Archive for October, 2015

‘Catacombs’ in White Bear Lake an encounter with the saints

‘Catacombs’ in White Bear Lake an encounter with the saints

| October 30, 2015 | 0 Comments

With the help of high school students, a faith formation teacher annually transforms one of the gathering spaces at St. Pius X in White Bear Lake into a labyrinth where explorers encounter Catholic saints.

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Scenes from Archdiocesan Youth Day

Scenes from Archdiocesan Youth Day

| October 30, 2015 | 0 Comments

Photos from AYD15

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Maplewood parish to host eucharistic miracles exhibit

Maplewood parish to host eucharistic miracles exhibit

| October 29, 2015 | 0 Comments

A Vatican-approved exhibit of 126 eucharistic miracles from around the world will be at St. Jerome Church in Maplewood from 8 a.m. to 8 p.m. Nov. 13-16.

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Archdiocese has exclusive rights until May to file plan

Archdiocese has exclusive rights until May to file plan

| October 29, 2015 | 0 Comments

Attorney Richard Anderson of Briggs and Morgan, representing the archdiocese, said that the time of exclusivity allotted to the archdiocese to file a plan is necessary because mediation is ongoing.

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Teen honored as hero for book-giving idea

Teen honored as hero for book-giving idea

| October 27, 2015 | 0 Comments

Maria Keller of Holy Name of Jesus in Medina, who started a children’s book nonprofit, received national young heroes recognition.

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Give to the Max Day is Nov. 12

Give to the Max Day is Nov. 12

| October 27, 2015 | 0 Comments

It’s coming up again Nov. 12, and it’s more important to the financial picture of some Catholic schools and nonprofit organizations than to others.

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It’s now Joe Mauer Field House at Cretin-Derham Hall

It’s now Joe Mauer Field House at Cretin-Derham Hall

| October 27, 2015 | 1 Comment

Twins’ star honored by high school where he starred in three sports.

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Minnesota men pray while teens rally

Minnesota men pray while teens rally

| October 24, 2015 | 1 Comment

Keepers of the Fire did just that Oct. 24 outside Transfiguration Church in Oakdale, where throughout the afternoon and into the evening, men gathered around the parish fit pit and prayed for young people in the Archdiocese of St. Paul and Minneapolis who at the same time were attending the annual archdiocesan youth rally in downtown St. Paul.

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Digital Edition – October 22, 2015

Digital Edition – October 22, 2015

| October 22, 2015 | 0 Comments

Beyond the Beltway – Schools Report, Synod wrapping up, New pregnancy center opens, Interfaith dialogue, Praying for the dead, Social justice sister, Hospice and Funeral Planning

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6 tips for funeral planning

6 tips for funeral planning

| October 22, 2015 | 4 Comments

When it comes to planning a funeral, families and loved ones have decisions to make, but pre-planning one’s funeral service can ease the burden by determining many details ahead of time.

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Hospice nurse puts faith at the forefront of comforting patients

Hospice nurse puts faith at the forefront of comforting patients

| October 22, 2015 | 0 Comments

Tom Cassidy says he has his mother to thank for his 27-year career with Our Lady of Peace in St. Paul.

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Standing out to take a stand: Prof melds religious life with academia

Standing out to take a stand: Prof melds religious life with academia

| Susan Klemond | October 22, 2015 | 0 Comments

From the time she wore an improvised nun’s habit while playing “school” as a child in Detroit, Sister Amata Miller has thought about religious life, teaching and social justice.

Throughout her 65-year career as a member of the Sisters, Servants of the Immaculate Heart of Mary and as a teacher in many capacities, she has integrated her passion for Catholic social teaching and social justice into her work.

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