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

St. Cecilia Mass Schedule
Rev. Don Czapla, Pastor
Sunday: 8:30am, 10:30am, 5pm (Hispanic – Livestreamed)
Monday: 5:30pm 
Tuesday, Thursday, Friday: 7:30am
Wednesday: 9am (All School Mass – Livestreamed; everyone is welcome)
Saturday: 5pm (Livestreamed)

Please click here for YouTube recordings of Masses  and Advent acitivites, as well as a copy of the weekly Liturgy Aid


Weekly Schedule


Weekend Mass:

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

Weekday Mass:

Tuesday @ 8:00am (Chapel)
Wednesday @ 9:00am (Church – All School Mass)
Thursday @ 8:00am (Chapel)
Friday @ 8:00am (Chapel)


Saturday @ 3:30pm to 4:30pm


EXODUS 90 Men’s Groups

Jumpstart your spiritual life this year and build deep bonds with other men by joining an Exodus 90 small group at St Cecilia.

PreK-8 Faith Formation Cancelled thru Dec. 11

Following the decision of the Ames Community School District to move to 100% virtual learning through December 11th, we have decided to cancel PreK-8th Grade Faith Formation (including Catechesis of the Good Shepherd) through December 11th as well.  For more...

2020 Advent & Christmas Schedule

Attached is the 2020 Advent & Christmas Schedule for Masses and Reconciliations.

Archbishop Jackels – Virtual Fireside Get-Together

Pull up a chair to the virtual fireplace and join Archbishop Jackels for a family-friendly evening with warm conversation, entertainment and good cheer. December 9 at 6:30pm.

Alternative Gift Market

Let an Alternative Gift, mailed and delivered to the doorstep of a loved one or friend, be your personal visit to them this year. 

Evenings of Recollections

Please join us in the Church for Evenings of Recollection.



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Celebration of the First Sunday of Advent

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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: 9:00am (Church) (Livestreamed)
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
  • Saturday at 3:30pm – 4:30pm and by appointment
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.