Archive for January, 2016

Christian brother reflects on life, future of Lasallian tradition

Christian brother reflects on life, future of Lasallian tradition

| Susan Klemond | January 6, 2016 | 0 Comments

Once every century during its 300-year history, the Institute of the Brothers of the Christian Schools has faced a crisis, and the post-Vatican II period has been one of those centennial marks, according to Brother Paul Grass, a Lasallian Christian Brother who has studied and helped compile the Institute’s history.

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State of the movement: Pro-life approach shifting in current abortion climate

State of the movement: Pro-life approach shifting in current abortion climate

| January 5, 2016 | 5 Comments

As a mother of six, Leah Jacobson is watching other parents try to raise children in a society that no longer supports sisterhood among mothers. And that’s a shame, said the founder and president of The Guiding Star Project, a Duluth-based organization seeking to combine under one roof a variety of holistic health care services for women and families.

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Letters – January 7, 2016

Letters – January 7, 2016

| January 5, 2016 | 0 Comments

Don’t edit history

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St. Pascal Baylon replaces stolen tabernacle

St. Pascal Baylon replaces stolen tabernacle

| January 5, 2016 | 1 Comment

St. Pascal Baylon in St. Paul recently replaced a bronze tabernacle stolen from the church Sept. 4. The new one is a replica of the stolen tabernacle and was made by Excelsis, a U.S. manufacturer of church goods. It arrived at the parish Dec. 23 and was blessed at Masses Jan. 2 and 3.

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Moe family, killed in Dec. 26 car accident, remembered as active parishioners

Moe family, killed in Dec. 26 car accident, remembered as active parishioners

| January 5, 2016 | 0 Comments

Little more than a week after a tragic, Christmas weekend automobile accident took the lives of an involved parish family of four, Father Daniel Griffith began Mass at Our Lady of Lourdes Church Jan. 3 remembering Christopher and Rae Anne Moe and their children, Samantha and Anthony.

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New Year’s baby

New Year’s baby

| January 1, 2016 | 0 Comments

St. Joseph Hospital in St. Paul celebrated the New Year with the birth of Brayden Andrew Kuenster, who was born at 1:27 a.m. and weighed 7 pounds, 5 ounces.

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