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Mass Times

Church Address: St Mary of the Angels Basilica, 136 Yarra Street, Geelong

 

WEEKDAY MASSES: Tuesday - Saturday @ 10.00am

The Basilica will be open from 9.00am until 11.00am on each of these Mass days. This is to allow time for a prayerful visit prior to Mass, or for a short time after Mass has concluded.

You are not required to book your place at each Weekday Mass, but we ask you to please check in. There will be a clipboard and QR code at the entry point in the Narthex. Do one form of registration upon arrival, not both.

You are required to fill in your current contact details upon entry. ie. Day, Date, Time, Name, Contact number.

The Rosary will be recited in the Basilica prior to the 10am Weekday Mass - approximately 9.30am

Reconciliation will be held after the 10.00am Mass on a Saturday. (approximately 10.30am)

 

CURRENT SUNDAY MASS TIMES 

SATURDAY VIGIL MASS - 6.00pm

SUNDAY MASS - 7.30am; 9.30am; 11.00am; Polish Mass 12.30pm

WE USE QR CODE TO REGISTER VISITS TO THE BASILICA - NO NEED TO PRE-BOOK YOUR PLACE.

The Victorian State Government requires us, from March 27, 2021, to use their QR code and Vic Service app for registration of visits to the Basilica and Parish Centre.

We have the QR code displayed at various positions in the entry, around the Basilica and printed on the back page of our current Bulletin.  Otherwise if this scanning function is unavailable on your phone you may sign in using the contact sheets provided.

THOUGH THERE IS AN EASE IN RESTRICTIONS THE VICTORIAN GOVERNMENT STATES THAT EVERYONE MUST CHECK IN UPON ANY VISIT INSIDE THE BASILICA. THIS INCLUDES EVEN A SHORT VISIT TO OBSERVE THE BEAUTY & GRACE OF OUR BASILICA, OR PURCHASE A GIFT FROM THE PIETY STALL.

MASKS NO LONGER NEED TO BE WORN IN THE BASILICA, BUT IT IS REQUIRED BY LAW THAT YOU CARRY A MASK WITH YOU AT ALL TIMES. (VIC STATE GOVERNMENT)

ALL DETAILS ARE WITHIN THE PAGES OF THE CURRENT BULLETIN.

 

ST MARY’S PARISH ANZAC DAY MASS

will be held on Sunday April 25 at the 9.30am Sunday Mass time. All other Sunday Masses will be celebrated using the scriptures for the day, and will include prayers and respectful recognition of Anzac Day.

 

YOUTUBE - SUNDAY MASS @ St Mary’s Basilica   

Remains unavailable for viewing for due to technical difficulties in maintaining operation during equipment upgrade.

Eucharistic Celebration of Mass is recorded live for viewing on Youtube and uploaded by 8am on Sunday mornings. It will be titled eg. “Fourth Sunday Sunday of Advent – St Mary’s Parish, Geelong”

Note: the Mass heading as it changes each week – and will have 'St Mary’s Parish, Geelong' always in the full title – so you know you are in the right place. You can subscribe to the Youtube channel for ease in re-visiting.

 

RADIO BROADCAST

Mass from St Mary’s Basilica is still broadcast locally on FM Radio at 10.00am Sundays - PULSE FM 94.7 

Mass for You at Home: Televised on Channel 10 at 6.00am on any given Sunday

Televised on FOXTEL Aurora Channel 173 at 6.00am on any given Sunday

Repeated on Aurora 173 at: 8.00am; 10.00am; 1.00pm; 3.00pm; 6.00pm & 8.30pm

 

ALL OTHER GATHERINGS IN THE PARISH ARE STILL SUSPENDED OR POSTPONED UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE.

Please contact the Parish Office on 5222 1977, if you have any enquiries.

The Parish Office is OPEN Monday - Friday: 8.30 am - 5.00 pm.

 

READ THE INFORMATION CONTAINED WITHIN THE CURRENT BULLETIN.

WE WILL ENDEAVOUR TO KEEP YOU UPDATED WITH ALL CURRENT INFORMATION AS IT BECOMES AVAILABLE.

 

St. John of God Hospital Chapel Mass: Thursdays at 11.30am

Regular Weekly Mass Times at the Basilica: Tuesday - Saturday @ 10.00am.

 

MASS TIMES 

Monday: St Mary's Basilica: NO MONDAY MASS
Tuesday:  St Mary's Basilica: 10:00 am  
Wednesday, Thursday and Friday: St Mary's Basilica:   10.00 am
 

Note: The Rosary is recited before each weekday Mass (9.30am)

Saturday: St Mary's Basilica: 10:00 am, 6:00 pm (Vigil Mass for Sunday)
Sunday: St Mary's Basilica: 7:30 am, 9:30 am, 11:00 am,
12:30 pm (Polish) 

   

YOU ARE NO LONGER REQUIRED TO WEAR A MASK WHILST INSIDE THE BASILICA, BUT AS PER VIC STATE RESTRICTIONS, YOU ARE REQUIRED TO CARRY ONE WITH YOU AT ALL TIMES. PLEASE SANITIZE UPON ENTRY AND SOCIAL DISTANCE AT 1.5m. SIGN IN AND QR CODES ARE REQUIRED - BY LAW - TO BE FILLED IN (AVAILABLE IN THE MAIN ENTRANCE - QR CODES ALSO AVAILABLE AT ENTRY POINT, ON THE PEWS AND IN THE CURRENT BULLETIN FOR EVERY TIME YOU VISIT THE BASILICA, EVEN IF TO PURCHASE FROM THE PIETY STALL.

Other Services

Sacrament of Reconciliation

Reconciliation  will be held after the 10.00am Mass on Saturdays in the Basilica - finishing at 11.00am. You must register your attendance, and carry a mask with you at all times. Please sanitize and social distance.

Mass on the Radio

Sunday, 7.00 am on 89.9 Light FM, and 10:00 am on 94.7 FM The Pulse

Novena to Our Lady of Perpetual Help

Wednesdays after 10.00am Mass

Novena to St Anthony

Tuesdays after 10.00am Mass

St John of God Hospital Chapel Mass

Thursday in the SJOG Chapel: 11.30 am

 

Adoration of the Blessed Sacrament

Thursdays after the Basilica opens at 9.00am.

The Parish Piety Stall - Gift Shop

 is located in the Basilica Narthex (main entrance)

Piety Stall Current opening time are:

Sundays:     10.15am - 12.15pm

Tuesdays - Fridays:    9.00am - 11.00am 

Please remember that the strict Covid-19 protocols implemented by the Victorian government still apply, 1.5 social distancing and hands sanitised before entering the Stall.

You must QR code or sign in with your contact details before shopping.