Archive for June, 2014

Horoscopes and fortune cookies: all in good fun?

Horoscopes and fortune cookies: all in good fun?

| Father Michael Schmitz | June 4, 2014 | 0 Comments

Q. How come we should not read the horoscope that is in the newspaper? What if I only read it for fun? What if we go to a Chinese restaurant and get a fortune cookie? Can we read that?

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Head of National Conference for Catechetical Leadership dies at age 66

Head of National Conference for Catechetical Leadership dies at age 66

Lee Nagel, executive director of the National Conference for Catechetical Leadership for the past eight years, died in his sleep May 26. He was 66.

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Seminarians win cash on Bible challenge game

Seminarians win cash on Bible challenge game

| June 4, 2014 | 0 Comments

Three men from the St. Paul Seminary appeared on a season three episode May 22 of “The American Bible Challenge” on Game Show Network.

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Ordination Joy

Ordination Joy

| June 4, 2014 | 0 Comments

The local Church celebrated six new priests May 31 as Archbishop John Nienstedt ordained the men at the Cathedral of St. Paul on the feast of the Visitation of the Blessed Virgin Mary.

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New priests share the stories of their chalices

New priests share the stories of their chalices

| June 4, 2014 | 0 Comments

Archbishop John Nienstedt blessed the chalices of the archdiocese’s six newest priests at a special Mass May 29 in the chapel of his residence in St. Paul. At a brunch following the Mass, which was held two days before the men were ordained priests at the Cathedral of St. Paul, each spoke briefly about his chalice.

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