We are a large parish family, let’s get to know one another! It is our greatest hope that you will join us this Sunday, March 17, after the 10:30 a.m. Mass until approximately 12:00 noon for coffee and light refreshments in the cafeteria.
This weekend, we offer a vigil candle to symbolize the light that Jesus gives us through His transfiguration to enlighten us and to help us see and know God’s will in our lives.
BLESSED MOTHER CANDLE: In loving memory of David Dietz (Mom, Dad, Emily, & Adam).
ST. JOSEPH CANDLE: In loving memory of Lottie & Adam Leschinsky (Dave & Ann Marie Dietz & Family).
ST. COLUMBA CANDLE: In loving memory of Mike & Irene Chesney (Frank & Mary Ann Murin).
With God, All Things Are Possible
You matter to us.
Welcome to One and All!
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
Masses are celebrated for the weekend on Saturday evenings at 5:00 p.m. and Sunday mornings at 8:00 a.m. and 10:30 a.m. Daily Masses are celebrated at 7:30 a.m., Monday through Friday, and at 8:00 a.m. on Saturdays.
The Sacrament of Penance is celebrated on Saturdays at 8:30 a.m. to 9:00 a.m. and 3:30 p.m. to 4:30 p.m. Our weekend liturgies are celebrated with devotion, accompanied by liturgical music.
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