Welcome to The Church of the Presentation
of the Blessed Virgin Mary
Set as a beacon on a hill to surrounding Maplewood and the east side of St. Paul, the Church of the Presentation of the Blessed Virgin Mary has been a center of Catholic faith and life since 1946. Our parish continues to be a vibrant place of worship, education, and outreach to the community. We welcome you to join us as we celebrate God’s many gifts and strive to bring the gospel message of Jesus Christ to the world around us.
Listening Sessions with Archbishop Hebda to help inform Pope Francis’ choice for our new Archbishop have been scheduled. Please see the attached PDF for a listing of listening sessions and locations. Read more here>>
Mike graduated from Presentation of Mary School in 1973, and has been involved in many areas of Presentation School and Presentation Parish ever since. Presentation Parish has benefited from Mike’s call to volunteerism. He has been a Parish Council member and he is currently on the Garden Committee, Co-Chairs the Respect Life Committee, is a member of the Knights of Columbus and has been involved in our community over the years in many ways.
Come celebrate with Mike as he is acknowledged at the Panther Pride Auction and Benefit on November 14th. For more information, click here.
Mass of Anointing – Saturday, October 10
10:00 a.m. Individual Confession,
1:00 a.m. Mass & Sacrament of Anointing.
All are invited to attend the Mass and receive the special blessings of this sacrament. It is a wonderful communal celebration of Christ’s healing presence. A light lunch is provided in Kenney Hall following Mass.
Parishioners are encouraged to provide transportation for family members and others who would benefit from this Sacrament.
Fall Bible Study by Jeff Cavins
Registration has begun for an Eleven-Part Bible study called “Psalms, School of Prayer”, featuring Jeff Cavins, Sarah Christmyer & Tim Gray. The Bible Study begins October 21st.The program features small group discussions and a DVD study by noted Catholic theologian Jeff Cavins. Bible Studies are on Wednesday mornings 9:00 – 11:00 a.m. or Wednesday evenings 7:00 – 9:00 p.m. or Sunday evenings 6:00—8:00 p.m. in the Parish Center, Modesta Room.
See Information & Registration Here>>
Presentation Teams Up With Omaha Steaks!
Omaha Steaks has teamed up with Presentation Parish and is offering huge discounts on their most popular selections as well as giving back to help fund the Angel Program for Tuition Assistance which receives 10% from each purchase made!
You can support the program 3 Different Ways:
– Shop online at www.steaksforgood.com/angelprogram
– Visit any of the Omaha Steaks Stores
– Call in to order and support Presentation of the
Blessed Virgin Mary Church at 1-800-994-7455
Read more here.
Music Ministry Is Alive and Singing at Presentation!
Please consider being a part of music ministry at Presentation. We would LOVE to have you join us! Read more here.
Become A Mass Greeter! Mass greeters are needed for all Masses. Your smile and spirit of welcoming will make a profound impression on all who come to Mass. Click here to sign up today!
Pray the Holy Rosary following daily Masses, Mon. – Thurs., prior to daily Mass on Fri. and 1/2 hour prior to all weekend Masses.