Archive for December, 2012

Wayzata captures Catholic Spirit basketball tourney crown

Wayzata captures Catholic Spirit basketball tourney crown

| December 30, 2012 | 0 Comments

Wayzata defeated Academy of Holy Angels 75-70.

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Catholic Spirit Christmas Basketball Tournament — Day 2 results

Catholic Spirit Christmas Basketball Tournament — Day 2 results

| December 29, 2012 | 0 Comments

Hill-Murray, Milwaukee Bay View, Holy Angels and Wayzata win.

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Catholic Spirit Christmas Basketball Tournament — Day 1 results

Catholic Spirit Christmas Basketball Tournament — Day 1 results

| December 28, 2012 | 0 Comments

Wayzata, Rosemount, Cretin-Derham Hall and Academy of Holy Angels earn victories.

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Digital Edition – December 20, 2012

Digital Edition – December 20, 2012

| December 20, 2012 | 0 Comments

Advent – Week 4, Merry Christmas, Casa Guadalupana, Pope tweets, HHS appeal

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Merry Christmas!

Merry Christmas!

| December 20, 2012 | 0 Comments

Let us be wise Magi this Christmas • What gift will you give to Jesus this year? • See this year’s Christmas poster, essay contest winners • Christmas trees remind believers of light of Christ • Vatican Nativity scene to depict ancient city’s rock-hewn grottos • A goat for Christmas?

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Let us be wise Magi this Christmas

Let us be wise Magi this Christmas

| December 20, 2012

As O’Henry recounts, they “most unwisely sacrificed for each other the greatest treasures of their house. But . . . of all who give gifts, these two were the wisest. . . . They are the magi.”

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Knights chorus sharing joy of music for more than 5 decades

Knights chorus sharing joy of music for more than 5 decades

| Jennifer Janikula | December 20, 2012 | 0 Comments

From a Lutefisk-themed Christmas carol to Puccini’s “Ave Maria,” the Minneapolis Area Knights of Columbus Male Chorus has been sharing the joy of music with audiences for 55 years.

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Caring for seniors is essential work of Church

Caring for seniors is essential work of Church

| Deacon Dan Gannon | December 20, 2012 | 0 Comments

In his encyclical letter, “Deus Caritas Est” (“God Is Love”), Pope Benedict XVI makes an important connection between the sacrificial love God has revealed in Jesus Christ and how the charitable activity of the Church manifests God’s love and is essential to the life of the Church.

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Divine joy through Christmas greetings

Divine joy through Christmas greetings

| Deacon John Drees | December 20, 2012 | 0 Comments

There are a number of ways in which we convey our joy at Jesus’ coming into the world.

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Christmas Essay Contest Winners

Christmas Essay Contest Winners

| December 19, 2012 | 0 Comments

Adults and youth were invited to finish the phrase above and submit a 200 word essay about their favorite ornament.

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Christmas Poster Contest Winners

Christmas Poster Contest Winners

| December 19, 2012 | 0 Comments

The Catholic Spirit asked youths in grades one to 12 to create Christmas posters by completing the phrase, “The ornament on my family Christmas tree I like best is …” and then drawing a picture.

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Local priests visit Ghana to attend ordination

Local priests visit Ghana to attend ordination

| December 19, 2012 | 0 Comments

Also,
Memorial service set for Father Bernard Reiser

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