Current Events


Catholics Returning Home – beginning Tuesday, April 18, at 7 p.m.

St. Mary Parish will offer a six-week series entitled “Catholics Returning Home” beginning Tuesday, April 18 at 7 p.m.   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!

We will meet in the Teachers Lounge of the School on April 18; The April 25  thru May 23 meetings will be held in Kavanagh Hall (15 South Union St).   For more information, call Mary Homan at 740-815-7689.

April 23 – Divine Mercy Sunday

Adoration will begin after the 12:15 Mass and Fr. Watson will begin hearing confessions. At 2:40, we will sing the chaplet. Benediction and Reposition will be as close to 3:00 pm as possible. Don’t forget your rosaries!


Summit Service CAMP OUT!

Date: May 12-13
Who: Parish/School kids in 5th-7th grade
Place: Camp Willson – 2732 Co Rd 11, Bellefontaine, OH 43311
Cost: $5.00

*We will be car-pooling to Camp Willson. Please meet at St. Mary Parking lot at 6:00pm on Friday. That evening we will enjoy some pizza by the campfire and s’mores for
dessert. We will sleep in very nice cabins and wake up to breakfast provided by the camp. Then on Saturday we will put on our work gloves and ‘dig’ in to help Camp
Willson get ready for summer! We will eat lunch, also
provided by camp, and then depart for home. Return time is 2:00pm on Saturday in St. Mary parking lot. 
All kids must pre-register via e-mail or form by May 10!
To register, turn in permission FORM or email Jennifer Button at:

**Check out Camp Willson at


St. Mary Jr. High Service/Fun Camp   ♦   Monday, June 12 thru Thursday, June 15, 2017   ♦   Grades 6-8

For more information on the events of the camp as well as registration information, please click on the St. Mary Jr. High Service/Fun Camp link.


Mark your calendars for July 10-14 from 9 to noon for a fun week of Vacation Bible School at St. Mary.

Kids age 4 to 5th grade will learn how Mary leads us closer to Jesus and the importance of making Jesus King of our lives in our Cool Kingdom Party program. Powerful teachings, great new music, creative crafts and yummy snacks all work together to create a fun week for both kids and volunteers alike. Registration forms coming soon!

NEWS FLASH– We are looking for an underwriter to help fund VBS so we may offer this program for free for the children. We are stepping out in faith. Please consider making a donation to help cover the cost of this amazing ministry. Want to know more, donate or sign up to help? Contact Tuesday Trippier at or 740-815-7638. It’s going to be a royal week!




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