bishop Barron

Diocese of Winona-Rochester Confirmation

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2024 Confirmation Schedule


Friday, April 5, 2024 7:00 pm

St. James, St. James

with: St. Mary, Madelia; Sacred Heart, Heron Lake

Saturday, April 6, 2024 10:30 am

St. Joseph the Worker, Mankato

with: Holy Family, Lake Crystal; Ss. Peter and Paul, Mankato

Saturday, April 6, 2024 2:00 pm

Immaculate Conception, St. Clair

with: All Saints, Madison Lake; Sacred Heart, Waseca; All Saints, New Richland; St. Thomas More Newman Center, Mankato

Sunday, April 14, 2024 2:00 pm

Christ the King, Byron

with: Holy Family, Kasson; St. John Baptist de la Salle, Dodge Center; St. Rose of Lima, Lewiston; Sacred Heart, Adams; St. John the Baptist, Johnsburg; St. Peter, Rose Creek

Wednesday, April 17, 2024 7:00 pm

St. Joseph, Owatonna

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

Sunday, April 21, 2024 2:00 pm

Ss. Peter and Paul, Blue Earth

with: St. John Vianney, Fairmont; Holy Family, East Chain

Friday, April 26, 2024 7:00 pm

St. Pius X, Rochester

with: St. Francis of Assisi, Rochester; Resurrection, Rochester

Saturday, April 27, 2024 2:00 pm

St. Edward, Austin

with: St. Augustine, Austin; Queen of Peace, Lyle; St. Ignatius, Spring Valley; St. Finbarr, Grand Meadow; St. Patrick, LeRoy; Queen of Angels, Austin

Sunday, May 5, 2024 2:00 pm

Co-Cathedral of St. John the Evangelist, Rochester

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

Friday, May 10, 2024 7:00 pm

Crucifixion, La Crescent

with: St. Peter, Hokah; St. Felix, Wabasha; St. Agnes, Kellogg; St. Joseph, Rushford; St. Olaf, Mabel

Saturday, May 11, 2024 10:30 am

Basilica of St. Stanislaus Kostka, Winona

with: St. John Nepomucene, Winona; St. Mary, Winona; St. Charles Borromeo, St. Charles; Holy Redeemer, Eyota; St. Patrick, West Albany; Holy Trinity, Rollingstone; Cathedral of the Sacred Heart, Winona

Wednesday, May 15, 2024 7:00 pm

Pax Christi, Rochester

with: Ss. Peter and Paul, Mazeppa; St. Joachim, Plainview; Immaculate Conception, Kellogg

Wednesday, September 4, 2024 7:00 pm

St. Theodore, Albert Lea

with: St. Columbanus, Blooming Prairie; Holy Trinity, Litomysl 

Saturday, September 21, 2024 10:30 am


Our Lady of Good Counsel, Wilmont

with: St. Adrian, Adrian; St. Anthony, Lismore; St. Ann, Slayton; Immaculate Heart of Mary, Currie; St. Gabriel, Fulda; St. Columba, Iona; St. Mary, Lake Wilson; St. Anthony, Westbrook; St. Francis Xavier, Windom

Saturday, September 21, 2024 2:00 pm

Good Shepherd, Jackson

with: St. Joseph, Lakefield; St. Luke, Sherburn; St. Mary, Worthington

Sunday, October 6, 2024 2:00 pm with Fr. Will Thompson, Vicar General

St. Leo, Pipestone

with: St. Catherine, Luverne


Wednesday, November 6, 2024 7:00 pm

Holy Spirit, Rochester

with: St. Bernard, Stewartville; St. Bridget, Simpson

Sunday, November 17, 2024 2:00 pm

St. Mary, Chatfield

with: Assumption of the Blessed Virgin Mary, Canton; Nativity of the Blessed Virgin Mary, Harmony; St. Patrick, Lanesboro; St. Columban, Preston

Saturday, November 23, 2024 2:00 pm

St. John the Baptist, Mankato

with: St. Teresa, Mapleton; St. Joseph, Good Thunder; St. Matthew, Vernon Center; St. Joseph, Waldorf