Our Location
1008 Vandora Springs Road Garner, NC 27529-3546 Phone: 919-772-5524 Fax: 919-772-5534 Email: smgoffice@stmarygarner.org   Monday 9 AM - 4:30 PM Lunes 6 PM a 9 PM Tuesday 9 AM - 4:30 PM Martes 6 PM a 9 PM Wednesday 9 AM - 4:30 PM Thursday 9 AM - 4:30 PM Jueves 6 PM a 8 PM Sábado 6 PM a 8 PM Like us on Facebook at St. Mary Mother of the Church For all closing, cancellation, or delay information regarding St. Mary Mother of the Church Parish please keep your eyes on any one of the following TV stations and their web sites: WRAL, WTVD, or WNCN. The office telephone system requires electricity to function so if the power fails, the phones will not work and  messages cannot be left.   OUTAGE Notice Feb. 9th  A problem with our web site’s Internet Service Provider caused an error message to be displayed instead of our pages from early this morning until approximately 2:15 PM. Email to stmarygarner.org  was also interrupted, generating error messages incorrectly marked “permanent”. Emails which generated error messages must be resent. Email is now working with the usual delivery times of 20 minutes or more.
St. Mary Mother of the Church Catholic Parish
St. Mary, Mother of the Church is a Eucharistic community of prayer that lovingly nurtures our further knowledge of the Catholic faith and spreads the good news of Jesus Christ through proclamation, teaching, outreach, and service to all people.
Mass Monday through Friday: 8:15 AM Reconciliation: first and third Wednesday  5-6:30 PM; Saturday 4-5 PM; or by appointment Saturday Vigil Mass: 5:30 PM in English and 7:15 PM Misa en Español Sunday Masses: 8 AM, 10 AM, and 5 PM Eucharistic Adoration: first Friday of the month after the 8:15 AM Mass, concluding with the Litany of the Sacred Heart at noon. Stations of the Cross in Lent: Fridays at 7 PM Ash Wednesday, February 10, Masses at 8:15 AM, noon, and 5:30 PM in  English; 7 PM in Spanish
Schedule News Office Hours / Horas de Oficina
  Ash Wednesday Masses: 8:15 AM, noon, 5:30 PM Miercoles de Ceniza: 7 PM Stations of the Cross, 7 PM Fridays February 12, 19, 26 and March 18; Living Stations of the Cross 6 PM Fridays March 4 and 11 El Via Crucis, 7:45 PM Symbolon: The Catholic Faith Explained is a stunning new video series that presents the BIG picture of the Catholic Faith. Acclaimed author, speaker and theologian Dr. Edward Sri leads over 25 of the nation’s top experts that clearly present the beauty and brilliance of Catholicism. Presenters include Johnnette Benkovic, Patrick Coffin, Jason and Crystalina Evert, Tim Gray, Curtis Martin, Leah Darrow, Chris Stefanick, Teresa Tomeo, Fr. Leo Patalinghug and many more! Classes begin Tuesday February16 at 7 PM or Thursday February 18 at 9 AM and run for 10 weeks. Cost for the Part 1 Participant Guide is $20.  To register please email Sandy Fountain at sandrabfountain@gmail.com or call 919-604-8966. Lent Penance Services Feb 15 at 7 PM, St Catherine of Siena in Wake Forest, English and Spanish Feb 17 at 7 PM, St Mary in Garner, English and Spanish Feb 18 at 11 AM, St Catherine of Siena in Wake Forest, English Feb 18 at 7 PM, Our Lady of Lourdes in Raleigh, English Feb 22 at 7 PM, St Francis (with St Luke) in Raleigh, English Feb 26 at 7 PM, Our Lady of the Rosary in Louisburg, English and Spanish Feb 29 at 11 AM, St Francis in Raleigh, English Mar 1 at 7 PM, St Eugene in Wendell, English and Spanish Mar 2 at 11 AM, St Bernadette in Fuquay, English Mar 2 at 7 PM, NCSU in Raleigh, English Mar 2 at 7 PM, Sacred Heart Cathedral, Spanish Mar 2 at 7 PM, St Andrew (with St Mary Magdalene) in Apex, English Mar 7 at 7 PM, St Raphael in Raleigh, English and Spanish Mar 8 at 11 AM, St Raphael in Raleigh, English and Spanish Mar 9 at 11 AM, St Michael in Cary, English Mar 9 at 7 PM, Sacred Heart Cathedral, English Mar 10 at 7 PM, St Bernadette in Fuquay, English and Spanish Mar 15 at 7 PM, St Joseph in Raleigh, English Mar 16 at 7 PM, St Michael in Cary, English and Spanish Donation receipts: If you would like a copy of your donation statement  for the year 2015, either: request one by emailing the office. Please CLICK HERE to  generate a pre-formatted email. Fill in the information requested in  the body of the email before you send it for the quickest reply. We will email your statement back to you. These records are not kept on the web site for security reasons.  –or– Drop a stamped self-addressed business-size (9 1/2”x 4 1/8”  or #10) envelope in the black mailbox in the church foyer and we will mail you a printed receipt.  –or– Stop by the parish office.  Thank you for your generosity. The Bishop’s Annual Appeal is underway!  Watch for information about this important annual pledge drive that supports over 30 diocesan activities. As mentioned in Father David’s homily on the Feast of the Immaculate Conception, here’s the link to the 365 Days to Mercy app, free in the iTunes and Google Play app stores: https://osv.com/yom