• Our Lady's Garden
  • The church after a storm
  • The narthex
  • Benediction
  • The grotto is located on church grounds
Welcome to Immaculate Heart Church
in beautiful Crosslake, MN! 

Immaculate Heart Church is a vibrant Catholic parish in beautiful Crosslake on the Whitefish Chain of Lakes in north-central Minnesota. We are part of the Diocese of Duluth and built a splendid new church just over 10 years ago. Our wooded grounds feature a grotto of the Blessed Virgin and a paved walking path with outdoor Stations of the Cross. Whether you are a visitor, seasonal member, or simply interested in exploring Catholicism, come join us. Truly, all are welcome. May God bless you and may Jesus Christ be praised!

YouTube Channel for Livestream Masses

Adoration Information

Adoration on Tuesdays is from 9 am to 6 pm.
 
Exposition of the Blessed Sacrament is each Wednesday at 5pm in the church. Following Family Formation, Adoration moves to Our Lady's Chapel until Reposition on Thursday eve at 8pm. Please note that during Mass (8-8:30) on Thursday mornings there is no Adoration.
 
We are looking for two people to commit to each hour of Adoration. You can check out the available hours and sign up as a regular Adorer or as a substitute by clicking here  You are also always welcome to come visit and spend time in the presence of Jesus as a visitor! 
 
If you have any questions about Adoration, please contact Steph at 612-220-5313 or [email protected].

Mass

To watch Mass, click on the YouTube logo above.

 

Office Hours

The parish offices are open Monday through Friday from 8 am to 4 pm.

Church Hours

Monday: 8 am to 4 pm

Tuesday: 8 am to 8 pm

Wednesday: 8 am to 8 pm

Thursday: 8 am to 4 pm

Friday: 8 am to 4 pm

Staff

Weekly Bulletins


  • Sun, Apr 25th

  • Sun, Apr 18th

Our Sister Parish, St. Emily's in Emily

Mass Information

Saturday: 4:00 pm
Sunday: 8:30 am (livestreamed)
Tuesday: 6:00 pm (livestreamed)
Thursday: 8:00 am (livestreamed)

Click YouTube logo above to access channel. The Mass is also livestreamed to the parish Facebook page.

Confession Times

Immaculate Heart:

Saturday at 3:00 pm

Tuesday at 5:30 pm

Wednesday at 5:00 pm (only when there is Family Faith Formation)

St. Emily's

Monday at 8:30 am

Electronic Donations

To make an electronic donation to Immaculate Heart Church, please click on this link:

https://engage.suran.com/ihc/s/give/new-gift

Thank you for your generosity!

Parish Facebook Page

To access the IHC Facebook page, click here

Messenger Newsletter

Click here for the current issue of the Messenger

Promise to Protect

Click image below to access the website

Diocese of Duluth News

Father Daniel Felton named bishop for Duluth Diocese

Today, the Holy See announced that Pope Francis has named the Very Rev. Daniel Felton, of the Diocese of Green Bay, Wis., to become the tenth bishop of the Diocese of Duluth. His episcopal ordination and installation as bishop of Duluth have been set for May 20.

Bishop-elect Daniel Felton

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Father Mike Schmitz: Does God just coerce people into following him?

I have recently been reading the Old Testament and have encountered some things that have troubled me. Among them is the way God talks about blessing those who obey him and cursing those who disobey him. I much prefer the New Testament and how Jesus reveals that God is love and calls us to love him. This just seems like God is coercing people into following him. What do I do? 

The fact that you are wrestling with this demonstrates that you have an issue and are willing to engage with it rather than just ignore it. These are the kinds of questions that can lead to a deepening and maturing of faith, so I am very glad that you asked about this.

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Bible podcast by Father Schmitz tops Apple Podcast list

Father Mike Schmitz says that if you had asked him to come up with an idea for a podcast that rise to the top of Apple’s Podcast charts, “The Bible in a Year” wouldn’t have been it.

After all, he says, the podcast, put out by the Catholic publisher Ascension Press, is pretty simple: a few words of introduction, three readings from the Bible, and a few words of explanation, around 20 minutes all told.

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