Welcome To St. Stephen, Martyr

Merrillville Catholic Church

Merrillville Catholic Church

Mission Statement

The family of St. Stephen, Martyr, within the Body of Christ, with shared hopes and dreams takes the Gospel to heart. We proclaim it with our lives. We are committed through a spirit of love to build a community where all are welcomed, needed and appreciated. We will joyfully minister to each other and to all in need by sharing our faith, gifts and talents.

Merrillville Catholic Church Mass Schedule

Daily Liturgy:

Monday-Friday 8:30 AM Mass

Saturday 9:00 AM Mass only on First Saturday of the Month

Open Adoration Tuesdays 6:00pm – 8:00pm 

Stations of The Cross, Fridays in Lent at 7:00 P.M.

Saturday Liturgy:

4:00 PM Vigil Mass (Fulfills Sunday Obligation)

Sunday Liturgy:

9:00 AM Mass, 5:00 PM Mass

Holy Day of Obligation:

See Bulletin for Mass Times

Special Events

May Crowning is on Sunday May 1 after the 9am Mass with a complimentary brunch afterwards in Jacob Hall.


Confession available Saturday 3:30 PM-4:00 PM (Before Mass)

First Saturday of the Month 8:30 AM-9:00 AM (Before Mass)


Rosary is prayed before weekday Masses at 8:00 AM

The Rosary is prayed after the Mass on the First Saturday of each month.  

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