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Celebrating the third annual Latino Family Day

Celebrating the third annual Latino Family Day

| August 13, 2014 | 0 Comments

Latino Family Day, sponsored by the Archdiocese of St. Paul and Minneapolis’ Office of Latino Ministry, kicked off with Mass celebrated by Bishop Andrew Cozzens, along with other priests, including Father Kevin Kenney, pastor of Our Lady of Guadalupe in St. Paul and vicar for Latino Ministry in the archdiocese.

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Sayonara, summer

Sayonara, summer

| August 13, 2014 | 0 Comments

As summer will soon come to an end, The Catholic Spirit wanted to highlight just a few of the ways priests in the Archdiocese of St. Paul and Minneapolis celebrated the season with the local faithful.

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Prep sports captains huddle up for lessons on team leadership

Prep sports captains huddle up for lessons on team leadership

| August 13, 2014 | 0 Comments

When Matt Birk grabbed the microphone on the morning of Aug. 8 at the University of St. Thomas in St. Paul, he took command of his audience the way he took command of the offensive line for the Minnesota Vikings and, later, Baltimore Ravens.

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Mary’s Place expands to help more families

Mary’s Place expands to help more families

| August 13, 2014 | 0 Comments

Mary Jo Copeland plans to retire “when I get to heaven.”

Until then, the founder of Sharing and Caring Hands said her reverence for Jesus and his people is keeping her at the work she began in 1985, including the latest project, just approved by the Minneapolis Planning Commission and by the city council.

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In Pictures: August 14, 2014

In Pictures: August 14, 2014

| August 13, 2014 | 0 Comments

LIGHT THE NIGHT
OUR LADY ARRIVES

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A salute to Officer Scott Patrick

A salute to Officer Scott Patrick

| August 12, 2014 | 0 Comments

Catholics pay respects, offer reflections

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Gary Sinise describes faith journey, commitment to serving nation’s veterans

Gary Sinise describes faith journey, commitment to serving nation’s veterans

| Tom Tracy | August 7, 2014 | 6 Comments

Some 2,000 Knights of Columbus, their families and church leaders were delighted by a surprise encounter with actor Gary Sinise during the fraternal organization’s Aug. 5-7 convention in Orlando.

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Photos: A salute to Officer Scott Patrick

Photos: A salute to Officer Scott Patrick

| August 6, 2014 | 0 Comments

Although Officer Patrick was not Catholic, he was considered a friend of St. Thomas Academy, and was a frequent visitor.

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Pleas and prayers for refugee children

Pleas and prayers for refugee children

| August 4, 2014 | 0 Comments

Archbishop John Nienstedt joins with other faith leaders at the Faith Action Vigil for Children and Families at the Border Aug. 3 at the Ramsey County Detention Center in St. Paul.

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Latino formation institutes celebrate graduation

Latino formation institutes celebrate graduation

| July 30, 2014 | 0 Comments

Bishop Andrew Cozzens celebrated the graduation Mass July 26 at the Cathedral of St. Paul for those completing the three Latino ministry formation institutes offered in the Archdiocese of St. Paul and Minneapolis.

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Creating a buzz for God’s creation

Creating a buzz for God’s creation

| July 30, 2014 | 0 Comments

On any given day, volunteers work like busy bees in the Matthew 25 community garden at St. Joseph in Rosemount.

But since July 6, actual honeybees have taken over some of the work, helping the garden to grow more and better vegetables and flowers.

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In Pictures – July 31, 2014

In Pictures – July 31, 2014

| July 29, 2014 | 0 Comments

PASSING THE CHALICE
CELEBRATING A FEAST

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