Tag: St. Agnes

For family of disabled teen, daily struggles teach ‘incredible love’

For family of disabled teen, daily struggles teach ‘incredible love’

| April 22, 2015 | 4 Comments

Despite Thomas’ need for around-the-clock care, Ann and John describe their son with joy, and say they did not waver in their desire to have more children. Seven more came after Thomas: John Paul, 14; Helen, 12; Julia, 10; Meg, 7; Joseph, 5; Anna, 3; and Francis, 1.

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News Notes – September 25, 2014

News Notes – September 25, 2014

| September 24, 2014 | 0 Comments

St. Agnes School, Providence Academy named to honor roll
The Catholic Spirit announces retirement of longtime employee

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Saint Agnes gets donation of $10 million plus, will use to build new activities center

Saint Agnes gets donation of $10 million plus, will use to build new activities center

| June 19, 2014 | 2 Comments

While things were gloomy and rainy outside on June 19, the atmosphere was sunny inside the gym at Saint Agnes School in St. Paul, where students, parents, teachers and other supporters gathered to celebrate an announcement made by staff member Jean Houghton, director of constituent relations.

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St. Agnes bell tower clock receives a timely fix

St. Agnes bell tower clock receives a timely fix

| December 31, 2012 | 0 Comments

Three men stood on a precarious ledge about 150 feet above the ground inside the bell tower at St. Agnes in St. Paul just days before Christmas.

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Singers of all ages drawn to Catholic chorale

Singers of all ages drawn to Catholic chorale

| Jennifer Janikula for The Catholic Spirit | October 11, 2012 | 0 Comments

Gorgeous. Beautiful. Majestic. Powerful. Transcendent. Life-changing.

These are the words members of the Twin Cities Catholic Chorale use to describe the experience of the Latin Mass with a four-part choir, professional orchestra, professional soloists and the classical sacred music of Mozart, Beethoven, Hayden and others.

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Wayzata edges out Cretin-Derham Hall in Catholic Spirit tourney final

Wayzata edges out Cretin-Derham Hall in Catholic Spirit tourney final

| December 31, 2011 | 0 Comments

Scores and photos from Friday, Dec. 30.

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Catholic Spirit Christmas Basketball Tournament — Day 2 results

Catholic Spirit Christmas Basketball Tournament — Day 2 results

| December 30, 2011 | 0 Comments

Scores and photos from Thursday, Dec. 29

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Catholic Spirit Christmas Basketball Tournament — Day 1 results

Catholic Spirit Christmas Basketball Tournament — Day 1 results

| December 29, 2011 | 0 Comments

Photos from Wednesday, Dec. 28.

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How would you spend $1,000?

How would you spend $1,000?

| December 14, 2011 | 1 Comment

St. Agnes students learn more about charitable giving thanks to one couple’s generosity

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Catholic churches, institutions take precautions in heat, humidity

Catholic churches, institutions take precautions in heat, humidity

| July 20, 2011 | 0 Comments

The Catholic Spirit asked parishes if the excessive heat was impacting their parishioners or neighbors and what they are doing to help.

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News Notes: May 26, 2011

News Notes: May 26, 2011

| May 26, 2011 | 0 Comments

» North Minneapolis tornado shatters church window
» Forty-three years of service
» Teacher of the year
» Holy Angels honors couples
» New leaders
» ‘Extraordinary’ confirmation

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Student clarifies graduation section responses

Student clarifies graduation section responses

| May 25, 2011 | 1 Comment

I am extremely honored at having been recognized in this year’s Salute to Graduates [May 12]. I understand space limitations often require students’ answers to be shortened. Due to the shortening of my answers, I believe that some of my key ideas have been misrepresented. At St. Agnes, I have been challenged to look at real-world and controversial issues from a faithfully Catholic viewpoint. I think this was lost in the editing, and I would like to clarify a couple of ideas.

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