Students learn how to be ‘good digital citizens’

As part of its efforts during Catholic Schools Week, Cathedral High School in St. Cloud welcomed speaker Dave Eisenmann, the director of instructional technology and media services at Minnetonka Public Schools, to engage students in his presentation, “Being a Good Digital Citizen.” Eisenmann talked with students Feb. 2 about cyberbullying and harassment, sexting, the dangers […]

Prayer team offers help with inner healing

Above: Father Greg Paffel, priest director of the St. Cloud Jesus Heals team, prays with Alecia Kabore and her daughter, Zola, following the Fraternity of Priests Mass for Healing Feb. 8 at St. Mary’s Cathedral in St. Cloud. Jesus Heals team member Debbie Blickenstaff of Perham assists. Photo by Kristi Anderson / The Visitor About […]

Conference offers men faith, fellowship and a challenge to deepen their spiritual lives

For years, men have been gathering together for the annual Men’s Conference sponsored by the diocesan Office of Marriage and Family and the Office of Multicultural Ministries to deepen their spiritual life, share camaraderie and learn how to better become men of faith. The day includes prayer, speakers, workshops, an opportunity for confession, a shared […]

Comfort the Sorrowful: Couples’ grief deepens compassion for others experiencing loss

Jim Wenner is well trained in the funeral home business. For more than 150 years, his family has owned and operated funeral homes in the Cold Spring and Richmond areas. Ever since he could walk, he remembers watching his father direct funerals and offer solace to grieving families. While earning his bachelor’s degree in biology […]