Worldwide Marriage Encounter July 14-16, 2017, Kings House Retreat Center, Buffalo These retreats are a special time for a married couple away from all distractions: work, kids, bills, and other pressures and concerns. When was the last time you had a weekend like that? Couples do not share with the group. This weekend is for […]
The Oktoberfest Committee will begin meeting on Monday, July 10th at 7:00 p.m. at the Parish Center. New committee members are encouraged to come be a part of planning our annual Oktoberfest. No experience is required, just a desire to help your parish, work with a great group of volunteers and perhaps take the lead […]
QUO VADIS CAMP FOR YOUNG MEN – JULY 9 – 12 QUO VADIS CAMP FOR YOUNG WOMEN – JULY 16 – 19 The Office of Vocations has opened registration for the first annual Quo Vadis Summer Camp being held at Saint John Vianney College Seminary on the University of St. Thomas campus. It will run from […]
Thank you to everyone who has contributed to our Alums & Friends & Families tuition assistance fund! We’ve changed our fiscal year from September 30 to June 30 to better align with the school’s fiscal year. That means there is little time to contribute to this year’s tuition assistance fund. Please help us make our goal! If you give […]
The parish office is looking for a volunteer receptionist for Tuesdays 9:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. Please call the parish office if you are interested in sharing your time and talent with your parish.
SAVE THE DATE! Saturday, August 26th Picnic in Cherokee Park begins with 4:00 p.m. Mass. Watch for complete details in future bulletins.
Care Notes – do you know what they are? Do you where they are? Care Notes are provided to you by the Rosary Society and they are free of charge. They are informational booklets on many subjects and are located on the southeast wall of the church. A few of the booklets are: Let’s Reach […]
COS Scholarship Recipients Flaherty Scholarship: Kieran White and Connor Nicolay Skipper Slawik Scholarship; Leon Gutierrez COS High School Scholarship; Connor Nicolay, AJ Lopez, Alberto Rodriguez, Sam Schweda and Joe Silva
We’ve changed our fiscal year from September 30 to June 30 to better align with the school’s fiscal year. That means you only have a few more weeks to contribute to this year’s tuition assistance fund. Please help us make our goal! If you give by June 30, your gift will be matched dollar-for-dollar. This $50,000 challenge grant […]
Classes Begin In September for the Archbishop Harry J. Flynn Catechetical Institute Register by July 1, 2017! Come discover the plan that will transform your work, your marriage, your family, your community… your life! This fall, the Archbishop Harry J. Flynn Catechetical Institute will offer the two-year course in two different locations. Classes will be […]
On Sunday, May 28, 2017, Samson Alexander Kowal received his First Holy Communion. May God bless Samson and all the children who received their First Holy Communion this year. May our First Communicants continue to grown in their love of Our Lord Jesus Christ as they receive Him at Mass each week.
Summer 2017 Download PDF of Summer 2017 issue How Benoit Came to COS Message from Fr. Steve Dollar-for-Dollar Matching Grant Until June 30 Reunion Sunday Mass and Breakfast The First 5 Years at COS – A Brief Look Back COS’ First Graduating Class Just Graduated from High School Pastor of OLG Teaches 8th Grade Religion Class […]
On Sunday, May 21, 2017 eight children received their First Holy Communion. The children were joined by proud parents, grandparents, siblings and other family members as they received Holy Communion for their first time. May our First Communicants continue to grown in their love of Our Lord Jesus Christ as they receive Him at Mass […]
Our Community of Saints five year anniversary benefit was a huge success last weekend (Saturday, May 20th). We had over 100 people attend, guests included staff members, staff’s family and friends, school parents and their friends and family, and parishioners of our sponsoring parishes. Cossetta’s did an amazing job preparing our dinner. Our guest speakers […]
Benefit Tickets for Sale NOW! Community of Saints’ five year anniversary will be celebrated at our third annual benefit. The evening will include a Cossetta’s dinner, silent auction, games and guest speakers! Please join us Saturday, May 20th, in the St. Matthew Social Hall-6-10pm. We would love for you to join us at this fun event! Tickets: $40 per […]
A few members of the Community of Saints School community attended the Catholic Schools Center of Excellence (CSCOE) Bash on May 13, 2017, at the Hilton Minneapolis Ballroom. The purpose of the event was to fundraise for another Archdiocesan-wide “Mass of the Holy Spirit” in 2018! The first open-air Mass of the Holy Spirit for Catholic […]
On Saturday, May 13, 2017 five children received their First Holy Communion. On Sunday, May 14th three children received their Frist Holy Communion. Looking on were happy parents, grandparents and friends as these children received Holy Communion for the first time. May our First Communicants continue to grown in their love of Our Lord Jesus […]
On Sunday, May 7, 2017 nine children received their First Holy Communion from Father Bob. There were many proud parents, grandparents and extended family members as Mass as these children received Holy Communion for the first time. Many our First Communicants continue to grown in their love of Our Lord Jesus Christ as they receive […]
The Community of Saints Regional Catholic School staff has been traveling to the different Lenten meals offered at our sponsoring parishes. School families and staff worked and/or attended a recent St. Matthew’s Fish Fry, and we also visited the St. John Vianney Fish Fry. Both experiences were delicious! It is fun to support our parishes and […]
Community of Saints is proud to announce that our nationally accredited, four star preschool program has received Parent Aware status! This recognition means that Community of Saints School has been identified and acknowledged by the state of Minnesota for its high quality program, and is now an organization that can receive Parent Aware scholarship money […]
Download newsletter (PDF file) Catholic School Teachers Share Stories from the ‘60s Message from Fr. Steve As Enrollment Rises, So Does Your Support! St. Matt’s Retired Teachers of ‘76 St. Michael’s 8th Grade Class of 1966 & 1967 St. Matthew’s 8th Grade Class of 1967 St. John Vianney 8th Grade Class of 1967 Sr. Anne […]
New Years is the oldest of all the holidays. It was first celebrated in ancient Babylon a little over four thousand years ago. In 153 BC, the Roman Senate declared January 1 to be the beginning of the New Year. The word “January” comes from the Roman god Janus, the god with two faces. One […]
Between July 1st, 2015, and June 30th, 2016, the combined Saint Matthew’s and Saint Michael’s Youth Faith Formations served 44 students in grades 1 to 11. An additional 21 students from Community of Saints joined the program on sacrament instruction evenings and made their sacraments through Saint Matthew’s and Saint Michael’s parishes. Per the safe environment rules of […]