Welcome to the Office of Worship

[T]he liturgy is the summit toward which the activity of the Church is directed; at the same time it is the font from which all her power flows…

#10, Constitution on the Sacred Liturgy



Adult Confirmation

Bishop Kettler will celebrate the Sacrament of Confirmation for adults (18+) at the Vigil of Pentecost on Saturday, June 8 at 5:00 p.m. at the Cathedral of Saint Mary. This is for Catholic candidates who are seeking to complete their Christian initiation. Each parish that is preparing adult candidates for this sacrament is strongly encouraged to send its candidates, along with their sponsors and families, to the cathedral for this Diocesan Confirmation Liturgy.


Diocesan Festival Choir Registration

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Volunteer to Minister at One of the Diocesan Masses

Complete this online form to be added to a contact list of liturgical ministers (Hospitality  Ministers, Ushers, Sacristans, Altar Servers, Extraordinary Ministers of Holy Communion or Lectors.

To sign up, click here.



About the Office of Worship…

  1. The Office of Worship assists the diocesan bishop in carrying out his function as the chief liturgist and promoter and guardian of the liturgical life of this diocese.
  2. This office assists the people of the Diocese of Saint Cloud in liturgical formation by deepening their understanding of the liturgy and helping them to implement the vision of the Constitution on the Sacred Liturgy.
  3. The Office of Worship provides leadership and direction for the development of liturgical celebrations, prayer, music, art and environment.

Much of the information contained on this website is to assist Pastors, Liturgists, Musicians and Liturgical Ministers with their roles in liturgical preparation and implementation.

Documents of the Liturgy

Constitution on the Sacred Liturgy

General Instruction of the Roman Missal 

General Instruction of the Liturgy of the Hours

Sing to the Lord: Music in Divine Worship

Built of Living Stone: Art, Architecture, and Worship