Archive for May, 2012

St. Thomas president to stay busy after 2013 retirement

St. Thomas president to stay busy after 2013 retirement

| May 23, 2012 | 0 Comments

Father Dennis Dease is grateful for many things that have happened during the past 21 years he has served as president of the University of St. Thomas.

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Relic from Rome sparks quiet conversations at Cathedral of St. Paul

Relic from Rome sparks quiet conversations at Cathedral of St. Paul

| May 23, 2012 | 0 Comments

Parishioners and visitors to the Cathedral of St. Paul were pleased with the opportunity they had May 20 to venerate a recently obtained relic from the tomb of St. Paul at the Basilica of St. Paul Outside the Walls in Rome.

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MN Catholic Conference launches ‘First Freedom Project’

MN Catholic Conference launches ‘First Freedom Project’

| Jason Adkins | May 22, 2012 | 0 Comments

According to the Catechism of the Catholic Church, “It is the duty of citizens to contribute along with the civil authorities to the good of society in a spirit of truth, justice, solidarity, and freedom.

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A closer look at marriage and the marriage amendment

A closer look at marriage and the marriage amendment

| May 22, 2012 | 0 Comments

Marriage is a natural and universal institution that unites a husband and wife and any children born from their union. It is not something that government creates or
makes up.

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Definition of marriage gets renewed attention across country

Definition of marriage gets renewed attention across country

| From staff and wire reports | May 22, 2012 | 0 Comments

The public debate over the definition of marriage received renewed attention this month as voters in North Carolina became the 31st state to approve a constitutional amendment upholding traditional marriage — an action followed a day later by President Barack Obama’s declaration during a nationally televised interview that he supports same-sex marriage.

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A more polished diamond

A more polished diamond

| May 14, 2012 | 0 Comments

Heavy rains drove people into the gymnasium at Presentation of the Blessed Virgin Mary in Maplewood on May 5 for the Spring Festival Ball Field Improvement Appreciation Ceremony

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2012 Graduation

2012 Graduation

| May 10, 2012 | 0 Comments

Meet this year’s grads

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Viewing of St. Paul the Apostle relic set for May 20 at Cathedral

Viewing of St. Paul the Apostle relic set for May 20 at Cathedral

| May 10, 2012 | 0 Comments

Veneration of the relic — a stone removed from St. Paul’s tomb — will occur around the Mass times that day.

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Catholic graduation ceremonies, dates and times

Catholic graduation ceremonies, dates and times

| May 10, 2012 | 0 Comments

Scheduled graduation events around the archdiocese

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Catholic colleges attracting more students who want to live their faith

Catholic colleges attracting more students who want to live their faith

| Susan Klemond for The Catholic Spirit | May 10, 2012 | 0 Comments

Bekah Gross chose a Catholic university over two top secular schools this year because she felt she could better live out her Catholic faith on campus.

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Twins set September to note altar servers

Twins set September to note altar servers

| May 10, 2012 | 0 Comments

The Minnnesota Twins will host Altar Server Appreciation Days during three baseball games in September at Target Field in Minneapolis.

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Mexican consulate, clinics announce new partnership to provide health services

Mexican consulate, clinics announce new partnership to provide health services

| May 10, 2012 | 0 Comments

Also:

– ‘Cheerful’ Catholic Bulletin ad salesman remembered
– Dorothy Day Center celebrates its big ‘Day’
– Dorwatha Woods honored for 25 years as principal at Ascension School
– More

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