All of our Masses are at St. Patrick's Church, via Boncompagni, 31

(corner of Via Boncompagni and Via Piemonte) near the US Embassy and the Via Veneto.


Our schedule is Monday through Friday at 6:00 PM,

our Saturday Vigil Mass also at 6:00 PM

and our Sunday morning Masses at 9:00 AM and 10:30 AM.  

All of our Masses are in English. St. Patrick's Church (Chiesa di San Patrizio a Villa Ludovisi) became the new Catholic American Parish in Rome on August 1, 2017. 

We will continue to have our our 11 AM Community Mass at Marymount International School (except during the summer and school holidays).  It begins again on September 8, 2019.

The Sacrament of Reconciliation is celebrated 15 minutes before our 6 PM Daily Mass Monday through Friday and at 5:30 PM on Saturday (before the 6 PM Vigil Mass) OR by appointment. 

The Church is open Monday through Saturday:  9:00 AM to 12:30 PM and 4:00 PM to 6:45 PM.  On Sunday (and Holy Days) the Church is open from 8:15 AM until 12:30 PM.


Click here for Map and Directions to St. Patrick's Church in Rome

   Public transportation to St. Patrick's Church:  Please note that Metro stop BARBERINI is still closed, and that Metro A system will be completely closed August 4-25.   We do not know when Barberini will reopen however.  So either come to St. Patrick's by bus, by taxi (tell them Via Boncompagni at Via Piemonte) or by walking.Do not say "the American Church" or they will take you to Santa Susanna which is closed).


The Chapel at Marymount International School:
Family Mass, Sunday at 11:00 AM  (beginning again on September 8 through the school year
(click here for info and directions)

 As Romans Do:  2020-2021 Edition

 Unfortunately we have no more copies of our Jubilee edition (2017/2018) of As Romans Do, our periodic guide for pilgrims to Rome. Much of the information in this Guide Book is on our website. The 2020-2021 edition of As Romans Do will be published on November 1, 2019.  Please do not request the new edition until then!


Mass Times and Directions

Masses in English with the American Community are now permanently at the Church of St. Patrick (Chiesa di S. Patrizio a Villa Ludovisi), Via Boncompagni 31. Click here for our New Mass schedule at St.Patrick's. For Holy Days and special Liturgies (including our Christmas/New Year's Schedule), see also special Mass times.

Papal Audiences

On most Wednesdays throughout the year, Pope Francis holds a public audience in St. Peter's Square in front of St. Peter's Basilica. To request tickets to the Wednesday Papal Audience, please click here .


To make donations to St. Patrick's American Community in Rome, you can click on the secure PayPal/Credit card "DONATE" link below. If you need a tax credit letter, it is best not to use PayPal "DONATE", but make your donations by checks made out to “Paulist Fathers”, a US entity, and Fr. Greg can issue a letter for your taxes. You can mail this check or you can give US dollars in person. We hope this inconvenience won't discourage you from donating to the St. Patrick's American Community as we are much in need of your support.

As Romans Do


Our newest edition of As Romans Do, 2019-2020, our periodic guide for pilgrims to Rome, is now available. This 100-page guide to Rome and the Catholic American Community of St. Patrick’s Church is a real treasure. Click for more info!

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