Lone Tree, Nichols, and Hills,  Iowa

Sts. Mary and Joseph

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Our clustered faith communities invite you to explore our joint website. 

And we hope it prompts you to visit and worship with us in person!

Ash Wednesday begins the Season of Lent 
Wednesday, February 14, 2018. 

Masses for Ash Wednesday, February 14
  • 8:30 A.M. at St. Joseph, Hills
  • 10:00 A.M. at Pioneer Park, Lone Tree
  • 6:30 P.M., St. Mary, Lone Tree
  • 6:30 P.M. at St. Joseph, Hills. 

The Collection for the Churches of Eastern Europe will be taken up on Ash Wednesday, February 14.

We will again promote The Best Lent Ever with daily meditations coming directly to your e-mail from Dynamic Catholic. Just get registered at BestLentEver.com. 


On Thursdays during Lent, starting February 22, we will have Stations of the Cross, Mass and Soup Supper at 6:00 P.M. at St. Joseph, Hills, and at 6:30 P.M. at St. Mary Church, Lone Tree for three Thursdays and then at The Church of St. Mary, Nichols for the following two Thursdays. 

Unlocking the Mystery of the Bible

Featuring Jeff Cavins and Sarah Christmeyer of Ascension Press

Our Lenten study begins on Tuesday, February 6, 6:30 P.M. at St. Joseph Parish Hall and continues for 8 weeks until March 27. 

There is no charge. A student workbook includes the time line chart and book mark sells for $19.95 and would be a benefit for your participation. 

If you would like a workbook, see Father Mike or call the Cluster Office, (319-679-2271).

On Sunday, February 11, we will have the blessing of the Rice Bowls and their distribution for our Lenten helping with Catholic Relief Services.  

Click here to go to CRS Rice bowl website


Encounter Lent


Click here to be taken to our page about the local Catholic Worker House in Iowa City.


         St. Joseph Hills           

The Church of St. Mary Nichols            

        St. Mary Lone Tree