St Mary's welcomes all to our humble country church with open arms and strong faith. Whether you are camping , hunting or out for a Sunday drive please stop by for Sunday mass.




All Masses will be held this week end at St. Mary's and St. Joseph's Church. A number of things are in place for every ones safety.  25% of capacity is allowed.  The pews , all surfaces and bathrooms are disinfected before the next mass.  Hand sanitizer is located at the doors.  All parishioners age 2 and above are to wear a face mask and social distance.  The pews are roped off to help maintain social distancing and the floors are marked to direct traffic.  Their will be no bulletins or missalettes available. 


Immaculate Conception Mass

Monday December 7, 2020  5:00 PM at St Mary's

Tuesday December 8, 2020 8:30 AM and 7:00 PM at St Joseph's


Church events continue to be cancelled till further notice!


Check out the link below for the Forward in Faith:

Guidance for Returning to Parish Life.  These are

the guidelines for when the Parish reopens.



Catholics in the Diocese of Buffalo continue to be dispensed from obligation to attend Mass on Sundays.  Please continue to view a live streamed Mass. Those who do not receive communion are encouraged to make an Act of Spiritual Communion.


Here is the Link for Catholic Charity Services



Regular Mass Schedule

 St. Mary's

   Sunday - 11:15 AM

 St. Joseph's -  Gowanda

  Saturday - 4:30 PM

  Sunday - 8:00 AM & 9:30 AM



Check out this informative website.


S Joe's Gowanda Parish




Please call St Joseph's Rectory at  716 532-5100 for information. 









Whats New

Visit our specially-created webpage on the diocesan website where you may access all of our communications and other resources related to the "Road to Renewal" initiative.  There is also a video message of Bishop Scharfenberger:

Click on this address to view, https://roadtorenewal.org/

Watch for the Monday, October 5th Zoom Meeting announcement on "Road to Renewal" webpage.           


We recently received a disbursement payment of $1696.94 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$22,153.60.

It is through your generous support and your fulfillment of your pledge that our parish receives timely disbursements. 

Thank you!


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

 Bulletin:  Check out the link below in the Diocesan Insert for live streamed Masses, Adoration and Station of the Cross. 

Diocesan Insert/Portals/1/31520diocesaninsert.pdf

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