Tag: St. Katharine Drexel

St. Katharine Drexel’s tomb will be moved to Philadelphia cathedral

St. Katharine Drexel’s tomb will be moved to Philadelphia cathedral

| Lou Baldwin | July 27, 2018 | 0 Comments

The remains of St. Katharine Drexel, founder of the Sisters of the Blessed Sacrament, will be transferred from the crypt under the chapel of St. Elizabeth Convent, the congregation’s Bensalem motherhouse, in the coming weeks to the Cathedral Basilica of SS. Peter and Paul in Philadelphia.

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Modern adoption: Birth mothers stay connected to children

Modern adoption: Birth mothers stay connected to children

| November 20, 2017 | 0 Comments

When Kate Gillen walks down the aisle on her wedding day next June at St. Vincent de Paul in Brooklyn Park, the son whom she placed for adoption as a college freshman will be there with a special role.

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News notes – June 9, 2011

News notes – June 9, 2011

| June 9, 2011 | 0 Comments

» Christ the King Retreat Center gets new director
» New Hill-Murray principal
» ‘Community Superstar’
» Parish hosts walk/bike ride
» Foundation adds staff
» Longtime teacher retires

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