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. 

Living Lent

Click on any of the images below for resources for your Lenten journey.

A schedule of Lenten events at Redeemer

Lenten reflections written by Redeemer parishioners

Lenten humor from our favorite sheep!
4th Week of Lent
5th Week of Lent
In this video, Busted Halo explains the significance of the  season
Prepare to celebrate a Catholic Lent
with this 2-minute video reflection.
An online calendar, and signups for daily reflections from Pope Francis, Bishop Barron, Matthew Kelly, and more!
Test your knowledge of Lent!
During Lent, the words of the prophet Isaiah call us to act with justice - sign-up for weekly emails.
Through Operation Rice Bowl we share our Lenten journey with people around the world, deepening our faith and serving those in need.

5th Sunday
"Keeping the Seasons" weekly prayers and reflections
Click above to learn about our "Walking to Haiti" Lenten challenge, and email Diane Atkins for a participant packet.


Mass Times & Office Hours

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

Summer Hours: Memorial Day - Labor Day
Monday - Thursday: 8:30 am to 4:30 pm
Friday: 8:30 am to noon


Upcoming Events

The deadline to 
sponsor an Easter Lily
in honor of a loved one.
 is Mon., March 19th.
Please make checks out to "Church of the Redeemer" and note "Easter Lily" in the memo.
Click the image for details of our 
Sweet Dreams
Lenten Outreach for CARITAS
Stations of the Cross
Fridays at 7 pm
Mar. 23 - Traditional
Blood Drive 
Sun. March 18th, 9:00 AM - Noon
Free "Pint-O-Hope" t-shirts!
Appointments preferred; walk-ins welcome.
Click the image to make an appointment.
Youth Summer 2018
Work Camp Information
Diocesan Work Camp
Catholic Heart Work Camp

2018 Diocesan Appeal

We invite you to view the short film that has been prepared by the diocese to aid in your prayerful consideration of your donation for the 2018 Annual Diocesan Appeal.

This Week at Redeemer


Monday, 3/12 - 7:00 AM - Morning Prayer
9:30 AM - Daily Mass at Memorial Regional
4:00 PM - Elementary R.E.
5:15 PM - Children/Youth Choir
6:00 PM - Elementary R.E.
7:30 PM - Financial Peace University
Tuesday, 3/13 - 7:00 AM - Morning Prayer
9:30 AM - Daily Mass at Memorial Regional
7:00 PM - Choir Rehearsal
7:000 - Haiti Committee
Wednesday, 3/14 - 7:00 AM - Morning Prayer
Noon - Rosary
7:00 PM - Parish Reconciliation Service
Thursday, 3/15 - 7:00 AM - Morning Prayer  
 9:30 AM - Daily Mass at Memorial Regional
6:30 PM - Adult Ballroom Lessons
6:30 PM - Finance Council
7:00 PM - Redeemer Book Club
7:00 PM - Redeemer Ringers
Friday, 3/16 - 7:00 AM - Morning Prayer 
5:30 PM - Fish Fry
7:00 PM - Stations of the Cross - youth oriented
Saturday, 3/17 - Noon - Rosary
Sunday, 3/18- 8:30 AM - Elementary R.E.
10:00 AM - Preschool/Kindergarten R.E.
11:150 AM - Confirmation Session
Monday, 3/19 - 7:00 AM - Morning Prayer
9:30 AM - Daily Mass at Memorial Regional
4:00 PM - Elementary R.E.
5:15 PM - Children/Youth Choir
6:00 PM - Elementary R.E.
7:30 PM - Financial Peace University

CDA Scholarship

CDA Scholarship Applications: 
The contest is for all Redeemer high school seniors or returning college students who plan to begin or continue a college or vocational education.  For more information, contact JoAnn Draper at joallan@comcast.net.  The deadline is April 30, 2018.  Click here to print the application. 

Recent Weekly Bulletins

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  • Sun, Feb 18th
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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 
Diocesan Safe Environment Program.
Related image Click here for information about the VA Catholic Conference, the public advocacy organization representing Bishop Knestaut,  Diocese of Richmond, and Bishop BurbidgeDiocese of Arlington.


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