Dianne Towalski

Dianne is a photographer and videographer for The Catholic Spirit. You can email her at towalskid@archspm.org.

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Celebration of World Day for Consecrated Life

Celebration of World Day for Consecrated Life

| February 3, 2014 | 0 Comments

Religious brothers and sisters from around the archdiocese gathered to celebrate World Day for Consecrated Life Feb. 2 at the Cathedral of St. Paul.

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Network aims to bring servant leadership to Catholic schools

Network aims to bring servant leadership to Catholic schools

| January 30, 2014 | 1 Comment

St. Mark School principal Zach Zeckser is bringing resources for servant leadership — the idea that a true leader is someone whose motivation comes from a desire to serve others — to Catholic schools.

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Still called to serve . . . at age 90

Still called to serve . . . at age 90

| January 16, 2014 | 0 Comments

On a recent weekday morning, Len Lorence got up early, as he always does, and prayed the rosary with Lucille, his wife of 67 years.

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Couple’s plight spotlights need for immigration reform

Couple’s plight spotlights need for immigration reform

| January 2, 2014 | 0 Comments

Susan and her 8-year-old daughter drove from Minnesota to Laredo, Mexico, for a Christmastime family reunion. But, it was a bittersweet occasion.

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Bringing the Christmas spirit to life

Bringing the Christmas spirit to life

| December 18, 2013 | 0 Comments

Parishioners and members of several surrounding communities braved temperatures around zero degrees to see a live Nativity performance at St. Joseph in Miesville Dec. 15. The every-other-year event featured three performances with different casts and was followed by a sloppy joe dinner.

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Video – Highlights from Bishop Andrew Cozzens’ ordination Mass

Video – Highlights from Bishop Andrew Cozzens’ ordination Mass

| December 13, 2013 | 0 Comments

Episcopal ordination of Bishop Andrew Cozzens at the Cathedral of St. Paul on Dec. 9, 2013.

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St. Nicholas Fun Day

St. Nicholas Fun Day

| December 6, 2013 | 0 Comments

Jesuit Father Joseph Weiss, pastor of St. Thomas More parish in St. Paul, dressed as St. Nicholas Dec. 6 for a special day of activities for preschoolers and a visit to K-8 students at the parish school.

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GROW: Parishes seeing positive results from planning process

GROW: Parishes seeing positive results from planning process

| December 4, 2013 | 0 Comments

An archdiocesan pastoral planning initiative, GROW, has been in place for a year, and participating parishes are seeing positive results.

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Lay people hope to help raise awareness of need for Retirement Fund for Religious collection

Lay people hope to help raise awareness of need for Retirement Fund for Religious collection

| December 4, 2013 | 0 Comments

As a young nursing student at the Mayo Clinic in Rochester, Meg Carolan witnessed something that will stay with her forever.

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Taking the show on the road

Taking the show on the road

| November 20, 2013 | 0 Comments

Lino Rulli, a St. Paul native and host of Sirius/XM Radio’s “The Catholic Guy,” broadcast the program Nov. 11-14 from the St. Paul Seminary in St. Paul. The following are excerpts from Catholic Spirit reporter Dianne Towalski’s interview with Rulli.

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St. Cloud welcomes new bishop

St. Cloud welcomes new bishop

| November 8, 2013 | 0 Comments

   

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VIDEO: 2013 Rediscover: Catholic Celebration

VIDEO: 2013 Rediscover: Catholic Celebration

| October 25, 2013 | 0 Comments

Sights, sounds and interviews from the 2013 Rediscover: Catholic Celebration

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