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

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


Easter Blessings!


He is not here, for he has been raised just as he said. 
Matthew 28:6

Hallelujah!  He has Risen! 
Go forth and proclaim the Good News!


Click the images below for weekly Easter reflections:

Octave of Easter

2nd Week of Easter

Upcoming Events


 Please join us to celebrate with our young people receiving
First Communion!  
Saturday, April 29th at 5:30 Mass
Sunday, April 30th at 10:00 Mass
Saturday, May 6th at 3:00 PM 

R.A.O.F.F.Y. (Ridiculous Amount of Fun for Youth) will be Sunday, April 30 at 11:15 am (following the 10 am Mass). All youth (6th-12th) are invited to come with as many friends as they want for a fun day of food, games and our legendary water balloon toss/fight. Click image (or here) for more details!
Come support our young people as they celebrate the Sacrament of Confirmation on Thursday, May 18th at 7:00 PM.
Msgr. Mark Lane, Vicar General for the Diocese, will be the celebrant for the Confirmation Mass.
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.
Help us celebrate the 30th Anniversary of Fr. Jay's ordination on May 20th at 5:30 Mass, followed by a potluck dinner.  Please bring a side dish and/or dessert to share, and sign up on the table outside the office.


This Week at Redeemer


Monday, 4/24 - 4:00 & 6:00 PM - Elementary R.E.

Tuesday, 4/25 - Office Closed Noon - 2:00 PM
7:00 PM - Choir

Wednesday, 4/26 - 7:00 AM - Morning Prayer
Noon - Rosary
7:00 PM - Pastoral Council
7:00 PM - Prayer Service

Thursday, 4/27 - 5:30 PM - Children & Youth Choir
7:00 PM - Redeemer Ringers

Friday, 4/28 - Office Closed for Training
6:30 PM - First Communion Rehearsal

Saturday, 4/29 - 5:30 PM - First Communion at Mass

Sunday, 4/30 - 8:30 AM - Elementary R.E.
10:00 AM  - Preschool/Kindergarten R.E.
10:00 AM - First Communion at Mass
11:15 PM - R.A.O.F.F.Y. Youth Picnic

Monday, 5/1 - 4:00 & 6:00 PM - Elementary R.E.
7:00 PM - Confirmation Team Meeting


Recent Weekly Bulletins

  • Sun, Apr 23rd

  • Sun, Apr 16th

  • Sun, Apr 9th

  • Sun, Apr 2nd

  • Sun, Mar 26th
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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 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