NEW OFFICE HOURS
The Parish Office will be open 9 AM-5 PM Monday–Friday, starting July 13. Masks are required for entry. Call or email staff if you are not comfortable coming in.
WATCH SAINT PATRICK MASS ONLINE
Mass from the gym is available online at 10 AM on Sunday mornings. We are recording Saturday evening Mass and posting it for those who want to STAY HOME & STAY SAFE. You also have the option to watch later at your preferred time.
FR. SECORA TO RETIRE
Do you remember Father Jim Secora? St. Cecilia Catholic Community, Ames, is gathering virtually with Father Jim at 10 AM on Sunday, July 12, for the final Mass he will celebrate as their pastor. Join in via YouTube for the presentation and Mass. You may send a card or note to Rev. James L. Secora, 3900 Fletcher Blvd., Ames, Iowa 50010.
WEEKEND & DAILY MASSES
WEEKEND MASS in Dutcher Gym: 5 PM Saturday; 7:30, 9:30, 11:30 Sunday
- You are required to wear a mask.
- Use hand sanitizer at the door.
- Chairs are spaced at the recommended social distance
- Capacity approximately 100 people per Mass. Signs will go up with capacity is reached.
- Enter through the Dutcher Gym door, the Office/Commons door, or the doors from the upper parking lot.
- There will be no servers/lectors/singers.
- There will be one communion minister with one line down the center aisle. Please social distance while in line. The host will be delivered to your hands. We encourage you to leave after communion.
- Collection baskets will be at the doors.
- Elderly and vulnerable should stay home, watch Saint Patrick Mass online available Sunday morning, or consider weekday Mass in the Church.
DAILY MASS in the Church: 11 AM Monday–Friday (cancelled when there is a funeral)
RECONCILIATION in the Chapel: Saturday 3:45–4:30 PM (wait in a chair until the door is open)
OUR CHURCH NEEDS YOUR ONGOING SUPPORT and prayers during closure and our phased re-opening. Our staff has been working remotely to keep you up to date, provide spiritual resources, and continue vital operations. If you do not give by EFT but are able to continue giving right now, please return your envelope in the mail with a check or simply click to give online! We know that some of you are facing difficult times with jobs and businesses and we welcome your gift of prayer. Note that a small fee is deducted from online donations. Using your bank account maximizes your online gift to Saint Patrick Church.
HELPFUL LINKS IN TRYING TIMES
- The Litany of Trust prayer composed by The Sisters of Life
- 8:30 AM Sunday and Daily Mass with Fr. Tony Kruse at Blessed Sacrament Church Waterloo
- 9 AM Sunday Morning Mass with Archbishop Michael Jackels
- 7:15 AM Daily Mass from Bishop Barron's Chapel
- Mass at 6 AM Mon-Fri, 7 AM Sat, 9:15 AM Sun.
- Adoration 1-2 PM Mon-Sat.
- Daily and weekend Mass celebrated with Cardinal Timothy Dolan, St. Patrick Cathedral, NYC
- Daily Mass and other opportunities for prayer are offered on EWTN, the Catholic television channel.
WE NEED YOU TO LOG IN TO REALM
Realm is our new, secure online tool for staff, members, and regular attendees of St. Patrick Parish. Features include a secure database for office use, online directory, communication tools, and secure access to your personal giving history. Each adult in your family needs a unique email for use with Realm. Check your inbox for the link to get started! Read more Log in
NEXT STEP 2020 UPDATE
We still need your help to reach our goal of paying back the loan by the end of 2020. Please complete your pledges and continue to use the green envelopes located in the Atrium and Narthex and in the pews on the last Sunday of every month for our Next Step 2020 designated collection. Thank you for all the effort, prayers, and contributions. Read about our project and its benefits
ST. PATRICK AND CLOVER PATCH PRESCHOOL ACCEPTING APPLICATIONS
K-Grade 8 Tuition Assistance Deadline is July 15. Apply early to make sure your documents are complete. Call 319-277-6781 if you would like to tour our building and visit with the principal.
Curious about St. Patrick K_8 or Clover Patch Preschool? Watch our Welcome Video to learn about our mission and our five-minute Virtual Tour to see our facilities. For more information on preschool through grade 8 programs, tuition, and registration visit www.cfcatholicschool.org.
DOWNLOAD OUR APPS TODAY
Instant Church Directory allows you to access our secure, online membership directory. Learn more about downloading the app, uploading a photo, or accessing the directory online via the web.
The Saint Patrick Mobile App provides easy access to the calendar, bulletins, readings, prayers, online giving/payment system, and more. Opt in for notifications for the General Parish.
Android users click HERE to download.
Apple iPhone/iPad users click HERE to download
Realm is our new system for event registration and communication. It also allows you to access your personal giving history. You can download the Realm Connect app from the iTunes app store or on Google Play. Realm may also be accessed via the web at https://onrealm.org/.
Saturday 5 PM
Sunday 7:30 AM
Sunday 9:30 AM
Sunday 11:30 AM
Weekday Mass (M-F) is at 11 AM in the Church.
Reconciliation is 3:45–4:30 PM Saturdays in the Chapel.
(special office hours during COVID-19)
705 Main Street
Cedar Falls, IA 50613
Parish Office 319-266-3523
(see extension list on this homepage)
St. Patrick School K-8th Gr 319-277-6781
Clover Patch Preschool 319-277-6781
Columbus High School 319-233-3358
Columbus Catholic High School
Our church has installed the Hearing Loop assistive hearing system. If you have hearing aids equipped with telecoils, check with your audiologist to see if you can benefit.
Parish Young Adult Ministry
St. Patrick School Alumni
DIRECTIONS: Church parking is available in our Main Street lots and on neighboring streets.
- Parish Office/Commons: 705 Main Map of the building
- Church entrance: 8th & Washington (or enter from parking lots to use elevator)
- Dutcher Gym entrances: 7th & Washington and the parking lots
- St. Patrick K-8 School: 615 Washington
- Clover Patch Preschool: 802 Main
Parish Phone 319-266-3523
Please use the following extensions for our staff:
110 Main Receptionist
111 Outreach Coordinator
113 Conference Room
114 Parish Pastor
115 Bulletin Editor
116 Liturgy Coordinator
117 CGS Coordinator
118 K-8 Faith Formation
119 Pastoral Associate
122 Business Administrator
123 Coach’s Office
126 Workroom Phone
136 Youth Minister
For the Principal and Marketing Coordinator, call 319-277-6781.
PS-K CGS Faith Formation Coordinator
Gr 1-6 Faith Formation Coordinator
Youth Gr 7-12 Faith Formation Coordinator
Director of Liturgy & Choir
Administrative Assistant & Bulletin Editor
Marketing Coordinator, Parish & School
Community Outreach Coordinator