Corona Virus Information

  

  WELCOME TO SAINT OLAF CATHOLIC CHURCH

Saint Olaf is open for Daily and Weekend Mass
             Join us for private prayer until 1:00pm in the Main Church and from 1:00pm until 3:30pm in our chapel. 

We continue to follow recommended protocols from the CDC, Minnesota Department of Health, and
         Archdiocese of Saint Paul and Minneapolis and have procedures in place to be as safe as possible.

        NOTICE:  SUNDAY MASS OBLIGATION RETURNS JULY 3-4, 2021
   Click Here to read Archbishop Hebda's Letter to the Faithful
Click Here to read the Minnesota Bishops Letter
       
Saint Olaf Church Protocol      
- Wearing a Mask is encouraged for the safety of all -especially for those not fully vaccinated
- Pew Seating: 6 feet of social distance must be maintained between households. 
                 Please move to the center of the pew if possible or watch for
                       those needing a seat and invite them into the center of your pew if there is an available space.
-  Two sections of pews are cordoned off for those who need or would like to maintain distancing.
 The front, west side section of the church in front of the tabernacle, and
 The mid-left, east section of the church on the organ side
                - Communion: follow directions given by the presider. 

You can help us keep safe by following our procedures during your visit.

We will also continue to Live Stream our 12:00Noon Daily Mass Monday - Friday and the Sunday 10:00am Mass. 
  CLICK HERE FOR THE LIVE STREAM LINK 

               

                                                                WELCOME TO SAINT OLAF
                               
                               Please be attentive to the following:
                                     • If you are sick, please stay home
                                     • Hand sanitizer is available
                                     • Masks are encouraged
                                     • Please observe social distancing
                                     • Please make your visit brief
                                     • Please only use bathrooms out of necessity
                                     • Please follow the directions of the Greeters and Ushers who are
                                        here to help and protect you
                                     • Instructions about how to receive Communion will be given
                                       during Mass.
                                                      
                              - Fr. Kevin Kenney, Pastor, Fr. Wehmann, Associate Pastor, and the staff of Saint Olaf

              

              The daily Mass schedule is as follows:
                  Monday - Friday
                                                           7:00am                                  MASS in Main Church
                                                           7:30am - till line ends         RECONCILIATION in Main Church
                                                         12:00pm                                  MASS in Main Church

                 Tuesday & Thursday  12:30pm - till line ends          RECONCILIATION in Main Church

                 Saturday                        12:00pm                                 MASS in Main Church                   
                                                         12:30pm - till line ends        RECONCILIATION in Main Church
                                                         

               Weekend Masses follow our regular schedule:
                Saturday:  4:00pm
                Sunday: 6:00am, 8:00am, 10:00am, 12:00noon, and 4:00pm
               


                                         


                 Worship/Prayer:
  •            Fr. Kevin is recording the daily Mass  in Spanish MONDAY - THURSDAY and we are posting these on our website,
               www.SaintOlaf.org/media.
  •            We are posting Fr. Kevin's Weekday Liturgical commentary for your personal reflection time. 
              This can be found on the front page of the website, click on the photo of Fr. Kevin and then select
              the day of the week that you would like to read.

  •        Pray for those who have contracted the virus, as well as their family, friends, and the health care workers assisting them.
  •        Pray for those who are working on the front lines to fight this pandemic and bring care and healing to all those impacted.
  •        Visit the Saint Olaf Prayer Request (upper right corner of this website) to request prayers provided by our dedicated prayer partners.

            Saint Olaf appreciates your continued support during this time:     
            Consider supporting Saint Olaf via online giving, visit www.SaintOlaf.org/give for one time gifts or to set up recurring gifts.
            We appreciate your continued support to help us meet our financial obligations.

      Moral Considerations regarding COVID-19 Vaccines

  •   CLICK HERE for the link to the United States Conference of Catholic Bishops (USCCB) paper regarding ethics of getting a vaccine. 

  Minnesota Department of Health provides excellent resources on where to get tested, availability of vaccines, and how to protect yourself
and your loved ones.   CLICK HERE for the link to www.health.state.mn.us/diseases/coronavirus/

A couple of reminders:
             If you are ill, please stay home until you feel better. 
            Wash your hands frequently with soap and warm water for at least 20 seconds. 
    Wear a mask fully covering your nose and mouth
    Refrain from touching your face.
    Practice Social distancing, self-quarantine as much as possible, and PRAY.

     
   
      
  



ST. OLAF CATHOLIC CHURCH
215 S. 8TH STREET, MINNEAPOLIS, MINNESOTA 55402
612-332-7471
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