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 (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


Family-Oriented Masses

St. Cecilia Parish would love to have more children/teens/families involved in Masses. One Mass a month has been designated as a Family-Oriented Mass.

40 Days for Life

Through prayer and fasting, peaceful vigils and community outreach,  40 Days for Life has inspired 1,000,000 volunteers!

Good Samaritan Black Bag Collection, Sept. 18-19

This weekend is our Good Samaritan Black Bag  Collection.  This month’s collection is for Good Neighbor Emergency Assistance. Please be  generous with your contributions this week.  This weekend is also our Good Samaritan Food Shelf Weekend.

Friendship Ark – Bootique

During the week of 9/19-9/26, St. Cecilia Catholic Church is partnering with Friendship Ark in collecting gently used Halloween costumes in the narthex.

Scout Me In! Scout Pack 159

St. Cecilia Cub Scouts Pack 159 would like to invite all girls and boys K-5th grade to join our amazing pack.

Haiti Relief Special Collection

A second collection will be taken this weekend as part of the Archdiocesan relief effort.



Latest News


Celebration of Mass, September 18, 2021

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

Celebration of Hispanic Mass, September 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.