Welcome to St. Mary’s Parish

The Oldest Parish in the Diocese

St. Mary’s Church is located in Lyndon Station, WI. It is known as the Upper Cathedral of the dells. It was built by hundreds of Irish immigrants in 1899, and dedicated on May 8th 1900. St. Mary’s parish began in 1853 as St. Bridget’s Catholic Church. St. Bridget’s was formed in 1853 and was located at the present day St. Mary’s Cemetery; west of Lyndon Station on Highway J. St. Mary’s is the oldest parish in the Diocese of LaCrosse.

We are located just north of the Wisconsin Dells on Interstate 90/94, exit 79.
In the Lyndon Station area, 153 families currently call St. Mary’s their home parish.


Whether you’re visiting Lyndon Station, passing through or planning to move here, we welcome you!

Come Visit us This Weekend


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✝ Mary Buttner
By: Joe Buttner
† Mildred Blank
By: Jennifer Brereton
✝ Ruby Allen
By: Elizabeth Mitchell
✝ Clarence & Rose Hall, Jr
By: Jim & Judy Hall

✝ Mary Lou Arens
By: Jim & Penny Arens & Family


✝ Parishioner Mass


✝ Marjorie Senzig
By: St. Mary’s Ladies Sodality

Liturgical Schedule Jan-Feb 2022

Upcoming Events

Finance Council Meeting
January 25th
6:30 p.m.

Pastoral Council Meeting
January 25th
7:00 p.m.

Sacred Worship Committee Meeting
February 21st
6:30 p.m.

Ladies Sodality Meeting
March 10th
1:00 p.m.



St. Mary’s Prayer List

Vinnie Bellock, Kathy McGowan Bermeo, Braun Family, Joan Burch, Mary Jean Cauley, Karen DeLange, Jamie Donnelly, Fr. Clayton Elmhorst, Mikey, Lori, Morgan & Alan Gruszka, Jim & Adela Hagen, Elizabeth Hall, Roseanne Kenneth, Gloria Kramer, Helena Kwit & Family, Mary Claire Marshall, Bud Miller, Courtney Miller, Lizzie Mitchell, Tony Oldigs, Karen Patton, Charlotte Rybicki, Francis Senzig, Preston Shields, Jeri Smith, Jane Torgerson, Rosalee Verette, Jackie Zenk, Bob Walsh, Marion Walsh, Nancy, those who are sick, unemployed, in need, & all families who are suffering in any way; from illness, cancer, uncertainty, anxieties & for the end of the COVID-19 pandemic; Families & Friends please…PRAY THE ROSARY!

Ham Dinner Update

With the increase in Covid we will again be postponing our annual Ham Dinner this year. We are in the process of getting together some type of fundraiser that will be later this year that we can do outdoors- stay tuned to the bulletin for updates and how you can help make this possible!

Congratulations Abby Hall

Abby received her first Holy Communion at the 1:00 pm Mass this past Sunday, January 16th. May this day be the first step for Abby toward a life-long love of Jesus in the Eucharist! Pictured to the left are Abby with her sister, Autumn, parents, Ben and Amy, and Deacon Tom and Fr. Cryton.

Upcoming Area Blood Drives

Please consider donating blood! There is a dangerously low supply! With the American Red Cross: Great Wolf Lodge, Wis. Dells – 2/1/2022, Wisconsin Dells High School – 2/9/2022, Holiday Wholesale, Wis. Dells – 2/15/2022. Sign-up online or by calling 800-236-8680 ||| With the Versiti Blood Center of Wisconsin: Necedah Village Hall – 1/26/2022, Leer, Inc New Lisbon – 2/3/2022, Juneau County Courthouse – 02/18/2022, Sign-up online or by calling 414-937-6205

Instances of Child Abuse

The Diocese of La Crosse, through its policies and procedures, seeks to provide a prompt, appropriate and compassionate response to reporters of sexual abuse of a child by any diocesan agent (bishop, priest, deacon, employee, religious, vendor or volunteer). Anyone wishing to make a report of an allegation of sexual abuse should send that report to Mrs. Teresa Brown, Complaint Intake Agent, at the Diocese of La Crosse, P.O. Box 4004, La Crosse, WI 54602-4004. Alternatively, you can contact Mrs. Brown at 608.791.0179 or intakeagent@diolc.org. The reporting form is available through the Diocese of La Crosse Office of Safe Environment or on the diocesan website at: diolc.org/safe-environment/reporting. Individuals are also encouraged to take their reports directly to civil authorities. Copies of the diocesan policy are available through your local Parish and on the diocesan website. If you have any questions about the Diocese of La Crosse and the implementation of the Charter for the Protection of Children and Young People, please contact Teresa Brown, Diocese of La Crosse, at 608.791.2679 or tbrown@diolc.org.

New Parish Office Hours

Tuesdays and Thursdays from 8:30 am – 4:30 pm. Wednesdays the office is closed until priest office hours 2:00 pm – 7:00 pm. The office is closed on Mondays and Fridays.


Tuesday 5:00 p.m.
Saturday 6:00 p.m.


Wednesday, Thursday & Friday
8:00 a.m. – 8:30 a.m.


Saturday 6:35 p.m.
Sunday 8:35 a.m.

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