Rydalmere Parish


Rydalmere Parish


Jesus Christ is the centre of our life and community. Holy Name of Mary is a parish of dedicated Catholic people, living their faith in the light of the Gospel, and in the teachings of the Catholic Church. We are proud to be members of the Catholic Church.


May you also experience the love of Christ and his mother, Mary. God Bless you.


- Father Peter Lamont, Holy Name of Mary Rydalmere Parish Priest

Weekly Mass Times & Reconciliation


Parishioners attending the church are required to complete their details on the Mass Attendance Sheet provided at the back of the church OR scan the QR code with smartphone camera before entering the church.

Currently the maximum number of people who can attend religious gathering is limited to a maximum of 100 people. First come first serve is applied in this church.

Wearing a mask is compulsory to, during and from Mass and other services.
Please sanitise your hands.

Social distancing (1.5m) must be observed at all times. Take a seat only on unmarked pews.

If you are experiencing cold or flu-like symptoms, having a temperature or have been in contact with anyone that is either a suspected or confirmed case of COVID-19, you should not enter the church.

During this pandemic you are dispensed from Sunday mass obligations.

Weekday Masses

Tuesday - Friday 9:15am

Prayer of the Church

Tuesday 9:00am
Friday 8.30am

Weekend Masses

Saturday 9:15am
Saturday Vigil 5:30pm
Sunday 7:30am & 9:30am


Saturday 4:30pm - 5:15pm

Exposition of the
Blessed Sacrament
& Benediction

Wednesday 8:30am (Exposition only)
Friday 8:30am (Exposition/Benediction)
Saturday 8:30am (Exposition only)

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In this Advent season of hope, will you share the miracle of Christmas with families in need?

CatholicCare supports vulnerable families in their efforts to build better relationships and give their children a positive start in life.

Thanksgiving Offertory

And whatever you do, in word or deed, do everything in the name of the Lord Jesus, giving thanks to God the Father through him.

Colossians 3:17

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Diocesan News

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Local Catholic Schools

St Mary's Primary, Rydalmere and St Patrick's Marist College, Dundas are our local Catholic schools, meeting the spiritual and educational needs of students and their families in the Parish.

Upcoming Events


2 Myrtle Street, Rydalmere NSW 2116

(02) 9684 1541

(02) 9638 6326

Parish Office Hours:
Tuesday 9:00am - 1:00pm
Wednesday & Thursday 10:00am - 5:00pm
Friday 9:00am - 5:00pm