Tag: College of St. Benedict

Catholics, Muslims share experiences at St. Joseph the Worker

Catholics, Muslims share experiences at St. Joseph the Worker

| January 27, 2017 | 2 Comments

The Muslim-Christian Conversation featured speakers from both the parish and the Northwest Islamic Community Center, plus a chance for participants to sit around tables and talk about their faith traditions and experiences.

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Benedictines offer place of healing, hope for Wetterlings

Benedictines offer place of healing, hope for Wetterlings

| September 30, 2016 | 0 Comments

Jacob Wetterling’s memorial service on Sept. 25 continued a firm commitment by the local Benedictines in response to the child’s disappearance in 1989.

“Nearly 27 years ago, members of the St. Ben’s and St. John’s community, the sisters and monks of the order of St. Benedict and the people of St. Joseph linked arms to search for Jacob,” College of St. Benedict president Mary Dana Hinton said at the outset of the memorial service.

St. Benedict hosted the thousands who attended the Wetterling memorial service at the college’s field house in St. Joseph, Minn. The many attendees filled two-thirds of the floor as they came to pay respects for Jacob and support the family.

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Catholic philanthropist remembered for integrity in business, generosity to Church

Catholic philanthropist remembered for integrity in business, generosity to Church

| January 9, 2015 | 0 Comments

Faith in God, not altruistic ideals, shaped the life of Wayzata business leader and philanthropist David Koch, Father Michael Van Sloun said at his funeral Mass Jan. 9. The retired Graco Inc. chief executive officer and board chairman died Jan. 1 at age 84.

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News notes – March 27, 2014

News notes – March 27, 2014

| March 26, 2014 | 0 Comments

Event honors Sisters in the Twin Cities
College of St. Benedict names new president
Perpetual adoration chapel at St. Gabriel

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