Here are just a few stories of local folks who have been impacted, and in turn, have an impact on others, because of the generous donors who support the Annual Appeal.
Seminarian Thomas Skaja is grateful for the support from the Bishop’s Annual Appeal and for all of the donations received for priestly vocations and other ministries in the Diocese of St. Cloud.
Bishop’s Annual Appeal helps to ensure that good formation will enable lay ministers to lead and perform the tasks of ministry confidently.
The Bishop’s Annual Appeal provides parish secretaries with diocesan staff who can answer their questions and facilitate a support network so they can give their best to their parish community.
On March 2-3, the parishes of our diocese will observe Safe Haven Sunday, an initiative to raise awareness about the harmful impacts of pornography and how families can make their homes a safe haven for everyone.
The Bishop’s Annual Appeal supports ministries that promote the Church’s teachings on marriage, family and the dignity of all life.