The Parish of Saints Joachim and Anne
St. Mary's Closed During August
On July 27th,  the interior ceiling and flooring projects at St. Mary's church began.
Weekday masses, 8 a.m. Monday through Friday, and the weekend Masses, Sunday at 8 a.m. and 6 p.m. will be celebrated at St. Mark’s church thru August 29, 2015.   Your patience and cooperation during this time is greatly appreciated. Please watch the bulletin for further updates.  Thank you.
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News From the Parish

Father Erik LundgrenFROM THE PASTOR’S DESK

Dear Parishioners, sons and daughters in Christ,

After much prayer and conversation, I have come to the decision that after Sunday August 30, we will no longer be offering a Mass at 11am in the CEC. There are many reasons behind this decision, and after sharing them with the Parish Council and a number of regular attendees – I, along with Father Peter, are very supported in this decision. Thank you for your prayerful understanding and adjustment.

The main reason for this change is that the current weekend Mass load is not healthy for two priests, particularly, for a newly ordained priest and a still young-and-learning pastor (me). We have eight Sunday liturgies each weekend in four different locations. Fr. Wittman’s retirement also coincided with the re- retirement of Fr. Jim Schoenberger. Fr. Schoenberger was still taking a Mass each weekend for us, but for health reasons informed us that he no longer could. As a result, Fr. Peter and I have been each taking four Masses each weekend, which is already beyond the recommended norm. In addition, we frequently have one or even two other Masses on Saturday morning and afternoon for weddings, quinceaneras, funerals, etc. To add some perspective… (Read More Here)

Urgent Repair Appeal

Once a year, Catholic Mutual Group comes out and does a safety inspection of our facilities. During these inspections they bring to our attention safety issues and/or concerns that we must...Read More...

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Parish Locations

CEC

Parish Offices/CEC

2700 17th Avenue East
Shakopee, MN 55379
P: 952-445-1319
F: 952-445-0511
St. Marys

St. Mary's Site

535 Lewis Street
Shakopee, MN 55379
P: 952-445-1319
F: 952-445-0511

Mass Times:
TEMPORARILY CLOSED FOR CONSTRUCTION.
St. Marks

St. Mark's Site

350 South Atwood Street
Shakopee, MN 55379
P: 952-445-1319
F: 952-445-0511

Mass Times:
12:30pm (Spanish Mass)
Saturdays | 5:00pm
Sundays | 8:00am, 10:00am, 6:00pm
Mon-Fri | 8am
Marystown

Marystown Site

15850 Marystown Road
Shakopee, MN 55379
P: 952-445-1319
F: 952-445-0511

Mass Times:
Sundays | 9:00am
Saturdays | 7:00pm