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

Please join us for Mass on Sunday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, and Friday at 10am; Saturday at 5pm
All Masses will be in the main worship space (not the Chapel)
The 10am Mass and weekday Masses will continue to be livestreamed on YouTube 

Please click here for our Back to Mass Guide

Worship Aid for August 1/2 (18th Sunday of Ordinary Time)

Archdiocese of Dubuque – accessible at
Rosary: Thursday at 2pm; Sunday Mass: 9am (English); Spanish Mass follows shortly after


Meet Fr. Don!

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


Confirmation this Sunday, August 9

Confirmation will be held at St. Thomas Aquinas at 2pm on August 9.

Are you sending your child to Faith Formation/Youth Ministry this year?

he staff of St. Cecilia’s has spent many hours in discussion and prayer over what our Faith Formation/Youth Ministry programming should look like in the wake of the Covid pandemic.

Low Gluten Hosts

St. Cecilia offers low gluten hosts to address the needs of those affected by Celiac disease or other conditions.

Do you love Jesus?

Do you want to share this love with teens and help them know Jesus?

Hispanic Families in Need – Food Drive, August 1

Food donations can be dropped off at St. Cecilia (Social Hall South) from 9am – 11:30am. 

The Ignatian Exercises in Daily Life

Are you seeking to deepen your relationship with God?



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Mass was celebrated at 10am this morning, Sunday, August 2. Have a blessed day.

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

Weekly Schedule


Weekend Mass:

Saturday @ 5:00pm
Sunday @ 10:00am

Weekday Mass:

Tuesday @ 10:00am (Church)
Wednesday @ 10:00am (Church)
Thursday @ 10:00am (Church)
Friday @ 10:00am (Church)


By appointment. 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.