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Catechesis Calendar 2019-2020

Posted by Peggy Ries

Plan now for 2019-2020 Catechesis

Registration begins Saturday and Sunday, August 3 & 4, 2019, and runs through Sunday, September 1, 2019

September 8, 2019  - Classes Begin

October 19-20, 2019 - Fall break weekend (No classes) 

December 22, 2019 to January 5 2020 - Christmas Break

January 12, ... Read More »

Altar Server Training - August 17, 2019

Posted by Peggy Ries

Altar Server training will be held on August 17, 2019, from 9:00am - 10:00am in the church.

All current Altar Servers should attend as well as anyone who would like to join as a new Altar Server.

Please contact David Dalton at with any questions.

Family Promise Hosting Week at St. Mary’s

Posted by Peggy Ries

Family Promise provides hospitality to families with children in homeless situations. Families are housed in congregations week to week all across El Paso County. St. Benedict is a proud supporter of St. Mary’s Cathedral during their May 26 – June 2, 2019 hosting week. If you are able to ... Read More »

2nd Anniversary Celebration Committee Meeting - June 1, 6:30pm

Posted by Peggy Ries

We are planning for our 2nd Anniversary Celebration during October 2019.

A Planning Committee is being formed to celebrate this important commemoration of our church.

Our next meeting will be Saturday June 1 at 6:30pm in the Ministry Center (to include a potluck during the meeting!).

If you would ... Read More »

Spring Bake Sale May 18 - 19, 2019

Posted by Peggy Ries

The St. Benedict Women's Group will be hosting a bake sale after Mass on Saturday May 18 and Sunday May 19. 

Please plan to come with hearty appetites for delectable baked goods made with love and prayer!

Catholic Home Missions Collection - April 27/28, 2019

Posted by Peggy Ries

Dear Friends in Christ,On April 27/28, 2019 our diocese will take up a collection for the Catholic Home Missions Appeal. This appeal supports the neediest dioceses in the United States. This appeal makes the most basic faith programs possible and shares the gospel message with our brothers and sisters ... Read More »

Mass of the Divine Mercy - April 28, 2019

Posted by Peggy Ries

We will celebrate a Mass of the Divine Mercy on Sunday, April 28, 2019, at 3:00 pm.


Posted by Peggy Ries

Bishop Sheridan will celebrate Mass and Confirmation on Sunday, May 5, 2019, at the 11:30am Mass.

First Communion

Posted by Peggy Ries

First Communion will be celebrated at the 9:00am Mass on Sunday, April 29, 2019.

Good Friday Special Collection - Holy Land

Posted by Peggy Ries

Dear Friends in Christ,Our diocese is called on to support Christians in the Holy Land on Good Friday, April 19, 2019. Through the Good Friday Collection, you join with Catholics from around the world to stand in solidarity with the Church in the Holy Land. When you contribute to ... Read More »