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‘The Lord captured my heart’ at formation retreat

‘The Lord captured my heart’ at formation retreat

| May 21, 2014 | 0 Comments

“I am most excited about seeing conversion in people’s hearts, ­­seeing people touched by Jesus and responding to his immense love.” – Deacon Kevin Manthey

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Faith conversations with brother helped discern call

Faith conversations with brother helped discern call

| May 21, 2014 | 0 Comments

“Being a spiritual father to many souls, helping people encounter the Father’s love in and through the sacraments of Christ Jesus — this is how the priest participates in the creative act of fatherhood.” – Deacon Marcus Milless

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Trust in God’s will opened door to priesthood

Trust in God’s will opened door to priesthood

| May 21, 2014 | 0 Comments

“In the silence, away from the noise of the world’s concerns, the Lord speaks. And the delight and joy that comes from responding ‘yes’ to his invitation will go beyond all your imaginings and expectations.” – Deacon Marc Paveglio

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Bonding with priests over pizza helped form vocation

Bonding with priests over pizza helped form vocation

| May 21, 2014 | 0 Comments

“The love of my own big and boisterous family as well as my theological studies in marriage and family at the John Paul II Institute have given me a burning desire to help carry out the work begun by St. John Paul II for the renewal of family life.” – Deacon Joseph Kuharski

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Congratulations, graduates!

Congratulations, graduates!

– Catholic high school graduation ceremonies
– Reflections written by high school seniors selected by their Catholic schools and parishes

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Catholic high school graduation ceremonies

Catholic high school graduation ceremonies

Dates and times of graduation ceremonies in the archdiocese

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Portraying saint is chance to share message of God’s mercy

Portraying saint is chance to share message of God’s mercy

| Joanne Fox | April 25, 2014 | 0 Comments

Actress says one-woman drama about St. Faustina has taught her lessons about prayer, sacrifice

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Senior Services Guide – Spring 2014

Senior Services Guide – Spring 2014

| March 28, 2014 | 0 Comments

Senior Housing and Services

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Religious women and men celebrate jubilees

Religious women and men celebrate jubilees

| March 13, 2014 | 0 Comments

The Catholic Spirit congratulates the following members of women’s and men’s religious communities who are serving in the Archdiocese of St. Paul and Minneapolis and are celebrating jubilees this year.

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Consecrated virginity: a special vocation

Consecrated virginity: a special vocation

| Susan Klemond for The Catholic Spirit | March 13, 2014 | 0 Comments

Nicole Bettini gives her spouse everything. And Christ, her husband, has not been outdone in generosity.

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Cardiac care program receives award

Cardiac care program receives award

| February 28, 2014 | 0 Comments

St. Therese, a faith-based senior care and housing organization, accepted an Aging Services of Minnesota Leading Change Innovation Award for its cardiac care program Feb. 7 at the Aging Services of Minnesota Institute and Expo.

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When is the right time to move? Consider these tips

When is the right time to move? Consider these tips

| Scott Saffert and Lola Amendt for The Catholic Spirit | February 28, 2014 | 0 Comments

Marianne and Dennis have lived in the same home for their entire marriage of 62 years. They raised children, re-modeled living spaces, celebrated holidays, hosted parties and created loving memories in their home.

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