Tag: Jubilee

Congratulations, jubilarians!

Congratulations, jubilarians!

| June 25, 2020 | 0 Comments

The Catholic Spirit is honored to celebrate the priests who are marking 10, 25, 50, 60 and 70 years of priestly ministry this year.

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Declare a jubilee: Pandemic is time to forgive debts, cardinal suggests

Declare a jubilee: Pandemic is time to forgive debts, cardinal suggests

| Cindy Wooden | April 1, 2020 | 0 Comments

“Could the coronavirus-19 crisis lead to a jubilee?” Filipino Cardinal Luis Antonio Tagle wondered out loud during a Mass livestreamed from the Pontifical Philippine College in Rome.

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Priestly jubilees: Celebrating lives in service to the Church

Priestly jubilees: Celebrating lives in service to the Church

| Susan Klemond | June 20, 2019 | 0 Comments

A jubilee anniversary is an opportunity not only to celebrate achievements but to reflect on a journey — past, present and future.

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Newly engaged couple among local Holy Doors’ final pilgrims

Newly engaged couple among local Holy Doors’ final pilgrims

| November 21, 2016 | 0 Comments

Hundreds filled the front steps of the Basilica of St. Mary in Minneapolis Nov. 20 following Mass to witness the closing of the church’s Holy Doors, marking the end of the jubilee Year of Mercy. Among them were Jonathan Thompson and Julia Waletzko, who had held hands and grinned as they passed through the doors a final time. The pair, who met at the Basilica at a Bible study on Valentine’s Day, had gotten engaged just hours earlier.

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Full day of confessions an opportunity for mercy, priests say

Full day of confessions an opportunity for mercy, priests say

| February 11, 2016 | 5 Comments

An extended opportunity for the sacrament of reconciliation will begin at the Cathedral of St. Paul in St. Paul and Basilica of St. Mary in Minneapolis at noon March 4 and last until noon March 5 as part of 24 Hours for the Lord, a worldwide Year of Mercy event backed by Pope Francis.

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At Mass, consecrated recognized for unique contributions

At Mass, consecrated recognized for unique contributions

| Susan Klemond | February 1, 2016 | 0 Comments

About 200 religious brothers, sisters, consecrated priests, consecrated virgins, members of secular institutes and others participated in the Mass closing the Year of Consecrated Life, declared by Pope Francis to emphasize and celebrate consecrated vocations that started Nov. 30, 2014.

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Sunday marks holy door opening, rare papal blessing at Cathedral

Sunday marks holy door opening, rare papal blessing at Cathedral

| December 9, 2015 | 0 Comments

For the first time in Church history, cathedrals around the world will open, on the same day, holy doors to usher in a holy year, and the Cathedral of St. Paul is no exception.

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Archbishop Hebda: Year of Mercy should promote existing avenues of mercy

Archbishop Hebda: Year of Mercy should promote existing avenues of mercy

| December 8, 2015 | 0 Comments

A day before the Year of Mercy began Dec. 8, Archbishop Bernard Hebda encouraged priests of the Archdiocese of St. Paul and Minneapolis to follow Pope Francis’ directives not to begin new programs for the Holy Year, but rather to guide the faithful to existing “avenues of mercy.”

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News briefs – June 20, 2013

News briefs – June 20, 2013

| June 20, 2013 | 0 Comments

Christian Brother Dominic Ehrmantraut celebrates jubilee
BSM president steps down

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Father Carroll celebrates 50 years

Father Carroll celebrates 50 years

| May 21, 2013 | 0 Comments

Father Roger Carroll will celebrate the 50th anniversary of his priestly ordination during the 10:30 a.m. Mass June 9 at Maternity of Mary in St. Paul. A reception will follow the Mass.

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Father Custodio to mark 50 years as a priest

Father Custodio to mark 50 years as a priest

| March 1, 2012 | 0 Comments

Father Rinaldo Custodio will celebrate his 50th anniversary of priestly ordination with an 11 a.m. Mass on March 4, followed by a reception, at St. John the Baptist in Savage. Father Custodio was ordained a priest March 3, 1962.

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Sister Janssen puts many gifts to work

Sister Janssen puts many gifts to work

| Julie Pfitzinger | March 3, 2011 | 0 Comments

Sister Helen Janssen has always been grateful to God for “good health and so much energy” and the life experiences of this 89-year old Sister of St. Joseph of Carondelet convincingly prove that she has made exceptional use of both gifts.

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