RSSNews

Vatican today — March 15, 2012

Vatican today — March 15, 2012

• Telegram for the victims of coach accident in Switzerland
• Stations of the Cross dedicated to the family
• Holy See and Mozambique ratify their 2011 agreement
• Presentation of the Holy Father’s book on The Doctrine of the Church in St. Augustine
• Audiences
• Other Pontifical acts

Continue Reading

Seminarian installed as acolyte in Rome

Seminarian installed as acolyte in Rome

| March 14, 2012 | 0 Comments

Joseph Kuharski, a member of St. Charles Borromeo in St. Anthony who is in his second year of theological studies for the Archdiocese of St. Paul and Minneapolis, was among 55 seminarians instituted to the ministry of acolyte on March 4 during a Mass at the Pontifical North American College in Rome.

Continue Reading

Bishops pray at apostles’ tombs, meet with pope

Bishops pray at apostles’ tombs, meet with pope

| March 14, 2012 | 0 Comments

13 bishops from Minnesota, North Dakota and South Dakota gathered March 9 around the main altar’s “confessio,” an area above St. Peter’s tomb honoring his confession of faith.

Continue Reading

Catholic sweep: Cadets and Red Knights win puck titles

Catholic sweep: Cadets and Red Knights win puck titles

| March 14, 2012 | 0 Comments

Minnesota State Hockey Championship’s

Continue Reading

Benilde-St. Margaret’s offers 18 various summer camps for students from third grade, up

Benilde-St. Margaret’s offers 18 various summer camps for students from third grade, up

| March 14, 2012 | 0 Comments

Benilde-St. Margaret’s School in St. Louis Park will offer 18 different summer camps to the public this year.

Continue Reading

Divine Mercy welcomes windfall as annual Catholic schools raffle exceeds expectations

Divine Mercy welcomes windfall as annual Catholic schools raffle exceeds expectations

| Catholic United Financial for The Catholic Spirit | March 14, 2012 | 0 Comments

Crushing their goals and pulling away from prior-year benchmarks, Catholic schools participating in the Catholic ­Unit­ed Financial 2012 Annual Catholic Schools Raffle raised $611,290 this year to support Catholic education in Minnesota, South Dakota and North Dakota.

Continue Reading

Conference to give men ‘fresh perspective,’ speaker says

Conference to give men ‘fresh perspective,’ speaker says

| March 14, 2012 | 0 Comments

Men need a reason, an opportunity, to get together to discover how their faith matters in their everyday life, according to leading Catholic author Matthew Kelly.

Continue Reading

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.

Continue Reading

Vatican today — March 14, 2012

Vatican today — March 14, 2012

• Venerating the Mother of God means learning to become a community of prayer
• Benedictine torch in Rome
• Pope to visit Rome’s Sacred Heart University
• Other pontifical acts

Continue Reading

St. Catherine University helps choose $1 million winner

St. Catherine University helps choose $1 million winner

| March 14, 2012 | 0 Comments

St. Catherine University’s mission: Traverse the globe in search of entrepreneurs who are quietly making a big difference.

Continue Reading

Award-winning busboy dishes up hospitality

Award-winning busboy dishes up hospitality

| March 13, 2012 | 0 Comments

A handful of contest judges in Bloomington voted to award him the Bloomington Hospitality Hall of Fame Award. It’s one of 18 awards given annually in March at a banquet put on by the Bloomington Convention and Visitors Bureau. They are called Diamond Service Awards, and at least one program official says they are tough awards to win.

Continue Reading

Vatican today 13, 2012

Vatican today 13, 2012

• Telegram for death of Italian engineer killed in Nigeria

Continue Reading