Weekend Mass Schedule
Saturday 5:00 pm
Sunday 8:00 am, 10:30 am
7:00 am Tuesday through Friday
5:00pm Wednesdays at St. Michael
8:00am Saturdays - Divine Mercy Mass with Adoration and Confessions following Mass
Mass Reservations / Masks
Sunday Mass Recording
Watch your email for a link to the Mass also.
On behalf of Fr. Michael Goodyear: Today we celebrate the 25th Sunday in Ordinary Time. Below you will find the link for the Mass for this weekend. Have a blessed week!
Pastoral Center Hours
Reconciliation is available on Saturdays from 8:30 am - 9:30 am.
Reconciliation is also available 40 minutes before every weekend Mass.
Are You Registered?
If you are not registered at St. Benedict and would like to do so, please click here to find our registration form.
Print the form and bring it to the Pastoral Center or mail it to the office.
We appreciate your financial support as we continue to serve our community during this uncertain time. St. Benedict provides Online Giving for our weekly 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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Job Opening - Parish Administrative Assistant
Parish Administrative Assistant
The St. Benedict Catholic Church Parish Administrative Assistant position supports the workings of the parish and offers secretarial support for the parish staff.
Position is part-time approximately 15-20 hours per week, some evening and weekend hours expected; occasional travel required. Must have excellent communication skills, customer service and attention to details. Requires working knowledge of Microsoft Office applications including Publisher.
Work will include answering phones, operating office equipment, and other assigned duties. Must be able to pass a background check.
For more the job description click here. For additional information, or to apply, contact St. Benedict Catholic Church at 719-495-1426.
If you are a young adult 21 and older, you won’t want to miss our first ever [email protected] event on Friday, September 25 at 6:00pm.
Bring blankets, lawn chairs, or sit on your car while you and your friends enjoy craft brews and delicious foods from the TACO EL BUENO food truck. As the sun sets, listen to live music from our featured band REDRAW THE FARM!
For more information or to lend a hand, contact Julie @ [email protected]
Blessing of the Animals
In the spirit of St. Francis of Assisi, join us for the blessing of the animals at 10:00am on Saturday, October 3rd.
The first Youth Ministry meeting is Wednesday, September 23, 2020, from 5:30 pm - 7:00 pm in the JPII Room.
This is a combined session for both high school and middle school youth.
RCIA Inquiry Sessions
Have you ever wanted to learn more about the Catholic faith? Please join us Thursday evenings at the Parish Center from 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm for RCIA (Rite of Christian Initiation) inquiry sessions.
Please invite anyone you know who is interested in finding out more about the Catholic church.
Discovering the Gospel
Adult Catechism class will start Sunday September 20, 2020
"Discovering the Gospel" will be held every Sunday during Religious Education at Falcon Elementary School from 9:15 AM to 10:00 AM.
Together we will discuss living out the Sunday Gospel in our lives.
We would love to add your voice into the discussion!
Confirmation Parent / Student Meeting
Mandatory Parent / Student meeting will be Sunday, September 27th during Religious Education from 9:15 AM to 10:00 AM in the church.
If you want to know more about the abortion giant, Planned Parenthood, through the eyes of one of its former top clinic directors, you won't want to miss Abby Johnson's inspiring conversion story from outspoken abortion advocate to national pro-life leader.
The award-winning move, Unplanned, is scheduled to be shown at St. Benedict Catholic Church on Saturday, September 26th at 6:00pm. Parental discretion is advised. Visit our Respect Life page for additional information.
Our hours of adoration are from 12 noon until 7:00pm every Thursday.
As Jesus invited St. Faustina, come take all the graces that you can carry!
First Sunday Family Weekend
St. Benedict Family Weekend
Join us after Masses every first Sunday of the month for fellowship, coffee, and donuts as we welcome our new families.
Text app to 88202 to download the My Parish app. Then, search for St. Benedict Falcon. The myParish app is also available for download from the App Store.
After installing the MyParish app, be sure to Allow Notifications to receive alerts.
Family Promise Virtual Walk
St. Benedict is proud to be a support congregation for families in the Interfaith Hospitality Network (IHN) of Family Promise. Did you know one out of every four people experiencing homelessness is a child? Or, that families with children make up 40% of people in this country who are experiencing homelessness? The purpose behind the Family Promise Walk is to join together as a broad community for a singular purpose: to raise awareness and visibility around this rarely seen form of homelessness.
Walk Week: October 11-17, 2020
Location: Your neighborhood or favorite trail.
Registration fee: $25 (100% donation)
Team or Congregation Name: St. Benedict Catholic Church
Contact fellow parishioner Margie Ruckstuhl or visit www.familypromisecos.org to learn more about Family Promise.
Readings for the Week
Readings for the week of September 20, 2020
- Sunday: Is 55:6-9 / Ps 145:2-3, 8-9, 17-18 [18a] / Phil 1:20c-24, 27a / Mt 20:1-16a
- Monday: Eph 4:1-7, 11-13 / Ps 19:2-3, 4-5  / Mt 9:9-13
- Tuesday: Prv 21:1-6, 10-13 / Ps 119:1, 27, 30, 34. 35, 44  / Lk 8:19-21
- Wednesday: Prv 30:5-9 / Ps 119:29, 72, 89, 101, 104, 163  / Lk 9:1-6
- Thursday: Eccl 1:2-11 / Ps 90:3-4, 5-6, 12-13, 14 and 17bc  / Lk 9:7-9
- Friday: Eccl 3:1-11 / Ps 144:1b and 2abc, 3-4  / Lk 9:18-22
- Saturday: Eccl 11:9—12:8 / Ps 90:3-4, 5-6, 12-13, 14 and 17  / Lk 9:43b-45
- Next Sunday: Ez 18:25-28 / Ps 25:4-5, 6-7, 8-9 [6a] / Phil 2:1-11 or 2:1-5 / Mt 21:28-32