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

Directly below is the 2017-2018 St. Mary Tipton Faith Formation Calendar. You may download a copy to print or save by clicking here: 2017 2018 General Calendar.pdf

Mary Barnum, DRE


March, 2018

Grades K-8: Sundays at 9 a.m. March 4, 11, and 18.

February 25 – no class - please join the parish for coffee and rolls immediately following Mass.

First Reconciliation: March 18 immediately following the 10 a.m. Mass

First Communion: May 6, 10 a.m. Mass

Confirmation Class of 2018: Wednesdays at 7 p.m. March 7, 14, and 21.

Confirmation: May 23, 7 p.m.

Juniors and Seniors in High School: Please contact Mary, Lauren Doughty, or a Catholic high school junior for text notifications.

Adult: 9 a.m. Sundays in the religious education office.

Lent: It’s not too late to jump into the Lenten season. Online Lenten resources include: and

“The Best Lent Ever” at

Don’t forget to pick up your family Rice Bowl for almsgiving!

All are welcome to participate in the Stations and Soup supper – see schedule below:

Please join us at St. Mary in Tipton:

    Stations of the Cross: 6:30 p.m. Wednesdays.

    Soup Supper immediately following the Stations in the Parish Hall,         led and served by:

        February 21 – Faith Formation Commission Members.

        February 28 – Parish Council Members.

        March 7 – Family Life commission Members.

        March 14 – Liturgy Commission Members.

        March 21 – Confirmation Class and High School Students.