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

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 (livestreamed) (Mass is for St. Cecilia School students, staff; the public will be seated in the Social Hall)
Saturday: 5pm (livestreamed) 

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:

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


A special message from Archbishop Jackels

On 5-6 June 2021, the dispensation will expire that excused Catholics in the Archdiocese of Dubuque from participating at Sunday Mass in church. Catholics can still legitimately excuse themselves from Sunday Mass.

Date Night, 5.1.2021

Date Night will be Saturday, May 1, from 7 – 8pm at St. Cecilia in the church.

The Lord is My Song

A Service featuring Songs and Prayers of Taize, Sunday, May 16.

Evening of Recollection, April 21

Our monthly Evenings of Recollection are meant to facilitate this time of discernment and prayer.

This weekend is our Black Bag Collection

Our Good Samaritan Fund/Black Bag Collection is also this weekend.

St. Cecilia Preschool Enrollment Now Open

Are you looking for a faith-based, quality preschool program with experienced teachers and a stellar curriculum?



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Celebration of Mass, May 2, 5pm

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

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.