Young Adult Listening Sessions with Archbishop Hebda
Archbishop Hebda invites young adults (ages 18-39) of the Archdiocese to join him for the second listening session regarding the abuse crisis in the Church. Attendees are encouraged to share their ideas for creating and maintaining safe environments, healing the Church, and moving forward together. This session is Wednesday, December 19 from 7-9 p.m. at the Basilica of St. Mary in Minneapolis. Click here for more information.
PLEASE NOTE: There will be NO Adoration on Friday, December 14 at 8:00 a.m.
Weekend Mass Schedule:
Saturday Evening: 5:00 p.m.
Sunday: 7:30 a.m., 9:00 a.m., 11:00 a.m., 12:45 p.m. Mass in Spanish, 6:00 p.m. (Sept-May)
Dec. 12 - Nuestra Senora de Guadalupe / Our Lady of Guadalupe 7:00 p.m. Mass
Dec. 24 - Christmas Eve Mass 4:00 p.m. (in Church and Gym), 6:00 p.m., 7:30 p.m. Spanish Mass, 11:00 p.m. (music begins at 10:00 p.m.)
Dec. 25 - Christmas Day Mass 9:00 a.m., 11:00 a.m., 12:45 Mass in Spanish
Feast of Mary, Mother of God Mass (This is a Holy Day of Obligation)
December 31 - 5:30 p.m. Mass
January 1 - 9:00 a.m., 11:00 a.m. bilingual Mass
Grateful and Generous Annual Pledge Drive
We invite all parishioners to participate generously in providing the resources for our worship together, the maintenance of our facilities and the support of our educational and outreach opportunities by renewing their stewardship covenant.
Covenant Cards have been sent by mail to all registered active parishioners. If you haven’t received or have misplaced your covenant card, additional cards are available in the back of church or in the kiosks in the church lobby. You can also pledge online by using the Confidential Online Pledge Form.
Thank you to everyone who supports our parish community throughout the year with their attendance, service and regular financial contributions.
First Friday Adoration for Spiritual Healing and Reparation
In addition to our regular first Friday adoration in the church from 8:00 a.m.— 9:00 a.m., will have adoration in the chapel from 10:00 a.m.— 8:00 p.m. for the months of October through May. This extended time on first Fridays for adoration is intended for us to offer a Holy Hour of Reparation and Prayers for Healing in the aftermath of the clergy abuse crisis. Please consider coming for an hour, or as little or as long as you can. All are welcome!
The Catholic Services Appeal Foundation
The Catholic Services Appeal Foundation is seeking continued participation in their annual appeal. CSA provides critical support to 18 ministries, and as you may know, 25% of what we collect will be returned directly to our parish to help support our own parish ministries. Fr. Rask has invited all parish households who have not yet pledged to consider a gift to the CSA. Will you help us increase our participation this year? Please click HERE to read Fr. Rask's invitation regarding this important appeal. If you have not already contributed, you may DONATE HERE by choosing "Parishes S-Z", and "St. Odilia-Shoreview" as the designated parish.
For more information, please visit the CSAF website at www.csafspm.org. We are grateful to all those who have responded to date.
Our Pledge to HealBelieve in the possibility of help and healing.
There is hope.
The Archdiocese of Saint Paul and Minneapolis partners with Canvas Health, an independent and professional local care provider to help you or anyone who has been abused or victimized by someone representing the Catholic Church. Referrals and financial support for counseling, individual or group therapy, and spiritual advising or direction area offered to assist in the healing process. Confidential, compassionate assistance is available 24 hours a day, 7 days a week at 651-291-4497 or click below for more info: