The Northern Cross

Kyle Eller: The holiness of the church in an age of scandal

Posted by Kyle Eller

Every Sunday, when we gather at Mass, we say the Nicene Creed and profess our faith in “one, holy, catholic and apostolic Church” (emphasis added).

Likewise, at each Mass, before the Eucharistic prayer, we pray asking God to accept the sacrifice at the priest’s hands for the praise and ... Read More »

Editorial: Catholics at the Capitol is a great step

Posted by Kyle Eller

As officials with the Minnesota Catholic Conference have frequently reminded us, we are tempted to focus so much attention on national politics that state and local government — areas where we can make big differences for the common good acting as “faithful citizens” — get overlooked.

We have also ... Read More »

Horn brings winsome apologetics to Men’s Conference

Posted by Kyle Eller

By Kyle EllerThe Northern Cross

Well-known Catholic apologist Trent Horn drew a crowd for the sixth annual Men of Faith conference, held at Marshall School March 4. The attendance — the highest since the inaugural event — was 380, with about 50 walk-ins. Well-known radio apologist and author Trent ... Read More »

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 »