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Parish Office

Church of the Presentation of the Blessed Virgin Mary 1725 Kennard Street, St. Paul, MN 55109 Office: 651-777-8116 Fax: 651-777-8743 Office Hours: Mon.-Fri. 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.

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Parish Staff

Pastor: Fr. Benny Mekkatt 651-777-8116
Deacon: Michael Martin 651-307-4529
Deacon: Mike Powers 651-777-8116
Director of Finance and Operations: Bob Collett, 651-842-6017
Director of Faith Formation:
S. Kathleen Rademacher, OSB 651-842-6018
Director of Stewardship & Liturgy: Kay Mottaz 651-842-6022
Music Coordinator: John Blanda 651-842-6026
Receptionist/Secretary: Mary Heymans 651-842-6010 Administrative Assistant: Karen Simons 651-842-6020
Administrative Assistant: Meghan Bothwell 651-842-6019
Director of Youth Ministry and 
Jessica Nelson 651-842-6025

Presentation School

1695 Kennard Street Maplewood, MN 55109 Phone: 651-777-5877 Fax: 651-777-8283
Principal: Nikki Giel 651-842-6032
School Secretary: Linda Prazak 651-842-6030

Presentation Preschool

1725 Kennard Street Maplewood, MN 55109 Phone: 651-770-3093 Fax: 651-779-2307
Director: Erin Hinds 651-842-6070


From 694 and Highway 36: Exit south to White Bear Avenue. Take a right on Larpenteur Avenue. From 94: Exit North on White Bear Avenue. Turn left on Larpenteur Avenue. Click here for MapQuest handicap signAccess is provided from Rectory side of Church with parking available across from the doors. Handicapped Access and parking is also provided at the front Kennard Street entrance of the Church and at Preschool entrance in lower parking lot on Larpentuer side.