Leroy Hanisch loves a good practical joke. And he especially likes to play them on his parish priest. About 10 years ago, he sawed a car in half and placed it in a large puddle of water in the parking lot of his parish — St. Mary, Help of Christians Parish in St. Augusta — […]
In 1861, Luxemburg School District #36 was created. The school was called the Luxemburg School. The schoolhouse was built on parish grounds even though it was a district school. It accommodated 16 students and one teacher. In 1903, a new school was built to accommodate the growing numbers. In 1951 the school became a Catholic […]
The National Catholic Youth Choir, directed by André Heywood, celebrates its 18th season with two appearances in the St. Cloud Diocese.
St. Cloud Bishop Donald Kettler has selected a team of 10 delegates from the diocese to join him at the Convocation of Catholic Leaders July 1-4 in Orlando, Florida.
Bishop Donald Kettler will preside at a holy hour from 7 p.m. to 8 p.m. Monday, June 26, at St. Mary’s Cathedral in St. Cloud as part of the commemoration of the Fortnight for Freedom.
“Fragmented Beauty” is the subject of a new exhibition at the Hill Museum and Manuscript Library at St. John’s University in Collegeville featuring manuscript fragments of European and non-European origin that span over 1,500 years.
BBE parishes small group named, “BBE Neighbors in Christ,” is part of the initiative to serve the community by coordinating community-wide education nights featuring local experts on the topics of mental health, addiction, and depression and anxiety as part of their ministry.
This summer parish communities across the St. Cloud Diocese are offering “Totus Tuus” summer youth programs for youth in grades one through 12 from Sunday evening until Friday noon.
Past employees, clients and others connected to Catholic Charities’ St. Cloud Children’s Home gathered June 11 to celebrate a point of transition and celebrate the legacy of the Children’s Home as it looks to the future.
Father Nicholas Zimmer will celebrate the 60th anniversary of his ordination to the priesthood with a Mass at 10:30 a.m. Sunday, June 18, at Sts. Peter and Paul Parish in Braham. A picnic in handicapped-accessible Zimmer Hall will follow the Mass. The Mass and picnic also will honor parochial vicar Father Gabriel Walz, who will […]