ASCENSION UPDATES (as of September 15th)

We are so grateful to be able to say that we are returning to our normal schedules after Hurricane Irma.

- We will have our normal weekend Mass schedule.
- The Parish Office now has phone service restored.
- Eagle Pride Race is still going on. See for more information.
- Special Collection for victims of Hurricanes Harvey and Irma will be this weekend

Check for information regarding Ascension Catholic School. Classes resumed Friday, September 15th.


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Mass Times

Saturday Vigil Mass- 4:30 PM
Sunday Masses- 7:30 AM,
9:30 AM (Choir) (Nursery Available),
11:30 AM (Nursery Available)
5:30 PM (Contemporary Music)
Weekday Masses Monday- Friday: 7:25 AM
Saturday: 9:00 AM

Sacrament of Reconciliation:
Saturday 3:15-4:30 PM,
Wednesday 6:00 PM
or by appointment.


2950 N. Harbor City Blvd.
Melbourne, FL 32935

Phone: 321-254-1595

Current Events

Wednesday Updates

Women’s CRHP Retreat Due to Irma, we cancelled the Women’s CRHP retreat scheduled for last weekend, ... Read More »

Parish Updates

As we prepare to meet and deal with Hurricane Irma, we wish that you ... Read More »

Hurricane Irma

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Daily Readings

Tuesday of the Twenty-fourth Week in Ordinary Time

Reading 1 1 Tm 3:1-13Beloved, this saying is trustworthy:

whoever aspires to the office of bishop desires a noble task.

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Monday of the Twenty-fourth Week in Ordinary Time

Reading 1 1 Tm 2:1-8Beloved:

First of all, I ask that supplications, prayers,

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Twenty-fourth Sunday in Ordinary Time

Reading 1 Sir 27:30—28:7Wrath and anger are hateful things,

yet the sinner hugs them tight.

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From the Vatican

Pope sets up new Institute for Marriage and Family Sciences

(Vatican Radio) Pope Francis has set up a new Pontifical institute for the study of marriage and the family, replacing the organisation set up by his predecessor in 1981.

In a Motu Proprio, published on Tuesday, the Vatican announced that the John Paul II Pontifical Theological Institute for Marriage and Family Sciences is being established to carry forward the work of the two recent Synods of Bishops and the Apostolic Exhortation Amoris Laetitia.

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Pope at Mass: ‘Pray for leaders despite their mistakes’

(Vatican Radio) As Christians we must pray for our elected leaders, even if we don’t agree with their politics. That was Pope Francis’ message during Mass in the Casa Santa Marta on Monday, as he reflected on the readings for the day.

Listen to Devin Watkins' report:

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Pope urges Japanese Bishops to build on the memory of their martyrs

(Vatican Radio) Pope Francis has urged Christians in Japan to face current challenges bearing in mind the witness of their many martyrs.

In a letter addressed to the Bishops of Japan, on the occasion of Cardinal Fernando Filoni’s pastoral journey to the Land of the Rising Sun, the Pope held up the memory of Japan’s many martyrs and ‘hidden Christians’ whom, he said, from the 17th to the mid-19th centuries lived clandestinely so as not to have to repudiate their faith.

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