Welcome to Our Catholic Parish in Bel Air, Maryland - One Parish in Two Locations
St. Margaret and the Mission of St. Mary Magdalen


Are you interested in learning more about the Catholic faith and the process of becoming a Catholic? We welcome you to attend our RCIA Monday evening meetings. RCIA meets most Mondays from 7:00 pm – 8:30 p.m.  in the Adult Education Center beginning, Monday, September 16th 2019.  For more information about the Rite of Christian Initiation of Adults click here. To get an idea of the schedule and topics discussed at our RCIA meetings check out the RCIA Meeting ScheduleTo formally join the RCIA complete the application and email Michelle Sullivan or call the parish office at 410.638.2990



Are you 18 years of age or older and looking to be confirmed? Archbishop Lori will celebrate the Sacrament of Confirmation for adults in the Archdiocese of Baltimore on October 20th 2019.  Contact Michelle Sullivan in the parish office to learn about how you can prepare for and receive the Sacrament of Confirmation.

Confirmation Mass:

When: Sunday, October 20, 2019 at 2 pm

Where: Basilica of the National Shrine of the Assumption of the Blessed Virgin Mary, 409 Cathedral Street, Baltimore, MD 21201

Adult Confirmation Application (please complete and submit to Michelle Sullivan)

Preparation Classes held at Cathedral of Mary Our Queen in Baltimore: click for Confirmation Preparation Flyer

Faith Formation Registration for 2019/2020 is now available.

Final registration deadline is September 4, 2019.

Click Here to register.

Faith Formation 2019/2020 Calendar


First Reconciliation and First Eucharist

Parents of 2nd grade or older children who are ready to receive their Sacraments, please be sure to register them for either faith formation, using the link below, or Catholic school.  There are also required Orientation Meetings happening on September 9th, 11th, and 15th.  Please see the Faith Formation Calendar below for more details.  Preparation for the Sacraments is a two-year program, so parents of 1st grade children should also be registering to begin preparation.
Please contact Joan Brown in the parish office or at jmbrown@stmargaret.org with any questions you may have.

Youth Ministry's Annual

Vera Bradley Bingo

Saturday, September 7, 2019 - Parish Hall

6:00 pm (doors open at 5:00 pm)