Patrick was a humble, pious, gentle man, whose love and total devotion to and trust in God should be a shining example to each of us. He feared nothing, not even death, so complete was his trust in God, and of the importance of his mission.

Christ shield me this day:
Christ with me,
Christ before me,
Christ behind me,
Christ in me,
Christ beneath me,
Christ above me,
Christ on my right,
Christ on my left,
Christ when I lie down,
Christ when I arise,
Christ in the heart of every person who thinks of me,
Christ in every eye that sees me,
Christ in the ear that hears me

Saint Patrick, from his breastplate

Also known as Maewyn Succat; Apostle of Ireland; Patricius; Patrizio

Memorial 17 March

Born 387-390 @ Scotland as Maewyn Succat

Died 461-464 @ Saul, County Down, Ireland

Name Meaning warlike (Succat - pagan birth name); noble (Patricius - baptismal name)

Patronage against snakes, engineers, excluded people, fear of snakes, Ireland, Nigeria, snake bites

Why a shamrock?
Patrick used the shamrock to explain the Trinity, and has been associated with him and the Irish since that time.

405 S. Church Street
Wentzville, MO 63385-1606

Phone: 636-332-9225
Fax: 636-332-6998

Saint Patrick School: 636-332-9913

              


Clergy:
Rev. Patrick J. O'Laughlin
Rev. Donald A. Glastetter
Rev. Frank A. D'Amico
Rev. Mr. Bernard A. Buckman
Rev. Mr. Paul Chavaux Deacon-Retired

WEEKEND MASSES
Saturday 5:00PM
Sunday 7:00, 9:00 and 11:00AM

DAILY MASSES
During summer months 7:00AM
During school year 7:00 and 8:00AM

SACRAMENT OF RECONCILIATION
Saturday - - - 4:00 - 4:45PM

SACRAMENT OF MARRIAGE
Please call for appointment at least six months in advance.

SACRAMENT OF BAPTISM
Please call for appointment. Celebrated on Sundays. Instructions required on 4th Monday of every other Month in the rectory meeting room.

DEVOTIONS
Mother of Perpetual Help Following Tuesday Morning Mass
Sacred Heart of Jesus First Friday of Month Following Mass
Immaculate Heart of Mary First Saturday of Month at 8:00AM
Rosary Every Saturday at 7:45AM
Eucharistic Adoration From 8:30AM to 8:00PM on the First Friday of the Month

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