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Welcome to the Churches of

St. Joseph and

Our Lady of Fatima and Holy Family

 

St. Joseph in Crosby and Deerwood
Our Lady of Fatima in Garrison
Holy Family in Hillman

Weekend Mass Times

SATURDAY
4:30 P.M. CROSBY (SJ)
SUNDAY
8 A.M. GARRISON (OLF)
10:30 A.M. CROSBY (SJ)

CONFESSIONS

Weekend

SATURDAY 3:15 to 4:15 p.m.
SJ Crosby 

SUNDAY 7:15-7:45 a.m.
OLF Garrison

Weekdays

TUESDAY 11:30-11:50 a.m.     
in Crosby Church office building
WEDNESDAY 7:30-7:50 a.m.
in Crosby Church office building
THURSDAY 7:30-7:50 a.m.
in Deerwood Rectory
FRIDAY 7:30-7:50 a.m.  ** 
in Crosby Church office building

**1st Friday 8:15-8:55 a.m. and 9:30-10:15 a.m. Crosby

 Or by appointment 

Weekday Mass Times

Monday         8 a.m. in Deerwood
Tuesday        Noon Crosby (Adoration Chapel)
Wednesday   8 a.m. Crosby (Adoration Chapel)
Thursday       8 a.m. Deerwood
Friday           8 a.m. Crosby (Adoration Chapel) **except 1st Fridays 9 a.m. (in Church)
1st Fri.         8 a.m. Garrison Our Lady of Fatima

*1st Saturday 8:30 a.m. Deerwood

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Office Hours

Tuesday through Friday
9 AM to Noon
Office Located Here

Eucharistic Adoration

Adoration of the Blessed Sacrament
7 a.m. Monday through 8 a.m Friday
The Adoration Chapel is in the old St. Joseph school
building in Crosby.  Enter through the side door.

Publications


  • Sun, Feb 17th

  • Sun, Feb 10th
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Safe Environment Link

From the Pastor's Desk

Fr. Eli

Dear Parishioners,

I would ask you to pray for Pope Francis and the Bishops who will meet with him to discuss the abuse crisis.  They will be meeting in Rome during the days of February 21st-24th.  The presidents of the national bishop’s conferences will be meeting with Pope Francis.  From our country Cardinal Daniel DiNardo who is the Archbishop of Galveston-Huston and Archbishop Jose Gomez of Los Angeles will be traveling to Rome for this meeting. 

Our annual Men’s and Women’s conferences will be held in Duluth at Marshal School.  The men’s conference is Sat. March 9th and the women’s conference is Sat. March 23rd.  If you would like to register for the conference you can call the Diocese of Duluth at 218-724-9111 or go online: http://www.dioceseduluth.org/

St. Joseph:
You may have noticed we have new song boards.  Just incase you didn’t hear yet, the plan is to put the number where the Mass parts can be found (in St. Michael hymnal) as well as the page where the readings can be found (Word and Eucharist Mass books) on the left side.  The hymn numbers (St. Michael Hymnal) will be on the right side.  We have had some problems with the electronic board and some musicians had asked for the physical boards.  The electronic board may still be used if the musicians prefer.  We are working out what seems best.

Our Lady of Fatima:
Our music department has taken a hit lately.  Bev Myers the organist from Holy Family broke her wrist and hip after Christmas and has been recovering, Jeanne Mattson who has been singing will be moving in March.  Deb is still able to play, but we could use some cantors.  If you are interested in this ministry, or even if you have piano or organ skills please come and talk to me.  We can always resort to acapella (a capella), but if we have musical talents that are thus far untapped now would be a time to bring them forward.

In Christ,

-Fr. Eli

 

FIND US

Directions to St. Joseph Crosby Click Here
Directions to St. Joseph Deerwood Click Here
Directions to Our Lady of Fatima Garrison  Click Here
Directions to Holy Family in Bulldog Lake Click Here

Youth Corner

Magnificat Youth Choir - For children in 2nd/3rd grade and up, depending upon their ability to read and be attentive for one hour period of time. We practice each Wednesday from 3:30-4:30 in the Crosby church choir loft. Contact Collette with questions: 546-2781.

Schola Cantorum - An all girls choir open to grades 7 & up. We practice each Monday at 6:00pm in the Crosby church choir loft. Contact Kristin 218-831-7067.

Faith Formation - Contact our Director of Religious Education, Tammy Ringhand for Information regarding our Faith Formation Program: tammyringhand@gmail.com

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Diocese News from the Northern Cross

Betsy Kneepkens: Which children are really ‘sheltered’? Those who don’t know about Jesus

Some have suggested that my husband and I have sheltered our children.

I cannot deny the fact that we intentionally made decisions to shield our kids from potentially harmful situations or incidents that would negatively impact the foundation we were trying to provide them. I am not just talking physical circumstances but emotional, intellectual, and spiritual, as well. We worked hard not to expose them too early to specific experiences where the visual scenes would forever plague their memory. Often — I mean very often — my children did not participate in activities that were commonplace for other children.

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Father Richard Kunst: Inviting ‘Christmas and Easter Catholics’ back to Mass should be our main goal

I like to bring humor into classes I teach and homilies that I preach, because I think humor is a good way to get through to people about the importance of faith.

As I look back on my ministry I remember many times when certain points of humor were particularly well received; one was several years ago, right before Mass started at my parish of St. Joseph’s in Gnesen (the prettiest parish in the Diocese of Duluth, if you ask me). St. Joseph’s is a small, rural parish, so there tend to be other critters in the area besides humans. It was during Advent when someone inadvertently allowed two dogs to sneak in the door. They were good-sized dogs, and they ran up and down the aisle of the small church, which caused a bit of a stir with the parishioners. After the dogs were finally corralled and let out, I told the congregation that I can tell Christmas is getting near, because I hadn’t seen those two dogs since Easter.

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Father Ryan Moravitz: The story of Mallory Norrell and her family needs to be shared

By Father Ryan Moravitz

Guest columnist

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