St. Katharine Drexel Parish in Ramsey, Minnesota, is organizing the annual Pedal Pilgrimage starting and ending at Assumption (Grasshopper) Chapel in Cold Spring. Bicyclers will gather at 4 p.m., Aug. 15 — the Solemnity of the Assumption of the Blessed Virgin Mary — for prayer at the base of Chapel Hill in Cold Spring and […]
Join Patrick Coffin at 7 p.m. Saturday, Aug. 13, at St. Michael Church, 1036 Co. Rd. 4, St. Cloud, for “Recharge!,” a one-night mission focused on “Coming Back to Church, Even If You Go Every Sunday.” Coffin is the author and host of the national radio show “Catholic Answers Live.” A question-and-answer session and book […]
While the parish’s Catholic roots in Sauk Rapids date back to the 1850s, the first Mass was celebrated July 14, 1918, and the parish was officially incorporated May 1, 1919.
Benedictine Father Edward Vebelun has been named the first ecumenical officer for the Diocese of St. Cloud.
On June 27, Father Tom Mboya arrived in the U.S. from the Diocese of Homa Bay, Kenya. Father John Odero will return to Kenya in September.
Father Nicholas Landsberger’s love for gardening made a life-changing impact on one young man from Lastrup.
Tricia, Nikki and Briana Walz, three sisters from St. Peter Parish in St. Cloud, are making their way to Krakow, Poland, to attend World Youth Day July 26-31 with 2 million other young Catholics.
Father LeRoy Scheierl returned June 29 from a fishing trip to an old Hudson’s Bay Company trading post in northwestern Ontario. The trip combined his favorite things — being immersed in history, celebrating Mass in a unique location and an enjoyable fishing experience.
More progress is being made toward the implementation of the new Catholic Community Schools system in the St. Cloud metro area. The CCS board of directors met for the first time in May to talk about initial priorities and elect officers. The board convened again June 8 in St. Cloud. “We are working together to […]