Welcome to St. Angela Merici Parish & School in Fairview Park, Ohio

St. Angela Merici is a suburban Roman Catholic Parish which has been serving the people of Fairview Park, Rocky River and the surrounding area for 90 years. We have approximately 3,200 families involved in various aspects of Catholic life, making our parish a vibrant place. We support Catholic education with our Parish Elementary School, Parish School of Religion (PSR), and Youth of St. Angela (YOSA).

People of all faiths and all walks of life are always welcome at St. Angela's. There are many ways to become involved in our Church even if you are not yet Catholic. If you are interested in becoming Catholic we encourage you to visit our Becoming Catholic page to learn more. If you are interested in joining St. Angela's complete the Parish Registration form and either email it or return it to the Parish Center.

 

Our Commitment...

As faithful stewards of God’s gifts, we proclaim our commitment to…

  • Worshipping God, especially at vibrant Eucharist celebrations

  • Evangelizing enthusiastically by sharing our faith and being formed in faith

  • Reaching out to all in need by working for justice and peace

  • Encouraging our young people to be strong in living for Christ

  • Sustaining strong and excellent Catholic schools

Regular Mass / Confession Schedule

Saturday Vigil: 4:30 p.m.
Sunday: 7:30 a.m., 9:30 a.m., 11:30 a.m., 5:30 p.m.
Monday - Friday: 8:30 a.m.
Saturday: 8:30 a.m. Mass,
followed by a novena to our Mother of Perpetual Help
Holy Days: Vigil 5:30 p.m., 6:30 a.m., 8:30 a.m., 12:00 p.m., 7:00 p.m.
Reconciliation Schedule -  Saturday: 3:00 p.m.-4:00 p.m.
Other times by Appointment

On Thanksgiving we show our gratitude. On #GivingTuesday we show our generosity. On Tuesday, November 28, you can give Catholic. We invite you to support St. Angela Merici Parish School where your generous donation will go towards school technology, including iPads for our lower school students and Chromebooks for our upper school students. We are excited to announce our corporate sponsorship of the event from Meritech, Inc., St. Angela's technical support partner, who will generously match all donations made that day up to $5,000!  How will you give? #weGiveCatholic on #Giving Tuesday.  

On Thanksgiving we show our gratitude. On #GivingTuesday we show our generosity. On Tuesday, November 28, you can give Catholic.

We invite you to support St. Angela Merici Parish School where your generous donation will go towards school technology, including iPads for our lower school students and Chromebooks for our upper school students.

We are excited to announce our corporate sponsorship of the event from Meritech, Inc., St. Angela's technical support partner, who will generously match all donations made that day up to $5,000! 

How will you give? #weGiveCatholic on #Giving Tuesday.

 

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St. Angela Merici's Annual Advent Tradition Continues! | fIAT 2017 weekend of Service

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FIAT Celebration and Cookie Walk ~ December 10, 2017

In conjunction with the family mass, FIAT will be holding a celebration and cookie walk on December 10th after Sunday morning Masses (7:30 a.m., 9:30 a.m., and 11:30 a.m.). This will be a celebration of all the community work that hundreds of St. Angela parishioners carried out. Come see pictures of what has been accomplished! Mix and match homemade Christmas cookies will be sold by weight to support the various FIAT service activities. Try some new varieties and buy a plate for friends, family, work, or just for yourself! Please come share in some parish fun and support FIAT. If interested in contributing cookies for FIAT activities or the cookie walk, please contact Matt at fiatSAMfairview@gmail.com for more details.

 


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Pre-Cana Retreat 2018

Are you engaged and planning a wedding? Are planning for the sacrament of marriage? Please join married couples of all ages from our parish who will share their insights into married life and help you plan for all the days that come after the wedding day. St. Angela’s 2018 Pre-Cana Retreat will be on Saturday, March 10, 2018. To register, click the button below.  If you have any questions, please call Sarah and Brian Burke at (440) 438-3808 for more information.


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Giving Tree

The SAM'S Ladies Guild is sponsoring this year’s Giving Trees which are up at the entrances of the church. Please consider taking a tag and purchasing a gift for our friends in need. If you take a tag, please return the gifts to the church the weekend of DECEMBER 2nd and 3rd. If you would like to bring it sooner, please drop it off at the Parish Center. PLEASE DO NOT WRAP YOUR GIFTS.

NO GIFTS WILL BE ACCEPTED AFTER DECEMBER 3rd. We understand that you are busy at this time of year but we must get the gifts to the organizations in time for THEIR Christmas/holiday events and every charity is expecting their gifts the week of December 4th. We appreciate your support!

 


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SAM Ladies Guild Christmas Party

All ladies of our parish are welcome to the SAM Ladies Guild Christmas party on Wednesday, December 6th at 7:00 p.m. in the Social Hall. Our entertainment will be provided by the Fairview Community Chorus who will sing Christmas carols. Bring a friend and a $10.00 gift for our gift exchange. Please call Lil Tovtin at (440) 779-5151 if you have any questions.

Anyone interested in baking holiday cookies for the shut-ins should contact Lil Tovtin. We will be collecting the baked goods on December 14th by 5:00 p.m. at the Parish Center, and will deliver them the weekend of December 16th and 17th.


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Theology on Tap | West is a great way for young adults in their 20's and 30's to go deeper in their faith and connect with other young Catholics in the area, every 3rd Wednesday of the month at Beachcliff Tavern at 7 p.m. No prior registration is required, and admission is only $5 at the door, which includes complimentary appetizers and a cash bar. Please contact Fr. Tim Roth for more details at frtim@samparish.org. To listen to the last recorded talk, click here.


XLT West (Exult) is a powerful opportunity for all (especially teens) to adore the living Jesus in the Eucharist with live contemporary praise and worship music and guest speakers, every 4th Wednesday of the month at St. Bernadette Parish at 7 p.m. He waits for you. O Come let us adore him. For more information, please contact Fr. Tim Roth at frtim@samparish.org.