Saint Ignatius Parish
The Roman Catholic Community of the Cayman Islands

PO Box 2638, 597 Walkers Rd, Grand Cayman KY1-1101, Cayman Islands
Tel: +1.345.949.6797  -  Fax: +1.345.945.2594
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St. Ignatius Parish is a welcoming Roman Catholic Christian Communion.
We worship God the Father, Son and Holy Spirit, we celebrate Jesus Christ in the Word and in the Eucharist, we evangelise, we educate, and we serve as disciples of Jesus.

Christ the Redeemer
Grand Cayman


St Ignatius 
Grand Cayman

8am, 11:30am, 6pm
Friday: 7am, 6pm
8:30am, 6:00pm (Sun)
Public Holidays:

Stella Maris
Cayman Brac

Feb 26 Fr Naveen


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About St. Ignatius
About the Parish

Allen H. Vigneron
Aspicientes in Jesum
Let us fix our eyes on Jesus

Bishop Arturo Cepeda
Supervising Bishop

Father Suresh Rajaian

Father Naveen D'Souza
Associate Pastor

Joseph Biggs


Mon-Fri: 6am-Midnight
Sat 6am-Midnight
Sun 10am-Midnight




Mon 11pm-Midnight
Wed 9am-10am
Sat 11am-noon
Sun 9am-10am


Call Fay Anne de Freitas
or fill out one of the invitation forms in baskets at the back of the Church or outside the Chapel.

A library is available for the use of all Parishioners. It is situated to the left of the entrance to the Adoration Chapel, behind the Altar.


Kindly only take one book at a time. Books are categorised under red - Sacred Heart; blue - Our Blessed Mother; green - private revelations and silver - teachings. There is a check out and in register and we ask all who borrow books to enter the  books they borrow.


Should you have books which you would like to donate to the library kindly leave them in the box on the floor. We ask you to keep the library tidy and replace the book in the section where you first got it, if you are unsure please leave it in the box on the floor.



Practice on Sundays after the 8:00 am Mass and on Thursday evenings at 6:00pm. All singers welcome!

Wedding Banns

Please contact the Parish Office if you know of any reason why these marriages should not take place.


If anyone has any reason/s why this wedding should not take place, call the parish office at

+1 345-949-6797

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This page was last updated 02/16/17

19th  February 2017
7th Sunday In Ordinary Time


Comfort for the Afflicted: That all those who are afflicted, especially the poor, refugees, and marginalized, may find welcome and comfort in our communities.

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Sunday Gospel

Jesus said to his disciples:
"You have heard that it was said,
An eye for an eye and a tooth for a tooth.
But I say to you, offer no resistance to one who is evil.
When someone strikes you on your right cheek,
turn the other one as well.
If anyone wants to go to law with you over your tunic,
hand over your cloak as well.
Should anyone press you into service for one mile,
go for two miles.
Give to the one who asks of you,
and do not turn your back on one who wants to borrow.

"You have heard that it was said,
You shall love your neighbor and hate your enemy.
But I say to you, love your enemies
and pray for those who persecute you,
that you may be children of your heavenly Father,
for he makes his sun rise on the bad and the good,
and causes rain to fall on the just and the unjust.
For if you love those who love you, what recompense will you have?
Do not the tax collectors do the same?
And if you greet your brothers only,
what is unusual about that?
Do not the pagans do the same?

And if you greet your brothers only,
what is unusual about that?
Do not the pagans do the same?
So be perfect, just as your heavenly Father is perfect."



In the Spirit of the Extraordinary Jubilee Year of Mercy, the Christian Service Commission launched the St. Ignatius Food Pantry on Sunday, December 18th, 2016.

This service to the needy is an important part of being merciful like the Father,  and in fact, it is one of the corporal works of mercy.

We are encouraging everyone to be part of this great mercy initiative by donating food and other non-perishable items so that the Food Pantry can be fully stocked. In this regard, the following food items are required and can be dropped off at the Church after Mass or the Church Office at any time:

  • Personal items: Bath soap, toothpaste, toilet paper, deodorant, body lotion, other toiletries, etc.

  • Drinks: Tea, coffee, sugar, cocoa, condensed milk, coffee mate, canned or box juices Ė apple, pineapple, mixed, etc.

  • Carbohydrates: Rice, noodles, flour, cornmeal, oats, pasta, etc.

  • Protein: Sardines, canned - tuna, sausage, mackerel, pork & beans, assorted dried beans, peanut butter, etc.

  • Fruit: Canned fruits, dried fruits, etc.

  • Other Items: Cooking oil, salt, black pepper, assorted dried seasonings/spices, detergent, jams, biscuits, low sugar cereals, etc.

Please direct people who need our help  to avail this facility by contacting the Church Office or one of the Christian Service Commission Members.

The Food Pantry is located in the former Adoration Chapel. The area was recently renovated and blessed to accommo-date this new ministry to the needy.

Together, as a community, let us make a difference in the lives of others!

Mass and Prayer Schedule

St Ignatius
George Town

Christ The Redeemer
West Bay

Stella Maris
Cayman Brac

Monday 6:40 am Morning prayers
7.00 am Mass
7.30 am Rosary (Chapel)

Tuesday 6:40 am Morning prayers
7.00 am Mass
7.30 am Rosary (Chapel)
8:05 am Secondary School Mass in term
6:00 pm to 7:30 pm RCIA 6th Form Room.
7.30 pm Rosary  

Wednesday 6:40 am Morning prayers
7.00 am Mass
7.30 am Rosary (Chapel)
6.00 pm Prayer meeting
7:30 pm Spanish Prayer meeting - Cry Room
6.30 pm Prayer meeting 6.30 pm Rosary

Thursday 6:40 am Morning prayers
7.00 am Mass
7.30 am Rosary (Chapel)
6.00 pm Choir Practice

Friday 6:40 am Morning prayers
7.00 am Mass
7.30 am Rosary (Chapel)
8:05 am Primary School Mass in term
6:00 pm Mass
7:30 pm Living Hope Prayer Group  6th Form  Room
First Fridays 6:30 pm Exposition and Benediction    

Saturday 8:10 am Morning prayers
8:30 am Saturday Mass
9.00 am Rosary (Chapel)
5.00-5:45pm Reconciliation (Confession)
6.00 pm Sunday Mass
7:00 pm Grotto Gift Shop

Third Saturdays 7:30am Prayer for World Peace 8.30am Rosary/Chaplet  

Sunday 8.00 am Mass
9.00 am Grotto Gift Shop
9.30 am Rosary (Chapel)
9.30 am Choir practice
10:15-11.15 am Sunday School
11.30 am Mass
12.30 pm Grotto Gift Shop
6.00 pm Mass
7.00 pm Grotto Gift Shop
9.45 am Mass
11:00 am Choir practice
Stella Maris celebrates their Sunday Services at 11:00am with Scripture reading, choir, and Communion service unless otherwise stated.


Second Sundays 1.00 pm Baptism    
Fourth Sundays 9:45 am Catholic Women's League    
Last Sundays 7:30 pm Spanish Mass    

Public holidays 8:30 am Mass    
Date Special Upcoming Events Time, Location or Notes
Sat Feb 18
Sun Feb 19
World Marriage Encounter Saint Ignatius

Wed Mar 1 Ash Wednesday
(Note: Ashes will NOT be available for self-imposition. Please make the time to attend a service)
8:00am  Saint Ignatius
10:00am  Christ The Redeemer
12 noon  Saint Ignatius
6:00pm  Saint Ignatius

Fri Mar 3 Fish-Fry Friday 5:30pm Saint Ignatius School Canteen

Fri Mar 10 Fish-Fry Friday 5:30pm Saint Ignatius School Canteen

Fri Mar 17 Fish-Fry Friday 5:30pm Saint Ignatius School Canteen

March 23-26 Mission trip to Jamaica - contact Parish office if interested  

Fri Mar 24 Golf Scramble 1:00pm

Fri Mar 24 Fish-Fry Friday 5:30pm Saint Ignatius School Canteen

Fri Mar 31 Fish-Fry Friday 5:30pm Saint Ignatius School Canteen

Fri Apr 7 Fish-Fry Friday 5:30pm Saint Ignatius School Canteen

Fri Apr 14 Good Friday  

Sun Apr 16 Easter Sunday  

Sun Apr 23 Divine Mercy Sunday - Baptism after 8:00am Mass Saint Ignatius

Sat May 13 Spring Tea Party  

Sun Jun 18 First Communion Saint Ignatius
Regular group activities you can join
Mondays 6:40am Morning prayers Saint Ignatius Church

Mondays 5:45 pm Bible Study St Ignatius High (one of rooms A1 through D1)

Mondays 7:00 pm Men's Fellowship - second Monday of each month . All men in the parish are welcome to come along as we have social events, fellowship, prayer, and contribute our time and talent in support of the parish. One example is the popular parish picnic that the Menís Fellowship puts on each year. Saint Ignatius School - Sixth Form Common Room (above the school office)

6:00 pm to 7:30 pm
RCIA: Rite of Christian Initiation of Adults - the process by which people who are interested in learning about the Catholic Faith can attend classes and have the opportunity to become members of the Catholic Church. Saint Ignatius School - Sixth Form Common Room (upstairs)

Wednesdays 6:00 pm Fount of Life Prayer Group meetings at St. Ignatius Church, Wednesdays at 6:00 pm. We praise, worship, give thanks, petition, intercede, share, witness and fellowship at our prayer meetings. We look forward to seeing you! Saint Ignatius Church

  Rosary Stella Maris Church

7:00 pm to 9:00 pm
Youth events (CI$3.00) All youth in Years 7-11 (or ages 11-16) who attend St. Ignatius School or St. Ignatius or Christ the Redeemer Churches are welcome to attend! For more information on youth events, please contact OíNeil Miller or Jeremy Rice in the church office via phone or e-mail. Saint Ignatius Loyola Hall

Fridays 7:30pm The Living Hope Community invites all interested persons
to attend our prayer meetings each Friday. For further information, please contact Julius Aurelio on
Saint Ignatius School - Sixth Form Room of St. Ignatius School (located directly above the school office)

Saturdays 7:30 am All are invited to join us as we pray for peace every Third Saturday of each month
St Ignatius Church - Adoration Chapel!

Every other Sunday - 4pm Young Adult Ministry Saint Ignatius School - classroom A1
Last Sunday of Month - 1pm to 5pm Live Christ Share Christ Prayer Assembly Saint Ignatius School - 6th Form Room
Baptism schedule
Classes / Baptism

Parents must contact the office to register before attending classes. All classes are held in the Cry Room at St Ignatius Church and begin at 5:30pm. Parents and Godparents MUST attend both classes. Baptisms are normally held at a special 1:00pm mass on the dates indicated in the calendar above but this is subject to change.


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