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 - 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
Summer Hours: Memorial Day - Labor Day
Monday - Thursday: 8:30 am to 4:30 pm
Friday: 8:30 am to noon
- Fr. Jay Wagner, Pastor
- Rev. Dr. Chris Colville, Deacon
- Rev. Mr. Ron Reger, Deacon
- Rev. Mr. Bill Blatnik, Deacon (Retired)
- Ms. Regina Watson-Fields, Director of Parish Administration
- Ms. Kate Chittum, Parish Secretary
- Ms. Nancy Crosby, Faith Formation Secretary/Coordinator of Community Life
- Ms. Erin Woods, Music Minister
- Ms. Terry Colville, Minister of Faith Formation
- Mr. Jonathan de Bernardo, Coordinator of Youth & Young Adult Ministry
- Ms. Loraine Tracy, Coordinator of Adult Faith Formation
- Ms. Diane Atkins, Human Concerns Minister
- Mr. Mark Torsiello, Sexton
|Upcoming Youth Activities:
Ski Trip and Work Camp!
Click here for details and registration!
|Catholic Daughters Chili & Bake Sale
After Masses February 2 & 3
Visit Genesis Commons to pick up
pre-ordered chili and purchase baked goods
|Bring your questions about
February 7th at 7:00 PM
for a workshop with Fr. Jay and
Deacon Chris Malone.
Sign up on the table outside the office.
|Knights of Columbus
Free Throw Contest
Sunday, February 10th, 1:00-2:45 PM
Boys and girls, ages 9-14
Hanover High School Gym
12 divisions based on age and gender
|"Pope Francis: A Man of His Word"**
February 20th at 7 PM
Popcorn and drinks will be served.
Sign-up on the table outside the office.
** This movie is in Spanish
with English sub-titles.
This Week at Redeemer
|Monday, 1/21 - OFFICE CLOSED
9:30 AM - Daily Mass at Memorial Regional
|Tuesday, 1/22 - 9:30 AM - Daily Mass at Memorial Regional
7:00 PM - Choir Rehearsal
|Wednesday, 1/23 - 7:00 AM - Morning Prayer
9:30 AM - Daily Mass at Memorial Regional
Noon - Rosary
5:30 PM - Adoration
7:00 PM - Pastoral Council
|Thursday, 1/24 - 9:30 AM - Daily Mass at Memorial Regional
5:30 PM - Adult Faith Formation Committee
6:30 PM - Youth Ministry Advisory Council
7:00 PM - Evangelization Committee
7:00 PM - Redeemer Ringers
|Saturday, 1/26 - Youth Mass
6:30 PM - Confirmation Retreat Begins
|Sunday, 1/27 - 8:30 AM - Elementary R.E.
10:00 AM - Preschool R.E.
10:00 AM - R.C.I.A.
11:15 AM - New Parishioner Welcoming Gathering
4:00 PM - Confirmation Retreat Ends.
|Monday, 1/28 - 9:30 AM - Daily Mass at Memorial Regional
4:00 PM - Elementary R.E.
6:00 PM - Elementary R.E.
Recent Weekly Bulletins
Diocese of Richmond
Bishop Knestout encourages anyone aware of sexual abuse of minors on the part of clergy or staff of our diocese to notify civil authorities, call the Attorney General’s Clergy Abuse Hotline at 1-833-454-9064, and reach out to the Diocesan Victim Assistance Coordinator, Jennifer Sloan at 1-877-887-9603.
|Click here for the Diocesan website.||Click here for our diocesan
Prayer for Evangelization.
|Click here for information about
Diocesan Safe Environment Program.
|Click here for information about the VA Catholic Conference, the public advocacy organization representing Bishop Knestaut, Diocese of Richmond, and Bishop Burbidge, Diocese of Arlington.|