Transfiguration Welcomes You

We exist to lead all those in the East Metro to Christ,
the Source and Summit of our daily and eternal lives.

Below are links to our COVID-19 Mass Protocols and the MDH Health Screening Checklist. 

The Mass and the Sacraments are the most important ways we bring people into encounter with Our Lord, and we want to remain open to all who seek Him.  Both parishioners and guests have vastly different opinions on the procedures at Transfiguration and other Catholic churches; we serve people wanting us to be more cautious, and also serve people who want us to remove all restrictions. But we are doing all we can to stay open for all of you! And to do so, we need volunteers to help – and we need cooperation and understanding from all parishioners. Please carefully read the new guidelines (accessible via the button below) before coming to the Masses in the church.

COVID-19 Mass Protocol - beginning 7/25    MDH Checklist 

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  • Attendees who are ill or experiencing any symptoms of COVID-19 are asked to refrain from attending Mass in the Church.
  • The dispensation from attending Sunday Mass is still in place during this time.
  • Per the State of Minnesota Executive Order 20-81 effective July 25, face coverings are required to be worn by individuals over the age of 5 years.  Individuals who have medical or other health conditions, disabilities or mental health, developmental, or behavioral needs that make it difficult to tolerate wearing a face covering are exempt from the requirement.  You are not required to explain or provide proof of your medical condition; please simply state that you cannot wear one.
  • Doors will open ½ hour prior to the start of Mass. Please arrive at least 15 minutes before Mass to so we can safely seat you in the church before Mass begins.
  • Please keep your household socially distanced at least 6 feet from other attendees as you enter and leave the campus, wait on sidewalks to enter, and walk through the parking lot and other common spaces. Please keep small children close and do not allow them to wander.
  • We use spray hand sanitizer (applied by staff or volunteers) for each person entering the church, an option much more cost-effective than gel, quicker to apply, and readily available in large quantities. Because we cannot verify the contents of personal containers of sanitizer, we ask that all people allow volunteers/staff to spray their hands. Those with sensitivity to sanitizers are asked to wash hands in our restrooms.

The 'Liturgy Guide' and 'Volunteer for Mass' buttons
have been moved above of this section for quick access.

Note, the Liturgy Guide button displays when available for upcoming weekend Masses.

Masses will continue to be live streamed. 
Please check back daily for updates and Mass time changes.

You can also download the myParish App by clicking the logo below or by texting 88202. 

Mass/Confession/Adoration
Monday
8:00 am   Daily Mass
5:30-6:00 pm   Confessions*
Tuesday
8:00 am   Daily Mass
Noon-12:30 pm   Confessions*
12:30-1:30 pm   Rosary**
Wednesday
8:00 am   Daily Mass 
5:00 pm   Outdoor Mass
Thursday
8:00 am   Daily Mass
Noon-12:30 pm   Confessions*
Noon-1:00 pm  Church Open for Prayer**
Friday
8:00 am   Daily Mass
Saturday
8:00 am  Mass, live-streamed only
(no congregation)
Sunday
7:30-7:55 am  Confessions*
8:30 am   Holy Mass
10:30 am   Holy Mass †
6:00 pm   Holy Mass

†  Distribution of Holy Communion following 10:30 a.m. Mass. Parishioners and visitors who cannot attend Mass inside and are present to listen to Mass in the parking lot may receive Holy Communion under the canopy; please wait for a signal from staff before you leave your vehicles.

*   Confessions will be offered Sundays 7:30-7:55 a.m., Mondays 5:30-6:00 p.m., and Tuesday & Thursdays noon-12:30 p.m. Please ring the door buzzer to be admitted.

** As per the times listed above for the Rosary and private prayer, please ring the door buzzer to be admitted.  

Times subject to change. 
Please check daily for changes.

 

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News & Events

Fr. Erickson's Homily
Aug 09

Bishop Cozzens Letter

The August 9 bulletin contained an excerpt from Bishop Cozzen's letter to parents of Catholic School students. Click below to view the entire letter.

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Prayers

For your convenience, we've added links to various prayers spoken during our live streamed Masses, the Rosary, etc., to the Catholic Prayers and Devotions page.

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Living Your Faith at Home
Living Your Faith at Home

Take a look at various resources we have for you on our Family Formation page.  Not only do we have an article which contains links to many family resources, here you'll also find answers to Catholic Questions (where we'll add more each week), along with the a video from the Domestic Church. 

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COVID 19 (Corona Virus) Resources
COVID 19 (Coronavirus) Resources

 

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Catholic Church

We deliberately put the words “Catholic” in this opening welcome.  At Transfiguration, we are Catholic.  We’re not ashamed of it; in fact, we’re very excited about it!  At Transfiguration, we believe, celebrate, and proclaim the fullness of the Catholic Faith that has been given to the Church down through the centuries.  

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About Us

Transfiguration Catholic Church and School
Transfiguration Catholic Church and School
6133 15th Street North
Oakdale, MN 55128

Church:  651-738-2646
Fax:  651-501-2230
School:  651-501-2220
Pastoral Emergencies:  651-501-2250

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