Archive for April, 2012

Groundbreaking event

Groundbreaking event

| April 29, 2012 | 0 Comments

Archbishop John Nienstedt reviews the Corps of Cadets at St. Thomas Academy in Mendota Heights before ground-breaking ceremonies for a new student activities center

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Open Window Theatre presents ‘The Hobbit’

Open Window Theatre presents ‘The Hobbit’

| April 27, 2012 | 0 Comments

The Open Window Theatre in Minne­apolis presents, “The Hobbit,” the final show of its inaugural season.

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A good shepherd, like a grain of wheat, will give up life for others

A good shepherd, like a grain of wheat, will give up life for others

| Deacon Ben Hadrich | April 26, 2012 | 0 Comments

I once heard the Paschal Mystery described succinctly as “dying equals rising.”

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Sixteen more parishes exceed Appeal goal

Sixteen more parishes exceed Appeal goal

| April 26, 2012 | 0 Comments

An additional 16 parishes have gone over their 2012 Catholic Services Appeal goal, bringing the total number to 46.

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‘Catholic Briefcase’ gives workers tools to integrate faith into work

‘Catholic Briefcase’ gives workers tools to integrate faith into work

| Tom Bengtson for The Catholic Spirit | April 26, 2012 | 0 Comments

“The Catholic Briefcase: Tools for integrating faith and work” is a short guide for professionals who want to live their faith 24/7.

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Rome church guidebook is companion to previous 800-page coffeetable book

Rome church guidebook is companion to previous 800-page coffeetable book

| April 26, 2012 | 2 Comments

Twin Cities attorney Greg Pulles self-published a beautiful coffeetable-style book two years ago, “Sacred Places: Rediscovering the Churches of Rome.” He’ll soon have a companion to that 800-page work, a guidebook to help people take walks to visit those same churches.

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This time, St. Paul the Hermit rightly faces up

This time, St. Paul the Hermit rightly faces up

| April 26, 2012 | 0 Comments

Art lovers won’t want to miss the beautiful sculpture of St. Paul the Hermit that’s on display — the right way now — at the Minneapolis Institute of Art.

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The connection between marriage and religious freedom

The connection between marriage and religious freedom

| Father Dan Griffith | April 26, 2012 | 0 Comments

I would argue that our concern for marriage and religious freedom is not just a matter of faith, but should be a concern for all Americans.

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Of popes, presidents and peace

Of popes, presidents and peace

| Jason Adkins | April 26, 2012 | 0 Comments

The best efforts of popes, bishops and church diplomats to avert war will be ignored unless all Catholics and people of good will stand against it

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Honoring the champs

Honoring the champs

| April 26, 2012 | 0 Comments

Archbishop John Nienstedt shows off a photograph given to him by hockey players at Benilde-St. Margaret’s School

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Digital Edition – April 26, 2012

Digital Edition – April 26, 2012

| April 26, 2012 | 0 Comments

NET Ministries Special Section. Sharing the good news. Protecting religious liberty.

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Ten men will be ordained transitional deacons May 5

Ten men will be ordained transitional deacons May 5

| April 26, 2012 | 0 Comments

Ten men will be ordained as transitional deacons by Archbishop John Nienstedt during a Mass at 10 a.m. Saturday, May 5, at the Basilica of St. Mary, 88 17th St. N. in Minneapolis.

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