St. Nicholas Catholic Church aspires to fulfill the threefold mission of Jesus Christ:
  • To proclaim the Good News of God's saving love for all people.
  • To establish a prayerful community of believers
  • To give practical expression to the Gospel by serving the needs of others, thereby witnessing to the reality of God's saving love.


An Opportunity to Reach-out to Fellow Christians in Need of Prayer

Dear Friends in Jesus the Christ,

As the Catholic Faith Community of Gig Harbor Washington, I encourage you to take a moment and sent a card of condolences to the Mother Emanuel AME Church as they try and deal with the murder of their Pastor and eight parishioners.

Mother Emanuel AME Church
110 Calhoun St, Charleston, SC 29401
(843) 722-2561

I also encourage you to keep the Mother Emanuel AME Church in your prayers, that the healing power of Jesus will comfort them in the days to come.


Yours in Christ Jesus,
Fr. Mark

Mass Times

Communion Service
Monday-Tuesday 9:00am

Wednesday - Thursday - Friday- 9:00 am

Weekend Mass
Saturday 5:30 pm
Sunday 8:30 and 11:00 a.m.

Thursday 5:30 p.m. to 6:00 p.m.
Saturday's 3:30 p.m. to 4:30 p.m.
By Appointment

Pastor's Corner

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Parish Office Hours
9:00 am to 4:00 pm
Closed on Holidays

Main Phone (253) 851-8850
Parish Fax (253) 851-8823

After office hours/weekends for Sacramental emergency please call:
(253) 549-1954

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(253) 851-0554 Call 24/7
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