Chris Stefanick March 14th - Register Now!

Chris Stefanick, a fantastic national Catholic youth speaker, will be hosting a Senior High Retreat (9th-12th Grade) at St. Mary's School in Owatonna, MN on Saturday, March 14th, 2015.

The theme of the retreat will be "The Core of the Gospel". Join Chris as he shares his faith, “You know in the depths of your heart you were made for something noble, beautiful, authentic and true in that area of your life.  Say yes to authentic love, to real relationships, to your Maker’s plan.”  His

  • 9:30 am - Check-in
  • 10:00 am - Welcome, Music, Games
  • 12:00 Lunch - Pizza/beverage/dessert
  • 3:00 Snack and Door Prizes
  • 5:00 pm - Mass at Sacred Heart
  • 6:00  - Day Concludes
The cost of the retreat is $25/person. This event has a limited capacity and will sell out. Please register early to get a spot. For more information, please contact the parish office at or 452-4770. To see the impact Chris has, watch his video below on the Mass. For more information on Chris, please click on Read More.

Chris Stefanick 
Chris is a Youth Ministry veteran and has served at a parish in the East LA area, as Director of Youth and Young Adult Ministry for the Diocese of Lacrosse, and as Director of Youth, Young Adult and Campus Ministry for the Archdiocese of Denver.  He is currently founder and President of Real Life Catholic – a non-profit organization dedicated to reengaging a generation.  Above all, Chris is proud to be a husband and father to six beautiful children.

“Stefanick is one of the most engaging young defenders of the Christian faith on the scene today” states Archbishop Charles J. Chaput, Archdiocese of Philadelphia.  “Chris Stefanick is one of the most dynamic and effective speakers I’ve ever heard.  He has the unique ability to engage all age groups with the message of the Gospel, not just teens, but their parents…and their bishop as well!” quoted by Bishop Walker Nickless, Diocese of Sioux City.