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St Aloysius Chicken Dinner & Fall Festival

Posted by Sue O'Halloran on 9/20/23

ST Aloyious, Olivia will be hosting their annual Chicken Dinner & Fall Festival on Sunday, October 15 in the Jubilee Center at 302 South 10th Street, Olivia. Please click on this LINK for more information! 

Faith Formation Registration is now open for the 2023-2024 school year

Posted by Sue O'Halloran on 8/09/23

Please click HERE to register you child(ren) for the 2023-2024 school year for Faith Formation for St Alousius and St Mary's students. Any quetions, please contact Michelle Peppel at 320-523-2030 or email at [email protected]

Cemetery Reminders

Posted by Sue O'Halloran on 5/10/23

  *For all of our cemetery's: St Aloysius, St Mary's, & Bechyn:


According to our AFC cemetery policies, “Flowers are not to be left on the grave indefinitely. Those placed on the graves near the monument or marker can be left there one week after a holiday ... Read More »

Play island Preschool @ St Mary's School

Posted by Sue O'Halloran on 4/25/23

St Mary’s School is super excited about our all day every day preschool for 4/5 years olds. Along with half day everyday 3 year old class with afternoon childcare. This opportunity is open to everyone! We look forward to hearing from you! Please click here to see more information about ... Read More »

Bishop Chad Zielinski Appointed to New Ulm Diocese

Posted by Sue O'Halloran on 7/12/22

Bishop Chad Zielinski has been appointed to the New Ulm Diocese. Installation as Bishop will be held in September. Please see our Diocesan website for more information. 

Weekend Mass Schedule

Posted by Sue O'Halloran on 12/20/21

We offer the following Mass schedule unless noted:

Saturday's Mass will be:

5pm at St. Aloysius, Olivia


Sunday's Masses will be:

8:30 am St Aloysius, Olivia

9:00 am Holy Redeemer, Renville 

10:30 am St Mary's, Bird Island

AFC Parish Office Hours

Posted by Sue O'Halloran on 11/19/21

The AFC Parish Office is located at 302 South 10th Street, Olivia, MN 56277

Serving the Churches of Holy Redeemer, Renville; St Aloysius, Olivia; St Mary's, Bird Island

We do not have staff located at each location-all staff are located at the AFC Parish office as of July 2020.


Please call ... Read More »

Catholic United Financial Volunteer Forms

Posted by Sue O'Halloran on 12/01/20

Have you recently given of your time, talent or treasure in our parish or community? If so, please consider filling out a paper form/card available at St. Mary's Church (east entrance) OR use this handy on-line form.   For each separate task identified, completed by a Catholic United member or non-member, and submitted ... Read More »


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