The parish was founded in 1891 with 37 families. Sts. Peter and Paul currently has 183 families with a total of 443 members. The information below comes from Jeanne Illies, a parishioner who compiled the parish’s 100th anniversary book, and Kim Derichs, one of the parish’s secretaries. Q: What is the most interesting facet of […]
The day includes confessions and Mass. Bishop Donald Kettler, who will be a full participant for the day, will celebrate Mass.
A new bell tower and cross were installed June 16 at the St. Cloud Children’s Home, a program of Catholic Charities of the Diocese of St. Cloud. They replaced an old tower and cross, from 1924, that were heavily damaged in a storm Oct. 7, 2015.
The goal of Project H.E.A.L. — which stands for “health, education, access, link” — is to overcome the barriers to health care for the under-served population of Central Minnesota.
Bishop Donald Kettler will ordain two new priests at 10:30 a.m. June 18 at St. Mary’s Cathedral in St. Cloud: Deacon Matthew Langager of Alexandria and Deacon Doug Liebsch of Long Prairie.
A prayer service has been planned for June 16 at Christ Church Newman Center in St. Cloud to honor the memory of Earl H. Potter III, the president of St. Cloud State University, who died in a tragic car accident June 13. The service, which begins at noon, will include prayer, Scripture and song. People […]
The doors opened June 13 from 8 a.m. to 8 p.m. Parish leaders were on site all day to answer questions and welcome visitors.
The Visitor won six awards from the Catholic Press Association of the United States and Canada, including an honorable mention for “general excellence” in the large-circulation diocesan newspaper category.
On June 4, Bishop Donald Kettler ordained two permanent deacons, Hans Michael Froslee and Christopher Goenner, and one transitional deacon, seminarian Derek Wiechmann, at St. Mary’s Cathedral in St. Cloud. Read more about the new deacons in The Visitor.
St. Thomas Parish was founded in 1891. There are currently 90 households in the parish. The information below is from Kristi Bivens, pastoral associate. Q: What is the most interesting facet of your church building? A: We have four beautiful altars. Three of the altars were purchased from the E. Hackner Company of La Crosse, […]
The “Fishers of Men” Fish-a-thon, a new family event for all ages to support seminarians in the diocese, is set to begin at noon, Friday, July 8. The Fish-a-thon is sponsored by the Catholic Foundation for the Diocese of Saint Cloud. “Everyone in the diocese can participate because they will fish in the lake or […]