Welcome to the Catholic Church of the Redeemer in Mechanicsville, VA

Our Mission: We 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. 


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 Redeemer's schedule of Advent & Christmas activities



A quick Advent overview


A video prayer workshop

Daily Scripture reflections
for the 2nd Week of Advent
 
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Mass Times & Office Hours

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

Daily Mass:
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.

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: Closed

Staff

 Scroll down to "Recent Weekly Bulletins" for details.

Christmas Gift Sharing
Thank you for helping
to brighten Christmas for others!
Please call the office
if you still have a gift tag.
Youth Fund-raiser
Through Christmas, a portion of all Traditions Pierogi sales
at Red Rooster Country Store
will be donated to our youth!

Advent Reconciliation Service
Wednesday, Dec. 11th, 7:00 PM
Join us for a communal service
with individual confession.
Spaghetti with Santa
Saturday, Dec. 14th, 6:30 PM
The Knights of Columbus invite everyone to join them for a free spaghetti dinner and pictures with Santa!
Fair Trade Festival
After all Masses Dec. 14th & 15th
Coffee, chocolate, soup mixes, and more
Do your Christmas shopping and
ensure that producers
receive a fair wage.
Advent / Christmas Concert
Sunday. Dec. 15th, 3:00 PM
Children's/Youth Choir, Adult Choir,
Instrumentalists, Handbells, & Cantors
Donations accepted
Reception to follow
Remember a loved one by making a
donation toward the poinsettias
that will decorate our Christmas liturgies.
Donations are due to the parish office
by Monday, Dec. 16th. 
CDA Contest for Grades 4-12
Submit your original essays, photos, poems, artwork, & music by Jan. 5th.
Click here for details.
Redeemer Royale
Saturday, Feb. 15th
Dinner and gaming
Tickets go on sale Dec. 7th

 

This Week at Redeemer

 

Monday, 12/9 - 7:00 AM - Morning Prayer
9:30 AM - Mass for Feast of the Immaculate Conception
4:00 PM - Elementary R.E.
5:15 PM - Children/Youth Choir
6:00 PM - Elementary R.E. 
Tuesday, 12/10 - 7:00 AM - Morning Prayer
9:30 AM - Daily Mass at Memorial Regional
6:30 PM - Instrumental Rehearsal 
7:00 PM - Choir Rehearsal
7:00 PM - Haiti Committee
Wednesday, 12/11- 7:00 AM - Morning Prayer
9:30 AM - Daily Mass at Memorial Regional
7:00 PM - Parish Reconciliation Service
Thursday, 12/12 - 7:00 AM - Morning Prayer
9:30 AM - Daily Mass at Memorial Regional
5:00 PM - Finance Council
6:30 PM - Councils' Christmas Gathering
7:00 PM - Redeemer Ringers
7:00 PM - Youth Bible Study
Friday, 12/13 - 7:00 AM - Morning Prayer
Saturday, 12/14 - Anniversary & Commitment 
7:00 AM - Saints & Sinners Men's Group
8:30 AM - Fatima Rosary
10:00 AM - 1st Reconciliation Service
12:00 PM - Concert Rehearsal
6:30 PM - Spaghetti with Santa
Sunday, 12/15 - Anniversary & Commitment 
8:30  AM - Elementary R.E.
10:00 AM - Preschool/Kindergarten R.E.
10:00 AM - R.C.I.A.
11:15 AM - Confirmation Session
3:00 PM - Christmas Concert & Reception
Monday, 12/16 - 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. 
7:00 PM - Confirmation Team

Change Is in the Air

We are beginning significant renovations to the rectory to correct issues of black mold and aging.  Click here to read Fr. Jim's letter about the process and our fund-raising efforts, or visit E-Giving to make a donation..

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Recent Weekly Bulletins


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  • Sun, Oct 27th
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Diocese of Richmond

Bishop Knestout urges 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. 

The Diocese has also partnered with EthicsPoint to provide a completely confidential platform that allows any employee, parishioner, clergy or volunteer of the diocese to anonymously submit concerns about suspected unethical behavior, misuse of resources or financial misconduct.  Reports can be made anonymously and confidentially – 24 hours a day, 7 days a week - online or by calling (844) 739-3210 

Image result for catholic diocese of richmond Click here for the Diocesan website. Diocese of Richmond - Joy of the Gospel Click here to visit the
diocesan bicentennial website.
  Click here for the 
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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