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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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God Whispered

What a year this has been for me. In September I joined the parish staff as the part-time middle school director and in December was invited to join full time to direct faith formation for children ages birth to 8th grade. I have loved getting to know the families and children in this church community.…

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New Finance Chairperson

Our new FC chairperson is parishioner Jim Dirlam! Jim is a graduate of DeLaSalle and earned a B.S. in Business at Marquette University. His varied experiences includes four years as a USMC (United States Marine Corp.) officer, eight years at Pillsbury Co. in finance and credit management and 30 years at Dayton-Hudson Corp. (now Target…

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From FMF Leadership

Dear Parishioners, We write to inform you that the Parish Council has accepted our recommendation to suspend our parish’s work with Families Moving Forward (FMF). Historically, FMF has been a very important social outreach mission for the Church of St. Edward. FMF leadership, parish staff and volunteers all worked closely together to host homeless families…

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From Archbishop Hebda

Dear Brothers and Sisters, One year ago this month, Pope Francis bestowed on me the honor and responsibility of leading this Archdiocese. You may recall that it was a time of considerable uncertainty and unrest. We were trying to make sense of unspeakable harms that occurred over many decades. The abuse crisis had led to…

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Lenten Greetings

Dear Fellow Parishioners: Lenten greetings! Here we are at the midpoint of our journey. How is it going? If you are like most of us, you have had a few stumbles along the way. The good thing is that we still have time to work on our offering. Here are a few “Pastor Tidbits”: 1.…

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Global Solidarity Sunday

Global Solidarity Sunday is the weekend of March 25/26 in our archdiocese with the theme: “…I was blind and now I see” (Jn 9:25). This is an opportunity to reach out in solidarity to our brothers and sisters around the world, letting our light shine for those who still hunger and thirst for God’s mercy,…

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Featured in The Catholic Spirit!

Parishioner Jake L. was featured as part of The Catholic Spirit coverage of the Minnesota FoodShare March Campaign. Thanks, Jake, for all the food you transport from our parish to VEAP! And thanks to all our parishioners who donate food to help feed our neighbors!! Read: Parishes power Minnesota FoodShare March Campaign

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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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From Bishop Cozzens

“Thank you so much for the warm welcome you gave me when I visited the Church of St. Edward on Ash Wednesday. It was very inspiring to see you as young people so involved in the celebration. Thank you also for the beautiful winter hat and shirt from Saint Edwards. I think there will still…

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