Welcome to Holy Name of Mary Parish in Almonte, Ontario. First established in 1842, the church has a long history in the area. Please take some time to explore our new site. We hope you enjoy it.

Second Week of Lent – March 01 – 06, 2021.

February 16, 2021 – The church will be open for Ash Wednesday Mass at 9:00 am please register with the office. The normal safety protocols will be in place as before the lockdown. Please arrive early for screening.

On Thursday February 18, 2021 we will return to our normal Mass schedule: 9:00 am Wednesday and Thursday, Saturday at 4:30 pm and Sunday at 10:00 am. No registration is required unless you are in a group of three or more. Thank-you.

February 10, 2021 – Special Collection dates for 2021 is available here.

January 13, 2021 – Please note that starting January 14, 2021 all Masses are cancelled until further notice due to the Government of Ontario’s extension of the Covid-19 lockdown. We will continue to record and publish the Masses on our website. The parish office will remain closed during this time and Confessions are available by appointment.

December 23, 2020 – The Government of Ontario has ordered a 28 day province wide lockdown due to the Covid-19 pandemic. As a result, beginning on Boxing Day, Saturday December 26, 2020 up to and including Friday, January 22, 2021 all Masses are cancelled. Christmas Eve and Christmas Day (24  & 25 December) Masses will precede as scheduled. We will continue to update you on our reopening date. Masses will continue to be recorded and posted on our website.

The parish office will also be closed during this period, however if you require any services during this closure, please leave a phone message or send an email. We will monitor phone and email messages during the closure and will respond as soon as possible.

Funerals are limited to 10 people during this time.

Thank you for your continuing parish support and cooperation during these trying times.


New to the parish?

Welcome. We are so pleased to have you with us. Please take some time to explore our new site and remember to register to stay informed on our latest updates. Find out more. You can also register with the Parish online.

How to Donate to Holy Name of Mary Parish

Your donations to our Parish help us to continue the work begun in the early 1800s when our forefathers shared their Catholic faith here in what was then called Shipman Mills. The came together to worship, to pray, to celebrate, to socialize and help one another in difficult times. Learn more…

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