Mass Times

All Masses, Funeral Receptions, Group Gatherings, Sacrament Preparations are cancelled until further notice as per the Diocese directive. While the office is closed until further notice, office staff will continue to monitor and respond to the office emails and voicemails from home.

CoVid19 (Corona Virus) Information

Given the rapidly changing circumstances of the Covid19/Coronavirus concerns the Diocese is constantly evaluating the practice needs in the Church.
->Suspension of Public Masses and Holy Week and the Paschal Triduum Update - March 27, 2020
->Directives with regards to Mass Cancellation- March 16, 2020
->Bishop's Letter - March 16, 2020
->Please wash your hands
->Prayer to Our Lady
Please also follow Alberta Health and Health Canada recommendations for social distancing and other strategies to manage illness.

Bishop McGrattan's Message

As we enter this sacred time of Holy Week, Bishop McGrattan has a video message for us.
Updated Letter from Bishop McGrattan with regards to Suspension of Public Masses and Holy Week and the Paschal Triduum

Holy Week and the Paschal Triduum

Bishop McGrattan will celebrate all these Masses and the Good Friday service at St. Mary's Cathedral and they will be live-streamed and can be accessed from the website of the Diocese, catholicyyc.ca
Mass of Chrism with the Blessing of the Holy Oils - Monday, April 6 at 10:00 am
The Paschal Triduum
Holy Thursday - 7:00 pm Mass, April 9
Good Friday - 3:00 pm Service, April 10
Easter Vigil - 9:30 pm, April 11
Easter Sunday Mass - 10:00 am, April 12

Mass: live-stream

ON-LINE:
Weekday Mass: 8:30 am from St. Peter's Church: www.st-peters.ca/live
Sunday Mass: 10:00 am from St. Mary's Cathedral, celebrated by Bishop McGrattan. The link will be posted on the Diocese website: catholicyyc.ca
TELEVISED:
Salt + Light Media Mass
Vatican Masses
EWTN Sunday Mass
YES TV, which doesn't require a cable subscription

St Pius X Homilies

April 5th: Palm Sunday - Deacon Dan
Fr. Ben’s Article for Palm Sunday
March 29th: 5th Sunday of Lent - Father Ben
March 22nd: 4th Sunday of Lent-Father Ben

Pray together with the Holy Father

March 27, 2020: Holy Father’s Urbi et Orbi Blessing took place in the Vatican on March 27th, 2020 at 6:00 pm Rome time, along with the Decree from the Apostolic Penitentiary on the granting of special indulgences to the faithful in the current pandemic.
->Moment of prayer and “Urbi et Orbi” Blessing video
->Pope Francis Homily
->Vatican News Article about "Urbi et Orbi"
Pope Francis invites everyone to pray with him. For more information and times please click here.

Faith Formation

Deacon Dan has signed the Parish up for ‘Formed’, a website to help you with daily prayers and opportunities to increase your Catholic faith. See the instructions below to login into this website.
1. Visit formed.org
2. Click Sign Up
3. Select "I Belong to a Parish or Organization"
4. Find St. Pius X Parish by parish name, address, or zip code
5. Enter your email - and you're in!

Online Children's Liturgy

Our Parish will continue to support your child's Christian growth through what we would like to call "Online Children's Liturgy". Each week we will add resources and materials to our Children's Liturgy page. Additionally, you will find a lot of children resources on the website formed.org. Perhaps you can spend time talking about each week's story (the Gospel) on Sunday and say a few prayers with your children.

Weekday Masses

Masses are cancelled until further notice as per the Diocese directives.
Monday: No Mass
Tuesday: No Mass
Wednesday: 9:00 am and Novena
Thursday: 10:30 am - Mass at Bethany Care Centre
(916 18a St NW, Calgary)
Thursday: 5:30 pm, followed by Adoration and Benediction
Friday: 9:00 am and Prayer for Vocations

Weekend Masses

Masses are cancelled until further notice as per the Diocese directives.
Saturday: 5:00 pm
Sunday: 9:00 am and 11:00 am
Fr. Ben's Homilies:March 29th, 2020: 5th Sunday of Lent
March 22nd, 2020: 4th Sunday of Lent

Adoration

Adorations are cancelled until further notice as per the Diocese directives.
Thursdays: 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm
(following the 5:30 pm Mass)

Reconciliation

Reconciliations, as per the dates and times below, are cancelled until further notice as per the Diocese directives.
Father Ben will be available for private and individual confessions and for emergencies. Please contact him at (403) 690-5753.
Thursdays, 6:00 pm to 6:30 pm
Saturdays, 4:00 pm – 4:30 pm

Welcome!

Welcome!

St Pius X Parish in Calgary, Alberta welcomes all community members and visitors. Our vibrant parish is active in promoting the Christian message and living the motto of our patron, St Pius X, “to restore all things in Christ.” If you are in Calgary or surrounding area, please come and join us for the celebration of the Eucharist. We invite you to share your gifts in service of the Lord. Our website is here to serve the community and visitors alike. Please take a look around. We look forward to welcoming all as we celebrate together and live our lives in faith, hope and love!

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Our Team

Go to our Team Page to contact one of our team members.
Father Ben Marino
Father Ben Marino
Priest
Dan Deck
Dan Deck
Deacon
Edie Jubenville
Edie Jubenville
Parish Secretary
Heather Meadows
Heather Meadows
Parish Secretary
Tina Sikora
Tina Sikora
Pastoral Assistant
Magda Aguillon
Magda Aguillon
Parish Bookkeeper

Support St. Pius X Parish

During this pandemic, our faith community needs us even more. Please remember to keep supporting our parish with weekly or recurring donations. As offering envelopes are not feasible at this time, we ask you to support the parish through the following means:

  1. Set up a Pre-Authorized Donation (PAD) to the Parish. PAD Forms are available here.  You can mail the completed form to the Church (2424 24 AVE NW, Calgary AB T2M 2A2) or call the office and leave a voicemail message that you want to be contacted about a PAD.
  2. You can also mail your cheque to the Parish.  The office staff is monitoring the mail.
  3. You can donate online through the Diocesan website and click the button ‘Donate to your Parish’. The online giving page on the diocesan website allows us to set up a one-time or recurring donation to our parish. Click on the button below for Online Donations.

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