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Calendar of Events - June 2018

Posted by Grace Romanek

The Northern Cross - June 2018 Calendar of Events

Communion and Liberation

Duluth Communion and Liberation School of Community meets every Friday evening at 7 p.m. at different locations in the Duluth area. Prayer, singing, sharing experiences, what’s been discovered, and concludes with a potluck. The community is a ... Read More »

Local News In Brief - June 2018

Posted by Grace Romanek

The Northern Cross - June 2018 Local News In Brief

Open house for Father Weiss

Father Jerry Weiss is retiring after 40 years of service in the Diocese of Duluth. To celebrate, there will be a picnic open house on Sunday, June 24, from 11:30 a.m. to 3 p.m. ... Read More »

Priest Jubilees - June 2018

Posted by Grace Romanek

The Northern Cross - June 2018 Jubilees

15 Years

Father Michael Schmitz

Father Michael Schmitz was ordained to the priesthood by Bishop Dennis Schnurr at the Cathedral of Our Lady of the Rosary in Duluth on June 6, 2003.

Father Schmitz attended Brainerd High School. He attended St. John ... Read More »

Life News in Brief - June 2018

Posted by Grace Romanek

The Northern Cross - June 2018 Life News In Brief

Together for Life raises funds for maternity home

Father Nick Nelson was the Master of Ceremonies for more than 200 guests at the seventh annual Together for Life banquet at Greysolon Plaza April 29. Sixteen local culture of life ... Read More »

School Article: Five scholarship winners

Posted by Grace Romanek

The Northern Cross - June 2018 Five scholarship winners show why teaching is worth it

Guest Columnist: Gabe Johnson

Last year, Assumption Catholic School began a senior scholarship program to award area seniors that went to ACS when they were younger. Generous donors contribute annually to allow us to help ... Read More »

School News in Brief - June 2018

Posted by Grace Romanek

The Northern Cross - June 2018 School News in Brief

Registration opening

Catholic schools in the diocese are accepting registrations for the 2018-19 school year. To find out more contact the Catholic school in your area.

Brainerd: St. Francis of the Lakes School, 817 Juniper St., 56401; (218) 829-2344; ... Read More »

Calendar of Events - May 2018

Posted by Grace Romanek

The Northern Cross - May 2018 Calendar of Events

Communion and Liberation school community

Duluth Communion and Liberation School of Community meets every Friday evening at 7 p.m. at different locations in the Duluth area. Prayer, singing, sharing experiences, what’s been discovered, and concludes with a potluck. The community ... Read More »

Local News In Brief - May 2018

Posted by Grace Romanek

The Northern Cross - May 2018 Local News in Brief

Memorial Day Mass

Memorial Day Mass at Calvary Cemetery in Duluth has become a tradition for many. This year, Bishop Paul Sirba will celebrate Mass at 10 a.m. Monday, May 28. Please bring your own chair. The event will ... Read More »

Obituary - May 2018

Posted by Grace Romanek

The Northern Cross - May 2018 Obituary

Dominican Sister Rosemary Ferguson

Sister Rosemary Ferguson, formerly known as Mother Laurence Edward Ferguson, died on April 17 at the Dominican Life Center in Adrian, Michigan. She was 92 years of age and in the 74th year of her religious profession in ... Read More »

Life News In Brief - May 2018

Posted by Grace Romanek

The Northern Cross - May 2018 Life News in Brief

Celebrating Humanae Vitae

Northland Family Programs is celebrating 50 years of “Humanae Vitae,” the encyclical of Blessed Pope Paul VI on the regulation of birth. There will be a live music, family friendly event with inspiring speakers to be ... Read More »