Welcome to Holy Family Parish

Pastor: Reverend Paul J. Rosing
Parochial Vicar: Reverend Edward T. Holland
Deacons: Deacon Philip P. Kamlowsky
Deacon John Green

Church: (330) 688-6411
Auto-Attendant: (330) 688-6412
Complete Parish Contact Information
Office Hours

Saturday Evening: 5:00 p.m.
Sunday Morning: 7:30, 9:30 & 11:30 a.m.
Monday - Friday: 8:00 a.m.
First Saturday: 8:00 a.m.
Reconciliation: Sat. 3:30-4:30 p.m. (or appt.)

Lenten Mass Schedule

Ash Wednesday, 3/5
8:00 am, 9:30 am, 12:00 noon, 7:00 pm

Thursday Masses During Lent
Beginning 3/6: 7:30 pm

Stations of the Cross
7:00 pm on the following Fridays:
3/7, 3/14, 3/21, 3/28, 4/4, 4/11

Palm Sunday
Saturday Night - 5pm
Sunday - 7:30 am, 9:30 am, 11:30 am and 5 pm/SS5 Youth Mass
Please gather in the bell-tower entry-way for the procession with palms before each Mass.

Holy Thursday
Morning Prayer - 8:00 am
Mass - 7:00 pm

Good Friday
Morning Prayer - 8:00 am
Service - 3:00 pm, 7:00 pm

Holy Saturday
Morning Prayer - 8:00 am
Food Blessing - 4:00 pm
Easter Vigil - 9:00 pm

Easter Sunday
7:30 am, 9:30 am, 11:30 am

Parish Membership

New parishioners are always welcome. Register at the Parish Office or call (330) 688-6411.

Bulletin Deadline

The deadline for submitting items for the weekly bulletin is Saturday at 12 noon.

Funeral Resources

Visit our funeral resources area where we have literature to assist you in making your arrangements.

Certificate Program

Purchase store gift certificates from the Parish and save on tuition to Holy Family School! Download the Certificate Order Form (pdf).

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17th Annual Stow Women of Faith Dinner, 4/28

At First Christian Church of Stow on 4-28-14 from 6-8pm. Guest Speaker Mary Breckenridge, Akron Beacon Journal Home & Garden columnist. Please see flyer for details and registration.

Annual Mother/Daughter Communion Breakfast, 5/10

Mass at 9:00am on 5-10-14, buffet breakfast following. Mothers, Daughters, Grandmothers, Aunts and Cousins Invited! Please see flyer for details and registration.

4th Annual Easter Egg Event

Saturday, April 12, 2014 from 9:30 - 11:30am. Breakfast and photos with the Easter Bunny, egg hunt, coloring content, face painting and more! Get registration details and coloring page.

SS5 - Second Sunday Mass at 5pm
and Red i = Holy Family Youth Group

All generations are invited to join our parish teens in this joyful, monthly liturgy. "Red i" follows in the lower church hall. View flyer here.

Electronic Access to Weekly Bulletins/Newsletters

Electronic access to Weekly Bulletins and Newsletters, provided by bulletin and newsletter publisher Liturgical Publications Inc (LPI) at Seek and Find:
View Bulletins and Newsletters here.

Are you Into Texting/Text Messaging?

Holy Family Parish wants to connect with you! Text HFSTOW to 84576.

Holy Family School receives 2012 National Blue Ribbon School of Excellence award

Read article on NewsNet5.com! | More about this award

Rooted in Faith-Forward in Hope

Thank you for reaching $1.9 Million!
Learn more about the campaign and join the 511 Holy Family parishioners who have pledged a commitment to our faith.

Register for Faith Direct

Faith Direct is our new way of making offertory contributions by direct deposit from your checking account or credit card. Read Fr. Paul Rosing's letter and Sign Up Now

Sacrament of Baptism

Baptisms for children, birth through age three, are celebrated on the first Sunday of the month (group Baptism, 1:30 p.m.) and second Saturday and Sunday of the month (Baptism at Mass), except during Lent. A parent preparation class is required. To register for this class or to schedule a Baptism, call Pete or Kathy Mihelick at (330) 688-8806. Arrangements for children over three years old are made with Diane Hurtuk at (330) 688-6412 ext. 273.
More info about Baptism

Sacrament of Matrimony

Please contact one of the Parish priests or deacon at least 8 months before the date of your proposed wedding to schedule your ceremony and arrange for the required pre-marriage preparation. Download the Marriage Guidelines Booklet (pdf).

Care for the Sick

Please contact one of the Parish priests when someone requests the Sacrament of Anointing of the Sick or is seriously ill. Please inform the Parish Rectory when a parishioner is hospitalized or unable to come to Mass. Our caregivers are able to visit the homebound and bring Communion to them. Please call Joan Skalak at (330) 688-6412 ext. 272 to make these arrangements.

Perpetual Adoration

The Blessed Sacrament is exposed for Adoration in the Adoration Chapel in the Church 24 hours a day, 7 days a week. To schedule a regular Holy Hour, please call Bill or Mary Ann Kolosi at (330) 678-8335.