It is my pleasure to welcome you to the website for the parish of St. Mary's Roman Catholic Church. Whether you are a new-comer to our area in search of a parish home, a member of the parish family or your life of faith has drawn you to seek this information. It is my conviction that God has a plan for you to become involved in the worship and ministries of the church.
Our parish has been in existence since 1967 and is located in the heart of Dubai has served and continues to embrace the diverse generations of Catholics.
In prayer, worship and service, we gather in His Name, relying on His promise to be in our midst. Founded firmly in the faith and truth of the Catholic Church, we are proud of the legacy of our ancestors and are hopeful for our future. Without the Lord’s grace there is no other purpose for our existence.
I invite you to review our website in its infancy and encourage you to contact us if you have questions about our parish or its ministries. If you are a parish member, there is a wealth of information for you to use and to offer your many talents in service to your parish.
May God be with you and those you love as you live your journey of faith!
Fr. Tomasito B. Veneracion
We warm heartedly welcome Fr. Lennie Connully, OFM Cap as our new Parish Priest. Fr. Lennie is currently serving the Vicariate as Vicar General, based at the Bishop’s House in Abu Dhabi.
With sad hearts we bid farewell to Fr Tomasito Veneracion, OFM Cap who will be leaving for Philippines at the end of October.
We invite all parishioners to participate in the commissioning ceremony on Friday 24 October during the 6.15 pm Mass, followed by the welcome/farewell programme in the Main Hall at 7.30 pm.