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Good Friday Holy Land Appeal Rescheduled

Posted by Claire Roden on 4/03/20

The Holy Land Collection which is traditionally collected on Good Friday has been delayed by the Vatican. The Holy See has overseen the Church's annual collection for the Holy Land since 1974, when St. Pope Paul VI established Good Friday as the ordinary day for it to be taken up ... Read More »

Blessed Palms Available

Posted by Claire Roden on 4/03/20

Palm Sunday Mass will be celebrated and recorded and available on our website and Facebook by Sunday morning. Palms blessed during the recorded Mass will be available for curb-side pickup at the church on Monday April 6, between 9am and 3pm. Palms will be outside the lower level ... Read More »

Red Cross Blood Drive

Posted by Claire Roden on 3/19/20

Mary Mother hosted a Blood Drive on March 24. 71 generous souls came to donate blood. Each donation can save up to 3 lives. So, this vital, life-giving effort produced enough blood to aid patients over 200 times.  Thank you to everyone who donated!

Faith at Home

Posted by Claire Roden on 3/17/20

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Coronavirus Updates

Posted by Claire Roden on 3/17/20


Mary, Mother of the Church has made the following changes to schedules and activities in response to the changing landscape of the Coronavirus outbreak. Please, if you haven't, join our Flocknote communications group.  And check back here frequently.

Changes to Date: (newest listed at ... Read More »

Easter Flower Dedications

Posted by Claire Roden on 3/09/20

A beautiful way to remember or honor a loved one, and a time-honored Mary Mother tradition!  Easter Flower dedication forms are now available in the church office. Or HERE on the website.  Fill it in, print it and drop it with your donation in the collection basket or ... Read More »

Living Stations Field Trip

Posted by Claire Roden on 3/03/20

Mary Mother youth are traveling to Ham Lake to participate in a Living Stations of the Cross. St. Paul's in Ham Lake. The March 25 trip is open to youth in grades 6-12.  A bus will leave Mary Mother at 5:00pm and return at approximately 10:00pm. Cost is $10 ... Read More »

Marriage in Christ

Posted by Claire Roden on 2/26/20

Join the Marriage in Christ Seminar at Mary Mother Of The Church.

Who? This particular initiative focuses on those married 5 years or less. It is meant to accompany young couples beyond the wedding day. It will help to strengthen your marriage – whether newly married or married for ... Read More »

Signs and Symbols of the Liturgy

Posted by Claire Roden on 2/24/20


Catholic liturgy is a rich language composed of music, words, silence, objects, natural elements, movements, postures, gestures, and ritual actions. Each of these elements serves to open our hearts, minds and bodies to the presence of God, allowing us to participate deeply in the mystery we celebrate. ... Read More »

New Parish Directory

Posted by Claire Roden on 2/19/20

Mary, Mother of the Church is uniting with Lifetouch to produce a brand new parish directory.  And we need you and your family to be included!

Everyone receives a free parish directory and a free 8x10 photograph - just for coming to a photography session.

Appointments are available ... Read More »