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2801 East 4th Street
Duluth, MN 55812
P: 218-728-3646

Cathedral of Our Lady of the Rosary

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Weekday Masses: 7:00 AM
School Mass: 8:50 AM Will Return in the Fall
Saturday Mass: 4:30 PM
Sunday Masses: 8:00 AM and 10:30 AM

Confession: Saturday 10:30-11:30 AM (and by appointment)

From the Vatican


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 Vatican City, 31 July 2014 (VIS) – Pope Francis' universal prayer intention for August is: “That refugees, forced by violence to abandon their homes, may find a generous welcome and the protection of their rights”.

His intention for evangelization is: “That Christians in Oceania may joyfully announce the faith to all the people of that region”.  Read More...>> 

Fr. Peter's Post

The Clustering of Cathedral and St. Mary Star of the Sea/Our Lady of Mercy has Begun

Fr. Peter

Wednesday marked the formal beginning of the clustering of St. Mary Star of the Sea/Our Lady of Mercy and the Cathedral.  Clustering means that parishes remain distinct (don’t merge) but share priests and look for ways to work together to proclaim the gospel. Read More Posts...>>

Liturgical Minister Xpress Access

Liturgical Ministers and Altar Servers, please use the button here to access the most current Liturgical Ministry schedule.LitMin

Cathedral Cares Fund

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 The Cathedral Cares Fund is helping do Christ’s work in our community. 


July is National Social Security Online Month!  More info here.

Recently, the CCF contributed $2,000 to the new Steve O’Neil Apartments. If you would like to make an individual donation to the Steve O'Neil Apartments the link is here.

To learn more about the Cathedral Cares Fund, and to explore the many links to Duluth area services for those in need click here.

Fr. Eli's Homilies

Marriage Part I: The Sower of the Seed 7/13/2014

 Marriage Part II: Wheat and Weeds 7/20/2014

Marriage Part III: The Pearl of Great Price 7/27/2014


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Golf Balls from Heaven

WCC Golf Balls


The Women's Care Center is hosting "Golf Balls from Heaven" as a fundraising event, Monday August 18th.  Get tickets from Father this weekend after Masses, or in the parish office.  More info here






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Office Hours

Monday -Thurs: 8:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Friday 8:00 AM - 1:00 PM

2801 East 4th Street
Duluth, MN 55812
(driving instructions in Contact tab)

Phone: 218-728-3646

Sacrament of Reconciliation Guide

 This .pdf from the Knights of Columbus lists the steps on how to go to confession and includes an Examination of Conscience that should be undertaken in preparing for reconciliation.  Download .pdf here.

Diocese of Duluth News

USCCB officials respond to executive order

The bishop-Chairmen of two USCCB Committees responded with great concern to President Obamas July 21 executive order to prohibit federal government contractors from what the Administration deems sexual orientation and gender identity discrimination and to forbid gender identity discrimination in the employment of federal employees. The problems the bishops identify in the order relate both to the flaws in its core prohibitions, and to its lack of religious freedom protection. (USCCB) Read more >>

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Archbishop calls slated black mass offensive, horrendous

By Carl Bunderson / Catholic News Agency-EWTN NewsArchbishop of Oklahoma City Paul Coakley called a black mass scheduled to take place in the citys civic center an obviously horrendous act meant to offend much of the states community.

There are common standards of decency that civic-minded people uphold that are necessary for constructive public discourse, and this violates all of those standards, he told CNA July 16. This is a mockery of one faith, a hostile act toward a significant faith community, the Catholic community.

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La. diocese: priest cannot break seal of confession

Catholic News AgencyAfter the Louisiana Supreme Court ruled that a priest may have to testify about an alleged confession, the Diocese of Baton Rouge said that this demand assaults church teaching and is unconstitutional.

The issue before the District Court, the First Circuit Court of Appeals and the Louisiana Supreme Court assaults the heart of a fundamental doctrine of the Catholic faith as relating to the absolute seal of sacred communications (Confession/Sacrament of Reconciliation), said a July 7 statement from the diocese.

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