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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.

 
Week at a glance

HEAVENLY HAMBURGERS BOOTH

The Independence County Fair opened Monday and so began another year of St. Mary's Heavenly Hamburger Booth.  Tuesday night set a new record for number of burgers cooked and then the crew Wednesday night set another new record!  We're off to another great year at the fair.  Thanks to all those who are giving their time to make our Heavenly Hamburgers a great success!

LIFETEEN & EDGE SUMMER EVENTS

July 18-20 Steubenville (previously registered participants only)

Wednesday, July 30 7:00 to 8:30 p.m.  TBA

Wednesday, August 6 7:00 to 8:30 p.m. End of Summer Event

 

MASS SCHEDULE CHANGE

There will no longer be a Monday morning mass.

Weekday masses will be Tuesday 6:00 p.m., Wednesday 6:00 p.m. and Friday 6:00 p.m.

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