Father Peter VanderWeyst organizes two family formation nights a year for each of his parishes. The most recent theme was “a tour of saints,” for which he created 14 hand-painted portraits of saints.
The parishes of St. Paul and Our Lady of the Angels in Sauk Centre and St. Alexius in West Union, along with Holy Family School, have been following the sainthood cause of Blessed Pier Giorgio Frassati for more than a year.
At the annual youth rally, young people from across the diocese gather to celebrate their faith with one another. During the rally, Nashville-based singer, song writer and speaker, Sarah Hart, gave the keynote presentation. Her talk included stories of people from the Bible that were “all in,” who said yes to God even when it […]
The fourth annual Act-oberfest variety show drew a crowd to the Falls Ballroom in Little Falls Oct. 15. Eleven acts entertained the audience with songs, skits and comedy to raise $4,580 for youth activities in the Diocese of St. Cloud. The show was organized by the Catholic Foundation for the Diocese of St. Cloud. Area […]
The parishes of St. Augustine and St. Mary’s Cathedral hosted an Our Lady of Fatima Centennial Celebration Oct. 13 to honor the 100-year anniversary of the Blessed Virgin Mary’s final apparition to the children of Fatima and the Miracle of the Sun. The event began with a prayer service in the Prayer Garden at St. […]
The St. Cloud Mission Office hosted the Fourth Annual Partnership Barn Dance at the Wadena County Fairgrounds Sept. 30. The event celebrated diocesan mission partnerships, specifically the sister diocese partnerships between the Diocese of St. Cloud and the Diocese of Homa Bay, Kenya, and the Diocese of Maracay, Venezuela. Delegates from Homa Bay visited the […]
Prolife advocates gathered in front of Planned Parenthood in St. Cloud Sept. 30 for a rally marking the beginning of 40 Days For Life, an internationally coordinated pro-life effort helping local communities end abortion. The St. Cloud campaign began Sept. 27 and runs through Nov. 5. Another rally will be held to mark the end […]
On Sept. 14, Quiet Oaks will celebrate nine years of caring for residents and their families during their 10th annual Autumn Reflections event which aims to raise awareness as well as funds for Quiet Oaks
Bishop Donald Kettler presided at Mass during this year’s Catholic Charities Rural Life Celebration at the Joe and Toni Borgerding farm near Belgrade Aug. 13.
More than 400 people gathered for Breakfast with the Bishop May 3 at the Gorecki Center at the College of St. Benedict in St. Joseph. The fourth annual event was a benefit for the Catholic Foundation’s Catholic Schools Student Scholarship Fund.
St. Boniface School in Cold Spring is remembered by many as it celebrates 100 years of faith-filled education.