Baptisms can be celebrated all Sundays of the church year except during Lent. A baptismal preparation class schedule will be available monthly by calling the Parish Center at 320-256-4207.
Young adults in their junior year (11th grade) of high school are candidates for the Sacrament of Confirmation. Faith Formation classes in grades 7-10 are considered essential preparation.
Penance is regularly scheduled each week on Tuesdays after the evening Mass. Communal Penance Services are scheduled during Advent and Lent. Check the bulletin for times.
Communion is celebrated during all Masses and is also available to the home bound by contacting the Parish Center at 320-256-4207.
Couples planning to celebrate marriage are required to contact the parish at least six months before setting a wedding date.Sponsor Couples are trained to help engaged couples in the marriage preparation process to evaluate their relationship and preparations for marriage.
Rites of Christian Initiation of Adults (R.C.I.A.)
Adults seeking initiation into the Church participate in the R.C.I.A. process, beginning with a period of inquiry and leading to the celebration of Baptism, Confirmation and Eucharist. Adults already baptized in other Christian denominations also participate in the R.C.I.A. process.The formal process begins prior to Lent, culminating at the Easter Vigil.
Anointing of the Sick
Anointing of the Sick is celebrated the first Sunday of December each year at a Sunday Mass. Families/individuals are especially encouraged to contact the pastor for anointing before surgery or at a time of acute illness.