Tag: Rural Life Sunday

New Prague farmers to host archdiocese’s rural life celebration

New Prague farmers to host archdiocese’s rural life celebration

| June 18, 2019 | 0 Comments

On a recent sunny, summer day, Dick and Mary Jo Hruby of rural New Prague were cleaning up their yard ­— a yard the size of six city blocks — preparing to host the archdiocese’s annual celebration of rural life.

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Near Waverly, Rural Life Sunday gives glimpse of farming as way of life

Near Waverly, Rural Life Sunday gives glimpse of farming as way of life

| June 28, 2018 | 0 Comments

Father Kenneth O’Hotto, pastor of St. Mary in Waverly, immediately knew who to call when asked to host Rural Life Sunday, an annual celebration of rural life in the Archdiocese of St. Paul and Minneapolis.

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Rural Life Sunday a celebration of agriculture’s significance

Rural Life Sunday a celebration of agriculture’s significance

| Anne Fredrickson | June 15, 2017 | 1 Comment

The Dahlheimers’ Center City farm is the site of the annual Archdiocesan Rural Life Sunday Mass, hosted by their parish, St. Bridget of Sweden in Lindstrom, 2 p.m. June 25.

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Annual Rural Life Sunday Mass celebrates farming, creation, community

Annual Rural Life Sunday Mass celebrates farming, creation, community

| Clare Kolars | June 17, 2016 | 0 Comments

Kay Keller hopes one takeaway will be a realization that Catholics, both rural and urban, should care about each other as a family. “It’s a way to help city folks remember rural life still exists and to give them an opportunity to come and see a farm,” she said. “Mass is a bonus.”

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Rural Life Sunday a time to celebrate farming’s blessings

Rural Life Sunday a time to celebrate farming’s blessings

| June 11, 2015 | 2 Comments

Lonsdale couple to host June 28 event

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Church’s support of farmers vital to well-being

Church’s support of farmers vital to well-being

Every summer, the Archdiocese, through its Office of Parish Services, sponsors a celebration entitled “Rural Life Sunday.” The celebration generally takes place on a farm in one of our many rural parishes spread throughout the 12 counties that comprise our local Church. This year’s event was hosted by the parish of Immaculate Conception in Watertown on Sunday, June 22.

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Falling in love with each other — and farming

Falling in love with each other — and farming

| June 5, 2014 | 0 Comments

Elaine and Vernon Rosckes’ deep faith and postcard perfect homestead are reasons why members of Immaculate Conception nominated them to be hosts of this year’s annual Rural Life Sunday, which will take place June 22.

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Down on the farm

Down on the farm

| July 1, 2013 | 0 Comments

Fun, Faith and Farming and near-perfect weather on Rural Life Sunday

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Couple wants to share blessings of farm life

Couple wants to share blessings of farm life

| June 5, 2013 | 0 Comments

Rural Life Sunday

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Day of faith and fun down on the farm

Day of faith and fun down on the farm

| June 25, 2012 | 0 Comments

PHOTOS: People from across the Archdiocese of St. Paul and Minneapolis gathered at the Don and Judy Pfarr farm in Le Sueur June 24 for the Archdiocesan Rural Life Sunday celebration.

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Archdiocesan Rural Life Sunday

Archdiocesan Rural Life Sunday

| June 19, 2012 | 0 Comments

This year’s annual Archdiocesan Rural Life Sunday celebration will be hosted by Don and Judy Pfarr at Pfarr’s Pond in Le Sueur on June 24 and is sponsored by St. Anne parish.

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Don’t miss chance to learn more about farming, rural life

Don’t miss chance to learn more about farming, rural life

| June 6, 2012 | 0 Comments

Rural Life Sunday, farm bill to get attention this month

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