• The people at Mġarr had been for a long number of years requesting that their small village church should become their parish church as they were too far away from Mosta. Their wish was granted in 1898 and immediately the people started building their present church which was completed in 1946.

  • Parish Population: 3,900

    Families: 1,400

  • Parish Church of the Assumption

  • Parish Priest

    Rev. George J. Schembri

  • Parish Office

    47, Rev. Edgar Street,

    Mgarr MĠR 1340

  • Office Hours


    9.00 – 11.00 am

    Wednesdays and Fridays

    4.00 – 6.00 pm

  • Telephone

    21 57 25 78

  • Parish Clergy

    Rev. George J. Schembri Parish Priest

    Mgr Luigi Deguara

    Rev. Jimmy Bonnici

    Rev. Lawrence Gauci

  • Other priests residing in the parish

    Rev. Edgar Vella

    Mgr. Alfred Vella

    Rev. Mario Said

    Rev. Noel Vassallo

    Parish Pastoral Council

    President: Rev. George J. Schembri, Parish Priest

    Moderator: Mrs Mary Vella

    Secretary: Miss Agnes Camilleri

  • Holy Masses

    Sundays and Feast Days: 5.30; 7.00; (7.30 am S. Anne)  9.00; 10.30 am; 5.00 pm

    Saturday Evenings: 7.00 pm

    Weekdays: 7.30 am; 7.00 pm

  • Other Churches

  • Church of Our Lady of Hodegitria (Ta’ Binġemma)

    The Church situated on the top of the cliff at Binġemma, was built in the 17th century and is served by the community of Priests from St. Agatha, Rabat (M.S.S.P.)

  • Rector

    Fr Karm Borg MSSP

  • Telephone


  • Holy Masses

    Sundays and Feast Days: 11.30 am

  • St Anne’s Church at Żebbiegħ

    The need of a new church was felt when the area at “Żebbiegħ” began developing. Now there is a new church dedicated to St Anne. Marriages may be celebrated in this church.

  • Priest in charge

    Rev. Jimmy Bonnici

  • Holy Masses

    Ħdud u Festi: 7.30 am

  • Adoration Chapel

    Mġarr Parish


    Triq il-Kurat Chetcuti, Mġarr (underneath the Parish Church)

    Opening Hours

    Everyday: 6.30am – 8.30pm