Tag: St. Dominic

Father Dempsey answers call to return to Venezuela

Father Dempsey answers call to return to Venezuela

| June 19, 2019 | 0 Comments

When he was a young college graduate, Father Dennis Dempsey and a friend biked to the East Coast, even though he had never biked longer than 50 miles in a day before.

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St. Dominic’s sesquicentennial: ‘Dedication to God and the Church’

St. Dominic’s sesquicentennial: ‘Dedication to God and the Church’

| January 10, 2019 | 0 Comments

As early as 1858, Father Anatole Oster — one of the Diocese of St. Paul’s first priests — traveled more than 30 miles south from St. Peter, Mendota, to celebrate Mass in the homes of Northfield-area Catholics.

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