Welcome to St. Mary Presentation
Fr. Al Grasher:       Pastor       509-276-2948  albgrasher@gmail.com
Eileen Hartzell:     Secretary  509-276-2948
Perry Pearman      Deacon     509-447-4641
Cathy Chase:          Religious Education Coordinator 509-879-0488

Welcome to St. Mary Presentation's website.  We hope that this website will be a useful tool for communication both among those who are members of our church community and for those who are "just curious" about our Church and our Faith.

For your convenience and by popular request we have added an event calendar to our “Calendar and Bulletin” page.  We hope that this new feature will be helpful in avoiding time conflicts and allowing an easy way to see all the activities planned for our parish.

Schedules for the Lectors and Eucharistic Ministers can now all be found on the "Liturgy/Ministry" pages.

Feedback is always welcome - drop us a line using the “Contact Us” button above.

Mass Schedule

Saturday        5:30 PM
Sunday          8:30 and 10:30 AM
Monday        NO MASS
Tuesday        (Rosary at 8:30AM)    9:00 AM
Wednesday  (Rosary at 8:30AM      9:00 AM
Thursday      (Rosary at 8:30AM)    9:00 AM
Friday           (Rosary at 8:30AM)    9:00 AM

Reconciliation: Saturday 4:30PM or anytime by appointment.
Baptism: Contact Father Al.
Marriage: Contact Father Al at least four months prior to the proposed marriage date.

Donate to St Mary Presentation Parish
For single or recurring monthly donations to the Parish press "Donate".   You will be brought to PayPal to complete the donation.  You may check the box "Make This Recurring (Monthly)" if you desire.

Donate to St. Mary Presentation Building Fund
For single or recurring monthly donations to the Building Fund press "Donate".   You will be brought to PayPal to complete the donation.  You may check the box "Make This Recurring (Monthly)" if you desire.

(You may use the same form of payment as above.)

Help the Survivors of the Haitian Earthquake!
Contact Catholic Relief Services NOW to send your help:    www.crs.org

Contact Your Elected Representatives
202.456.1111  Barack Obama  (Eastern Time Zone)
202.224.3441 Maria Cantwell  (Eastern Time Zone)
509.353.2507                              (Spokane Office)
202.224.2621  Patty Murray    (Eastern Time Zone)
509.624.9515                              (Spokane Office)
202.225.2006 Cathy McMorris Rodgers (Eastern
                                                                              Time Zone)
509.353.2374                              (Spokane Office)
or go to:   
for contact info of the State and local representatives.

Lent Begins
Why not make a commitment to pray 10 minutes each day? Use the Living the Eucharist daily prayer book to reach this goal. Consider daily Mass, Friday Stations and daily Bible readings for additional prayer time. (Today is a good day to begin, if you haven't already...) Prayer is a great way to be touched by Jesus.

Lenten Schedule
Feb 28/Mar 1          Second Sunday of Lent**
Mar 6 Friday           First Friday Adoration
                                            9 AM to 5 PM
                                   Stations 6 PM 
                                            Soup Supper 6:30*
                                   Coffee Quilt Raffle for
                                           Guatemalan Mission*
Mar 7/8                    Third Sunday of Lent
Mar 9 Monday        Day of Recollection 9 AM to
                                            1:30 PM
Mar 13 Friday          Friday Stations 6 PM 
                                            Soup Supper 6:30*

Mar 14/15                 Fourth Sunday of Lent * *
                                   Anointing of the Sick
                                            at all Masses
Mar 20 Friday         Stations 6 PM 
                                            Soup Supper 6:30*

Mar 26 Thursday   Reconciliation Service 7 PM

*Collection for Guatemala at the Soup Supper and Coffee Quilt Raffle
** Bring one can of food for the weekend food collection to be given to The Greenhouse.

Fasting: (only one full meal, two less than usual): Good Friday, April 3 (Catholics 18 years to 59 years old)
Abstaining from meat: Fridays of Lent (All Catholics 14 years and older)

Readings for the Month

Spokane Diocese Website

Immaculate Heart Retreat House

United States Conference of Catholic Bishops

Vatican City