Name of Church St. Mary of the Assumption
Address 1505 White Pine Canyon Road, Park City UT 84060
Phone number 435-649-9676
Mass times Saturday vigil, 5:30 p.m. Sundays, 8 a.m., 10:30 a.m., 1 p.m. (Spanish), 3 p.m. (Latin Tridentine). Monday – Friday, 8 a.m.
Confessions Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday, 4:30-5:30 p.m.
Names of priests/homilies Father Christopher Gray, pastor. Father Paulraj Rayappa, parochial vicar. Father Gray is originally from California and was ordained a priest for the Diocese of Salt Lake City in 2013. He became pastor of St. Mary in 2018. He is an orthodox priest, and celebrates reverent liturgies. Listen to his “Virtual Morning Coffee with Fr. Gray” on the parish YouTube channel. He is bilingual and can celebrate Mass in Spanish and celebrates the Sunday Latin Mass.
Liturgy/Music Cantors and choirs.
Special groups/activities Summit (movie night and discussion), Knights of Columbus, nocturnal adoration for vocations, Hispanic ministry, men’s prayer and reflection group, Monday night rosary and potluck, women’s bible study, Divine Mercy Devotion Group, Abba Prayer Group, Wine, Dine and Divine, young family ministry, Virtual Morning Coffee with Father Gray.
Parishioners/Community This was formerly a big mining town but today welcomes many tourists. It is a short drive from Salt Lake City.
Parking Ample parking around the church.
Additional observations St. Mary’s began as a mission church in 1881 to serve the miners who worked in the region. It is a parish of the Diocese of Salt Lake City. This is a traditional parish, orthodox, with reverent liturgies and a strong evangelism outreach. It oversees St. Lawrence Mission Church in Heber City.
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