St. Patrick Church in Jackson

On May 17, 2018, St. Patrick Church celebrated its 150th anniversary with a beautiful dedication Mass and celebration.  This message from St. Patrick Society President, Jeannine Crew:

A Note of Thanks

As President of the St. Patrick Society, it is my happy duty to thank many people for the beautiful 150th Anniversary of Dedication Mass and Celebration held last Thursday, May 17, 2018, at St. Patrick Church in Jackson.

  • Fr. Colin and concelebrants Rev. Ignatius Haran, Rev. Thomas Relihan

  • Deacons Jaime Garcia and Ed Pogue

  • Altar Server Jack Rooney

  • Readers Soledad Pineda and Terri Works

  • Extraordinary Minister of Holy Communion Jack Runte

  • Procession of Gifts Tom and Kate Trassare

  • Members of the St. Patrick Society for their MANY contributions of time, treasure and talent:  Matt Blankenship, Sheila Bonito, Mike and Tina Boitano, Millie Butler, Lois Davis, Tara Farish, Mary Heidecker, Eric and Maja Johnson, Maxine Kirkpatrick, Bill and Deanna Tasto, Helene Thomas, Jack Quinn

A special thanks to those who came and worshipped with us. The strength of faith in the gathered community was evident. St. Patrick, 'the old wooden church on the hill,' holds a special place in many hearts, remembering the sacramental celebrations held there over the last 150 years!

Please read the special St. Patrick 150th Anniversary Newsletter here!


Called together by Jesus Christ, who came to restore us to friendship with the Father, we continue the work of our Savior to bring salvation to all peoples through the life-giving Church He established.


Inspired by the example of St. Katharine Drexel, we strive to serve the Lord by:


  • Making the Eucharist the source and summit of our lives

  • Building intentional community

  • Preaching the Gospel to the people of Amador County

  • Forming missionary disciples

  • Reaching out to those in need


11361 Prospect Drive

Martell, CA

(Physical Address)

11361 Prospect Drive

Jackson, CA 95642

(Mailing Address)


Monday-Friday 9 AM - 5 PM

Phone calls and in-person visits with staff are welcome during these hours.

(209) 223-2970

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