Catholic Church teaches that the sacraments are outward signs of inward
grace, instituted by Christ for our sanctification. The Sacramental
Life of the Church is central to our Catholic Faith and at St. Olaf we
are privileged to welcome people from far and wide who join our parish
community to share in our faith and join us in prayer and worship.
To begin the process of having a child baptized at St. Olaf,
please contact the parish office, 612-332-7471. Baptisms of adults are
done in the context of the Rite of Christian Initiation of Adults
program which begins in September. For more information, please CLICK HERE.
For Confirmation of youth, please
contact the parish office, 612-332-7471. Preparation for adult
Confirmation is conducted in the parish RCIA program. For more
information, please CLICK HERE.
St. Olaf offers the Sacrament of
Reconciliation following the morning Mass Monday through Saturday and
following the noon Mass on Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday. There are
also special times for confession during the Advent and Lenten Seasons.
CLICK HERE for the schedule.
Mass is offered 17 times throughout the
week at St. Olaf. Monday through Friday there is a 7:00 am Mass in the
chapel and a 12:00 noon Mass in the main church. On Saturday, daily
Mass is offered in the chapel at 12:00 noon. Sunday Masses are offered
Saturday evening at 4:00 pm and Sunday at 6:00 am, 8:00 am, 10:00 am,
12:00 noon, and 4:00 pm. CLICK HERE for the Mass schedule.
St. Olaf offers a Faith-At-Home,
family-based Sacramental Education Program for children preparing for
First Reconciliation and First Eucharist. This program includes an
at-home curriculum, supplemented with monthly community enrichment
sessions taught at St. Olaf on Sundays at 9:30-11:30 am. For more
information, contact the parish office, 612-332-7471.
Because of the Right to Privacy laws,
St. Olaf is not notified of parishioners who are hospitalized or in
nursing homes unless the person asks specifically that we be called. If
you, a family member or a friend would like a visit from a
representative of St. Olaf, please call the parish office, 612-332-7471.
Marriage preparation at St. Olaf
includes attendance at one of the Archdiocesan-approved marriage
preparation programs as well as individual meetings with a parish priest
or deacon. The normal preparation time is 6 months. For more
information regarding marriage at St. Olaf, please contact the parish
office at 612-332-7471.
To inquire about ordination to the
priesthood or Deaconate or entry into Religious Life, please contact the
parish office, 612-332-7471.
is to serve as a living sign of Christ's saving presence in the heart of the city.
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