Administration

Don Hasbrouck

Please remember the family of Don Hasbrouck, former Parish Administrator at St. Edward’s Church, whose funeral will be held Friday, April 1st at Nazareth Lutheran Church in Cedar Falls, IA. Additionally, a casual “Celebration of Life” will be held on Saturday, April 2, from 1-4:00pm at the Knights of Columbus in Bloomington, MN.

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An Easter Prayer

Dear Fellow Parishioners, Once again we have embraced the Paschal Mystery. This past week we have celebrated Jesus’ life, death and resurrection. Alleluia! Alleluia! Alleluia! An Easter Prayer Of all of God’s gifts Easter shows us our fate Forgiven we will rise And pass through Heaven’s gate This Easter remember The sacrifice of a Son…

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Fish Fry Success!

From Patrick Smalley Director of High School Faith Formation & Young Adults Thank you to all who came out to our Fish Fry fundraiser last weekend! We served just over 400 people! Our goal was to raise $5,000 for this summer’s high school mission trip, and it is looking like we will reach that goal.…

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March Food Drive

Only a few months into every year, shelves begin to go bare, and organizations like VEAP (Volunteers Enlisted to Assist People) struggle to provide for families in need. For this reason, VEAP and food shelves across the state of Minnesota organize a March Food Drive, helping ensure that they are well equipped to continue helping…

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Chrism Mass

Dear Fellow Parishioners, This coming week an important celebration in the life of the Church takes place. Contrary to what the Irish might think, it is not St. Patrick’s Day. Contrary to what the Polish might think, it is not St. Joseph’s Day. What I am referring to is the annual celebration of the Chrism…

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Tuesday at St. Ed’s!

There will be a lot of activity at St. Ed’s on Tuesday, March 8th! Our Lenten Penance Services will be at 11am and 7pm. The Ministry of the Separated and Divorced will offer a presentation titled “Annulments: Fact vs. Fiction” at 6:30pm. And our March book discussion will take place at 7pm in the library.…

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Global Solidarity Sunday

This weekend (March 5/6) is Global Solidarity Sunday in our archdiocese. The theme is “Taste and see the goodness of the Lord.” This is a unique opportunity to share the “goodness of the Lord” in solidarity with your brothers and sisters overseas. Please support these outreach efforts generously. A second collection will be taken and…

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Music to Our Ears

Breaking news!   As reported in our newest bulletin, individual donations collected this fall and winter, combined with St. Edward’s Pancake Breakfast profits, brought us to over 75% of the cost for our new Mason & Hamlin grand piano. Terrific news indeed! But it gets even better!  An anonymous donation was just received for the remaining…

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2016 Archdiocesan Men’s Conference

All men are invited to the upcoming Men’s Conference where Bishop Cozzens will begin a new Archdiocesan initiative called The Catholic Watchmen which calls men to be protectors, providers and leaders of their family and parish. The conference includes: Mass, breakfast, dynamic speakers, and will be held on Saturday, February 27th from 8am-12:30pm in the…

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Catholic Services Appeal

Commitment Weekend February 6/7 is commitment weekend for the 2016 Catholic Services Appeal at St. Edward’s Church. If you have not already done so, please fill out your 2016 pledge form and drop it in the plate or mail it directly to the CSAF processing center using the prepaid envelope you received in the mail…

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