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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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Thanksgiving Day Mass Thursday at 9:00 AM (No 7:00 AM Mass on Thursday) 

Weekday Masses: 7:00 AM
(No 7:00 AM on Wednesdays)
School Mass: 9:00 AM Wednesday
Saturday Mass: 4:30 PM
Sunday Masses: 8:00 AM and 10:30 AM


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

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From the Vatican

Pope Audience: Church is on a Journey Towards Heaven

Pope 1126142014-11-26 (Vatican Radio) Pope Francis during his weekly General Audience in the St Peter’s Square  today told pilgrims the Church is on a continuing journey towards heaven.  Read More 

Fr. Peter's Post

Thanksgiving Day Mass: 9:00 AM at the Cathedral

Fr. Peter

I will celebrate Mass at 9:00 AM on Thanksgiving Day at the Cathedral.  This will be the only Mass in our cluster of parishes that day.  There will not be a 7:00 AM Mass at the Cathedral or a 12:10 Mass at St. Mary Star of the Sea. Read More

Liturgical Minister Xpress Access

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

Symbolon Registration

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We are introducing the parishes to the Symbolon which is a faith formation program available to every parishioner on-line.  This means that you can have access to a program that will help you know the Catholic faith, live it and be able to talk about it with others.

To register, click here.

If you have any questions about this program, please call Jack at 218.728.3646

Cathedral Cares Fund

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

Throughout the holiday season this year the CCF is inviting you to Change the World. Contribution of your pocket change will help "change" the holiday season for needy families in Duluth parishes.  Please drop your change in the "coin racer" in the narthex, or you can write a check to the Cathedral Cares Fund, and put it in one of the "colorful" envelopes in the pews or just drop a check in the collection with Cathedral Cares written on the memo line.  Learn more about the CCF here.




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Thanksgiving Office Hours

Turkey Time offThe Cathedral Parish Office will be closed for the Thanksgiving Holiday on Thursday Nov. 27th and Friday Nov. 28th.  The staff wishes you and your family a most blessed holiday weekend!

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

Help Wanted

Coordinator of Youth Evangelization.  Must be able to disciple adult leaders and equip them to disciple youth in the Cathedral parish.  The Coordinator will be responsible for faith formation for high school students and confirmation candidates.  Experience in evangelization and discipleship necessary.  Ministry degree preferred.  The Cathedral of Our Lady of the Rosary parish has 850 registered families.  We are offering a salary in the mid 30’s with benefits.  Job to start summer of 2015.  Send resume and cover letter to: Cathedral of Our Lady of the Rosary, 2801 East 4th Street, Duluth MN 55812.   

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.


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It's Giving Tree Time Again

Giving TreeThe trees are out in the entrances to the Cathedral and each of the tags on the trees   represent people who are in nursing homes or care facilities who may not otherwise receive a gift this season.  Please prayerfully consider a gift for these people.  If you have any questions, please call the Parish Office, 728-3646. 

Gifts need to be returned by Noon, Sunday Dec 14th so that they can be distributed in time for Christmas. 

Diocese of Duluth News

Pope appoints Wisconsin bishop to head statewide Diocese of Boise

By Catholic News Service Pope Francis has accepted the resignation of Bishop Michael P. Driscoll of Boise, Idaho, and appointed Bishop Peter F. Christensen of Superior, Wisconsin, to succeed him.

Bishop Driscoll, who has headed the statewide diocese since 1999, is 75, the age at which bishops are required by canon law to turn in their resignation to the pope.

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‘Tale of two synods’ emerged from Vatican, says USCCB president

By Mark Pattison/Catholic News Service  Octobers extraordinary Synod of Bishops on the family was just one event, but a tale of two synods emerged from it, according to the president of the U.S. Conference of Catholic Bishops.

Speaking to reporters Nov. 10 after the morning session of the USCCBs annual fall general assembly in Baltimore, Archbishop Joseph E. Kurtz of Louisville, Kentucky, acknowledged the differences in the synod experienced by the bishops participating in it and news accounts disseminated outside the synod.

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Liturgical items top agenda at USCCB general meeting in Baltimore

By Mark Pattison / Catholic News Service Liturgical matters will take center stage on the agenda of action items at the fall general meeting of the U.S. Conference of Catholic Bishops, to be held Nov. 10-13 in Baltimore.

There will be five liturgical items up for consideration. All are subject to amendments from bishops. All but one require approval of two-thirds of the bishops, followed by final approval from the Vatican.

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