St. Matthew

Catholic Church

"Know that I am with you always."
Matthew 28:20

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Diocese of St. Petersburg, Florida
Saint Matthew Roman Catholic Church
9111 90th Ave. N.
Largo, FL 33777
(click here for Directions)
phone 727-393-1288  

Our Celebration Schedule

Saturday Vigil 4:00 pm
Sunday 7:30, 9:00 and 11:00 am
Holy Days 8:30 am & 7:00 pm
Daily Mass 8:30 am, Monday - Saturday
Miraculous Medal Novena - prayed each Tuesday following the 8:30 am Mass

Divine Mercy Chaplet - prayed each Friday following the 8:30 am Mass
Sacrament of Penance, Saturday 3:00 - 3:45 pm, or by appointment

Office Hours:

Monday - Thursday 9:00 am - 4:00 pm
Friday - 9:00 am - 12:00 pm

Our Mission Statement

With the word of God as our foundation, the people of Saint Matthew Catholic Parish strive to be the presence of God in our community.  We do so through joyful worship, fellowship with our members, a welcoming spirit to visitors and seekers, an increasing willingness to give of our time, talent and treasure to serve God's people and a desire to spread our faith through ongoing spiritual sharing.


Divine Mercy Sunday

The Feast of Divine Mercy celebration will begin at 3:00 pm with Adoration of the Most Blessed Sacrament and praying the Divine Mercy Chaplet. All are invited to attend and participate in this event.

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Reason to Come Back to the Church

People want to have meaning in life. In the busyness of today’s world, many people realize that their lives have lost a sense of meaning or purpose. They may ask themselves “what is life all about?” Why do I do the things I do?” There is also widespread confusion in our society in areas of morality and truth. The Catholic Church offers hope which gives meaning to our existence. This leads to eternal life.

Childhood memories can surface as well. Many people will tell you that childhood memories of being connected to God pop up in later life. They start to ask themselves if it is possible to recapture the simplicity of faith they once had. They may ask if God is really watching me. The secularization of society leads people away from their spiritual side. The Catholic Church offers both mystical and religious experiences. These experiences feed the mind, heart, body, and soul.

Our Sunday Visitor by Lorene Hanley Duquin

Learn more about coming back to the Catholic Church at catholicscomehome.org


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Pilgrimage to Poland and Eastern Europe

Join Fr. Tom Anastasia and Fr. Tom Barrett as hosts on a 12-day tour visiting Warsaw, Czestochowa, Auschwitz, Krakow, Wadowice, Wieliczka, Budapest, Vienna, and Prague. 

September 9 - 20, 2019

The tour features round-trip airfare from Tampa or Miami, accommodations at first class / select hotels based on two persons sharing in twin-bedded rooms with private bath, most meals, comprehensive sightseeing, Services of our finest English-speaking guides and all admission fees, porterage, hotel services charges, government and airline surcharges are included in the $3,899 per person, double-occupancy price.  Complete information and day-to-day itinerary - click here.

 


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Pilgrimage to Germany, Prague and Austria featuring the Passion Play of Oberammergau

Join Fr. Tom Anastasia and Fr. Tom Barrett as hosts on a 12-day tour visiting Berlin, Dresden, Prague, Ĉeský Krumlov, Viena, Salzburg and Munich. 

August 25th - September 5th, 2020

The tour features round-trip airfare from Tampa or Miami, accommodations at first class / select hotels based on two persons sharing in twin-bedded rooms with private bath (hotels and guest houses are used in Oberammergau), most meals, comprehensive sightseeing, and all admission fees including the Passion Play, porterage, hotel taxes, services charges, government and airline surcharges are included in the $4,799 per person, double-occupancy price.  Complete information and day-to-day itinerary - click here.


 

St. Matthew Catholic Church
9111 90th Avenue N.
Largo, FL 33777
Voice: (727) 393-1288 - email: click here

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Annual Pastoral
Appeal

Parish APA Goal - $107,613
Pledged to date - $53,211
Families pledged - 183
out of 655 registered families

Percent of  APA goal - 49.4%


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