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 and joining St. Angela's click here.


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

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BYOC (Bring Your Own Catechism)

Join Fr. Tim on 2nd and 4th Tuesdays at 7PM in the Social Hall for a new event called BYOC (Bring Your Own Catechism), which will provide the opportunity for you to bring a beverage of your choice and enjoy some community while also offering a forum for you to ask questions and dive deeper into the Catholic faith through the rich teaching of the Church as presented in its catechism.

Contact Fr. Roth for more details: E: frtim@samparish.org | P: 440.333.2133


$5 per ticket, or book of 5 for $20

Prizes: $15,000 Grand; $2,500 Second; $1,000 Third

The prize drawings will be held at the "Evening of Thanks" on April 29th (see below for details).  Tickets available in the Church, Parish Center, School, and PSR classes.  Tickets cannot be delivered via US Mail.  Winners need not be present.   

Theology on Tap 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 7PM. Only $5, includes complimentary appetizers and a cash bar. Please contact Fr. Tim Roth for more details at frtim@samparish.org.

Vacation Bible School 2017 | Monday, June 26 - Friday, June 30 9 a.m. - 12 p.m. in the Social Hall

Join the fun this summer at St. Angela Merici's Vacation Bible School 2017 for children entering Kindergarten through 5th grade. This year's theme is "Maker Fun Factory: Created by God, Built for a Purpose." The registration fee is $25 for one child, $40 for two children and $60 for three children.  There is a limit of 100 children, so register early! 

Register online by using the button below or download the registration form and return it to the Parish Center.  Registration form found here.   Parent letter found here


St. Angela Merici invites you to

"An Evening Of Thanks"

Raffle Party   

Saturday, April 29th


Ferris Steak House

2589 Wooster Road

Rocky River

Party Tickets: $25

   Reservations and payment are now open below or by calling or stopping in to the Parish Center . Heavy appetizers, 2 drink tickets, pop, coffee and tea included.


Substitute Teaching Opportunity

St. Angela Merici School is looking for substitute teachers. Applicants must hold a valid State of Ohio teaching license and be Virtus trained. Applicants must also pass FBI and BCI background checks.

For more information, please contact Mrs. Elizabeth Andrachik at mrsandrachik@samparish.org.

Click here for substitute teacher employment application. Please return the completed employment application to Mrs. Andrachik via email at mrsandrachik@samparish.org.