Phone: 301-739-0390
Fax: 301-739-7082
224 W. Washington St. Hagerstown, MD 21740

Staff & Parish Council

St. Mary's Church Office

St. Mary's church office is located in the Cearfoss Parish Center (across the school parking lot), and is open Monday through Friday from 8:00 am to 4:00 pm. (June, July, August: closed on Fridays)

The office is closed on Good Friday, the day after Easter Sunday, Christmas Eve, Christmas Day, the day after Christmas Day, New Year's Day, on Memorial Day, Independence Day, Labor Day, Thanksgiving Day and the Friday after Thanksgiving.

Telephone: 301-739-0390
Fax: 301-739-7082
Life or death emergnecies requiring the assitance of a priest: ext. 125

Parish Staff

Reverend Father Ernest Cibelli, Pastor, joined St. Mary community in July of 2016. He grew up in Howard County, Maryland and attended Mount St. Mary’s. After finishing his time at Mt. St. Mary’s he was assigned to the North American College in Rome. Coming home from Rome, he served as associate pastor of St. Joseph, Cockeysville. He was also priest - secretary to Cardinal O’Brien while in Rome. That is when he started his doctoral studies. or call extension 110 and speak with Paula to leave a voicemail or set an appointment.

Reverend Father Lawrence Adamczyk, Ph.D., Associate Pastor,
 has been serving St. Mary Catholic Church since July of 2014. Fr. Larry celebrates the Extra-Ordinary Form Mass on Sundays and teaches Monthly Bible Study and weekly Catholic Book Club and coordinates the teaching of the RCIA. Email Fr. Larry or call extension 116.

Michael McCoy, Business Manager
 Email Mike or call extension 114

Paula Bowers, Parish Secretary,
 has been working at St. Mary since 1976.  Email Paula or call extension 110.

Deborah Carbaugh, Bookkeeper,
 is a lifelong member of St. Mary Catholic Church. Email Deb or call extension 126.

Jan McCarter, C.C.D. Coordinator and STAND Coordinator, 
has been a long-standing member at St. Mary.  Email Jan McCarter or call ext. 129.

Trevor Rowland, Liturgical Director,
 Trevor Rowland has served as the principal organist at St. Mary since 2011 and in 2014 became the Liturgical Director, overseeing liturgical music and liturgical minsiters. Email Trevor or call extension 119.

Director of Youth Formation, for inquiries, please contact Bébhinn Rowland, below.

Bébhinn Rowland, Adinistrative Assitant for Youth Ministry, Bébhinn recently came on board to help keep us organized and in contact with our youth and their parents. She is happy to help! Email Bébhinn or call ext. 128.

Patricia McDermott, St. Mary School Principal,
 She began her journey at St. Mary as a teacher and has slowly moved toward administration. Tricia is passionate about continuously improving the school and providing our children with the best possible environment to learn. Email Mrs. McDermott or call the school (301-733-1184) extension 101.

Facilities Manager: Tom Haney Call 301-739-0390 ext. 118
Email: :

Maintenance Department: Josh Bowers 301-739-0390 ext. 110 

Parish Council

Parish council meetings are held on the third Monday of August, September, November, January, March, May and June at 7:00 pm in Fatima Hall of the Parish Center. All parishioners are welcome to attend. Parish Council Members 2015-2017:

  • Rev. Ernest Cibelli, Pastor
  • Rhonda O’Malley: Contact Infrmation: Rhonda O’Malley
  • Jeff Ortiz
  • Tammy Shultz
  • Mary McNeil: Contact information: Mary McNeil
  • Eric Shleigh
  • Dan Taylor
  • Emma Ortiz (teen representative)
  • John Chamber (St. Michaels Representative)
  • Anthony Wolters (Young Adult Representative)
  • Jeff Downin
  • Jacob Wysopal
  • Tom Donnelly
  • Mike Swarner
  • Steve Rohr