2014 Ministry Calendar

Categories: Around the Diocese


1 Solemnity of Mary
6 Epiphany
5-11 National Migration Week
12 Junior High Youth Rally
19 Vespers for Life
22 MCCL March for Life, St. Paul
26-Feb. 1 Catholic Schools Week


1-2 Annual Diocesan Appeal kick-off
8 Marriage Enrichment Day, St. Michael Parish, St. Cloud
9 World Marriage Day


7 World Day of Prayer
9 Rite of Election/Call to Continuing Conversion
5 Ash Wednesday
(CRS Collection and CRS Rice Bowl during weeks of Lent.)
13 JRLC Day on the Hill, St. Paul
14 40 Days for Life
15 Catholic Men’s Conference


8 Spring Mission Rally, Long Prairie
10 Chrism Mass
13 Palm Sunday
18 Good Friday
20 Easter Sunday
27 Divine Mercy Sunday


3 Honoring Marriage Day
(For couples celebrating their 5th, 25th, 40th or 50th anniversary in 2014.)


1 Ascension
7 Ordination to the permanent diaconate
8 Pentecost Sunday
15 Trinity Sunday
21 Ordination to the presbyterate
21-Jul. 4 Fortnight for Freedom
22 Corpus Christi


20-26 NFP Awareness week
24 Humanae vitae Mass and reception
(The Humanae vitae Award is given at the reception.)


15 Assumption of the Blessed Virgin Mary
17 Rural Life Celebration, Princeton


20-21 Catholic Campaign for Human Development collection


5 Respect Life Sunday
11 Women’s Life Forum
11 Solidarity in Mission workshop
24-25 Parish Social Ministry Training, Paynesville
19 World Mission Sunday
26 Senior High Youth Rally


1 All Saints’ Day
2 All Souls’ Day
2-9 Vocation Awareness Week
27 Thanksgiving
30 First Sunday in Advent


8 Immaculate Conception of the Blessed Virgin Mary
12 Our Lady of Guadalupe
25 Christmas