bishop Barron

Diocese of Winona-Rochester Confirmation

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2023 Spring Confirmation Schedule


April 12, 2023 (Wednesday) 7:00 pm

Resurrection Church, Rochester

April 16, 2023 (Divine Mercy Sunday) 11:00 am

RCIA - Newman Center Catholic Parish, Mankato

April 19, 2023 (Wednesday) 7:00 pm

St. Joseph Church, Owatonna

with: Sacred Heart Church, Owatonna; and Christ the King Church, Medford

April 21 2023 (Friday) 6:00 pm

Pax Christi Church, Rochester

with: Saints Peter and Paul Church, Mazeppa

April 22, 2023 (Saturday) 11:00 am

St. John Vianney Church, Fairmont

with: Holy Family Church, East Chain; and Saints Peter and Paul Church, Blue Earth

April 23, 2023 (Sunday) 9:30 am

Sacred Heart Church, Adams

with: St. John Church, Johnsburg; Queen of Peace Church, Lyle; and St. Peter Church, Rose Creek

April 30, 2023 (Sunday) 2:00 pm

Co-Cathedral of St. John the Evangelist, Rochester

May 1, 2023 (Monday) 7:00 pm

Crucifixion Church, La Crescent

with: St. Peter Church, Hokah

May 3, 2023 (Wednesday) 7:00 pm

St. Mary Church, Caledonia; with St. Patrick Church, Brownsville

May 5, 2023 (Friday) 6:00 pm

Saints Peter and Paul Church, Mankato

with: St. Joseph the Worker Church, Mankato; Holy Family Church, Lake Crystal; All Saints Church, Madison Lake; and Immaculate Conception Church, St. Clair

May 7, 2023 (Sunday)

10:30 am at St. Ignatius Church, Spring Valley

with: St. Patrick Church, Leroy; and St. Finbarr Church, Grand Meadow

 2:00 pm at St. Augustine Church, Austin

with: Queen of Angels Church, Austin; and St. Edward Church, Austin

May 10, 2023 (Wednesday) 7:00 pm

St. Charles Borromeo Church, St. Charles

with: Holy Redeemer Church, Eyota

May 17, 2023 (Wednesday) 7:00 pm

St. Felix Church, Wabasha

with: St. Agnes Church, Kellogg

May 19, 2023 (Friday) 7:00 pm

St. Pius X Church, Rochester

with: St. Francis of Assisi Church, Rochester 

May 20, 2023 (Saturday) 11 am

Winona Area Confirmations  TO BE HELD AT Cathedral of the Sacred Heart, Winona 

Parishes: Basilica of St. Stanislaus Kostka, Winona; St. John Nepomucene Church, Winona; St. Casimir Church, Winona; and St. Mary Church, Winona; Holy Trinity Church, Rollingstone; St. Rose of Lima, Lewiston

May 21, 2023 (Sunday) 2:00 pm

Sacred Heart Church, Waseca

with: St. Ann Church, Janesville; St. Joseph Church, Waldorf; and All Saints Church, New Richland

May 24, 2023 (Wednesday) 7:00 pm

St. Joachim Church, Plainview

with: Immaculate Conception Church, Kellogg

May 31, 2023 (Wednesday) 7:00 pm

Sacred Heart Church, Heron Lake

with: Sacred Heart Church, Brewster; and St. Francis Xavier Church, Windom

June 3, 2023 (Saturday) 5:30 pm

St. Mary Church, Madelia

with: St. James Church, St. James

June 4, 2023 (Holy Trinity Sunday) 2:00 pm

Christ the King Church, Byron

with: Holy Family Church, Kasson; St. John Baptiste de la Salle, Dodge Center