The Parish Multicultural Festival will be held Saturday, October 19th, from 12:00-4:00 PM. Festivities will be both indoors and outdoors here at St. Matthias. Discount cards for a variety of area businesses and restaurants are available for purchase after Masses this weekend. We look forward to seeing you! To volunteer for this event, contact Thad Ereme at 301-459-4814 x 207.
The Parish Office will be closed on Monday, October 14th, in observance of Columbus Day. The office will reopen Tuesday, Oct. 15th, at 8:00 am.
The World Apostolate of Fatima-Archdiocese of Washington Division invites you to participate in a Rosary and Mass celebrated by Msgr. Balbago in the Immaculate Heart of Mary Chapel in the Basilica of the National Shrine of the Immaculate Conception in honor of Our Lady of Fatima’s apparition to the children, Friday, September 13th, at 1:00 PM, 400 Michigan Ave, NE Washington, DC.
Arrangements for longtime parishioner, Anthony “Tony” Verna, who died August 10, 2019:
Sunday, August 18th: 1:00-4:00 PM Visitation at Beall Funeral Home (6512 N.W. Crain Highway, bowie, MD 20715)
Monday, August 19th: 10:00-11:00 AM Visitation at St. Matthias the Apostle Church, with Funeral Mass following at 11:00 AM.
Please go to www.beallfuneral.com for the complete obituary.
Father Jack Kennealy, pastor, and Father Canice Enyiaka, resident at St. Matthias Parish, joined a group of parish & school volunteers and members of the Knights of Columbus to staff a concession stand at the stadium for a recent soccer game. For information about volunteering, contact Thad Ereme at 301-459-4814 x 207.
The Office Will Be Closed Thursday, July 4th & Friday, July 5th In Observance Of Independence Day
The Parish Office and School will be Closed Monday, May 27th, in observance of Memorial Day
Daily Mass will be celebrated at 8:30 AM
Confessions will be heard 7:00-8:00 PM
Adoration & Benediction WILL NOT BE HELD
A funeral service for Charles O’Banion, a 1998 graduate of St. Matthias School, will be held at St. Matthias the Apostle Church (9475 Annapolis Rd., Lanham, MD 20706) on Saturday, May 18th. Visitation with the family will begin at 12:30 PM and a funeral service will follow at 1:30 PM.
Vigil Mass Saturday, April 13 at 5:00 PM
Mass in Spanish at 7 :00 PM
Regular Sunday Schedule, April 14 at 8:00 AM, 9:30 AM, 11:30 AM, and 6:00 PM
Monday, April 15: Daily Mass at 8:30am | Adoration 6:00pm – 8:00pm | Confessions 7:00pm
Tuesday, April 16: Daily Mass at 8:30am
Wednesday, April 17: Daily Mass at 8:30am | Student Presentation of the Last Supper 2:00pm
Holy Thursday, April 18
Mass of the Lord’s Supper 7:30pm
Eucharistic Adoration Following Mass
Confessions 9:00-11:00 AM
Stations of the Cross 12:00 PM
Commemoration of the Lord’s Passion with
Veneration of the Cross and Holy Communion 7:30 PM
Holy Saturday April 20
Blessing of Easter Food and Baskets 12:00 PM
Easter Vigil 8:00 PM
(No 5:00 PM or 7:00 PM Masses)
Easter Sunday April 21
Masses at 8:00 AM, 9:30 AM, 11:30 AM, and 1:30 PM (Spanish)
(No 6:00 PM Mass)
Please note that the parish office will be closed Thursday through Monday, April 18-22. The parish office will re-open Tuesday, April 23 at 8:00am.