DIOCESE OF SAINT CLOUD

VOICE OF HOPE

HEART OF MERCY

HANDS OF JUSTICE

DIOCESE OF SAINT CLOUD

HEART OF MERCY • VOICE OF HOPE • HANDS OF JUSTICE

Our Mission

We, the people of God of the Diocese of Saint Cloud, in union with the Universal Church,
believe in and proclaim the presence of Jesus Christ in our world.

Our mission is to be His heart of mercy,
voice of hope, and hands of justice.

From the Diocese

The Church of God is convoked in Synod. With this convocation, Pope Francis invites the whole Church to question itself on synodality: a decisive theme for the life and mission of the Church.

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Latest News

  • Priest calls winners of Christmas contest ‘missionaries through their art’Priest calls winners of Christmas contest ‘missionaries through their art’
    Twenty-four elementary school-age students won this year's contest and their artwork will be on display at the national shrine throughout the Advent and Christmas seasons. The post Priest calls winners of Christmas contest ‘missionaries through their art’ appeared first on The Central Minnesota Catholic.
  • Organizaciones católicas rechazan restauración de ‘Quédate en México’Organizaciones católicas rechazan restauración de ‘Quédate en México’
    El 3 de diciembre, frente a la Casa Blanca, un grupo numeroso de religiosas y simpatizantes gritaban a pocos metros de la residencia del presidente, pidiéndole poner fin a una política de la era de Donald Trump que no deja a ciertos migrantes entrar al país. The post Organizaciones católicas…
  • Papa en Atenas: El poder de Dios se revela en el amorPapa en Atenas: El poder de Dios se revela en el amor
    Dios el todopoderoso casi siempre elige a las personas menos poderosas y los lugares más desolados para revelar el poder de su amor, dijo el papa Francisco. The post Papa en Atenas: El poder de Dios se revela en el amor appeared first on The Central Minnesota Catholic.
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Diocese of Saint Cloud TV Mass

Our diocesan televised Mass reaches nearly all households in our diocese through network programming each Sunday morning. This Mass is a wonderful opportunity for our home bound parishioners to enjoy their faith with the Diocese of Saint Cloud. Those who can’t watch the Mass on television are invited to view it online. This ministry is fully supported by donations and through the Bishop’s Annual Appeal. Get viewing information or watch the online TV Mass>

CONVERSATIONS ON AUDIO

Minnesota Catholic Podcast is a series of conversations which covers three areas of interest. The “Heart of Mercy” minute, is a series of podcasts with St. Cloud Bishop Donald Kettler. “Hands of Justice” is a series of podcasts featuring local speakers discussing social issues impacting Catholic culture today. And “Voices of Hope” features guests from across the globe to our own backyard, who bring with them stories of hope, inspiration and wisdom. This show is made possible through the Bishop’s Annual Appeal for the Diocese of St. Cloud, Minnesota.

What is the Emmaus Institute?

The Emmaus Institute for Ministry Formation is a four-year intellectual and ministerial formation program for lay leadership ministry and potential Latino/Hispanic diaconal candidates from the Diocese of Saint Cloud, in partnership with Saint John’s School of Theology and Seminary. Its purpose is to create well-formed ministers who will serve the mission of the Gospel in their families, parishes, and wider communities throughout the diocese. Read more>