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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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St. Peter, Forest Lake, dedicates new addition

St. Peter, Forest Lake, dedicates new addition

| May 2, 2017 | 0 Comments

Archbishop Bernard Hebda dedicated a newly constructed addition at St. Peter in Forest Lake following Mass April 30. The addition’s 14,500 square feet include a large gathering area, parish offices, adoration chapel, library and two school classrooms. Preaching to a packed congregation, Archbishop Hebda encouraged the parish to use the new spaces to evangelize and […]

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Our Mother of Perpetual Help replica icon coming to local parishes

Our Mother of Perpetual Help replica icon coming to local parishes

| April 28, 2017 | 0 Comments

Redemptorist priest Father Patrick Keyes of St. Alphonsus said the religious order wishes to “spread devotion to Our Mother of Perpetual Help and through Mary’s intercession, to bring people closer to Jesus.”

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Family Rosary Procession in St. Paul turns 70

Family Rosary Procession in St. Paul turns 70

| April 25, 2017 | 0 Comments

The prayerful walk for all ages from the State Capitol grounds to the Cathedral of St. Paul in St. Paul begins 2 p.m. May 7 with Archbishop Bernard Hebda leading.

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Providence Academy senior nets ‘Ivy League Sweep’

Providence Academy senior nets ‘Ivy League Sweep’

| April 18, 2017 | 0 Comments

Liking something about each Ivy League school, Providence Academy senior Derek Onserio decided to apply to all eight.

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UST focused on safety after gun incident

UST focused on safety after gun incident

| April 12, 2017 | 0 Comments

A gunshot at the University of St. Thomas in St. Paul April 7 has university officials concentrating on campus safety.

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