March 1

• Franciscan Founders’ Day Mass, Sacred Heart Chapel, Little Falls

March 2

• Diocesan Finance Council meeting, Chancery/virtual

March 3

• Catholic Community Schools update, Chancery

March 4

• Greater St. Cloud Faith Leaders monthly meeting, Chancery/virtual
• Minnesota bishops’ biweekly Zoom call

March 7

• Confirmation at Christ Our Light, Princeton

March 9

• Catholic Charities update, Chancery
• TV Mass recording for Easter, Pastoral Center Chapel, St. Cloud

March 10

• All-staff meeting, Chancery/virtual
• Monastic leaders and CSB/SJU presidents biannual meeting, virtual
• Confirmation at Rice for Our Lady of Mount Carmel, Opole; Immaculate Conception, Rice

March 11

• Joint Religious Legislative Coalition Day on the Hill, virtual

March 13

• DCCW Lenten retreat, Sacred Heart, Sauk Rapids

March 14

• Confirmation at St. Paul’s, Sauk Centre

March 16

• Diocesan Presbyteral Council meeting, Chancery

March 18

• Diocesan Mission Office corporate board annual meeting
• Minnesota bishops’ biweekly Zoom call

March 20

• Legion of Mary Acies blessing, Mary of the Immaculate Conception, Rockville

March 21

• Confirmation at Mora for St. Louis Bertrand, Foreston; St. Mary, Milaca; St. Mary, Mora; St. Kathryn, Ogilvie

March 23

• Confirmation at Albany for Seven Dolors, Albany; St. Anthony, St. Anthony

March 24

• Journey with the Cross, St. Francis of Assisi, St. Francis

March 25

• Diocesan Planning Council meeting, TBD
• Diocesan chrism Mass, Cathedral of St. Mary, St. Cloud

March 28

• Palm Sunday Mass, Cathedral of St. Mary, St. Cloud

March 30

• Lenten penance service, Cathedral of St. Mary, St. Cloud

March 31

• Confirmation at St. Mary of Mount Carmel, Long Prairie


APRIL 2021

April 1
• Culture Development Team meeting, Chancery/virtual
• Holy Thursday Mass, Cathedral of St. Mary, St. Cloud
April 2
• Good Friday service, Cathedral of St. Mary, St. Cloud
• Tenebrae, Cathedral of St. Mary, St. Cloud
April 3
• Easter Vigil Mass, Cathedral of St. Mary, St. Cloud
April 6
• Meeting of deans, Chancery/virtual
• Presbyteral Council meeting, Chancery/ virtual
• Record TV Mass for Pentecost, Pastoral Center
April 7
• Visit with Seminarians, Chancery
• Confirmation at Little Falls for Holy Family, Belle Prairie; St. Mary, Little Falls
April 8
• St. Cloud Mission Office board meeting, Chancery/virtual
• Confirmation at St. Peter Church, St. Cloud, for St. Michael, St. Cloud; St. Paul,
St. Cloud; St. Peter, St. Cloud; St. Joseph, Waite Park
April 10
• Annual diaconate community meeting, Rockville
April 11
• Confirmation at Alexandria for St. Mary, Alexandria; St. Nicholas, Belle River; Immaculate Conception, Osakis
April 13
• Diocesan Curia meeting/virtual
• Confirmation at Eden Valley for Assumption, Eden Valley; St. Anthony, Watkins
April 14
• Minnesota Catholic Conference meeting, St. Paul/virtual
April 15
• Catholics at the Capitol, St. Paul
April 16
• Minnesota Catholic Conference/virtual
• Annual Immaculate Heart of Mary Seminary bishops and rector gathering/virtual
• St. Francis Xavier, Spring for Students fundraiser/virtual
April 17
• Benedictine 60th and 75th jubilees Mass, Sacred Heart Chapel, St. Benedict’s Monastery, St. Joseph
April 18
• Confirmation at Buckman for St. Michael, Buckman; Holy Cross, Harding; St. John Nepomuk, Lastrup
April 20
• Confirmation at Sobieski for St.
Edward, Elmdale; Sacred Heart, Flensburg; St. James, Randall; St. Stanislaus, Sobieski; St. Francis, St. Francis; St. Mary, Upsala
April 21
• Confirmation at Melrose for St. Andrew, Greenwald; St. John the Baptist, Meire Grove; St. Mary, Melrose; St. Michael, Spring Hill
April 22
• Diocesan Clergy Day, TBD
• Catholic Charities Circle of Hope, Territory Golf Club, St. Cloud
April 24
• Diocesan Pastoral Council, TBD
• Knights of Columbus auxiliary anniversary, TBD
• St. John’s Prep Tour of Nations/virtual
April 25
• Confirmation at Pierz for St. Rita, Hillman; Holy Cross, Onamia; St. Joseph, Pierz; St. Therese Little Flower, Vineland; Sacred Heart, Wahkon
April 27
• Confirmation, St. Boniface, Cold Spring
April 28
• Breakfast with the Bishop/virtual
• Confirmation at Sauk Rapids for
Annunciation, Mayhew Lake; Sacred Heart, Sauk Rapids
April 29
• St. John’s School of Theology appreciation dinner, St. John’s University, Collegeville
April 30
• St. John’s School of Theology board of regents meeting, St. John’s University/ virtual