This year’s National Vocation Awareness Week allows me to highlight the remarkable health of the seminaries that form our future priests.
At Bishop Donald Kettler’s request, diocesan staff have been visioning new ways to be missionary disciples — to go out to the peripheries and share the Gospel.
Tell The Visitor about a Christmas ornament or Christmas decoration that is particularly meaningful to you or your family.
Joanna Cannon’s new, second novel “Three Things About Elsie,” is an enjoyable read about friendship and life in a retirement home, with some mystery and suspense mixed in.
Father Bernard Kahlhamer, 87, died Oct. 17 at Highland Senior Living in Little Falls. A Mass of Christian Burial was celebrated Oct. 20 at St. Joseph Church, Pierz, with Bishop Donald Kettler officiating. Burial was at St. John’s Cemetery in Lastrup.
Deacon Fred St. Jean is retiring after 35 years of ordained ministry with St. Andrew Parish in Elk River.
Brenda Kresky, diocesan planning director, unveiled a preliminary draft of the 2019 pastoral plan at the annual clergy conference.
St. Oscar Romero and Dorothy Day were leaders who Catholics can look to modeled faithful citizenship.
When you find yourself succumbing to routine in your ministry of Communion, then it is time to refocus on the significance of the actions you are performing.