Fr. Matthew Wagner grew up in the Twin Cities and attended Immaculate Heart of Mary Seminary, where he completed undergraduate studies in Philosophy. He studied theology at Sacred Heart Major Seminary in Detroit, MI, receiving both an M.Div. and a Bachelors in Sacred Theology. Fr. Matt was ordained in June of 2019 and joined St. Mary's. Caledonia in July 2020 and St. Patrick's in Brownsville, in July 2022.
Deacon Robert Yerhot was ordained to the Diaconate in 2009.
A clinical social worker and therapist for 35 years, he is now being certified in spiritual direction through the School of Spiritual Direction at Franciscan University Steubenville. He has a passion for writing and speaking on spiritual matters and contributes to several periodicals. Deacon Bob has been with St. Patrick's Parish since 2019.
(In left photo) Father Matthew Wagner and Deacon Rev. Mr. Robert Yerhot, along with our parishioners welcome you to St. Patrick's. We invite you to join us for worship, parish activities and community involvement.
St. Patrick's has a strong commitment to providing a place for Christians to gather, contribute, and practice their faith. St. Patrick's is clustered with St. Mary's Church, Caledonia, MN (7.1.2022).
Sacrament of Confession is available from 7:30 a.m. to 7:50 a.m. each Sunday, prior to Mass.
The Rosary is recited 25 minutes prior to Sunday Mass.
Exposition and Adoration are held each Tuesday from 9:00 am to 1:00 pm.
Stipends for Mass Intentions are to be sent to St. Patrick's Parish Office at 604 Adams Street, P.O. Box 155, Brownsville, MN 55919 OR can be placed in an envelope and put in collection basket on Sundays. Provide with the stipend; if the intention is for a deceased family or friend or a special event, whom the intention is for and if you have a special date that you would like the intention to fall on or close to. Mass Intentions will be filled as they are received and may not be scheduled on the exact date if that date is already filled.
As a member of St. Patrick's, you are a steward of the Parish resources. Your contributions help to fund:
Please contact Father Matt at email@example.com or call 507-858-4027 if there is an illness in the family.
Should there be a death in the family, please contact Father Matt at firstname.lastname@example.org or call 507-858-4027