St. Benedict Community Festival July 10 & 11, 2015 5pm-Midnight both nights! Located at the corner of 9th & Ohio Streets. All are welcome!
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WELCOME!

Welcome to St Benedict Parish and Faith Community!

 

For 150 years we have been a vibrant and welcoming part of Roman Catholic life in the western part of the Archdiocese of Indianapolis. We are individuals and families who take great joy in the beauty of our worship space and great pride in the quality of our liturgies, outreach, religious education and stewardship. Enjoy your visit here and please contact one of us if you need additional information.

 

Fr. Martin Day, OFM CONV. LIC. THEOL., Pastor

Fr. Matthew Malek, OFM CONV., Associate Pastor

 

St. Benedict 18th Annual Community Festival!

Friday, July 10th and Saturday, July 11th, St. Benedict Parish will hold its 18th annual Community Festival at 9th and Ohio Streets in Downtown Terre Haute.  Both days, the Community Festival will be open from 5:00 p.m. until Midnight.  There will be a $2 admission fee for those 21 and older.  This event is one of many taking place this year to celebrate the 150th Anniversary of St. Benedict Church.                                                                                                                                         Activities during the festival include: LIVE musical entertainment, family games, casino games, food booths, a beer garden, a handmade quilt raffle, 50/50 raffle and a silent auction. The church is also giving away $25,000 in prize money to lucky ticketholders! Parishioners are selling tickets.Each entry is $50.The drawing for the Grand Prizes will be held on Saturday, July 11th at the festival.Prize money to be given away: Grand Prize - $10,000, 2nd Place - $5,000, 3rd Place - $2,000, 4th Place - $1,000 and 5thPlace$750.                                                                                                                                                               We have a great LIVE musical entertainment line-up this year!Friday, Mike Rowe from Acoustic Crowe will perform from 5:00 p.m. until 8:00 p.m. Then, the band Pfreak Show will take the stage and entertain the crowd from 8:00 p.m. until Midnight.As for Saturday’s LIVE entertainment, the festival welcomes Matt Westerfield from 5:00 p.m. until 8:00 p.m. Then, the band Ellusion will play from 8:00 p.m. until Midnight.                                                                                                                                            The Fleschner, Stark, Tanoos and Newlin Law Firm is also offering those attending the festival FREE cab rides home.  This service will be available both nights.  For a FREE ride, call E2 Taxi, previously Yellow Cab of Terre Haute at (812) 478-5000 and tell them the law firm is picking up the tab as part of their safe and sober program.For more information, call St. Benedict Church at (812) 232-8421 or visit www.stbenedictth.org License # 137123

 

 

 

A Prayer In The Year Of Our 150th Anniversary

Loving God, you have blessed our parish with generations of faithful people seeking to walk in the footsteps of your Son.

In Humility, we give thanks for those who inspired, sacrificed and led us to this moment in time.

In joy, we give thanks for the privilege of gathering in prayer, celebrating Eucharist and serving you as a community of faith.

In prayer, we ask you, O God, to help us to continue to grow in our faith.

Grant us a gentle spirit to serve the People of God.

Inspire us by your Spirit to bring the Good News of salvation to the world by our words and deeds.

Give us the vision, faith, and courage to build a vibrant future for those who will carry on the legacy of St. Benedict Parish.

Through our Lord Jesus Christ, your son, who lives with you in the unity of the Holy Spirit, one God, for ever and ever. Amen.

 

 

 

 

 

Please click below on Help for the Hungry to find listings of area

Food Pantries, Soup Kitchens, and Mobile Food Pantries.

Let us all work together to help feed the hungry.

Help for Hungry

Mobile Food Pantry
Food Pantries
Soup Kitchens

 

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Every Wednesday

St. Benedict 4:45-6:30pm the church is open for private prayer and meditation,

all are welcome!

 

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Terre Haute Youth Ministry link

http://www.terrehauteym.org/

 

 

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St. Benedict Festival Raffle Capital Prize. You can still enter  to be eligible for the big drawings at the festival July 12th! 

 

Raffle Entry Form

 

WINNER'S LIST

Week#1-Tyler Dinkel-$1500 lucky number #257

Week#2- Anonymous-$250 lucky number #314

Week #3-Chris Koszewski-$250 lucky number #262

Week #4-Ellen Pitts-$250 lucky number #336

Week #5-Connie Lund-$250 lucky number #011

Week #6-Jane Mills-$250 lucky number #195

Week #7-David & Mary Lou Winters $250 lucky number #361

Week #8-Steve Woods $250 lucky number #201

Week #9-Elizabeth Meneghini $250 lucky number #362

Week #10-Mark Elliott $250 lucky number #333

Week #11-Rosemary Timmons $250 lucky number #345

Week #12-Molly Wheeler $250 lucky number #385

Week #13-Bob & Penny Schafer $250 lucky number #786

Week #14-Beth & Jerry Callahan $250 lucky number #357

Week #15-Vivian Niemeyer $250 lucky number #436

Week #16-Vivian Niemeyer $250 lucky number #436

Week #17-Bob Kress $250 lucky number #134

Week #18-Jack Butwin $250 lucky number #292

Week #19-Gary Williams $250 lucky number#180

Week #20-St. Benedict Soup Kitchen $250 lucky number #000

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St. Patrick School of the Terre Haute Deanery

 

 

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Masses

SATURDAY MASS TIME IS 5:30P.M.

SUNDAY MASS TIMES ARE  8:30AM & 11:00AM

Daily Mass is offered on Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, and Friday at 12:05p.m.(in the Church)

INFORMATION

Office Hours 9:00am- 4:00p.m. Monday-Friday

 

Fr.Martin Day, O.F.M. CONV. LIC THEOL., Pastor

 

Fr. Matthew Malek, O.F.M., CONV., Associate Pastor

 

Phone: 812-232-8421

Fax: 812-238-9203


Holy Day Liturgies
Vigil 5:30 p.m.
Day 12:05 p.m.

Reconciliation: Saturday 4:00pm  (In Church) or by appointment

 

Weddings, Funerals, Baptisms
Contact the Parish Office 812-232-8421

 

Hellmann Hall Rental
Contact the Parish Office 812-232-8421

 

A Prayer In The Year Of Our 150th Anniversary

 

Loving God, you have blessed our parish with generations of faithful people seeking to walk in the footsteps of your Son.

In Humility, we give thanks for those who inspired, sacrificed and led us to this moment in time.

In joy, we give thanks for the privilege of gathering in prayer, celebrating Eucharist and serving you as a community of faith.

In prayer, we ask you, O

God, to help us to continue to grow in our faith.

Grant us a gentle spirit to serve the People of God.

Inspire us by your Spirit to bring the Good News of salvation to the world by our words and deeds.

Give us the vision, faith, and courage to build a vibrant future for those who will carry on the legacy of St. Benedict Parish.

Through our Lord Jesus Christ, your son, who lives with you in the unity of the Holy Spirit, one God, for ever and ever. Amen.

 

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