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Now Hiring

St. Patrick is currently seeking
a dynamic individual to join our
staff.  Click on the links below
to download job application and
job description.



Please call Cindy Koczo in the Parish Office for
more information or email:

New Bible Study

Our new group study will begin the
week of Feb. 10th and end the week of
Apr. 30th.  The study is on Paul's letter
to the Romans and has been at
the center of reflection, conversion, and
controversy from the beginning.
This is an 8 session program.
All parishioners & non-parishioners
are welcome to attend.

Sign up weekends will be:
January 18/19
January 25/26
February 1/2
February 8/9

St. Patrick Quilting Group
Quilting for children of all ages
who are patients of Mercy Medical Center

The St. Patrick Quilting Group's Mission is to
create quilts for the Pediatric Unit, Birth Place,
and Trauma Unit at Mercy. 
The group meets one Saturday
a month in the Parish Hall at 8:00 AM
and the 1st and 3rd Monday of each month
at 2:30 PM in the Adult Education Room. 
Joining our Quilting for Mercy
Group is St. Paddy's Quilting Pixies
which is our youth quilters.

Divine Mercy Gifts

OPEN 7 Days a Week!

9am to 5pm

Located at
510 1st Ave. NW in the Rectory
Next to St. Patrick Church


Pray, Hope & Don't Worry Padre Pio Prayer Group Wednesday Mornings

Padre Pio Prayer Group

Pray, Hope & Don't Worry Padre Pio Prayer Group
Wednesday Mornings
in Celtic Grounds coffee shop.  
All are welcome, no registration is required.

St. Patrick Fish Fry

Every Friday During Lent!

Please join every Friday, beginning
February 28th Through Good Friday,
April 10th for our annual Lenten
Fish Fries! We will serve from 5:00 PM
to 7:30 PM.  Dine in OR take advantage
of our convenient drive-thru option!

We will serve Alaskan walleye baked or
fried, choice of baked or american fried
potato, cole slaw, roll & butter. 
For those dining in, a beverage
choice of coffee, tea,
or lemonade is included.
Adults $10, adults 65 or over $9,
children ages5-12 $6, and children 4
and under are free. 
In lieu of fish an alternative of grilled
cheese or mac & cheese with
sides will be offered for $6.


Join Fr. Ivan Nienhaus on a 
Pilgrimage to Greece


"In The Footsteps of St. Paul"
This trip incluedes a Greek Isle cruise,
June 5-15, 2020.
Cost out of Cedar Rapids is $5,080.00
You can find flyers with trip info
in the Divine Mercy Store or
by contacting Mary Johnston at
319-560-5138 or visit

RCIA Classes at St. Patrick

Are you or is anyone you know hearing
the call to come into the Catholic Church?
RCIA is a way to respond to that call!
RCIA classes at St. Patrick are
being formed and will begin this fall.
If you are intersted please contact
the Parish Office at 362-7966.
Respond to the call of Christ to
"come follow me".

Donut Sundays

Please join us for donuts after
the 10AM Masses in the
Parish Hall every Sunday!

Tuesdays at 5pm Pietra Fitness Classes

Pietra Fitness Class for Women

Join us on Tuesday evenings at 5:00 PM
for Pietra Fitness located in the Parish Hall.

Saturday Evenings Young Adult Ministry (Ages 21-39)

Saturday Evenings Young Adult Ministry (Ages 21-39)

Catholic Young Adults of Cedar Rapids is a city wide ministry for young adults (20s and 30s) that meets every Saturday night at 7:30pm in the St. Patrick Parish Hall Education Wing (enter from 6th Street parking lot).

The focus is prayer, faith formation, community, and service. Each week the evening begins with prayer in the Divine Mercy Chapel and time for Eucharistic Adoration. Following prayer, everyone gathers for a time of education and discussion in the Celtic Grounds coffee shop. The format rotates each week between Scripture discussion, a Catholic or Current Topic, the YouCat series, the Bible, and a social event.



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If you have any questions/additions regarding the parish events listing or would like to be a member of the parish events committee please contact the Parish Office @ 319-362-7966!

    St. Patrick's Catholic Church
    120 5th St NW
       Cedar Rapids, IA 52405
            Parish Office:319 362-7966
    Parish Office Hours:  Monday - Friday 9:00 AM to 4:00 PM