Tag: St. Clement

Father Earl Simonson, ‘pope of Nordeast,’ dies at age 89

Father Earl Simonson, ‘pope of Nordeast,’ dies at age 89

| June 13, 2019 | 0 Comments

A priest who served 42 years in northeast Minneapolis died June 11. Father Earl Simonson was 89.

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St. Clement, St. Boniface host Christian artists for Art-A-Whirl

St. Clement, St. Boniface host Christian artists for Art-A-Whirl

| May 9, 2018 | 0 Comments

What started as a hobby for Renee Hickman will help make St. Clement in northeast Minneapolis an Art-A-Whirl stop May 18-20.

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Father Simonson retires, reflects on 40 years at St. Clement

Father Simonson retires, reflects on 40 years at St. Clement

| November 17, 2017 | 5 Comments

When Father Spencer Howe came on board in July as parochial administrator of Holy Cross in northeast Minneapolis, it didn’t take him long to learn about the “giant” who preceded him, Father Earl Simonson.

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Northeast Minneapolis Catholics to sing in honor of new saints

Northeast Minneapolis Catholics to sing in honor of new saints

| April 9, 2014 | 0 Comments

A special choir will lead the Holy Cross congregation in song at its 11 a.m. Mass April 27 celebrating the canonization of popes John Paul II and John XXIII. All are welcome to attend.

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Three parish mergers are finalized July 1

Three parish mergers are finalized July 1

| July 3, 2013 | 0 Comments

Three groups of parishes in the Archdiocese of St. Paul and Minneapolis merged as of July 1.

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