Our Parish

Parish Mission Statement

Formed by God’s Word, called to be disciples of Jesus Christ, empowered by the Holy Spirit, the parish community of St. Andrew by the Bay seeks to be A Joyful Sign of God’s Reign.

As a baptized community of faith in the Roman Catholic Tradition, we celebrate and witness to God’s presence through:



Library Open:

  • Sunday mornings 9:00-11:30am
  • Summer Sundays (Memorial to Labor Day):  9:30-10:30am
  • During office hours, unless the room is being used.
  • Evenings, before and after meetings.

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What's Happening at our Parish

SABB Cross Country Team

Boys and girls 5-14 years of age as of August 31, are invited to join the SABB Cross Country Team.  Registration form, permission slip and $75 due to the parish office by August 26.

Click HERE for Information Form

Click HERE for Registration Form

Click HERE for Permission Slip

Walking With Purpose Retreat

Saturday, September 14

9:00 a.m. to Noon

Click on image to register.

A Bridge Apart

Screening & Panel Discussion

Sunday, September 15, 5:00 p.m.

Upper Hall

A Bridge Apart looks at the epic migration of immigrants from Central America and Mexico to the United States from the point of view of the migrants themselves.
A free-will offering will be taken for the Catholic Charities of the Rio Grande Valley Humanitarian Respite Center in McAllen Texas.
Click image to sign up for free childcare.

Walking With Purpose Women's Scripture Study

Thursday Morning Study

Beginning September 19, 9:30-11:15 a.m.
Two courses available:
Opening Your Heart:  The Starting Point
Grounded in Hope (study of Hebrews)

Thursday Evening Study

Beginning September 26, 7:00-8:30 p.m.
Opening Your Heart:  The Starting Point
Click HERE for more information.
Click on image to register.

Six Dates:  The Virtues for Couples

All couples are invited to register!

Childcare available with fee.

Saturday Evenings: 
September 21, October 19 & November 16, 2019
January 25, February 22 & March 21, 2020
Click on image for details and registration.

Family Faith Night

Saturday September 28

Pizza at 6:30 p.m., Presentation at 7:15 p.m.

Registration Required.  Click on image to register.
Archeological Discoveries of the 1st Century A.D.:
What they can tell us about the historical Jesus
Archeologist Ilka Knupper shares discoveries from the land of Israel and the fascinating clues they give us about Scripture passages and the historical Jesus.  Childcare available.


PREP Volunteers Needed


Click on image for information on how to volunteer in our Faith Formation program.  We still have more than 20 volunteer spots to fill.  

Click on image above for PREP Registration



PREP Registration closes August 23rd.  After this date, a $10 late fee will be added to the total amount due.


Click on image for 1st Reconciliation and 1st Communion registration (2nd graders or 3rd, 4th, and 5th graders who haven’t received yet who were enrolled in PREP last year and will be this year).


Registration closes September 23rd.  After this date, a $10 late fee will be assessed.



Click on image for Confirmation

registration (10th graders who were

enrolled in PREP last year

and will be this year).


Confirmation Registration closes September 27th.  After this date, a $10 late fee will be assessed.

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Mass Schedule Summer:

Memorial Day weekend through Labor Day weekend inclusive

Saturday: 5:00pm
Sunday: 8:30 and 10:30am

Mass Schedule Regular:

Saturday: 5:00pm
Sunday: 8:00, 9:30 and 11:30am

Daily Liturgy: 9:00am Monday-Thursday
Friday at 9:00am:  Morning Prayer with Holy Communion
(During inclement weather, daily Mass is not celebrated when Anne Arundel County Schools are closed or there is a delayed opening.)

Our Lady of Perpetual Help Novena Prayers Wednesdays during the 9:00am Liturgy.

Holy Days: 9:00am and 7:00pm


Saturday: 3:30pm or by appointment

Anointing of the Sick

Please come to the front of the church after Mass and Father will be happy to anoint you, or call for an appointment.