How to Attend Mass:

  • Bishop McKnight has dispensed everyone from the obligation to attend Mass through November 27 (see full instructions for conditions).
  • Those who are high-risk are encouraged to stay home.
  • Before coming to Mass, please check your temperature. If you have a fever or other symptoms of illness, stay home.
  • Consider attending on a weekday rather than on the weekend.
  • Wearing a mask is required for those able to do so:
    • when entering/leaving church
    • in line for Holy Communion
    • any time distancing cannot be maintained
  • Please leave a 6-foot gap between households.
  • If you wish to receive Holy Communion on the tongue, please come up after others have received on the hand.

> The Bishop's full instructions.

What Else You Can Do:

  • Sign up for Flocknote for the latest parish updates.
  • Join Fr. Schrader for Catechism Live or for other live-streamed events.
  • Pray at home using a resource like Word on Fire.
  • Pray the Rosary or another Catholic devotion.
  • Call someone to check on them.
  • Go to confession.
  • Watch a movie, documentary, or faith study video on FORMED.org. St. Brendan provides full access to parishioners.
  • Stay in touch on St. Brendan's Facebook page.

Parish Update – August 28, 2020

By Fr. Dylan Schrader | August 28, 2020

New – Friday Holy Hours (2-3pm) Beginning in September, stop by the church Fridays between 2-3pm to pray before the Blessed Sacrament, with Benediction (a special blessing given with the Eucharist) at 2:45pm. Come pray before picking up your kids from school! Catechism Live September Schedule Live-streamed on Facebook at 6:00pm 34. Tuesday, September 1:…

Parish Update – August 25, 2020

By Fr. Dylan Schrader | August 25, 2020

Please pray for the repose of the soul of Joan Weinand of our parish. May her soul and the souls of all the faithful departed through the mercy of God rest in peace. Amen. New Archbishop of St. LouisPlease pray for the Archdiocese of St. Louis as they welcome their new Archbishop today on the…

Parish Update – August 11, 2020

By Fr. Dylan Schrader | August 11, 2020

Happy 65th Anniversary to Duane and Jane Rankin! Duane and Jane Rankin, who recently moved away from Mexico, celebrate sixty-five years of marriage on August 13! St. Brendan congratulates them and thanks them for their witness through the sacrament of Matrimony. Please pray for them on this special day. “The matrimonial covenant, by which a…

Parish Update – August 5, 2020

By Fr. Dylan Schrader | August 5, 2020

A Successful Finish for Faith, Family, and Futures!Thanks to your generosity and perseverance, over the past 5 years, the Faith, Family, and Futures capital campaign raised approximately $650,000 to complete the major renovation of Gavan Hall, the addition of awnings for the school, flooring and windows throughout the school, air conditioning in the parish hall,…