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A March, and More

A March, and More

| Maria Wiering Pedersen For The Catholic Spirit | February 3, 2011 | 1 Comment

274 Catholics from archdiocese attend largest March for Life ever

It took a 26-hour bus ride, a student conference and a national march of more than 400,000 people for Nicholas Vance, 14, to realize the pro-life movement is more alive than he previously thought — much more alive.

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Praying, marching for life

Praying, marching for life

| January 24, 2011 | 0 Comments

Pictures from the local March for Life 2011.

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March sendoff

March sendoff

| January 21, 2011 | 0 Comments

After a send-off Mass at the Cathedral of St. Paul Jan. 21, youth and chaperones from around the Archdiocese of St. Paul and Minneapolis loaded buses headed for the national March for Life Jan. 24 in Washington D.C.

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Making history

Making history

| January 19, 2011 | 0 Comments

For first time, archdiocese to send group of youth to D.C. for March for Life

When 14-year-old Aly May of St. Jude of the Lake in Mahtomedi goes to Washington, D.C., for the annual March for Life, she will present a powerful witness for life.

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St. Bernard’s student takes Catholic values to new school

St. Bernard’s student takes Catholic values to new school

| Maggie Lee | January 19, 2011 | 2 Comments

Grace Thompson has found a way to keep St. Bernard High School’s traditions and values alive at her new school, Concordia Academy.

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Pray, march for life at MN Capitol

Pray, march for life at MN Capitol

| January 19, 2011 | 0 Comments

The annual Prayer Service for Life provides a moment of quiet reflection before the March for Life to the State Capitol on the anniversary of the U.S. Supreme Court decision in 1973 to legalize abortion.

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Couple inspired by Service for Life

Couple inspired by Service for Life

| January 7, 2011 | 0 Comments

Kristen and Matthews Grant, both converts to Catholicism and mem­bers of Holy Childhood in St. Paul, have attended almost every Prayer Service for Life at the Cath­e­dral of St. Paul since they moved here in 2003.

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Champions for Life to receive awards at upcoming banquet

Champions for Life to receive awards at upcoming banquet

| October 5, 2010 | 0 Comments

Archbishop John Nienstedt will present the Champions for Life awards during a lunch that begins at 11:30 a.m. Thursday, Oct. 21, at the University Club in St. Paul. Father Andrew Cozzens of the St. Paul Seminary School of Div­in­ity will give a keynote address.

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