Upcoming Events 

SYMBOLON The Catholic Faith Explained
Better understand, live, and share our Catholic Faith
All are welcome and encouraged to attend.
SYMBOLON is a dynamic resource for the  
evangelization and catechesis of adults. 
Weekly sessions are in progress and will 
at the end of May. You may join at any time. 

St. Patrick's Lenten Friday Night Fish Fry
February 20 through April 3, 2015 5pm-7:30pm

Alaskan Walleye (Baked or Fried), Baked or American Fried Potato,
Cole Slaw, Roll & Butter, choice of Ice Tea, Lemonade, or Coffee
Alternate in lieu of fish: Grilled Cheese or Mac-n-Cheese
Adults $9 (over 65 $8), Children 5-12 $5, Children 4 and under FREE
Drive through service is available. We now accept Credit or Debit Cards.  

Stations of the Cross ALL Fridays in Lent - 5:30pm in the Church

Souper Senior Luncheon
Thursday, April 9 in our Parish Hall

Doors open 10am for Bingo; lunch at 11:30am
Lena Gilbert, daughter of Holocaust Survivors is our 
featured speaker.

Totus Tuus (Totally Yours) Summer Camp is coming!
July 13-17 Day Camp 9am-2:30pm Grades 1-6 at St. Patrick's

Parish Center.  Catechetical instruction, daily Mass, songs, games, 
and recess.  Day participants need to bring a sack lunch.
July 12-16 Evening Camp 7:30pm-9:30pm grades 7-12 at 
Immaculate Conception.  This is an archdiocesan program whereby
seminarians and college students travel the summer spreading the Good News  
of our Lord.  Their youthful joy and energy is contagious.  Come join us!
Registration deadline is May 1st.  Space is limited so register early.
$25 per student.  Call or email to register: 362-7966 or gward@stpatrickscr.org

The ARK Catholic Books & Gift Shop is OPEN!
Fine assortment of Catholic books, bibles, rosaries, jewelry, statues, medals,
art work, holy cards, crucifixes, music and seasonal items.
Located in St. Patrick's newly renovated rectory on 1st Ave.
Open Mon, Tues, Thurs, Fri 9am-5pm
Open Wed 10am-9pm; Sat 10am-6pm and Sun 9am-4pm

You can call The ARK at (319) 200-4591

May 11-21, 2015 Prague & Poland Pilgrimage
Fr. Ivan invites you to join this incredible journey to

Prague, Krakow, Wieliczka, Lagiewniki (Divine Mercy), 
Czestochowa, Warsaw, Auschwitz, and much more
See our PARISH EVENTS PAGE for a brochure
Contact Mary Johnston at blessu45@gmail.com for more info

Young Adult Ministry (ages 21-39)
Saturdays 7:30pm in Education Wing 6th St. Entrance

Parish Services @ St. Patrick's 

Mass Times:

  • Weekday Mass (Chapel)
    • Tuesday through Friday 8:30am
    • Monday through Friday 12:05pm ONLY DURING LENT
  • Weekend Masses (Church)
    • Saturday Mass 4pm
    • Sunday Masses 8am, 10am, 12pm

Triduum and Easter Schedule:

  • Seder Meal in Parish Hall Holy Thursday (April 2) - 5pm
  • Holy Thursday Evening Mass of the Lord's Supper (April 2) - 7pm
  • Good Friday Celebration of the Lord's Passion (April 3) - 12:05pm
  • Good Friday Celebration of the Lord's Passion Stations of the Cross (April 3) - 5:30pm
  • Easter Vigil Mass (April 4) - 7pm
  • Easter Sunday Masses (April 5) - 8am, 10am, 12pm

Holy Week Reconciliation Schedule:

  • Sunday, March 29 - 7pm
  • Monday, March 30 - 12:30pm
  • Monday, March 30 - 7pm
  • Tuesday, March 31 - 7pm
  • Wednesday, April 1 - 12:30pm
  • Thursday, April 2 - 12:30pm

All confessions will be heard in the Rel. Ed. Wing of the Parish Center.  Confessions will end after all have been heard.  There will be no confessions heard during the Triduum: Holy Thursday, Good Friday, and Holy Saturday.

Reconciliation Times:

  • Weekdays - T, W, Th, F @ 7:45-8:15am
  • Saturday @ 3-3:45pm         

Parish Office - (319)362-7966

Prayer Line - (319)365-2364 / (319)396-8264

Our Mission Statement:

We, the pastor and members of St. Patrick Parish,

Cedar Rapids, Iowa, recognize that we are called to union with God, not merely as individuals, but as a holy community, the People of God.

Within this community there exists a variety of ministries and gifts of the Spirit which enable all to work for the good of the whole. Formed by the Word of God, we recognize our unity of faith and love and accept our common responsibility for the mission of Christ.



    St. Patrick's Catholic Church
    120 5th St NW
       Cedar Rapids, IA 52405
            Parish Office:319 362-7966