• Women's Group Executive Committee - Linda, Margie, DeeAnn, Terri, and Maria
  • St. Zita’s Helpers - Terri, Charlotte, Mary, and Jan
  • August 18, 2017 Outside painting completed
  • View of the altar
  • September 17 2017
  • New coat of paint on the rectory
  • September 1, 2017 - moon over St. Benedict's
  • August 25, 2017 - welcome bench installed
  • August 18, 2017
  • Outside stucco work has begun.
  • View toward the altar
  • Prepping for stucco
  • Prepping for stucco
  • Entryway and steeple - in progress
  • June 4, 2017 progress
  • View from the altar
  • Additional view of bathroom framing
  • Altar in Progress
  • Windows ready to install
  • Doorway from narthex into sanctuary
  • Prepping for parking lot
  • Prepping for concrete/parking lot
  • Prepping for concrete/parking lot
  • New trees on the east side of the parking lot
  • Exterior view - work in progress
  • View of altar - in progress
  • Church interior - in progress
  • Exterior view - before construction began
  • Exterior View - Before
  • Exterior View - Before
  • Parish Hall Interior - Before
  • Parish Hall Interior - Before
  • Parish Hall Interior - Before
  • Exterior View - Before
  • Exterior View - Before
  • Exterior View - Before
  • Exterior View Parish Pastoral Center- Before
  • Parish Hall Kitchen - Before
  • View From Parish House - Before
  • Exterior View - Before
  • Exterior View - Before
  • Bathroom framing
  • Altar framing
  • View toward the altar
  • Storage rooms and hospitality area
  • Five week progress update
  • Five week progress update
  • Five week progress update

Welcome to St. Benedict Catholic Church 

We are a growing Catholic community located in Falcon, Colorado, about 10 miles northeast of Colorado Springs in El Paso County.  Newcomers and visitors are always welcome.  We invite you to join us as we celebrate Mass each weekend, on Saturday evening or Sunday morning. Daily Mass is celebrated Mondays through Thursdays at 12:15pm 

If you are new to our area, please see our Church Building History page for a consolidated overview of our Parish. 

On October 8, 2017, Bishop Michael Sheridan dedicated our new church and consecrated the altar.  We look forward to celebrating Mass and sacraments in our new church as we continue to spread the faith. Here's a link to the Colorado Catholic Herald October 20, 2017, edition article St. Benedict Dedicates New Church After Long Labor of Love  See pages 10-11.

Please note the Traffic Flow for St. Benedict's property.

Mission Statement

To be a welcoming Catholic Community, teaching God’s word, helping those in need, and living a life in Christ.

 

 

Mass Times

 

Weekend and Weekday Masses

Saturday 5:00pm

Sunday 9:00am, 11:30am

Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday  12:15pm


Reconciliation

Saturday 4:00pm - 4:40pm


Holy Days of Obligation

7:00pm (Click here for a list of the Holy Days of Obligation)


Map to St. Benedict's

Office Hours

 

Ministry Center / Parish Office

12152 Falcon Highway
Falcon, CO 80831

(719) 495-1426


Office Hours

Monday, Wednesday, and Friday 9:30 am - 4:00pm

Closed Tuesdays and Thursdays


Fr. Ponce is available at any time by appointment.  You can either call the Ministry Center at (719) 495-1426 or email him at jponce@diocs.org to set up an appointment.

Rectory

 

St Benedict Catholic Church Rectory

Private Residence

 

12150 Falcon Hwy
Falcon, CO 80831

 


 

Some maps may list St. Benedict's church address as the address for the rectory. 

The church, rectory, and ministry center are located on the same property.

Online Giving

St. Benedict Catholic Church provides Online Giving for our weekly offerings, Capital Campaign contributions, Mass Intentions, Christmas offerings and other parish collections.

Donating is simple, safe, and secure and take less than five minutes.

New users: Click here to view instructions for creating your donations.

Returning users: Click here to view instructions for adding new donations and/or editing your donations.

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Bulletins


  • Sun, Feb 17th
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Faustina - Messenger of Divine Mercy

Join us for a powerful, live dramatic production directed by Leonardo Defilippis

Sunday, March 3, 2019, 7:00pm

St. Benedict's Sanctuary

Seating is limited and reservations are requested. Please contact the parish office, (719) 495-1426, to reserve your seat.  The presentation is suitable for children 10 years and older.

There is no charge to attendees. A free-will offering will be collected at the event.

To preview the production, view the live drama trailer

Hope, Hearts, and Home Luncheon

 

Hope, Hearts, and Home Benefit Luncheon & Auction

Sunday, February 24, 2019, 12:30 – 2:30 pm

Silent Auction & Cash Bar opens at Noon

The Antlers Hotel, 4 Cascade Avenue, Colorado Springs

In 2019, Family Promise/Interfaith Hospitality Network (IHN) celebrates our renewed vision to comprehensively empower families with children to overcome homelessness. Come and celebrate past accomplishments and learn of the newest service expansion made possible by our amazing volunteers, donors, and staff.

St. Benedict is proud to be a support congregation for families in the IHN program. For more information and reservations please call (719) 329-1244, go online to Family Promise of Colorado Springs, or speak to parishioner Margie Ruckstuhl (Board Trustee). Reservations received on or before Feb 1 will receive Early Bird pricing.

Parish Events / Updates

Baptism Seminar

Sunday,  February 17, 2019 

10am in the Ministry Center.

Altar Server Training

Altar Server TrainingSunday, February 17, 2019After the 9:00am MassPlease contact the office if you ... Read More »

Faustina - Messenger of Divine Mercy

Join us for a powerful, live dramatic production directed by Leonardo Defilippis

Sunday, March ... Read More »

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Diocese Events

World Day of the Sick Healing Mass

Monday, February 11, 12:10 pm

St. Mary’s Cathedral

The Order of Malta invites you ... Read More »

National Marriage Week

National Marriage week this year is celebrated from February 7 - 14. This is ... Read More »

Disciples on the Way

Disciples on the Way will be discussing a video lecture by Catholic Answers apologist ... Read More »

Returning God's Gifts 2019

St. Benedict parish is please to announce the 2019 Returning God’s Gifts Annual Appeal.

Once again our Bishop asks us to help support the work of our diocesan programs and ministries that provide services that no one parish could support on its own. As one family in faith, we are called to work together to care for the Church by sharing the gifts God has granted us.  

Our parish goal is $23,515.00  with 100% participation of our members. Every gift counts, no matter how small.  Please participate and continue God’s work of faith, hope and charity.

Parish Contacts