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Letters – December 3, 2015

Letters – December 3, 2015

| December 2, 2015 | 0 Comments

Offensive art
Don’t forget sacrament

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Letters – November 19, 2015

Letters – November 19, 2015

| November 18, 2015 | 0 Comments

Grief actually has 10 stages
Blessed are the persecuted
Remember Jesus’ mercy

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Letters – November 5, 2015

Letters – November 5, 2015

| November 4, 2015 | 0 Comments

– Drop the word ‘required’
– No pyramid found
– Cantors should be Catholic

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From our readers: April 23, 2015

From our readers: April 23, 2015

| April 21, 2015 | 0 Comments

What an informative and interesting article on secular institutes and the consecrated life which was published in the April 9 issue of The Catholic Spirit. In today’s world it seems that this life would be especially suitable for many young women and men.

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From our Readers – April 9, 2015

From our Readers – April 9, 2015

| April 9, 2015 | 0 Comments

More to marriage numbers
Let’s not scare the Jews during Easter week
Looking for more fanfare

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From Readers – Feb. 12, 2015

From Readers – Feb. 12, 2015

| February 10, 2015 | 0 Comments

Crashed Ice foiled march
Open dialogue for healing

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From readers – November 20, 2014

From readers – November 20, 2014

| November 20, 2014 | 0 Comments

Thank you for the beautifully written story on September 24 about Brother Basil Rothweiler.

Sadly, Br. Basil died early on November 8.

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From our readers – November 21, 2013

From our readers – November 21, 2013

| November 20, 2013 | 0 Comments

In the Nov. 7 issue of The Catholic Spirit, we asked readers if they celebrate their “name day” in a special way, and to tell us how. Below are two responses:

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Be careful how you use adoption terminology

Be careful how you use adoption terminology

| September 26, 2013 | 0 Comments

The more positive spin of the current usage helps squelch some outdated images about confidential or closed adoptions.

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Redemptorist website offers video feed of icon

Redemptorist website offers video feed of icon

| July 18, 2012 | 1 Comment

It was good to see Archbishop Nienstedt’s endorsing the renewal of devotions to Our Mother of Perpetual Help in one of his recent columns.

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Thank you for helping retired religious

Thank you for helping retired religious

| June 6, 2012 | 0 Comments

The Retirement Fund for Religious achieved another successful year in this archdiocese.

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Opportunity to help  the homeless also benefited volunteers

Opportunity to help the homeless also benefited volunteers

Last fall, after Catholic Charities CEO Tim Marx wrote an article in the StarTribune documenting the overcrowding at the Dorothy Day Center, a group of men from St. John Neumann parish in Eagan responded by offering to staff overnight the old offices of Catholic Charities in St. Paul (which we refer to as the Annex) so that no one had to be turned away.

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