National Eucharistic Pilgrimage

June 26-27, 2024

Most Pure Heart of Mary is the host parish for Topeka, and Mater Dei is on the route! Click on the flyer for more details on how to participate.

Mass Times

Regular Weekday & Weekend Mass Schedule


Holy Name Church: 5:00 PM


Holy Name Church: 10:30AM

Assumption: 8:00 AM, 5:00 PM


Monday-Friday 12:00 PM Mass at Assumption

Wednesday and Friday 8:00 AM Mass at Holy Name Chapel


Saturday 3:00 PM at Holy Name

Sunday 4:00 PM at Assumption

Tuesdays 11:00 -11:50 AM at Assumption

Office Hours

Monday – Friday
9:00 AM – 1:00 PM


Fr. Matt Nagle, Pastor

Deacon Bob Ortiz

Gail Munoz, Administrative Assistant

Amanda Kincaid, Accountant


Mater Dei Catholic Parish (Latin for Mother of God) was established on July 14, 2006 by the merging of Assumption and Holy Name Parishes in downtown Topeka. Masses continue to be celebrated at both churches.

Listen to Fr. Matt’s Sunday homilies here

Mater Dei Weekly Bulletins

If you would like to register to become a Mater Dei Parish parishioner or to update your information, please use this link.

Parish Registration Form

If you have any questions, please contact the Parish office Monday – Friday from 9am – 1pm at 785-232-7744.

If you are interested in reserving or renting one of Mater Dei Parish’s facilities, please fill out our facility request form below.

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Facility Request Form