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Keys to fostering encounter with Jesus readily at hand, bishop says

Keys to fostering encounter with Jesus readily at hand, bishop says

| May 22, 2017 | 0 Comments

“The elements that we need to put together a credible witness in our contemporary world are literally before us,” Bishop Frank Caggiano said to ministry leaders in the Archdiocese of St. Paul and Minneapolis May 18.

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Minnesota United FC player Kallman joins Hill-Murray boys soccer staff

Minnesota United FC player Kallman joins Hill-Murray boys soccer staff

| May 16, 2017 | 0 Comments

Hill-Murray added Minnesota United FC defender Brent Kallman to its boys soccer coaching staff, the Maplewood Catholic high school announced May 11.

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Knights honor clergy, religious from parishes in Dakota County

Knights honor clergy, religious from parishes in Dakota County

| May 16, 2017 | 0 Comments

On an evening dedicated to clergy and religious appreciation, Father Charles Lachowitzer gave an overview of the state of the Archdiocese of St. Paul and Minneapolis, painting a hopeful picture of the future.

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Italian fraternity of priests coming to St. Peter in North St. Paul

Italian fraternity of priests coming to St. Peter in North St. Paul

| May 16, 2017 | 0 Comments

An Italy-based fraternity of priests will assume pastoral care of St. Peter in North St. Paul July 1, Archbishop Bernard Hebda announced May 13.

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New Vikings wide receiver Floyd in purple and gold again

New Vikings wide receiver Floyd in purple and gold again

| May 12, 2017 | 2 Comments

Former Cretin-Derham Hall football star Michael Floyd plans to make big catches in Minnesota again.

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Christ the King director named U.S. Oblate provincial

Christ the King director named U.S. Oblate provincial

| May 12, 2017 | 0 Comments

Father Studer will serve in the new role, announced April 27, for the next three years at the order’s provincial headquarters in Belleville, Illinois.

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Gov. Dayton denies pro-life efforts in veto

Gov. Dayton denies pro-life efforts in veto

| May 12, 2017 | 2 Comments

The bill’s requirements of inspections conformed to those of the abortion industry, according to Minnesota Citizens for Life.

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Author tells of Catholic couple who saved two dozen Jews in Holocaust

Author tells of Catholic couple who saved two dozen Jews in Holocaust

| May 12, 2017 | 0 Comments

Since the 2009 encounter on a summer trip with his wife, author Marty Brounstein has immersed himself in sharing the story of Frans and Mien Wijnakker saving Jews in the Holocaust.

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Five things to know for remaining legislative session

Five things to know for remaining legislative session

| May 11, 2017 | 2 Comments

As time winds down in the current state legislative session, Minnesota Catholic Conference director Jason Adkins highlighted five key things to bear in mind.

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FORMED fuels discipleship in archdiocesan parishes

FORMED fuels discipleship in archdiocesan parishes

| May 10, 2017 | 2 Comments

One-size-fits-all faith formation programs don’t exist, but a new online platform called FORMED has taken a serious stab at providing a wealth of resources to fit with the hectic lives of parishioners.

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Pro-life bills pass narrowly on Senate floor, await governor’s desk

Pro-life bills pass narrowly on Senate floor, await governor’s desk

| May 5, 2017 | 0 Comments

After hearing a slew of protests in the background and an afternoon of rebuttals, the pro-life majority in the Minnesota Senate won out in passing two pieces of legislation May 4.

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May the Force be with you: Viewing ‘Star Wars’ through a Catholic lens

May the Force be with you: Viewing ‘Star Wars’ through a Catholic lens

| May 4, 2017 | 1 Comment

Since 2011, May 4 been known as Star Wars Day because of the date, “May the fourth” sounds like the movie series’ line “may the Force be with you.”

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