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What we can learn from Lazarus and the rich man

What we can learn from Lazarus and the rich man

| Deacon Mitchell Bechtold | September 25, 2013 | 0 Comments

This Sunday we hear the Gospel story of “Lazarus and the Rich Man.” There is a pity which ought to well up in each of our hearts for both Lazarus and the rich man: Lazarus in his suffering and the rich man in his. Yet, it is Lazarus who is our model.

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Updated policy reaffirms commitment to safe environments

Updated policy reaffirms commitment to safe environments

| September 25, 2013

Greta Sawyer wants victims of ministry-related sexual misconduct in the Archdiocese of St. Paul and Minneapolis to know something very important: She is ready to respond to their complaints and concerns and offer a variety of assistance.

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Vocation Day: Helping young men hear God

Vocation Day: Helping young men hear God

| September 25, 2013 | 2 Comments

More than 80 young men ages 12 to 17 gathered at the St. Paul Seminary Aug. 17 for Vocation Day hosted by the Vocation Office of the Archdiocese of St. Paul and Minneapolis. A seminarian and a participant share their experiences.

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News Notes – September 26, 2013

News Notes – September 26, 2013

| September 25, 2013 | 0 Comments

Win tickets to sold out Rediscover: event
Candlelight Rosary Procession is Oct. 4

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Overheard – September 26, 2013

Overheard – September 26, 2013

| September 25, 2013 | 0 Comments

“The confessional is not a torture chamber, but the place in which the Lord’s mercy motivates us to do better.”
Pope Francis, in his interview with Jesuit Father Antonio Spadaro published in America magazine

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In Pictures – September 26, 2013

In Pictures – September 26, 2013

| September 25, 2013 | 0 Comments

MOURNING THE VICTIMS
SWEET JOB

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Priest on leave while allegation investigated

Priest on leave while allegation investigated

| September 25, 2013

An accusation has recently been made against Father Mark Huberty by a woman alleging inappropriate touching, the Archdiocese of St. Paul and Minneapolis said in a statement Sept. 22. Father Huberty denies the allegation.

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Faith on fire – Archdiocesan Youth Day draws 1,600

Faith on fire – Archdiocesan Youth Day draws 1,600

| Jennifer Janikula for The Catholic Spirit | September 25, 2013 | 0 Comments

Archdiocesan Youth Day draws 1,600

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Champions for Life award winners named

Champions for Life award winners named

| September 25, 2013 | 0 Comments

The Champions for Life awards luncheon recognizes those who may be working behind the scenes, such as those who organize, speak for life and pray for change.

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Statement Regarding Wehmeyer Case

Statement Regarding Wehmeyer Case

| September 23, 2013

The Archdiocese of St. Paul and Minneapolis deeply regrets the harm Curtis Wehmeyer caused his two young victims, their family and others in our community. We did act swiftly when the allegations of sexual abuse of a minor by Wehmeyer were made in June 2012. In hindsight and in light of what we now know, we also recognize that our handling of past concerns could have been better addressed.

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Statement of Archbishop Nienstedt on Pope Francis’ America Magazine interview

Statement of Archbishop Nienstedt on Pope Francis’ America Magazine interview

| September 20, 2013

We are delighted and inspired by Pope Francis’ extraordinary efforts to reach out and proclaim the Good News of Jesus Christ.

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Daily Scriptures: September 15 – September 29

Daily Scriptures: September 15 – September 29

| September 15, 2013 | 0 Comments

Sunday, Sept. 15
24th Sunday in Ordinary Time
Exodus 32:7-11, 13-14
1 Timothy 1:12-17
Luke 15:1-32

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