Young Adult Lenten Book Study

If you are a young adult, 21+, like to deepen your faith this Lent, Join us at SCCYA for a study on Mathew Kelly’s book “Rediscover Jesus”.

We meet Thursdays, 7:15 pm at Sacred Heart Owatonna during Lent.

No Fee, book provided.

More info: like Facebook @SCCYAWinona or contact Teresa at 507-451-1588, ext 215 or email


The Call to be Catholic Series

Physician-Assisted Suicide and the ‘Death with Dignity’ Debate” is the topic for the next program in “The Call to be Catholic” speaker series.

Sunday, February 12, 3:00 pm
Sacred Heart in Owatonna

The speaker will be Deacon Stephen Najarian, MD; he is a retired surgeon and teaches bio-medical ethics at St. Paul Seminary.

No charge, but a free will offering is suggested. Child care provided.


Jubilee of Mercy Days

Diocese-wide events

Three events, three different days and locations.

St. Mary’s Parish in Worthington – Wednesday, June 8th
Sacred Heart Parish in Owatonna – Thursday, June 9th
Resurrection Parish in Rochester – Friday, June 10th

Day Program

8:30 am – Gathering & Registration
9:00 am – Morning Prayer
9:30 am – Session led by Stephen J. Binz
– “The Divine Mercy of Our God” June 8th
– “The Sacred Heart of Jesus” June 9th
– “The Spiritual & Corporal Works of Mercy” June 10th
11:00 am – Mass (with Bishop Quinn presiding)
12:00 pm – Lunch Break
1: 00 pm – “Works of Mercy” program/activity
1:50 pm – Wrap-up & Closing Prayer

Pilgrimage Visit

2:00 pm – Depart for pilgrimage visit to “Sacred Heart” parish
3:00 pm – Holy Hour
– Exposition and Benediction of the Blessed Sacrament
– Sacrament of Penance available
4 :00 pm – Afternoon & Dinner break (dinner on your own)

Evening Performance

7:00 pm – Performance of “Haunted By God: The Life of Dorothy Day”
There is no charge to attend the evening performance