St. Mary & St. Joseph Catholic Churches

St. Mary and St. Joseph have partnered with Hallow this Season to provide every parishioner FREE access to all of Hallow's prayer content - including the Lent #Pray40 Challenge. 

Hallow is the #1 Catholic app worldwide and includes over 5,000 audio-guided sessions designed to help you grow closer to God and develop a daily habit of prayer. Hallow includes prayers for kids and families, resources for mental health, meditations for sleep, seasonal music, multiple languages (including Spanish, Portuguese, and Polish!) daily trivia, podcast-style courses to learn more about faith, and more! Register today by selecting our parish here:

Gospel Widget

Every Friday at St. Mary's starting at 6:00pm

6:00pm at St. Marys (4/6)

3:00pm at St. Marys (4/7)


7:30 pm at St. Joseph (4/8)

8:30 am at St. Mary (4/9)

Chief of Staff

The Diocese of Duluth Pastoral Center seeks a full-time, mission-driven Chief of Staff. The position is an extension of the Bishop's Ministry and is responsible for ensuring mission alignment and effectiveness by implementing the mission priorities initiated or approved by the Bishop.

The individual hired for this position must be a practicing Roman Catholic in good standing and have a willingness and ability to support the Mission of the Universal and Local Roman Catholic Church. The successful candidate will have education and/or experience in the following areas: business administration, non-profit management or organizational management, especially with regard to not-for-profit institutions and experience leading complex organizations. 

A clear criminal background check is required.

The salary range for this position is $80 - 100K plus benefits, DOQ.

To be considered, submit a cover letter and resume no later than Wednesday, February 15, 2023 to:

Chief of Staff Search

Attn: Human Resources

2830 E. 4th Street

Duluth, MN 55812

Questions about the position or a request for a complete job description can be directed to John Ball, Director of Human Resources at (218)728-8343 or [email protected]


Upcoming Retreats

Restored 2023

All adults 21 and over are invited to come to a retreat weekend! Come enjoy good food and lodging, thought provoking content, engaging conversation and fellowship, time for reflection and prayer, and free time to enjoy the resort. Come be restored in both body and soul. The Restored retreat is taking place February 24 - 26, 2023 at Breezy Point Resort. This is a great opportunity for you, especially if you have never been on a retreat, or it could be a special gift for a loved one. More info and registration are available at


Second Annual Ladies Retreat Weekend

The Second Annual Ladies' Retreat Weekend will be held again at Eagle View Lodge at Clearwater Resort from 6:30pm, Friday, March 10th to 11:30am, Sunday, March 12th, 2023. This weekend is meant to be a relaxing and restoring weekend to "come away" from our regular lives (Sgs 2:10). The weekend will include Adoration, Mass, Confession, silent reflection time, social time, and talks by Dr. Stella Marie Jeffery. The talks will be on the Holy Spirit and five keys to allowing Him to work in our lives. There are 9 bedrooms with varying occupancies. All meals are provided from Friday supper thru Sunday Brunch. Please let me know if you have any food restrictions on the comment section of the sign-up. Please contact Tammy with any additional questions at (218)838-0658

Sign up at:


  • Sun, Apr 2nd

  • Sun, Mar 26th

Mass Times

St. Mary's 

Sunday: Confession 8:00 am Mass: 8:30 am 

St. Joseph's Saturday

Confession at 4:30pm

Mass at 5:00pm


Office Hours

Monday: Parish Office Closed

Tuesday: 9:00 am - 5:00 pm

Wednesday: 9:00 am - 12:00 (noon)

Thursday: 9:00 am - 5:00 pm

Friday: 9:00 am - 5:00 pm


Father KK


Liann Bommersbach

Administrative Assistant/Director of Religious Education

Online giving is now available through WeShare. Donating is simple, safe, and secure and takes less than five minutes.

You’ll be able to give to any of our collections and view complete financial records at any time. Set up a one-time or recurring donation by following these three easy steps:

  1. Click on the Online Giving link.
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Diocese News

Hallow app available for free 

By The Northern Cross 

Diocesan officials announced in February that Hallow, an app primarily for use on mobile devices, is being made available free for all parishioners across the Diocese of Duluth for all of Lent in 2023, thanks to a generous grant from the diocesan CREED fund.

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Sisters of St. Scholastica Monastery receive Vatican approval for sponsorship model change 

By The Northern Cross 

The Benedictine Sisters of St. Scholastica Monastery in Duluth recently received approval from the Vatican to shift the Catholic sponsorship of their ministries – Benedictine, the College of St. Scholastica, and the Catholic facilities of Essentia Health, St. Francis Regional Medical Center, and St. Mary’s Health – from a Sponsor Council model to a Ministerial Public Juridic Person. This new structure will be called Duluth Benedictine Ministries, and the official change will take place on July 1. 

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New bishop of St. Cloud, Minn., to build his ministry on mercy, hope, justice

By Kristi Anderson 

OSV News 

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Safe Environment Link

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Monday of the Fifth Week of Lent

Reading I Dn 13:1-9, 15-17, 19-30, 33-62 or 13:41c-62

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Fifth Sunday of Lent

Reading I Ez 37:12-14

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Solemnity of the Annunciation of the Lord

Reading 1 Is 7:10-14; 8:10

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