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Archbishop Hebda to students: The Church wants to listen to you

Archbishop Hebda to students: The Church wants to listen to you

| April 24, 2018 | 0 Comments

“The sense is, just as a leader has to be willing to listen, that all of us have to be willing to also engage in that process of conversation,” Archbishop Hebda said.

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Anselm House helping University of Minnesota’s Christians live integrated lives

Anselm House helping University of Minnesota’s Christians live integrated lives

| April 24, 2018 | 0 Comments

“We think the most important thing about the world is that it’s creation,” said Bryan Bademan, Anselm House executive director. “To try to understand the world apart from God is to misunderstand the world at some fundamental level.”

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Catholic Beer Club responding to millennials’ thirst for community

Catholic Beer Club responding to millennials’ thirst for community

| Jonathan Liedl | April 24, 2018 | 0 Comments

Weeknight visitors to a Twin Cities craft brewery might stumble upon one of the newest young adult ventures in the Archdiocese of
St. Paul and Minneapolis.

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Handmaids halt plans to serve in archdiocese

Handmaids halt plans to serve in archdiocese

| April 24, 2018 | 0 Comments

A series of delays and red tape in trying to convert a 1922 St. Paul building into a convent has led the Handmaids of the Heart of Jesus to pause their establishment in the Archdiocese of St. Paul and Minneapolis.

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Regional V Encuentro affirms archdiocesan pastoral priorities

Regional V Encuentro affirms archdiocesan pastoral priorities

| Kristi Anderson | April 18, 2018 | 0 Comments

The contagious energy of the 200-plus people who gathered in Alexandria April 13 and 14 for the regional V Encuentro stirred the heart of Auxiliary Bishop Andrew Cozzens, who attended the event. 

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On Earth Day, St. Joan of Arc celebrates zero waste efforts

On Earth Day, St. Joan of Arc celebrates zero waste efforts

| April 17, 2018 | 0 Comments

A group of St. Joan of Arc parishioners in Minneapolis is seeking to make trash bags lose weight. 

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Birk’s new initiative encourages purpose in Catholic school athletics

Birk’s new initiative encourages purpose in Catholic school athletics

| April 17, 2018 | 0 Comments

Could the intensity of traveling teams be taking the “sport” out of “sports,” especially for young athletes?

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Environmental messages take shape in St. Paul art exhibit

Environmental messages take shape in St. Paul art exhibit

| April 11, 2018 | 0 Comments

Current events and Pope Francis’ 2015 encyclical “Laudato Si’: On Care for Our Common Home” have inspired five local artists to depict their environmental concerns in the exhibit “Hope. Earth. Liberation.” at Artista Bottega in St. Paul.

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Coon Rapids parish, seminary lead anti-pornography initiatives

Coon Rapids parish, seminary lead anti-pornography initiatives

| Bridget Ryder | April 11, 2018 | 0 Comments

Priests, therapists take pastoral approach to heal addictions, prevent use

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Four women to be honored at ACCW convention in Stillwater

Four women to be honored at ACCW convention in Stillwater

| April 10, 2018 | 0 Comments

At the Archdiocesan Council of Catholic Women’s 86th annual convention April 20-21 at St. Michael in Stillwater, leaders will present Laywomen Volunteer Awards to four women.

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At 25, CCF transforming from ‘money manager’ to its own philanthropic force for good

At 25, CCF transforming from ‘money manager’ to its own philanthropic force for good

| April 9, 2018 | 0 Comments

Now the nation’s largest Catholic community foundation, CCF works to build “a vibrant Catholic community” through their donors’ charity and its own grant-making to Catholic and non-Catholic causes.

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Deacon Catapano dies; served Medina parish for 15 years

Deacon Catapano dies; served Medina parish for 15 years

| April 5, 2018 | 0 Comments

Deacon Salvatore “Sam” Catapano died March 31. He was 84.

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