Spring is here, which means it’s time to clean up the church grounds. We will be doing this on Saturday, May 2, beginning at 8:00 am. Please bring rakes, shovels, trimmers, etc. and meet at the church. Thank you!
The Lord shows great concern for the bodily and spiritual welfare of the sick and commands his followers to do the same. In our Catholic tradition the sacrament of Anointing of the Sick is offered to those whose health is seriously impaired by sickness or old age. This sacrament gives the grace of the Holy … [Read more…]
Important Training Update for Ushers, Parish Council, Parish Staff, All Committee Members and Mass Coordinators, as well as all interested Parishioners… St. Dominic has an AED (Automated External Defibrillator), located in the social hall, near the kitchen. It is highly recommended that folks in the above groups know how to locate and use this piece … [Read more…]
Northfield Reads is a community sponsored gathering for people across the area to come together around a common reading. The readings are selected to illuminate issues related to human rights. The goal of this program is to encourage people from diverse corners of our community to meet, to discuss ideas, to share perspectives, to listen to … [Read more…]
All parishioners age 21 and over are invited to Saints Night Out, St. Dominic School’s live & silent auction extravaganza, this Saturday, February 21. Join us for dinner from 5-7 pm, and an evening of fun adn excitement during the live & silent auctions, games and raffles. Auction items include electronics, gift certificates, entertainment, vacation … [Read more…]
St. Dominic’s is pleased to offer another 5-week session of yoga at Heartwork Yoga Studio on Thursdays, Feb. 26 – Mar. 26, from 7-8 PM. This class will continue the focus on core strengthening in addition to flexibility and relaxation. Beginners are welcome to sign up. Comfortable clothing and a yoga mat are recommended. Class … [Read more…]
Saturday, February 14, 2015, you are invited to a forum on climate change featuring leaders from faith (including Fr. Dempsey), agriculture, government, business, and health community at the Weitz Center for Creativity on the Carleton College campus. Doors open 8:30am. Event: 9-12pm Come join other parishioners to discuss the forum over lunch afterwards.
The winter can get long, so come to school for fun! Families with children age 6 and younger are invited to spend time in the school gym on Sunday, February 15, 3 – 4:30 pm. We are gathering for games, stories, crafts and fellowship. No RSVP necessary.
We at St. Dominic have the opportunity to help serve Thursday’s Table—a program organized by community members to provide a free, hot and nutritious meal to Northfielder’s every Thursday evening at the Community Action Center—on February 19. Volunteers are welcome to bring family & friends to join the meal (volunteers must be 18 years of … [Read more…]
Please join us to hear an architect’s understanding of the theory and philosophy of designing church environments on Sunday morning, February 8, at 9:15 am. Peter Schmelzer, an architect and a member of our parish, has designed numerous worship spaces, and was involved with the design of the cross that hangs over the altar. … [Read more…]