Archive for May, 2012

Answering the call

Answering the call

| May 23, 2012 | 0 Comments

Read about the three men preparing for ordination and their vocation journey to priesthood

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Deacon Little sees himself as a ‘Catholic missionary’

Deacon Little sees himself as a ‘Catholic missionary’

| May 23, 2012 | 0 Comments

“I found myself declaring, saying out loud, ‘I want to be a priest.’ To which she responded: ‘I know. Come home.’ She knew, as a mother would, long before
I was ever ready to admit it.”

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VanDenBroeke trades computer career for priesthood

VanDenBroeke trades computer career for priesthood

| May 23, 2012 | 0 Comments

“I feel so at peace with the vocation that I have and the way God has led me that I feel very free. It just feels right. This is who I should be.”

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Deacon Evan Koop always wanted to belong to God

Deacon Evan Koop always wanted to belong to God

| May 23, 2012 | 0 Comments

“I did want to belong totally to God. As I look back, I can see that was my deepest desire.”

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Holy orders: The sacrament of ordained ministry

Holy orders: The sacrament of ordained ministry

| Father Michael Van Sloun for The Catholic Spirit | May 23, 2012 | 0 Comments

The foremost ministries of the priest are to offer the holy sacrifice of the Mass and to preach the Gospel.

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Watch ordination live on cable TV and free DTV broadcast

Watch ordination live on cable TV and free DTV broadcast

| May 23, 2012 | 0 Comments

There are many ways in which to see the ordination

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Catholic cemeteries honor soldiers with Memorial Day Masses

Catholic cemeteries honor soldiers with Memorial Day Masses

| May 23, 2012 | 0 Comments

The following Catholic cemeteries in the Archdiocese of St. Paul and Minneapolis will have extended hours throughout the Memorial Day weekend: 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday, May 26; 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Monday, May 28.

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Holy Spirit provides the peace we need to produce good works

Holy Spirit provides the peace we need to produce good works

| Deacon Ben Kociemba | May 23, 2012 | 0 Comments

On this weekend we celebrate the feast of Pentecost, which marks the last weekend in Easter.

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Good homilies are designed to help us ‘see’ Jesus

Good homilies are designed to help us ‘see’ Jesus

| Peter Finney Jr. | May 23, 2012 | 0 Comments

Father Giles Conwill grew up in the same west Louisville neighborhood as Muha­m­mad Ali, a part of the city so Back-of-Town that the municipal fathers decided that gravel roads were a superior surface to cement until the 1950s.

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Places to go, things to do and people to see

Places to go, things to do and people to see

| May 23, 2012 | 0 Comments

There seems to be no limit to feed one’s soul, to grow in faith, to volunteer to serve others, and, of course, to have fun

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Singer says: ‘Blindness is a gift’

Singer says: ‘Blindness is a gift’

| May 23, 2012 | 0 Comments

Catechetical institute graduate deepens faith, finds meaning in her lack of eyesight

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Pilgrims view relic of St. Paul at the cathedral

Pilgrims view relic of St. Paul at the cathedral

| May 23, 2012 | 0 Comments

Pilgrims view a relic of St. Paul the Apostle at the Cathedral of St. Paul May 20.

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