Our Craft and Food Festival will be held next Saturday, November 23, in the Gymnasium and Cafeteria, from 9:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. Enjoy delicious homemade soups and baked goods, craft vendors, “a Dollar Tree,” raffle drawings, dance performances by Northern Columbia Ballet and music. Enjoy decorating your own gingerbread cookie or make a holiday craft. New this year, we have partnered with the Coming Home For Christmas Festival, the Outpost, the Children’s Museum, and the Marketplace on 10th Street to give you a full day of events!
There will be a parent meeting on Monday, November 18, at 7:00 p.m. in the church. Msgr. Lawrence will give an instruction on the Sacrament of Penance to parents of students who will be making their First Penance. The meeting will last until about 8:15 p.m. The Sacrament of Penance will be administered for the first time to our St. Columba second grade parishioners on Saturday, March 7, 2020, at 10:00 a.m.
St. Columba School’s Annual Winter Gala will be held on Saturday, January 18, 2020, at the Pine Barn Inn. Plan on joining us for an enjoyable evening of dining, dancing, raffles and silent auctions. More information to follow.
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We are pleased that you are inquiring about our parish of Saint Columba! We are the only Roman Catholic parish in Bloomsburg, PA, and we are located in the downtown area, at the corner of Iron Street and Third Street. As you look through our website, you will learn about our parish. We are a part of the Diocese of Harrisburg with a parish of 1,136 households with 2,356 registered individuals. We are fortunate to have an elementary school, pre-school through eighth grade, attached to our parish. For those who attend public school, we have a Religious Education program on Sunday between our two morning Masses. In addition to our religious education classes, we have Life Teen for the ninth through
As you peruse our website, you will get a good idea of our parish. When you come to our church, you will have a better feel for what St. Columba Church really is.
St. Columba Church Pastor Monsignor Robert E. Lawrence