life, marriage & family

Life, Marriage & Family





4th Annual Men's Conference

The fourth Annual Man of God Men's Conference will take place at Loyola Catholic School in Mankato.  Bishop Quinn would like to invite all men to attend this faith-filled event. Men can expect dynamic talks, great food, and opportunities to receive the Sacrament of Penance, participate in the Holy Sacrifice of the Mass and spend time with Jesus Christ in Eucharistic Adoration.


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The Office of Life, Marriage & Family promotes the Dignity of the Human Person as made in the image and likeness of God (Genesis 1, 27)

Click here for a listing of 2019 Events for the Offices of Life, Marriage & Family and Faith Formation.

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Peter Martin

Director of Life, Marriage, & Family

55 W. Sanborn Street
PO Box 588
Winona, MN 55987
Phone number: 507-454-4643 x273