We are a warm, welcoming parish community located approximately 30 miles north of Brainerd, MN in the heart of the Lake Country. We have been established in the community of Emily since 1951. We invite you to come and worship with us anytime you are in the area!

Mass Times

Sunday Masses, in addition to being publicly celebrated will be LIVESTREAMED ( youTube: ihc-se cluster) from Immaculate Heart at 8:30 am on Sundays.

Sunday Mass at St. Emily's is 10:30 am
Please check the Parish Calendar for all the Masses for our cluster.

Please DOUBLE CHECK times/cancellations by consulting the Parish Calendar (click the tab above) or look at the Event Calendar listing in the bulletin. Thank you!

Daily Masses at St. Emily's are Monday & Wednesday at 8:00 am--except for every 3rd Wednesday of the month during the school year, then there is no Mass that day as Father is at St. Francis School in Brainerd.
7:30 am Rosary before daily Masses.

Reconciliation after scheduled Monday Masses (Confessions at approx. 8:30 am). If there is no Mass scheduled that day there will be no Reconciliation either.

Office Hours

Monday Noon-2 pm
Tuesday 10 am-2 pm
Wednesday 10 am-2 pm
Thursday 10 am-2 pm
Friday 10 am-3 pm


YOU DID IT!!! Our narthex addition mortgage has been paid in full. We are looking at a mortgage burning at our Summer Fun Fest in August!! Thank all of you for your generosity and prayers. Bless you all!!


LINK TO LIVESTREAM MASSES: Here is the link to our cluster's YouTube page where we will be livstreaming   weekend Sunday Mass (8:30 am). All Masses are livestreamed from Immaculate Heart


Or go to YouTube and search for   ihc-se cluster

To check for announcements regarding changes or other events, please check the parish calendar by clicking on the Parish Calendar tab above. Events will also be posted to our St. Emily's Facebook page https://www.facebook.com/StEmilysCatholic/.

You may support our parish by mailing in your donations to (St. Emily's Church; PO Box 25; Emily MN 56447) or by going to the "Donate" tab on this website and donating electronically or click on the link in the Electronic Giving for Mobile Devices box on this page.  

If you should need to see someone about church business during the summer months please use the north door right outside the office (facing City Park)--during the winter months please use the small entry door at the front of the church.

Please click on the bulletin link to download the most up-to-date copy which will have the latest cancellations and information available about events for our cluster. 



IF YOU ARE ON A MOBILE DEVICE & would like to give a donation to St. Emily's electronically, please click the link below:





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Fr. Drew Braun

Deacon James Kirzeder

Deacon Barry Olson



Our Sister Parish, Immaculate Heart in Crosslake

Safe Environment Reporting

Safe Environment Reporting 2017

Diocesan Events


We have a new bishop, Bishop Daniel Felton, from the Diocese of Green Bay, WI. Please pray in thankfulness to the Lord for this blessing and ask the Holy Spirit to guide Bishop Felton and our diocese in our journey together in the future.

Knights Of Columbus Crosslake/Emily Council #9657