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Daylight Savings

Sunday, March 11th is Daylight Savings.  Make sure to adjust your clocks so you arrive at church at the right time!

Stations of the Cross: Mary's Perspective

All are welcome to experience Stations of the Cross from a parent's perspective by praying Mary's Way of the Cross: at St. Aloysius Church in Olivia, this Wednesday, March 7 at 6:00 pm. There will be a free will supper to follow in the Jubilee Center. The supper is a fundraiser for Faith Formation. 

Reminder: March 3/4 is a One Priest Weekend.

This weekend, March 3/4, is a one priest weekend. Masses are as follows: Sat. 5pm ~ St. Aloysius, Sat. 7pm ~ St. John, Sun. 8:30am ~ Holy Redeemer, Sun. 10:30am ~ St. Marys. Please spread the word!

Catholic United Financial Breakfast - March 25th at St. Mary's

The St. Mary's Catholic United Financial Council is having an Eggs and Ham brunch on Palm Sunday, March 25th, from 10am -1pm. The breakfast is free will offering.  The proceeds will support St. Mary's School and Catholic United Financial will match up to $1000 raised!

New AFC Bible Study

A new Bible Study titled A BIBLICAL WALK THROUGH THE MASS is starting Monday, Feb. 26 at 1:30 in St. Mary’s Church Hall.  The cost of the materials is $22 and the study meets each Monday.  Contact Joan, at St. Aloysius parish, for more information.  All adults are welcome.

Stations of the Cross

8azjbb60o1mk2qesj36g7rnitvl.jpgAFC Stations/Lenten Meals:

  • Holy Redeemer–EveryWednesday throughout Lent, there will be a soup supper from 4:30-7:00 pm followed by stations at 7:00 pm.
  • St. John’s–Stationson March 21 at 6:00 pm. There will be a free-will potato soup supper served from 5-6 pm. The meal is a Faith Formation fundraiser.
  • St. Aloysius-EveryFriday 12:00 pm (Noon) stations followed by a Lenten meal in the Jubilee Center throughout Lent. On Wed., March 7 at 6:00 pm there will be stations from Mary’s perspective with supper to follow.
  • St. Mary’s-EveryFriday throughout Lent (except Good Friday) at 5:00 pm.

Ash Wednesday Mass Schedule

8:30 am St. Aloysius
11:00 am St. Mary ~ Prepared by: Grade’s 2 & 5
5:30 pm Holy Redeemer 
6:00 pm St. John
7:00 pm St. Aloysius
7:30 pm St. Mary

Fr. Denny's 70th Birthday Party

Fr. DennyThe Heart of Jesus Area Faith Community is celebrating Fr. Denny's 70th birthday on February 10th at St. Aloysius Church. The festivity will begin with 5:00pm Mass with food and activities to follow in the Jubilee Center.

Change to One-Priest weekend, January 13/14

This weekend, January 13/14, has been changed to a one priest weekend.  The second priest who was scheduled to say Mass this weekend had to cancel due to emergency eye surgery.  Please help spread the word about it being a one priest weekend.

One Priest Weekend: December 30/31

Reminder, this weekend is a one-priest weekend.  The Weekend Mass Schedule and the Solemnity of Mary Mass Schedule is as follows:
December 30
5:00pm - St. Aloysius - Olivia
7:00pm - St. John - Hector
December 31
8:30am - Holy Redeemer - Renville
10:30am - St. Mary - Bird Island

Solemnity of Mary Mass Schedule:
December 31:
5:00pm - St. Aloysius - Olivia
6:30pm - St. John - Hector
January 1:
8:30am - Holy Redeemer - Renville
10:30am - St. Mary - Bird Island