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Welcome to St. Mary's

Welcome to St. Mary's Catholic Church.  We are the flagship of the Catholic Community in Independence County and in Batesville, Arkansas.  We serve the college students of Lyon College with our Catholic Campus Ministry.  St. Mary's also attends St. Cecilia's Church in Newport, Arkansas (Jackson County) and St. Anthony's Church in Weiner, Arkansas (Poinsett County).  Our pastor is Rev. Dhanraj Narla who began his pastorate here on December 2012.  We also have a permanent deacon, Mike Cumnock.  We hope you will feel welcome to our community and to our Church.


Holy Thursday Mass, April 17th:

  The Lord's Supper at 5:00pm at St. Cecilia's, Newport

  The Lord's Supper at 6:30pm at St. Anthony's, Weiner 

  The Lord's Supper at 7:00pm at St. Mary's, Batesville 

Good Friday Services, April 18th: 

  Stations of the Cross at 3:00pm at St. Mary's, Batesville

  Adoration of the Cross / Passion at 5:00pm at St. Cecilia's, Newport

  Adoration of the Cross / Passion at 6:30pm at St. Anthony's, Weiner

  Adoration of the Cross / Passion at 7:00pm at St. Mary's, Newport


Easter Vigil Mass, April 19th:

  8:00pm at St. Mary's, Batesville


Easter Sunday Mass, April 20th:

  8:30am at St. Anthony's, Weiner

  9:30am at St. Mary's, Batesville (bilingual)

 10:30am at St. Cecilia's, Newport


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