Serving all of Jackson County, West Virginia


400 Kaiser Ave.
Ravenswood, WV 26164

Mass schedule


Saturday: 5:30 p.m. 

(confessions heard from 4:15-5:15 p.m.)

Sunday: 9:00 a.m.

 followed by CCD and Adult Bible Study

from the last Sunday (catechetical)  in September 

until the Sunday before Memorial Day Weekend.

On the First Sunday each month

Eucharistic Adoration will precede Mass

from 8:30 a.m. to 8:55 a.m.

Mass will begin promptly at 9:00 a.m. 

If you arrive after the Blessed Sacrament is exposed, 

Please come into the church quietly and 

do not remain in the vestibule talking.

8:15 a.m.  Mass - Monday through Friday

preceded by the Recitation of the Rosary @ 8:00 a.m.


      8:00 a.m. Thursday - Eucharistic Adoration

   9:00 a.m. Mass   


Please consult the bulletin for

Holy Days of Obligation 

or you may phone the rectory

Phone: (304) 273-2175


Saturdays and all days:  15 min. prior to Mass 

or by appointment      

Rectory & Office:

Fr. Penumaka, H.G.N.

600 Crooks Avenue, 

Ravenswood, WV  26164

Email office:

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On April 29 at the 9:00 AM Mass 
we will be celebrating Confirmation. 
Msgr. Annie will be celebrating the Mass and 
the Sacrament of Confirmation will be received by 
Annie Hunt, 
Drew Hunt, 
Carlee Hupp, 
Caleb Lane, 
Mattie Rose Manry, 
Ethan Lane, 
Annie Pierson, and 
Abigail Roberts. 
Please keep these young people in your prayers.

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Mass Intentions This Week 

Saturday, April 21st : Confessions 4:30 PM; 

                                  Vigil Mass 5:30 PM; + Larry Kidder, Req. By Cathy Engle. 

Sunday, April 22nd : Mass 9:00 AM; Fourth Sunday of Easter; Int. For all our Parishioners.

Monday, April 23rd : Mass 6:00 PM; St. George, Martyr; St. Adalbert, Bishop, Martyr; + Mike Johnson by Jim & Pat Lydon . 

Tuesday, April 24th : Mass 8:15 AM; St. Fidelis of Sigmaringen, Priest,Martyr; Int. For priests who are serving in the Diocese . 

Wednesday, April 25th : Mass 8:15 AM;St. Mark, Evangelist; Int. for Vocations in the church. 

Thursday, April 26th :     Eucharistic Adoration 8:00 AM; 

                                       Mass 9:00 AM; Int. For all the families longing for children. 

Friday, April 27th : Mass 8:15 AM; Int. For the sick and suffering of Sacred Heart Parish in Point Pleasant. 

Saturday, April 28th : Confessions 4:30 PM; 

                                   Vigil Mass 5:30 PM; Int. For all the Parishioners 

Sunday, April 29th : Mass 9:00 AM; Fifth Sunday of Easter; Celebration of Confirmation; 

Int. For the Confirmandi and their families. 

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Parish Goals

For the next five years, Saint Matthew Church is committed to pursue these goals as the top priorities for our parish mission:

1. To be visible in the community,
2. To set up text based communication
(website and email),
3. To involve more people in Youth Masses,
4. To continue efforts toward the parish hall, and 
5.  to reach out to fallen away Catholics in the county.


Our Mission Statement

We, the Christian Community of St. Matthew Roman Catholic Church, 

commit ourselves to actively embrace 

the Gospel values of faith, hope, and love,

expressing ourselves in a spirit of stewardship,

responding openly and prayerfully in service,

and reaching out to all through a 

welcoming, listening, and respectful attitude.


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Be sure to check the bulletin for Upcoming Events 

and News