Advent Prayer Service
Dec
9
4:00 PM16:00

Advent Prayer Service

4:00 p.m. at the Church of St. Anastasia in Hutchinson, MN

All children and families are invited to join Bishop John M. LeVoir for a special Advent Prayer Service and prepare for the true meaning of Christmas.

Please bring the Baby Jesus figure from your home manager scene for Bishop LeVoir to bless during the service. There will be a blessing on families and expectant mothers as they prepare for Jesus' birth in their hearts.

In keeping with the generosity of the Advent season, a "swaddling clothes" collection (blankets, sleepers, layette items, etc.) will be taken for babies in need.

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St. Padre Pio Relic Tour
Oct
28
10:00 AM10:00

St. Padre Pio Relic Tour

Come venerate the relics of Saint Pio of Pietrelcina at the Cathedral in New Ulm on the occasion of the 50th commemoration anniversary of his passing. A Mass in honor of Saint Padre Pio will be celebrated at 10:00 AM by Bishop LeVoir. Click here for photos, videos and more information about the upcoming tour.

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3rd Annual Business Meeting for Pastors and Business Managers
Oct
25
9:30 AM09:30

3rd Annual Business Meeting for Pastors and Business Managers

The Diocesan Office of Operations and Finance presents the third annual meeting for Pastors and/or Parish Business Managers on October 25, 2018, 9:30 a.m. to 3 p.m. at the Church of St. Aloysius in Olivia.

Father Mark Steffl will present an Introduction to “temporal goods.” What are temporal goods?These are the worldly possessions of the Church Universal, Diocese, and Parishes possess to help them fulfill their mission. Presentation will include:

  • Buildings and other “ecclesiastical goods” which are the belongings of the parish.

  • Some information on cemeteries

  • Mass stipends

  • Stole fees

  • Parish finance councils and parish pastoral councils (AFC Councils)

  • Which councils are required and when must a pastor consult his council, etc.

There will be time for questions after Father Steffl’s presentation. This will be valuable information for both the business managers and pastors.

Penny Forst will give a brief presentation of the requirements and procedures for the new diocesan census form. There will be time for questions and sharing.

Lunch

Karla Cross will give a brief presentation on Safe Environment. There will be time for questions and for sharing.

Click here for an informational flyer.

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Discipleship Day
Sep
29
8:30 AM08:30

Discipleship Day

BASIC EVANGELIZATION TRAINING

Discipleship Day 2018, sponsored by the Diocese of New Ulm, will be Saturday, September 29 from 8:30 a.m. until 2 p.m. at the St. Aloysius Jubilee Center in Olivia. Bishop LeVoir will preside at the Mass at 8:30 a.m. The theme is Basic Evangelization Training and the keynote speakers are Denise Hirl and Deb McManimon from St. Paul Evangelization Institute. For further information or to register, contact Cindy Blickem (507-233-5325 | cblickem@dnu.org) or Kevin Losleben (507-233-5327). This event is open to ANYONE interested in evangelization!

Click here for flyer. Click here for registration form.

 

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Marriage Preparation
Sep
8
8:30 AM08:30

Marriage Preparation

The diocesan Marriage Preparation Program is designed specifically for engaged couples. It is time set aside for engaged couples to explore and strengthen their relationship. Through presentations given during each day-long program, engaged couples are challenged to reflect individually and to dialogue privately with each other about key aspects of married life.

Program registration begins at 8:30 a.m. with the first presentation scheduled for 9:00 a.m. and ends at approximately 6:30 p.m. The program is conducted at the Church of St. Aloysius Jubilee Center in Olivia located behind the church at 302 South 10th Street.

Click here for more information and registration form.

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Mass and Adoration for Hope and Healing
Sep
7
6:30 PM18:30

Mass and Adoration for Hope and Healing

Celebrated by Bishop John LeVoir

Are you struggling or hurting?
Come and lay your burden at the feet of Jesus
Share your trials with your brothers and sisters
Receive prayer for your physical, spiritual, and emotional needs
Let the Holy Spirit heal and renew you

6:30pm Mass followed by Eucharistic Adoration with opportunities for healing prayer, and Confession

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Prayer Service for Hope and Healing
Jun
22
7:00 PM19:00

Prayer Service for Hope and Healing

Presided by Bishop John LeVoir

Eucharistic Adoration with opportunities
for healing prayer, Confession, spiritual counsel

Are you struggling or hurting?
Come and lay your burden at the feet of Jesus
Share your trials with your brothers and sisters
Receive prayer for your physical, spiritual, and emotional needs
Let the Holy Spirit heal and renew you

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Cor Jesu
Jun
1
7:15 PM19:15

Cor Jesu

Cor Jesu (pronounced core yayzoo), is an opportunity to encounter our Lord in the Blessed Sacrament during adoration, while singing contemporary songs of praise, hearing a short sermon, and reconciling oneself with God in the Sacrament of Penance. Make a road trip to see Jesus!

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New Ulm Diocesan Council of Catholic Women 59th Annual Convention
Apr
28
8:30 AM08:30

New Ulm Diocesan Council of Catholic Women 59th Annual Convention

The 59th Annual New Ulm Diocesan Council of Catholic Women Convention takes place on April 28 at the Church of St. Catherine in Redwood Falls.

7:30 a.m.  Registration/Continental Breakfast/Silent Auction
8:30 a.m.  General Assembly
9:00 a.m.  Keynote Speaker - Nancy Jo Sullivan
10:00 a.m. Business Meeting/Woman of the Year
10:45 a.m. Mass
12:15 p.m.  Lunch
1:30 p.m.  Keynote Speaker - Mary Kay Stebbins
2:30 p.m.  Closing Prayer
3:00 p.m.  Drawings

For more information download the informational flyer here.

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Brunch with the Bishop - 4th Annual Benefit for Catholic Schools
Apr
22
11:30 AM11:30

Brunch with the Bishop - 4th Annual Benefit for Catholic Schools

Come and Enjoy Brunch with Bishop John M. LeVoir

The 4th Annual Benefit for Catholic Schools – Brunch with the Bishop will be on Sunday, April 22, 2018, at 11:30 a.m. (ending at 1:00 p.m.). The brunch will be held at St. Anastasia Church (Cafeteria), 400 Lake Street SW, Hutchinson. Bishop John M. LeVoir will assist in serving the brunch and greeting those attending.

Guests will be asked for a free-will offering. Free-will donations will be allocated with 75% of the donations benefiting the diocesan endowments supporting Catholic schools and 25% to the local hosting school, St. Anastasia. Donors will also have the opportunity to specify the allocation of any additional contributions.

No reservations necessary. Click here for flyer.

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DYC "Invite-a-Friend" Sunday!
Apr
8
2:00 PM14:00

DYC "Invite-a-Friend" Sunday!

The Diocesan Youth Council exists to give youth of the Diocese of New Ulm an opportunity to grow deeper in their love of Jesus Christ and his Church by providing opportunities for fellowship, intellectual growth, spiritual growth, and human development.

More information HERE.

This Sunday is an "Invite-a-Friend" Sunday. Join us for games, a talk, and Vespers. Meet new friends from around the Diocese of New Ulm! Contact Kevin Losleben for more information.

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