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Purchase Gift Cards/Scrip Online

Posted by Peggy Ries

Are you interested in purchasing gift cards/scrip online?  Contact Dee Klein for the enrollment code and information.

For more information see our Scrip page

Thank You Knights of Columbus - Capital Campaign Contributions

Posted by Peggy Ries

The Knights of Columbus recently made two generous donations to St. Benedict’s Capital Campaign, Together We Build Our Future. 

St. Benedict's Knights of Columbus Council #14785 which has brother knights (1st through 3rd Degree) from both the St. Benedict's and St. Michael's parishes donated $1,000.  This donation came from ... Read More »

Outreach Program - Haircuts for Homeless

Posted by Peggy Ries

St. Benedict's Parishioner Pam Murr, is a local freelance cosmetologist.  She’s starting an outreach program and offering free haircuts for the homeless once a month.

Check out the news story Local stylist gives free haircuts to the homeless

Haircuts for Homeless will be held on the first Wednesday of ... Read More »

Welcome Pam Murr - Our Newest Bulletin Advertiser

Posted by Peggy Ries

Welcome     Pam     Murr,     our    newest bulletin advertiser. Pam is a freelance cosmetologist. View her beautiful ad and contact information on the back cover of our bulletin. Or, contact Pam at (719) 648-4559.


Thank you Pam for your generous support of St. Benedict's.



St. Mary's Gala Raffle Tickets On Sale April 10, 2016

Posted by Peggy Ries

Kyler  Klein,  a  senior  at  St.  Mary's  High School  and  St.  Ben’s  parishioner,  is  selling raffle tickets for St. Mary’s annual gala after Mass  next  Sunday,    April  10th.  Tickets  are $10  each.    First  prize  is  $10,000.  Second prize is $4,000. Third prize is $1,000.  The gala  will  be  held  ... Read More »

Parish Family Cookbook - Share Your Favorite Recipes

Posted by Peggy Ries

The St Benedict's Women's Group is putting together a parish family cookbook fundraiser. We want to make it really special, so we will be compiling pictures and stories, and we would love to have your recipes included! Just send them to Tiffany Klein  and we will do the rest. ... Read More »

Pastoral Council Openings - Applications Accepted

Posted by Peggy Ries

Are you interested in serving on the Pastoral Council?  Pastoral Council Applications are currently being accepted through May 29, 2016. New  members are selected at the end of May for terms beginning in July. Applications may be placed in the offertory or emailed to Brian Ries

If you're interested ... Read More »

Lenten Baby Food Shower

Posted by Peggy Ries

In past years, St. Benedict's has held baby showers to collect baby food for the Life Support Services Center. Our last shower collected 500+ jars!Not only that, but parishioners donated diapers, sleepers, dresses, onesies, bottles, bibs, blankets, and handmade quilts. What a blessing it was!.

Our goal for this ... Read More »

Stations of the Cross - Soup Supper

Posted by Peggy Ries

Join us Friday evenings during Lent for Stations of the Cross and a light soup supper. 

Meet at the Parish Hall at 5:30pm.

Two starter soups will be provided - one vegetarian and another fish based.  Bring an item to add to the soup or to accompany the meal.


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St. Ben Teen Club Ice Skating and Pizza Party

Posted by Peggy Ries

Ice Skating and Pizza Party      

Joins us for an open Ice Skating and Pizza activity on Sunday, February 21, 5:00pm - 7:30pm

at the Sertich Ice Center in Colorado Springs

All teenagers in the grades 9 - 13 are welcome. Cost will be $5.00 per person.

It is ... Read More »