Saint Amelia News

Six Feet From Everything

We are all dealing with a lot during this #coronavirus pandemic. Many of us have questions, need prayer and support.  Please join us right here at https://stamelia.com/ via live stream for a special question and answer session: “Six Feet from Everything”, hosted by Fr. Peter Santandreu every Wednesday and Friday at 8pm. Please email any questions or concerns you may have during this most difficult time to Fr. Peter at psantandreu@stamelia.com

Holy Week Schedule

During Holy Week – All Services will be live streamed ONLY. The schedule of live streamed Liturgies and when the Church will be open is as follows: HOLY THURSDAY Morning Prayer live streamed at 9:00 am Church will be open from 12:00 Noon to 6:00 pm for personal prayer. The celebration of Holy Thursday Mass of the Last Supper will be live streamed at 7:00 pm. There are some modifications to the ritual due to...

Palm Sunday Announcement

Nest Weekend, April 4 – 5 is the celebration of Palm Sunday. We will be “Live Streaming” our regular scheduled masses on Saturday, April 3 at 4:30 pm, and Sunday, April 4 at 7:00 am, 9:00 am and 11:00 am. At these masses we will be blessing palms. Palms will be available for everyone by picking them up in the Narthex of the Church at the following times: Saturday, April 4 at 5:45 pm to...

A special message – Fr. Sibby

“Blessings and Joy; and May the peace and love of Jesus Christ be with you always” My dear Parish Family, crisis and pandemic are words we hear and read about daily in relationship to the coronavirus epidemic that has affected our church, school, parish community, diocese and the world. It has caused great stress and anxiety to many and affected countless lives and families in regards to their health as well as employment, education, church...

Message from Bishop Edward B. Scharfenberger

In light of the serious health risks to vulnerable populations posed by the novel coronavirus, and to prevent widespread infection, Bishop Edward B. Scharfenberger has temporarily dispensed the Catholic faithful from the obligation to attend Mass on Sundays and Holy Days during the coronavirus threat. Until further notice, Catholics of the Diocese of Buffalo should use their prudent judgment as to whether or not to attend Mass. Older adults, people with underlying medical conditions, and...

Get FORMED

Looking for ways to keep the Faith while Quarantined?? Family Movie nights / Resources for Holy Week /Faith formation/religious education resources for your children of all ages / and animated movies for younger children or grandchildren as we pass the faith along to them. St. Amelia has a Formed parish subscription so that our parishioners can tap into these amazing family-friendly Catholic resources! In addition to the very popular Symbolon series, you will now be...