Welcome to the Catholic Church of the Redeemer in Mechanicsville, VA
We strive to nurture the spiritual growth of all our members through vibrant celebrations of the sacraments, daily prayer,
lifelong study of our faith, hospitality, and compassionate service to each other and to the "world beyond our doors."
Within the pages of this site, you will find information about our church, our ministries, and our community. You will also find ways in which you can become involved by sharing your gifts and talents. WORD describes the many ways we seek to "pass on the the faith" through faith formation and educational programs. WORSHIP includes our worship, prayer and music programs. Through SERVICE we reach out to fellow parishioners and the wider community. COMMUNITY offers opportunities for our parish community, young adults, and youth to gather as people of faith. We offer many opportunities for GIVING of your time, talent and treasure through our stewardship process and online giving.
Mass Times & Office Hours
Saturday Vigil: 5:30 pm
Sunday: 8:00 am & 10:00 am
Monday, Tuesday & Thursday 9:30 am
at Memorial Regional Medical Center Chapel
Holy Days: 9:30 am & 7:00 pm
Reconciliation: Saturday, 4:30-5:00 pm or by appointment.
Monday - Friday, 8:30 am to 4:30 pm
- Fr. Jay Wagner, Pastor
- Rev. Mr. Ron Reger, Deacon
- Rev. Dr. Chris Colville, Deacon
- Ms. Regina Watson-Fields, Dir. of Parish Admin
- Ms. Kate Chittum, Parish Secretary
- Ms. Nancy Crosby, Faith Formation Secretary
- Ms. Erin Woods, Music Minister
- Ms. Terry Colville, Faith Formation Minister
- Ms. Loraine Tracy, Coordinator of Adult Faith Formation
- Mr. LeRoy Orie, Youth Ministry & Young Adult Ministry
- Ms. Diane Atkins, Human Concerns Minister
- Mr. Mark Torsiello, Sexton
The sheep are back! Click the links below for a daily dose of Lenten humor and reflection.
- Week of Ash Wednesday Fourth Week of Lent
- First Week of Lent Fifth Week of Lent
- Second Week of Lent
- Third Week of Lent
Click the image to the left for suggestions for
Family Activities for Lent
|The first annual Butterfly Ball, for girls 4-12 and their dads or other special men, will be Saturday, April 1st from 6:30-8:30, to benefit The Happy Butterfly School in Lascahobas, Haiti. Make your reservation online at www.helpingayiti.com by March 28th. A suggested donation of $20 will be accepted at the door.|
|The Knights of Columbus are hosting Lenten fish fries on Friday, March 31st and April 7th from 5:30-7:30. Cost is $6/plate; $20/family of four.|
|The American Heritage Girls invite elementary age and younger children to an Easter Egg Hunt on Sunday, April 9th at 11:15 AM. The Knights of Columbus will provide lunch at noon.|
|Join our celebration of 20 years of twinning with A.F.A.L. in Haiti - meet our two Haitian visitors, enjoy a Haitian dinner, and learn about the difference your donations have made.
Saturday, April 22nd, at 6:30 PM
Donations accepted for dinner.
|Redeemer has reserved Thursday, May 11th from 8:30 - 3:30 for Habitat's Women Build! We need 8 women to make it a Redeemer Day. No experience is necessary,but you must be 16 or older. Contact Diane Atkins for details.|
|Every Wednesday is a Day of Prayer at Redeemer, with Morning Prayer at 7 AM, the rosary at Noon, and varying prayer forms at 7 PM. View the schedule here.|
This Week at Redeemer
Monday, 3/27 - 4:00 & 6:00 PM - Elementary R.E.
Tuesday, 3/28 - 7:00 PM - Choir
Wednesday, 3/29 - 7:00 AM - Morning Prayer
Thursday, 3/30 - 5:30 PM - Children/Youth Choir
Friday, 3/31 - 5:30 PM - Fish Fry
Saturday, 4/1 - 6:30 PM - Butterfly Ball Father/Daughter Dance
Sunday, 4/2 - 8:30 - Elementary R.E.
Monday, 4/3 - 4:00 & 6:00 PM - Elementary R.E.
Recent Weekly Bulletins
Diocese of Richmond
|Click here for the Diocesan website.||Click here for our diocesan
Prayer for Evangelization.
|Click here for information about the
Diocesan Safe Environment Program.
|Click here for information about the VA Catholic Conference, the public advocacy organization representing Bishops DiLorenzo, Diocese of Richmond, and Burbidge, Diocese of Arlington, and their dioceses.|
Catholic Daughters Court #2456
Click here for the 2017 Scholarship form.
Deadline April 29, 2017