Events Around The Twin Cities Area

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Location: St. John the Baptist Catholic Church, 835 2nd
Ave NW, New Brighton, MN 55112

Date/Time: Tuesday, September 27, 7:00 9:00 p.m.

Speakers: Tim Staples, Catholic Answers and
John Helmberger, Minnesota Family Council
Objectives: Form Catholics in their faith regarding voting in elections. Educate Catholics on the details of voting in Minnesota elections and how to locate information regarding candidate positions on the issues.

Theme: Now, more than ever, Catholics need to be engaged in the public square. Our Christian values are under attack by our secular society.
Catholics have an obligation to put their faith into action. We must correctly form our consciences based upon Catholic social teaching

September 29, 2022 – Post Roe – What Now?

Learn how the reversal of Roe v. Wade will impact the pro-life cause in Minnesota. Join us as five top pro-life leaders share the latest information and opportunities for you to get involved and act on your pro-life beliefs.

Social Hour: 5:00 – 6:50 pm
Program: 7:00 – 9:00pm
Location: St. Agnes School, 530 Lafond Ave, St Paul

Hors d’oeuvres & drinks will be provided.
Attendance is free for the general public. RSVP at

This event is sponsored by the St. Joseph Business Guild. Contact Roger Vasko at with questions


St. Patrick Catholic Church

Featuring Special Guest: Jon Leonetti

We are all looking for meaning in our lives, but we often turn to the wrong places for fulfillment and are left feeling empty. Nationally known Catholic speaker and best-selling author Jon Leonetti will share how we can only be truly fulfilled when we know who we are and whose we are. Join us for this unforgettable talk!

Encounter Event Schedule Mass: 5:00pm
Dinner: 6:15pm (please RSVP) Presentation: 7:00pm

Join us for the rest of our “Fully Event” event series! All are welcome! Visit or  Call 763-753-2011.

Friday, Oct. 7, 7 p.m.

Date(s): Friday, October 7
Time: 7 p.m. (Line-up begins at 6:30 p.m.)
Location: Procession from State Capital to Cathedral of Saint Paul

As a public witness to our Catholic faith during the month of October, come with family and friends to the annual Archdiocesan Candlelight Rosary Procession.

Line up begins at 6:30 p.m. on the State Capitol grounds and the procession, led by Bishop Williams, will begin at 7 p.m. Parishes are encouraged to bring banners to represent their communities.

Those who cannot walk the procession route may go directly to the Cathedral to pray the Rosary with those who are in procession. The event concludes at the Cathedral with Marian prayers, Eucharistic Adoration, and Benediction.

The event is sponsored by the Archdiocese of Saint Paul and Minneapolis in collaboration with the Family Rosary Processions Association. Additional information can also be found on their website at

Sunday, October 9 – 12 – 2 p.m.
Every 2nd Sunday of the Month

Everyone is welcome, including walkers.

Coon Rapids United Methodist Church
10506 Hanson Blvd. NW
Coon Rapids, MN  55433

Food supplied by Every Meal, Bergin Fruit & Nut Co. and local restaurants.

Public Square Rosary Crusade on October 15, 2022

Join over 200,000 Americans for the annual Public Square Rosary Crusade on Saturday, October 15, 2022. The rally will be held on the Southeast Corner of Hanson Blvd and 111th Avenue, starting at noon. It will be held rain or shine. The rally is one of over 21,000 that will be held that day and is sponsored by America Needs Fatima.  The intention of the Rosary Crusade is to beg God and Our Lady to save America from today’s chaos, immorality and social upheaval. For further information call 651-248-4590.

Join us!

Regional Member Gathering OPEN TO ALL

Keynote Speaker: Kelly Wahlquist, Director of the Archbishop Flynn Catechetical Institute.

Mary Queen of Peace (Rogers)
11:30 a.m. – 2:30 p.m.
Free event
RSVP by October 8

By Phone:1-888-346-7183

Join us as we celebrate our Catholic heritage, exercise our common unity through recognizing our volunteerism, and learn about topics that impact us daily: faith, finances and service.

Sales Representa ve
Team Lead, Maple Trail Team
Kendra Turner, FIC
Call or Text (763) 442-8711



OCTOBER 21, 2022
7:00 PM
Refreshments in Saint Joseph Hall afterwards

Sunday, October 9 – 12 – 2 p.m.
Every 2nd Sunday of the Month

Everyone is welcome, including walkers.

Coon Rapids United Methodist Church
10506 Hanson Blvd. NW
Coon Rapids, MN  55433

Food supplied by Every Meal, Bergin Fruit & Nut Co. and local restaurants.

Sharing & Caring Hands/Mary’s Place is located in Minneapolis and is a compassionate response to the needs of the poor. They provide an array of services to the homeless and poor and stand as a beacon of hope to those that are alone, afraid, and in need. They are hiring for multiple job positions as well as need volunteers.

For job descriptions/how to apply, please email

To learn more about volunteering as a tutor to the children living at Mary’s Place (must be age 16+), please email

To learn more about volunteering in the dental or medical clinic (must be a dentist, doctor, or nurse), please email

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Retreat Centers
Pacem in Terris - Isanti, MN
Pacem in Terris (Peace on Earth) is a hermitage retreat center in the Franciscan tradition called to serve God’s people through prayer and by providing the opportunity to retreat into the silence and solitude of a simple hermitage environment.
Yes, Pacem is open and taking reservations!
Christ the King - Buffalo, MN
Christ the King Retreat Center is a ministry of our community, The Missionary Oblates of Mary Immaculate. We are the eleventh largest order of religious men in the Roman Catholic Church with over 3,800 priests and brothers serving in 68 countries.
Franciscan Retreats & Spirituality Center - Prior Lake, MN
From Women’s Weekend and Midweek Retreats, Men’s Weekends, Married Couple’s Retreats, to Silent Retreats, Days of Prayer Individual Private Retreats and much more, Franciscan Retreats and Spirituality Center offers a wide variety of Catholic based retreats. We aim to offer varied spiritual experiences to people in all walks of life. Feel free to browse through our types of retreats for one that meets you where you are at on your own personal faith walk. Catholic based – open to all.
Rachel's Vineyard Twin Cities
Our mission is to shine the hope and mercy of Christ into the dark night of human pain experienced by parents and families who have lost a child to abortion.
Miles Christi
The priests of Miles Christi provide spiritual direction, religious education, and Ignatian retreats that create space for silent reflection where people can hear the voice of God calling them into a transformative friendship with Jesus.