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)
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.
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.
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.
|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)
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.