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Faith Formation

2022 - 2023 St Rose of Lima Faith Formation Registration

Faith Formation will begin on Wednesday, September 28th with a Welcome Mass and Ice Cream Social at 6:30 pm for all students and their families.

We are still in need of Catechists for our First, Second, and Fourth Grades.  If you or someone you know is interested in teaching, please reach out to Ashley Gossen,, 507-604-0016.  We have a lot of good resources available to help you in planning lessons.

All Faith Formation Classes are held on Wednesdays.  Kindergarten - Fourth Grade have release time from the elementary school.

Kindergarten - Meets 2 Wednesdays per month from 9:30 - 10:30

First Grade - 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm

Second Grade - 10:30 am - 11:30 am

Third Grade - 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm

Fourth Grade - 8:30 am - 9:30 am

Fifth & Sixth Grade - 3:30 pm - 4:30 pm (students are able to ride the bus from Altura and walk over directly after school)

Seventh - Tenth Grade - 6:30 pm - 7:30 pm.  A meal is severed for all students beginnig at 5:45 pm

Faith Formation Tuition payments can be made online by clicking this link . The fund you select should be "Faith Formation" and the Sub Fund "Faith Formation Tuition".


Catechists, Aides, and all Volunteers: If you haven’t taken the VIRTUS Program, please do so. The VIRTUS program, required by the Diocese, helps people recognize improper behavior of anyone who come in contact with children, young adults or vulnerable adults. Please contact Ashley for classes available or visit the Diocese of Winona Website click Departments - Safe Environment.

DIOCESE OF WINONA Child Sexual Abuse Policy Information

The Diocese of Winona will provide a prompt, appropriate and compassionate response to reporters of sexual abuse of a child by any diocesan agent. Anyone wishing to make a

report of an allegation of sexual abuse should call the Victim Assistance Coordinator at 507-454-2270, Extension 255. A caller will be asked to provide his or her name and telephone

number. Individuals are also encouraged to take their reports directly to civil authorities. The Diocese of Winona is committed to protecting children, young people and other

vulnerable people in our schools, parishes and ministries. The diocesan policy is available on the diocesan web site at under the Safe Environment Program. If you

have any questions about the Diocese of Winona's implementation of the Charter for the Protection of Children and Young People, please contact Mary Hammanm, at Phone: 507-858-1244 Email:




Treasury of Prayers

Our 2022 Catechists


  • Holly Burt

  • Barb Daley
  • Ashley Gossen

  • Kelly Kalmes

  • Missy Kampa

  • Dennis Kronenbusch

  • Abby Randall

  • Jana Ruhoff

  • Nancy West


Contact Ashley at St Rose of Lima Church Faith Formation by email 

Click here to view the Faith on Behavior Policy Form

Parish Census Member Registration Form

Families -  if you’re unsure, or can’t remember completeing a Parish member census registration form for your family with our parishes in our cluster recently, or would like to update your information please contact the parish office St. Rose of Lima, 180 Fremont St. S, Lewiston MN 55952. Call 507-523-2428 Tuesday, Wednesday or Friday mornings. This membership census form is different then the Faith Formation sign-up registrations. Thank you!