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.
For Catholic Schools Week, Rockhouse studio welcomed Catholic school students for recording session for a fundraiser CD.
Students from St. Cloud area Catholic schools gathered in the North Gym at Cathedral High School Feb. 1 for a Catholic Schools Week Mass with Bishop Donald Kettler. Campus ministry students from Cathedral High School and St. John’s Prep School planned the event, which drew more than 2,000 students.
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 […]
For the past five years, a small group of parishioners have been bringing that tradition to Sacred Heart Parish in Sauk Rapids. The St. Arnold Society meets monthly at the parish to brew, taste and talk about beer.
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 […]
Youth from Holy Cross Church in Butler raised money to invest in microloans that will help people in developing countries start their own businesses.
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.
Pets and their people gathered outside Sacred Heart Church in Sauk Rapids Oct. 2 to celebrate the feast of St. Francis with a blessing. After a short prayer service, Father Ralph Zimmerman blessed each animal. The feast, which is Oct. 4, celebrates the life of St. Francis, who was born in the 12th century and […]