Spiritual Growth


Men's Early Morning Bible Study

There is a men's bible study that meets at 6 am on Wednesday mornings.  Interested in joining?


Contact Gary Damiano at 208-664-0711 or Dick Benzinger at 208-676-9132.



Men's Annual Retreat

Yearly autumn retreat at Camp N-SID-SEN on Lake Coeur d'Alene.  Open to parishioners and men throughout the Inland Empire.


Contact Mike Anderson at 208-664-1498 or anderson155@roadrunner.com 


Click here for the 2017 Retreat Flyer and Registration_Form


Click here to view photos and listen to sessions from PREVIOUS YEARS.



Women's Annual Retreat

Yearly autumn retreat at Camp Lutherhaven on Lake Coeur d'Alene.  Open to parishioners and women throughout the Inland Empire.


Contact Maureen Woitas at stpiuswomens@gmail.com


Click here to view photos from PREVIOUS YEARS



North Idaho Catholic Youth Camp (NICYC)

The Inland Northwest's ONLY Catholic camp for kids.  NICYC offers an awesome week of fun, faith, and fellowship for young people going into the 5th grade to those recently graduated high school.  Join us as we come to know Jesus in an amazing way.  Endorsed and supported by Kootenai County Parishes and Knights of Columbus.


For more information please contact Camp Director, Tammy Loe 208-771-1930 or visit their website www.nicyc.org 



Seder Meal

Assist with the planning, organizing, and preparation of the annual Seder Meal.  Volunteers lead the spiritual program while others serve the meal.


Contact Donna Murphy 208-762-2783 



Eucharistic Apostles of Divine Mercy

Combination of prayer group, bible study, and service.  A way of life performing spiritual and corporal works of mercy.


Contact Joanne Wing 208-664-2711



Prayer Chain

Sign up to be part of a group of people who pray for requested prayers.  A prayer chain is a group of people who are willing to pray for others and their needs.  At present, most of the people on the prayer chain have computers, so we send the requests via email.  (If a person does not have email, we will reach them by phone.)


Contact Marge Mladjan at 208-777-9485 or stpiusprayerlink@gmail.com.  (If you participate in the prayer chain, it is imperative you notify Marge of any changes to your email address!) This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view



Eucharistic Adoration

Silent reflection and prayer before the Blessed Sacrament primarily for vocations to the priesthood.  Takes place in the church every Thursday from 9 am - 6 pm; additionally, from 5 - 6 pm there is Communal Holy Hour ending with Benediction at 6 pm.


There will be 40 hour Adoration beginning on Friday, January 19, 2018Friday, April 20, 2018; and Friday, July 20, 2018.


Volunteer for specific times by contacting Anna Curtis at 208-666-5475.