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Bishops invite faithful to Mass of Solidarity to pray for migrants, refugees

Bishops invite faithful to Mass of Solidarity to pray for migrants, refugees

| December 1, 2017 | 1 Comment

Archbishop Bernard Hebda and Auxiliary Bishop Andrew Cozzens will celebrate a Mass of Solidarity
5 p.m. Dec. 9 for Catholics in the Archdiocese of St. Paul and Minneapolis. 

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Bloomington Poor Clares moving to Rochester after 63 years in archdiocese

Bloomington Poor Clares moving to Rochester after 63 years in archdiocese

| December 1, 2017 | 0 Comments

With an aging community, the Franciscan Poor Clares will move from their Bloomington monastery in February after 63 years in the Archdiocese of St. Paul and Minneapolis.

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Catholic Charities to honor improv artists who bring joy to St. Joseph’s Home

Catholic Charities to honor improv artists who bring joy to St. Joseph’s Home

| November 30, 2017 | 1 Comment

Fielitz and fellow improv colleague Jim DeSimone, 50, help around 10 youth unpack their creativity each week in a commons area at the Catholic Charities-run youth home for youth living with mental illness.

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Cretin-Derham Hall challenges Iowa power in archdiocesan-sponsored girls basketball tournament

Cretin-Derham Hall challenges Iowa power in archdiocesan-sponsored girls basketball tournament

| November 28, 2017 | 0 Comments

Cretin-Derham Hall in St. Paul drew a big early-season test with Iowa girls basketball power Dowling Catholic High School and its highly-touted point guard Caitlin Clark.

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New St. Therese senior apartments open

New St. Therese senior apartments open

| November 27, 2017 | 0 Comments

Catholic senior living and care organization St. Therese opened an addition of 64 senior apartment units at its Woodbury campus Nov. 21.

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Academy of Holy Angels wins first Prep Bowl

Academy of Holy Angels wins first Prep Bowl

| November 24, 2017 | 0 Comments

Looking for an opportunity in a defensive battle, Academy of Holy Angels senior quarterback Joseph Heimbold decided to go deep.

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Thanksgiving Tip-Off Tournament returns

Thanksgiving Tip-Off Tournament returns

| November 17, 2017 | 0 Comments

Back by growing demand, local Catholic high school girls basketball teams will commence their seasons at the second annual Thanksgiving Tip-Off Tournament Nov. 24-25.

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Local Hmong Catholic appointed to USCCB subcommittee

Local Hmong Catholic appointed to USCCB subcommittee

| November 13, 2017 | 0 Comments

Yang said it’s his job “to be a liaison for the Hmong ministry, to communicate from a national perspective and pastoral ministry perspective to the Hmong Catholic community.”

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Transfiguration campaign aims to bolster Mass participation

Transfiguration campaign aims to bolster Mass participation

| November 10, 2017 | 0 Comments

A fall initiative at Transfiguration in Oakdale has put commitment to Sunday Mass in the forefront.

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Opioid epidemic calls for Minnesota Church’s attention

Opioid epidemic calls for Minnesota Church’s attention

| November 8, 2017 | 0 Comments

On Oct. 25, 100 people gathered at Gichitwaa Kateri in Minneapolis to discuss the opioid epidemic’s impact on the Native American community, which the parish serves, and beyond.

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St. Bartholomew alumna wins NCAA Woman of the Year

St. Bartholomew alumna wins NCAA Woman of the Year

| November 3, 2017 | 0 Comments

Crist graduated last May from Washington University in St. Louis, where she had a standout women’s soccer career for the Bears, with whom she won a Division III national title in 2016.

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Butera recalls ‘epiphany moment’ before World Series win with Twins

Butera recalls ‘epiphany moment’ before World Series win with Twins

| October 31, 2017 | 0 Comments

Before her death in February of 1987, Sal Butera’s mother-in-law told his wife, Gina, that he would play in the World Series that year.

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