Parish Mission Statement
We are Christians in the Catholic tradition called by the Holy Spirit in our Baptism to proclaim God’s saving love through Jesus Christ. By praying and celebrating the Eucharist together, we are inspired to grow in faith and holiness and to share our time, talent and treasure with others.
Holy Week Schedule
-- Incense will be used at Masses marked with an asterisk (*) --
Palm Sunday Vigil, March 28
St. Joseph, Yacolt 5:00 pm
Palm Sunday, March 29
St. Mary, Ridgefield 8:00 am
Sacred Heart, Battle Ground 10:00 am
Sacred Heart, Battle Ground 12:00 Noon*
Holy Thursday, April 2
Mass of the Lord's Supper - St. Mary, Ridgefield 7:00 pm*
Good Friday, April 3 -- Day of Fasting and Abstinence --
Stations of the Cross
St Joseph, Yacolt 12:00 Noon
Sacred Heart, Battle Ground 3:00 PM
Sacred Heart, Battle Ground 4:00 PM
Liturgy of Good Friday
St. Mary, Ridgefield 7:00 PM
Easter Mass Schedule
Easter Vigil, April 4
Sacred Heart, Battle Ground 9:00 PM*
Easter Sunday, April 5
St. Mary, Ridgefield 8:00 am*
Sacred Heart, Battle Ground 10:00 am*
St. Joseph, Yacolt 12:00 Noon
Catholics in good health are to observe the following practices during Lent:
Fasting: Catholics 18-59 are obliged to fast on Ash Wednesday and Good Friday, having one full meal and up to two smaller meals during the day.
Abstinence: All Catholics 14 years old and older must abstain from meat on Ash Wednesday, Good Friday and all the Fridays of Lent. Abstinence forbids the use of meat, but not of eggs, milk products or condiments made of animal fat.
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Thoughts from our Pastor
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Faith Formation Information:
→ The 2014-15 Faith Formation Calendar (UPDATED) - click HERE for pdf.
→ The 2014-15 Sacramental Preparation Calendar (UPDATED) - click HERE for pdf.
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