St. Mary’s Catholic Church
Tipton, Iowa
Tipton Faith Formation

Mary Barnum,

Director Religious Education

Contact Mary at:

       319-321-0715 (Cell)


208 Meridian St, PO Box 309 - Tipton, Iowa 52772  

   Phone:563-886-2506     Fax: 563-886-326

Mary Barnum, DRE


Faith Formation

Downloadable Registration form here: 2018 19 Family Registration Form.pdf

Download, fill out, scan and email to Mary Barnum, D.R.E. or to the parish office or download and bring in person to Catechetical Sunday Mass and reception.

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Downloadable Faith Formation Schedule Calendar Available here: 2018 2019 General Calendar.pdf

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K – 7: Sunday mornings - November 18, December 2, 9, and 16. Meet in the hall – classes start at 9 a.m.! (No class next week, November 25, it’s coffee and rolls Sunday!) On December 16, students will come to class as usual, attend Mass together, re-enact the Nativity and then Cookies and refreshments follow in the parish hall!

Confirmation Class of 2020 – students in this year’s 8th and 9th grades: Wednesdays December 5, and 12, at 7 p.m. in the hall.

Grades 10, 11, 12 – Next gathering is November 28, at 7 p.m. in the hall.

Adults, young and old, Sunday Studies are at 9 a.m. in the religious education office in the parish hall. We study and reflect on the lectionary Scripture of the day and liturgical seasons of the church.

Singing/Praying: People interested in singing for the joy of singing are invited to sing through some new and some familiar music the 4th Wednesday of each month. Our next “4th Wednesday Sing” will be November 28, 7:30 p.m. to 8:15 p.m. in the Church. Please contact Mary Barnum if you have any questions (or music requests!). The music is intended for adults and students in grades 8 – 12.