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Father McCauley, former MCC executive director, dies

Father McCauley, former MCC executive director, dies

| July 11, 2017 | 0 Comments

Teresa Lodoen was caught off guard when she got an email from the pastor of her parish, St. Peter in Mendota, July 7. As she was finishing the wedding rehearsal of her daughter, Natalie, Father Steven Hoffman informed her that a long-time priest friend of hers, Father David McCauley, had died that day. He was 79.

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Ten new priests bless archbishops, bishop at ordination Mass

Ten new priests bless archbishops, bishop at ordination Mass

| May 28, 2017 | 3 Comments

In his homily, Archbishop Hebda called the final days of the Easter season a fitting time to ordain men to the priesthood. The Church turns her attention to praying “fervently for an outpouring of the Holy Spirit” after the feast of the Ascension, which was celebrated May 28 this year.

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Archbishop calls priests to be men for others

Archbishop calls priests to be men for others

| April 7, 2017 | 2 Comments

Preaching to the priests of the Archdiocese of St. Paul and Minneapolis for the Chrism Mass, Archbishop Bernard Hebda expressed the importance living like oil.

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At vocations-focused Lifeline, youths encouraged to say ‘yes’ to God’s call

At vocations-focused Lifeline, youths encouraged to say ‘yes’ to God’s call

| February 7, 2017 | 1 Comment

Lifeline brings together high-school-age young people monthly for Mass, socializing and presentations on Catholic living. Archbishop Bernard Hebda celebrated Mass at the Feb. 4 evening event, which focused on discernment, religious vocations and priesthood. Following Mass, priests and religious spoke to separate groups of young men and women.

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Father Clubb dies at 86; was teacher, husband, father, minister

Father Clubb dies at 86; was teacher, husband, father, minister

| June 24, 2016 | 0 Comments

After the death of his wife, Father Clubb, who was a permanent deacon, was ordained a priest in 1986. He served as an associate pastor of St. Peter, Mendota, 1986-1988; pastor of St. Dominic, Northfield, 1988-1995; and pastor of Holy Name, Minneapolis, 1995-2000.

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Nine men prepare to be ordained priests

Nine men prepare to be ordained priests

| May 25, 2016 | 2 Comments

Nine men are scheduled to be ordained priests by Archbishop Bernard Hebda at a 10 a.m. Mass May 28 at the Cathedral of St. Paul. It will be the first time Archbishop will ordain priests in the archdiocese.

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Answering the call

Answering the call

| May 23, 2012 | 0 Comments

Read about the three men preparing for ordination and their vocation journey to priesthood

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Deacon Little sees himself as a ‘Catholic missionary’

Deacon Little sees himself as a ‘Catholic missionary’

| May 23, 2012 | 0 Comments

“I found myself declaring, saying out loud, ‘I want to be a priest.’ To which she responded: ‘I know. Come home.’ She knew, as a mother would, long before
I was ever ready to admit it.”

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VanDenBroeke trades computer career for priesthood

VanDenBroeke trades computer career for priesthood

| May 23, 2012 | 0 Comments

“I feel so at peace with the vocation that I have and the way God has led me that I feel very free. It just feels right. This is who I should be.”

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Deacon Evan Koop always wanted to belong to God

Deacon Evan Koop always wanted to belong to God

| May 23, 2012 | 0 Comments

“I did want to belong totally to God. As I look back, I can see that was my deepest desire.”

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