|Our Masses are now being live streamed on YouTube!
Please visit bit.ly/BeyondthePew to view our latest videos and watch Mass live.
If you are searching for our channel on a YouTube app (on a smart TV, Chromecast, Firestick, etc.), search for "St. Matthew Virtual Ministry" to find our channel
Christmas Mass Schedule
There are three ways to join us at St. Matthew for Christmas this year!
- Parking Lot Mass—Pull into the St. Matthew parking lot following the directions of the ushers. Mass will be celebrated outside with the congregants remaining in their cars. Tune in to 89.1FM to hear the audio over your car radio.
- Livestream Mass—All of our “in Church” Masses and the 4pm Christmas Eve Mass will be available via our YouTube channel to watch from home both live, and any time afterwards: bit.ly/BeyondthePew
- Mass in the Church—Mass inside the Church will be limited to 25% seating capacity and masks must be worn. Please pay attention to the direction of our ushers as we strive to seat everyone safely with appropriate social distancing. If necessary, there will be overflow seating available in Feeney Hall following the same safety guidelines.
Here is our schedule:
Thursday, December 24th
- 2:30pm: Christmas Caroling in cars prior to Parking Lot Mass
- 3:00pm: Parking Lot Mass (tune to 89.1 FM)
- 3:30pm: Livestream Lessons & Carols (bit.ly/BeyondthePew)
- 4:00pm: Livestream High Mass
- —Church will be closed, only available on our YouTube Channel (bit.ly/BeyondthePew)—
- 5:00–5:30pm: Drive-thru Holy Communion
- —Enter from Mayfair Dr. and follow the instructions of our ushers—
- 6:00pm: Mass in Church (*no incense*) [Also on livestream]
- 10:00pm: Mass in Church [Also on livestream]
Friday, December 25th
- 8:00am: Parking Lot Mass (tune to 89.1 FM)
- 10:00am: Mass in the Church [Also on livestream]
Doors Open. For all indoor Masses, doors open 30 minutes prior to the scheduled time. Once inside please follow in the instructions of our ushers.
Overflow Seating. We have space in the Church for approximately 170 people, once this number has been reached there is overflow seating available to watch the livestream in Feeney Hall. Please follow the instructions of our ushers.
Singing. Only our parking lot Masses and the 4pm livestream-only Mass will have singing. There will be no singing at the indoor Masses.
Incense. There will be no incense at the 6:00pm Christmas Eve Mass. All other indoor Masses will have incense.
Worship Aids. Worship aids will be provided for our parking lot Masses and our 4pm livestream-only Mass. They can be found on our Facebook page.
Readings. We will use the Midnight Mass readings for all Christmas Masses.