Archive for September, 2012

Kitui, Kenya partnership

Kitui, Kenya partnership

| September 25, 2012 | 0 Comments

Delegation visits Sept. 27 to Oct. 9

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St. Agnes School, Providence Academy named to honor roll

St. Agnes School, Providence Academy named to honor roll

| September 20, 2012 | 3 Comments

The Cardinal Newman Society recognized the schools for excellence in academics, civic education and Catholic identity.

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Msgr. Lavin — AKA ‘Scooter’ — lives in the hearts of St. Thomas alums

Msgr. Lavin — AKA ‘Scooter’ — lives in the hearts of St. Thomas alums

| September 19, 2012 | 0 Comments

When The Catholic Spirit put out a call for anecdotes about the late Father James M. “Scooter” Lavin, graduates of St. Thomas recalled fondly the priest who was a fixture in the Ireland Hall dormitory, on the St. Paul campus and across the Twin Cities.

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Text of Archbishop Nienstedt’s homily at Archdiocesan Youth Day

Text of Archbishop Nienstedt’s homily at Archdiocesan Youth Day

| September 18, 2012 | 0 Comments

“Wow! It is awesome to be with you! Hasn’t this been a fantastic day?” the archbishop told the youth.

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VIDEO: Archdiocesan Youth Day 2012

VIDEO: Archdiocesan Youth Day 2012

| September 17, 2012 | 2 Comments

Archbishop John Nienstedt welcomed nearly 2,000 youth to DeLaSalle High School in Minneapolis Sept. 15 for the first Archdiocesan Youth Day celebration.

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Msgr. James Lavin touched lives of thousands at St. Thomas

Msgr. James Lavin touched lives of thousands at St. Thomas

| September 17, 2012 | 0 Comments

Msgr. James Lavin, called “the face of the priesthood” to generations of students at the University of St. Thomas in St. Paul, died Sept 17 at the age of 93.

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Nearly 2,000 youth celebrate ‘reason for hope’ at Archdiocesan Youth Day

Nearly 2,000 youth celebrate ‘reason for hope’ at Archdiocesan Youth Day

| September 16, 2012 | 2 Comments

Archbishop John Nienstedt welcomed high school-aged Catholics from across the Archdiocese of St. Paul and Minneapolis to rediscover and share their “reason for hope” — Jesus Christ.

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Digital edition – September 13, 2012

Digital edition – September 13, 2012

| September 14, 2012 | 0 Comments

Marriage special section, Year of Faith, Mass for persons with disabilities, Jason Evert

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Catholic schools superintendent to retire in October

Catholic schools superintendent to retire in October

| September 14, 2012 | 0 Comments

Marty Frauenheim, who has served in the position since 2008, will retire Oct. 24, the Archdiocese of St. Paul and Minneapolis announced Sept. 14.

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Announcement regarding retirement of Superintendent of Catholic Schools Marty Frauenheim

Announcement regarding retirement of Superintendent of Catholic Schools Marty Frauenheim

| September 14, 2012 | 0 Comments

The Archdiocese of Saint Paul and Minneapolis announced earlier today that Marty Frauenheim, Superintendent of Schools, is retiring effective October 24th. The process to find a successor to Ms. Frauenheim is now underway.

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Joy confirmed

Joy confirmed

| September 13, 2012 | 0 Comments

Mackenzie Willits of Holy Name of Jesus in Medina shares a moment of joy with Bishop Lee Piché after the Annual Mass for Persons with Disabilities Sept. 9 at the St. Paul Seminary.

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Counting down to the Year of Faith

Counting down to the Year of Faith

| September 13, 2012 | 0 Comments

The Year of Faith set to begin in October is an opportunity for Catholics to walk more closely with Jesus and renew efforts to make his name known and loved in the world, said the director of the archdiocesan Office of Worship.

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