Tag: Archdiocese of St. Paul and Minneapolis

In college town, St. Dominic touts faith and formation

In college town, St. Dominic touts faith and formation

| January 19, 2016 | 0 Comments

In education-minded Northfield, Minnesota, the Catholic grade school competes with small class sizes and a focus on student progress throughout the year, not just at report card time.

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New initiative aims to make Catholic men ‘watchmen’

New initiative aims to make Catholic men ‘watchmen’

| Jonathan Liedl | January 15, 2016 | 27 Comments

“Our goal is incredibly aggressive,” said Matthew Christoff, who began writing the “Catholic Watchmen” column for The Catholic Spirit in November. “The vision is that every single man [in the archdiocese] who calls himself a Catholic will have received a personal appeal to join the Catholic Watchmen.”

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Joyful Dominicans attracted more sisters — and still do

Joyful Dominicans attracted more sisters — and still do

| January 15, 2016 | 2 Comments

Sinsinawa Dominicans’ joy is a common denominator among both seasoned and newer members of the congregation, which is observing the 150th anniversary of ministry in the Archdiocese of St. Paul and Minneapolis.

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150 years of reasons to celebrate

150 years of reasons to celebrate

| January 15, 2016 | 1 Comment

The courage and sacrifice of the first Sinsinawa Dominicans to serve in the Archdiocese of St. Paul and Minneapolis began a remarkable legacy of ministry that continues to this day.

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Father Ardolf was longtime Norwood Young America pastor

Father Ardolf was longtime Norwood Young America pastor

| December 21, 2015 | 1 Comment

A veteran priest and retired pastor died Dec. 19.

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Archdiocese, Ramsey County reach settlement on civil petition

Archdiocese, Ramsey County reach settlement on civil petition

| December 18, 2015 | 3 Comments

In an agreement that attorneys for both parties said went beyond the requirements of the law, the archdiocese has agreed to create an “organizational culture” that protects children in an effort to make sure no child is hurt again.

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In St. Michael, there’s a waiting list for Catholic education

In St. Michael, there’s a waiting list for Catholic education

| December 10, 2015 | 0 Comments

Thanks to growth through development of the area and a devout community’s desire for Catholic influence in the daily lives of their children, the biggest need at St. Michael School in the northwestern corner of the Archdiocese of St. Paul and Minneapolis is for more space.

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Archbishop Hebda: Court-approved fees necessary for fair resolution

Archbishop Hebda: Court-approved fees necessary for fair resolution

| December 4, 2015 | 0 Comments

Over $3 million in fees will be paid to six law firms representing the archdiocese, those who have filed abuse claims, parishes and others who are working with insurance companies.

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Steps underway to recoup CSA shortfall

Steps underway to recoup CSA shortfall

| November 11, 2015 | 4 Comments

With a $1 million gap between current gifts and its goal, the Catholic Services Appeal Foundation is employing a number of strategies to be able to fully fund 17 ministries in the Archdiocese of St. Paul and Minneapolis.

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Father James Zappa, was pastor and actor

Father James Zappa, was pastor and actor

| November 9, 2015 | 1 Comment

Along with pastoring a large suburban parish, the priest who is remembered for his kindness was also a regular in the cast at the Minnesota Renaissance Festival, playing a cardinal of the Church.

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Archdiocese has exclusive rights until May to file plan

Archdiocese has exclusive rights until May to file plan

| October 29, 2015 | 0 Comments

Attorney Richard Anderson of Briggs and Morgan, representing the archdiocese, said that the time of exclusivity allotted to the archdiocese to file a plan is necessary because mediation is ongoing.

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Archbishop Hebda addresses canon law convention

Archbishop Hebda addresses canon law convention

| October 19, 2015 | 0 Comments

The archbishop delivered a major address about the global impact of the 1983 revision of the Church’s Code of Canon Law as norms responded to the vision of a Church presented by the Second Vatican Council, that the Church is at the same time local and universal.

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