Read the daily quote from Pope Francis

 

St. Barbara's Catholic Church

Email us at stbarb@tctwest.net/ Call us at 307.754.2480

Do you Flocknote? Subscribe at the bottom of the page

 

St. Barbara's Church is a welcoming Catholic community called by God to live out the message of Christ in love and service to all people. Be sure to checkout the faith resources at the bottom of the page.

 

MISSION STATEMENT  St. Barbara’s has a threefold mission to our parishioners, community and diocese.

PARISHIONERS:  The mission of St. Barbara’s is to support each family and each individual through sound education in the Catholic Faith, programs and services.

All members shall be valued as living images of Christ and all are called to share their God given talents.

St. Barbara’s parish will always be firmly rooted in the Sacramental life of the Church as the principle means for all to grow in holiness.

The parish will reach out to people with physical, emotional and spiritual needs, those not practicing the Faith and any who seek God in their life.

COMMUNITY: St. Barbara’s parish will cordially welcome all who come to worship with us. We will faithfully and lovingly proclaim the truths of the Catholic Church that Christ personally established.

We will actively evangelize those who do not know God, those who have stopped practicing the Faith and make every effort to identify and remove the barriers that block them from being in full communion with us.

We will support and participate in activities that promote human dignity, serve the poor and enhance the quality of life in our community.

DIOCESE: St. Barbara’s will be in full obedience to our Pope and our Bishop, the Successor of the Apostles. We shall make every effort to fully implement the Bishop’’s pastoral plan and faithfully support his work with our prayers and our resources. We shall be especially proactive in fostering vocations to the priesthood and religious life.

We will actively seek ways of working with other parishes in the diocese.

 

 

Family Prayers:

Marriage Prayer:

Almighty and Eternal God,
You blessed the union of married couples so that they might reflect the union of Christ with his Church: look with kindness on them. Renew their marriage covenant, increase our love in them, and strengthen their bond of peace so that, with their children, they may always rejoice in the gift of your blessing. We ask this through Christ our Lord. AMEN
~USCCB
 
 

Prayer for peace in family:

Lord, be with my family. Grant us your peace and harmony, an end to conflict and division. Gift us with compassion to better understand each other, wisdom and love to assist each other, and trust and patience to live together. Grant that through the intercession of your mother, Mary and St. Joseph, our family may become a holy family accepting each other working together in unity, selflessly dedicated to one another and to You, Lord. AMEN

Lord, Jesus, you love each of us individually with a unique and personal love. Touch my life with your saving power, heal and restore me to fullness of life. Help me to give wholly of myself in loving service to others. AMEN

Bless Our Marriage:

We thank You, O God, for the love You have implanted in our hearts. May it always inspire us to be kind in our words, considerate of feelings, and concerned for each other's needs and wishes. Help us to be understanding and forgiving of human weakness and failings. Increase our faith and trust in You and may Your prudence guide our life and love. Bless our marriage, O God with peace and happiness, and make our love fruitful for your glory and our joy both here and in eternity. 

For more married and family resources checkout the following website:http://www.foryourmarriage.org/

           

             marriageuniqueforareason.org

 

Flocknotes is a more effective way for us to communicate what is happening here at St. Barbara's through email, text messaging, and even phone calls. To sign-up go to https://new.flocknote.com/StBarbaraCatholicChurch  or text StBarbara to 84576

 

Resources from the United States Conference of Catholic Bishops:

 

24th Week of Ordinary Time Sunday to Sunday 

If God Created all things Good, Why does evil exist?

An attitude of Gratitude

Dignity and Purpose in Work

Fornight for Freedom: Defending religious liberty

Praying for Conscience and Courage

Bishop Barron Homilies & other videos 

4 Pieces of Advice for New College Students

How Fear Prevents Us from Being Blessings to Others

Vacation: Reconnecting with family, friends and God

Intercessory Prayer for Parents

10 Pointers for Prayer 

Care for the Created Order 

Faith Formation Matters in a Secularized Society 

Natural Family Planning: Why & What

The Sources and Manner of Praying 

 

 

 

Checkout these things from Formed.org:

The Forgiven Series

Symbolon Part 1, Episode 6: The Paschal Mystery, The Mystery of Jesus' Death & Resurrection

Symbolon Part 1, Episode 7: The Holy Spirit and the Life of Grace: Divine Life within Us

YDisciple, The Creed: Session 6

YDisciple, Who is God?, Session 4: Is the Holy Spirit Really a Person?

 

 

For your Faith Journey:

1) Visit our Adoration Chapel

2) Visit Formed.org

3)Visit the United State Conference of Catholic Bishops website www.usccb.org

4) check out the following:

How Can I pray 

31 Days with St. Ignatius 

A year of Family prayers

Forms of Prayer

Charity: Mark of a true Disicple 

The Church continues Christ's Ministry of Healing 

A video on why marriage matters

A video on what marriage is all about 

A Seven day virtual marriage retreat with Pope Francis

You have to work at it, Marriage is worth it

Marital Spirituality 

Holiness-in the Bible and Beyond

 

2017 Confirmation changes Requested by Bishop Steven:

Students have been asked to write a letter why they are ready for Confirmation to the Bishop. This letter will be mailed by the Faith Formation Director two weeks before the Confirmation Mass to the bishop

List of Students with saint names and sponsors will also be mailed to the Bishop two weeks before Confirmation.

Rehearsal is Sunday, October 22nd at 3:00pm at St. Barbara's

Students will meet with the Bishop at 5:30pm on Wednesday, Oct 25th 2017 

Confirmation mass is 7:00pm on Wednesday, October 25th 2017

 

 

 

 

 

For More/Other Resources on the Faith Formation page click here  

Be sure to follow St.Barbara's on Facebook.

Formed.org

 

 

Serenity Pregnancy Resource Center

http://serenityprc.org/

 

St. Barbara's now has Flocknotes, the groups available on Flocknotes are:

St. Barbara's Families

Lectors

Eucharistic Ministers

Women's group

Eucharistic Adoration

Prayer Line

Parish Council

Finance Council

Newman Center

New Bishop Barron Mini course ( to join this group text StBarbbarron to 84576)

Youth Ministry and within Youth Ministry we have:

Faith Formation

Teachers

Altar Servers

High School

 

To sign-up for one of these groups go to  https://new.flocknote.com/StBarbaraCatholicChurch

or text StBarbara to 84576

 

 

Masses

Saturday - 5:45 p.m.

Sunday - 9:00 a.m.

Sunday -12:00 noon(Latin Mass)

 Latin Mass Calendar

Sunday - 5:00 p.m

 

Daily Masses:

 

Tuesday- noon (12 p.m.)

Wednesday- 5:30 p.m.

Thursday-7:30 a.m.

Friday-7:30 a.m.

1st Saturdays- 8 a.m. Adoration & Confessions,  
9 a.m. Mass

     If you do not regulary attend the Extra Ordinary Form Mass, you may call 754-2753 to confirm time and place.  Thank you.

Sacrament of Reconciliation- Saturday 9:00 a.m. & 4:00p.m and after the daily Liturgies T-F.

Online Giving

Click Below for Altar Server & liturgical minister Schedule:

Liturgical Minister schedule Sept to Nov 2017

 

2017-2018 Faith Formation Registration Form

 

2017-2018 Faith Formation Calendar 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Upcoming Events