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Regular Mass Times:           St. Mary's - Sunday, 11:15 am                       

                      St. Joseph's -  Gowanda - Saturday, 4:30 pm Sunday, 8:00 am & 9:30 am


Thursday, November 24, 2022 - Thanksgiving Day - St. Joseph - Gowanda 8:30 am Mass 
 

November 27, 2022 - First Sunday of Advent – All Masses Regular Masses –­ HOPE - Liturgical Year Cycle A begins. 

December 4, 2022 - 2nd Sunday of Advent – All Masses Regular Masses – PEACE

Feast of the Immaculate Conception of the Blessed Virgin Mary

Wednesday, December 7, 2022 – 5:00 pm Vigil Mass at St. Mary’s – Cattaraugus

Thursday, December 8, 2022 – 8:30 am Mass & 7:00 pm Mass at St. Joseph – Gowanda

December 11, 2022 - 3rd Sunday of Advent – All Masses Regular Masses –  JOY

Thursday, December 15, 2022 – 7:00 pm – Christmas Penance Service at St. Joseph – Gowanda

December 18, 2022 - 4th Sunday of Advent – All Masses Regular Masses – LOVE

The Nativity of the Lord (Christmas)

Saturday, December 24, 2022 – 4:30 pm Vigil Mass at St. Mary’s – Cattaraugus – 7:00 pm Mass & 10:00 pm Mass at St. Joseph – Gowanda

Sunday, December 25, 2022 – 9:30 pm Mass at St. Joseph – Gowanda (No Mass at St. Mary's – Cattaraugus)

New Year Day: Solemnity of Mary, The Holy Mother of God

Saturday, December 31, 2022 – 4:30 pm Mass at St. Joseph – Gowanda

Sunday, January 1, 2023 – 8:00 am & 9:30 am Mass at St. Joseph; and 11:15 am Mass at St. Mary's

 

 

Welcome

St. Mary's Church has a very long history with many stories. Together we continue to move forward and bring the Gospel message to our larger overall community. I hope that you might join us in continuing to bring the message of Jesus Christ to others, as we continue on our pilgrim journey each day.

March 2020 - Father Innocent


S Joe's Gowanda Parish


Catholic Charities of Buffalo 

announced that Appeal 2022 in support of Catholic Charities and the Fund for the Faith achieved its $9.5 million goal with a total of $9,562,329.69 in cash and pledges.

We are proud to announce that St. Mary's raised $2,945 towards this goal!  

https://www.uponthisrockwny.org/content/images/Campaign_Prayer001.pngWe recently received a disbursement payment of $ 836.00 from the Upon This Rock campaign. This has allowed us to continue to enjoy our  beautiful new organ. This makes your total disbursements to date  $ 30,416.00! It is through your generous support and your fulfillment of your pledge that our  parish receives timely disbursements. Thank you! 



 

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Vocation View

We not only honor and celebrate companionship with saints in Heaven, but we are also reminded of our own call to sainthood.  How is God calling you to give your life so that may you one day share His heavenly reign?  If God is calling you to a Church vocation, call Father Andrew Lauricella at (716)847 - 5535.


If you have not received emails or text messages from Father Innocent,

Please notify the rectory at 257-9351, by leaving the information or a phone number.


Many thanks to those who continue to send in your weekly donations.

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