The February 2016 archive of Daily News

Fish Fries 2016

Posted by Kyle Eller

Here are some of the area fish fries taking place at parishes in the Diocese of Duluth during Lent. February 12: Queen of Peace (Cloquet); St. Francis (Brainerd). February 19: St. John, St. Raphael (Duluth); St. Francis (Brainerd). February 26: Cathedral, St. Benedict, St. Raphael (Duluth); St. Francis (Brainerd). ... Read More »

Father Richard Kunst: The Year of Mercy and the unforgivable sin

Posted by Kyle Eller

As I wrote in the December edition of The Northern Cross, the Holy Year that Pope Francis called for 2016 is a pretty big deal. The tradition of Holy Years has been around for more than 700 years, and the fact that the current one is not in the ... Read More »

Father Paul Larson — ‘one of our diocesan characters’ — dies unexpectedly

Posted by Kyle Eller

“Father Paul, or ‘Parson Larson,’ as we sometimes called him, was one of our diocesan characters,” said Father William Graham, in Father Paul J. Larson’s funeral homily at Blessed Sacrament Church in Hibbing Jan. 25. “Often, when Paul would speak or even just appear, one of us priests would ... Read More »

Bishop Paul Sirba: Here are some special opportunities for confession, mercy

Posted by Kyle Eller

 Woven into the fabric of this life’s Lent is the need for mercy. Always this is so, but Pope Francis is asking us to learn the meaning of mercy by tasting it. An example of lived mercy was the recent day of Prayer and Reparation for a Culture of ... Read More »

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