Now faith is confidence in what we hope for and assurance about what we do not see.
- Hebrews 11:1

Come to St. Stephen's to Party with a Purpose!

Tickets Still Available for the 18th Annual Mardi Gras Gala, February 25, 2017!

Tickets are still available for $60 - You won't want to miss it! This year's Mardi Gras party looks to be the best yet! Tickets include: 
  • Dinner catered by Raffaele Virgillo of Buona Sera Ristorante in Champlin.
  • Live Auction with nationally recognized auctioneer Karen Sorbo. You can bid on a trip to Hawaii, Twins or Wild tickets, a 55' TV and sound bar, TPC Golf package, a wine class for 20, Poly lumber furniture, Ultimate Legos Collection and more! 
  • Silent Auction - something for everyone: 
    entertainment, art, sports, dining, d├ęcor, plus a large selection of theme baskets for every interest.
  • Hurricane Auction - specially selected items for a timed, live bidding event!
  • Fun Game! For an extra $10 you could join us to play Heads or Tails!
  • Live Music with Frank Sinatra and Friends Tribute featuring Kirk Bakken.
All proceeds from the evening support our parish and school. Don't miss out! 

Get your Best of the Live Auction ticket!  Each $20 ticket allows you the chance to pick one of the 2017 select Live Auction Items:  Samsung 55" Curved TV and LG Sound Bar; Poly Lumber Furniture; Dan Gould Jewelry - Two Bracelet Set; Monthly Flowers from Toni's Floral for a Year; or Ultimate Lego Collection!  One lucky winner's name will be drawn before the start of the Live Auction. The item they have chosen on that ticket will be pulled from the Live Auction and that lucky person will have won that Live Auction Item! You don't need to be present to win.

You can get your Best of the Live Auction ticket in the Parish office, or after Masses February 18/19 in the Gathering Space.
Book Sale February 18
Calling all book lovers! It is time to make your list of favorite authors and grab that piggy bank. The  annual used book sale is February 18, 2017 .  It is held in the Faith Community Center from 8:30 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. 

At 50 cents a book and 25 cents for children's books, it's the best deal around. We will again be offering $2 per bag from 1:30-3:00 p.m. The money received from the sale will go toward supporting St. Stephen's Youth Ministry Mission Trips.

For more information download the flyer here

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Evening Social

Women are invited to an evening social opportunity Tuesday, February 21, 6-9:00 p.m. in the Archbishop Romero Room. It is a "bring your own project" night. Feel free to bring a treat or snack or beverage to share.

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Get Away From the Noise and Encounter God

A blessed opportunity to retreat in the silence and solitude of a hermitage environment, nestled in the beauty of God's creation. Led by Jr. Joe Kuharski, this retreat includes daily Mass, prayer, discussions, spiritual direction and Confession.

Please RSVP to the Parish Office by February 27.

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Register Today to Attend

The bishops of Minnesota are hosting Catholics at the Capitol  on Thursday, March 9, a day of inspiration and advocacy in St. Paul. Attendees will learn about the connection between our Catholic faith and citizenship, be informed about key issues facing our state, and then head to the Capitol to share their message with legislators.  Whether you're a seasoned political veteran or a newcomer to advocacy, you'll be equipped to make a difference, and to protect life and human dignity in Minnesota.

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Exploring and Understanding the Mass

Would you like to understand the Mass more clearly? During March we will have the opportunity to explore and understand the Mass. These sessions are for people of all ages and levels of understanding.  If you are interested in truly understanding and fully participating in the Sacred Liturgy of the Mass, come and join us in The Refuge the first four Sundays of Lent following 10:30 a.m. Mass. The first session is March 5.
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Calendar of Events: February

February is packed full of fun and enriching events at St. Stephen's - click here to see the full Calendar of Events!
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