Whether you are a visitor, new parishioner or longtime member, we hope you feel welcome at Saint Ambrose Catholic Church.

Saint Ambrose strives to be an actively involved community which seeks to witness the Gospel of Jesus Christ to one another, as well as the greater community of Woodbury through our Worship, Education and Outreach.

We would love to have you join us!




Saint Ambrose K- 8 school is more than just academics, we build character, develop morals, act with kindness, inspire greatness and influence the world in a Christian manner.
Visit: Saint Ambrose School

Early Childhood Education

Saint Ambrose Early Childhood Education Center is a Christian based, NAEYC accredited & Four-Star Parent Aware rated center for children ages 8 weeks to 5 years. Visit: Early Childhood Education Center

Mass Times

Monday: 8:00 AM
Tuesday: 5:30 PM
Tuesday: 2:30 PM - School Mass
Wednesday: 8:00 AM
Thursday: 5:30 PM
Friday: 8:00 AM
Saturday: 4:00 PM
Sunday: 8:30 AM, 11:00 AM, 5:00 PM

Immaculate Conception Mass Times:
Friday, Dec 7th: 6:30 PM
Saturday, Dec. 8th: 9:00 AM


Tuesdays:   6:00 - 6:45 PM
Thursdays:  4:45 - 5:30 PM
Fridays:       8:30 - 9:00 AM
Saturdays:   2:30 - 3:30 PM


Exposition at 8:30 AM

Benediction at 7:30 PM

Exposition at 1:00 PM

Benediction at 4:45 PM

Adoration takes place in the
Saint Francis Chapel

Volunteer Opportunities

THANK YOU to everyone that donated winter coats & school supplies for the Burmese Refugees, we greatly appreciate it!

Saint Ambrose Outreach Committee has put together some volunteer opportunities for the fall. These are great for individuals, couples, families, Bible Study groups, Confirmation groups or just a group of friends!

Second Harvest Heartland Food + You
     Thursday, December 20th 

 Advent Committee
Saturday, December 1st & Sunday, December 2nd

Contact Deacon Larry Amell to sign up for these events.

Upcoming Events

Community of Woodbury Ecumenical Thanksgiving Service at Saint Ambrose on Wednesday evening
@ 7:00 PM. This is a free event and open to the public.  A free will offering will be collected for the Christian Cupboard.


  • Thanksgiving Day Mass @ 9:00 AM - the parish office will be closed on Thursday & Friday
  • Pints with Padre - Tuesday, November 27th from
    7:00 - 8:30 PM at O'Malley's
  • Book Club @ T. Morris Pub - Thursday, November 29th at 8:00 PM
  • Fair Trade Sale - Saturday, December 1st after the 4:00 Mass & Sunday, December 2nd after the 8:30 & 11:00 AM Mass. We kindly accept cash & checks only, thank you!
  • Drama Ministry - Saint Ambrose Drama Ministry will perform The Road to Bethlehem at Saint Ambrose on Wednesday, December 5th @ 7:00 PM, Sunday, December 9th @ 1:00 PM. On Saturday, December 15th it will be performed at Woodbury Health Care @ 10:00 AM. The address is 7012 Lake Road. 



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Office Hours

Monday - Friday
8:30 AM to 5:00 PM

Parish Office: 651-768-3030
Parish Fax: 651-714-9257

School Office: 651-768-3000

Early Childhood: 651-768-3031



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Online Giving - Stewardship


Would you like to support the ministries and mission of Saint Ambrose?  We offer many ways to make a tax deductible financial contributions: Sunday Envelopes, Stock donations, Automatic Contributions.  You can even donate online using your credit card at: Online Contributions.




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