UPDATED PLAN FOR OUR FOUR PARISHES: St. Anthony’s, Browns Valley; St. John’s, Rosholt; St. Kater’si, Sisseton; St. Peter’s, Sisseton
Please spread the word, especially the weekend Mass time.
All Masses will be live streamed on Facebook [ Search for Gregg Frankman], with the exception of those at St. Kateri [Search for NE SD Catholic Churches].
PLAN FOR OUR FOUR PARISHES BEGINNING JULY 1, 2020 St. Anthony’s, Browns Valley; St. John’s, Rosholt; St. Kater’si, Sisseton; St. Peter’s, Sisseton
After consultation with Bishop Kettler and Bishop DeGrood, along with giving your respective Parish Council members opportunity for input, the following will be the Mass schedule for our four parishes.
THE LORD’S DAY MASS ROTATION:
June, July, August AND December, January, February
— Saturday evening: St. John’s at 5:30 pm
— Sunday morning: St. Anthony’s at 9:00 am
***JULY 2020: Saturdays St. Kateri’s at 5:30 pm and Sundays St. Peter’s * live streamed* at 11:00 am
***August 2020: Saturdays St. Peter’s at 5:30 pm and Sundays St. Kateri’s at 11:00 am
September, October, November AND March, April, May
— Saturday evening: St. Anthony’s at 5:30 pm & St. Kateri’s at 5:30 pm
— Sunday morning: St. John’s at 9:00 am & St. Peter’s at 11:00 am
** Since Sisseton has both a Saturday and Sunday Mass, the Sunday Mass will always be at 11:00 am.
** Fr. Brian Simon has offered to preside at all Saturday evening Masses in Sisseton.**
— If Fr. Brian Simon is unable to come for any particular Saturday evening Mass, parishioners from both parishes will attend Mass at St. Peter’s at 11:00 am.
I am required to offer one Mass for the Lord’s Day and one Mass on Holy Days for the Spiritual and Temporal Welfare of the People. This Mass Intention can be prayed in one parish for parishioners of all parishes.
— Schedule for this Mass Intention:
First weekend of the month = St. Peter’s
Second weekend of the month = St. Anthony’s
Third weekend of the month = St. John’s
Fourth weekend of the month = St. Kateri’s
Holy Days: Because of the distances, there will one Mass in Sisseton at St. Peter's, one Mass at St. John's; and one Mass at St. Anthony's. [Parish Council chairpersons will advise me on schedule]
Daily Mass Schedule: * all daily Masses will be live streamed during the pandemic*
— Mondays: No Mass [my day of rest]
— Tuesdays: During the pandemic: the 1st and 3rd will be at St. Peter's, Sisseton, [9:00 am] and the 2nd and 4th will be at St. John's, Rosholt
— First & Third Wednesdays: St. John’s 10:00 am
— Second & Fourth Wednesdays: St. Peter's at 9:00 am
— Thursdays Sisseton [rotation]:
- First Thursday = St. Peter’s at 5:00pm *Day of Adoration begins at 9:00 am*
- Second Thursday = Tekawitha Center at 8:45 am
- Third Thursday = Assisted Living Center at 9:00 am
- Fourth Thursday = Tekawitha Center at 8:45 am
— Fridays: Rosholt Countryside Living Center at 2:00 pm *During the pandemic Mass will be at St. John's in Rosholt at 10:00 am*
- You can get Diocesan updates here: -You can also go to St. John's website:
Marriage: Contact the pastor a minimum of six months before the planned wedding to insure availability of the church.
Baptism: Contayt the Pastor
Father Gregg Frankman
FATHER GREGG HAS NOT CHANGED HIS PHONE NUMBER.
IF YOU GET A TEXT FROM 605-524-7601 BLOCK THE CALLER. THE SCAM IS ASKING FOR GIFT CARDS.
Catholic Church of St. Anthony
Our MiSSION STATEMENT: Matthew 28:19-20 "Go therefore, and make disciples of all nations, baptizing them in the name of the Father, and of the Son, and of the Holy Spirit, teaching them to observe all that I have commanded you. And behold, I am with you always, until the end of the age.", sharing God's love, by living the Gospel of Jesus Christ.
A true history of St. Anthony does not begin with the building of the first church in 1911, but can be traced back
December, January, February:
Sunday Mass: 9:00AM
Confessions 1/2 Hour before Mass
or by appointment
The St. Anthony Prayer Line is a chain of parishioners that can be contacted for those in need of immediate prayer.
All Masses are Live Streamed on Facebook. For now, go to "Gregg Frankman". There is one exception, the Sunday Mass at St. Peter's at 11:00 am will be found on Facebook at NE SD Catholic churches.
PLAN FOR PUBLIC MASSES ST. ANTHONY CATHOLIC PARISH: — Mass will be on Sundays at 9:00 am in December and continue through February.
Confessions will be 1/2 hour before Mass
* YOU ARE DISPENSED FROM ATTENDING MASS UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE AND YOU DO NOT HAVE TO ATTEND MASS UNTIL YOU ARE COMFORTABLE OR * UNTIL BISHOP ENDS THE DISPENSATION. THIS IS A DIFFICULT TIME FOR US, SO STAY SAFE!
*** The choice to attend public Mass is yours to make in the St. Cloud Diocese. There is no shame in waiting out the pandemic before
participating at public Masses.
* hand sanitizer will be available when entering the Church and near the front pews when coming to Communion.
* Masks must be worn at Mass, with the exception while receiving Holy Communion.
* Please, keep the six foot safe distancing when coming forward to receive Communion and when leaving the Church.
UPDATE ON THE CORONA VIRUS FROM BISHOP KETTLER: " ...we will continue the suspension of the in-person gatherings and social activities...until February 1."