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Local News Briefs May 2014

Posted by Grace Romanek

Local News BriefsMay 2014 Our Lady of Fatima pilgrim statue schedule

The Duluth Fatima Planning Comittee is hosting a visit of the Fatima Pilgrim Statue to the Duluth Diocese in May. Here are the sites:

May 1 – Cathedral of Our Lady of the Rosary, 2801 E. Fourth St., ... Read More »

Schools Article May 2014

Posted by Grace Romanek

Schools ArticleMay 2014 In small community, volunteers key to Catholic school

By Deanna Jahnz

Catholic schools have a long history of providing students with strong academics, a faithful love for Jesus and a strong foundation to build their future.

This can be traced back to the principals, teachers and ... Read More »

School News Briefs May 2014

Posted by Grace Romanek

School News BriefsMay 2014 St. John students advance to state History Day

The University of Minnesota Duluth held the Regional History Day competition on March 29. St. John’s students from Duluth competed and won a spot at the Minnesota State History Day competition being held on May 3 at ... Read More »

Calendar May 2014

Posted by Grace Romanek

CalendarMay 2014 Liturgical choir concerts

The University of St. Thomas Liturgical Choir is traveling north for the first time in more than a decade and will perform both traditional and non-traditional music of the Mass and the Catholic Church. The performance will be held at the Cathedral of Our ... Read More »

Bishop Paul Sirba: How will you and I share the joy of the Gospel?

Posted by Kyle Eller

Bishop Paul SirbaFiat Voluntas Tua

St. Peter’s Square was filled to overflowing. Rome welcomed millions, including pilgrims from the Diocese of Duluth, Fathers Tony Wroblewski, Richard Kunst, Eric Hastings, Gabriel Waweru and Ryan Moravitz. Possibly billions watched at least part of the ceremony via the media.

To think we ... Read More »

Schools Article April 2014

Posted by Grace Romanek

Schools ArticleApril 2014 Everything else is south…

By Dawn FleslandMy mother was recently on vacation in Nevada and ran into another Minnesotan while there. “Which town are you from?” she asked the new acquaintance.

“Northern Minnesota,” the woman replied.

“Me too, are you from The Falls?” exclaimed my mom. ... Read More »

Schools News Briefs April 2014

Posted by Grace Romanek

School News BriefsApril 2014 Open houses

Catholic schools in the Diocese of Duluth currently have or will soon have registration open houses for students for the 2014-15 school year. Contact your local Catholic school for registration information. Catholic schools in the Diocese of Duluth are:

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

Local Life News Briefs April 2014

Posted by Grace Romanek

Local Life News BriefsApril 2014 Feminists for Life speaker coming to St. Scholastica

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Racial justice and women’s advocate Joyce McCauley-Benner will lecture about the need for resources and support for pregnant and parenting students, especially those who become pregnant through sexual assault. McCauley-Benner, a Feminists for ... Read More »

Local News Briefs April 2014

Posted by Grace Romanek

Local News BriefsApril 2014 Divine Mercy Sunday celebrations scheduled at area parishes

Divine Mercy Sunday celebrations will take place at the following parishes on April 27.

Cloquet: Queen of Peace Church, 102 Fourth St.; (218) 879-6793; 3 p.m. to 4 p.m. Exposition of the Blessed Sacrament, Divine Mercy Chaplet, ... Read More »

Calendar April 2014

Posted by Grace Romanek

CalendarApril 2014 Adoration

The clustered parishes of Immaculate Heart Church, Crosslake, and St. Emily’s Church, Emily, will have perpetual adoration in the chapel at Immaculate Heart during the remaining weeks of Lent. Exposition will continue until 6 p.m. April 16. Tuna pizza fundraiser

During Lent a special tuna pizza ... Read More »