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

Winter 2019

Make your commitment to the 2019 Idaho Catholic Appeal

Help our Diocese provide the resources needed to continue vital diocesan programs such as seminarian formation, lay ministry training, counseling services, and the campus ministries at BSU, U of I, and ISU. No gift is too small and every gift is sincerely appreciated. Our parish goal is 100% participation and $25,957. CLICK HERE to make your donation.

Week 3 of our Lenten parish-wide study, A Lent to Remember, starts Sun., Mar. 24

This week, log in to your FORMED.org account and watch A Lent to Remember, Episode 3: “Embraced in Mercy: The Rite Explained”. Gather at home with family or friends to watch and discuss the video; watch the video by yourself and participate in an online discussion on FORMED.org; or join our parish study group to watch and discuss the video on Sat., Mar. 30 from 3:45-5:00 p.m. in the parish hall. If you haven’t signed up for your free FORMED.org yet, CLICK HERE.

Save the Date for the "Epic Love" Marriage retreat: May 17-18 at Our Lady of the Snows

This retreat is for couples in their 20s, 30s, and 40s. If you would like to provide housing for couples from out of town who are attending the retreat, please contact the parish office at parishofficeols@gmail.com.

It’s official: Our Lady of the Snows has won the 2019 Interfaith Souper Bowl Competition by donating 338 cases of soup to the Hunger Coalition! Thank you Team OLS!

Beware! Scam Alert!

For the last several years, scammers have been posing as priests or parish staff and sending emails and texts to parishioners asking for gift cards. If you receive such an email or text claiming to be from Fr. Justin Brady, the parish staff, or any other priest or parish, please DELETE or IGNORE it. DO NOT reply to the sender! If you receive any suspicious or unusual email or text having anything to do with the church, feel free to call the parish office at 208-622-3432.

Group Rosary for the Intentions of the Church: Every Tuesday after 8:00 a.m. Mass

Electronic Giving is available at Our Lady of the Snows

Please consider making your giving easier and more consistent by signing up for our electronic giving option. Currently 50 parish families are using this simple and secure way to make and track their parish giving. To learn more, contact Heidi Marcus at 208-622-3432 or Marcus_heidi@hotmail.com. Sign up for electronic giving at https://osvonlinegiving.com/4195/Home/Register#/register/user/profile

Sign up for Flocknote and stay connected with our parish

Flocknote is a religious organization which provides emails and text messaging to churches throughout the United States. Now everyone at Our Lady of the Snows with an email address and/or cell phone can get the latest news, updates, schedules and more! If you are a registered member of Our Lady of the Snows, you will automatically begin receiving messages through Flocknote in the coming weeks. To view your account online, go to flocknote.com/login. To sign up for Flocknote and receive messages from Our Lady of the Snows, go to https://app.flocknote.com/OurLadySnows. If you would like to learn more about Flocknote, go to www.flocknote.com.


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Lent & Holy Week Services

Lenten Penance ServiceApril 11

6:30 p.m. Our Lady of the Snows

Holy Thursday—April 18

Mass of the Lord’s Supper

6:30 p.m. Our Lady of the Snows (Bilingual)

Good Friday—April 19

Good Friday Interfaith Service

12:00 p.m. St. Thomas Episcopal Church

Reading of the Passion & Veneration of the Holy Cross

6:30 p.m. St. Charles Borromeo (Bilingual)

Holy Saturday—April 20

Easter Vigil Mass

8:30 p.m. St. Charles Borromeo (Bilingal)

Easter Sunday Mass—April 21

8:30 a.m. St. Charles Borromeo (English)

10:30 a.m.  Our Lady of the Snows

2:00 p.m. Immaculate Conception, Fairfield