4490 Norquest Blvd.
Austintown, Ohio 44515
Saturday Vigil: 5:00 p.m.
Sunday: 8:30 & 11:00 a.m.
Weekday: M-F, 8:00 a.m.
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Holy Days: 9:00 a.m. & 7:00 p.m.
We are the caring and loving Catholic Christian community of Immaculate Heart of Mary Parish, founded in 1954 and located in Austintown. Graced by God in the celebration of the Liturgy and the Sacraments, we live and witness the Gospel through helping others in our community and world. As stewards of many gifts and followers of Jesus Christ, our future will be one of hope and promise.
Join us on Saturday, October 22, at 7:00 p.m. for a Quarter Auction sponsored by the IHM Social Concerns Committee. The $10 admission includes: your auction paddle, desserts, coffee, pop, water, and a fun-filled evening. Bring your quarters, snacks, and BYOB.
Come help raise by for the many community charities that the Social Concerns supports: St. Vincent de Paul, Casa Madre, Needle's Eye, and others.
For tickets, call Bea at 330-793-4843. No tickets will be sold at the door! Doors open at 6:00 p.m.
Wednesday, November 2, join us in church at 7:00 p.m. for the Mass of Remembrance for All Souls Day. A reception will follow in the Parish Center.
A Family-Friendly Potluck Harvest Supper on Sunday, November 13, at 3:00 p.m. will feature a Native American Dance presentation by the Jorge Family at 4:00. There will be a special prayer for veterans. Bring your favorite hot or cold dish or dessert to share. Beverages and all paper products will be supplied. There will be games for children to enjoy.
Mother Teresa of Calcutta was canonized as a SAINT on September 4. Watch this short video to be inspired by her voice:
Pope Francis has called us to action on behalf of the earth in his encyclical "Laudato Si, On Care for Our Common Home." CLICK HERE to link to the document on the Vatican website.
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If you no longer have your land line, or your address has changed, please let us know.
Call us at 330-793-9988. THANKS!
Trunk or Treat is Thursday, October 27, 6:00-8:00 PM in the IHM Parish Center parking lot.
Children up through grade 6 are invited to visit the cars of fellow parishioners who will be passing out treats and enjoying the creative costumes of the children.
IHM Youth Ministry is sponsoring the event, so all teens and their families are invited to develop and work this evening of fun!
All parishioners and parish organizations who want to park their decorated cars and distribute their treats can download the registration form here:
"The Beauty of the Catholic Funeral Rites: Planning, Preparing, and Praying at IHM" will be presented on Sunday, November 6, at 1:00 p.m. in the Parish Center. Pattie Konowal, Director of Pastoral Care at St. Anthony/All Saints Parish in Canton, will be the featured speaker. Members of IHM Parish Bereavement Committee will be available to discuss funeral readings and hymns and the booklet "Guide to a Catholic Funeral at Immaculate Heart of Mary Parish."
Pancake Breakfast, Sunday, November 6, 9:00 a.m.-1:00 p.m., in the Parish Center. Adults $5, Kids $3. Hosted by the Knights of Columbus #3930
FAITHFUL CITIZENSHIP is the guide to voting endorsed by the United States Conference of Catholic Bishops.
We offer prayers for consolation and healing for the families of St. Christine school and parish. May God's eternal mercy surround you with peace.
The YEAR of MERCY
Pope Francis calls us to a Holy Year,
a Jubilee of Mercy,
a year set aside to learn and grow as people
who seek and offer mercy.
CLICK HERE for the Holy Year website.
The Corporal Works of Mercy
are acts of love that help us practice caring for the physical and material needs of others:
Feed the hungry.
Give drink to the thirsty.
Clothe the naked.
Visit the imprisoned,
Shelter the homeless.
Visit the sick.
Bury the dead.
CLICK HERE for ways to practice
the Corporal Works of Mercy.
The Spiritual Works of Mercy
are acts of love that help us practice caring for the needs of other people's hearts and minds.
Instruct the uninformed.
Counsel the doubtful.
Correct the sinner.
Comfort the sorrowful.
Bear wrongs patiently.
Forgive all injuries.
Pray for the living and the dead.
CLICK HERE for ways to practice
the Spiritual Works of Mercy.