Rite of Christian Initiation of Adults (RCIA) & Rite of Christian Initiation of Children (RCIC)

Faith formation (baptism, confirmation, eucharist) for those desiring to join the Catholic Church.  Also, adapted for children and youth (ages 7+).  Sponsors are always needed to journey with the catechumens and candidates--sponsors find this experience educational and rewarding!


Contact Deacon Gary McSwain 208-765-5108



Adult Faith Formation

Parishioners are also welcome to continue their own personal formation through RCIA.  Topics are in the weekly bulletin.  Other presentations are periodically presented.



Middle School and High School Faith Formation

St. Pius X youth ministry exists to invite young people in grades 6-12 to celebrate Jesus, embrace one another, grow in faith, and develop leadership skills.  Catch the action!


Fall Calender 2016


Mid-High Retreat Form October 14-16, 2016  and  High School Retreat Form October 21-23, 2016


Youth Medical Information and Consent Form  and  Youth Code of Conduct


Adult Liability Waiver  and Adult Code of Conduct



Youth Minister (Middle School and High School) contact PJ Ross 208-755-9086



Elementary Faith Formation

Preparation for Sacraments and on-going faith formation for preschool to grade 5.  Vacation Bible School is provided following the academic school year.  Liturgy of the Word is provided during Sunday morning liturgies depending on available volunteers.


Contact Lorraine Stravens or Cyndi O'Leary 208-765-5504



St. Pius X Parish Library

Provides a myriad of reading material, CDs, DVDs, pamphlets, and flyers, with some available for checkout.


Contact Lorraine Stravens 208-765-5108



Idaho Catholic Register (ICR)

The official Catholic newspaper of the Diocese of Boise, Idaho.  It is available for subscription through the parish office or in the back of the church.  Newspaper contains information on local, statewide, and worldwide news.


To subscribe to the ICR, contact our Parish Office 208-765-5108
To submit an article to the ICR, contact the ICR Office in Boise 208-342-1311
To visit the ICR website, click here
To peruse ICR archives, click here