Our Lady of Perpetual Help
St. Mary’s, Albany
We, St. Mary’s Parish, are a people responding to Christ’s call to conversion, new life and discipleship with a nurturing Community.
We celebrate this new life in Scripture and the Sacraments of the Roman Catholic tradition.
Our Celebration impels and transforms us to be Spirit filled individuals who can reach out and minister to all people challenging and enabling them to build God’s Kingdom of justice and holiness.
Our House Community Supper and Open Mic Night
Friday, March 1st, 2019
You and your family are invited to this whole community pre-lenten celebration!
There will be an open mic for you to share your talents, games and ice breakers and a photo booth with props to take fun pictures!
Bring your favorite potluck foods to share. If your last name starts with…
A-I, bring a hot dish
J-R, bring salads/fruits
S-Z, bring desserts, sweets or dessert pancakes
The Archdiocesan Liturgical Handbook – An Overview
Saturday, March 2nd 2019
at 8:30 am
Msgr. Gerard O’Connor, the Director of the Office of Divine Worship will offer an overview of the ALH. The Handbook contains the norms and the best practice desired by the Archdiocese in all aspects of the Liturgy and the Sacraments. Open to anyone interested in the celebration of Catholic Sacred Liturgy.
Please register in advance with the office.
Eucharistic Minister Training
Change of Date and Time
Saturday, March 2nd, 2019
1:00 pm (After the Archdiocesan Liturgical Handbook Overview)
There is an archdiocese level training that is required for all ministers to attend if they haven’t already done this level. This is for EMHC’s and Visitors to the Sick. Please call the office to register 541-926-1449.
Thank you for your participation in this ministry.
FAT TUESDAY FUN BUS TRIP TO SPIRIT MOUNTAIN
Tuesday, March 5th 2019
9:00am – 5:00 pm
Yes, Mardi Gras and Lent comes early this year! Seating is limited, so reserve your seat now for the Knights of Columbus Fat Tuesday Fun Bus Road trip to Spirit Mountain Casino.
We will depart and return in front of St. Mary’s Catholic Church on Ellsworth and 8th street. The cost is $10.00.
See bulletin for more details.
Join us on
Saturday, March 16th 2019
For a St. Patrick’s celebration dinner and fundraiser.
We will begin with a Mass at 5pm followed by a social hour until 6:30 where dinner will be served in the gathering space!
Dinner will be $15 dollars and drinks will be sold separately.
Funds raised will go towards the Young Adult Ministry
Saturday Vigil 5:00 PM
Sunday 8:30 & 11:00 AM
Daily Masses Monday – Saturday 8:30 AM
Last Friday of the month is a Healing Mass at 8:30am
Saturday 7:00 PM
Sunday 1:00 PM
Saturday 3:30 – 4:30 PM
Last Wednesday of the month 6-7 PM with adoration of the Blessed Sacrament
or by appointment during regular office hours – Please call ahead to make the appointment.
Our Lady of Perpetual Help Novena
Communal Recitation weekdays 8:00-8:30 AM and
Personal Recitation in the chapel
(Novena booklets available in both languages.)
Adoration, Rosary and Confession:
6:00pm – 7:00pm on the last Wednesday of every month.
Perpetual Adoration Chapel Available
If you are a registered parishioner, come to the office for the key code.