Tag: St. Thomas More

A Minneapolis native, Jesuit begins ministry across the river

A Minneapolis native, Jesuit begins ministry across the river

| July 12, 2017 | 0 Comments

Jesuit Father Richard Fichtinger recently took a walk along the Midtown Greenway in Minneapolis for the first time in nine years after returning from formation with the order.

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St. Thomas More is the archdiocese’s first immigrant sanctuary parish

St. Thomas More is the archdiocese’s first immigrant sanctuary parish

| April 4, 2017 | 21 Comments

According to a March 27 statement, the parish is especially interested in helping immigrants in cases that “would separate parents from their children or would separate people brought to the United States as children from the only homes they have ever truly known.”

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St. Thomas More’s hair shirt now enshrined for public veneration

St. Thomas More’s hair shirt now enshrined for public veneration

| Simon Caldwell | November 22, 2016 | 0 Comments

The hair shirt worn by St. Thomas More as he contemplated a martyr’s death in the Tower of London has been enshrined for public veneration.

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Formation a journey — literally — for local Jesuit novices

Formation a journey — literally — for local Jesuit novices

| Susan Klemond | November 10, 2016 | 0 Comments

Located on Summit Avenue next to St. Thomas More, a parish in the care of Jesuit priests, the novitiate serves the provincial territory from Kentucky to the Dakotas. The novices, mostly in their 20s, come from a variety of backgrounds and education levels.

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Relics of Sts. Thomas More and John Fisher draw crowds to Cathedral

Relics of Sts. Thomas More and John Fisher draw crowds to Cathedral

| June 27, 2016 | 0 Comments

“Goodness, virtue and holiness: This is the secret to the lives and martyrdom of these two saints,” said John Boyle, a University of St. Thomas professor of theology and Catholic Studies, of Sts. Thomas More and John Fisher. “They worked hard at knowing and loving their sweet savior, Jesus Christ.”

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Relics of Sts. Thomas More and John Fisher to visit Minnesota parishes

Relics of Sts. Thomas More and John Fisher to visit Minnesota parishes

| Bridget Ryder | June 9, 2016 | 3 Comments

Renaissance men role models for religious freedom

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‘A Man for All Seasons’ looks at the life of St. Thomas More

‘A Man for All Seasons’ looks at the life of St. Thomas More

| February 12, 2014 | 0 Comments

Open Window Theatre’s next production, “A Man for All Seasons,” is the story of Sir Thomas More — who became St. Thomas More in 1935 — and his struggles with religious liberty in the 1530s.

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Friends for Life show support for Sisters of St. Joseph

Friends for Life show support for Sisters of St. Joseph

| Julie Pfitzinger for The Catholic Spirit | January 3, 2012 | 1 Comment

Alumni who are thankful for education they received from sisters are now raising funds to benefit their current ministries

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St. Thomas More teams with development office to implement toolkit

St. Thomas More teams with development office to implement toolkit

| October 11, 2011 | 0 Comments

“The last couple of years we’ve been looking for best practices in the stewardship area,” Sarafolean explained. “When (the Stewardship Toolkit) was presented last spring, we found that it was well-written and the process well-organized and straightforward.

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School seeks to diversify, enrich students’ experience

School seeks to diversify, enrich students’ experience

| December 1, 2010 | 0 Comments

Pat Lofton, principal of St. Thomas More School in St. Paul, strongly believes that Catholic education enrollment needs to be more representative of society.

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