Archive for May, 2014

New book serves as manual for praise and thanksgiving

New book serves as manual for praise and thanksgiving

| May 21, 2014 | 0 Comments

When faced with a problem, it’s natural to want to find the easiest, fastest solution. But even in today’s quick culture, instead of turning to Google, people should turn to the Bible.

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Mingling with NFL greats

Mingling with NFL greats

| May 21, 2014 | 0 Comments

Archbishop John Nienstedt, right, talks with former NFL players Matt Birk, left, and Rich Gannon during Relevant Radio’s annual Christ Brings Hope Banquet.

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Two Catholic schools celebrate Teachers of the Year

Two Catholic schools celebrate Teachers of the Year

| May 21, 2014 | 0 Comments

Two Catholic school teachers have been honored with Teacher of the Year awards by the Minnesota Independent School Forum.

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Faith formation student helps coordinate Postal Service food drive

Faith formation student helps coordinate Postal Service food drive

| May 21, 2014 | 0 Comments

Presentation Church’s ministry to the hungry in Maplewood just got a big boost, thanks to an 8-year old faith-formation student and the U.S. Postal Service.

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Local Catholics learn to put faith into action

Local Catholics learn to put faith into action

| Bridget Ryder for The Catholic Spirit | May 21, 2014 | 0 Comments

Archbishop Harry J. Flynn Catechetical Institute shapes leaders, disciples

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Meet our new priests

Meet our new priests

| May 21, 2014 | 0 Comments

Archbishop John Nienstedt will ordain six men to the priesthood for the Archdiocese of St. Paul and Minneapolis at 10 a.m. May 31 at the Cathedral of St. Paul.

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‘Desire for holiness’ came from friends, St. Teresa of Avila

‘Desire for holiness’ came from friends, St. Teresa of Avila

| May 21, 2014 | 0 Comments

“The Gospel is spread through concrete relationships and natural conversations where Christ encounters the people through you.” – Deacon Michael Barsness

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Becoming better, not bitter, after deaths of children

Becoming better, not bitter, after deaths of children

| May 21, 2014 | 0 Comments

Bob Labat credits priests with healing, seeks to support them in new Serra role

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Preschool days spent thinking about priesthood

Preschool days spent thinking about priesthood

| May 21, 2014 | 0 Comments

“The priests that served in my parish were heroes to me. I looked up to them as role models and wanted to follow their example.” – Deacon Paul Shovelain

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St. Paul’s Monastery names new prioress

St. Paul’s Monastery names new prioress

| May 21, 2014 | 0 Comments

The Benedictine Sisters of St. Paul’s Monastery in Maplewood announced May 12 that they have elected Sister Paula Hagen to be the 11th prioress of the monastery.

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‘The Lord captured my heart’ at formation retreat

‘The Lord captured my heart’ at formation retreat

| May 21, 2014 | 0 Comments

“I am most excited about seeing conversion in people’s hearts, ­­seeing people touched by Jesus and responding to his immense love.” – Deacon Kevin Manthey

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Faith conversations with brother helped discern call

Faith conversations with brother helped discern call

| May 21, 2014 | 0 Comments

“Being a spiritual father to many souls, helping people encounter the Father’s love in and through the sacraments of Christ Jesus — this is how the priest participates in the creative act of fatherhood.” – Deacon Marcus Milless

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