Serving all of Jackson County, West Virginia


400 Kaiser Ave.
Ravenswood, WV 26164

Mass schedule

Saturday: 7:00 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 Saturday 

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


      8:00 a.m. Thursday - Eucharistic Adoration

   9:00 a.m. Mass   

Holy Days of Obligation as announced in the bulletin

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:

You can friend St. Matthew Catholic Church at


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.

Bible Study and the Virgin Mary
A bible study from Dr. Scott Hahn & 
the St. Paul Center for Biblical Theology

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Begun June 21st,
12 Sessions 6:30 - 8:00 p.m.
It's not to late to join in!
Contact Jenny Butler

The 100th Anniversary of 
Our Lady of Fatima

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June 13, 2017

Please read more about Our Lady of Fatima
and join in saying the rosary daily.

Please remember Our Lady's request
on the 13th of each month
through October!

A group of parishioners will meet on the 13th of
 July through October to say a litany, a rosary, 
and begin a novena each of those months.


September 4, 2016

The Canonization of St. Theresa


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.