Social Justice and Charity

Great News!

Loaves & Fishes at St. Stephen’s Church Great news! A brand new coordinator for the Loaves & Fishes program at St. Stephen’s has stepped up. More information is pending. Stay tuned!

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Keep Speaking Up for Life!

Dear Fellow Parishioners: This past week we observed the 43rd anniversary of the U.S. Supreme Court’s “Roe v. Wade” decision. This is a time for all pro-life people to remember the millions of “holy innocents” who have been slaughtered in our pro-abortion world. We also pray for the countless women and men who have been…

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9 Days for Life

9 REASONS TO JOIN 9 DAYS FOR LIFE USCCB Secretariat of Pro-Life Activities Have you heard that the U.S. Catholic bishops are asking us to pray for life from January 16-24, a special period of prayer, penance and pilgrimage? A novena, easily accessible by computer, phone, or by download, will unite us in the days…

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Thank You!

Church of the Incarnation and its food shelf in Minneapolis recently sent a thank you note to St. Edward’s parishioners for 985 pounds of donated food. It came at just the right time and was distributed for Christmas. Thanks to all who donated!

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VEAP Toy Drive Ends December 13th

Last chance! St. Edward’s VEAP Toy Drive ends Sunday, December 13th. Help parents who cannot afford to buy their kids Christmas gifts this year by donating to VEAP’s Holiday Store. Make children smile Christmas morning by donating books, Winter wear items (mittens, gloves, hats and scarfs) and family board games. All donations must be valued…

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A Great Night!

Wednesday, December 2nd was a great night at St. Edward’s Church! Our all-parish faith formation night was also St. Edward’s kick-off to the Extraordinary Jubilee Year of Mercy (which officially began worldwide on December 8th). The simple but compelling prayer service with Father Brian Fier featured great music followed by engaging breakouts sessions from Father…

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Coats for Kids

Nearly 100 youngsters ages 6-12, including some from St. Edward’s parish, are wearing new winter coats because of the $2,000 in donations made by members of the Marian Council of the Knights of Columbus! Thank you Knights!

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From Mary Pat Potts

Dear St. Edward’s Parishioners, “It is with very mixed emotions that I write this farewell to all you good people of St. Ed’s. I have enjoyed 13 years working here at St. Ed’s, wearing various different hats, & sometimes all at once! I have loved every minute of my time working with all of the…

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Catholic Campaign for Human Development

Dear Fellow Parishioners: This weekend (Nov. 21/22) we take up our annual collection for the Catholic Campaign for Human Development. I encourage you to be generous. Below is some information on this worthy cause. ~Father Brian ————————— “Charity that leaves the poor person as he is, is not sufficient. True mercy, the mercy God gives…

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VEAP Gala Thank You

St. Edward’s donations for VEAP’s Gala produced ten sports baskets and garnered $3,130 for VEAP! That is an all-time high! Thanks to everyone who contributed and special thanks to John L. for coordinating this effort on behalf of St. Edward’s parish.

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