Archive for June, 2011

In wake of judge’s ruling, Catholic Charities remains “deeply concerned” about looming shutdown’s effects

In wake of judge’s ruling, Catholic Charities remains “deeply concerned” about looming shutdown’s effects

| June 30, 2011 | 0 Comments

While a Ramsey County judged ruled June 29 that some services that help the poor and vulnerable are “critical” and would continue to be funded during a state government shutdown, other funding — including child care assistance — would stop.

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Finally home

Finally home

| June 29, 2011 | 0 Comments

Army Air Force Lt. Harry L. Bedard Died April 3, 1945.

Funeral with full military honors June 25, 2011.

St. John the Baptist, Dayton.

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Corpus Christi Procession

Corpus Christi Procession

| June 28, 2011 | 0 Comments

Participants in the Fifteenth Annual Archdiocesan Corpus Christi Procession walk through the streets of St. Paul with the Blessed Sacrament of the Holy Eucharist June 26

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News Notes: June 23, 2011

News Notes: June 23, 2011

| June 23, 2011 | 0 Comments

» Now is a good time to celebrate priests’ ordination anniversaries
» Donald’s goes west
» Holy Angels president
» 53 years at St. Rose
» New ‘archspm’ look

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Don’t let consumerism drown out call to Christian stewardship

Don’t let consumerism drown out call to Christian stewardship

| Joe Towalski | June 23, 2011 | 0 Comments

Kids are generous by nature. They want to make a difference in their communities and churches.

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Mass changes rob comfort in good way

Mass changes rob comfort in good way

| Carol Kozor | June 23, 2011 | 1 Comment

I will be the first one to tell you that I hate change. I believe that it is necessary, but I don’t have to like it. I also will be the first to admit that when it comes to things of faith, I really hate change. So when I started hearing that changes in the […]

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Seven priests take July 1 assignments

Seven priests take July 1 assignments

| June 23, 2011 | 0 Comments

Seven priests have been given new or additional assignments for the Archdiocese of St. Paul and Minnea­polis that all begin July 1.

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Digital Edition – June 23, 2011

Digital Edition – June 23, 2011

| June 23, 2011 | 0 Comments

U.S. bishops tackle big issues. Blessed Sacrament is focus of annual procession. Teaching kids healthy money habits. Senior Living.

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Praying for our pope, our priests and vocations

Praying for our pope, our priests and vocations

It was announced in these pages two weeks ago that the archdiocese will hold a period of 60 hours of eucharistic adoration in honor of Pope Benedict XVI’s 60th anniversary of priestly ordination.

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Dress up, not down for Sunday Mass, even in summertime

Dress up, not down for Sunday Mass, even in summertime

| Father Michael Van Sloun For The Catholic Spirit | June 22, 2011 | 7 Comments

Every year, this sensitive summer subject crops up: What to wear for church.

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Brother Larry Zeman served at DeLaSalle

Brother Larry Zeman served at DeLaSalle

| June 22, 2011 | 0 Comments

Christian Brother Lawrence (Larry) Zeman, 63, died June 11 After graduating from DeLaSalle High School in Minneapolis, he entered the Christian Brothers novitiate in Winona, where he earned a bachelor’s degree from St. Mary’s College (now University). He professed final vows in 1976, earned two additional degrees, served as vocation director for the community in […]

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14 more parishes exceed Catholic Services Appeal goal

14 more parishes exceed Catholic Services Appeal goal

| June 22, 2011 | 0 Comments

An additional 14 parishes have gone over their 2011 Catholic Services Appeal goal, bringing the total number to 69. The 14 new parishes are:

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