Those Catholics regularly attending Mass are asked to register as members of the parish.
Religious Education and Formation is an important part of any Catholic parish community. St. Maria Goretti strives to provide exceptional faith formation at any age. We are all called to participate in on-going faith formation!
Liturgical ministry is an excellent opportunity to fulfill your baptismal call of service to one another. Our liturgies utilize the talents and gifts that God has given this community to the fullest extent. These ministries are necessary to insure our Masses at St. Maria Goretti are celebrated with full, active, and conscious participation.
Our shared life as a parish family goes beyond our normal worship and includes times of fellowship and celebration. Our parish life groups are ministries of service and hospitality.
St. Maria Goretti Outreach ministries are committed to serve those less fortunate. These ministries are necessary to insure those in need are served with dignity and compassion.
Welcome to St. Maria Goretti parish! We are delighted to have you visit our website and learn more about our SMG family. We are a Christ-centered community who Learn the faith to pray better, Love the faith to serve better and Live the faith to give better.
Within these pages, you will find information about our celebration of the Mass, parish ministries, parish registration, sacraments & spiritual growth, and social activities. Working together, we strive to build a strong faith community filled with love and gratitude. As a Catholic community, the Eucharist is central to our lives and so I invite you to visit and worship with us, for as Jesus told us Himself, “Where two or three are gathered in my name, I am in their midst.”
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Saint Maria Goretti is a Roman Catholic Church in Scottsdale Arizona. Our mission is to learn the faith to pray better, love the faith to serve better, live the faith to give better. We invite you to visit us and experience our welcoming community.