August Parish Events


Gospel Study

Tuesdays, 6:30 p.m.


August 6      Luke 12:32-48

August 13    Luke 12:49-53

August 20    Luke 13:22-30

August 27    Luke 14:1, 7-14


Church History

Thursdays, 6:30 p.m.

August 1      Reformation and Counter- Reformation: 1500—1700

August 8      Age of Revolution: 1700—1900

August 15    The Church in the Modern World: 1900—1960

August 22    The New Evangelization / New Millennium: 1960—2019

August 29    Our Role in the Story


Catholic Biblical School Information Sessions

(classes taught at Risen Christ Catholic Parish)

Wed. Aug. 14 and Aug. 28,  9:00 – 11:00 a.m.

 The Biblical School will have a class at Risen Christ this fall starting on Wed. Sept. 11th from 9:00 – 11:00 a.m. Parishioners are encouraged to participate in this class, following Pope Benedict XVI’s advice: “I urge you to become familiar with the Bible, and to have it at hand so that it can be your compass pointing out the road to follow.”



Prayer in the Square with Archbishop Samuel Aquila

Sat. Aug. 3, 10:30 a.m.

Please join Archbishop Aquila as we pray the Rosary & Chaplet at the Risen Christ statue for an end of abortion, worldwide persecuted Christians and the healing of the Church. Led by Fr. Scott or Fr. Eric. Sponsored by the Knights of Columbus.


Parish Festival Sign Up Weekend

Aug. 3 – 4 at all Masses

Our parish festival is coming Sun. Aug. 18.  To make this a success, we need over 100 volunteers to help run our carnival games. Can you help us for two hours?  Sign up after all of the Masses in the vestibules.  Also, we need a hundred CAKES for the Cake Walk.  And this year, we will have Talent Show during the festival.  Sign up to volunteer, bake a cake, and perform!


School Supply Drive

Aug. 3 – 4 at all Masses

There will be boxes in the vestibules to collect school supplies to benefit St. Rose of Lima and Annunciation schools.  Check the parish website for the complete supply list.


Women of Risen Christ Meeting 

Saturday, Aug. 10, 9:00 a.m.

 All women of the parish are invited to join this group which focuses on spirituality and service to the parish.  We will have a presentation by Jason Cox, our parish theologian, following the recitation of the Rosary and a brief business meeting. 


Parish Outreach Meeting

Sat. Aug. 10, 10:00 a.m.

 All parishioners are invited to participate in this important ministry that serves the needy in our parish boundaries. Meet in the office conference room.


Feast of the Assumption:  Holy Day of Obligation

Aug. 15  

The Assumption of Mary is a Holy Day of Obligation.  Masses will be at 6:00 p.m. (Wed. – anticipatory), 6:30 a.m., 8:00 a.m., 12:15 p.m. and 6:00 p.m. 

The parish office will be closed.


Respect Life Rosary

Sat. Aug. 17, 9:00 a.m.

Join the Respect Life committee in the recitation of the Rosary to pray for all of those affected by abortion, including victims, families, and those who work in the industry.  Following the 8:30 a.m. Mass in the church.


Parish Festival

Sun. Aug 18, 12:00 – 4:00 p.m.

Join fellow parishioners for a fun-filled afternoon of carnival games, a beer and brat garden, a talent show, and much more!  We’ll have a Country Store of hand-crafted items, and a Silent Auction featuring a drawing by Fr. Scott, a dinner at the rectory, Broncos tickets, Avalanche tickets, and much more.  Free popcorn, cotton candy and crafts for the kids.


Knights of Columbus meeting

Tues. Aug. 20,  6:30 p.m.

 The Knights of Columbus and the Ladies Auxiliary are invited to attend this special meeting, with speaker Bishop Jorge Rodriguez.



Parish Festival

Sunday, August 18,  from 12 – 4 p.m.


Thank you to everyone who helped make the festival a huge success!

We had approx. 600 parishioners and friends attend, and it was a great way to build a stronger faith community.  See you next year!



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