Tag: Our Lady of Guadalupe

WWII vet recalls ordeal inside German prison camp

WWII vet recalls ordeal inside German prison camp

| November 8, 2017 | 0 Comments

Simon Velasquez of Our Lady of Guadalupe in St. Paul can’t tell you off the top of his head how tall he is. But, he can say this: He was small enough to fit neatly inside a ball turret on a B-17 bomber during World War II.

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Church leaders offer prayers, Mexicans pitch in after earthquake

Church leaders offer prayers, Mexicans pitch in after earthquake

| David Agren | September 20, 2017 | 0 Comments

Mexican church leaders offered prayers and urged generosity after an earthquake struck the national capital and its environs, claiming more than 240 lives — including at least 20 children trapped in a collapsed school.

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First Latina Knights of Columbus Ladies Auxiliary installs inaugural officers

First Latina Knights of Columbus Ladies Auxiliary installs inaugural officers

| February 21, 2017 | 0 Comments

Seven women at Our Lady of Guadalupe in St. Paul became the inaugural officers for the first Latina Knights of Columbus Ladies Auxiliary at a Feb. 10 installation Mass.

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Thousands gather for Walk With Mary in honor of Our Lady of Guadalupe

Thousands gather for Walk With Mary in honor of Our Lady of Guadalupe

| Kelly Seegers | December 12, 2016 | 0 Comments

People on the sidewalks of Washington momentarily stopped their holiday shopping and paused in the cold Dec. 10 to take in the sight of hundreds of pilgrims processing through the streets alongside images of Mary.

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Archbishop Hebda pledges solidarity with immigrants

Archbishop Hebda pledges solidarity with immigrants

| December 12, 2016 | 5 Comments

The Catholic Church will not abandon immigrants and refugees, Archbishop Bernard Hebda and other leaders of the Archdiocese of St. Paul and Minneapolis wrote in a letter to immigrants Dec. 12, the feast of Our Lady of Guadalupe.

Archbishop Hebda and company referenced the birth of Jesus since he “was born in a manger away from his home” and the “Holy Family themselves experienced a time as refugees in Egypt.” The archbishop wrote the joint letter for the feast of Our Lady of Guadalupe Dec. 12 since the USCCB called for a National Day of Prayer for Migrants and Refugees that day.

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Give flesh to the Gospel like Mary did, pope says on Guadalupe feast

Give flesh to the Gospel like Mary did, pope says on Guadalupe feast

| Cindy Wooden | December 12, 2016 | 0 Comments

Celebrating the feast of Our Lady of Guadalupe, Pope Francis described Mary as a strong woman who inspires believers to give “flesh to the Gospel” in societies often marked by distrust and blindness.

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USCCB leaders seek prayers for migrants, refugees on Guadalupe feast

USCCB leaders seek prayers for migrants, refugees on Guadalupe feast

| December 1, 2016 | 2 Comments

Prayer services and special Masses will be held in many dioceses across the country as the U.S. Catholic Church has asked that the Dec. 12 feast of Our Lady of Guadalupe be a day of prayer with a focus on migrants and refugees.

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Hispanic hearts in Twin Cities  turn to Mexico for pope’s visit

Hispanic hearts in Twin Cities turn to Mexico for pope’s visit

| Bridget Ryder | February 17, 2016 | 0 Comments

With anticipation and joy, Hispanic Catholics in the Archdiocese of St. Paul and Minneapolis had their hearts in Mexico for the last week, amid Pope Francis’ visit to the country Feb. 12-17.

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In Pictures – December 18, 2014

In Pictures – December 18, 2014

| December 18, 2014 | 0 Comments

GUADALUPE FEAST
WINTER GALA

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Celebrating the third annual Latino Family Day

Celebrating the third annual Latino Family Day

| August 13, 2014 | 0 Comments

Latino Family Day, sponsored by the Archdiocese of St. Paul and Minneapolis’ Office of Latino Ministry, kicked off with Mass celebrated by Bishop Andrew Cozzens, along with other priests, including Father Kevin Kenney, pastor of Our Lady of Guadalupe in St. Paul and vicar for Latino Ministry in the archdiocese.

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In Pictures: August 14, 2014

In Pictures: August 14, 2014

| August 13, 2014 | 0 Comments

LIGHT THE NIGHT
OUR LADY ARRIVES

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In Pictures

In Pictures

| December 18, 2013 | 0 Comments

FEAST DAY PERFORMANCE
JOY AMID THE RUBBLE

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