Archive for April, 2012

ACCW 80th biennial conference  set for May 3 in Minneapolis

ACCW 80th biennial conference set for May 3 in Minneapolis

| April 11, 2012 | 0 Comments

Hear more about the “Campaign for Human Dignity: Love in Action” during the 80th annual ACCW Conference.

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Thirty-one parishes exceed Appeal goal

Thirty-one parishes exceed Appeal goal

| April 11, 2012 | 0 Comments

The Catholic Services Appeal has now reached more than $6 million in pledges for the 2012 campaign with 31 parishes exceeding their 2012 goals.

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Father Kovalik served the sick and homebound

Father Kovalik served the sick and homebound

| April 11, 2012 | 0 Comments

Father George Kovalik died April 4. He was born Aug. 31, 1923.

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Deacon Murphy served in Hopkins

Deacon Murphy served in Hopkins

| April 11, 2012 | 0 Comments

Deacon James Murphy, died March 27. He was born April 5, 1932.

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St. John’s University names president

St. John’s University names president

| April 11, 2012 | 0 Comments

Michael Hemesath, professor of eco­no­mics at Carleton College, has been ap­pointed the 13th president of St. John’s University in Collegeville.

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Setting the record straight on adoption, single-parent children

Setting the record straight on adoption, single-parent children

| April 11, 2012 | 4 Comments

All children are children of God who deserve love and respect

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Local principal receives  national education award

Local principal receives national education award

| April 11, 2012 | 0 Comments

Kathleen Wollan, principal of Nativity of Our Lord Catholic School in St. Paul, was honored with the 2012 Distinguished Principal Award from the National Catholic Educational Association.

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State’s bishops call for immigration reform that protects rights and families

State’s bishops call for immigration reform that protects rights and families

| April 11, 2012 | 2 Comments

Concerned about an “inconsistent, ineffective” U.S. immigration system and inadequate state-level attempts at reform, Minnesota’s Catholic bishops are calling for comprehensive immigration reform on the federal level that protects basic human rights and keeps families together.

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Put yourself in Gospel scene to fully hear John’s message of faith

Put yourself in Gospel scene to fully hear John’s message of faith

| Deacon Manuel Gomez | April 11, 2012 | 0 Comments

When I was a teenager, I attended a workshop on prayer.

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‘Unlocking the Gate in Our Hearts’

‘Unlocking the Gate in Our Hearts’

| April 11, 2012 | 0 Comments

A statement of the Catholic bishops of Minnesota on the need for federal immigration reform

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Camp inspires relationship with God

Camp inspires relationship with God

| April 11, 2012 | 0 Comments

Catholic Youth Camp wants kids to have an experience at camp that will inspire them to seek a lifelong relationship with God, said Natalie King, CYC director for the past four years.

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Sisters of St. Joseph grow food and community on campus through common work on common night

Sisters of St. Joseph grow food and community on campus through common work on common night

| Susan Klemond for The Catholic Spirit | April 11, 2012 | 0 Comments

In the community garden supported by the Sisters of St. Joseph of Carondelet, gardeners strategically place plants where they grow best and most benefit the garden.

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