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11511 Lake Hazel Road, Boise, Idaho 83709
Phone: 208-362-6584   Email: office@risenchristboise.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.

Highlights

Now Happening...

  • Office Hours
    The office is open Monday through Thursday, from 8AM-4PM.
  • First Communion
    Congratulations to the children who are receiving First Communion on Sunday, April 19, at the 8:30AM Mass: Benjamin Crosby, Ivan Crosby, Alyssa Giddings, Mason Heck, Gracie Kurka, Olivia Grace Labrum, Aleyah Martinez, Corbyn Medley, Addison Muthiora, Sam Pollock, Pablo Callejas-Rodriguez, and Nathan Welsh.
  • Liturgical Ministers Needed
    We are in need of more Extraordinary (Eucharistic) Ministers, Lectors, Greeters, and Altar Servers. Please prayerfully consider how you might contribute toward these ministries and contact the parish office to volunteer. Thank you for sharing your gifts with our Risen Christ community.
  • Women's Group Tea Luncheon
    Saturday, May 2, from 11:00AM to 2:00PM. Reserve the date for this special event: raffle baskets and door prizes; jewelry boutique; plant boutique; keynote address by Ludee Vermaas. Tickets will be available after Masses at 5:00PM on April 18 and 10:30AM on April 19. You don't want to miss this wonderful event!
  • Knights of Columbus Scholarship Program
    The Knights offer two scholarships to high school seniors who regularly attend Mass at Risen Christ. Applicants must write an essay about their goals and aspirations and submit it with the application and grade transcripts. Recipients receive a sum based on the amount available for distribution. Contact the parish office for an application form.
  • Idaho Catholic Appeal
    The 2015 Idaho Catholic Appeal theme is “Follow Me,” inspired by the motto chosen by Pope Francis. Risen Christ’s goal: $47,200. As of April 10, 113 families (25% of parishioners) from Risen Christ have helped us to meet 101% of our goal. Thank you!
  • Oktoberfest!
    We have a new leadership team for Oktoberfest 2015. Watch the bulletin and this website for more details!
  • Risen Christ Prayer Chain
    Praying for one another is putting our faith in God into action. If you are in need of prayer, contact Ginny at ginnycentanni@gmail.com or 562-1044. You can also submit your requests by contacting the parish office at 362-6584.

Youth Ministry, Grades 7 thru 12...

  • Classes
    Apr 22: Jr High, Grades 7–8, 6:00 to 7:30PM
    Apr 29: Jr High, Grades 7–8, 6:00 to 7:30PM (End of Year Social)
    May 3: Sr High, Grades 9–12, 6:00 to 7:30PM (End of Year Social)
  • Please note...
    Confirmation: May 6, 7:00PM, at Saint John's Cathedral

Religious Ed, Pre-K thru Grade 6...

  • Classes
    Apr 19: Pre K–Grade 6, Noon to 1:00PM
    Apr 26: Pre K–Grade 6, Noon to 1:00PM
    May 3: Pre K–Grade 6, Noon to 1:00PM (Last Class)

Upcoming...

  • Vacation Bible School
    Sunday, June 7 through Thursday, June 11. Mark your calendars for this fun event; this year's theme at Risen Christ will be camping! Volunteers are needed in many different areas, so please contact Deacon Gary Anderson to contribute your time and talent: Call 971-8379 or 362-6584, or email ganderson@risenchristboise.org.

Around Town...

  • Employment Opportunities at Bishop Kelly High School
    BK is hiring teachers in several subject areas. For more information and to access an application form, visit www.bk.org/about-bk/employment/.
  • Bishop Kelly Youth Football Camp
    June 22 through 25. This camp is for students in grades 4–8 for the 2015/16 school year. For more information, contact Tim Brennan at www.bkfootballcamp.
  • Cursillo
    Cursillo is a "short course" in Christianity for those who want to deepen their faith—no matter where they are in their journey.
    Women's: June 11 through 14, at Our Lady of the Rosary. Contact Barb Dauner at 859-5971 or barbdauner@msn.com.
    Men's: June 25 through 28, at Our Lady of the Rosary. Contact Mark McCormack at 863-3966 or mmccormack58@gmail.com.
  • Family Camp
    Thursday, July 16 through Sunday, July 19, at Camp Cascade. Family Camp began in 2007, when five families and one great priest thought it would be a wonderful idea to camp together in the wilderness of Idaho and share “Faith, Family, and Fun.” Since then, Family Camp has grown to over 50 families and this year will mark the 9th year of Family Camp in Idaho! Registration is open until May 15. For more information, see http://www.familycampidaho.org/campcascade).

Mass Schedule

Saturday:

5:00 PM

Sunday:

8:30 AM
10:30 AM

Check online bulletin for daily Mass schedule.



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