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Application to the Catechetical Institute Deadline Extended. Read more below. Weekend homily online every week.

Adult Ed. Update

Hi All Saints Adult Ed. Friends,

News about several upcoming events is listed below.  I hope you will come for whatever interests you.  Feel free to invite others.  Many of these announcements plus others are available in the parish bulletin and website.  Here is a link to the latest bulletin. 

God's blessings to you!

Mike Vievering or
952-469-6480 office
952-261-9486 cell

P.S. If you wish to receive these updates by email, please let me know by using my email above and I will add you to my Adult Ed. Update distribution list.

Come discover the plan that will transform your work, your marriage, your family, your community... your life! This fall, the Archbishop Harry J. Flynn Catechetical Institute will offer the two- year course in two different locations. Classes will be held at Mary, Mother of the Church in Burnsville on Monday evenings and at the Church of St. Andrew in Elk River on Tuesday evenings. Taught by some of the best instructors in the Twin Cities, such as Bishop Andrew Cozzens, Jeff Cavins, Deacon Joe Michalak, Fr. John Klockeman, Dr. Bill Stevenson, Fr. Peter Williams, Christina Smith, Alyssa Bormes, and more, the program follows the four pillars of the Catechism of the Catholic Church and will make sense of all things Catholic, deepen your faith, and lay out the roadmap to heaven. Classes are divided into four eleven-week modules with two Saturday morning formative sessions per module. Applications are now being accepted through the extended deadline of July 31, 2017, for the class beginning in September. For more information and an application, visit or call 651-962-5028.

Reach out to Others & Walk with Us in the Parade!
July 8, 5:15-7:30pm
You are welcome to join our new associate Fr. Chad VanHoose (who loves parades!) in handing out Garage Sale Flyers and blessed “Miraculous Medals”. What a combo! Walking in this parade may lead people to believe in God or spark curiosity to return to their Catholic Faith. To walk in the parade please RSVP at: or contact the Parish Office. Once we know our unit number more information will be given out, sign up today!


Our Red Cross Blood Drive will be here in Murphy Hall, on Wed., July 12, from 1:00 to 7:00 PM.  Childcare will be provided. Rootbeer floats will be served. Many donors (plus a few more helpers) are needed!  We currently have only about half of the donor spots filled. Sign-up sheets for donating or helping are available in the Gathering Space and the Parish Office. You can also sign up online at

Next Super Saturday Service Day: 
July 15 - Feed My Starving Children - Package meals to feed those in need around the world. We have reserved 20 packing slots for 9-11am and 12 spots for 11:30am-1:30pm at the Eagan location. Please signup online at

Cursillo - Summer Announcement
The lazy days of summer are right around the corner. Why not set aside some time to make Christ the center of your life? Cursillo is a community of people working toward a common a Christ centered life. It all starts with making a weekend. Summer weekends will be held at St. Michael’s Catholic Church in Prior Lake. The men's weekend is July 13-16 and the women's weekend is July 20-23. Sign up soon! For more information and/or a listing of potential sponsors, please contact the Parish Office or visit the Cursillo website at


All Saints Garage Sale 2017 - Save the dates! August 9 - 12.
The All Saints' Annual Garage Sale is approaching fast! You can help us by cleaning out your garage and closets and saving your donation for us! We will begin accepting donations on the last week of July. Mission partners are needed to help organize and run the sale please visit the website or contact the Parish Office if you are interested in becoming a mission partner. Save our mission partners/ volunteers hours of work by presorting your items into labeled boxes before your drop them off. Watch our website: Help us have another successful year!

Join Fr. Tom Wilson on an Amazing Pilgrimage to Italy
Mater Dei returns to Italy for this amazing pilgrimage featuring the Diaconate Ordinations of American Seminarians, including Colin Jones from the Archdiocese of Saint Paul and Minneapolis, at St. Peter’s in the Vatican! In addition to the general audience with the Holy Father (Pending on the Holy Father’s schedule) pilgrims will enjoy special surprises such as visiting the famous Vatican Necropolis. The trip also includes visits to Assisi & Sienna as well. Experience Italy in a most unique way! Call Mater Dei Tours at 1-800-515-2632 for more information and to register. Flyers are available at the Church bulletin board and in the Parish Office. 2017 Departure: September 22 and return October 1.


1. All Saints Weekend Homilies from Past Weekends can now be accessed online on our website at this LINK.
Movies, Talks, and Books that are excellent Catholic resources! Using our parish subscription to FORMED, enjoy FREE online access to these great items.HOW? 1. Go to  2. Enter Parish Code: XFWVWP  3. Set up your account.  4. In future, LOGIN with your account info.