5th Annual All Souls Requiem Mass

You are invited to the 5th annual Cathedral Requiem Mass to be offered for all the faithful departed of the Fargo Diocese on Thursday, November 2 at 6:00 PM at St. Mary's Cathedral. This chanted Requiem in the Extraordinary Form will be followed by a Wine & Cheese Social in the social hall. Hosted by the Cathedral Schola Cantorum.

St. Benedict's to Host Men's Church History Study

October 30th, 2017 - March 26th, 2018

Monday evenings, 7:00pm, St. Benedict's Social Hall

Register now! Cost: $35

Epic: A Journey through Church History is a captivating and fast-paced look at the story of the Catholic Church. Beginning with the lives of the apostles all the way up to the present day, Epic takes the immense history of the Church and simplifies it into twelve, color-coded captivating story of Christianity. This Study provides participants with an understanding of Church history that enables them to have a greater sense of meaning and identity as Catholics. For more information or to register, please call Marcus Vetter at 701-640-5252 or email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Sts. Anne & Joachim Fall Festival

Sts. Anne & Joachim will be holding their Fall Festival November 12 from 4-7pm. Menu includes pork roast, mashed potatoes, green beans, stuffing, coleslaw, dinner roll and dessert. (Adults $10; Children $5; 4 and under FREE.) Events include a country store, basket raffle, farmers market, children's games, bingo and cake walk. Raffle to win a new 2017 Mitsubishi Mirage ES, one week stay at a Mayan resort in Mexico or other amazing cash prizes! Contact the parish at 701-235-5757 for more information or visit www.stsaaj.org/fall-festival.

Beginning Experience Weekend

Are you divorced, widowed, or separated? Beginning Experience is a program of peer ministry for divorced, widowed, and separated persons. It has helped a lot of people going through the difficult time of the loss of a spouse - from death or divorce. B.E. is sponsored by the Catholic diocese of Fargo, and is open to people of all ages, and all religious denominations, or none. 

The next B.E. Weekend will be Nov. 17-19, 2017 at Maryvale, Valley City. Please contact Val Riepe, 218-415-0101 or This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. and fill out an application. You can also ask your pastor or priest for more information, or contact Fr. Bernie Schneider at 701-213-1618.

“Gathering” Support Group for Post-Abortive Women

Project Rachel together with Catholic Charities of North Dakota are offering a “Gathering” post-abortion support group for women who have begun their healing journey either through the Sacrament of Reconciliation or a Rachel’s Vineyard Retreat.  The group will meet on the 4th Monday of every month at a designated location in the Fargo area. These monthly gatherings consist of a half-hour meditation before the Blessed Sacrament followed by a share discussion.  Confidential registration required.  To register and learn location of meetings, please call 844-789-4829


Job Openings

Playground Supervisor

Holy Spirit  Elementary School is looking for an adult to serve as playground supervisor for 1 hour per day from 11:15--12:15.  This is a paid position by the PTO with a salary of $13 per hour.  Holy Spirit would also consider two people to cover this position to give more flexibility.   If you are interested, please call the Holy Spirit school office for more information or contact Principal Jason Kotrba at 701-232-4087 or  This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Evening Custodian

JPII Catholic Schools is looking for an Evening Custodian for Shanley High School/Sullivan Middle School. For more information on the position contact Stacy Roney at:   This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or visit: https://www.jp2schools.org/central-office/careers/.

Teachers Wanted

JPII Catholic Schools is seeking to fill the following positions:

·                 Substitute Para-Professionals 

 ·                 Para-Professional (FT)

·                  After School Program Worker (PT)

For more information please call 701-893-3231 or visit http://www.jp2schools.org/central-office/careers/

Cathedral of St. Mary's Adoration Chapel

The following time slots need adorers:

Sunday -5am(OPEN) and 6am(OPEN)

Monday- 1am, 11am

Tuesday - 3am, 10am

Wednesday - 9am, 12pm

Thursday - 2am, 5am

Friday -9am, 3pm(OPEN)

Saturday - 12am, 5am, 3pm, 5pm

If you can take one of these hours, please call Cindy Petrich (232-5985) or Marilyn Loegering (347-4031).  Thank you!

Hospice of the Red River Valley Seeks Volunteers

Hospice of the Red River Valley is looking for individuals to join our volunteer team. The volunteer program at Hospice of the Red River Valley provides essential support in our day-to-day work. Volunteers can choose how they would like to help provide compassionate care to patients and their families: through companionship visits, haircuts, running errands, doing light housekeeping, massage therapy, fixing meals, pet therapy, sewing projects and many other ways.
To apply to our volunteer program, visit www.hrrv.org/volunteer.
For more information, contact Megan Schroeder at 701-356-1538 or  This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. , or Kristi Sherven at 701-356-1506 or This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. .

Emergency Food Pantry Seeking Volunteers

The Emergency Food Pantry has a great need for more volunteers!  There are lots of different opportunities to help, regardless of age or physical limitations. Volunteers are welcome Monday – Friday from 8am – noon and 1pm - 4pm

If you can’t volunteer your time, another way to help is through donations! Some commonly needed items are canned tuna, canned fruit, peanut butter, and milk. We are always in need of hygiene products, baby items (such as food, formula, diapers), and household items (such as detergents and cleaning products.)

With your support we provide individuals and families in need with one week’s supply of healthy food.  We couldn’t do it without you!

If you would like to visit us and learn more about volunteering please call 701-237-9337.