St. Mary of the Annunciation Catholic Church

Established 1789

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Solemnity of the Immaculate Conception 2016

The Solemnity of the Immaculate Conception of the Blessed Virgin Mary is Thursday, 8 December and is a Holy Day of Obligation. Mass at St. Mary’s is 9:00 am. The Immaculate Conception Novena begins 29 November!   O God, who by the Immaculate Conception of the Blessed Virgin Mary, didst prepare a worthy dwelling place for thy Son, we beseech thee that, as by the foreseen death of this, thy Son, thou didst preserve her from all stain, so too thou wouldst permit us, purified through her intercession, to come unto thee. Through the same Lord Jesus Christ, thy Son, who livest and reignest with thee in the unity of the Holy Ghost, God, world without end. Amen. Solemn Consecration to the Immaculate Heart of... read more

Christmas 2016

Christmas 2016 Saturday, 24 December 3:30 pm Children’s Program and Choir 4:00 pm Vigil Mass 11:00 pm Ordinariate Mass Sunday, 25 December 11:00 am Solemn Mass with Choir The Christmas Novena begins 16... read more

All Souls’ Latin Requiem Mass 2 November 6:30 pm

There will be a special Missa Cantata Requiem Mass offered at St. Mary’s Church on All Soul’s Day, 2 November. The Mass will be at 6:30 pm and will be a special choral Mass with the St. Mary’s Choir. In addition to the usual Gregorian Chant Propers, the Ordinary of the Mass will be taken from the monumental choral masterpiece, Requiem. Written by 20th century French composer Maurice Durufle’, this work for organ and choir is based on the familiar Ordinary chants of the Missa pro Defunctis. Please make every effort to attend this special All Soul’s Day Mass. Click here for information on All Souls’ Day and Prayers for the Poor Souls in... read more

Upcoming Election Information

Click the links below to read statements regarding the upcoming election: Bishop Guglielmone’s 3 November letter Archbishop Chaput’s Weekly Column Voting as a Catholic in 2016 by Bishop Aquila Rev. George Rutler’s 30 October letter Presidential Candidate Guide from the South Carolina Catholic Conference Priests for Life Voter... read more

The church is open weekdays for visitation from 7 am – 12 Noon.

St. Mary of the Annunciation
89 Hasell Street
Charleston, SC 29401