The Church's one foundation is Jesus Christ, her Lord
Established in 1825, St. Mary's Church also known as the Mother Church of Deccan is a tall landmark in the city of Pune. This is the oldest established Church in Poona or its neighbourhood. The church is located in the heart of Pune city, also know as Oxford of the East. We have various ministries to encourage fellowship and togetherness amongst fellow members of different age groups. The different wings of the church are; The Sunday School, The Youth Fellowship, The Women’s Fellowship, The Young Adults Fellowship (IMPACT Fellowship) and the Senior Citizens Fellowship. Do join us as we encourage each other in our walk with the Lord.
Meet the Reverend
Rev. Manoj Kate is Priest-in-charge of St. Mary's Church since June 2020'. His wife, Vandana is a teacher at a city school. They are blessed with a daughter and a son, both who are pursuing academics .
The Sunday School Meets every Sunday at 8:30 AM in the classrooms behind the church for a time for singing, Bible lessons and funtime. Classes are arranged as per the age groups to ensure a systematic upbringing in the Lord.
The Womens Fellowship meets every Saturday fo a time of Bible Study, discussions and fellowship. Various programmes and events are carried to assist the Church in it's ministry.
The vibrant youth fellowship meets every saturday at 5:30 PM in church for a time of Bible study and fellowship.
The Impact Fellowship
The IMPACT Fellowship is group of young adults from the church. The main purpose is to grow in the word and assist the Church in ways possible.
Church Address and Location
St. Mary’s Church Pune, Poolgate
General Bhagat Marg, Pune 411001
Sunday Worship Service:
8:00 am: Communion Service
10:30 am: Contemporary Service:
Communion Service on 1st Sunday of every month
Midweek Worship Service:
7:30 am: Every Tuesday & Saturday
Sunday School: 8:00 am, every Sunday
Youth Fellowship: 5:30 pm, every Saturday
Women’s Fellowship: 10:00 am, 1st& 3rdSaturday
Intercessory Prayer: 5:00 pm, Every 2nd Saturday