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Regular Mass Schedule: Mondays – Saturdays: 8:00 a.m. (with some exceptions for holy days or other holidays), Saturdays: 5:00 p.m. (except Christmas Eve and the Easter Vigil), Sundays: 8:30 a.m., 10:30 a.m., 12:30 p.m. (en español) and 6:00 p.m. (except Easter Sunday, Christmas Day, and New Year’s Eve/Day).  See “Special Liturgies” below for Holy Day and Holiday Mass schedules.

American Sign Language (ASL) Interpreter: Saturday: 5:00 p.m.

La Misa en Español: Domingos a las 12:30 p.m.

Nursery:  Our nursery is available during the 10:30 a.m. Sunday Mass for children ages 1-3.  It will be closed on holiday weekends.  It is located in the space across the hall from the Blessed Sacrament Adoration Chapel.

Sacrament of Reconciliation: Saturdays 3:30-4:30 p.m. (except Holy Saturday) and Wednesdays at 7:00 p.m. (except for holidays and Holy Days).

Televised: QCTV Comcast cable channel 15 (Recorded Mass of the previous weekend) Sundays: 2:00 a.m. & 8:00 a.m.

For those who do not have cable, there is a Mass that is televised on “antenna” TV at 11:00 a.m. on Channel 45 or 5.2.  That particular Mass comes from the Diocese of St. Cloud.

OFFICE HOURS:

Academic Year:  Monday and Thursday – 8:30 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.; Tuesday and Wednesday – 8:30 a.m. to 7:30 p.m. when Faith Formation is in session, otherwise closing at 5:00 p.m.; Friday – 8:30 a.m. to 1:00 p.m.; Saturday – 12:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m.; Sunday – 8:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.

Summer:  Monday through Thursday – 8:30 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.; Friday – 8:30 a.m. to 1:00 p.m.;
Saturday – 12:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m.; Sunday – 8:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.

Special Liturgies

There are many options for prayer at St. Stephen’s.

Monday through Saturday mornings the Blessed Sacrament is exposed in the Holy Cross Chapel at 7:00 a.m. with the rosary following at 7:15 a.m.

The Divine Mercy Chaplet and Liturgy of the Hours are prayed Monday through Saturday in the Holy Cross Chapel or The Refuge immediately following the 8:00 a.m. Mass.

Advent 2017 Reconciliation Day is set for Tuesday, December 19, 12 – 8:00 p.m.

Lent 2018 Reconciliation Day is set for Tuesday, March 20, 12 – 8:00 p.m.

Many priests will be available throughout the day to hear confessions as you prepare for the great feasts of our Catholic Church.

Stations are prayed Fridays during Lent at 7:00 p.m.

On Good Friday, Stations of the Cross will be prayed at 3:00 p.m.

Morning Prayer at 8:00 a.m.
Mass of the Lord’s Supper in Church at 7:00 p.m.

La Misa en Español – 7:00 p.m. en el FCC

Morning Prayer at 8:00 a.m.
Stations of the Cross in Spanish at 12:00 noon and “Live” Stations at 5:00 p.m.
Stations of the Cross at 3:00 p.m.
Liturgy in Church at 7:00 p.m.

El Viacrucis – 12:00 p.m. y El Viacrucis en vivo – 5:00 p.m.
Servicio de Viernes Santo – 7:00 p.m. en el FCC

The parish office is closed.

Morning Prayer at 8:00 a.m.
(No Confessions)
(No 5:00 p.m. Mass)
Easter Vigil Mass at 8:00 p.m.

La Vigilia Pascual (bilingüe) – 8:00 p.m.

Masses at 8:30 and 10:30 a.m.
(No 6:00 p.m. Mass)

El Domingo de Resurrección – La Misa en Español – 12:30 p.m. in la iglesia

Masses with the Sacrament of Anointing are typically offered once in the fall and once in the spring.

Fall 2017 Mass – Saturday, October 7 at 10:00 a.m.  (NO 8:00 a.m. Mass this day.)

Spring 2018 Mass – Saturday, April 21 at 10:00 a.m.  (NO 8:00 a.m. Mass this day.)

If there is an urgent need for the Sacrament of Anointing, please contact the parish office at 763-421-2471.

Mass will be celebrated at 9:00 a.m. at Calvary Cemetery – 991 State Highway 10 West.  (NO 8:00 a.m. Mass.)  In case of inclement weather, Mass will be celebrated in the church at 9:30 a.m.

The Parish Office will be closed.

Mass is celebrated at 9:00 a.m. July 4.  (There will be NO 8:00 a.m. Mass.)

The Adoration Chapel will close at 5:00 p.m. Friday, June 30 and re-open at 8:30 a.m. Wednesday, July 5.

The Parish Office will be closed.

Mass will be celebrated August 14 at 7:00 p.m.

Masses will be celebrated August 15 at 8:00 a.m. and 5:30 p.m.

El 15 de Agosto – La Misa en Español – 7:00 p.m.

If this day falls on a Saturday or Monday, it is still a Holy Day, but the obligation to attend Mass is dispensed.

Mass will be celebrated at 9:00 a.m.

There will be NO 8:00 a.m. Mass this day.

The Parish Office will be closed.

The Vigil Mass for this Holy Day will be celebrated in the church at 5:30 p.m. October 31.

Masses for this Holy Day of Obligation will be celebrated in the church at 9:00 a.m. and 7:00 p.m. November 1.  Please note there will NOT be an 8:00 a.m. Mass November 1 and there will NOT be Confessions November 1.

El 1 de Noviembre – La Misa en Español – 7:00 p.m. en el FCC.

 

If this day falls on a Saturday or Monday, it is still a Holy Day, but the obligation to attend Mass is dispensed.

A  Mass of Remembrance will be celebrated at 7:00 p.m.  We especially remember those from our parish community who have passed into eternal life this past year.

El 2 de Noviembre – La Misa en Español – 7:00 p.m. en el FCC.

Mass will be celebrated at 9:00 a.m.

There will be NO 8:00 a.m. Mass this day.

The adoration chapel will close at 5:00 p.m. on Wednesday, November 22 and re-open following the 8:00 a.m. Mass on Monday, November 27.

The Parish Office will be closed Thanksgiving Day and Friday.

The Vigil Mass for this Holy Day will be celebrated in the church at 7:00 p.m. December 7.

Masses for this Holy Day will be celebrated in the church at 9:00 a.m. and 5:30 p.m. December 8.  (There will be NO 8:00 a.m. Mass December 8.)

El 8 de Diciembre – La Misa en Español – 7:00 en la iglesia.

You are invited to celebrate Mañanitas and Mass for Our Lady of Guadalupe December 12 at 5:45 a.m.

After the celebration, we will enjoy atole (a traditional Mexican beverage), bread and tamales.

You are also invited to celebrate on Sunday, December 10 at 12:30 p.m. the Solemn Mass in honor of the feast of Our Lady of Guadalupe.

A traditional Mass will be celebrated with Mariachi, and after Mass, we will celebrate with food and fellowship.

All are welcome!

Christmas Eve Masses on December 24 will be celebrated at 4:00 p.m., 5:30 p.m. and 10:00 p.m.  (Note there will be no 6:00 p.m. Mass.)

El 24 de Diciembre – La Misa en Español – 7:00 p.m. en la iglesia.

Christmas Day Masses on December 25 are 8:30 a.m. and 10:30 a.m.   There will be NO 6:00 p.m. Mass.

El 25 de Diciembre – La Misa en Español – 12:30 p.m. en la iglesia

No Vigil Masses December 31.  Please also note there will NOT be a 6:00 p.m. Mass December 31.

January 1 Mass – 9:00 a.m.

El 1 de Enero – La Misa en Español – 12:30 p.m.

If this day falls on a Saturday or Monday, it is still a Holy Day, but the obligation to attend Mass is dispensed.

Masses will be celebrated at 8:00 and 9:30 a.m. in the church.

A Word Service will be held at 12:00 noon in the chapel.

Masses will be celebrated at 5:00 and 7:00 p.m. in the church.

La Misa en Español – 7:00 p.m. en el FCC