“The celebration of Holy Mass is as valuable as the death of Jesus on the cross.”
– Saint Thomas Aquinas

Mass and Confession schedule for St. Mary of the Assumption, Lancaster
Ohio Bishops have suppressed public Masses – private Masses continue to be offered. A dispensation from the Sunday Obligation has been given to the people of the Diocese of Columbus, and those Catholics presently residing within the Diocese, thru Easter Sunday of the Resurrection 2020.

Mass Times

The Lord’s Day – Mass Schedule:
Saturday: 5:30 pm (Rosary at 5pm)
Sunday: 8:45 am and 11:15 am

Daily Mass Schedule:
Monday & Wednesday: 7:00 am
Tuesday & Thursday: 9:00 am
*See below for holy days and civic days*

Holy Day Schedule
See below

Celebration of Reconciliation

Confession Schedule
Saturday: 4:00 pm – 5:00 pm
** Confessional is on Mary’s side toward back **
Or by Appointment

 

“Confession is an act of honesty and courage – an act of entrusting ourselves, beyond sin, to the mercy of a loving and forgiving God.”
– St. John Paul II

Parish Liturgical Schedule for the Year 2019-20

Assumption of the Blessed Virgin Mary
15 August: 9 am (spirit center) and 7 pm (church)

Mass – Labour Day
2 September: 9 am

All Saints
31 October: 7 pm Vigil
1 November: 7 am and 9 am

All Souls
6 November: 7 pm (with Faure Requiem)

Thanksgiving
28 November: 9 am

Immaculate Conception
9 December: 7 am, 9 am and 7 pm

Advent Penance Service
12 December: 7 pm

The Nativity of our Lord Jesus Christ
24 December: 4 pm, 6.30 pm, and 9 pm
25 December: 9 am

Mary, Holy Mother of God
31 December: 5.30 pm
1 January: 9 am

Ash Wednesday
26 February: 7 am, 9 am and 7 pm

Chrism Mass (Cathedral of St. Joseph)
7 April: 6 pm

Holy Thursday Mass of the Lord’s Supper
9 April: 7 pm

Good Friday of the Passion of the Lord
10 April: 12.10 pm

Easter Vigil of the Resurrection of the Lord
11 April: 8.30 pm

Easter Sunday of the Resurrection of the Lord
12 April: 8 am, 10 am, and 12 noon

May Crowning with School Children
7 May: 1 pm

Mass – Memorial Day
25 May: 9 am

Anniversary of Church Consecration (5 June 1864)
5 June – 156th Anniversary

Mass – 4th of July
4 July: No morning Mass

Saint Mary of the Assumption
132 S. High St.
Lancaster, Ohio 43130
Parish Office: 740.653.0997
Faith Office: 740.653.5054

Parish Office Hours
Mon – Fri: 8.00 am – 4.30 pm

Saint Mary Cemetery
1500 S. Broad St. – Lancaster
Office: 740.653.0997

Saint Mary School
Office: 740.654.1632

Sunday Mass Schedule:
Saturday: 5:30 pm
Sunday: 8:45 am and 11:15 am

Daily Mass Schedule:
Monday & Wednesday: 7:00 am
Tuesday & Thursday: 9:00 am

Holy Day Schedule:
Masses: 7:00 am, 9:00 am, and 7:00 pm

Confession Schedule:
Saturday: 4:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Or by Appointment

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