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How do I get better at being generous?

How do I get better at being generous?

| Father Michael Schmitz | February 13, 2020 | 0 Comments

Q. I find myself being less-than-generous quite often. I want to have a better attitude, but people keep wanting things from me: They want my time, my help and my financial support. How do I get better at being generous?

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Christ calls us to a mutual relationship

Christ calls us to a mutual relationship

| Father Toulee Peter LY | February 13, 2020 | 0 Comments

In our readings for this Sixth Sunday in Ordinary Time, we are reminded what a great gift freedom is in our lives.

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Catholic Services appeal — A ‘caress to those in need’

Catholic Services appeal — A ‘caress to those in need’

| February 13, 2020 | 0 Comments

At our pre-synod Prayer and Listening events, we have consistently heard that the growth of our Church depends upon our ability to give a clearer witness to the difference that Jesus has made in our lives, especially by imitating his sacrificial love and concern for those in need. Each year, the Catholic Services Appeal Foundation (CSAF) gives us a powerful opportunity to offer that witness by supporting the broader works of the Church undertaken in our archdiocese.

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Catholic Services Appeal aims to raise $6.9 million to fund 20 ministries

Catholic Services Appeal aims to raise $6.9 million to fund 20 ministries

| February 13, 2020 | 0 Comments

The scene might feel familiar: A priest stands at the front of his church and asks the congregation to sit and learn about the annual Catholic Services Appeal.

People groan. Eyes roll. A baby cries.

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From Readers – February 13, 2020

From Readers – February 13, 2020

| February 13, 2020 | 0 Comments

Caucus against assisted suicide
Get to know the ‘other’
Helping others not ‘either/or’

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Strengthened by good friendship

Strengthened by good friendship

| Bishop Andrew Cozzens | February 13, 2020 | 0 Comments

As I was traveling to Rome last month for the “ad limina” visit with Archbishop Hebda and Bishop-elect Don DeGrood, I was reminded of the first time I went to Rome, which was when I was in seminary. I was also traveling with my then seminary classmate and close friend Don DeGrood.

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Fortalecido por buena amistad

Fortalecido por buena amistad

| February 13, 2020 | 0 Comments

Mientras viajaba a Roma el mes pasado para la visita “ad limina” con el arzobispo Hebda y el obispo electo Don DeGrood, me recordó la primera vez que fui a Roma, que fue cuando estaba en seminario. También viajaba con mi entonces compañero de seminario y amigo cercano Don DeGrood.

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High school’s CFO honored

High school’s CFO honored

| Debbie Musser | February 12, 2020 | 0 Comments

Financial executives are an integral part of companies large and small. They also play a critical role in nonprofit organizations.

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Where does your parish offering go?

Where does your parish offering go?

| February 12, 2020 | 0 Comments

People donating in collection baskets at Masses across the Archdiocese of St. Paul and Minneapolis might like to know that 92 cents of every dollar given stays in the parish, or supports parish-driven initiatives.

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