Jump Into Advent at St. Pius X!

Advent is a beautiful time of year at St. Pius X Church. We’d love to invite you to any and all of the upcoming Advent events you see below!

Christmas Eve 2021

Light the Night

Join us on Friday, December 2nd for a family-friendly St. Pius X event as we light a Christmas Wreath to kick off the Advent Season!

For Families (starting at 5pm)

Join us for cookie decorating in the Parish Hall, a donut truck, hot chocolate, and a photo opportunity with Santa

For Adults (starting at 6pm)

Wine & Cheese event in The Upper Room, donut truck, and a photo opportunity with Santa

2022 Advent Breakfasts

Our Advent Breakfasts are a great opportunity to hear how our fellow parishioners’ faith lives and personal lives have intersected. This year, our speakers will be Maureen Toohey and Bill McGoldrick.

These breakfasts will be held at Wolferts Roost Country Club on December 2nd and 3rd. Click below to learn more about our speakers and to register today!

Advent Penance Service

Penance, also known as Reconciliation or Confession, allows us to recognize our sins and ask for God’s forgiveness.

Join us on Tuesday, December 6th at 7pm for our annual Penance Service where we’ll have multiple priests from around the Diocese come and help us receive the Sacrament of Reconciliation

Feast of the Immaculate Conception

Thursday, December 8th

We observe this Holy Day of Obligation to celebrate Mary, Mother of Jesus, who was conceived without sin

Mass Schedule

6:30am, 9am, 6pm

Bambinelli Sunday

Sunday, December 11th

Bring your Baby Jesus from your Nativity Set to be blessed at the 10am mass

Join us for Christmas cookies, coffee, and juice for Hospitality after the 8am & 10am masses this weekend as well!

Advent Lessons & Carols

On Sunday, December 11th at 3pm, will have a 45 minute service of 7 Advent readings and 7 corresponding carols sung by the St. Pius Adult Choir. Lessons & Carols services have a long tradition, dating back almost 150 years, and are a wonderful way to prepare our hearts for Advent and Christmas. All are welcome to attend!

Christmas Eve & Christmas Day Mass

Christmas Eve

  • 2pm Mass (Children’s Choir)
  • 4:30pm Mass (Contemporary Group)
  • 7pm Mass (Adult Choir)

Christmas Day

  • 8am Mass (Cantor)
  • 10 am Mass (Adult Choir)

Our Network Parish, Sacred Heart Church in Albany, will be hosting a 9am Mass on Christmas Day for those interested