St Richard Church - Barnesville, PA

Upcoming Events

Pork Dinner: Mailing is in vestibule and ready to be picked up.  Dinner is Sunday, October 21 from noon to 3:00 p.m.  Closer to the event, we will be looking for donations of baked goods.

Blessing of the Animals: Plan on bringing your pets on Sunday, September 30th at noon to the church parking lot to be blessed.  In the event of rain, the blessing will occur in the church hall.

Mass Schedule


There will no longer be Monday morning Mass or Saturday morning Mass.  An additional Mass as been added to Saturday evening.


Saturday 4:00 p.m.  & 6:00 p.m.

Sunday 8:30 a.m.  & 10:30 a.m.  



Tuesday 6:00 p.m.  (Note time difference)

Wednesday 8:00 a.m. 

Thursday  8:00 a.m. 

Friday  8:00 a.m. 



Saturday 5:30 p.m. – 6:00 p.m.  

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About Saint Richard

 Saint Richard of Chichester was born in 1197 in a little town a few miles from Worcester, England. He and his elder brother were left orphans while still young and his brother was imprisoned as a result of their property’s unpaid debts. Richard gave up the studies which more 

Parish History

 St. Richard's Parish was established in 1946 as the Mission Church by Father Joseph McCaffrey of St. Canicus, Mahanoy City, PA.  Services were held in Ryan Twp Fire Company, Lakewood ballroom and the Lakewood Tennis club building.  In October 1950 Cardinal Dougherty established the Mission as a full-fledged parish under the direction of Fr. Edwin more.