Browsing the 2020 archive of Parish News

St. John's Cathedral is closed to the public until April 15, 2020

Posted by St. John's Cathedral on 3/25/20

St. John's Cathedral is closed to the public until April 15, 2020 Learn more in the Diocese of Boise's official statement in response to State of Idaho "stay at home" order

Exposition / Adoration and Confessions

Posted by St. John's Cathedral on 3/18/20

Beginning Monday, March 23rd in St. John’s Cathedral:

Daily Monday through Friday 8:00 a.m - 6 p.m. Exposition/Adoration

Thursday Holy Hour 7 p.m. Cancelled

Every Saturday 7:00 a.m - 6 p.m. Exposition/Adoration 

Every Sunday 8:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m. Exposition/Adoration All in the Cathedral

Confessions every day EXCEPT SUNDAY, ... Read More »

Diocese of Boise Official Statement: Public Mass Suspended

Posted by St. John's Cathedral on 3/17/20

March 17, 2020To the Catholic Faithful of the Diocese of Boise:It is with a heavy and prayerful heart that I write to you today. I have determined the need to suspend all public Masses in the Diocese of Boise from March 21-22 through Palm Sunday, April 5. I am ... Read More »

Update: Stations of the Cross cancelled; Sat. Confessions to be held in Cathedral

Posted by St. John's Cathedral on 3/17/20

All Friday Stations of the Cross (English and Spanish) and Lenten Dinners are CANCELLED.

All confessions will be held upstairs in the Cathedral on Saturday, March 21 at 3:00 pm.

Mar. 21: Saturday Catechesis CANCELLED

Posted by St. John's Cathedral on 3/17/20

Please note that Saturday Catechesis scheduled for this Saturday, March 21 has been cancelled. Thank you and stay well.

A message from St. John's Cathedral regarding COVID-19 Preparedness and Spiritual Solidarity

Posted by St. John's Cathedral on 3/16/20

St John’s Cathedral facility cleaning preparedness:

Currently, every Monday morning the Cathedral pews are cleaned and sanitized. At this time we have asked our cleaning company to sanitize everything at 4' and below. The day chapel will be sanitized each day. On Wednesday, the pews will be sanitized and ... Read More »

Religious Ed & Youth Ministry CANCELLED

Posted by St. John's Cathedral on 3/14/20

Dear Families:

In light of the recent COVID-19 news in Idaho, we have decided to cancel ALL Religious Ed and Youth Ministry classes until at least April 5.  We hope that you all will join your fellow Cathedral family in praying for all who have been affected and for the ... Read More »

Mar. 18: Chrism Mass, 7 pm

Posted by St. John's Cathedral on 3/10/20

The Diocese of Boise Chrism Mass is Wednesday, March 18 at 7 pm. All Catholics are encouraged to attend this annual celebration, followed by a dinner and social in the Parish Hall.   PLEASE NOTE: 8:30 am, 12:15 pm and 6:30 pm Spanish Mass are CANCELLED on Wednesday, March ... Read More »

Mar. 4: Office of the Bishop Memo on Liturgy and the Coronavirus

Posted by St. John's Cathedral on 3/05/20

Mar. 3: Coronavirus Response

Posted by St. John's Cathedral on 3/03/20

The Cathedral has decided to suspend the use of reception of the Precious Blood at all masses. This is an indefinite suspension. We will revisit the use at a later time when we feel that the risk of the spread of any virus has been contained. Also, please note ... Read More »