“I have come that they may have life, and have it to the full.” John 10:10
Around the Parish
Due to size limitations, it is more important than ever to make a reservation for Mass and cancel reservations that you will not be able to make. Thank you!
Mass is live streamed every day at 9:00 AM.
The Parish has gifted our parishioners with a 6-month subscription to Magnificat. We hope that you and your family will enjoy it!
Ave Maria Catholic Parish is looking for a Business Manager to join our staff. The primary responsibility of the Business Manager is to assist the Pastor and Principal in the business affairs of the parish and school in an ethical, efficient and organized manner. This includes, but is not limited to, financial management and reporting, accounting, contract administration, office management, facilities management, and human resources. Visit our jobs page to learn more.
Catholic Charities is hiring a part-time Administrative Assistant for the Castle Rock office. Verbal/written bilingual – Spanish/English communication skills required. Full details may be found at www.ccharitiescc.org/about-
Champions After School Care (Teacher and Aide Position)
Ave Maria Catholic School after-care, Champions, is looking to hire one Teacher and one Aide for the afternoon program. Afternoon hours for the Teacher position are Monday-Friday from 2:30 PM – 6:00 PM. Afternoon hours for the Aide position are Monday-Thursday from 2:30 PM – 5:00 PM. Please review the job description here.
If you are interested or have additional questions, please reach out to Laney Cleveland at Laney.Cleveland@
There will be a recitation of the rosary before all Masses, beginning about 25 minutes before Mass time. We are still looking for volunteers to lead the Rosary before the following Masses:
6 PM Saturday
7 AM Sunday
1:30 PM Sunday
5 PM Sunday
If you are interested or would like more information, please reach out to Rick Nielsen at 303-699-2943 or Richardnielsen3@comcast.net.
Respect Life News
Please view the Respect Life News update for upcoming information.
Adoration is held in the church on Mondays and Thursdays from 9:30 AM to 7:30 PM in the church. We need people to sign-up to cover all the hours of the exposition, although walk-ins are welcome.
FIRST SATURDAY DEVOTIONS
Please join us on the first Saturday of every month to renew our dedication to our Lord through the intercession of Mary. We will begin with Mass at 9:00 am followed by adoration, confessions, and a Rosary at 9:30 am. Adoration will conclude at 10:30 am.
The First Saturday devotions were encouraged by our Lady when she appeared to Sr. Lucia, one of the visionaries at Fatima.
Weekly confessions will be held after the 9 AM Mass on Saturdays.
MORALITY OF VACCINES
Some parishioners have been asking about the morality of how vaccines are created and which ones we should avoid because of their use of aborted fetal cells. The Colorado bishops have addressed this question in a recent letter to the faithful. Click HERE to read the letter.
Missals for the 2021 Liturgical Year will be available for purchase at the parish office.
The cost for Missals (Large or Regular print) is $6.00 each, CASH or CHECK only.
Contact – Tish Estrella: testrella@
2021-2022 School Registration/Enrollment
Open Enrollment for new families begins February 2nd! Ave Maria Catholic School is a preschool through 8th-grade campus open for in-person and remote learning. Our mission is the education and development of the whole person (spiritual, moral, intellectual, physical, social, and emotional) allowing each student to achieve their full potential through solid Catholic teachings, challenging academics, and strong community involvement.
6 Reasons to Choose Ave Maria
We invite you to see what makes Ave Maria Catholic School special. Learn more about us or schedule a tour at school.avemariacatholicparish.
Please Consider Supporting Ave Maria 8th Grade Fundraiser
Coupon Books will be sold after Masses this weekend! $300 in savings at your favorite local restaurants.
The Parker/Highlands Ranch/Lone Tree Showcase Passports are now available! Help support our local businesses and our 8th Grade fundraiser. Chuck-full of our favorite places and great deals! https://www.parkershowcase.
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