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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 Closed
    February: The office is closed Monday, February 15 and will reopen Tuesday, February 16.
  • Office Hours
    The office is open Monday through Thursday, from 8:00AM–4:00PM.
  • Encyclical Course
    Thursday evenings at 7:00 pm, beginning January 21 and ending March 10. Join us during Lent for a discussion of Laudato Si. To register, contact Jack McMahon at 344-6420 or johnmcmahon@cableone.net.
  • Stations of the Cross
    Join us for Risen Christ’s Stations of the Cross at 7PM on Friday during Lent.
  • Soup Suppers
    The Knights of Columbus will offer Soup Suppers on the Fridays of Lent at 6PM. Stations follow at 7PM.
  • Baptism Preparation
    Class is Thursday, February 18th at 7PM at Risen Christ for parish members who wish to celebrate baptism of an infant or child to age 6. Call the parish office,362-6584, to sign up for the class.
  • Sacrament of Reconciliation
    Each Catholic parish in Idaho will schedule days and times for the Sacrament of Reconciliation during Lent. This Sacrament will be celebrated at Risen Christ on these Wednesdays in Lent — February 24, March 2, March 9 — from 5PM to 7PM.
  • Marriage Prep Class
    Saturday, February 20 through Sunday, February 21. The Saturday session is from 8:00AM to 5:00PM, and the Sunday session is from 8:30 to 10:15AM. After the Sunday session, participants will attend Mass and receive a blessing. The cost is $50 per couple to cover the cost of books and registration. Register by February 15 by contacting Deacon Ted (vermaashr@hotmail.com) or Ludee Vermaas (vermaastr@hotmail.com).
  • Welcome Dinner
    Come socialize at breakfast, biscuits & gravy, sponsored by the KCs after Sunday Masses on February28. Donation: $5 ages 13 & older, $3 ages 6-12. Children 5 and under, free.
  • Knights of Columbus Breakfast
    All are invited to a Welcome Dinner for new parishioners on Saturday, February 27th follows the 5PM Mass. If you are new to the parish, please join us. All parishioners are encouraged to attend and meet new members. Children Welcome. New parishioners: don’t bring a thing. All others: please bring a salad or dessert to share. RSVP to the parish office by Wednesday, February 24th 362-6584 or office@risenchristboise.org.
  • Saint Vincent's Needs Donations
    Our Saint Vincent de Paul ministry needs donations of diapers, toiletries, toilet tissue, dishwasher detergent, and laundry soap. Leave your donations in the Food Pantry Cart in the parish Social Hall to help those in need.
  • Help Us Update Our Files
    Have you had a change of mailing address, email, or phone number? If so, please contact the parish office at 362-6584 or office@risenchristboise.org.
  • Knights of Columbus Medical Equipment
    If you or a loved one need medical equipment, the Knights have a variety to lend. Equipment donations are also gratefully accepted. For information, call Dale at 888-3782.

Idaho Catholic Appeal

  • As we know, the Idaho Catholic Appeal is our one diocesan-wide appeal that provides support for over 20 statewide needs: seminarian education, deacon formation and lay ministry training, outreach to youth, college students and people in need.
  • Once a year, we are, each of us called to support the work of these statewide responsibilities beyond the work of any one parish.
  • This year’s ICA goal for Risen Christ is $50,000. Please prayerfully discern your gift to the Idaho Catholic Appeal which will begin on the February 20/21 weekend.

Religious Ed, Pre-K thru Grade 6

  • Classes
    February
    ~ 14, No Class, President's Day
    ~ 21, Noon–1:00PM
  • Youth Ministry, Grades 7 thru 12

    • Senior High
      February
      ~ 12–13, Lock In
      ~ 14, No Class, President's Day
      ~ 21, Grades 9–12, 4:00–5:30PM
      ~ 21, Confirmation Class, 2:30–4:00PM
    • Junior High
      February
      ~ 17, Grades 7–8, 6:00–7:30PM

Upcoming

  • Women's Group Tea Luncheon
    Save the date! Saturday, April 30, 2016, 11:00AM to 2:00PM, Risen Christ Social Hall.

Around Town

  • Taize Prayer at Nazareth Retreat Center
    Each Wednesday during Lent, beginning February 17 at 7:00PM. For information, call Nazareth at 375-2932 or email to Nazareth@rcdb.org.
  • Chrism Mass
    All are encouraged to attend the Chrism Mass at St John’s Cathedral, Tuesday, March 15 at 7PM. During this Mass the holy oils are blessed and distributed to parishes throughout the diocese.

Mass Schedule

Saturday:

5:00 PM

Sunday:

8:30 AM
10:30 AM

Check online bulletin for daily Mass schedule.



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