News & Events

Archdiocesan Marriage Day

June 11

Archdiocesan Marriage Day: June 11, 10 a.m., Cathedral of Saint Paul, St. Paul. Celebrate the beautiful mystery of the mutual self-gift between a man and a woman in the Sacrament of Holy Matrimony. Those celebrating their silver and golden anniversaries in the 2022 calendar year will be honored in a special way. To submit your request for a special certificate, please contact the Office of Marriage, Family and Life at mfl@archspm.org or 651-291-4488. Deadline for requests is May 30.

Catholic Services Appeal – Together in Hope

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The Catholic Services Appeal Foundation partners with fellow Catholic to share Christ’s love with neighbors in need through ministries that serve the poor, support life and strengthen the Faith. Your gift brings hope by helping provide:•Thousands with life-giving care via hospital chaplains.•12,000 people / week with fresh groceries and hygiene items.•1,200 hot meals monthly.•635 people with housing/emergency shelter each month.•33,000 young people with Faith-filled outreach.•1,300 women and families with pro-life support.•28,000 Catholic school students with in-person learning. •Over 50 seminarians studying to be future priests of our Archdiocese with tuition assistance, room and board. Visit www.csafspm.org to learn more or www.GiveCSAF.org to donate today!

Catholic Young Adult Gathering

Sunday, May 22

Catholics ages 19-40+ are cordially invited to the next monthly potluck, presentation and prayer at Holy Trinity Church in Goodhue (211 4th St. N) on Sunday, May 22. Presenter, Fr. McCabe, will speak on: Recent Marian Apparitions. 6:30-7:30PM Potluck, 7:40-8:30PM Presentation, 8:30-8:45 Q & A, 8:50 Prayer: Chaplet of Divine Mercy for a deeper conversion of ourselves and our family members. Spread the word and bring a friend!

Catholic Young Adult Gathering for the month of May

May 22

Catholics ages 19-40+ are cordially invited to the next monthly potluck, presentation and prayer at Holy Trinity Church in Goodhue (211 4th St. N) on Sunday, May 22. Presenter, Fr. McCabe, will speak on: Recent Marian Apparitions. 6:30-7:30PM Potluck, 7:40-8:30PM Presentation, 8:30-8:45 Q & A, 8:50 Prayer: Chaplet of Divine Mercy for a deeper conversion of ourselves and our family members. Spread the word and bring a friend!

Cemetery Collections

May 14 & 15

We will have a second collection May 14 & 15 to keep our cemeteries maintained and looking beautiful. Please consider giving in honor of a departed loved one.

Collection Envelopes

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Envelopes for 2022 donations are available at the church entries. Please write your name on the sheet with the envelope number you choose. Donations of any size are appreciated to keep the churches open and thriving!

Congratulations

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Congratulations to Quinlan and Jenna Kehren, whose son Griffin Michael was baptized on May 7 at Holy Trinity!

Congratulations to Holy Trinity Parish youth

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Congratulations to Holy Trinity Parish youth who participated in Goodhue High School (9-12) activities this past Winter sea-son! To all of the players, managers, and *statisticians, WELL DONE!! Boys basketball: Justin Buck, Will Opsahl, Adam Poncelet, Caden Berg, Jacob Ryan, Austin Arendt, Austin Bar-tholome, Craig Kurtti; Girls Basketball: Brooke Buck, Emily Doerhoefer, Anika Schafer, Melanie Beck, Olivia Ryan, Alexa Schafer, Kate Carlson, Briana Lodermeier, Kendyl Lodermeier, Maya Poncelet; Dance Team: Ali Strauss; Wrestling: *Laurel Jacobson, Makae O’Reilly, Kade Altendorf, *Kennedy Diercks, Jack Goodman, J. J. Bien, Taite Goodman, J.J. O’Reilly, Nathan Beck, Caleb Kurtti.

Feast of Our Lady of Fatima

Friday, May 13

Feast of Our Lady of Fatima: 7:00- 7:50PM Adoration/Confession, 8:00PM Holy Mass, at St. Mary, Bellechester. Pizza party afterward in the community room: $5.00 each, bring a salad/desert/side dish if desired. RSVP to Holy Trinity, 651-923-4472, by Wed., May 11, 6:00PM. Let us know if you are bringing a side dish, a friend, and the kind of pizza preferred. Fr. McCabe will provide beverages.

Financial Report January 1,
2022 to March 31, 2022

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Financial Report January 1,
2022 to March 31, 2022

Holy Trinity
Income 9,019.57
Expense 18,409.17
Net -9,389.60
Budgeted Income 14,500.00
Budgeted Expense 14,494.71
Budgeted Net 5.29

St. Columbkill
Income 12,715.61
Expense 19,322.07
Net -6,606.46
Budgeted Income 16,900.00
Budgeted Expense 15,895.97
Budgeted Net 1,004.03

St. Mary
Income 13,305.49
Expense 19,508.44
Net -6,202.95
Budgeted Income 18,011.75
Budgeted Expense 17,897.07
Budgeted Net 114.68

First Choice Clinic Shower

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HT & SC CCW‘s are sponsoring an April shower! At our request, the Clinic staff compiled a list of needs. Currently, there is not a need for diapers but there is a wide range of other items. A list & donation box is in the entrance of both churches. Shower gifts will be delivered after our April 28 CCW meeting.

First Choice Clinic Shower

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HT & SC CCW’s are sponsoring an April shower! At our request, the Clinic staff compiled a list of needs. Currently, there is not a need for diapers but there is a wide range of other items. A list & donation box is in the entrance of both churches. Shower gifts will be delivered after our April 28 CCW meeting.

First Choice Clinic’s 16th Annual 5K Run/Walk for Life

June 18

Please join us at Bay Point Park in Red Wing on Saturday, June 18, from 8am to Noon for our Annual 5K Run/Walk for Life. Other free family-friendly games and activities at the event include: Kids Run, Bounce House, Silent Auction, & Homemade Father’s Day cards. To Register: www.firstchoiceclinic.org/events. Rain or Shine! Hope to see you there!

Fr. Larry Richards - Be A Man

June 16

Save the Date: Fr. Larry Richards - Be A Man. A gifted and captivating speaker, preacher, and author, Fr. Larry Richards will speak at St. Thomas Academy on Thursday, June 16, at 5pm. Fr. Larry will challenge and inspire you to become the man God created you to be. For ALL men and boys 13+. Register at cadets.com/larry.

Free Spiritual Items

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Free Holy Cards, Blessed Medals, Blessed Salt, and Rosaries are available in the church entries. Help yourself to some spiritual items!

Helping the Priests Who Have Helped Us

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Helping the Priests Who Have Helped Us—May 21-22 Second Collection: Did you know there' s a home for retired priests of the Archdiocese? There is and you have an opportunity to support the men who've ministered to you and your family for many decades. The Leo C. Byrne Residence offers 29 individual apartments for priests who have reached retirement age, most of whom continue to actively serve parishes and organizations around the Archdiocese. The GRATITUDE Capital Campaign Renovation Project (coordinated by the Catholic Community Foundation) will fund work required to bring the entire Byrne Residence to a level of security and efficiency suitable for the safety and well-being of each resident priest. We ask for your support of this needed renovation. See the bulletin insert for details on how you can help! Envelopes for the Gratitude Campaign can be found near entryways of our churches.

Helping the Priests Who Have Helped Us Second Collection

May 21- 22

Second Collection: Did you know there' s a home for retired priests of the Archdiocese? There is and you have an opportunity to support the men who've ministered to you and your family for many decades. The Leo C. Byrne Residence offers 29 individual apartments for priests who have reached retirement age, most of whom continue to actively serve parishes and organizations around the Archdiocese. The GRATITUDE Capital Campaign Renovation Project (coordinated by the Catholic Community Foundation) will fund work required to bring the entire Byrne Residence to a level of security and efficiency suitable for the safety and well-being of each resident priest. We ask for your support of this needed renovation. See the bulletin insert for details on how you can help!

Is the Honeymoon Over?

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It doesn't have to be! A Marriage Encounter weekend can rekindle the excitement and romance in your relationship. This is a private weekend away from life's distractions that allows a husband and wife to focus on each other. The next Worldwide Marriage Encounter Weekend is Feb 11-13, 2022 in Buffalo, MN. Early registration is highly recommended. For more information visit our website at: twincitieswwme.org or contact Brent & Tracy at applications@twincitieswwme.org or 612-756-8720.

Lenten Kitui Water Bottle Collection

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If you have not already done so, please return your filled water bottles soon to assist those in Kitui, Kenya to overcome their water shortage.

Marriage Encounter Weekend

Oct 7-9

A Worldwide Marriage Encounter Weekend renews the promises you made to each other on your wedding day. Experience an enrichment for your marriage that will make your good marriage great! The next available Weekends are Oct 7-9, 2022 in Buffalo, MN and Feb 10-12, 2023 in Buffalo, MN. Early registration is recommended. For more information visit our website at: twincitieswwme.org or contact applications@ twincitieswwme.org or 612-756-8720.