Lent

  • Lenten Events

  • Holy Week

    Palm Sunday, April 14
    5:00pm Mass (Sat. April 13th, Prince of Peace)
    8:30am Mass St. Patrick, Fullerton
    10:30am Mass St. Helena, Ellendale
    Chrism Mass, Tuesday, April 16
    11:00am Mass at St. Mary’s Cathedral, Fargo
    (No Mass at St. Helena’s)
    Bishop Folda will bless the Sacred Oils to be used throughout the diocese. The priests of the diocese renew their priestly promises at this Mass. All are invited.
    Wednesday, April 17
    8:00am Mass, St. Helena

    The Paschal Triduum

    Holy Thursday, April 18
    Mass of the Lord’s Supper
    7:00pm St. Helena 
    Eucharistic Adoration following Mass
    Good Friday, April 19
    Passion of the Lord, 3:00pm St. Helena
    Holy Saturday, April 20
    Easter Vigil Mass, 8:30pm St. Helena
    (no other Masses today)
    This Mass fulfills the Sunday obligation
    Easter Sunday, April 21
    Mass of the Resurrection of the Lord
    8:30am St. Helena, Ellendale
    10:30am St. Patrick, Fullerton

  • Confession Times

    Confession During Holy Week

     At St. Helena’s, Ellendale

    • Monday, April 15, 7:00pm-8:30pm
     
    • Wednesday, April 17, 11am-12pm & 7:30pm-8:30pm
     
    • Thursday, April 18, 10:00am-Noon & following Mass
     
    • Friday, April 19, 7:00pm-8:00pm
  • Bp. Barron's Lent Reflections

    • Friends, our Easter Gospel contains St. John’s magnificent account of the Resurrection. It was, says John, early in the morning on the first day of the week. It was still dark—just the way it was at...