St. Mary's Church of Auburn, NY

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You Are Not Alone!

How things have changed! We cannot attend Masses, yet we are still a Church: the family of God. We are praying for you and your family! We will support you any way we can! If you find yourself financially able to donate, please: DONATE HERE

We're open 7a to 6p every day of the week for private prayer!
Help us stay open, DONATE HERE to make an instant, virus-free gift of any size.

In case you missed it, here's a wonderful Sunday Mass from 3/29 with Bishop Salvatore Matano recorded from Sacred Heart Cathedral in Rochester!

Every day brings major changes. Stay updated with our parish group text-message service. To enroll, email and include name and cell phone number.

Bishop's letter on suspension of public Masses March 16 2020

Sacramental Guidelines in light of coronavirus UPDATED BishopLetter_03 17 2020

Do not hesitate to contact us at 315-252-9545 for the Sacrament of Reconciliation or the Sacrament of Anointing of the Sick in situations of legitimate need. Always call a priest in cases of serious illness or danger of death.

Stay connected with daily and weekly worship! Catholic radio at 88.7FM has Catholic Mass at 8a every day. EWTN cable channel (Spectrum channel 44 in Auburn) has Mass televised daily at 8a and 12pm. There are also many Catholic parishes that have livestreamed or recently recorded Masses on YouTube, like

If you are healthy and have time, email if you wish to help out by volunteering to help those in particular need, even if via phone or internet. We cannot foresee precisely how this would look, but want to have a sense of willing volunteers.

Let us know if you are in need of help. Really! We are church, which means we are more than just a club that gathers for an hour on Sunday, we are a family, the family of God. We can't guarantee that we can meet all needs, but we can always pray for you, help connect you with others who can help. God helps us, and we will help where we can. Love will keep us together, and guide us through any trial!

Electronic Giving - Fast, Easy & Secure

Have your contribution debited from your checking or savings account
and deposited into the church’s account safely and electronically.

You will never need to remember your envelope, checkbook, or wallet again.
The form can be download here: St. Mary's ACH Authorization Form
or picked up in the back of church.

Thank you for your continued support!


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BSC Doorway Tele-Ministry Option:
During the coming weeks Bl. Solanus Casey Doorway Ministry will suspend drop-in hours at St. Francis Church. Additionally, Dcn. Dennis, a NYS licensed MH counselor, will provide the option for brief existential counseling by telephone. Simply call 315-406-1538 and leave a voicemail or text him at this number. Dcn. Dennis will try to respond back within 24 hours to set a time to meet over the phone. If you know individuals who are self quarantined and anxious/depressed please share this information with them.


Help our parish contribute to the Catholic Ministries Appeal. The CMA is a great way to make a charitable gift to support our parish, our diocese, and our world, Your gift to the CMA is critical to the work of the Church in teaching, helping, and blessing all. CMA funds are not used to pay legal fees for Chapter 11 or settlements for abuse claims.

Catholic Ministries CMA 2019 Video

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Upcoming Events

  • Confession
    April 4, 2020  4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
    St Mary's Church, 15 Clark St, Auburn, NY 13021, USA

  • Confession
    April 11, 2020  4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
    St Mary's Church, 15 Clark St, Auburn, NY 13021, USA

  • Confession
    April 18, 2020  4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
    St Mary's Church, 15 Clark St, Auburn, NY 13021, USA


For a complete list of events, see calendar.