Mass Schedule

St. Maria Goretti Catholic Church

***Please note, when there is inclement weather ice/snow, please tune in to channel 5 News or the radio for Arlington ISD.  If Arlington Schools are cancelled, there is NO St. Maria Goretti School, NO 8AM weekday Mass and the parish offices are closed. ***

Mass Times

Weekday Daily Mass:

      Monday thru Friday 8:00 AM


Weekend Mass Schedule:

      Saturday Vigil: 5:30 PM

      Sunday: 7:30 AM, 9:00 AM, 11:00 AM & 1:00 PM


Holy Day Mass Schedule:  ***

      Vigil: 6:30 PM

      Holy Day: 8:00 AM and 6:30 PM

*** Special Seasons/Celebrations such as Lent, Christmas and New Year's have their own Mass Schedule.  Please click on the appropriate season in the "Submenu" on the left of this page for their Mass schedule.


Adoration of the Blessed Sacrament:

      Daily in Sacred Heart Oratory 6:00 AM - 10:00 PM

      Friday Adoration in the Church 8:00 AM - 12:00 Noon

             Benediction immediately following at 12:00 Noon

      First Wednesday in the Church 6:00 PM - 9:00 PM

             Benediction immediately following at 9:00 PM


Benediction of the Blessed Sacrament: 

      Friday: 12:00 Noon 

      First Wednesday in the Church at 9:00 PM


First Friday Sacrament:

      Anointing of the Sick (during 8:00 AM Mass)

Sacrament of Penance
(commonly called Confession, Reconciliation or Penance):

Saturday 4;00 to 5:30 PM
First Wednesday 6:00 to 9:00 PM
By appointment via the Parish Office

Holy Days

Holy Days of Obligation in the United States:

"In addition to Sunday, the days to be observed as holy days of obligation in the Latin Rite dioceses of the United States of America, in conformity with canon 1246, are as follows: 

     January 1 -     The Solemnity of Mary, Mother of God   
     August 15 -     The Solemnity of the Assumption of the Blessed Virgin 

     November 1 -  The Solemnity of All Saints 
     December 8 -  The Solemnity of the Immaculate Conception
     December 25 -The Solemnity of the Nativity of Our Lord Jesus Christ

Whenever January 1, the Solemnity of Mary, Mother of God, or August 15, the Solemnity of the Assumption, or November 1, the Solemnity of All Saints, falls on a Saturday or on a Monday, the precept to attend Mass is abrogated."  
(U.S. Conference of Catholic Bishops)