News and Events

2019 Advent/Christmas schedule

Please join us during this holy season of Advent as we ponder the coming of the Lord into our lives and as we let "every heart prepare Him room." Then join us for one of our Christmas masses as well as the other feasts of the Christmas season. ADVENT Weekend masses: Sat. 5:00 pm (Vigil Mass), Sun. 8:00 am, 9:30 am, 11:00 am, 6:00 pm Sacrament of Reconciliation:  Saturdays 3:30-4:30 pm and by appointment Advent Penance Service:  Monday Dec. 16 at 6:30 pm

Crab Feed set for Sat. Nov 9

Get tickets today for the Parish Crab Feed on Saturday, November 9 The Menu: Crab Antipasto Chowder Salad Pasta Garlic Bread Dessert $40.00 Per Person. For Tickets Please Call the Rectory at 916.452.0296 or Denise Franzoia at 916.457.5084 Tickets must be purchased by November 1 - No tickets sold at the door No outside alcohol allowed Location: Giovanni Hall, 1333 58th St. Sacramento, CA 95819

St. Mary's 88th Annual Festival - Sunday August 18

Famous Chicken Dinner kicks it off on Sat. evening Aug. 17
Our annual Parish Festival is right around the corner.  It is held on the weekend closest to the feast day of our parish patroness, the Virgin Mary, and the Solemnity of her Assumption to Heaven. This annual event is a day of summer fun for every member of the family. The festival is packed with food & beverages, live on-stage entertainment, Chicken Dinner (Sat. night @ 6:00 p.m.), Bingo, Car Show, shopping mall, activities & games for kids with all-day game bracelets available.

Baseball with Fr. Antony - Sun. June 2 at Raley Field

Join Fr. Antony for a River Cats game on Sun. June 2 after 11:00 Mass! Meet up with friends to carpool to the game at Raley Field! Gates open 12:05 pm with first pitch at 1:05 p.m. With each game ticket purchased, you will be entered into a special St. Mary River Cat Raffle for fabulous prizes! Other exciting benefits: Our kids get to run the bases after the game! Guaranteed River Cats Raffle Prize for someone in our St. Mary group. Enjoy a great time with your St. Mary family! ONLY 100 TICKETS AVAILABLE AT $15 EACH!

Easter Triduum 2019

Join us as we commemorate Jesus' Passion, Death and Resurrection! Holy Thursday - April 18 Mass of the Lord's Supper 6:30 p.m. Eucharistic Adoration to follow until 9:30 p.m.Good Friday - April 19 A day of fast and abstinence Stations of the Cross - 2:15 p.m. The Passion, Veneration, Communion Service - 3:00 p.m.The Church will remain open from 12:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m.

Parish Mission - Mar. 31 - Apr. 3

Blessed + Broken - How Christians Are To Respond To Troubled Times
St. Mary Parish welcomes Fr. Kevin Leidich, SJ for a Lent mission this Mar. 31-Apr. 3. Fr. Kevin will speak to us about how Christians are to respond to troubled times through the lens of the Last Supper discourses that Jesus taught his Apostles. All parishioners are encouraged to attend all of the talks, but please come to as many of them as you can. We'll kick off on Sun. March 31 when Fr. Kevin will celebrate the 11am Mass and will give the first Mission talk immediately after Mass.