332 South Main Street, P.O. Box 663, Amherst, VA 24521
Office: 434.946.2053

St. Francis of Assisi is a Roman Catholic church striving to be an instrument of peace and love through the sacramental life of Jesus Christ and service to others.

Through the grace of God, the Roman Catholic Parish of St. Francis of Assisi aspires to be a family-oriented and Christ-centered community.

Mass Times

St. Francis of Assisi Mass

Wednesday at 1 pm, Saturday at 5 pm and Sunday at 8 am (except for the 1st Sunday of the month).

Holy Week

Holy Thursday – 5 pm Mass

Good Friday – No Mass – Veneration of the Cross – 3 pm

Easter Vigil – 5:30 Mass

Easter Sunday – 8 am Mass

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Confessions

Saturday 4:30-4:50  and by appointment.

St. Mary’s Masses – Lovingston
To view St. Mary’s (Lovingston) livestream mass schedules, please visit StMaryLovingston.org. Masses are available in both English and Spanish.

Daily Reading

Daily Reading...

  • Monday of the Fourth Week of Easter

    Reading 1 Acts 11:1-18 The Apostles and the brothers who were in Judeaheard that the Gentiles too had accepted the word of God. So when Peter went up to Jerusalemthe circumcised believers confronted him, saying,‘You entered the house of uncircumcised people and ate with them.” Peter began and explained it to them step by step, saying,“I was at prayer in the city of Joppawhen in a trance I had a vision,  » Read more about: Monday of the Fourth Week of Easter  »Read More »

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Prayer Intentions

Prayer Intentions

WE PRAY TO THE LORD… Chris Bogdewic, Brandon Greaves, Vanessa Cooper, Carolyn Greaves, Gary Greaves,  Gary Greaves, Sr., Jordan Greaves, Christine Horwege, Alex Infante, Beverly Infante, Leonardo Infante, Sharon Musch,  Teri Prince, Vinney Spiaggi, Laurence Spiaggi, Jim Stella, Mary Summerlin, and Arlene Vaughn

We pray also for the return of those who have lost or abandoned their Catholic faith; also for the souls in purgatory who no longer have anyone left on earth to pray for them… LORD HEAR OUR PRAYERS.