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St. Mary's - 15 1st Ave NE, Deer River

Sunday 11:00 AM

Monday 8:30 AM

Tuesday 8:30 AM

Wednesday 5:00 PM

Friday (1st & 3rd) Noon

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St. Joseph's - 51061 Wolf Drive, Ball Club

Saturday 5:00 PM

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Office Hours

Office Hours
Monday - Tuesday 9 - 1


  • Fr. Steve shares his homily during a recent children's Mass
  • St. Joseph's Table celebrated at St. Joseph's Parish.
  • Dishing up at St. Joseph's table.
  • Our religious education students sharing dinner at a recent Catholic/Lutheran event.
  • Memorial of St. Anne's of Bena located at St. Mary's.
  • Participants of the Catholic/Lutheran dialogue for the 500th anniversary of the Reform.
  • Memorial of Sacred Heart located at St. Mary's.
  • Work day at St. Joseph's.
  • Outdoor Stations of the Cross at St. Joseph's.
  • Religious education students sharing dinner at the Catholic/Lutheran event.
  • Outdoor Stations of the Cross at St. Joseph's cemetery.
  • Fr. Steve Daigle and Pastor Peg Christianson at the Catholic/Lutheran dialogue event.
  • Preparing St. Joseph's table.
  • Totus Tuus happy campers!
  • Summer 2017 Totus Tuus.
  • 2017 Totus Tuus group.
  • 2017 Totus Tuus students.

Holy Week Schedule

Holy Thursday Mass of the Lord's Supper St. Joseph's 6:00 PM

Good Friday Service St. Joseph's 2:00 PM

Easter Vigil Mass St. Joseph's 8:00 PM

Easter Sunday Mass St. Mary's 11:00 AM

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