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Fulwiler: Authentic Catholic womanhood ‘looks like you’

Posted by Kyle Eller

By Kris JarockiFor The Northern Cross

What is the “right” way to live Catholic womanhood? That is the question more than 500 women heard answered by Catholic convert and SiriusXM radio host Jennifer Fulwiler at the fifth annual Women of Faith Conference, sponsored by the Diocese of Duluth and ... Read More »

Calendar of Events - April 2017

Posted by Grace Romanek

The Northern Cross - April 2017 Calendar of Events

Fish fry (Duluth)

A fish fry dinner at St. Benedict’s Church, 1419 St. Benedict St., Duluth, prepared by St. Benedict’s Knights of Columbus, will be held Friday, April 7, from 4:30 p.m. to 7 p.m. Adult $9, children 5 to ... Read More »

Local News in Brief - April 2017

Posted by Grace Romanek

The Northern Cross - April 2017 Local News in Brief

Chrism Mass set for April 10

The Diocese of Duluth will celebrate the Chrism Mass on Monday, April 10, at 5:30 p.m. at the Cathedral of Our Lady of the Rosary, 2801 E. Fourth St., Duluth. At the Chrism ... Read More »

School Article: Gallery of Gratitude - April 2017

Posted by Grace Romanek

The Northern Cross - April 2017 Gallery of Gratitude helps teach the most important lesson

Teresa MatetichGuest columnist

The last two weeks of February and the first half of March can find us “in the doldrums” at school. The novelty, last autumn, of being in a new grade level ... Read More »

School News in Brief - April 2017

Posted by Grace Romanek

The Northern Cross - April 2017 School News in Brief

Registration beginning

Catholic schools in the Diocese of Duluth have begun accepting registrations for the 2017-18 school year. Call the school in your local area to find out about their open house and registration information.

Brainerd: St. Francis of ... Read More »

Life News in Brief - April 2017

Posted by Grace Romanek

The Northern Cross - April 2017 Life News in Brief

Together for Life Banquet set for April 30

The sixth annual Together for Life Banquet will be held Sunday, April 30, from 5 p.m. to 8 p.m. at the Greysolon Ballroom, 231 East Superior Street, Duluth. The banquet is ... Read More »

President search underway for new unified school

Posted by Kyle Eller

The Northern Cross

The search for the first president of the newly unified school, Stella Maris Academy, is accepting applications. A faith-filled and Christ-centered Catholic leader is being sought to serve the students, families, faculty, and community as the 125 year history of Catholic education in Duluth enters a ... Read More »

New name unveiled for Duluth Catholic school

Posted by Kyle Eller

The Northern Cross

The new unified Catholic school in Duluth has a new name: Stella Maris Academy. Bishop Paul Sirba announced the name on March 31.

“After careful consideration and prayer, like St. Peter in the Acts of the Apostles, I trusted the Lord to help us choose from ... Read More »

Minnesota diocese files to reorganize under U.S. Bankruptcy Code

Posted by Kyle Eller

Catholic News Service

A third Minnesota diocese has filed for reorganization under Chapter 11 of the U.S. Bankruptcy Code.

Bishop John M. LeVoir of New Ulm said March 3 he asked diocesan attorneys to take the action in response to the enactment of the 2013 Minnesota Child Victims Act, ... Read More »

School plans are moving forward

Posted by Kyle Eller

The Northern Cross

After Bishop Paul Sirba approved the “Called To Be One” plan for Catholic education in the city of Duluth in January, uniting the city’s Catholic schools into a single school with multiple campuses, some of the first stages he identified toward implementing the plan were finding ... Read More »