Saturday 4:00pm & 6:00pm

Sunday 8:00am & 10:30am


Tuesday thru Friday 8:00am

NOTE: Wednesday 8:35am

(during the school year)

RSS Daily Readings

  • Thursday, July 31, 2014
    Reading 1Jeremiah 18:1-6Responsorial PsalmPsalms 146:1-2, 2-4, 5-6GospelMatthew 13:47-53 […]

RSS Saint of the Day

  • St. Ignatius Loyola
    St. Ignatius was born in the family castle in Guipúzcoa, Spain, the youngest of 13 children, and was ... […]

Upcoming Events

  • July 31, 2014
    • 8:30 am: Adoration of the Blessed Sacrament
  • August 1, 2014
    • 7:50 am: Benediction of the Blessed Sacrament
    • 8:00 am: MASS
    • 1:00 pm: Finance Meeting
      Location: Rectory
  • August 2, 2014
    • 7:00 am: Men Of Action
      Location: Rosary Room
    • 9:00 am: Bible Study
      Location: Kearn Hall
    • 2:45 pm: Reconciliation
    • 4:00 pm: MASS
    • 6:00 pm: MASS
  • August 3, 2014
    • 8:00 am: MASS
    • 9:00 am: Sanctity of Life Meeting
      Location: Rosary Room
    • 10:30 am: MASS

Recent News

St. Matthew Parish Day at the Ball Park!

Come watch the Cedar Rapids Kernels with our parish community! Sunday, August 10th Game time: 2:05 Gates open: 1:00 PM Ticket price: $7.00 TICKETS ON SALE AFTER MASS: August 2/3, & August 9/10 Club Seating Activities: kids can run the bases, play catch in the outfield, … [Read More...]


St. Matthew School Has a Little Free Library!

What is a Little Free Library? It’s a “take a book, return a book” gathering place where neighbors share their favorite literature and stories. In its most basic form, a Little Free Library is a box full of books where anyone may stop by and pick up a book (or two) and bring back another … [Read More...]

50 Years of Marriage (or more)!!!

Are you a parish member who has been married 50+ years? Invitations have been sent out for this year’s celebration. If you received your invitation, please RSVP as soon as you are able! If you did not receive an invitation, and are celebrating 50 years of marriage (or more) anytime this year, … [Read More...]

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7 Steps to a Holier Life – By Mother Teresa

When we are stressed or feel overly burdened in life it’s usually because we’ve gotten our priorities out of order. Here are 7 of my favorite Mother Teresa quotes that will help. When read in this order, they are guaranteed to bring order and peace back to your life. Give them a try. Step … [Read More...]

Fr. David Beckman’s Welcome

…more from Fr. David


A Pastor’s Welcome

On behalf of the St. Matthew Catholic Community and Parish Staff, I would like to personally welcome you to our parish website. I hope that your “visit” will give you a sense of the opportunities … [Read More...]

Pastor’s Column

This is the fourth in a series of bulletin articles I am doing to reflect on the question: WHY GO TO MASS? Because Christ was a unique human being, the sacrifice he offered on the cross once and for … [Read More...]

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