Welcome to St. Michael the Archangel Website!

 

Welcome! You have reached the website of St. Michael the Archangel Catholic Church in South Glens Falls, NY.

 

From 1954 -- when, in a converted storefront building, St. Michael the Archangel had its initial start -- to today, the people of St. Michael the Archangel parish have worked and worshipped together for the greater glory of God for over half a century.

 

Our parish is a vibrant, faith-filled community that continues to proudly work to live out and joyfully spread the Word of God. We are a relatively young parish in the 165-year-old Diocese of Albany, NY, yet we are blessed with a tremendous legacy of love instilled by all those who have gone before us and who were motivated by a desire to practice the Faith and live the message of the Gospel in their own parish Church.

 

Their example of dedication has helped us to grow into an enthusiastic, caring and committed family of Faith that welcomes all with open arms who wish to worship with us here. Feel free to visit the various pages of our website for more information about our community.

 

May the Lord bless you.

Latest Parish News and Updates

Feast of the Immaculate Conception – HOLY DAY OF OBLIGATION

 

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Here is St. Michael’s Mass Schedule for the Solemnity of the Immaculate Conception:

Thursday, December 7:      5:30 pm vigil Mass

 Friday, December 8:          8:30 am     12:10 noon     7:00 pm

CHRISTMAS MASS SCHEDULE

 

MERRY CHRISTMAS!   We welcome all to join us for the celebration of the Birth of Jesus.   Below is our Christmas Mass Schedule:  Join us!  (with Christmas Day falling on a Monday, it obviously impacts the usual weekend Mass schedule.   As such, with both the regular weekend Mass schedule and also Christmas Eve and then Christmas Day, we are offering the following CHRISTMAS & NEW YEAR MASS SCHEDULE:

Christmas Eve – Sunday, December 24

4:00 PM – Family Friendly Mass (featuring the children’s Nativity Pageant)

8:00 PM – Christmas Eve Mass

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Christmas Day – Monday, December 25

 10:00 AM

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Solemnity of Mary, Mother of God & World Day of Prayer for Peace 

Sunday December 31   (New Year’s Eve)

4:00 PM

Monday January 1, 2018  (New Year’s Day)

 

10:00 AM

 

 


ADVENT EVENING OF PRAYER/REFLECTION

 

ADVENT:  Wait In Hope” – – Join us THIS Monday, December 11 for an Advent Evening Day of Prayer and reflection. It begins at 6:30 pm in church. Sister Julie Werner, rsm is a wonderful presenter; she will offer a delightful presentation in order to help us prepare for the birth of Jesus on Christmas. Especially amid the stressful days this time of year, this can be a great way to soothe your soul! All are welcome! Please join us, you won’t be disappointed!

 


PARENT’S NIGHT OUT

 

St. Michael’s is again offering the popular Parent’s Night Out on Friday December 8 from 6:00 pm until 8:30 pm. It is an opportunity for parents to drop off younger kids (pre-K through 4th grade) for a few hours and be able to run errands, have a ‘date night’, get some decorating done, etc. and know that the kids are having a great time in a safe environment.  ALL kids are welcome, even if not enrolled in the parish Faith Formation program!    Call Jim Gorman at 518-792-5859 ext. 15 for more information.   It is always a really fun evening with games, arts & crafts, snacks and a Christmas movie for the kids. Several adults and older teens will be here to make sure that all the kids are safe and sound and have a great time.


ADVENT RECONCILIATION SERVICES

 

St. Michael’s will hold two opportunities for the Sacrament of Reconciliation during Advent.  The first one will be an evening service on Thursday, December 14.  The second will be a daytime service Wednesday, December 20 at 1:00 pm.   Join us for either service. Several priests will be available to help out.  Advent is a wonderful time to give yourself a great gift – God’s mercy!      All are welcome!

 


Help Defray Cost Of Evangelist

 

Each week, the diocesan newspaper, The Evangelist, brings you news about the Church and Diocese. The annual subscription price is $18.00.

The parish must pay for all households to receive The Evangelist. Please help defray this expense with your once a year gift of only $18.00 for your subscription. Thank you!