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Catholic Watchmen- Nov 21 at 6:30 pm- Guest Speaker Tim Drake

Posted by Cindy Woitalla

All men and their sons are invited to the next Catholic Watchmen meeting on Thursday, Nov 21 at 6:30 p.m. in the church and Gathering Space.

Guest speaker is Tim Drake.   He will be speaking on the importance of Eucharistic Adoration and how we can get the most out ... Read More »

St. Michael Christmas Youth Choir - Registration Now Open

Posted by Bob Swift

Online Registration is now open for children in grades 3-8 for the annual Christmas Eve Mass Youth Choir on December 24 at 4:00 p.m.  To register click here and go to the UltraCamp registration system at select St. Michael Catholic Church Youth Christmas Choir.  Click here for instructions on how to ... Read More »

Deacon Greg Steele

Posted by Cindy Woitalla

Thank you for your continued prayers for Deacon Greg Steele.  For more updates, please go to his Caring Bridge site at

Archdiocesan Synod- Mark you calendar- Archbishop Hebda wants to hear from YOU!

Posted by Cindy Woitalla

Archdiocesan Synod -  Upcoming Prayer and Listening Events

What's working and what's not in the Archdiocese?  Please prayerfully consider attending an upcoming Prayer and Listening Event, as part of the Pre-Synod Process and make your voice heard.   Looking for perspective from active and non practicing Catholics.  Your input will help ... Read More »

Catechetical Institute - School of Discipleship

Posted by Cindy Woitalla

The Catechetical Institute invites you to EXPERIENCE the School of Discipleship.    Follow the Lord 24/7.

Oct 1 through Nov 12, 2019 on Tuesdays from 7 to 8:30 p.m. at St Andrew's Catholic Church in Elk River, MN.

Cost is $125 before Aug 31.    Click here fore more ... Read More »

Grief to Grace: Healing the Wounds of Abuse Retreat

Posted by Dave Ferry

Date(s): Sunday, August 18 – Friday, August 23

Location: Minneapolis/St. Paul Area

Grief to Grace© is a 5-day overnight spiritual and psychological journey providing safety and support for anyone who has suffered degradation, neglect, or violation through physical, emotional, or sexual abuse, including abuse by a member of the clergy. Created ... Read More »

Catholic Services Appeal - "United We Rise"

Posted by Dave Ferry

The weekend of February 23rd and 24th will be our Annual Catholic Services Appeal.  To view the video shown at Mass click on the following link:

Your participation in the Annual Appeal is critical to the direct support of 20 vital ministries serving the poor, our youth, vocations, ... Read More »

Floor Repair Update

Posted by Dave Ferry

Work to repair the floor in the worship space will continue the week of March 11th.  We have two sections to go.  Barring any surprises, the work should be completed by March 22nd.  Thank you for your patience while this work has been completed.  And a thank you to all ... Read More »

Special appeal to repair the floor in our worship space!

Posted by Cindy Woitalla

We've been working on options to restore the church floor to suit the rest of our beautiful worship space.  After talking with a number of contractors, we're confident we have a solution to accomplish our goal, and a competitive price.  However, it will still be a major investment.  We're ... Read More »

United States Council of Catholic Bishops Conference

Posted by Cindy Woitalla

USCCB Fall General Assembly,  November 12-14, 2018, Baltimore, MD

The USCCB conference began with Mass.  The homily, at approximately the 17 minute mark:    USCCB Mass, Homily by Archbishop Hebda .

Some clear comments made at the USCCB fall conference on the topic of of our current crisis: A Few Good Men

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