Events – Religion Calendar






A Holocaust Transfer of Memory Story
Thursday, May 28, 10 to 11 a.m.
St. Mark’s Episcopal Cathedral
Zoom gathering and discussion
Hear testimony from Ben Cohen, the grandson of a local Holocaust survivor, as he describes the ongoing trial of a former Stutthof concentration camp Nazi guard in Hamburg, Germany. Ben was the only family member of any survivor to attend. His 90 years-old grandmother became the star witness in this trial, which may be one of the last of its type.  For more information please visit this website: Sponsored by SAAGES: Spiritually Active Adults Growing Exploring & Serving. For registration info, email

Bless a vulnerable family with a gift card
Minnesota Council of Churches
122 W. Franklin Ave. Ste. 100
Mpls. 55404
The coronavirus outbreak has brought disruptions and unemployment to millions of families, including those of newly-arrived refugees. Some of the families we serve have been laid off, and some very recent arrivals have been unable to enter the workforce because of the virus. If you are in a position to help, we need gift cards to Cub and Target to support our most vulnerable families. Gift cards can be ordered electronically and sent to or mailed to our office. Thank you!

Bahá’i Center of Minneapolis
3644 Chicago Ave., Mpls.
Please visit the Bahá’i community of Minneapolis website at Here you will find information about upcoming and past Holy Day celebrations, as well as news, announcements and information.

Calvary Lutheran Church
3901 Chicago Ave., Mpls.
Sunday worship at 10 a.m. via Facebook Live and Zoom. Online Group Meetings: Calvary members are actively leading discussion and study groups during this time. Please visit our website at for more information.

Catholic Church of the Holy Name
3637 11th Ave. S., Mpls.
Please check our website for updates on Mass times. Visit for Archdiocesan links to Mass online, on TV, and other Mass/prayer resources.

Catholic Church of St. Albert the Great
29th St. & 32nd Ave. S., Mpls.
At the request of the Archdiocese, we have canceled all further “live” masses in the church. However, we ARE live-streaming the Sunday morning mass at 9:30 am on our St. Albert the Great Facebook page.  Please join us there, and be safe and prayerful in this distressing time.

Faith Evangelical Lutheran Church
3430 E. 51st St., Mpls.
Sunday Worship and Midweek Devotions online on YouTube and Facebook

First Free Church
5150 Chicago Ave. S., Mpls.
“We’re not closed. We’re online.” Sunday services will be posted at 9 a.m. to our Facebook and YouTube pages.

Holy Cross Lutheran Church, LCMS
1720 E. Minnehaha Pkwy., Mpls.
Sunday Worship recordings online at Scroll to mid-page on the homepage to see recordings and bulletins to follow along. Bible Study via Zoom at 10:30 a.m. (see calendar for info).

Hope Lutheran Church
5728 Cedar Ave. S., Mpls.
In a desire to do our part, Hope Lutheran Church has moved worship from a physical gathering in our Sanctuary on Cedar Avenue to an online gathering until further notice.  To learn how to connect to our worship services, please click on the Worship Tab on our website.

Living Spirit United Methodist Church
4501 Bloomington Ave., Mpls.
Worship with us from home! In complying with Minnesota’s stay-at-home order, all in-person activities, including worship and supper, are canceled until further notice. Please visit our website to learn more about how we’re maintaining community in the meantime.

Messiah Lutheran Church
24oo Park Ave., Mpls.
Due to COVID-19 and the recommendation of the ELCA and Governor Walz, Messiah has decided to suspend Sunday worship until further notice. Please visit us at for online services, devotions and bulletins.

Minnehaha Communion Lutheran Church
4101 37th Ave. S., Mpls.
Please visit our website for opportunities to connect each week at
View Sunday worship services and download bulletins online, join us for a Zoom virtual coffee hour on Sunday mornings at 10:45 a.m., or for Monday Kid Time on Zoom from 1 to 3 p.m.

Minnehaha United Methodist Church
3701 E. 50th St., Mpls.
Our building is closed, so we moved online. Join us! Visit our website at for links to online Sunday worship and Taizé services, bulletins and newsletters, and weekly songs and stories for kids. Subscribe to our YouTube channel, where services are close-captioned.

Mt. Zion Lutheran Church
5645 Chicago Ave. S., Mpls.
In consideration of the public health concerns related to COVID-19 and per the recommendation of the Minnesota Department of Health, worship services at Mt. Zion Lutheran Church have been canceled until further notice. In the meantime, please visit our outdoor lending library! Stay well. May God bless and keep you!

New Creation Baptist Church
1414 E. 48th St., Mpls.
Please visit our website at or on Facebook at to access sermons and Bible study teleconferences online.

Nokomis Heights Lutheran Church
5300 10th Ave. S., Mpls.
All in-person worship and activities suspended. We may be separated, but we are still a church and a community, physically distant but faithfully together. Connect with our online community on Facebook and YouTube, and join us as we navigate these challenges together. A new worship goes up on YouTube every Sunday at 10am, and all are archived, so you can view the ones you missed.

Plymouth Congregational Church
All Plymouth meetings and in-church Sunday services canceled until further notice.
Please visit our website at or our Facebook page at to view online worship services, bulletins and announcements.

St. Joan of Arc Catholic Community
4537 3rd Ave. S., Mpls.
For video masses, musical performances, church bulletins, and other news, please see our website or Facebook page

St. Mark’s Episcopal Cathedral
519 Oak Grove St., Mpls.
For the sake of the Common good, Saint Mark’s doors are closed until further notice—still there is so much you can practice from home. Visit our website at for links to Daily Practices and past livestreams and video archives.

Temple of Aaron
616 Mississippi River Blvd. S., St. Paul
Please visit our Facebook page for updates on the synagogue’s programs, schools, and services.

Trinity Lutheran Congregation
Augsburg College, Hoversten Chapel
Riverside & 22nd Aves., Mpls.
Online worship available anytime on our YouTube channel: Trinity Lutheran Congregation

Walker Community United Methodist Church
3104 16th Ave. S., Mpls.
Until further notice, Walker Church will be closed for all non-essential operations. Services will continue online via Zoom and Facebook Live at 11 a.m. to noon on Sundays. Visit our website at or Facebook page at for more information.


Bethany Lutheran Church 
2511 E. Franklin Ave., Mpls.
Soup for You! UPDATE: We are still spreading the love! The Soup for You! Café will be closed to normal dining, but we plan to distribute bag lunches at the regular entrance to the Café, to mitigate the spread of COVID-19.

Calvary Lutheran Church
3901 Chicago Ave., Mpls.
612-827-2504, ext. 205
The Calvary Emergency Food Shelf is available for area residents each Saturday from 9 a.m. to noon. We will hand out pre-packaged bags of food with a Walk-Up table on 39th St. and Drive-Thru model at the parking lot entrance. Please stay in your car, and we’ll bring the food to you! Volunteers will be available outside to help you. There are eligibility requirements. On our website,, click on the “Food Shelf” link in the “Outreach” tab, or call the food shelf office at 612-827-2504, ext. 205.

Groveland Emergency Food Shelf
1900 Nicollet Ave., Mpls.
Plymouth Congregational Church
Monday – Friday
9:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.
Entrance on Groveland Ave. between Nicollet and Lasalle.

Minnehaha United Methodist Church 
3701 E. 50th St., Mpls. 
Yes, the food shelf is still open!  In order to fight food insecurity in our neighborhood, as of April 9, 2020, the Minnehaha Food Shelf will still be open on Tuesdays from 10:30 a.m. to 3 p.m. We have moved our operations outdoors, meter the flow of clients to help ensure social distancing, periodically clean our surfaces, and wear face masks. Should we have foul weather, we plan to move the distribution indoors, though still meter clients and encourage distancing.

New Creation Baptist Church
1414 E. 48th St., Mpls.
We’re still here to serve you on the first through fourth Saturdays from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. or until we run out of bags. Be safe and God bless!
Food Shelf
Saturdays (except 5th Saturdays)
10 a.m. to 2 p.m.
(Brown door on the corner of 48th St. and 15th Ave.)

Walker Community United Methodist Church
3104 16th Ave. S., Mpls.
Tuesday Meals: Our regular Tuesday meals will be suspended until shelter-in-place orders end. We will still have groceries available for pickup on Tuesdays from 5 to 6 p.m.



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