2609 Park Street, Jacksonville, Florida 32204

(904) 387-2554

Email: parishoffice@spsjax.org

St. Paul’s Guild Wild Wild West Fundraiser

All families are invited for an exciting evening “Wild West” of dancing, fun, food and fellowship sponsored by St Paul’s Guild

Saturday February 22nd starting at 5:30PM. Western Buffet, Square Dancing, Silent Auction all part of what will be a memorable evening.

Tickets are $20 for adults, $10 for Children 5-12 years of age, 4 years or younger are welcome for FREE.


Kitchen Project

St Paul’s Family,
We have completed our Kitchen Renovation project
which has been on the church list of improvement
projects for several years. Our objective is to build a
commercial certified kitchen that will better serve
our school and parish for various functions including
hall rental for weddings and private events.

One of the opportunities available is for generous donors to continue supporting this project financially by making a contribution in the second collection.

May God continue to Bless all of us here at St Paul’s!
Father George

School Enrollment News

Please share with friends and family!
Our St Paul’s Catholic School in NOW enrolling students PreK-3 to 8th Grade. We accept Step Up for Students, McKay and Gardiner Scholarships!
Please stop by the school office during the day and we will be delighted to take you on a tour of our facility.
Kim Repper
School Principal

Adoration Reflection

I told myself I didn’t have time
to stop along the way
And visit The Blessed Sacrament
perhaps I’d stop some day.
And then one day I finally stopped
my conscience to appease
I found some time to spend with Him
and thought that He’d be pleased
But as I prayed, The Lord said” Child
it hurts to be ignored
your tepid faith has pierced My Heart
much deeper than the sword”
“You treat Me with indifference
and wound My Heart a new
“But I took the time to die
“upon The Cross for you”
Although He’d waited patiently
I passed on by each day
And now I saw how wrong I was
how selfish were my ways.
My eyes were filled with tears
how could I be so blind?
To stop and visit Him was more
than just a matter of time.

Lenten Fish Fry- Yummeee

Please join us every Friday starting March 8th  ( EXCEPT  for 3/15 & 3/29 ) for our delicious Fish Fry. It is a community event sponsored by our Knights of Columbus.

$8.00 per person- $24 for a family of 4 or more- $2.00 additional per order for Shrimp- $1 Soft Drinks


**  Check out the pictures for our Fish Fry in the PHOTO GALLERY.

Lenten Schedule

Lenten Schedule 2019 at St. Paul’s Riverside

Lent is a season of reflection, fasting and prayer

Palm Collection – the weekend of Feb 23/24 & March 2nd/3rd

  • Drop off your 2018 Blessed Palms in the back of the church both weekends.

Ash Wednesday – March 6th

  • 8:00 AM:  Mass with Ashes
  • 12:10 PM: Mass with Ashes
  • 6:00 PM:  Mass with Ashes

Stations of the Cross and Mass – every Friday from March 8 to  April 12th.

  • 5:30 PM: Stations of the Cross
  • 6:00 PM: Mass
  • 6:30 PM: Fish Fry at the Auditorium

(No Stations/Mass on Friday, March 29th due to Eucharistic Congress.)

The Eucharistic Congress – March 29th,30th  (Fri, Sat) at the Prime Osborn Center – Confessions and Stations of the Cross.

Services for Holy Week

Palm Sunday Services – April 13th & April 14th

  • 4:00 PM: Vigil Mass
  • 9:00 AM: Mass
  • 11:00 AM: Mass
  • 7:00 PM: Mass

Procession and Chrism Mass – Wednesday, April 17th, 10:30 AM

  • Cathedral of St. Augustine
  • St Paul’s Student Altar Servers, who would like to attend the Chrism Mass, should sign up with Kim Repper, St Paul’s School Principal.
  • All are invited to attend.

Holy Thursday– April 18th at 6:00 PM – Liturgy of the Last Supper – Washing of Feet, Adoration, procession to Chapel.

Good Friday – April 19th

  • 3:00 PM: Solemn Stations of The Cross
  • 3:30 PM: Communion and Veneration of The Cross
  • 4:30 PM: Fish Fry (Fundraiser for the Kitchen Renovation)

Easter Vigil: – April 20th – Saturday

  • 8:30 PM: Mass followed a RCIA reception.


Easter Sunday – April 21st

  • 9:00 AM: Mass
  • 11:00 AM: Mass
  • 7:00 PM: Mass

A Celtic Celebration

Dinner & Silent Auction to benefit the students education at St Paul’s. A science lab is our focus this year.
Tickets are available at the school office or at the door the evening of the event.
Only $25 per person – make checks payable to St Paul’s PA.

Every Thursday from 8:30 to 5:30 PM we offer Adoration of the Blessed Sacrament. Please join us!