Purpose: Our Lady of the Snows Catholic Church, in service to Jesus Christ and in union with our Bishop, serves the local community and visiting guests through liturgical worship and charity.

Vision: Our parish vision is to use our passion for the Catholic Faith and our commitment to family to form a community of disciples that joyfully lives the Gospels, leading all to eternal life in Jesus.

Latest News & Events

Fall 2017

Mass Schedule for All Saints & All Souls Days: Nov. 1 & 2

All Saints Day (Holy Day of Obligation), Nov. 1:
7:30 a.m. Mass – St. Charles (Eng.)
12:10 p.m. Mass – Our Lady of the snows
7:00 p.m. Mass – St. Charles (Span.)
All Souls Day, Nov. 2:
8:00 a.m. Mass – Our Lady of the Snows
5:30 p.m. Mass – St. Charles (Eng.)
7:30 p.m. Mass – St. Charles (Span.)

Children’s & Youth Discipleship Formation Classes Start Tues., Oct. 17

1st-5th graders in our 2-year 1st Holy Communion prep program meet from 2:45-4:00 p.m.; 8th-11th graders in our Pre-Confirmation class meet from 4:30-6:00 p.m.; and 9th-12th graders in our Confirmation class meet from 6:30-8:00 p.m.

Weekly RCIA Group Meeting: Thursdays at 7:00 p.m. at St. Charles Borromeo in Hailey

This group is for those who are curious about or considering becoming Catholic, and will meet in the St. Charles rectory starting on Oct. 12. Please contact Bob Rubel at 208-309-2605 with any questions.

Idaho Young Adult Catholic Conference at the JUMP Center in Boise: Nov. 3-5

For young adults seeking a more meaningful life, a deeper connection with God, and fellowship with others sharing these desires. Featured speakers include Fr. Dave Pivonka, TOR, Matt Fradd, The Sisters of Life, and many more. Music by Jake Inek & Band. Tickets are $75. For more info or to register go to www.catholicevangelii.com.

Healing Weekend Retreat: November 3-5 in Boise

If you or someone you know has struggled with the spiritual and emotional aftermath of abortion, you are invited to experience the healing love of Jesus Christ at the upcoming Rachel’s Vineyard Retreat at Nazareth Retreat Center in Boise. For more information, contact Gerry & Susan Guzman at gsguzman@msn.com or 208-938-9797, or visit www.rachelsvineyard.org. Return phone calls are handled with discretion.

Our Lady of the Snows 10th Anniversary Celebration of the Dedication of Our New Parish: Wed., Dec. 13 at 5:30 p.m.

Come join us for a special Mass at 5:30 p.m., followed by a festive reception in the parish hall.

World Meeting of Families with Pope Francis: Aug. 18-27, 2018 in Dublin, Ireland

Travel with Bishop Peter Christensen on this 9-day pilgrimage which includes visits to Galway, Our Lady of Knock, Cliffs of Moher, Killarney, Dingle Peninsula, County Cork, Rock of Cashel and Dublin. Price is $3,990 and includes airfare from anywhere in the US. To register for the trip or for travel information, contact Proximo Travel at 855-842-8001 or 508-340-9370, Reference Code 490. To register for the World Meeting of Families, contact Jay Wonacott from the Diocese of Boise at 208-350-7535, jwonacott@rcdb.org.

FORMED has come to the Wood River Valley Catholic Community!

We are excited to share the gift of a free subscription to FORMED.org–an incredible online gateway to the best Catholic content, all in one place! Described by some users as a “Catholic Netflix,” FORMED has inspiring movies and video-based programs, audio presentations, and e-books from the Church’s most compelling speakers and authors. With your free subscription to FORMED you can access this content 24/7 on your television, phone, laptop, iPad or Kindle. To get started, pick up a registration card in the church entryway or contact the parish office at 208-622-3432 or parishofficeols@gmail.com.

Welcome & Congratulations to Our New Choir Director, Dorinda Rendahl

Dorinda has been a pianist and cantor at our Saturday evening Mass for over 20 years, and is now fulfilling a dream of directing our Sunday Mass choir. Please take a moment to congratulate her in her new expanded role at Our Lady of the Snows.

HURRICANE RELIEF:

Catholic Charities USA is leading the U.S. Bishops’ Conference effort to provide relief to victims.
If you would like to help, please click here: CCUSA Disaster Relief