Sunday, September 16, 3:00 PM
St. Mary’s Chapel, The St. Paul Seminary, St. Paul
The Archdiocesan Outreach to Persons with Disabilities invites you to the Annual Mass for Persons with Disabilities. Sing-along begins at 2:30 PM. Archbishop Bernard Hebda will celebrate Mass, which will also have a sign language interpreter. Social and light refreshments following Mass.
Candidates who complete both Conﬁrmation Classes for Persons with Disabilities will be allowed to receive the Sacrament of Conﬁrmation at this Mass.
Wednesday, September 12, 7:00 PM, School Library
Are you engaged or married to a Catholic and want to know more about the Catholic faith?
Are you a baptized Catholic, but missed the Sacraments of Eucharist and Confirmation?
Then RCIA (Rite of Christian Initiation for Adults) might be perfect for you…
Contact Sean Lavell at firstname.lastname@example.org or in the Parish Office (x9042) for more information.
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August 4 - St. John Vianney
Study: Symbolon: Living the Faith, Session 4: Penance and Anointing of the Sick*
Study: YDisciple: Called, Session 3: Called to Holy Orders
Read: The Curé d’Ars Today
Read: The Young People’s Book of Saints
August 6 - Feast of the Transfiguration of the Lord
Study: Lectio: Peter, Session 6: In the Shadow of the Galilean
Study: Symbolon: Knowing the Faith, Session 5: Who is Jesus?*
Study: YDisciple: Who is God?, Session 3: Is Jesus Really Divine?
Listen: Who Do You Say That I Am?
Listen: Jesus is…*
August 11 - St. Clare of Assisi
August 14 - St. Maximillian Kolbe
August 15 - Solemnity of the Assumption of the Blessed Virgin Mary
Study: Symbolon: Knowing the Faith, Session 9: Mary and the Saints*
Study: The Bible and the Virgin Mary, Lesson 11: The Assumption*
Study: YDisciple: Activities, Total Consecration
Read: Faith Basics: Understanding Catholic Teaching on the Blessed Virgin Mary
Listen: Answering Common Objections: Mary
Escuchar: El Ave María y la Oración
August 18 - St. Helena
August 27 - St. Monica
August 28 - St. Augustine
August 29 - Passion of St. John the Baptist
*Available in Spanish
Saturday, August 18 - Sunday August 19
After all Masses, Commons
Enjoy some coﬀee and donuts after Mass as you learn how to become more involved, about our faith, and how to serve others by making Jesus Christ known and loved through our Mission and Discipleship ministries. Plan now to visit the booths and talk with representatives from various ministries about becoming Team Catechists and Discipleship Group leaders for Faith Formation, RCIA, Encounter, Conﬁrmation and Life Nights; becoming a Peer Minister or Marriage Mentor couple; as well as joining a Stewardship subcommittee!
Wednesday, August 15, 6:15 AM, 9:00 AM, 6:00 PM
Tuesday, August 14
Join in solidarity with members of San Max, our Honduran sister parish, and celebrate the Feast of St. Maximillian Kolbe. Members of San Max will attend a special Mass that day, pray rosaries, novenas and especially for prisoners, drug addicts, the sick, family unity, justice and peace.
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Saturday, August 4 and Saturday, August 18
9:30 - 11:30 AM, Church of St. Richard, Richfield
Do you know anyone with special needs or mental or physical disabilities age 16 or older, who has not received the Sacrament of Confirmation? Both sacramental preparation classes are mandatory for guardians and candidates. Pre-registration preferred but walk-ins accepted. Please contact Deacon Eric Gunderson or Sonya Flomo at email@example.com or 651-291-4488 for more information.
Thursday, August 2, 7:00 - 9:00 PM
The San Max Sister Parish Committee we would like to invite you to join us to talk about how to deepen our involvement with our sister parish. This will be an informal gathering at the home of Carlos Alfonzo and Patricia Mudoy (5533 Malibu Drive, Edina). We’ll get to know one another, spend some time brainstorming about how to deepen the connection, and talk about the planned trip to Edina by a group from San Max as well as our next Mission Trip to San Max. We hope you can join us, but if you can’t we ask that you pray for the success of our sister parish relationship.
Please RSVP by July 28 to Patricia Mudoy at firstname.lastname@example.org. If you have any questions, contact Melissa Miller in the Parish Office (x111).