St. Thomas More Catholic Church is a vibrant, active, welcoming parish. You will love it here! 

We have many  Ministries offering you a variety of ways to be the hands and feet of Jesus, to touch souls, and renew spirits. Listed below is a brief description and contact information for several Ministries. Feel free to call on us; we'll be happy to answer any questions you may have.


ADULT FAITH FORMATION Want to know more about God, Jesus, and the Catholic faith? Returning Catholic; long time gone? We're here to answer your questions. Jim Collins cell: 831.821.9369

EUCHARISTIC HOME VISITS Unable to attend Mass or know of someone who can't attend? We visit homebound in Chico, Durham, Magalia, Oroville and Paradise. Lani McManus office: 530.399.0509

MUSIC DIRECTOR Directs and manages the musical activities of the parish. Love to sing? Phil Bartek 530.864.5243

BAPTISMAL PREPARATION Helping families get ready for baptism. Maresa Kelly maresaav@yahoo.com

FUNERAL PLANNING Help with arrangements in accordance with the liturgical traditions of the church. Maresa Kelly maresaav@yahoo.com

PARISH MAINTENANCE It takes a lot to maintain a parish - cleaning, gardening & general upkeep. STM has parish workdays on most Tues.,Wed., and Thurs. If you have a calling to care and maintain your parish call the church office 530.877.4501 for more info.

CHILDREN'S FAITH FORMATION Teaching for children ages preschool to 6 yrs. Deon Mangan cell: 530.518.1941 DeonM@stmparadise.org

GREETERS MINISTRY Work together with the ushers to offer hospitality to those entering the church. Barbara Brown 530.877.4501

SOCIETY of ST. VINCENT de PAUL Men and women volunteers serving the needs of the Ridge Community. 530.877.4501

CONFIRMATION PREPARATION If you need information please call the church office 530.877.4501

GRIEF SUPPORT MINISTRY Providing support to those who have suffered a loss; no matter how long ago. Cheryl 530.877.8859H 530.514.8859C

TABLE OF PLENTY This prograrm is on hiatus at this time. We are partnering with other local churches to provide for this important community outreach ministry. Call the church office for more info 530.877.4501.

COMMUNICATIONS TEAM Responsible for weekly bulletin, Facebook, Twitter and all traditional and social media. Rolawn Rehmann cell: 678.429.3848 webteamstmparadise@gmail.org

KNIGHTS OF COLUMBUS A Catholic-based fraternal organization focused on charity, unity, and fraternity. Ron Martin, (408) 515-7174, rckoharry@sbcglobal.net

THE WOMEN'S CLUB OF STM is in full swing! We are putting together a robust and vibrant calendar of events to meet the spiritual, social and service needs of the women of the parish.

MASTER CALENDAR All dates for activities & events related to the parish are managed from here. Call office for more info 530.877.4501

YOUTH MINISTRY Provides youth oriented activites, fellowship and community for young people. Phil Bartek 530.864.5243


St. Thomas More Catholic Church celebrates Mass weekly in Paradise each Sunday at 10 a.m.

Mass times for Holy Days of Obligation are published on the web once announced. 

The 2020 Holy Days (remaining): Tuesday, Dec. 8 The Immaculate Conception of the Blessed Virgin Mary; Friday, Dec. 25 Christmas-The Nativity of the Lord

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T: 530-877-4501

E: office@stmparadise.org


767 Elliott Rd. Paradise, CA 95969


Monday to Thursday  9 a.m. - 2 p.m.  Closed Friday.