LuMin Ministry

LuMin is an inclusive Protestant ministry at CSB/SJU and is offered by SJU and CSB Campus Ministries in collaboration. We gather twice a month for a Protestant Sunday service with Holy Communion.  Everyone is welcome regardless of their religious background.

  • In person Services are held in the St Francis Chapel at SJU and in the Benedicta Reipp Chapel at CSB.
  • Contact us:  Rev. Dr. Anna Mercedes  or [email protected] 
  • Check out or Instagram for additional service updates and events! @lumin_csbsju 

Meet Pastor Anna:

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Rev. Dr. Anna Mercedes is an ordained Pastor in the Evangelical Lutheran Church in America (ELCA) called forth by the community at the College of Saint Benedict’s and Saint John’s University. Anna works in the CSB/SJU community in a multitude of ways as the Chair of the Theology Department, Associate Professor in both Theology and Gender Studies, Co-Director of the “Becoming Community” Mellon Grant, and a mentor a friend to many. She lives in St. Joseph, MN with her spouse and three children



Contact either Saint John’s Campus Ministry or Saint Ben’s Campus Ministry to let us know what you need.