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Tell us about your memories of 9/11

Tell us about your memories of 9/11

| July 21, 2011 | 0 Comments

The Catholic Spirit will publish a special section on Sept. 1 marking the 10th anniversary of the 9/11 terrorist attacks, and we are seeking input from readers.

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Lundholm-Eades accepts national church management position

Lundholm-Eades accepts national church management position

| July 20, 2011 | 0 Comments

After working in the archdiocese for 17 years, Jim Lundholm-Eades will leave his current position as parish services and planning director to take a similar position with the National Leadership Roundtable on Church Management, based in Wash­ington, D.C., be­ginning next month.

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Parish Services Team member takes national education position

Parish Services Team member takes national education position

| July 20, 2011 | 0 Comments

Lori Dahlhoff, a member of the archdiocesan Parish Services Team, has accepted a position as executive director for the Department of Religious Education at the National Catholic Educational Association. Dahlhoff, who has served as director of catechesis, parish faith formation, RCIA and adult formation for the archdiocese for 10 years, will leave the archdiocese in […]

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In Kenya, Bishop Piché ordains deacon, confirms

In Kenya, Bishop Piché ordains deacon, confirms

| July 20, 2011 | 0 Comments

It was a dream come true for Bishop Lee Piché.

As a boy, he imagined visiting the exotic places captured on National Geographic’s glossy pages.

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Catholic churches, institutions take precautions in heat, humidity

Catholic churches, institutions take precautions in heat, humidity

| July 20, 2011 | 0 Comments

The Catholic Spirit asked parishes if the excessive heat was impacting their parishioners or neighbors and what they are doing to help.

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Sweating for a cause

Sweating for a cause

| July 20, 2011 | 0 Comments

Heat halts parish Habitat project for first time in 8 years

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Danger and miracles accompanied nun on journey to perpetual vows

Danger and miracles accompanied nun on journey to perpetual vows

| By Susan Klemond The Catholic Spirit | July 20, 2011 | 2 Comments

Sister Jackie Nguyen, a recently professed Missionary Sister of St. Peter Claver, knows the power of prayer.

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Countdown to Madrid

Countdown to Madrid

| Kathryn Elliott For The Catholic Spirit | July 19, 2011 | 0 Comments

Justin Stroh first responded to the Holy Father’s call for an international gathering of youth by attending World Youth Day in Denver in 1993.

“Every time I’ve gone to World Youth Day, I’ve left with a deeper sense of love for my Catholic faith — it’s my identity, who I am as a son of the eternal Father in heaven who loves me,” he said.

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Russell Connors was a prolific author and theology professor

Russell Connors was a prolific author and theology professor

| July 12, 2011 | 1 Comment

Russell Connors, a prolific author and theology professor at St. Catherine University in St. Paul, died July 5.

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Passing along hope to people in need

Passing along hope to people in need

| July 6, 2011 | 0 Comments

Niya Irving greeted Kassandra Himes and her five children with a warm smile as they entered the large auditorium in the basement of Saint Paul RiverCentre June 28. Himes, a single mother who moved to St. Paul from Chicago in April, was in need of help.

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Time’s a wastin’

Time’s a wastin’

| July 6, 2011 | 0 Comments

“The honor of receiving this award in 2007 still humbles me,” Mc­Govern noted in a letter to the newspaper, “and I strive to remain worthy of it.”

Hurry: The deadline is approaching — July 22.

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Catholic Spirit blogs served up on new site

Catholic Spirit blogs served up on new site

| July 6, 2011 | 0 Comments

The Catholic Spirit launched a new blog site with a distinctly Minnesota flavor: CatholicHotdish.com.

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