St. Michael Catholic Church

May 2020 archive of Parish Updates

May 2020 archive of Parish Updates

Parish Update for Friday, May 29, 2020

Posted by Jim Thorp on 5/29/20

Extreme Faith Camp Cancelled, Day Camp Planned for August

The St. Michael-Albertville Catholic Youth Ministry team announced last night that Extreme Faith Camp (EFC) 2020 is officially cancelled, but that they are planning Extreme Faith “DAY” Camp on the evenings of August 10-13 at the parishes. Registration for Extreme ... Read More »

Parish Update for Wednesday, May 27, 2020

Posted by Jim Thorp on 5/27/20

Limited Public Masses, Indoor Confessions Have Resumed

Limited public Masses are now available according to our regular schedule. Read Fr. Richards's letter to parishioners from last week for more information, and the letter from the Minnesota bishops from last week presenting the case for reopening on our homepage, stmcatholicchurch.org. ... Read More »

Parish Update for Friday, May 22, 2020

Posted by Jim Thorp on 5/22/20

Limited Public Masses to Resume on Tuesday Fr. Peter Richards officially announced today that limited public Masses will resume on Tuesday, May 26. Check out the latest Priests In Shorts video from Fr. Richards and Fr. Joe below. Then, take time to read Fr. Richards's letter to parishioners explaining ... Read More »

Parish Update for Wednesday, May 20, 2020

Posted by Jim Thorp on 5/20/20

Celebrate Josh Salonek’s Diaconate Ordination this Weekend!

This Saturday at 10 AM, St. Michael native Josh Salonek will be ordained a transitional deacon, in preparation for ordination to the priesthood next spring. The entire parish is invited to celebrate virtually with the Saloneks: To watch the ordination Mass via livestream ... Read More »

Parish Update for Monday, May 18, 2020

Posted by Jim Thorp on 5/18/20

Update from Fr. Richards and Archbishop Hebda on Public Masses

Dear Parishioners,

On Friday, I received this latest communication from our Archbishop Hebda (also speaking for the bishops of Minnesota) at 4:30 PM this afternoon. I share the bishops’ sentiments and support them in the work that they are ... Read More »

Parish Update for Friday, May 15, 2020

Posted by Jim Thorp on 5/15/20

No Mass Yet – but Smaller Groups Permitted

The governor’s new “stay safe” order permits smaller groups of less than 10 to gather while maintaining social distancing between members of different households. If you have questions about your parish group or space to meet, please contact the parish office ... Read More »

Parish Update for Wednesday, May 13, 2020

Posted by Jim Thorp on 5/13/20

New Livestream Link

Our livestream went down earlier today. It appears that our equipment was not meant to run non-stop for weeks on end. (When we installed it, we had no idea that we would be using it 24-7.) Our new livestream link is here: youtube.com/watch?v=ca1Vj38F3ng – and you ... Read More »

Parish Update for Monday, May 11, 2020

Posted by Jim Thorp on 5/11/20

Update Your Parish Contract Info in Less Than a Minute

Please update your contact information by answering three easy questions. We hope to be able to send text messages to our parishioners soon. If you have a cell phone that can receive texts, providing us with that phone number ... Read More »

Parish Update for Friday, May 8, 2020

Posted by Jim Thorp on 5/08/20

New “Priests In Shorts” Video: Life During Quarantine Fr. Richards, Fr. Joe and Fr. Tony (pastor at St. Henry in Monticello) enjoy dinner at the rectory, give us a glimpse into what's changed for them during the virus outbreak, and invite all high-schoolers and young adults to a virtual ... Read More »

Parish Update for Wednesday, May 6, 2020

Posted by Jim Thorp on 5/06/20

Patriotic Rosary Livestream Tomorrow at Noon

Please join us as we observe the National Day of Prayer with our annual patriotic rosary, noon to 1 PM, led by Fr. Peter Richards. The rosary will be livestreamed from the link on our parish homepage, stmcatholicchurch.org. Lunch will not be provided ... Read More »

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