With the almost weekly news stories highlighting the impact climate change is having on our planet, we are invited to deeper reflection on our relationship to the earth, to creation, to the environment.
Historian and writer is shares concern in the new book, “The American Spirit,” about our young Americans who historically don’t know who we are or where we’re headed and do not have a sense of where we came from.
The Third Annual Bishop’s Charitable Golf Tournament, held June 19 at Territory Golf Club in St. Cloud, raised a total of $20,000 — up $from 15,500 in 2016. All proceeds from the tournament go to the Catholic Seminarian Education Fund to help with tuition and costs for the diocese’s 18 seminarians. Increasing the total were […]
Patrick Coffin will lead a “Recharge!” one-night parish mission at 6:15 p.m. Saturday, July 22, at St. Paul Church, 304 Sinclair Lewis Ave., Sauk Centre. The event begins at 3 p.m. with confession, followed by Mass at 4 p.m. and a parish chicken dinner at 5 p.m. (pay at the door for the meal). Coffin […]
This August, the Salvation Army in St. Cloud will be providing backpacks and school supplies for 1,400 children. The campaign for donations has already begun. “In 2017, Catholic Charities of the Diocese of St. Cloud will not be hosting a Back to School Supply Drive nor school supply distribution program,” said Steve Pareja, the agency’s […]
Benedictine Sister Tamra Thomas will make her perpetual monastic profession at the 10:30 a.m. Mass Tuesday, July 11, at Sacred Heart Chapel, St. Benedict’s Monastery, St. Joseph. July 11 is the feast day of the order’s founder, St. Benedict. All are invited to attend. Sister Tamra’s family moved to St. Joseph in 1995, and she […]
Our participation in the public square allows us to influence law and policymaking to uphold and pursue the good of every human person which in turn invites us to have opportunities to love our neighbor through the political arena.
Kathy Langer, director of social concerns for Catholic Charities of the Diocese of St. Cloud, will retire Nov. 1, according the agency’s executive director, Deacon Steve Pareja.
The Most Reverend Donald J. Kettler, Bishop of the Diocese of Saint Cloud, makes the following appointments in the Diocese of Saint Cloud effective July 1, 2017: Deacon Larry Sell to diaconal ministry at the Church of Saint James, Jacobs Prairie, and the Church of Saints Peter and Paul, Richmond, while continuing as deacon at […]
St Alexius Parish had its beginning in the St. Cloud Diocese in 1881 at the St. Alexius Priory, which was founded by Benedictine monks of St. John’s Abbey in Collegeville and located near West Union.
The Visitor won 11 awards from the Catholic Press Association of the United States and Canada, including an honorable mention in the “newspaper of the year” category for large-circulation diocesan newspapers.
The Most Reverend Donald J. Kettler, Bishop of the Diocese of Saint Cloud, makes the following appointments in the Diocese of Saint Cloud effective June 10, 2017: Deacon Michael Benda to diaconal ministry at the Church of Saint Augustine, St. Cloud, and the Cathedral of Saint Mary, St. Cloud. Deacon Daniel Dullinger to diaconal ministry […]