Photos: Holy oils for coming year blessed at chrism Mass

Bishop Donald Kettler celebrated the annual diocesan chrism Mass April 7 at St. Mary’s Cathedral in St. Cloud. He blessed the oils that will be used for the sacraments of baptism, confirmation, holy orders and the anointing of the sick during the coming year. Also during the Mass, priests of the diocese renewed their priestly promises and deacons renewed their commitment to their diaconate vocation.

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Author: Dianne Towalski

Dianne Towalski is a multimedia reporter for The Central Minnesota Catholic Magazine.

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