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Minnesota native helps coordinate outreach to Syrian refugees

Minnesota native helps coordinate outreach to Syrian refugees

| August 29, 2012 | 1 Comment

Kevin Hartigan says Catholic Relief Services is partnering with church agencies to provide food, medical and other assistance to war victims

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Minnesota Catholic Conference calls on Congress, president to amend Affordable Care Act

Minnesota Catholic Conference calls on Congress, president to amend Affordable Care Act

| June 28, 2012 | 1 Comment

In the wake of the U.S. Supreme Court’s ruling June 28 that the federal Affordable Care Act is constitutional, the Minnesota Catholic Conference called on Congress and the president to amend the law to protect the unborn, the rights of conscience and the healthcare needs of immigrant families.

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Sharing the good news

Sharing the good news

| April 24, 2012 | 0 Comments

Catholic Relief Services’ new president wants to partner with more U.S. Catholics as agency works to improve the lives of people in need overseas

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MN professors behind new book on ethical business practices

MN professors behind new book on ethical business practices

| April 10, 2012 | 0 Comments

In an effort to help businesses stay strong and healthy, and avoid the occupational hazards of greed, overwork and exploitation, the Vatican’s justice and peace council has released a handbook for business educators and entrepreneurs.

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Journalists leave Mexico with eyes open to faith-filled neighbors

Journalists leave Mexico with eyes open to faith-filled neighbors

| March 14, 2012 | 0 Comments

While Pope Benedict XVI delivers his message to the bishops and political leaders of Mexico, the faith of the Mexican people is unlikely to be affected by those conversations.

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Papal address to Minnesota bishops focuses on marriage, family life

Papal address to Minnesota bishops focuses on marriage, family life

| March 9, 2012 | 0 Comments

Pope Benedict XVI addressed a group of U.S. bishops making their “ad limina” visits to Rome, including bishops from Minnesota, North Dakota and South Dakota.

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Bishops plan to use London Olympics to renew interest in Catholic faith

Bishops plan to use London Olympics to renew interest in Catholic faith

| January 31, 2012 | 1 Comment

British bishops plan to use the 2012 London Olympic Games to renew interest in the Catholic faith

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Father Joncas honored for theological scholarship

Father Joncas honored for theological scholarship

| January 20, 2012 | 0 Comments

Minnesotan Father Mike Joncas will receive the Sophia Award Feb. 12; the honor recognizes his work that discloses “the riches of the liturgical tradition in ever new and creative ways.”

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