Who We Are

St. Gianna Catholic Church
450 E Highway N
Wentzville, MO 63385

Mission Statement

As Catholics of St. Gianna Parish, in communion with our Archbishop, and our Holy Father, the Bishop of Rome, we are called by Jesus Christ to be His body, the Church, in our local community and to fully live the Gospel.

With faith, hope and charity, we strive to live our discipleship by fervent prayer, inspired worship, sound teaching, and sharing our faith with those in physical and spiritual need.

Mass Times


Saturday Evening
(except Holy Saturday) -
5:00 p.m.
(Confessions 4:30p.m. - 4:55p.m.)

Sunday Morning -
8:00 a.m. & 11:00 a.m.
(Confessions 7:30a.m. - 7:55am)
(Confessions 10:30a.m.-10:55am)

Weekday (Monday-Saturday)
8:00 a.m. daily


7:00 p.m. Stations of the Cross
7:30 p.m. Holy Mass

Friday: 7:30 a.m. - 7:55 a.m.
Friday: After the 7:30 p.m. Mass

(Perpetual Help Devotions after Holy Mass on Tuesday Morning)
Adoration of the Blessed Sacrament,
beginning on Monday at 8:30am and ending with Benediction on Tuesday at 6:30pm

An hour spent with Jesus is NEVER wasted.

Please contact Lynette Mueller 636-639-9033 or lynettemariemueller@gmail.com to sign up for an hour of adoration.
The Rosary is prayed on: Wednesday and Friday at 7:40am (for Peace & Conversion of America)
Saturday at 7:30am
(for the end of abortion)

Chaplet of Divine Mercy is prayed on: Sunday at 10:40
(for the end of abortion)

Catholic Education for Youth

St. Gianna PSR
Grades 1 - 8
Mondays 6:00-7:15 pm
Mrs. Nancy Burian
Cell: 314-623-0176

Full time Catholic School--St. Joseph in Josephville
Father Samson invites St. Gianna parishioners to
attend St Joseph's School without paying out of boundary tuition.
Principal: Ms. Jill Nance

St. Gianna Homeschool Co-op
Grades 7 - 12
Mondays 9:00am-3:00pm
Mrs. Cheri Hoeber hoebercheryl@gmail.com

St. Gianna Classical Co-op
Kindergarten - grade 12
Fridays 8:45 am-12:30 pm
Mrs. Theresa Citrowske tcitrowske@gmail.com


Fr. Elliott's Latest Homily:

Click here for a 17 minute slide show.

Upcoming Events

Saturday, October 22, 2016
6:30 p.m.
St. Gianna Parish Hall

  • beef brisket/grilled chicken,
  • parsley potatoes,
  • green beans,
  • garden salad,
  • rolls,
  • tea and lemonade

$15.00 per person

Tickets must be purchased in advance.

Tickets will be sold after each Mass the weekends of Oct 1/2 and Oct 8/9.

Tickets can also be purchased in the Parish Office during normal office hours.

Last day to purchase tickets is Sunday, October 9th.


All proceeds go towards the Parish debt.

Thanks for your continued support,
The Facility Management Team
All Saints Trunk or Treat

Monday, October 31, 2016

6:00 p.m. All Saints Mass at St. Gianna

6:50 p.m. Change into costumes. Parade of Saints &
Litany of the Saints in the Parish Hall.

7:15 p.m. Trunk or Treating on Parish Lot
**please arrive no later than 7:14**
Hot dogs & Chips for dinner
Festivities and games for the whole family

Any saint/angel/holy woman/holy man from any century--
Be creative! Please no vulgar, violent, gory or really scary costumes!

Bring Treats/holy cards, etc. to hand out to all the trunk or treaters.

RSVP by October 25th
Please indicate the family name, the email address, and the number of children attending. We will contact you by October 28th with the total number of children attending. This will allow you to plan for the quantity to distribute.

contact Nancy Battis at nancy.battis07@gmail.com

The selection for December is the Peter Kreeft book, How to Be Holy: First Steps in Becoming a Saint.

The next meeting is Tuesday, December 6, 2016, at 7:00 P.M. in the parish office to discuss this book.

Note there is NO November meeting.

Anyone can join the book club.

If you have questions please contact
Jan Pfleger 636-625-4167
Dr. Gianna Emanuela Molla, the daughter of our patron saint, is working to raise funds to restore their family home, the church of Our Lady of Good Counsel, and build the St. Gianna Beretta Molla International Center.

Click here to view more information on the
St. Gianna Ponte Nuovo Project.

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Today's Liturgy

Blessed Prayer Shawls are now available at St. Gianna’s thanks to Immaculate Conception Dardenne. If you or someone you know is in need of consolation, healing, guidance, prayers and deliverance from afflictions, please call the parish office, 636-327-3639 to request a shawl. Please provide the name of the prayer shawl recipient so that it can be added to ICD’s book of recipients for continuous prayers. Donations are welcome for the shawls. A typical donation is between $15 - $20.