Members of the Latino communities of Assumption in Richfield and Sagrado Corazón de Jesús in Minneapolis gathered at their respective churches to celebrate The Festival for San Pablo Apostol Jan. 24 and 25.
Kurt Fasen of St. Henry in Monticello is looking forward to a valuable four-hour chunk of time he will spend at the University of St. Thomas Field House in March.
Religious liberty is a cornerstone of American society — a foundational freedom guaranteed by the First Amendment.
Father Nels Gjengdahl of St. Thomas Academy in Mendota Heights endured the below-zero wind chills to help test out the Red Bull Crashed Ice track in St. Paul Jan. 24
Catholic Community Foundation president receives award for volunteer efforts from St. Paul Winter Carnival Royal Court.
– Heart of the Matter – Faith, reason: Two wings on which human soul soars
– Matthew Kelly – Does God exist?
– Searching for God online and in life
– The ‘dark times’ are over – Nick VanHeel shares his journey from atheism to Catholic discipleship
– Speaker Series – First talk topic: God’s purpose for your life
A number of years ago the Minneapolis paper carried a weekly feature in the religion section called “The Seeker.” Each week the reporter would attend a different church, synagogue, mosque or temple and report on the experience.
January is an interesting month as we transition from considerable darkness into the light.
In this Year of Faith we have been asked by Pope Benedict XVI to profess (profess the faith in its fullness and with conviction), celebrate (celebrate the faith, especially in the Eucharist) and witness (witness our faith to the world).
Sunday, Jan. 20
Second Sunday in Ordinary Time
Isaiah 62:1-5 1
In this Sunday’s epistle and Gospel reading, we are taught about the gift of discernment of spirits.
The search committee charged with finding a new superintendent of Catholic schools for the Archdiocese of St. Paul and Minneapolis is currently seeking candidates for the position and hopes to conduct initial interviews sometime in the spring, said committee chair Barbara Shaw.