Blessings to You
Welcome to the Stella Maris Parish website serving the Catholic community of Northern Door County! We are so happy that you have decided to check out our parish this way.
I hope you are able to find everything that you need here. If you can not find something that you want, please reach out to me or anyone else on the staff for further assistance. We are here for you to offer worship opportunities, faith formation, pastoral care, spiritual development and a caring community in Northern Door County within the Catholic tradition. Let us help you to deepen your experience of life and add more meaning and purpose as you search for what makes your life all that it can be with God.
In Christ’s love,
Fr. Thomas Farrell, Pastor
OFFICE CLOSED - MASS CANCELLED Due to the weather resulting in hazardous road conditions, the office is closed on 1/6/22 and 8:00 AM Mass at Sister Bay is cancelled.
THE WINTER MASS SCHEDULE IS IN EFFECT. This new schedule runs from Nov. 20-May 22. Saturday, 4:00 pm at Fish Creek; Sunday, 8:00 am at Baileys Harbor; Sunday, 10:00 am at Sister Bay. Daily Mass at 8:00 am: Monday, Liturgy of the Word with Communion at Fish Creek; Tuesday Mass at Jacksonport; Wednesday Mass at Egg Harbor; Thursday Mass at Sister Bay; Friday Mass at Baileys Harbor.
EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITIES AT STELLA MARIS! We are currently lookin amg for a Worship and Music Minister and a Bookkeeper to add to our team. If you are interested in learning more - contact Deacon Tony Abts at busmg[email protected]
PARISH ANNUAL REPORT
A copy of the Annual Report is can be found if you click HERE.
COVID GUIDELINES - STAYING THE COURSE
1. Masks are highly encouraged. Staff has been asked to wear ours as examples.
2. There is a section for distanced seating at all churches and this should remain available to people. Front right half (if facing the altar) in Baileys Harbor and Egg Harbor, outside for Jacksonport, the right wing (opposite the social hall) in Sister Bay, and the north wing at Fish Creek. Please do not seat people in all places in these areas as they need to remain distanced.
3. Communion distributors: After you receive Communion, please put your mask on and then sanitize your hands before distributing. Masks are required to distribute Communion.
4. No one is bringing up gifts at this time.
5. If a lector or a cantor choose to wear a mask, they are able to remove it while singing or reading if they prefer.
6. Hand sanitizer is available at the entrances.
7. While the obligation to attend Mass has been reinstated, the obligation does not apply to those who are frail due to illness or age.
WEEKEND MASS ON WASHINGTON ISLAND - Mass will be offered on Saturdays at 10:30 at the Trueblood Performing Arts Center (TPAC), 870 Main Road. Please contact Larry or Diane Kahlscheuer at (920)847-2289 or 920-535-0551 with questions or for more information.
NOT QUITE READY TO RETURN TO MASS? - If you are unable to attend Mass in person, here are some other options:
- Mass live streamed on the Stella Maris Facebook page from Stella Maris Parish (Baileys Harbor Site) beginning on the first Sunday of Advent at 8:00 am.
- Locally, Sunday Mass on Television can be viewed on ABC affiliate WBAY at 5:30 a.m. or on CW14 at 8 a.m. Bishop Ricken also offers Mass on Channel 5 on Sundays at 7:30 am.
- Radio Mass is available on Relevant Radio, 1050 AM at 9 a.m.
- On your computer through the internet, daily Mass is live streamed by Relevant Radio Monday-Friday at 12:00 pm CT. To join Click Here
- Also available on your computer, is a full list of daily events with direct links to Masses, rosary and daily reflections compiled by The Compass - The Official Newspaper of the Green Bay Diocese. Click Here to view scheduled events.
RECONCILIATION STILL AVAILABLE - Contact Fr. Tom to set up a time for reconciliation!
Would you like to have all this information right on your mobile device?
We now have our new Parish App available for you to download.
From your mobile device either - click the image below
or send ParishApp1 as a text message to phone number 555888; to get the app and then Install
or send ParishApp2 as a text message to phone number 555888; to get the app and then Install
PARISH EVENTS CALENDAR
The following options are available to make financial giving easier on you, the parish, and the environment, by going green through electronic means.
The first option is electronic giving through the WeShare online giving platform. For that, simply watch the short video to the right and then click on the "Donate Online" icon below to get started.
The second option is authorize an automatic monthly withdrawal from your checking account. If this is your preference, please click here, complete the form and return to the parish office.
The third option is to add Stella Maris Parish to you own online bill paying through your bank account.
Staff (click on name to contact)
Director of Music and Worship
Secretary, Receptionist and Bulletin Editor
Faith Formation Coordinator
Worship and Administrative Coordinator for Washington Island
Monday - Friday
8:00a.m. - 12:00p.m.
12:30p.m. - 4:30p.m.
Egg Harbor Office