Parish Mission Statement

We, the parish community of The Annunciation of the Blessed Virgin Mary Parish, McSherrystown, PA., under guidance of the Holy Trinity, in union with our Holy Father, the Bishop of the Diocese of Harrisburg,and our Pastor, dedicate ourselves to the service of God in forming and expressing our Catholic Christian identity. Our calling is to proclaim the Word of God through worship, evangelization, education and service.

Congratulations to Eagle Scouts Kurt W. and Wesley D.





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Summer Hours
From Monday, June 2nd until Tuesday, September 2nd the Parish Office will be open from 8:00 a.m. until 2:00 p.m., Monday through Friday.

Sunday School Open House
Registration and Open House will be held on Sunday, August 24th at 11:00 a.m. in the school for 3 and 4 year old children interested in our Sunday School program. Instructor Jodi McKennie will be there to answer questions and meet your child. The program runs from September to May. For a copy of the registration form, click here.

Parish Council Steering Committee
The Steering Committee will meet on Monday, August 25th at 6:30 p.m. in the school conference room.

Chicken BBQ
Boy Scout Troop #107 will host a Chicken BBQ on Saturday, September 6th from 10:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. Cost is $8.00 per ticket which includes 1/2 chicken, baked potato, roll and applesauce. For tickets, see a Boy Scout or contact Dave DePorter at 717-633-9641.

Weekend Flower Chart
The Weekend Flower chart for July to December is available at the back of the Church. The cost is $30.00 

Sanctuary Lamp Schedule
On the shelf behind the last pew are envelopes for use with the Sanctuary Lamp. Please place the name of your loved one, your phone number, the words "in honor of" or "in memory of" and the $10 stipend in this envelope and place in the collection basket or drop off in the parish office.

The Parish Council of Catholic Women will meet August 19th in the school conference room. Save the date for the Annunciation B.V.M. Church picnic on Sunday, September 21st.

Adoration Chapel
The following hours are available for adoration: Wednesday at 1:00 & 7:00 p.m Questions can be directed to Gloria Murren at 717-637-8635. Thank you to our dedicated volunteers.

For more parish/deanery activities and upcoming events, click here.