Sacramental Information


Contact Fr. Kevin a minimum of six months prior to the desired date of marriage. The couple will need to meet with Fr. Kevin before either church or other parish facilities are reserved in the parish calendars. This includes those couples who wish to have a visiting priest as their celebrant.


Parents are required to complete a preparation program prior to their child’s Baptism. Contact the parish offices.

Sacrament of Reconciliation

Offered 30 minutes prior to any weekend Mass in the linkage. Fr. Kevin is also available by appointment.

Initiation Sacraments for Adults and Youth

Call the parish offices for more information on the Rite of Christian Initiation of Adults (RCIA).

Come and See – Inquiry Sessions starting September 23, 2018

If you or someone you know is interested in becoming a full member of the Catholic Church, attend an inquiry session to begin the process or to seek more information about it. Inquiry sessions will be offered on Sundays at 9:00 AM beginning September 23 at St. Mary (Eldora). We will meet in the gathering room of the office and will finish in time for 10:30 AM Mass. Contact Sr. Connie by phone (641-939-5545) or email ( if you prefer another time to meet.

Anointing of the Sick/Communion Calls

Please contact the parish offices.


Please contact Fr. Kevin before setting the time and arrangements for the Vigil and Mass with the funeral director.