SACRAMENTS

BAPTISM | Contact the parish office a month in advance to fill out the form and to attend Baptism Mentoring Sessions. All Baptisms will be celebrated privately until further notice.

FIRST COMMUNION | is celebrated in the spring for those in second grade or above. Each student wishing to receive their First Communion must attend Faith Formation classes starting in the fall.

CONFIRMATION | is celebrated in the spring of tenth grade. Each student wishing to receive their Confirmation must attendFaith Formation classes starting in the fall.

RECONCILIATION | is available by appointment for each Parish.

MARRIAGE | Contact the priest 6 to 12 months in advance of the date of marriage to fill out the forms, to do FOCCUS Test and to attend Marriage Prep Mentoring sessions. Fr. Pratap is seeking married couples who are practicing Catholics, and have children, who would be willing to volunteer to help prepare our engaged couples for marriage. Please contact Fr. Pratap at 507-226-4536, or your parish office, if interested.

HOLY ORDERS | Holy Orders is the sacrament through which the mission entrusted by Christ to his apostles continues to be exercised in the Church until the end of time: thus it is the sacrament of apostolic ministry. It includes three degrees: episcopate, presbyterate, and diaconate. - Catechism of the Catholic Church 1536

For more information, contact the Vocations Office of the Diocese of Winona-Rochester.

ANOINTING OF THE SICK | By appointment. Please contact the parish office at 507-831-1985. What is it?