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Latino parishes celebrate confirmation

Latino parishes celebrate confirmation

| June 19, 2014 | 0 Comments

The Cathedral of St. Paul was packed to the limit June 14, as friends and families gathered to witness the confirmation of 334 youth and young adults from the 14 Latino parishes in the archdiocese. Bishop Andrew Cozzens was the presider.

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Catholic schools superintendent’s contract extended

Catholic schools superintendent’s contract extended

| June 18, 2014 | 0 Comments

The Archdiocese of St. Paul and Minneapolis has extended its contract with Jill Reilly and changed her title to superintendent of Catholic schools.

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New committee begins school sustainability study

New committee begins school sustainability study

| June 18, 2014 | 0 Comments

Amid rising costs and enrollment challenges, a new committee is examining the issues and needs of the archdiocese’s Catholic schools in order to enhance academic excellence and provide access to all families that desire a Catholic education for their children.

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Twin Cities natives ordained

Twin Cities natives ordained

| June 18, 2014 | 0 Comments

Benedictine brother ordained to priesthood
Minneapolis native ordained Jesuit priest

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Two saints, two sons inspire liturgical art at Savage parish

Two saints, two sons inspire liturgical art at Savage parish

| Kristi Anderson for The Catholic Spirit | June 18, 2014 | 1 Comment

For the Rasmussen and Schwartz families of St. John the Baptist in Savage, Pentecost Sunday not only celebrated the coming of the Holy Spirit, but also the long-awaited arrival of two life-size liturgical icons portraying St. Kateri Tekakwitha and Redemptorist priest Blessed Francis Xavier Seelos.

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Married couples gather to celebrate, renew vows

Married couples gather to celebrate, renew vows

| June 18, 2014 | 0 Comments

Archbishop John Nienstedt honored married couples, especially those celebrating 25 years, and 50 years or more, during the annual Marriage Day Celebration June 7 at the Cathedral of St. Paul.

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Overhead – June 19, 2014

Overhead – June 19, 2014

| June 18, 2014 | 0 Comments

“I cannot greet a nation and tell it that I love it from inside a sardine can, even one made of glass. For me that is a wall. It’s true that something can happen to me, but let’s be realistic, at my age I don’t have much to lose.”

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In Pictures – June 19, 2014

In Pictures – June 19, 2014

| June 18, 2014 | 0 Comments

PRIEST ATTACK
REFUGEE CAMP

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Fortnight for Freedom

Fortnight for Freedom

| June 17, 2014 | 0 Comments

Local events include prayer, education and advocacy for religious liberty

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Deposition of Archbishop Robert Carlson posted on archdiocese’s website

Deposition of Archbishop Robert Carlson posted on archdiocese’s website

| June 9, 2014

The Archdiocese of St. Paul and Minneapolis has posted on its website the deposition of Archbishop Robert Carlson of the Archdiocese of St. Louis. Archbishop Carlson gave the deposition as part of a civil lawsuit in a case of alleged clergy sexual abuse.

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New programs help heal families through fathers at Minneapolis parish

New programs help heal families through fathers at Minneapolis parish

| Jennifer Janikula | June 5, 2014 | 1 Comment

Spearheaded by Sagrada Familia, a family services apostolate at St. Stephen, the Year of the Fathers programs help parishioners reflect on masculinity and fatherhood in the Latino community

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Annual appeal seeing success thanks to generosity of local Catholics

Annual appeal seeing success thanks to generosity of local Catholics

| June 5, 2014 | 0 Comments

The annual Catholic Services Appeal hasn’t reached its halfway point in the campaign year, but a number of parishes already have met and exceeded their goals — both in dollars and number of donors.

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