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

Listed below are five Catholic resources available to parishioners. Links to the site and shown in blue. As other resources become known and available, we will share them with the parish. If you have questions, please contact the parish office at 233-3092, or email us at parish office

1. Daily readings from USCCB (United Stated Catholic Conference of Bishops). 

2.  During this time Archbishop Jackels will live stream a celebration of Holy Mass each Sunday as well as the Chrism Mass on April 7 (and the Triduum—Holy Thursday, Good Friday, Easter Vigil—if the situation has not changed by then) and will lead the Rosary each week on Thursday. Visit for more information about these live streamed events. Here in Ames, Sunday Mass can be accessed on Chanel 23 at 8 a.m. and Media Com Chanel 94 (EWTN) at 7 a.m. and 11 a.m.  Holy Week programming will be announced by EWTN.

3. Stream Uplifting Catholic Content into your home – for free! St Cecilia Parish offers all parishioners a free subscription to, where you can enjoy a wealth of high-quality Catholic studies, movies, talks, and books! Login today from your computer:  Please use code=a12562 or download the new iOS app “Formed” from the AppStore! Our parish code is: a12562.

4. Magnificat is a monthly publication designed for daily use, to encourage both liturgical and personal prayer. It can be used to follow daily Mass and can also be read at home or wherever you find yourself for personal or family prayer. An online version of MAGNIFICAT temporarily available to everyone for free. Free temporary access is also available in Spanish:  Please pray with us for a speedy and safe end to this time of difficulty in our world.

5. St. Cecilia will continue to share information with parishioners via our website, Facebook page, weekly email, Let’s Stay Connected. Our weekly bulletins are posted on our website as well. The parish office is open from 8a – 4pm Monday through Thursday; 8am – 2;30pm on Friday. The office phone number is 233-3092. You may also email the office