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Day of Prayer
Thursday, May 6
ONSLOW COUNTY - 12 noon at Beirut Memorial, Jacksonville
CARTERET COUNTY - 6 pm at Carteret County Speedway, Swansboro
Please bring lawn chairs to spread out and be socially distanced.
IOP Catholic Church
A father/guardian & son apostolate following the teachings of the catholic church through outdoor adventure
Fosters an environment for men & boys to grow in virtue while staying true to the teachings of the magesterium of the catholic church
Troop Chaplain - Fr. Vic Gournas
Troop Captain - Michael Hauck
Calling IOP School Alumni
A Database is being created for students who attended
St. Francis of Assisi
Infant of Prague
If you wish to be included, please go to:
Must be at least 18 years of age to participate
Spiritual Adopt-A-Baby Program
Sunday, April 18
The beginning of the IOP Spiritual Adopt-A-Baby Program
This program is a personal commitment to pray for one unborn child who is in danger of being aborted
Pledge cards will be available to commit to praying for one baby and family
Mass Intention Policies
Effective March 1, 2020
In our Catholic Parish, there are many requests for scheduling Mass intentions
IOP Parish has only a certain amount of Mass intention opportunities.
The following policies are being implemented in order to accommodate the numerous requests in a reasonable and fair manner.
Help is needed to restock the food pantry
For Baptized Christians
over the age of 16, desiring to
complete their sacraments
Religious Articles Room
In order to stay in compliance with Gov. Cooper's mandates during Covid-19, the Religious Articles Room will be open for business with stipulations.
Click below for the list of stipulations to be followed
Rosary Conference Call
A conference call line has been established for anyone wishing to pray the rosary
The rosary will be prayed every night at 7pm
Anyone who would like to join in is welcome
use the code 8429450#
BVM Shrine & Columbaria
Shrine structure is complete and will have a statue of our Lady of Grace on a pedestal and a large Miraculous Medal, n a wall behind her statue.
for Parishioners who chose to be cremated and desire that their remains be interred on the grounds of their church.
Point of Contact: Jose Cabrera
App for catholic life every day
A great mobile app to connect & stay up-to-date with our parish
Text to phone
number 88202, or
download from Apple Store or Google Play