Welcome to The Church of St. Maximilian Kolbe in Delano, Minnesota
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Our Mission Statement at The Church of St. Maximilian Kolbe is

Letting the Eucharist lead by allowing the love of Christ and the truths of His church to transform our hearts and mind, and inviting others to journey with us.

"And we all, with unveiled face, beholding the glory of the Lord, are being transformed into the same image from one degree of glory to another."  2 Corinthians 3:18

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Lenten Schedule

Confessions through Palm Sunday

(all at main church unless noted otherwise)

  • Tuesday, Mar 28, 5:00 pm - 5:25 pm, chapel
  • Wednesday, Mar 29, 8:00 am - 8:25 am, chapel
  • Wednesday, Mar 29, 6:00 pm - 6:30 pm and 7:15 - 7:45 pm
  • Thursday, Mar 30, 6:00 am - 6:25 am, chapel
  • Friday, Mar 31, 8:00 am - 8:20 am
  • Saturday, Apr 1, 8:30 - 8:50 am
  • Saturday, Apr 1, 10:00 - 11:00 am
  • Saturday, Apr 1, 3:00 pm - 4:50 pm
  • Sunday, Apr 1, 7:30 am - 7:50 am
  • Sunday, Apr 1, 9:30 am - 9:50 am

Triduum Schedule

  • Holy Thursday
    • Adoration Chapel closes at 5:30 pm
    • Mass, 7:00 - 8:15 pm
    • Adoration at Altar of Repose, 8:15 - 10:00 pm (St. Martha Hall)
    • Seven Stations Bus Trip, 8:30 - 10:15 pm
  • Good Friday
    • Service, 3:00 - 4:45pm
  • Easter Vigil, Saturday
    • Mass, 8:23 pm - 10:23 pm
    • Wine & Goodies Reception, immediately following Mass
  • Easter Sunday
    • Mass, 8:00 am
    • Mass, 10:00 am
  • Easter Monday
    • Adoration Chapel opens at 9:00 am
    • Church office closed all week 
      • No Mass on Tuesday, April 11
      • Daily Masses will be said Wednesday - Friday
General Mass Times

Masses at our MAIN CHURCH on St Peter Campus
(217 2nd Street South, Delano, MN 5528)

  Friday  8:30 am 
  Saturday  5:00 pm
  Sunday  8:00 am, 10:00 am
  1st Saturday  9:00 am

Masses at our ADORATION CHAPEL on St Joseph Campus
(401 River Street North, Delano, MN 55328)
  Tuesday  5:30 pm 
  Wednesday  8:30 am
  Thursday  6:30 am

Changes possible so please see our Online Calendar for the most up-to-date schedule.

Sacrament of Reconciliation

Also known as the Sacrament of Mercy, confessions are heard in the confessional box at the rear of each church.  

  • Adoration Chapel (St Joseph Campus)
    • Tuesday 5:00 pm 
    • Wednesday 8:00 am 
    • Thursday 6:00 am 
  • Main Church (St Peter Campus)
    • Saturday  4:00 pm
    • Sunday  9:30 am
    • 1st Saturdays  10 am

See our Online Calendar for the up-to-date schedule.


Eucharistic Adoration

Adoration is generally open Sundays at 12:00 pm - Satudays at 4:00 pm. 

  • Adoration is held inside the church at our SAINT JOSEPH CAMPUS

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Funeral Mass for Doris Johnson

Posted on March 28, 2023 in: General News

Funeral Mass for Doris Johnson
The Mass of Christian Burial for Doris Johnson will be held on Friday, March 31 at 11:00 am in the main church on our St. Peter Campus: 217 2nd Street South, Delano, MN 55328 Fr. Kyle Kowalczyk will preside. Visitation will be in St. Martha Hall (connected to the main church) on: Thursday, March 30, 5:00 - 8:00 pm with a prayer service wtih Deacon Joe at 7:30 pm Friday, March 31, 10:00 - 11:00 am  Her obituary can be found on Iten Funeral Home website here.   Eternal rest grant to her O Lord, and let perpetual light shine upon he...

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Palm Sunday - 10 am Processional with Children
 On Sunday, April 2nd, the children of the parish are invited to process in with Fr. Kowalczyk, the deacon, and the servers!

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Promise to Protect

If you or someone you know has been abused, exploited or harassed by a clergy member, religious brother or sister or lay emplyoee or volunteer of a parish, or Catholic school, your first call should be to law enforcement.

You are also encouraged to contact the archdiodcese's Victim Assistance Program at 651-291-4497 for confidential, compassionate assistance from an independent and professional local care provider, 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.