Tag: Jim Ennis

Christ in the kitchen: Catholic Rural Life’s classic cookbook gets a refresh

Christ in the kitchen: Catholic Rural Life’s classic cookbook gets a refresh

| November 20, 2019 | 0 Comments

“What Florence does in her book beautifully is really speaks about the family culture in the home and how to promote tradition and the teachings of the Church in the home, bringing the saints alive by celebrating the saints’ feast days,” said Jim Ennis, Catholic Rural Life executive director.

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How Jim Ennis transformed Catholic Rural Life

How Jim Ennis transformed Catholic Rural Life

| Christina Capecchi | September 25, 2019 | 0 Comments

When Jim Ennis became executive director of Catholic Rural Life, his youngest child was a first grader. Today that boy is 18, and the father of five finds himself on the cusp of an empty nest.

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Global document with local ties extols farming vocation

Global document with local ties extols farming vocation

| December 16, 2016 | 1 Comment

The document “is really retrieving the idea of vocation for all those involved in agriculture,” said Jim Ennis, executive director of St. Paul-based Catholic Rural Life. “There’s a special, unique role that farmers, ranchers and all those involved in agricultural production and bringing food to our tables play in how important it is, and the Church affirms it.”

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