Mission is an adventure with God into a new world. Maryknoll Father Shaun Crumb, whose home parish is Sacred Heart in Glenwood, was ordained in 2015 and is currently serving in China.
Through technology, connections both near and far made the experience what it was supposed to be — a year of learning, growing and stretching for Molly Minnerath, a short term Maryknoll missioner.
While in Minnesota Sept. 20 to Oct. 3, the 16 delegates from Homa Bay, Kenya — a sister diocese to St. Cloud — experienced everything from bowling and four-wheeling to raking leaves and square dancing to beautiful expressions of worship and prayer.
The fourth annual Act-oberfest variety show drew a crowd to the Falls Ballroom in Little Falls Oct. 15. Eleven acts entertained the audience with songs, skits and comedy to raise $4,580 for youth activities in the Diocese of St. Cloud. The show was organized by the Catholic Foundation for the Diocese of St. Cloud. Area […]
Current and retired health care professionals from around the diocese gathered Oct. 8 in the Sacred Heart Chapel of St. Benedict’s Monastery in St. Joseph for a special Mass and blessing with Bishop Donald Kettler. The Mass was held to acknowledge the caring outreach practiced by health care professionals.
The parishes of St. Augustine and St. Mary’s Cathedral hosted an Our Lady of Fatima Centennial Celebration Oct. 13 to honor the 100-year anniversary of the Blessed Virgin Mary’s final apparition to the children of Fatima and the Miracle of the Sun. The event began with a prayer service in the Prayer Garden at St. […]
After more than 10 years as Catholic Charities’ director of social concerns, Kathy Langer said it is “with a tear and a smile” that she will transition into retirement at the end of October.
Representatives from parish social justice teams around the diocese came together Oct. 14 at Seven Dolors Church in Albany to share stories and ideas about bringing communities together to focus on social concerns.
Bishop Donald Kettler and members of the Diocesan Planning Council held a workshop Sept. 25 at Diocesan Ministry Day as part of the ongoing process to determine what actions to take in light of an expected decline in the number of active priests between 2020 and 2030.
In a morning breakout session, Bishop Frank Caggiano shared these nine rules or, more aptly, life lessons he said he has learned in working with youth and young adults.
Keynote speaker Bishop Frank Caggiano’s challenge to the more than 800 people who gathered for Diocesan Ministry Day: to dedicate themselves to the work of missionary discipleship.