and under $3.75.

Your gift to the Charity and Development Appeal for the Diocese of Phoenix will help support over seventy ministries/helping organizations within our Diocese (including Kingman and Mohave County programs). Your support of this appeal will help our seniors, our seminarians, families, young mothers and assist in providing for the spiritual and corporal needs of those needing assistance in this difficult economic climate. For information, call the office at 753-3359 or stop by the office to make a pledge or donation. Your generosity is appreciated!

Just a reminder...St. Mary Church now has both a Junior High and a High School Youth Group! For more information, please leave a message for Seth at the Parish Center, 753-3359.

Many thanks to all who think of the annual Christmas Jail Ministry project throughout the year! We will not be able to accept magazines, Christmas cards, etc. for this effort until September, due to lack of space. We apologize for the inconvenience and hope that you may be able to hold your donations until then! Thank you all again for your help!

This liturgical year, 2009-2010, has been proclaimed the Year of the Priest by Pope Benedict XVI. We urge everyone to join our Holy Father in praying for vocations and for all Priests, Deacons, Religious and seminarians, as they fulfill their mission of spreading the Good News of salvation!

If you would like information on Perpetual Adoration, please leave a message for John and Mimi Timko at the Parish Center, 753-3359.

Would you or someone you know like to know more about the Roman Catholic Faith? Inquiry sessions are being held on Thursday evenings at 7 p.m. at the Parish Center. If  you  are baptized  or unbaptized, Roman Catholic desiring  to complete Sacraments, or  from another  faith tradition, you  are invited  to attend! You may also leave a message at the Parish Office for John and Mimi Timko at 753-3359.

Informational CDs on the Faith are available in the vestibule of the Church. New titles are in! These CD's feature noted Roman Catholic speakers - including Bishop Fulton J. Sheen, Scott Hahn and others - and various topics are available. The cost is only $3.00 per CD! Stop by the display on weekends and browse through the titles!!!

Everyone is invited online to view the official St. Mary internet website at:  www.stmarykingman.com (Note: best to access through Google.)You can read the Sunday Bulletin, view photos of recent parish activities, check Mass times and  much more at our parish website!

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