Community Life

Apostolic Blessing

Pope Francis sent a blessing for our 50 years as a parish! This blessing document will be professionally framed soon, to be displayed in the foyer. Text: The Holy Father Francis cordially imparts the requested Apostolic Blessing to The Church of St. Edward Bloomington, Minnesota on the occasion of 50th Anniversary Founding of Parish Church…

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2017 Fish Fry

2017 Lenten Fish Fry A huge THANK YOU to all who helped support this year’s fish fry fundraiser on Friday, March 24th. A record was set by serving over 500 people—absolutely crushing the 400 served last year, which had been our highest number to date. All money raised through ticket sales, tips and additional donations…

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We Are Hiring!

Director of Social Justice Support, coordinate and shape all actions connected to the ministries of Social Justice and Charity Outreach. Director of Community Life Oversee, support, coordinate, and develop parish and fundraising events. More Information Read whole job descriptions on the archdiocesan career page (follow purple links above). Email (or mail) a cover letter, resume,…

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We Broke a Record!

Lenten Fish Fry Way to Go and Thank You! A huge THANK YOU to all who helped support this year’s fish fry fundraiser on Friday, March 24th. A record was set by serving over 500 people—absolutely crushing the 400 served last year, which had been our highest number to date. All money raised through ticket…

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Fishing for Your Help

As many of you may already know, on Friday, March 24th, we have our annual Lenten Fish Fry! But do you know why we host a fish fry each year? We host a fish fry each year as a fundraiser for our high school youth ministry’s summer mission trip. But believe it or not, sometimes…

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2017 Cana Dinner

2017 Cana Dinner: “Building a Life Together” Renewal of Vows, Candlelight Dinner & Dance Saturday, February 25, 6:30 PM Every year, married couples gather at St. Edward’s Church to celebrate the Sacrament of Marriage, giving credit to the work of God’s spirit to enrich their partnership with commitment, trust and love. A brief but beautiful…

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50th Anniversary Celebration

See photos from our 50th Anniversary, Founding Members Celebration, Feast of St. Edward on our Facebook page by clicking here.    Thank you to the MANY people who worked on our 50th Anniversary and Feast of St. Edward! Including the 50th Task Force, Feast Committee, Worship Committee, Liturgical Volunteers, Musicians, Choir Hospitality, Food & Beverage,…

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Thank You!

From our pastor, Fr. Brian Fier: A BIG THANK YOU to everyone who participated in last Sunday’s 3rd Annual Pancake Breakfast Fundraiser — from the Knights of Columbus, Washburn McReavy Funeral Homes, our parish staff, the 70+ volunteer workers, the 800+ people who enjoyed the meal, and many more who contributed to the success of…

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2017 Pancake Breakfast

Third Annual Pancake Breakfast Sunday, January 15, 2017 “A Great Day for Our Community!” Over 70 volunteers + 4 event leaders + 2 KC co-chairmen + parish staff + 160 lbs of pancake mix + 241 lbs of sausage + gallons & gallons of milk, juice and coffee = Over 800 happy pancake breakfast guests! Pancake…

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Forty-nine Years and Counting

Mine has been an eventful year (plus a few months) at this parish! I can honestly write that it has not ever been dull. Parishioners have continued to be supportive and helpful—incredibly so, and I am grateful. I am especially enjoying the 50th Anniversary Planning Committee in action. They are detail-oriented, committed and hard working—all…

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