The Christmas season begins with vigil Masses on Christmas Eve and concludes on the Feast of the Baptism of the Lord, Jan. 9.
Local religious communities, cathedral to host Christmas season liturgies
Looking ahead: Advent opportunities in the diocese
Local religious communities will be hosting a variety of Advent services, programs, retreats, reflections and concerts
Obituary: Benedictine Father Brennan Maiers
Benedictine Father Brennan (Charles) Maiers, 86, died July 22 in the retirement center at St. John’s Abbey, Collegeville. The monks, family, and friends will receive the body on Wednesday, July 27, at 7 p.m. The Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated at 3:30 p.m. Thursday, July 28, in St. John’s Abbey and University Church, with interment in the abbey cemetery.
Travis Spillum makes first vows as monk of St. John’s Abbey
He was born and raised in Little Falls, the son of Jason and Stacy Spillum.
Virtual lecture series explores Minnesota history and culture
“Exploring History and Culture in Central Minnesota – Hill Museum & Manuscript Library” is a free online lecture series that will share about cultures in the state in a unique way: through ancient manuscript traditions.
UPDATED: Guide to Advent services, programs, retreats and concerts
Don’t miss these local opportunities to prepare for the coming of Christ.
St. John’s Abbey to host organ blessing, recital
An organ blessing and recital will take place Saturday, Sept. 18 and Sunday, Sept. 19 at the Abbey Church to officially present the organ, now called the Holtkamp-Pasi pipe organ.
Perham native makes solemn profession as a Benedictine monk
Brother Jacob Berns said the formation process has taught him that monastic life is not just about his own calling.