1. IMMACULATE CONCEPTION —Holy Day of Obligation
Thursday, Dec. 7th at 4:00 PM—St. Catherine’s in Squaw Lake
Thursday, Dec. 7th at 7:00 PM—St. Michael’s in Northome
Friday, Dec. 8th at 9:00 AM—Our Lady of the Snows in Bigfork
2. Christmas Schedule —(Required to go to both 4th Sunday of Advent and Christmas)
Sunday, Dec. 24th at 4:00 PM—St. Catherine’s in Squaw Lake
Sunday, Dec. 24th at 7:00 PM—St. Michael’s in Northome
Monday, Dec. 25th at 9:00 AM—Our Lady of the Snows, Bigfork
Our Lady of Snows, Bigfork
Sunday: 9:00 AM
Tuesday: 9:00 AM
Wednesday: 9:00 AM
Sunday: 8:00 - 8:45 AM
Tuesday: 8:30 - 8:45 AM
Wednesday: 8:30 - 8:45 AM
Wednesday's 9:30 AM* - 10:30 AM (*Following Mass)
St. Catherine, Squaw Lake
Saturday: 4:00 PM Vigil Mass
Saturday: 3:00 - 3:45 PM
Saturday: 3:00 - 3:45 PM
St. Michael, Northome
Saturday: 7:00 PM Vigil Mass
Saturday: 6:30 - 6:45 PM
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Weekend Readings Video
First Sunday of Advent
Catechism In A Year
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Parish Offices are combined at Our Lady of the Snows in Bigfork.
- Tuesday: 10:30 AM - 1:00 PM
- Wednesday: 10:30 AM - 1:00 PM
At other times:
Fr. Jeremy is often available, please call the office phone at 218-743-3255 to leave a message. You will receive a response as soon as possible.
Faith & Politics
Readings for the week of December 3, 2023
- Sunday: Is 63:16b-17, 19b; 64:2-7 / Ps 80:2-3, 15-16, 18-19 (4) / 1 Cor 1:3-9 / Mk 13:33-37
- Monday: Is 2:1-5 / Ps 122:1-2, 3-4b, 4cd-5, 6-7, 8-9 / Mt 8:5-11
- Tuesday: Is 11:1-10 / Ps 72:1-2, 7-8, 12-13, 17 / Lk 10:21-24
- Wednesday: Is 25:6-10a / Ps 23:1-3a, 3b-4, 5, 6 / Mt 15:29-37
- Thursday: Is 26:1-6 / Ps 118:1 and 8-9, 19-21, 25-27a / Mt 7:21, 24-27
- Friday: Gn 3:9-15, 20 / Ps 98:1, 2-3ab, 3cd-4 / Eph 1:3-6, 11-12 / Lk 1:26-38
- Saturday: Is 30:19-21, 23-26 / Ps 147:1-2, 3-4, 5-6 / Mt 9:35—10:1, 5a, 6-8
- Next Sunday: Is 40:1-5, 9-11 / Ps 85:9-10, 11-12, 13-14 (8) / 2 Pt 3:8-14 / Mk 1:1-8
07/12/23 4:19 pm
What seminary are you attending and where are you in the formation process?
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07/12/23 4:18 pm
Amid all the splendor of a northern Minnesota summer, don’t miss one of its most beautiful aspects: weddings. It’s the time of year many couples choose to begin their lives together.
In our diocesan vocations prayer, alongside vocations to the priesthood, consecrated life, and permanent diaconate, we pray so often at Masses for an increase in “holy marriages in our diocese.” Society is undergoing a crisis of marriage and family. But it’s also true that the sacrament of marriage brings hope to society.Read More
07/12/23 4:17 pm
Inside the Capitol
Catholic social teaching espouses a preferential option for the poor and vulnerable. In the public policy context, this means that policies should first be evaluated based on how they will affect those most in distress (Matthew 25). It also means that addressing the needs of the poor and vulnerable should be one of the most important priorities in the legislative process, at whatever level of government.Read More
WORLDWIDE MARRIAGE ENCOUNTER
“Yet, O LORD, you are our father; we are the clay and you the potter; we are all the work of your hands.” As we begin the waiting of advent, let us strive to become the work of his hands by attending a Worldwide Marriage Encounter Weekend. The next Weekends are Feb 9-11, 2024 in Buffalo, MN and Feb 9-11, 2024 in Mandan, ND. For more information, call Miki Schultz at 507-227-8229 or visit them at northmnwwme.org.
Enriching your marriage must be a top priority! Give each other the best CHRISTmas gift possible by attending the December 9th & 10th Marriage Encounter. Weekends are held at Mt Olivet Conference Center in Farmington. Register at: www.marriages.org. Questions? Call: 651.454.3238 or email: [email protected]
If you have any questions, please call Mary Jackson at: 651.454.3238.
BUFFALO RETREAT CENTER
Shepherd Me, O God
Men’s Silent Weekend Retreat –– Dec 1-3
The image of the Shepherd is central to our scriptural understanding of God. Psalm 23 is the Shepherd’s Psalm. Jesus embraces this image when He proclaims that He is the Good Shepherd. It is the Lord Jesus who leads us and guides us through the dark places of life into the promised peace of the Kingdom. Includes Mass, personal prayer time, Reconciliation, Scriptural Rosary and a healing service. Per person: $50 deposit at registration and Suggested Donation of $170; includes 2 overnights, private accommodations and 5 meals; Register online at www.kingshouse.com or call 763-682-1394.
Advent Day Retreat for Men and Women, presented by King’s House Retreat Team
December 6, 2023—9 am to 3 pm
The Advent season offers an opportunity to nurture our inner life with God through the scriptures of this sacred time. The day will include presentations and opportunities for individual private prayer. The sacrament of Reconciliation will also be available. We conclude the day with the celebration of Eucharist. Lunch is included. Suggested Donation $60 per person. Register online at www.kingshouse.com or call 763-682-1394.
For God So Loved the World – December 8-10, 2023
Advent Silent Retreat for Men and Women presented by Susan Stabile
Advent is the time that we come to a deeper understanding of what it means that God became human in the person of Jesus Christ. This time of preparation for the birth of Christ affords us the opportunity to deepen our relationship with God, to grow in the spiritual freedom necessary to welcome Christ more fully into our hearts and lives, to reflect and pray on the spiritual dimension of Advent and discern how we may grow in our response to the gift of Incarnation. Come and deepen your understanding of what it means for you to participate in birthing Christ into our world. Register online at kingshouse.com. Suggested Donation $240 ($50 at time of registration & $190 at the conclusion of the retreat). If you or a friend would like to attend this retreat experience but are hesitant due to financial restrictions, please contact our office to complete your registration. Space is limited for this retreat, so register early.