Pat Norby

Pat is the news editor of The Catholic Spirit. You can email her at norbyp@archspm.org.

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Parishes adjust ministries to best use resources

Parishes adjust ministries to best use resources

| May 6, 2010

This is the sixth story in a series on the seven planning principles guiding the parish and school planning process, which were first outlined by Archbishop John Nienstedt in March 2009. A task force has been gathering information from area parishes and schools, and it will present its recommendations to Archbishop Nienstedt in July. The […]

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Catholics speak up: So, why do I go to Sunday Mass?

Catholics speak up: So, why do I go to Sunday Mass?

| October 31, 2009 | 0 Comments

It’s a way to recharge.
It’s a vaccination for the week ahead.
It’s a joyous thing.
It’s another opportunity to reach people.
It’s a priority.
It’s an amazing hour where we meet our God.
It’s Jesus in the Eucharist.
It’s Mass, and there are myriad reasons why Catholics participate every week.

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