Pilgrimage Site Profile: Crosier Fathers and Brothers — Holy Cross Priory Church

Pope Francis declared an Extraordinary Year of Mercy beginning Dec. 8, 2015, and ending Nov. 20, 2016. In addition to designating shrines within the St. Cloud Diocese as places of pilgrimage, Bishop Donald Kettler has encouraged parishioners to pray with the diocese’s religious communities during this Holy Year of Mercy. The Visitor introduced a pilgrimage […]

Diocesan Pastoral Council prepares for Life and Dignity Sunday in October

The Diocesan Pastoral Council discussed how to help parishes in the diocese engage in Life and Dignity Sunday, set for the weekend of Oct. 22-23. Parishioners will be encouraged to register that weekend for the Catholic Advocacy Network, an online resource that informs Minnesota Catholics about the responsibilities of faithful citizenship, while also providing them […]