Archive for November, 2011

Annual Nativity Christmas tree sale

Annual Nativity Christmas tree sale

| November 22, 2011 | 0 Comments

The Men’s Club of Nativity parish in St. Paul is sponsoring its annual Christmas tree sale Nov. 25 through Dec. 18.

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Digital Edition – November 23, 2011

Digital Edition – November 23, 2011

| November 22, 2011 | 0 Comments

Do-it-yourself Advent. Guide to Senior Services. Catholic Charities bringing more men out of cold. Let’s work to assist those in great need. Priests prepare for new Mass prayers.

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Archbishop Nienstedt to chair committee

Archbishop Nienstedt to chair committee

| November 22, 2011 | 0 Comments

Archbishop John Nienstedt was voted chairman-elect of the Committee on Doctrine at the USCCB Fall General Assembly in Baltimore Nov. 14.

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Bout with unemployment offers inspiration

Bout with unemployment offers inspiration

| November 22, 2011 | 0 Comments

What was Timothy Mullner going to do without his vice-president’s title, a staff to direct and an expense account?

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Priest found guilty of sexual misconduct with adult woman

Priest found guilty of sexual misconduct with adult woman

| November 22, 2011 | 2 Comments

The Nov. 15 verdict by a Ramsey County jury finding Father Christopher Wenthe guilty of third degree sexual misconduct as a result of a sexual relationship with a young adult woman “represents the conclusion of a serious boundary violation that should never have been committed,” the archdiocese said in a statement issued the same day.

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Advent beckons us to wait expectantly, just like grandmother

Advent beckons us to wait expectantly, just like grandmother

| Father John Bauer for The Catholic Spirit | November 22, 2011 | 0 Comments

During the season of Advent, while the world around us seems to speed up and become busier than ever, the liturgies of this season call us to slow down and wait — to wait in joyful hope and faith-filled expectation.

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Civil War chaplaincy counted Father Ireland among its ranks

Civil War chaplaincy counted Father Ireland among its ranks

| Nikki Rajala for The Catholic Spirit | November 21, 2011 | 0 Comments

In 1861, President Abraham Lincoln called for priests to serve as Civil War hospital chaplains. Twenty-two answered, among them a young Minnesotan.

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‘The Archbishop and the Architect’

‘The Archbishop and the Architect’

| November 21, 2011 | 0 Comments

The Cathedral Museum, located in the lower level of The Cathedral of St. Paul re-opened Nov. 20 with a new exhibit, titled “The Archbishop and the Architect.”

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50 years later, DeLaSalle alum still inspires classmates

50 years later, DeLaSalle alum still inspires classmates

| November 21, 2011 | 0 Comments

Mike Kelly’s memory is legendary. That’s what fellow members of the 1961 graduation class at DeLaSalle High School in Minneapolis have said for years about Kelly, who graduated from the school despite the challenge of a developmental disability.

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Priests prepare for new Mass prayers

Priests prepare for new Mass prayers

| November 21, 2011 | 2 Comments

Priests around the archdiocese have been poring over liturgical scripts and rehearsing speaking parts in anticipation of the Nov. 27 debut of the new Roman Missal, which will usher in the most significant changes to the Mass in more than 40 years.

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Catholic Charities bringing more men out of cold

Catholic Charities bringing more men out of cold

| Kathryn Elliott | November 21, 2011 | 1 Comment

Dorothy Day Center overflow shelter in St. Paul accommodates greater need this winter

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Offer Communion graces for someone who hurt you

Offer Communion graces for someone who hurt you

| Father John Paul Erickson | November 21, 2011 | 0 Comments

Q: I’ve got the new words of the retranslated prayers down pat. What else can I do to get more out of Mass?

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