Current Office Updates

As of May 1, 2020:

Office Hours: Open Monday through Friday from 9am-12pm for essential staff only. We do have a 24/7 office hallway that you can drop things off or pick things up, if needed.

Public Masses: There will be no public Masses and other liturgical services held at Our Lady of the Pines until further notice.

Video Recordings of Sunday Mass: We will continue to provide a virtual platform of Sunday Masses and liturgical feasts.

Sacrament of Reconciliation: The Sacrament of Reconciliation will still be offered at Our Lady of the Pines at 3pm on Saturday. There will be special arrangements made to secure everyone’s safety. If you come, please park in the front parking spaces and someone will inform you how to proceed. According to the policy, there will be strict limits of no more than 10 people at a time entering the worship space.

Sacrament of Confirmation: As indicated by Bishop Sheridan, all parishes in the Diocese of Colorado Springs have postponed Confirmation until further notice.

First Communion: First Holy Communion celebrations need to be postponed until such time it is safe to gather as a community at Mass.

Baptisms: Baptisms can still be celebrated with only the immediate family present and no more than 10 in number, are to congregate at one time. Please contact [email protected]

Anointing of the Sick: The sick may be anointed if they approach the priest prior to entering the hospital or other health care facility. The Sacrament may be given to those in immediate danger of death in their homes. Please contact the office if you or a family member is in need of this sacrament.

Faith Formation Ministries: As directed by the Diocese of Colorado Springs, all formation gatherings are cancelled until further notice. Thankfully, our parish empowers all parents to live out their call as the primary catechists in their children’s faith life. Families are reminded to continue with their Pflaum Gospel Weeklies, FUSION family activities, Sacrament preparation materials. Etc. Faith Formation families will be emailed with updates in this regard.

Parish Programming: All programming, meetings, practices and events are cancelled until further notice.

Staff: Our staff is working remotely as much as possible to safeguard their own health as well as the people they serve. They are all available via email. To find their contact information, click here. Please continue to pray for us.

Finances: We are very grateful for all those who continue to support our parish by donating online at ourladyofthepines.org. We all will be facing financial challenges and we so appreciate your kindness and your generosity especially during this challenging time.

Your needs: If you are need of anything, we are here to assist you as best we can. Please contact [email protected] if we can help you in any way.