The April 2015 archive of Daily News

Minnesota beer company celebrates 15 years of feeding the hungry

Posted by Kyle Eller

In the purchase and subsequent consumption of what’s playfully dubbed “Irish Holy Water,” fans of Finnegans beer are feeding the hungry in Minnesota, which has included clients of Catholic Charities in the past.

Since its beginning 15 years ago, the Minneapolis-based beer company has centered its business model on ... Read More »

Bishop Paul Sirba: We’ll have lots of opportunities to reflect on mercy

Posted by Kyle Eller

Pope Francis is promulgating a special Holy Year on the virtue that ‘changes the world’

The joy of the Gospel of Easter fills our world. May the risen Lord make us living witnesses of his saving love! Happy Easter!

Pope Francis will formally announce the celebration of an “extraordinary ... Read More »

Humility is key to understanding Easter, sharing its joy, pope says

Posted by Kyle Eller

To enter Christ’s empty tomb like the disciples and see that he has risen, Christians today also must “bend down,” Pope Francis said in his Easter message.

“Love has triumphed over hatred. Life has conquered death. Light has dispelled the darkness,” he told tens of thousands of rain-drenched pilgrims ... Read More »