Father Ken Thielman, 90, was honored Oct. 3 with CentraCare’s LaGratitude 2019 Service to the Foundation Award at the River’s Edge Convention Center, St. Cloud.
Pope Francis acknowledged the shame and frustration felt by priests who are discouraged by the actions of fellow clergy members who betrayed the trust of their flock through sexual abuse and abuse of conscience and power.
Three men were ordained to the priesthood June 15 at St. Mary’s Cathedral.
When Pascal Siakam was in his young teens attending a minor seminary in Cameroon — and mostly playing soccer in his free time — he likely never imagined he’d be playing in the NBA Finals.
Priests of the diocese who are celebrating jubilees of 40, 50 and 55 years look at their vocations.
National survey offers insight into the 2019 ordination class.
Eight men will be ordained in June at St. Mary’s Cathedral — three to the priesthood, three to the transitional diaconate and two to the permanent diaconate.
Deacon Seraphim Wirth, a Franciscan Brother of Peace, will be ordained to the priesthood at 10 a.m. Saturday, May 25, at the Cathedral of St. Paul in St. Paul.