Tag: Archdiocese of St. Paul and Minneapolis

Casper family continues legacy in offering annual free Thanksgiving dinner

Casper family continues legacy in offering annual free Thanksgiving dinner

| November 19, 2019 | 0 Comments

The late Bob and Dorothy Casper couldn’t forget what they saw while delivering food for Meals on Wheels in the early 1980s, their now adult children said.

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WWII bomber pilot credits St. Therese of Lisieux for survival

WWII bomber pilot credits St. Therese of Lisieux for survival

| October 30, 2019 | 0 Comments

A German Messerschmitt fighter plane was bearing down on Don Stoliel’s B-17 bomber as he flew a mission during World War II.

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Faith-filled actors poised to perform Catholic young adults musical

Faith-filled actors poised to perform Catholic young adults musical

| October 30, 2019 | 0 Comments

What is it like to be a Catholic young adult in 2019?

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Gibson makes fighting abortion his life’s work

Gibson makes fighting abortion his life’s work

| October 23, 2019 | 0 Comments

Brian Gibson’s first stance for the unborn came when he was a high school sophomore in 1972.

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College students make voices heard in prayer, listening event

College students make voices heard in prayer, listening event

| October 18, 2019 | 0 Comments

Milah Kourouma was caught off guard when she sat down for a Pre-Synod Prayer and Listening Event for college students at the University of St. Thomas in St. Paul Oct. 15.

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Prayerful sharing highlights first pre-synod prayer, listening event

Prayerful sharing highlights first pre-synod prayer, listening event

| September 26, 2019 | 0 Comments

Father Bob White, pastor of St. Victoria in Victoria, got a front row seat to the first Pre-Synod Prayer and Listening Event, which was held at his parish about 15 miles west of the Twin Cities and drew 310 people from as far away as St. Paul.

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Here’s to Laudato Si’: Climate activist touts pope’s message in Twin Cities

Here’s to Laudato Si’: Climate activist touts pope’s message in Twin Cities

| September 19, 2019 | 0 Comments

Tomas Insua took a trip to the Philippines in 2014 that changed his life.

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Pre-synod prayer, listening events to begin in earnest

Pre-synod prayer, listening events to begin in earnest

| September 12, 2019 | 0 Comments

Elaine Rilley was filled with questions when she arrived at the Archdiocesan Catholic Center in St. Paul Sept. 6.

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Local Catholics join archbishop for CRS trip to Laos, Cambodia

Local Catholics join archbishop for CRS trip to Laos, Cambodia

| August 2, 2019 | 0 Comments

When Michael Wenger of Nativity of Our Lord in St. Paul served lunches to hungry elementary school students in Laos, he knew exactly why he had accepted an invitation to join his father, Brian, Archbishop Bernard Hebda and three other local Catholics on a trip to Laos and Cambodia sponsored by Catholic Relief Services.

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Guidebook for Catholic business leaders remains hidden gem

Guidebook for Catholic business leaders remains hidden gem

| Christina Capecchi | July 24, 2019 | 0 Comments

A guidebook for business leaders that was developed largely by local Catholics and released as an official Vatican document in 2012 made a big splash around the world, but it remains largely unknown in the Archdiocese of St. Paul and Minneapolis.

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Lay Advisory Board’s second meeting highlights synod, efforts at healing

Lay Advisory Board’s second meeting highlights synod, efforts at healing

| July 19, 2019 | 0 Comments

Dale Lieb stepped away July 17 from his second Lay Advisory Board meeting with Archbishop Bernard Hebda determined to help spread the word about prayer and listening events set to begin this fall in preparation for the 2021 archdiocesan synod.

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The Catholic Spirit wins 12 national press awards

The Catholic Spirit wins 12 national press awards

| June 28, 2019 | 0 Comments

The Catholic Spirit won 12 Catholic Press Association newspaper awards at the annual Catholic Media Conference June 21 in St. Petersburg, Florida. Three first-place awards are among the honors captured by the newspaper of the Archdiocese of St. Paul and Minneapolis.

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