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

Weekend:
Saturday Vigil: 5:30 pm
Sunday: 8:00 am & 10:00 am

Daily Mass:
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.

Office Hours:
Monday - Friday, 8:30 am to 4:30 pm

Staff

Lent 2017

Click the image above for Redeemer Parishioner's Daily Lenten Reflections.

               

The sheep are back!  Click the links below for a daily dose of Lenten humor and reflection.

 

 

Click the image to the left for suggestions for

Family Activities for Lent

Upcoming Events

 

Discover key ingredients to a healthy and happy marriage at the Passion & Purpose for Marriage event on Friday, Mar. 24th at St. Mary's. Click here for details and tickets. 
Second chance!  There will be a Pierogi Sale after all Masses the weekend of March 25/26.  Cost is $10/dozen or $35/4 dozen.  All proceeds benefit youth work camps.
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. 
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, 3/20 - 4:00 & 6:00 PM - Elementary R.E.
6:30 PM - Youth Advisory Council

Tuesday, 3/21 - 11:30 - Prime-Timers
7:00 PM - Choir

Wednesday, 3/22 - 7:00 AM - Morning Prayer
Noon - Rosary
7:00 PM - Contemplative Prayer Service
7:00 PM - Pastoral Council

Thursday, 3/23 - 5:30 PM - Children/Youth Choir
5:30 PM - Adult Faith Formation Committee
7:00 PM - Redeemer Ringers
7:00 PM - Adult Ballroom Dancing

Friday, 3/24 - 7:00 PM - Stations of the Cross

Saturday, 3/25 - 3:00 PM - 1st Communion Parent-Child Meeting

Sunday, 3/26 - 8:30 - Elementary R.E.
10:00 - PS/K R.E.
11:15 - New Parishioner Welcoming Gathering

Monday, 3/27 - 4:00 & 6:00 PM - Elementary R.E.
6:00 PM - 1st Communion Parent Make-up Meeting
7:00 PM - No Room at the Inn Committee

 

Recent Weekly Bulletins


  • Sun, Mar 19th

  • Sun, Mar 12th

  • Sun, Mar 5th

  • Sun, Feb 26th

  • Sun, Feb 19th

Diocese of Richmond

 

Image result for catholic diocese of richmond Click here for the Diocesan website. Diocese of Richmond - Joy of the Gospel Click here for our diocesan
Prayer for Evangelization.
Click here for information about the 
Diocesan Safe Environment Program.
Related image Click here for information about the VA Catholic Conference, the public advocacy organization representing Bishops DiLorenzo, Diocese of Richmond, and BurbidgeDiocese of Arlington, and their dioceses.

2017 Annual Diocesan Appeal

Click the image above to view this year's Diocesan Appeal video.

The Vatican

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The official website of the Vatican  
Ad resurgendum cum ChristoClick here to read the full text of the Instruction of the Congregation for the Doctrine of the Faith regarding the burial of the deceased and the conservation of the ashes in the case of cremation.

Catholic Daughters Court #2456

  

Click here for the 2017 Scholarship form.

Deadline April 29, 2017

Knights of Columbus Council #11042