Celebrating over 140 years of sharing our faith in Jesus Christ!

Check often for updated information

Last updated 5/29/2020 @ 9:00 pm

Mass, 31 May 2020 - 10:30 Mass tomorrow will be in the parking lot of KY Mustang @ 630 Richmond Ave.  Please be early & stay in your car.  There will also be a "Sunday" Mass this Thurs in the Church @ 6pm.  More details are forthcoming.  A dispensation for the Sunday Mass obligation is also still in effect. Bulletin is posted on the Bulletin Page.

****Check out the new St. Patrick & St. Joseph Catholic Churches KY channel on YouTube. Father Frank setup this YouTube channel for St. Patrick and St. Joseph in order to record Mass and share online for those who are not able or ready to attend in person Mass.  The first mass uploaded is Pentecost Mass recorded 28 May 2020 - Pentecost Mass.  If you subscribe to the channel you will receive notifications when new content is posted.

****LEXINGTON Diocese Announces Resumption of Public Masses With Directives and Guidelines  — The Catholic Diocese of Lexington will resume public Masses, effective May 20, following the “Healthy at Work: Guidelines for Places of Worship,” as well as directives and guidelines for all public celebrations of liturgy provided by the diocese. The directives and guidelines were posted on the diocesan website on May 15, along with a letter from Bishop John Stowe, OFM Conv., to the people of the diocese. -->>Read More

****For your convenience, we have set-up a direct link to the online giving site for St. Patrick.  Learn more about ways to donate on the "give page", or you can click this link: <---Online Donations--->


****All multimedia (Masses, Liturgies of the Word, Homilies,  & Reflections) are posted on the Special Content Page



****Bishop Outlines Conditions for General Absolution and Perfect ContritionEl Obispo Describe las Condiciones para la Absolución General y la Contrición Perfecta

****Online Giving Facilitates Support for Parishes During PandemicLas Donaciones en Línea Facilitan el Apoyo a las Parroquias Durante la Pandemia


****Sunday Masses With Bishop Will Stream in English and Spanish via Facebook Live --- Misas Dominicales Con el Obispo se Transmitirán en Inglés y Español a través de Facebook Live


****Bishop Suspends All Public Masses in Diocese Till Further Notice --- El Obispo Suspende Todas las Misas Públicas en la Diócesis Hasta Nuevo Aviso

****Please read the memorandum from the Montgomery County Health Department regarding possible exposure to the COVID-19 for parishioners that attended St. Patrick's Mass on 8 March 2020. While the risk is very low that you were exposed, the Health Department is providing information as a precautionary measure only.  Health Department Mem

Special Notice

As a general health precaution, Bishop John suspended all mass and public events/meetings until further notice.  

In the meantime, we are working with Fr. Frank and Fr. Arock to provide regular daily Reflections via Facebook and and our website.

Please check back soon for more details.  Updates and additional information during this suspension of live services will be posted to the left (or below for mobile devices}

Welcome (Bienvenida)


Our church is part of the Diocese of Lexington. Here you can learn more about our parish such as our Mass times, Staff Directory and Phone Numbers, and view an online Map with driving directions. You can even stay informed about our Diocese by reading regularly published information, announcements, and news articles. We hope you enjoy your visit.


Our Mission


We, the people of St. Patrick's Church, are the Catholic faith community of Montgomery County.
We, the body of Christ, are each uniquely gifted by God and called by Jesus to discipleship. Though few in number, we strive to become leaders and examples of our faith.

About St. Patrick's


Since 1868, St. Patrick's Catholic Church has been serving this region.

Upcoming Events:

Seven Things To Give Up For Lent:  Needs some ideas, Here are 7 things you can give

up for Lent  7- Things

General Information


Liturgical Ministers' Schedule

 March 2020 - Download

Fall 2019  Childrens' Youth Ministry Calendar - Download



Dates To Remember

All Activities Suspended Until Further Notice


Download our weekly bulletin.


Adoration of the Blessed Sacrament on the first Thursday of each month from 3-6 p.m., followed by Benediction & Mass.


Subscribe for Updates

We invite you to join our mailing list and receive emails we send out with news, or special Mass schedules

Services (los servicios)


Mass Schedule:

Sunday:      10:30 a.m. (English)

                      4:00 p.m. (Español)

Thursday:    6:00 p.m. (English)



Thursday:    5:30 p.m. & by


Any additional services will be announced on our notice board, Facebook and on our website.

mt sterling kentucky catholic church

"Christ beside me, Christ before me, Christ behind me, Christ within me, Christ beneath me, Christ above me.”  

 ----Saint Patrick