Current Events


Youth Group Kickoff 

New Year, New Youth Minister, New Opportunities! Join us September 24th from 6:30-8:30 p.m. at Kavanagh Hall for food, fun & prizes. Join us for a party celebrating a new year of Youth Ministry! Enjoy Chick-fil-a, wood fired pizza, games, prizes, & great company! Come and see what the year has in store!

Questions? Contact Anna Baker, St. Mary Youth Minister, at

St. Mary Parish will offer a six-week series entitled Catholics Returning Home beginning Tuesday, September 26, 7:00-8:30 p.m. in the Faith Formation Building (23 South Union Street).

The sessions are for non-practicing Catholics who are seeking answers to questions about returning to the Church. If you know someone who has left the Church, please invite them to join us! For more information, call Mary Homan at 740-815-7689.

The Holy Land Carvings group will be at St. Mary the weekend of Sept. 30 / Oct. 1 in the hallway of the Commons.

Their mission is to bring and sell the Olive Wood Carvings to Catholic Churches in the United States to help the Christian families remain in their homes and support their families.

Please support this self-help project by purchasing some of their hand carved Olive Wood religious items such as: Nativity Scenes, Crucifixes, Rosaries, Statues, Picture of the Last Supper, and several other religious items.

The Annual St. Francis Pet Blessing is scheduled for Sunday, Oct. 1 at 3:00 in the School Courtyard.

This has the pet-tential to be a pawsitively ruff crowd!


TAG and Summit are teaming up with SPO for a fantastic night at… Lehner’s Pumpkin Farm!

Date: Oct. 7th  (4-8:30pm)

Place: Lehner’s Farm (2920 SR203 Radnor, Ohio 43066)

Cost: $6.00 for children, $5.00 for adults

Bring: Donations for our military care kits; hard candy, magazines, puzzle books, socks and gum, will be collected

*We will have a bonfire, hayride, face painting, and s’mores! All 3-7th grade students must be signed in if parents do not stay. **Families are encouraged to come and participate. If you join us, please bring a package of hot dogs and a side dish to share.

Questions? Contact Jennifer Button 740-513-3707 or

St. Mary Harvest Ball & Auction  ♠  Saturday, October 21, 2017

Bridgewater Banquet & Conference Center  ♠  10561 Sawmill Parkway, Powell, OH 43065

5:30 p.m.  Complimentary Harvestini Cocktail Hour and Silent Auction Opens
7:00 p.m.  Seated Dinner
Honoring Mrs. Linda Boggioni & Mrs. Marge Matthews
RSVP requested. 10% discount for those who RSVP by September 17th. All RSVP’s must be received by October 8th.

For more information, please contact the parish office at 740-363-4641.


Pilgrimage to the Holy Land – 10 Days: November 6-15, 2017


$3,679 from Columbus  (Air/Land tour price in $2,979 plus $700 gov’t taxes/airline surcharges)

Haifa, Tiberias, Nazareth, Bethlehem, Jerusalem

Featuring: Round trip air from Columbus, first class hotels, breakfast & dinner daily, comprehensive sightseeing with a professional tour guide, entrance fees, porterage and hotel service charges.

Brochures, which include registration information, can be found in the back of church.  For more information, please contact Dcn. Felix at 740-369-2014 or