Tag: St. Michael

St. Michael’s legacy to endure on St. Paul’s West Side and West St. Paul

St. Michael’s legacy to endure on St. Paul’s West Side and West St. Paul

| November 18, 2016 | 0 Comments

St. Michael’s final Sunday Mass Nov. 27 will mark the end of an era for a parish founded 150 years ago to serve working-class Irish immigrants.

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St. Michael in West St. Paul to cease operation

St. Michael in West St. Paul to cease operation

| November 1, 2016 | 2 Comments

With finances drained, St. Michael in West St. Paul will cease operations in late November.

St. Michael’s parochial vicar, Father Andrew Brinkman, made the announcement at Sunday Mass Oct. 30. Father Brinkman explained to the congregation that parish leadership made the decision in light of the parish’s short funds and heavy expenses.

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Pokémon Go — or no? Parish response mixed

Pokémon Go — or no? Parish response mixed

| July 19, 2016 | 0 Comments

Behind the Cathedral of St. Paul in St. Paul, visitors will find a small courtyard with a bronze statue of Our Lady of Guadalupe. It’s a place to pray and reflect — or earn “gear” for Pokémon Go, the mobile app that launched July 6 and has quickly surpassed other popular apps, including Twitter, Netflix and Spotify.

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Annual Rural Life Sunday Mass celebrates farming, creation, community

Annual Rural Life Sunday Mass celebrates farming, creation, community

| Clare Kolars | June 17, 2016 | 0 Comments

Kay Keller hopes one takeaway will be a realization that Catholics, both rural and urban, should care about each other as a family. “It’s a way to help city folks remember rural life still exists and to give them an opportunity to come and see a farm,” she said. “Mass is a bonus.”

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Confirmation challenge: Building teens’ lifelong faith foundation

Confirmation challenge: Building teens’ lifelong faith foundation

| Susan Klemond for The Catholic Spirit | January 14, 2015 | 0 Comments

A year ago high school sophomore Brianna Woitalla attended confirmation classes at her parish, St. Michael in St. Michael, only because her parents required it.

This year she looks at it differently.

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How prayer heals, transforms

How prayer heals, transforms

| Alyssa Bormes | October 9, 2014 | 0 Comments

It was some years ago, and spiritually a galaxy away, but there was a night I thought I might never be seen again. Every getaway was blocked until morning. My only way out was to get through the night silently, drawing no attention to myself.

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In Pictures – May 22, 2014

In Pictures – May 22, 2014

| May 21, 2014 | 0 Comments

MORTGAGE BURNING
WOUNDED WARRIORS

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Student’s invention lands him on ‘The Tonight Show’

Student’s invention lands him on ‘The Tonight Show’

| February 25, 2014 | 0 Comments

When Jennifer Haller answered her phone on Feb. 11, she was more than a little surprised to be talking to the producer of “The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon.”

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Community of Saints

Community of Saints

| May 9, 2012 | 0 Comments

Four-parish collaboration creates stronger Catholic school

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White Bear Lake parish keeps couple from capsized cruise ship in daily prayers

White Bear Lake parish keeps couple from capsized cruise ship in daily prayers

| January 17, 2012 | 0 Comments

Also:

– Communications manager named
– ‘Good leadership’ equals good merger

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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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Another gold for the Lexvolds

Another gold for the Lexvolds

| March 7, 2011 | 0 Comments

The Lexvold family of St. Michael in Kenyon added another gold medal to its collection of state wrestling titles, as Mitchel, a junior, captured a Class A championship at 119 pounds March 5 at the Xcel Energy Center in St. Paul.

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