Past employees, clients and others connected to Catholic Charities’ St. Cloud Children’s Home gathered June 11 to celebrate a point of transition and celebrate the legacy of the Children’s Home as it looks to the future.
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.
Sound values underlie the conversion story “Before I Fall” (Open Road). But the path toward its positive conclusion takes twists and turns that will give the parents of targeted teens pause in considering whether their kids should travel it.
For Catholic Schools Week, Rockhouse studio welcomed Catholic school students for recording session for a fundraiser CD.
Sixth-, seventh- and eighth-grade students competed in the Catholic Community Schools Spelling Bee held at Cathedral High School on Jan. 20.
Pro-life advocates gathered Jan. 22 at the Minnesota State Capitol for the 44th March for Life. The annual event, sponsored by Minnesota Citizens Concerned for Life, marks the anniversary of the U.S. Supreme Court’s Jan. 22, 1973, Roe v. Wade and Doe v. Bolton decisions and commemorates the lives lost to abortion. Parishioners from around […]
Youth from the parishes in Freeport, New Munich and St. Rosa spent a Saturday afternoon and evening bringing holiday cheer to people in need.
St. Mary of Mount Carmel Church in Long Prairie was filled to capacity Dec. 11 to celebrate the feast of Our Lady of Guadalupe, which is Dec. 12. Children of the parish started off the festive event, gathering around the statue of Mary singing and offering flowers. After Mass, parishioners stayed to watch a re-enactment […]
In celebration of National Vocation Awareness Week, priests, seminarians, deacons and religious gathered Nov. 10 for a Mass at St. Mary’s Cathedral to show support and pray for vocations for the Diocese of St. Cloud.
The Catholic Church is one of the most culturally diverse institutions in the United States and Catholic institutions and ministries need to adapt and prepare for growing diversity, said a report presented to the country’s bishops Nov. 15.
Mike Patin was the main presenter for the diocesan Senior High Youth Rally Oct. 30 at St. John’s University in Collegeville. Patin — a national speaker and retreat leader, author, youth ministry leader and adjunct faculty member at the Notre Dame Seminary Graduate School of Theology in New Orleans — recently spent several days in the St. Cloud Diocese to lead presentations for youth, young adults, parents, faith formation teachers, youth ministers and parish staff members.