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Fr. Kurtis’ 10 Year Anniversary Celebration

Fr. Kurtis was ordained on June 9, 2012, in Austin Texas by Bishop Joe Vasquez, he has served in several Catholic Churches in Austin and surrounding areas but his first assignment as Pastor was four years ago, here at St. Mary’s Catholic Church. His ministry in Temple began as the

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Cedarbrake Catholic Retreat Center 2022 Retreats

View Cedarbrake Catholic Retreat Center’s 2022 Retreat Schedule. “Retreats help us to listen to Christ and the Holy Spirit; the point of any spiritual retreat is to focus on hearing God’s voice and allowing ourselves to open our hearts to God’s will. When we allow ourselves this time with the

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March 2, 2022 Ash Wednesday

Our Ash Wednesday Mass and Distribution of Ashes are as followed: 6:00 am Distribution of Ashes only 8:15 am Mass and Distribution of Ashes 12:10 pm Distribution of Ashes only  6:00 pm Mass and Distribution of Ashes We truly hope that you will join us for our services. 

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2022 Parish Festival Vendors Wanted

We are now accepting vendor registrations for our 2022 Parish Festival held on May 1, 2022. Fill out the online form here, or call our office at 254-773-4541. We are going full throttle for a day filled with fun and live music with our very own local bands, Jerry Haisler

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view from the loft of altar at Christmas

Mass Events and Holy Days Obligations in December

Join us for our December Mass events and Holy Days Obligations: We invite our parish families and our community to celebrate the Advent season with us. Our special Masses and events schedule for December is below: Tuesday, December 7th at 8:15 am – Mass, and 6:00 pm – Latin Mass. Wednesday,

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participants getting turkey dinners to go

Turkey Dinner Fundraiser is a Success

St. Mary Catholic Church hosted their traditional turkey dinner fundraiser for the first time in seven years Thank you to the hard work of many volunteers and donated turkeys that made this fundraiser a success! We’re happy to bring back this beloved tradition and look forward to planning this fundraiser

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Turkey Dinner Flyer

Turkey Dinner Extravanganza Held on November 14

St. Mary’s Traditional Turkey Dinner is Back! It’s back!  We’re back!  So come on over and be part of all the fun and happenings of the Turkey Dinner event! We are serving Turkey Dinner inside our venue or you can take them to go! Truly this is a parish community

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tractor train ride at Parish Festival

2022 Parish Festival Coming Soon

Planning is underway for our Parish Festival, held on May 1, 2022. We are going full throttle for a day filled with fun and live music with our very own local bands, Jerry Haisler and Billy Holt! The festival includes homemade lunch plates, a petting zoo, vendors, food trucks, live

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40 Days for Life Parish Vigil-Waco, Texas

The Pro-Life Ministry along with The Social Outreach Ministry would like to invite you to join us in peaceful prayer on October 3, 2021 from 1:30 PM till 2:30 PM.  As a church family will be leaving after the 11:30 AM Mass to join in union to pray for all

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A reminder that there will be no 8:15am morning Mass on Saturday, August 20th. Masses will continue as scheduled at 5:30pm and on Sunday’s at 7:30, 9:30 and 11:30am.