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Social media efforts for the Eucharistic Procession

Posted by Kyle Eller

As we approach Saturday’s historic Eucharistic Procession honoring the 125th anniversary of the Diocese of Duluth, there’s a 21st century piece of the puzzle you should know: the social media hashtag for the event, ‪#‎duluthcatholic125‬.

As you’re processing, if you see something beautiful or edifying or interesting, snap a ... Read More »

Here’s detailed information about the 125th diocesan anniversary Eucharistic Procession Sept. 12

Posted by Kyle Eller

The Northern Cross The Eucharistic Procession honoring the 125th anniversary of the Diocese of Duluth is nearly upon us. It is Sept. 12. Following are the main details you need to know. Route The route begins at the Cathedral of Our Lady of the Rosary (2830 E. Fourth St.) ... Read More »

Bishop Sirba: Recent, upcoming events show the Eucharist is ‘source and summit of our faith’

Posted by Kyle Eller

The Eucharist is the foretaste of the wedding feast of the Lamb in the heavenly Jerusalem (1 Corinthians 11:20; Revelation 19:9). The sacrament is called by a number of names to express different aspects of this inestimable gift. It is called “the Eucharist,” because it is an action of ... Read More »

Labor Day Statement 2015 from the U.S. Conference of Catholic Bishops

Posted by Kyle Eller

  Archbishop Thomas G. Wenski of Miami,of the U.S. Conference of Catholic Bishops Committee on Domestic Justice and Human Development, citing Pope Francis, wrote in this year’s Labor Day statement that the issue of a living wage is directly connected to issues of family that are getting so much ... Read More »

Media coverage of pope's gesture on confession causing confusion

Posted by Kyle Eller

Yesterday, Pope Francis announced that during the Year of Mercy, which runs from Dec. 8, 2015 to Nov. 20, 2016, he is granting all priests “the discretion to absolve of the sin of abortion those who have procured it and who, with contrite heart, seek forgiveness for it.” You ... Read More »

Bishop Paul Sirba: Come walk with Jesus Sept. 12 for our 125th anniversary

Posted by Kyle Eller

Consider yourself invited! We are preparing for a great day. The celebration of “125 Years, Our Story, Our Faith” culminates with a Eucharistic Procession from the Cathedral of Our Lady of the Rosary to the Duluth Entertainment and Convention Center (DECC).

Every person is important and everyone is invited ... Read More »

Here’s Pope Francis’ schedule for the Jubilee of Mercy

Posted by Kyle Eller

Catholic News Agency/EWTN News — Twelve prominent events, each with the participation of Pope Francis, have been scheduled in Rome for the upcoming Jubilee of Mercy, and CNA was able to glance at details of their programs.

The 12 big events of the Jubilee of Mercy will be: 24 ... Read More »

Liz Hoefferle: Aim for more than just avoiding sin; cultivate virtue

Posted by Kyle Eller

A ninth-grade class religious education class was learning about the moral teachings of the church when one of the inquisitive students wanted to know, “How far can I go before it’s a sin?”

While the student’s concern about avoiding sin is certainly commendable, the purpose of our lives is ... Read More »

Father Richard Kunst: With St. James, tradition bumps into political correctness

Posted by Kyle Eller

As significant the Twelve Apostles are to the Christian faith, we know so little about them. Even the book in the Bible known as the Acts of the Apostles is a misnomer, because it’s really only about one of the original Twelve (Peter) and the late-comer Paul.

What we ... Read More »

Kyle Eller: Laudato Si’ reminds: Save the awe, joy that gives glory to God

Posted by Kyle Eller

Ever since I was a child I can remember the feeling I get looking at a wooded hill or stream or lake. Even riding along in the backseat of a car along a familiar road, I would sometimes stare out the window looking at a wooded area, thinking of ... Read More »