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‘To the thresholds of the apostles’

‘To the thresholds of the apostles’

| February 13, 2012 | 0 Comments

Archbishop John Nienstedt and Bishop Lee Piché of St. Paul and Minneapolis will travel to Rome next month for a weeklong visit that will include a meeting with Pope Benedict XVI and Mass at the tombs of St. Peter and St. Paul.

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MN Catholic Conference notes concerns over compromise on contraceptive mandate

MN Catholic Conference notes concerns over compromise on contraceptive mandate

| February 10, 2012 | 1 Comment

UPDATED: “We are awaiting the details and are reserving judgment, but today’s amendments do not seem to be a true reversal of an unwise and unjust policy,” said Jason Adkins, MCC executive director.

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Catholic cowboy relies on his faith

Catholic cowboy relies on his faith

| February 6, 2012 | 0 Comments

VIDEO: Rodeo announcer and professional trick-roper Anthony Lucia made a recent visit to St. Paul, MN.

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Students enjoy Faith Rally at Stillwater school

Students enjoy Faith Rally at Stillwater school

| February 4, 2012 | 2 Comments

PHOTOS: St. Croix Catholic School celebrates Catholic Schools Week.

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Celebrating the light

Celebrating the light

| February 4, 2012 | 0 Comments

PHOTOS: Celebration of the Feast of the Presentation of the Lord and the World Day for Consecrated Life at the Cathedral of St. Paul.

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Sole-ful donations for Haitians

Sole-ful donations for Haitians

| February 1, 2012 | 0 Comments

Claire Frances Baker, a ninth-grader at Totino-Grace High School in Fridley, has been collecting shoes for an orphanage in Haiti since an earthquake hit there in 2010.

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St. Vincent de Paul thrift store welcoming assistance following robbery

St. Vincent de Paul thrift store welcoming assistance following robbery

| Susan Klemond | February 1, 2012 | 0 Comments

Thieves stole nearly $1,000 from the St. Vincent de Paul Society’s south Minneapolis thrift store early on Jan. 30 after making a large hole through one of the store’s outer brick walls.

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Archdiocese reports financial support for marriage amendment

Archdiocese reports financial support for marriage amendment

| February 1, 2012 | 1 Comment

The Archdiocese of St. Paul and Minneapolis provided $650,000 in 2011 to the Minnesota Catholic Conference for that organization’s activities in support of a constitutional amendment on the ballot this fall defining marriage as a union between one man and one woman.

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Need help talking to your children about sex?

Need help talking to your children about sex?

| January 31, 2012 | 0 Comments

Two moms create program that makes the job easy to manage

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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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School choice supporters rally at State Capitol

School choice supporters rally at State Capitol

| Theresa Malloy | January 27, 2012 | 1 Comment

Students from Cristo Rey Jesuit High School in Minneapolis and St. Agnes School in St. Paul were among those who testified Jan. 26 to the value of a private school education and the need to make it accessible to more students.

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Minnesota court ruling allows same-sex marriage lawsuit to proceed

Minnesota court ruling allows same-sex marriage lawsuit to proceed

| January 24, 2012 | 2 Comments

A lawsuit by three same-sex couples seeking to invalidate Minnesota’s definition of marriage as the union of one man and one woman was sent back to Hennepin County District Court after the Minnesota Court of Appeals ruled Jan. 23 that the lower court improperly dismissed the case.

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