The Holy Sacrifice of mass - Sunday April 5, 2020 - Palm Sunday

Welcome the St. Francis de Sales Parish website.  Thank you for taking time to familiarize yourself with all of the content that is available:  links to Mass, parish updates,  Fr. Bline’s column, Fr. Bearer’s blog, and much more.

Direct links at the bottom of the page will take you to the Diocese of Cleveland, our Parish school and other sites of interest.

Ways to Give

Thank you for your continuing support of St. Francis de Sales Parish.

So many have asked about ways to continue making contributions! 

We are working on more permanent electronic giving options

If you are called to give now you can set us up on your online bill pay system with your bank’s website.

  • Choose St. Francis de Sales as the company.

 Our address is 4019 Manchester Rd., Akron, OH  44319.  

  • Your envelope number can be the account number for a regular Sunday offering, or just write Sunday offering in the account number field.
  • If you wish to give to:
    • the School, the Capital Fund
    • The Memorare Center or any Designated collection,
    • just write the name “School”, “Capital Fund”, etc. as the account number.
  • Choose the amount you want to give and the frequency.
  • The bank will send us a check.

Thank you for your support and your prayers

Check back for updates and information.

From our Pastor – Father Bline

See More from Fr. Bline

We have assembled some resources to help with daily prayer and reflection from your home.

Daily Mass

Spiritual Communion
Fr. Bearer

Stations of the Cross for Families
Frs. Bline & Bearer

Prayers & Reflections

A Message from Fr. Bline
April 3, 2020
Fr. Bline

Deacon Ray Herrick

We Too Must Wait
March 29, 2020
Deacon Ray

Opus Sanctorum Angelorum
March 28, 2020
Therese Holderbaum

Meditations from “Divine Mercy”
March 23, 2020
Fr. Bline

The Solemnity of St. Joseph
March 19, 2020
Fr. Bline

Feast of St. Patrick
March 17, 2020
Fr. Bline

Reflections from Fr. Bearer

See More from Fr. Bearer

Reflections from our parishioners

Read More Parishioner Reflections

Other Resources

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We continue to celebrate daily masses and invite you to pray with us for the Mass Intentions. If you would like to have a Mass offered for a loved one, please call the rectory (330) 644-2225.

Monday, April 6

8:15 a.m.  Scott Ferrall (Jeanne Burke)

6:30 p.m.  Tim McDonald (Mimi McDonald)

Tuesday, April 7

8:15 a.m.  Billy Eggert (Suburban South Program for Adults with Special Needs)

9:30 a.m.  Chrism Mass live streamed from The Cathedral of St. John

Wednesday, April 8

8:15 a.m.  Bill Yingling (The Scott Family)

Thursday, April 9, Holy Thursday

7:00 p.m.  Mass of the Lord’s Supper

Friday, April 10, Good Friday-The Passion of the Lord

3:00 p.m.  Adoration of the Holy Cross

Saturday, April 11, Holy Saturday

7:30 p.m.  The Great Easter Vigil

Sunday, April 12, Easter Sunday

11:00 a.m. Easter Sunday

Please pray for these recently deceased members of our Parish.

Vi Rizzo