Tag: Catholic identity

Two Catholic schools diverge over status of teachers in same-sex unions

Two Catholic schools diverge over status of teachers in same-sex unions

| Rhina Guidos | June 26, 2019 | 0 Comments

Two Catholic high schools in the Indianapolis Archdiocese took different actions in late June over employees who are in same-sex marriages.

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Speaker: Catholic schools must cultivate identity to keep students in the faith

Speaker: Catholic schools must cultivate identity to keep students in the faith

| Susan Klemond | January 24, 2017 | 2 Comments

The vision for Catholic education outlined in many Church documents hasn’t changed, but some Catholic schools need to regain this vision and develop a traditional Catholic identity in order to raise future Church and societal leaders in the faith, said Jamie Arthur, director of the Cardinal Newman Society’s Catholic Education Honor Roll who spoke at an event for parents Jan. 19 at St. John the Baptist in New Brighton.

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Cardinal-designate Tobin notes fears around immigration, refugees

Cardinal-designate Tobin notes fears around immigration, refugees

| October 25, 2016 | 0 Comments

Addressing a packed crowd at the University of St. Thomas in St. Paul Oct. 24, Cardinal-designate Joseph Tobin dispelled misunderstandings about immigration and welcoming refugees.

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Archdiocese recognizes two new Catholic schools

Archdiocese recognizes two new Catholic schools

| February 1, 2016 | 0 Comments

The Archdiocese of St. Paul and Minneapolis officially has gained two new Catholic schools: Chesterton Academy in Edina and Elizabeth Ann Seton Montessori in West St. Paul. After working for years to gain this status, the schools were granted the designation Jan. 29 by Archbishop Bernard Hebda, solidifying the relationship between the schools and the archdiocese.

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Being intentional about Catholic identity key to our schools’ success

Being intentional about Catholic identity key to our schools’ success

| Archbishop Bernard Hebda | January 21, 2016

It was my first morning in Minnesota. I gathered with the priests of the Archdiocese to listen to our convocation speaker, Archbishop Michael Miller, discuss the hallmarks of a truly Catholic school. The presentation was superb, but what really impressed me was the attentiveness of my brother priests and the depth of their questions. It was clear to me from the start that Pope Francis had sent me to work in an archdiocese with a deep appreciation for Catholic schools.

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Big welcome for new educators

Big welcome for new educators

| August 30, 2011 | 0 Comments

Catholic Schools Office holds orientation for new teachers, principals and presidents

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