Parish: 233-3092 | School: 232-5290 | Faith Formation: 232-3514 | 2900 Hoover Avenue, Ames IA

Immaculate Conception
of the Blessed Virgin Mary

Holy Day Mass Schedule

Tuesday, Dec. 7 – 5:30pm
Wednesday, Dec. 8 – 7am, 9am, 6:30pm

St. Cecilia Catholic Church

For our Advent & Christmas schedule, click here

St. Cecilia Catholic Church

Regular Mass Schedule:
Sunday: 8:30am, 10:30am, 5pm (Hispanic Mass – livestreamed)
Monday: 5:30pm
Tuesday, Thursday, Friday: : 7:30am
Wednesday: 9am (All School Mass) 
Saturday: 5pm (livestreamed)
Reconciliation: Saturday at 3:15pm-4:30pm; Wednesday at 6pm- 6:25pm

For livestreamed Masses, please click here

Weekly Schedule


Weekend Mass:

Saturday @ 5:00pm
Sunday @ 8:30am & 10:30am
Domingo Misa en Espanol @ 5:00pm

Weekday Mass:

Monday @ 5:30pm (Chruch)
Tuesday @ 7:30am (Church)
Wednesday @ 9:00am (Church – All School Mass)
Thursday @ 7:30am (Church)
Friday @ 7:30am (Church)


Saturday @ 3:30pm to 4:30pm


St. Cecilia’s Celebrates 25 Years of Eucharistic Adoration!

Full-time Eucharistic Adoration at St. Cecilia’s began on December 9, 1996 with more than 500 Adorers praying before the Blessed Sacrament exposed in a monstrance. 

Retirement Fund for Religious, 2021

Show your thanks for the prayerful service of elderly Catholic sisters
sisters, brothers, and religious order priests.

Donate $1 to the STO, and you’ll get back 75 cents!  

A donation to the Our Faith School Tuition Organization is that simple.

St. Cecilia Parish Individual Assistance Fund

The area agencies have seen a very significant increase in requests for rent and utilities.

Message from Archbishop Michael Jackels

The letter attached below was sent today from me to the Senators from Iowa.

School Tuition Organization (STO)

Are you meeting with your tax professional before the end of the year?  Ask them about the 75% STO tax credit. 



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Parish Office
Monday – Thursday: 8am-3pm
Friday: 8am-12:30pm


Celebration of Mass, December 4, 2021

Permission to podcast/stream music in this service obtained from One License with license A-703351

Celebration of Hispanic Mass, Sunday, December 5, 2021

Weekly Schedule


Weekend Mass:

Saturday @ 5:00pm (Livestreamed)
Sunday @ 8:30am, 10:30am,
5pm (Misa en Espanol) (Livestreamed)

Weekday Mass:

Monday: 5:30pm
Tuesday: 7:30am (Church)

Wednesday: 9am (All-School Mass) (Church)
Thursday: 7:30am (Church)
Friday @ 7:30am (Church)


Saturday: 3:30pm – 4:25pm
By appointment, too. Please contact the Parish Office at 233-3092


Other Schedule


Other Area Mass Schedules
Reconciliation Schedule at St. Cecilia

Saturday at 3:15pm – 4:30pm 
Wednesday at 6pm – 6:30pm
By appointment (contact parish office at 233-3092)

Eucharistic Adoration

The Chapel is always open for Eucharistic Adoration.  For information, the Holiday Break schedule, sign-up and current needs, please click here. Keypad access only between 10:00 p.m. and 6:00 a.m.  Call the parish office (233-3092) for access information.

Sacramental Schedules

Reconciliation:  Saturday 3:30-4:30 pm; or anytime by appointment.  Reconciliation in Spanish:  anytime by appointment. Marriage:  Please call the Parish Office at least six months before setting a date. Baptism:  To Participate in the Baptismal Program, please call the Parish Office.  Instruction for parents is required. Sick Calls:  Call the Parish Office to make arrangements to receive the Sacrament of the Sick.