1. Holy Spirit parish will be hosting two young musicians to assist with Ablaze and to perform at the parish on Saturday January 9 and Sunday, Jan.10. These two sisters will perform at Ablaze! which is on Saturday evening 8-10 pm at St. John Cantius parish. This event is for teenagers and parents are welcome also. There is a Sunday night event at 6:30 pm
targeted to families at Holy Spirit. From the planners: "If your faith
life needs a little shot in the arm, please attend this event, in the
Holy Spirit worship space. If you have ever heard someone say that the
Catholic Church just isn't relevant anymore, invite them."
2.This Sunday, January 10th, the Icebreakers Girls' Hockey team will be hosting a pancake breakfast at the St. Cloud Country Club from 8-11 a.m..
Breakfast will include pancakes, sausages links, scrambled eggs and
beverages. Tickets are $7.00 and can be purchased from any Icebreaker
player or at the door.
3. Annual Cathedral Crusaderette Dance Show:
Cathedral High School Crusaderettes and High School Dance Teams and
Studio Groups from the St. Cloud Area. Don't miss the fabulous Dads and
Guy/Girl Dances! Saturday, January 9, 2016 at 2 pm and 6 pm in the Cathedral HS North Gym. Cost: $8 for Adults and $5 for Students K-12.
for Cathedral's main fundraising event Celebration of Seasons has
started. This event is extremely important to CHS. Money raised at
this event goes directly to support our school's arts, athletics,
activities, and academics. The money is also used to support
scholarships. This year's event will take place on Saturday, April 30th
2016 at the River's Edge Convention Center. We will need your help to
make this event successful. The following are a few things needed..
1. Silent Auction items
2. Live Auction Items
Please contact Nina Steil at 320-257-2143, or firstname.lastname@example.org if you are able to help.
This is an important message from our Bishop:
allegation of past sexual misconduct involving Father Antonio Marfori
has recently been made. Because of that allegation, Bishop Kettler has
asked a Diocesan Response Team to hold listening sessions for the people
of all parishes in which Father Marfori served. There will be
listening sessions on the following dates:
Tuesday, February 2, 2016 - 6:00 pm St. Paul's, Sauk Centre (to be held at Our Lady of Angels due to the remodel project at St. Paul's)
Tuesday, February 2, 2016 - 8:00 pm St. Agnes, Roscoe (with St. Margaret, Lake Henry)
Thursday, February 4, 2016 - 6:30 pm Sts. Peter and Paul, Gilman (with St. Elizabeth, Brennyville and St. Joseph, Morrill)
Tuesday, February 9, 2016 - 7:00 pm Cathedral High School (with St. Francis Xavier, Sartell)
Thursday, February 11, 2016 - 7:00 pm Christ Our Light, Zimmerman
Father Antonio Marfori served in the following parishes:
St. Francis Xavier, Sartell, part-time associate October 1978
Cathedral High School, St. Cloud
1978-1980 St. Paul, Sauk Centre
1980-1984 Post graduate studies
St. Agnes, Roscoe
1985-1993 St. Margaret, Lake Henry (while continuing
at St. Agnes) St. Pius X, Zimmerman
1993-2007 St. Anne,
2007-2008 Canonical Administrator, St. Elizabeth, Brennyville,
Sts. Peter and Paul, Gilman, and St. Joseph, Morrill
2008-2010 Leave of absence (medical)
You are invited to attend any of the above listening sessions. These sessions will have three primary goals:
1. to assure parishoners of Bishop Kettler's support and assistance;
2. to offer a process whereby sexual misconduct issues/concerns can be voiced and discussed;
3. to allow other potential victims the opportunity to come forward and receive assistance and healing.
Diocesan Response Team will be present for any parishioners who wish to
attend. The listening sessions will not be open to the news media.