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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. (Spanish) & 6:00 p.m. (except Easter Sunday, Christmas Day, and New Year’s Day).  See “Special Liturgies” below for Holy Day and Holiday Mass schedules.  Please note: NO 12:30 p.m. Spanish Mass on December 24.

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: 3:00 a.m., 8:00 a.m. & 4:00 p.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.

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!

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.

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 – 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.

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

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.