El padre Joe Herzing comenzó el proceso del V Encuentro en las parroquias de Nuestra Señora de Lourdes y Santa María en Little Falls y la Sagrada Familia en Belle Prairie tocando los temas durante la misa y la oración. También se puso en contacto con las Hermanas Franciscanas de Little Falls que han trabajado […]
The parishes of Little Falls and Belle Prairie learned to stay connected and make the effort to be welcoming and open with the Hispanic families in the area.
St. Joseph in Waite Park and St. Michael in St. Cloud held their first Encuentro session, and began the four-year process, parishes are hosting meetings that offer a scriptural basis for engaging with their neighbors.
Loecken became part of the Family Life Bureau Dec. 1, 1974. That was the beginning of 42 years with the office, which has had three name changes over the years.
Catholic listeners in the Perham area now have a low-power FM station — KXPM-LP 100.3. It has a range of eight to 20 miles from the antenna located on the 99-foot steeple of St. Henry Church in Perham. Previously the area was not served by a Catholic radio station. “The ‘KX’ of the station’s call […]
Contributions to the Bishop’s Annual Appeal have reached about $800,000, said Curt Hanson, director of the diocesan Office of Stewardship and Development. “This is ahead of what has been received in previous years at this time,” he said. “The donations are larger — and there are more donations than previously. It is gratifying that people […]
The diocese’s first Hispanic marriage retreat, “Encuentro de Parejas,” was held Sunday, Feb. 14, at St. Mary School and Church in Melrose. The daylong event drew 78 couples from the diocese and as far away as Moorhead, Crookston and Minneapolis. “We have been married 20 years and this was the first time we came to […]