Sunday, December 20, 2020 – Blue Christmas

Join us for a Combined Sunday and Blue Christmas Service Honor your loss Share your sorrow Engage your worries Find Strength and Embrace Hope Please join us for our Annual Blue Christmas Service on Sunday, December 20th at the 10:30am Morning Mass. We recognize that for some who are experiencing loneliness or loss, the Christmas Season can be especially difficult. All of us experience feelings this time of year and may discover hope in the midst of sharing and just being still. This y...
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Let’s Treat the Homeless Sweet

Every Saturday we support our homeless community through our outreach "parking lot program." We provide food, nutritional supplements and other essentials. This year Halloween falls on a Saturday. We would like to provide candy to those who are homeless and especially to their children. Drop off your candy donations at the parish anytime before Friday, October 30th and we will make someone's life a little sweeter! You can learn more about our outreach to the homeless community at www.sa...
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All Saints & All Souls – November 1st, 2020

Honoring Our Past, Praying for our Future Each year, in November, we honor the Souls who've gone ahead to prepare for us, and the Saints who remain in our midst. The Communion of Saints – the living and the dead – are remembered, loved and hoped for. Join Saint Miriam as we honor the combined solemnities of All Saints and All Souls on Sunday, November 1st 2020 at all Masses with beautiful standing candle tributes. From the floor they will rise toward the heavens in our beautiful Sanctuary an...
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Music Where We Find God – Virtual Concert and Silent Auction

On Friday, November 20th at 7:00 we will be bringing our first live, virtual concert and silent auction that will benefit our Childrens programs and Homeless Outreach at Saint Miriam. Our special performances will be brought to you by: Charles Masters – Musician Maria Wolf – Vocalist Meghan Cary & Peter Farrell – Singer/Songwriter/Activist Joe Mahoney and Lisa Ridenour – Acoustic Keys Monsignor Jim St. George – Pastor The Silent Auction will begin begin November 10th a...
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Virtual Rosary is Now Available Twice a Week!

We realize that some people may not be ready to come back to in person gatherings. That's why we created an entire list of virtual worship, devotional, small group and Mass celebration opportunities! Join Saint Miriam every Tuesday at 6:00pm via Zoom where everyone prays with the help of a leader, and every Sunday Morning via Livestream as we pray the Rosary before Mass! Join us via Zoom every Tuesday at 6:00pm by emailing for a code. To get your code, contact us here. Join us via L...
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A Video Update from Monsignor Jim – September 20, 2020

A Video Update from our Pastor, Monsignor Jim, on changes to our Mass requirements and upcoming events. Please note that Sunday fellowship will continue to be on hiatus pending a clearer path forward to do so safely. However, attendance allowances are being increased and safety measures maintained. CFF deadline is tomorrow! Please register by Monday September 20th at 5:00pm. Thank you for watching this important update. The Falls Retreat Center of Saint Miriam opens September 26th. https://yo...
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We’ve Got You – In Prayer, Thought, and in Hope

Our Strength has always relied on us being a community. That is why we created programs, small groups, and learning venues that go from in person to virtual and all options in between! From infant care to virtual learning through 8th grade, along with children's faith formation; we are in it together, just as we've always been. As you adjust to a temporary new normal – whether your child is in school, home learning or virtual – our prayers and unconditional support go with you. Whatever we...
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Updated Drop Off/Pick Up Procedures at Saint Miriam School

Please take note of our updated drop off procedures listed below! If you have any questions or concerns, please contact us here. Drop Off – PreSchool and PreK (Downstairs) Early drop off is available for families who need care between 7:30am and 8:45am (please be sure you are registered if you need this service so we can be properly staffed) Drop-off for all PreSchool and PreK students begins at 8:45am All children attending PreSchool or PreK (Downstairs) will enter the building at t...
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A Saint Miriam Pew, Just for You! – Updated – Support our Blessing Bag Program!

Now every purchase helps fund our Blessing Bag Outreach to support persons who are experiencing homelessness! Our award winning program uses supplies and donations to directly feed, provide hygiene and and warm socks, too! Buy a pew, take it home, enjoy a part of the history of Saint Miriam and help us grow and remain here too! We tried selling our former Sanctuary pews, but it happened that our construction was completed in the middle of a pandemic and many churches were closing, let alone st...
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myOn – We just invested in YOUR child’s future AGAIN!

Saint Miriam School and our Virtual Learning Pointe program just engaged with myON to bring the very best learning experience for your child... for FREE! It's now included in our program! myOn is a personalized literacy environment that engages students at all reading levels by providing the largest integrated library of digital books and gives pre-K to 12 students access to literally thousands of enhanced digital titles — fiction, nonfiction, graphic novels, and more — at a wide range of rea...
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Children’s Faith Formation (CFF) – A Message from Our Director of Religious Education

Dear Saint Miriam Faith Formation Families, We know this is challenging time for many of us, and for the church, too. Monsignor Jim calls it a time of ‘being different’, and it is all of that! This is why I wanted to update you regarding our upcoming 2020/2021 Children’s Faith Formation year. As Monsignor Jim mentioned one of his last blogs, we have been reviewing several ways to incorporate a hybrid approach to our faith formation program starting this fall. We are pleased to announce a pro...
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Saint Miriam is pleased to announce a Fall Faith Formation (CFF) program!

Physical + Virtual = HYBRID Our fall Children Faith Formation (CFF) program, featuring Gospel Weeklies, by noted publisherm Pflaum Publishing Company, is an exciting approach that will: Dovetail both print and virtual program components, Include in-person and home-based learning. Provide each student based on the liturgical calendar along with the most current events to engage your child/ren. We will still be offering PrepPlay this year for families who would like to participate...
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Exciting New Annoucement – Virtual Learning Pointe at Saint Miriam!

Note: This is a program offered by Saint Miriam Parish & Friary that utilizes the Saint Miriam School Facilities. If you have any questions or need clarification, please contact us here. From the creators of the Saint Miriam School, the region's only award-winning S.T.E.A.M.M. school for children infant through Kindergarten, comes a way for parents to support their child's learning this year and still remain employed. Welcome to Virtual Learning Pointe at Saint Miriam, a safe place for v...
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Being A Member Has Great Benefits!

At Saint Miriam, registered and supporting members can enjoy a number of benefits... like... Discounted tuition and daycare in our school, reduced or free* Overnight/weekend stays at our new Falls Retreat Center of Saint Miriam located in the mountains of Starlight, PA. And, starting in the fall, may also rent a Class A Georgetown Motor Coach by Forest River! To get more information, contact us here. Not a member yet, but would like to become one? Click here to begin the process! ...
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Virtual Rosary Devotion

We realize that some people may not be ready to come back to in-person gatherings. That's why we created an entire list of virtual worship, devotional, small group and Mass celebration opportunities! Virtual Rosary Devotion The rosary can take us deeper into prayer life. When we pray the rosary, the prayer can slow us down, calm our hearts, and enable us to rest in God's presence. It draws out the deepest desires in our souls, desires God and God alone. Join Saint Miriam for a Virtual Rosary D...
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Saint Miriam School Summer of Explorations – Sign Up Now!

Join us for Summer Camp this year! This year, our campers will be with us for 8 weeks and they will... Travel deep under the sea. Then we will explore the safari! Rise up from the depths and into the jungle... ... and emerge to blast off and travel out of this world! Then we'll return home to our beautiful Earth for a celebration of nations. Next, we'll take a front seat back in time to dinosaur week! When we return, we'll learn all about our great states. And for our summer camp finall...
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