In a gymnasium packed with all her fellow students at All Saints Academy in St. Cloud, third-grader Raegan Lieser was presented May 29 with a framed print of the winning artwork she entered in the Knights of Columbus, “Keep Christ in Christmas” poster contest.
El espíritu enérgico de las más de 200 personas que se reunieron en Alexandria el 13 y 14 de Abril para el V Encuentro Regional capturó el corazón del obispo de St. Cloud, Donald Kettler: “El evento fue uno de los más destacados del año para él”, dijo durante una presentación en la reunión.
Seven Catholic adults from around the Diocese of St. Cloud will be confirmed by Bishop Donald Kettler during the 5 p.m. Mass May 19, the vigil of Pentecost, at St. Mary’s Cathedral in St. Cloud.
Kendra Sobania began playing the violin when she was just 5 years old. Her mother, Monique Sobania, encouraged her daughter to take lessons at the St. Francis Music Center in Little Falls, a ministry sponsored by the Franciscan sisters. Now she will perform a benefit concert for the center June 3 in Little Falls.
We’ve all heard them — inspiring stories of the Holy Spirit intervening in the lives of ordinary people and causing extraordinary outcomes. In the Bible, these events are called miracles. And, yes, they still happen today.
The moms’ group at St. Boniface Parish in Cold Spring decided to make Mother’s Day about helping other mothers this year.
At the retreat center called Pacem in Terris, which means “Peace on Earth,” guests spend time alone with God, following Christ’s example of finding a place where he could be alone to pray.
The Alexandria gathering included people from the U.S. church’s Region VIII, which covers Minnesota and North and South Dakota.
Big Brothers Big Sisters of Central Minnesota, a mentoring network, creates lasting impact for local kids and families.
“Faith is something where you know there are still question marks in your life but you kind of have that peace about you to do something bold,” Aaron Romportl said, after he proposed to Kayleigh Kloncz of Christ Our Light’s north campus in Princeton.