Welcome to St. Mary's Parish
6 McMillan Ave, Red Deer, AB T4N 5X8
We are all called by Jesus Christ to know and love Him.
We hope you find our parish to be a welcoming community.
By living our faith fully, sharing our faith freely, we hope to transform our world
and buildup the Body of Christ by the power of the Holy Spirit.
NOTE: Thursday, October 21 Mass is at 9:30am
St Mary's Masses will be limited to
ONE THIRD CAPACITY
No registrations will be taken.
Non-Medical (Disposable) or Cloth Masks
that cover the mouth and nose
are mandatory and physical distance of two meters
is required between households.
Entrance: South Doors (alley)
Exit: North Doors
Sunday: 9am, 11am & 7pm
Wednesday, Thursday, Friday: 9am
St. Mary's Office Hours
Tuesday-Thursday: 10:00am-4:00pm (closed 12-1 for lunch)
Friday: 10:00am - noon
**for increased safety, please limit in-person visits whenever possible**
SOCIAL JUSTICE AND MERCY
FOOD BANK TOTAL: 1460 pounds of food donated by St. Mary's Parishioners.
St. Mary's Justice and Mercy Committee Bottle Drive begins October 16 and ends October 31. Please drop off your bottles at the 3rd garage door (closest to the alley) of the rectory before or after weekend masses. Proceeds will be going to Red Deer's Mustard Seed.
Coats for Kids Donations
Please take clean coats in great condition to one of the following dry cleaners from
October 3-24. Participating Dry Cleaners:
Classic Cleaners, the Coverall Shop,
Sterling Cleaners and
Village Dry Cleaners.
Our Weekly livestream is Saturday at 5:00pm:
(You do not need a Facebook account)
ATTEND LIVE-STREAMED SERVICES WITHIN THE ARCHDIOCESE
CLICK THE BLUE LINKS BELOW:
St. Joseph's Basilica livestream: grandinmedia.ca/livestream.
Online TV: Saltandlighttv.org
RECORDED MASSES AT ST. MARY'S
Oct 7 @ 1pm Funeral Mass for Ivy Rose Wolstenholme here
(Oct 2/3) 27th Sunday in Ordinary Time here
(Sept 24/25) 26th Sunday in Ordinary Time here
(Sept 18/19) 25th Sunday in Ordinary Time here
Sept 18 @ 10am Funeral Mass for Phan Nguyen here
(Sept 11/12) 24th Sunday in Ordinary Time here
(Sept 4/5) 23rd Sunday in Ordinary Time here
VACCINE INFORMATION FROM OUR BISHOPS
Please read the letter from the Catholic Bishops of Alberta and NWT:
Bishop's Reflection on COVID & the Call to Christian Renewal
Sponsor a Child Today
If you are interested in sponsoring a child through Chalice
please check out the website at Chalice.ca
Bring hope to those most in need
HEALING AND RECONCILIATION
The Archdiocese of Edmonton is sharing links in a two-part webinar series below.
It’s a brief reflection on the history of the residential schools and the Truth and Reconciliation Commission and the long road towards Healing and Reconciliation.
This educational video is presented by His Grace, Archbishop Richard Smith, as well as Metis Deacon John Brown, Cardinal Thomas Collins – the Archbishop of Toronto – and Neil McCarthy, the director of communications of the Toronto Archdiocese.
Link on CAEDM: click here
Part 1 link on YouTube: click here
Part 2 link on YouTube: click here
**St Mary's Parish now offers e-transfer donations.**
Please email your donations to:
You must include:
1. Your name and address
2. Choose options from General or Building Fund, or Together We Serve Campaign.
We will send a donation receipt at the end of the year.
Thank you for your continued support and generosity.
Through Canada Helps! using your Credit Card
Please note, Canada Helps! sends your donation receipt directly to you.
TOGETHER WE SERVE ONLINE GIVING
Scammers are getting better at collecting information about our priests and parishes
to fool parishioners into buying gift cards.
Please know that a priest would NEVER ask for money/gift cards.
If you receive any emails, please phone the parish office.
DO NOT SEND MONEY OR GIFT CARDS.
October Mass Intentions
Friday Oct 1 09:00 AM Mary Chadwick & Family
Saturday Oct 2 05:00 PM + Alexander Kostarzewski
Sunday Oct 3 09:00 AM + Rosemarie Yeo
Sunday Oct 3 11:00 AM All Parishioners
Sunday Oct 3 07:00 PM +Johannes Coppens
Tuesday Oct 5 07:00 PM +Anna Pelletier
Wednesday Oct 6 09:00 AM Clara Bast
Thursday Oct 7 09:00 AM +Darlene Friesen
Friday Oct 8 09:00 AM +Tim Melvin
Saturday Oct 9 05:00 PM Rose Villanueva (Thanksgiving Mass)
Sunday Oct 10 09:00 AM + Mildred Miller
Sunday Oct 10 11:00 AM All Parishioners
Sunday Oct 10 07:00 PM Helen Lindsay
Tuesday Oct 12 07:00 PM +Sophia Sych
Wednesday Oct 13 09:00 AM +Veronica Padilla
Thursday Oct 14 09:00 AM Hanson Family
Friday Oct 15 09:00 AM Karie Hanson
Saturday Oct 16 05:00 PM +Katie Bunio
Sunday Oct 17 09:00 AM +Elmer Klein
Sunday Oct 17 11:00 AM All Parishioners
Sunday Oct 17 07:00 PM Jed Jandinero
Tuesday Oct 19 07:00 PM +Elmer Klein
Wednesday Oct 20 09:00 AM +George Gardiner
Thursday Oct 21 09:00 AM +Bill Kanak
Friday Oct 22 09:00 AM +Carlos & +Elisa Arens
Saturday Oct 23 05:00 PM +Ricci Villanueva
Sunday Oct 24 09:00 AM All Parishioners
Sunday Oct 24 11:00 AM Bill Trueman
Sunday Oct 24 07:00 PM +Jose and +Eliza Cruznday
Tuesday Oct 26 07:00 PM Edna Soliven (Thanksgiving Mass)
Wednesday Oct 27 09:00 AM +David LaGrange
Thursday Oct 28 09:00 AM Jandinero family
Friday Oct 29 09:00 AM + Emilio & + Matilda Villanueva
Saturday Oct 30 05:00 PM + Mariano & + Carolina Que
Sunday Oct 31 09:00 AM +Elmer Klein
Sunday Oct 31 11:00 AM +Aurora Cruz
Sunday Oct 31 07:00 PM All Parishioners