Mass Schedule & Confession
Weekdays: 8:30 am ~ in the chapel
Saturday: 4:30 pm (Live Streamed)
Sunday: 7:30 am, 9:30 am, 11:30 am
Confessions Every Saturday: 3:00 – 3:45 pm; or by appointment (no Confessions on Holy Saturday, April 8, 2023)
Stations of the Cross
Every Friday of Lent at 7:00 P.M. in the church
Monday, April 3, 2023 from 3:00 – 4:00 P.M.
Lenten Communal Penance Service
Monday, April 3, 2023 from 7:00 – 8:30 P.M.
Holy Thursday, April 6, 2023
Solemn Mass of the Lord’s Supper at 7:00 P.M. ~ Live Streamed
Good Friday, April 7, 2023
Solemn Commemoration of the Lord’s Passion with Communion at 3:00 P.M. ~ Live Streamed
Stations of the Cross at 7:00 P.M. ~ Live Streamed
Holy Saturday, April 8, 2023
Blessing of the Food Baskets at 1:00 P.M.
Solemn Easter Vigil Mass at 8:45 P.M.
Easter Sunday, April 9, 2023
Masses at 7:30 A.M., 9:30 A.M. (Live Streamed) , 11:30 A.M.
Please pray for the recently deceased of our Parish Community
James Kraemer; Rose T. Ondo; Pasquale Travaglini; Catherine Piscitello; Michael J. Kepich; Ethel K. Audie; Susan E. Witwer; Raymond Chernansky; Clarence Kahler; Lawrence E. Harubin Sr., Kathryn Goldbach; Timothy Boskovitch; Patricia Clark; Marilyn Snyder
Eternal rest grant unto them , O Lord, and let perpetual light shine upon them.
Through the mercy of God, pray for the repose of the souls of all the faithfully departed.
Please Support Holy Family Parish – ONLINE!
It’s very easy to do – click here for instructions on set up osvhub.com/holyfamparma/funds
Text “APP” to 55321 to obtain the link to download the app to your phone. We feel this app allows us to better communicate with you throughout the week and keep you updated with relevant parish news or updates. The app is very well designed and very intuitive. It is a great resource; providing daily Mass readings, Catholic news and prayers, convenient prayer and Confession reminders, our bulletins and more. We hope our app is a tool for fostering stronger parish life at Holy Family.
Childcare & Preschool
Holy Family Childcare/Preschool is a quality Childcare Center. Please contact Ms. Rene Buchtel at 440-886-4717 to register. For more information, please see their website holyfamilydaycare.org
Parking & Driving Safety
Holy Family School in Session
The 2022-2023 school year is in session. Please use extra caution in our parking lots. Once again, the north lot will be closed during the day to ensure the safety of our school children during recess and aftercare. The city of Parma will be utilizing their automated photo enforcement cameras for the school zone on York Road. For information about our school please call 440-842-7785 or see their website www.HolyFamilySchoolParma.org.
Parish and Diocese News
Three diaconal candidates instituted in ministry of lector
Holy Family Parishioner, Dale Shafer, is one of three diaconal candidates that have been instituted in the ministry of lector.
Ohio Catholic Conference/Bishops’ Letter regarding Pro-choice Proposed Amendment
Please see the letter ~ Catholic bishops of Ohio oppose proposed constitutional amendment expanding abortion (dioceseofcleveland.org)
Keeping the Faith Strategic Plan for Catholic Elementary Schools
Please read the letter from Bishop Malesic regarding the strategic plan for Catholic Elementary Schools
Catholic Charities 2023 Appeal
Please click here to view this year's Catholic Charities Appeal videos. Please give generously. Donate | Catholic Community Foundation | Cleveland, OH
Parish Mission Statement
We, the people of Holy Family Parish in Parma, Ohio, were established in 1872 as a community of Catholic faithful; We worship God in the celebration of the Eucharist; We evangelize through Jesus Christ, sharing the great message of salvation; We foster community as a spiritual home for all in our parish; We promote Catholic education and faith formation for all ages; We extend loving service to the poor, sick, and needy; We develop Catholic leaders and encourage participation in ministries by using our time, talent, and treasure; We strive to follow the example of Jesus, Mary and Joseph, the original Holy Family.
The weekly TV Mass is produced by the Diocese of Cleveland and it originates from the Cathedral of St. John the Evangelist in downtown Cleveland will be aired on Sundays at 10 a.m on WUAB Channel 43, the CW43. The TV Mass also can be accessed on demand starting Saturday evening and running throughout Sunday on the Diocese of Cleveland website, dioceseofcleveland.org. In addition, the Mass can be heard on the radio every Sunday at 10:30 a.m. on AM 1260 The Rock or at 9:00 a.m. on WINT-1330 AM and Cox Communications cable subscribers can view the Mass at 11:30 a.m. Sunday on channel 45.