WEEKDAY SERVICES: Weekday Mass is held Monday-Thursday at 8:00 am at Our Lady of Mount Carmel Church and on First Fridays at 8:00 am at Saint Anthony Shrine. If no priest is available, communion services are substituted. During inclement weather when Frederick county public schools are either late or canceled, there will be no Mass.
EUCHARISTIC ADORATION: Every Monday 2:00 – 5:00 pm Our Lady of Mount Carmel Church. During inclement weather when Frederick County public schools are either late or canceled, there will not be adoration. Also when a Monday falls on a legal holiday, there will not be adoration. Check Channel 18 for the report on the school situation.
HOLY DAYS: Holy Day schedule as announced in weekly bulletin.
CARE OF THE SICK: Please notify the Parish Office when a member of the parish is in the hospital or if someone is unable to attend Church and wishes to receive Holy Communion at home.
SACRAMENT OF RECONCILIATION: Saturday afternoons 2:30 - 3:30 p.m.
BAPTISM: Baptisms are scheduled through the parish office by calling 301-447-2367 or emailing email@example.com. A parish staff member will review the requirements as well as check the availability of dates.
BAPTISMAL PREPARATION: Baptismal Preparation is held every other month. Details can be found in the parish bulletin. Expectant parents are asked to register for a baptismal preparation session with the Parish Office by calling 301-447-2367 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
SACRAMENT OF MATRIMONY (MARRIAGE): By Archdiocesan regulation, arrangements for marriage preparation and a wedding date must be made at least six (6) months in advance of anticipated date. Please contact the Parish Office at
301-447-2367 or email@example.com.