About Us

The Church of St. Mary is a Roman Catholic Parish established in 1865. The Eucharist, sacraments and devotions are central to our parish life. Members can participate in liturgical and music ministries. We offer religious education for youth. Staffed by Sons of the Immaculate Conception. Our pastor is Fr. Benny Mekkatt, CFIC. The celebration of Eucharist expresses the essence of our parish life. St. Mary’s parish musicians strive to illuminate the richness of scriptural and sacramental experience, and to enhance the beauty of the liturgy through their sung prayer. The parish choir leads music at the 10:30 Mass September through May, for Advent Vespers, Christmas, Holy Week and Easter, and for special parish celebrations. Its repertory spans traditional to contemporary chants and hymns, and includes sacred choral literature of seven centuries. The parish piano-guitar ensemble leads music at the 4:30 Mass on Saturday and offers a mix of traditional hymnody and the best of Catholic contemporary ritual music.

The Church of St. Mary – St. Paul, MN

REGULAR MASS SCHEDULE

Weekend

Saturday  4:30 pm;

Sunday 7:30 am & 10:30 am
Weekdays:

Monday - Friday 12:00 Noon 

Saturday 8:15 am
Holy Days: 12:00 pm & 5:30 pm

Sacrament of Reconciliation/Confession

Monday - Friday 11:30 - 11:50 am  &

Saturday 4:00 - 4:20 pm

DEVOTIONS (in Chapel)

Adoration of the Holy Eucharist: Thursday 12:30-6:00 pm
Holy Rosary: Monday-Thursday 11:30am

Fatima Marian Devotion: Monday 4:30 pm
Novena to Perpetual Help: Wednesday 12:30 pm
Novena to the Sacred Heart of Jesus: Friday 12:30 pm
Divine Mercy Chaplet: Friday 11:45 am

Download St. Mary postcard - Come to the Table

Upcoming Events

Warm Up Your Winter - Drive Up Booya

Saturday, January 26th

We will be offering Drive Up Booya to help us warm up now that the cold weather is here. Booya will be available by the garage from 9:00 am to 3:00 pm or until gone. $16/quart

Blest Art from the Holy Land

Saturday & Sunday, January 26th and 27th

Blest Art will be visiting St. Mary's on behalf of the Christian families in the Holy Land. They will have hand-carved Nativity sets, statues, crosses, rosaries, and many other pieces of beautiful olive wood art. Please visit their display in the Blessed Luigi Monti Community Room after each Mass. They will accept cash, checks, and all major credit cards.

 

PILGRIMAGE TO POLAND, PRAGUE AND GERMANY including
THE WORLD FAMOUS PASSION PLAY OF OBERAMMERGAU

11 Days: May 26 - June 5, 2020

Visiting
Warsaw • Czestochowa • Krakow Wadowice • Prague • Munich

Hosted By
Fr. Benny Mekkatt, CFIC and Fr. Antony Skaria, CFIC

$4399 from Minneapolis
(Air/land tour price is $3949 plus $450 government taxes/airline surcharges.)

Information Meeting

Sunday, November 11, 2018, 12 noon
Church of St. Mary, 261 E. 8th St.,
Saint Paul, Minnesota 55101

Kay Mottaz, Pilgrimage Coordinator
651-842-6022 I kmottaz@presentationofmary

Download flyers:
Oberammergau Pilgrimage itinerary details.pdf
Information Meeting Nov 11 - Oberammergau Pilgrimage.pdf
Pilgrimmage Flyer Poland-Prague-Oberammergau.pdf

 

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  • St. Mary’s pipe organ was a featured instrument during the Organ ...
  • Stained Glass Window
  • 150th Banner
  • Altar Mosaic
  • Choir Loft
  • Steeple at Night
  • Fr Luigi Monti, Founder of CFIC
  • Fr Louis Caillet, First Pastor of St Mary's 1865
  • Fr George Manjankal, CFIC, Pastor 2003-2009
  • Archbishop Hebda
  • Fr. Benny with Trustees
  • Fr Benny
  • Mass Program
  • Fr Benny and Archbishop Hebda
  • Fr Benny Mekkatt, Archbishop Hebda and Fr Biju Mathew
  • Trustees