11511 Lake Hazel Road, Boise, Idaho 83709
Phone: 208-362-6584 Email: firstname.lastname@example.org
Mission Statement: Risen Christ Catholic Community is a parish dedicated to worship, education, service, and a communal life in response to God and the neighbor. Risen Christ, in union with the Diocese of Boise, is committed to the vision of Vatican Council II and the diversity of the Catholic experience.
- Generations of Faith
Lent begins March 5th. Start it off right by coming to an ALL PARISH event, Sunday, March 9th, 12-1:30PM. With a theme of, “Turn Back to God,” our goal is to create a fun & meaningful event for all ages: retired, empty nesters, singles, teens, and kids. Mark your calendar!.
- Lenten Reconciliation Services
March 11th..........Risen Christ
March 18th..........St. Mary's
March 19th..........Holy Apostles
March 25th .........St. John's
March 27th..........Our Lady of the Rosary
April 1st..............Sacred Heart
April 9th.............St. Mark's
- Marriage Preparation
Classes held at Risen Christ Saturday, March 15, 8:30AM-4:30PM and Sunday, March 16, 8:30-10:15AM with Mass at 10:30AM. For more info contact Ted or Ludee Vermaas, 345-8279.
- Idaho Catholic Appeal
The 2014 Idaho Catholic Appeal theme is Building the Body of Christ in Idaho. It reminds us to share our gifts for the benefit of diocesan ministries. A wide range of ministries depend on our generous support including Parish Life and Faith formation, Seminarian Vocations and Idaho Retired Priests. Risen Christ’s goal this year: $51,000.
- Liturgical Ministers Needed
Would you like to help at Mass by serving as a Altar server, Eucharistic minister, Greeter, Usher, or Lector? Check the link Liturgical Ministries to your left for more information.
- Take the Challenge!
Galatians and Romans. Wednesday Evenings from 7:00-8:30 PM in room 1. Thursday Mornings from 9:30-11:30 AM in room 1.
Youth Ministry, Grades 7 thru 12...
- Youth Group
March 9 - Generations of Faith, Noon-1:30PM, NO evening class
March 16 - Youth Group - Grades 7-12, 6-7:30PM
- Stations of the Cross
Youth Group will assist with Stations of the Cross on Friday, April 4th. All youth are encouraged to contact Sam if interested in participating.
- Confirmation Dates
Confirmation date is May 5th, 7PM - Risen Christ will join other small parishes at St. John’s Cathedral.
Religious Ed, Pre-K thru Grade 6...
- Religious Ed (Pre - Grade 6)
March 9 - Generations of Faith, Noon-1:30PM
March 16 - PreK-Grade 6, Noon-1PM
March 23 - NO Class (Spring Break)
March 30 - NO Class (Spring Break)
- Lenten Generations of Faith
Our first Generations of Faith was a resounding success. We had children, teens, parents, and adults without children. The evaluations overwhelmingly found the event was fun and meaningful. Mark your calendars for the Lenten Generations of Faith on March 9th from Noon-1:30PM. To plan better, this time we’re asking for people to register for this free event. Be watching for details.
- Vacation Bible School
June 22-26, 6-8:30PM each night, for kids entering Pre - Grade 6. Registration will open in April.
- Parish Retreat for Lent
Saturday, March 29th, 9:00AM - 3:30PM at Risen Christ. Tapping into a spirituality that has guided Jesuits for 450 years, the Spiritual Exercises are accessible to all who desire a prayerful and focused approach to daily as well as long term decisions. Pope Francis, the first Jesuit elected to be Pope, has been steeped in the Spiritual Exercises for 60 years. Pope Francis, now 77, continues to be formed by the Spiritual Exercises to prayerfully focus and reach decisions that renew his life, the Catholic Church and the larger world. Check out what it can do for us. To register call the parish office, 362-6584 or email, email@example.com by Thursday, March 20, so sufficient lunch may be prepared. Donation: $15, includes lunch.
- Women's Group Tea Luncheon
Saturday, May 3rd, 11:00AM to 2:00PM. Risen Christ social hall.
- Overcoming Battles with PSTD, Suicide, and Substance Abuse
Tuesday, March 11th at 9:30-11:00am and 6:30-8:00pm Holy Apostles is hosting U.S. Navy Veteran Jeff Heiser. Jeff will share his personal story of over-coming battles with PTSD, Suicide and Substance Abuse following his military career.
Jeff will also talk about his award winning short film "Return But No Escape."
- Theology of the Body
March 7th & 8th and March 14th & 15th God's extraordinary plan for all of humanity. If you desire to live out the fullest meaning and purpose of your life, join Fr. Rob, Dan & Peggy Minnaert for this amazing discovery! DVD workshop study will be held at the Fr. Riffle Center for Faith Formation at 775 N. 8th (St. John's). There is a $20 fee. For more information and to register contact Dan or Peggy at 336-9504.
- Cursillo - A “short course”
Cursillo is for those who want to deepen their faith, no matter where they are in their faith journey.
- Men’s - June 19-22 at Our Lady of the Rosary, Boise. Contact: 724-7963 or firstname.lastname@example.org
- Women’s June 26-29 at Our Lady of the Valley, Caldwell. Contact: 939-8871 or Ortiz_Lorena@hotmail.com.