St. Nicholas Church Gig Harbor Wa


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.


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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


Office Hours

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

St. Vincent DePaul Society
(253) 851-0554 Call 24/7
No Parish Office Hours




Pastor Corner

A Message from the Pastor

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National Catholic Youth Conference (NCYC) 2015

A Veiw from Rome via Zenit News Agency

The Shady World of Surrogacy Exposed in Italy

This report is contributed by Robert Clarke of Alliance Defending Freedom. --

Recently, the European Court of Human Rights issued a judgment in Paradiso and Campanelli v. Italy, which reveals a lot about the shady world of surrogacy. The court ruled that Italy was able to deny registering a child to an Italia...

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Archbishop Paglia: Synod Is a Noah's Ark to Save Families

The Church’s patrimony regarding families is enormous, says Archbishop Vincenzo Paglia, and that is why the Church is a type of Noah’s ark to save families in a troubled world. The president of the Pontifical Council for the Family made this reflection in an interview with ZENIT last week. He also offered advice ...

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As Thomas Merton Turns 100, a Look at His 'Franciscan Heart'

Author and monk Thomas Merton would have turned 100 years old on Saturday. He continues to be considered a leading Catholic thinker of the modern Church, on themes ranging from spirituality and prayer to social issues. A new book published by Ave Maria Press considers the “Franciscan heart” of Thomas Merton.


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You must not only aim right, but draw your bow with all your might. — Henry David Thoreau

In all things you do today, put forward your best effort.?

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Happy Birthday Thomas Merton! 100 Years and Still Making Waves

Writer, student, bohemian, activist, poet, traveler, artist. Thomas Merton wore many hats during his 53 years of life on this earth. He played many of these roles throughout his restless youth before finally discovering a faith that spoke to his inner most needs, transforming him into the figure we best know him as today: a Catholic Trappist Monk — a role…

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How can I be spiritual without following organized religion?

Let’s start with what “spirituality” essentially is. Spirituality is a growing intimacy with God experienced through the people, events, places, and things in each day’s living. And how will that happen? Through what you see, hear, taste, touch, smell. We are embodied spirits, and the doorways to our hearts and minds are our senses.…

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