Mary, Gate of Heaven Parish

Rev. Monsignor Robert A. O'Grady, Pastor ... Rev. Timothy A. O'Brien, Associate

Msgr. O'Grady's Letter on Sunday Masses Beginning July 4-5

Please see Msgr. O'Grady's letter about resuming Sunday Masses beginning the weekend of July 4-5. 

Weekday Masses are held Monday through Friday at 7:30 AM and on Saturday at 8:30 AM at St. Mary Church. Face coverings must be worn and social distancing is required. if Holy Communion is received, it must be in the hand. The church will be cleaned after every Mass and hand sanitizers will be available at Church entrances. Those with underlying health conditions or who are of a vulnerable age should be cautious about attending.

Baptisms, weddings and funerals are once again permitted to be held. Confessions can be heard by the priest in the sacristy after Mass. 

Mary, Gate of Heaven Mass will be available every Sunday for live viewing on Youtube at at 9:30 a.m.   We are pleased to offer this alternative to those who feel safer at home during this trying time and invite you to join us.  Archived Masses are available here.  

St. Mary Church & Rectory, Established 1852

RELIGIOUS EDUCATION: First Communion is scheduled for September 19, 2020.  Please call the Parish Center with any questions or concerns.  CONFIRMATION STUDENTS:  The Confirmation test is scheduled for Monday and Tuesday, August 18 & 19, 7-8:15 p.m.  Please check the bulletin for information.


Saturday Vigil: 4:30 PM (St. Robert) (Additional vigil Mass at St. Mary at 4:30 PM beginning July 4)
Sunday:  7:00 AM (St. Mary), 8:30 AM (St. Robert), 9:30 & 11:00 AM (St. Mary)
Monday - Friday:  7:30 AM (St. Mary)  ~   Saturdays & Holidays:  8:30 AM (St. Mary)
Confessions:  Saturdays 3:30-4:30 PM (St. Robert) (also at St. Mary Church beginning July 4)


To all who are tired and need rest;
to all who mourn and need comfort;
to all who are discouraged and need hope;
to all who are homeless and need sheltering love;
to all who sin and need a Savior;
to whomsoever will this church open wide its doors
in the name of the Lord Jesus Christ.

 Mary, Gate of Heaven Parish
St. Mary Church, 42 Spring Street, Windsor Locks, CT  06096  860-623-2524
St. Robert Bellarmine Church, 52 South Elm Street, Windsor Locks, CT  06096  860-623-0240


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